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#Skibbereen

# skibbereen - Monday 18 January, 2021

Man and woman charged over aggravated burglary in Cork residence
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Man and woman charged over aggravated burglary in Cork residence

Jan 18th 2021, 7:15 AM 19,584 Views 0 Comments

The property was covered with petrol and the occupants were threatened with a knife during the incident.

# skibbereen - Friday 6 November, 2020

Munster man Coombes not surprised by growing West Cork influence
# Pipeline
# Pipeline

Munster man Coombes not surprised by growing West Cork influence

Nov 6th 2020, 6:45 AM 8,773 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old back row has been in excellent form for the province.

# skibbereen - Friday 9 October, 2020

Gardaí speak to several juveniles over fire which gutted Cork convent
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Gardaí speak to several juveniles over fire which gutted Cork convent

Oct 9th 2020, 2:30 PM 19,075 Views 8 Comments

The fire broke out late last month.

# skibbereen - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information over fire which gutted former convent in Cork
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Gardaí appeal for information over fire which gutted former convent in Cork

Sep 30th 2020, 5:41 PM 31,397 Views 10 Comments

The fire broke out shortly before 4pm yesterday.

# skibbereen - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Council says extra flood defences in Skibbereen were due 'this week' but Storm Ellen arrived first
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Council says extra flood defences in Skibbereen were due 'this week' but Storm Ellen arrived first

Updated Aug 20th 2020, 10:18 PM 39,038 Views 41 Comments

A Status Red weather warning was in place last night as the county was lashed with heavy rain and strong winds.

# skibbereen - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Man (30s) arrested by gardaí investigating murder of man in Skibbereen in 2017
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# John Ustic

Man (30s) arrested by gardaí investigating murder of man in Skibbereen in 2017

Nov 5th 2019, 9:22 AM 11,421 Views 0 Comments

John Ustic was murdered in Skibbereen in September 2017.

# skibbereen - Sunday 25 August, 2019

Man (70s) dies after single-vehicle collision in Cork
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Man (70s) dies after single-vehicle collision in Cork

Aug 25th 2019, 1:26 PM 14,754 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí attended the scene on Main Street, Skibbereen shortly after 6pm yesterday.

# skibbereen - Friday 12 October, 2018

Missing Cork mother and infant daughter located safe and well
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Missing Cork mother and infant daughter located safe and well

Oct 12th 2018, 7:00 PM 70,799 Views 6 Comments

Susan Greene and her daughter Sinetta have been missing for 12 days.

# skibbereen - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Gary and Paul O'Donovan secure place in World Rowing Championships final
# Going For Gold
# Going For Gold

Gary and Paul O'Donovan secure place in World Rowing Championships final

Sep 13th 2018, 11:30 AM 4,466 Views 1 Comment

The brothers finished third in their semi-final today to book their place in Saturday’s A Final.

# skibbereen - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Man who drowned after falling overboard had his lifejacket deflate while he was in water
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Man who drowned after falling overboard had his lifejacket deflate while he was in water

Sep 6th 2018, 1:59 PM 39,125 Views 11 Comments

A second man entering the water to try save the first could have resulted in a double tragedy, the MCIB said.

# skibbereen - Saturday 13 January, 2018

PHOTOS: Cork roads closed due to flooding
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PHOTOS: Cork roads closed due to flooding

Jan 13th 2018, 5:05 PM 71,387 Views 38 Comments

Motorists have been advised to take care and avoid some areas.

# skibbereen - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Man (51) arrested in connection with murder of John Ustic in Cork
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Man (51) arrested in connection with murder of John Ustic in Cork

Nov 7th 2017, 2:26 PM 9,771 Views 5 Comments

The English national is believed to have died from his injuries after an altercation.

# skibbereen - Tuesday 26 September, 2017

Post mortem confirms Englishman found dead in Cork was murdered
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Post mortem confirms Englishman found dead in Cork was murdered

Sep 26th 2017, 10:20 PM 30,816 Views 3 Comments

The man has been named locally as English man John Ustic, aged in his 50s.

# skibbereen - Monday 25 September, 2017

Gardaí investigating sudden death of a man in Cork
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Gardaí investigating sudden death of a man in Cork

Sep 25th 2017, 1:06 PM 16,920 Views 5 Comments

The incident occurred at a house at High Street in the town at 9am this morning.

# skibbereen - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Boy (14) airlifted to hospital after yachting incident off Cork coast
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Boy (14) airlifted to hospital after yachting incident off Cork coast

Jun 24th 2017, 6:45 PM 25,746 Views 3 Comments

In a separate incident, a man in his 50s required the help of the coast guard after a serious kitesurfing incident.

# skibbereen - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Gold! Cork duo O'Donovan and O'Driscoll storm to victory at European Championships
# Dominant
# Dominant

Gold! Cork duo O'Donovan and O'Driscoll storm to victory at European Championships

May 28th 2017, 10:49 AM 37,550 Views 35 Comments

What a performance from the lightweight pairs duo.

# skibbereen - Sunday 30 April, 2017

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital
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A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital

Apr 30th 2017, 10:49 AM 16,361 Views 32 Comments

The collision happened in Skibbereen.

# skibbereen - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Woman in her 70s killed after car goes into a ditch
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Woman in her 70s killed after car goes into a ditch

Jan 18th 2017, 7:26 PM 16,857 Views 9 Comments

The driver, also in his 70s, was taken to hospital.

# skibbereen - Sunday 15 January, 2017

How one of Ireland's most southerly towns has fought back against the city brain drain
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How one of Ireland's most southerly towns has fought back against the city brain drain

Jan 15th 2017, 8:00 PM 32,243 Views 14 Comments

After years of seeing many of its brightest leave in their droves, Skibbereen is bouncing back.

