Scaffolding surrounds the 16th century O’Flaherty Castle on Ballynahinch Lake in Connemara. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy.

Management at the Connemara hotel owned by businessman Denis O’Brien says it has full authorisation for survey work currently being undertaken on a 16(...)

The castle is on a 450-acre estate with walks, gardens, fishing and shooting.

The company behind the Ballynahinch Castle hotel and grounds in Connemara, Co Galway, made a pretax profit of €58,800 in 2012, an improvement on the €(...)