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Herbert Woods, centre, shot dead an IRA man, Micheal O’Neill, who had broken into his relatives’ home, Ballygroman House, in April 1922. Wood and two relatives were killed in revenge and 10 more local Protestants were also shot dead.

This article is part of the Irish Times Century project. For more on Ireland in 1922, click here. The year 1922 was one punctuated in Ireland by thre(...)

Michael Collins: the only casualty of the engagement. Image: Universal History Archive/Universal Images Group via Getty

On August 22nd, Michael Collins was killed in an ambush at Béal na Bláth (the Mouth of the Flowers) in Co Cork, on the road between Bandon and Macroom(...)

Greg Alexander, Methodist Minister, lays a wreath on the grave of 82-year-old victim James Buttimer marking  100th Anniversary of the Bandon Valley killings. Photograph: Andy Gibson

Church of Ireland Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, Dr Paul Colton has been praised for his commitment to reconciliation by visiting the grave of an IR(...)

Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross Dr Paul Colton after laying a wreath on the grave of David Gray, a victim of the Bandon Valley massacre, in Dunmanway, west Cork. Photograph: Andy Gibson

A Church of Ireland service has taken place to remember the Bandon Valley massacre which took place 100 years ago this week. The service took place (...)

Herbert Woods (seated centre) was among those shot dead in the early hours of April 27th, 1922.

The shooting dead of 13 Protestant men and boys in west Cork 100 years ago this week was almost certainly carried out by the anti-Treaty IRA and was a(...)

The late Dr Hart concluded that the primary motivation behind the killings of the 13 men around Dunmanway and the Bandon Valle was sectarian.

The Church of Ireland is to mark the centenary of the highly controversial shooting dead of 13 Protestant men in West Cork after the Truce in April 19(...)

The collection of the late David Cahill will be auctioned by de Vere’s on April 27th

It will be a busy week ahead on the antique circuit, commencing from Sunday, April 24th, with the Hibernian Antique Fair at Ballygarry Estate Hotel in(...)

Last year, St Brogan’s won the overall junior section with Caoimhe Walsh’s project, Can Teens Make Better Food Choices?

A few years ago, Paddy O’Reilly, a physical education teacher at Trinity Comprehensive school in Ballymun began to think about the possibilities of hi(...)

Lisnagarvey’s Troy Chambers and   UCD’s David Nolan. The only side who can now mathematically catch Lisnagarvey is  Three Rock Rovers.  Photograph: Presseye/Stephen Hamilton/Inpho

Lisnagarvey are very much in the box seat going into the last week of the men’s EY Hockey League season after they dismantled Monkstown in the second (...)

Customer  Dan Gallagher and landlord John Collins at Chaplin’s bar in Bandon: In 2020, the lockdown was imposed just as Cheltenham was about to start. Photograph: Denis Boyle

Dan Gallagher has played it safe since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, but he was glad to be back in Chaplin’s Bar in Bandon on Wednesday, with th(...)

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