Former minister for transport Leo Varadkar (left): The Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport has issued a marine notice with details of the beacon safety recall. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

(...) (EPIRBs) in the Irish fishing and sailing fleets have been warned that the units may not work in(...)

(...) during a storm at sea, when the boat she and her father were sailing capsized. They presume she drowned(...)

Robert O’Leary helming Jeroboam (left) to the overall lead of the J109 EuroCup in the first race at Cork Week 2010 in Crosshaven. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport

Small is beautiful has become the new byword for one of the world’s best known sailing regattas(...)

Tom Walsh: “Within weeks of listing it online, we were being bombarded with bookings.” Photograph: Conor Buckley

(...) hasn’t been all plain sailing however. As with many other companies, Staycity saw some its plans put(...)

Trained eye: Rosita Boland with the carved wooden box and tin-plate trains she purchased with her €100. Photograph: Alan Betson

(...) of the box and wipe my hot, panicked brow with it. I buy a little 1950s bowl with a sailing boat on(...)

The 19th-century building in Baltimore, Co Cork, which housed Ireland’s oldest international sailing school, the Glenans Irish Sailing Club, from 1969 until its closure last year

(...)-century building which housed Ireland’s oldest international sailing school. The move is against the wishes of the(...)

Shot from Boo George's latest campaign for Emporio Armani shot on Dollymount strand

(...) departure point for fishermen sailing to the North Sea fishing fields to make their fortunes the hard way(...)

Spot the coconut shells behind the bar at Ranahan’s of Askeaton? That’s art.

(...),with a liberal Franciscan friary here and ships sailing in from Spain and France,” says curator Michele(...)

By-the-wind sailors: not true jellyfish at all. Illustration: Michael Viney

(...) northern Atlantic, where winds twist eastwards in rotation of Earth’s atmosphere, it is most often the left-sailing(...)

Ray Byrne and Jane English. Photograph; Dara Mac Dónaill Ray Byrne and Jane English. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

(...) a sailing centre, asked us to get involved and that became Wineport Lodge. I didn’t anticipate it(...)