As I lie on the stone plinth in the centre of the Irish Sky Garden at Liss Ard, I wonder who may have been here before me. World famous artist James(...)

 Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa near the end of his life. He died  in Staten Island in New York in 1915.   Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images

The centenary of the death of Fenian Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa is to be marked in his home town of Skibbereen in west Cork by re-enacting a famous tor(...)

The man was spotted floating in the water in Roaringwater Bay near Aughadown Pier between Skibbereen and Ballydehob.

The body of a man in his 60s has been recovered from the sea after he died in a swimming incident off the West Cork coast this afternoon.The man was s(...)

The Angelus by Sean McDermott, €400-€500 at O’Driscoll’s Art Auction

Visitors to west Cork this Bank Holiday weekend can view hundreds of paintings in Morgan O’Driscoll auctioneers’ saleroom at Ilen Street, Skibbereen. (...)

A 31-year-old man is due to appear in court this morning in connection with an arson attack on a number of cars in Skibbereen as well as other arson incidents in West Cork.

A 31-year-old man is due to appear in court this morning in connection with an arson attack on a number of cars in Skibbereen as well as other arson i(...)

Gardaí in West Cork have begun an investigation after receiving a report that a woman was sexually assaulted in a laneway in Skibbereen in the early hours of Saturday morning .

Gardaí in West Cork have begun an investigation after receiving a report that a woman was sexually assaulted in a laneway in Skibbereen in the early h(...)

A man questioned about the discovery of cannabis plants worth €120,000 in Co Cork has been released by gardaí. A file is being prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions. File photograph: Garda/PA Wire.

Gardaí are to prepare a file for the Director of Public Prosecution after last night releasing without charge a 64-year-old Englishman arrested for qu(...)

A single-vehicle incident on the N71 Skibbereen bypass at about 1.45am today in Cork has claimed the life of a woman in her 20s.

A woman in her 20s was killed and five other people were injured when a car crashed into a metal electricity supply pole in Skibbereen in West Cork(...)