Gale Force

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A member of the public walks past members of the Civil Defence as high tide passed in Cork city on Wednesday morning. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Traders and home owners in Cork city centre are breathing a huge sigh of relief on Wednesday morning as high tide in the city passed off without flood(...)

The ‘Lily B’ cargo ship was drifting close to Hook Head. Photograph: Dunmore East RNLI lifeboat

Nine members of a stricken freighter are recovering following a major rescue operation involving three RNLI lifeboats and the Irish Coast Guard in sto(...)

Handout photo  issued by Shannon Coast Guard Rescue of the Abuk Lion (left) under tow by the tug boat Celtic Isle off Kinsale Head yesterday. Photograph: Shannon Coast Guard Rescue

From Barry Roche,Southern Correspondent, Cork 31 Dec 2013The crew of a stricken bulk freighter are this afternoon recovering ashore in Cork after spen(...)

The freighter under tow yesterday   off Kinsale head. Photograph: PA

The crew of a stricken bulk freighter were last night recovering in Cork after their ship’s engines failed and they drifted for more than 18 hours thr(...)

A freighter carring a cargo from the Aughinish Alumina plant in Co Limerick to St Petersburg in Russia has radioed for help from high seas off the Old(...)

James Doyle riding Al Kazeem (right) wins the Prince of Wales Stakes ahead of  Paul Hanagan riding Mukhadram  during day two of Royal Ascot. Photograph:   Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images

As a triple-classic winner Camelot has already accomplished more than most but defeat behind Al Kazeem in yesterday’s Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Roya(...)