Hugh Coveney

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Ted Crosbie: ‘Baltimore RNLI were at sea for 24 hours, rescuing yacht after yacht.’ Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Ted Crosbie, former chief executive of Examiner Publications and a keen sailor, recalls the moment 40 years ago when he decided to abandon plans to wa(...)

The Labardie Fisher. Photograph:

A judge has dismissed all charges against two Co Cork trawler owners who appeared in court after a Garda investigation into the recruitment of non-Eur(...)

Two Cork trawler operators have gone on trial for hiring two Filipino fishermen. Stock photograph: Chris Furlong/Getty Images

Two trawler operators have gone on trial for hiring two Filipino fishermen after an investigation into the recruitment of non-EU fishermen in Ireland.(...)

The Labardie Fisher. Photograph:

The owners of a Cork fishing boat have appeared in court charged with offences following a Garda investigation into the use of illegal migrant workers(...)

The lobby of the Imperial Hotel, Cork, which is celebrating its 200th anniversary this year. Photograph: Flynn Hotels

Napoleon was settling into his first full year of exile on St Helena, Rossini’s Barber of Seville premiered in Rome and in Cork a group of merchants s(...)

Simon Harris  with Simon Coveney. Photograph: Alan Betson

Although Simon Coveney (46) backed Richard Bruton in the 2010 heave against party leader Enda Kenny, he was appointed Minister for Agriculture in what(...)

April and Joe English in Crosshaven, Co Cork.

The death has been announced of the yachtsman Joe English (58), the former skipper of Ireland’s first entry in the Whitbread Round the World Race in h(...)

Simon Coveney

More than 100 farmers had received emergency aid of between €180 and €1,000 to help in the fodder crisis, Minister for Agriculture Simon Covene(...)