Joe Watty

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The tourist office on Inis Mór, closed during the Covid-19 pandemic. Photograph: Andrew Downes

The water is choppy on the morning ferry crossing to the Aran Islands and it’s bumpy for early September. Crew members walk the aisles, stopping frequ(...)

PJ O’Flaherty of Joe Watty’s bar and restaurant in Kilronan, Inishmore. Photograph: Andrew Downes

“It is almost at the moment as if the island is grieving,” says PJ O’Flaherty as we sit on the stone wall outside Joe Watty’s, his pub and restaurant (...)

Joe Watty’s pub in Kilronan, Inis Mór, was burgled on the morning of St Patrick’s Day. Photograph: Google Maps

An Aran Islands pub was flooded with beer after a burglar left 16 of its taps running in the early hours of St Patrick’s Day. According to the Connac(...)