# skibbereen - Saturday 31 December, 2016

'It was crazy and wonderful' - Skibbereen rowing club and their 2016 Olympic heroes
# O'donovan Brothers
# O'donovan Brothers

'It was crazy and wonderful' - Skibbereen rowing club and their 2016 Olympic heroes

Dec 31st 2016, 7:30 AM 6,636 Views 1 Comment

The West Cork club that spawned one of the stories of the sporting year.

# skibbereen - Saturday 24 December, 2016

WATCH: Credit Union surprises 'ordinary people doing extraordinary things' in Cork
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WATCH: Credit Union surprises 'ordinary people doing extraordinary things' in Cork

Dec 24th 2016, 12:14 PM 9,616 Views 8 Comments

This is lovely.

# skibbereen - Thursday 27 October, 2016

Ireland's best-loved Olympic medal-winning brothers have been busy since Rio
# Pull Like A Dog
# Pull Like A Dog

Ireland's best-loved Olympic medal-winning brothers have been busy since Rio

Oct 27th 2016, 8:00 AM 21,940 Views 5 Comments

Gary and Paul O’Donovan are as hungry as ever after their success in Brazil.

# skibbereen - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Cork City Samba invented this O'Donovan brothers remix of 'row, row, row your boat'
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Cork City Samba invented this O'Donovan brothers remix of 'row, row, row your boat'

Sep 3rd 2016, 1:29 PM 3,396 Views 0 Comments

Close your eyes, pull like a dog, that’s the Olympic dream.

The Cork City Samba Band led a brilliant singalong for the O'Donovan brothers
# Skibbereen
# Skibbereen

The Cork City Samba Band led a brilliant singalong for the O'Donovan brothers

Sep 3rd 2016, 1:01 PM 4,500 Views 0 Comments

Close your eyes, pull like a dog, that’s the Olympic dream.

# skibbereen - Monday 29 August, 2016

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening
# Pull Like A Dog
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The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening

Aug 29th 2016, 8:47 PM 5,219 Views 2 Comments

A hero’s welcome.

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening
# Pull Like A Dog
# Pull Like A Dog

The whole of Skibbereen came out for the O'Donovan brothers' homecoming this evening

Aug 29th 2016, 7:57 PM 7,044 Views 3 Comments

A hero’s welcome.

# skibbereen - Monday 15 August, 2016

'The world and their mother are happy for them': O'Donovan family on historic Olympic win
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'The world and their mother are happy for them': O'Donovan family on historic Olympic win

Aug 15th 2016, 3:06 PM 32,487 Views 23 Comments

The brothers said they haven’t had a chance to let their silver medal win sink in.

# skibbereen - Friday 12 August, 2016

Joy for Irish rowing as O'Donovan brothers claim historic silver medal at Olympics
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# Ecstasy

Joy for Irish rowing as O'Donovan brothers claim historic silver medal at Olympics

Aug 12th 2016, 3:53 PM 51,184 Views 95 Comments

The Skibbereen duo were in action in the men’s lightweight double sculls final today.

The two Cork rowers gave another brilliant interview as they row into the finals
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The two Cork rowers gave another brilliant interview as they row into the finals

Aug 12th 2016, 7:40 AM 16,227 Views 0 Comments

“It was great to beat the Brits as well”.

# skibbereen - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Young cyclist (18) dies after being struck by car in Co Cork
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Young cyclist (18) dies after being struck by car in Co Cork

Mar 8th 2016, 11:16 PM 23,622 Views 9 Comments

The accident happened on the N71 this evening.

# skibbereen - Saturday 17 October, 2015

How one small group of people is building Ireland's most high-tech town
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How one small group of people is building Ireland's most high-tech town

Oct 17th 2015, 10:00 AM 34,749 Views 20 Comments

Skibbereen in west Cork is about to be put firmly on the business map.

# skibbereen - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Three arrested after cigarettes found hidden in a pretty unusual place
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Three arrested after cigarettes found hidden in a pretty unusual place

Sep 22nd 2015, 4:49 PM 30,319 Views 23 Comments

More than 40,000 were found stuffed into mannequins.

# skibbereen - Friday 7 August, 2015

This small town in west Cork will soon be home to Ireland's first 'rural digital hub'
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This small town in west Cork will soon be home to Ireland's first 'rural digital hub'

Aug 7th 2015, 12:11 PM 30,531 Views 31 Comments

And it will be named after a long-dead Irish computing pioneer.

# skibbereen - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Motorcyclist in his 20s killed in Cork crash
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Motorcyclist in his 20s killed in Cork crash

Jul 15th 2015, 7:07 PM 15,751 Views 6 Comments

His bike collided with a car.

# skibbereen - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Take 4: Homes for every budget
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# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget

Apr 30th 2015, 3:39 PM 2,792 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250k… up to €1 million.

# skibbereen - Thursday 16 April, 2015

This mill house has a great history - and a pretty amazing interior
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This mill house has a great history - and a pretty amazing interior

Apr 16th 2015, 5:58 PM 5,017 Views 0 Comments

Dromore Mill has wet rooms and a bootroom. Say no more.

# skibbereen - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Man in his 40s collapses on street after being stabbed
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Man in his 40s collapses on street after being stabbed

Dec 14th 2014, 12:34 PM 23,632 Views 19 Comments

He is in a stable condition in hospital.

# skibbereen - Monday 20 January, 2014

Man arrested in connection with Skibbereen arson incidents
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Man arrested in connection with Skibbereen arson incidents

Jan 20th 2014, 10:54 PM 11,253 Views 15 Comments

The man was found hiding in a ditch.

# skibbereen - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Man in court over fatal Cork crash seven months ago
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Man in court over fatal Cork crash seven months ago

Nov 19th 2013, 10:45 AM 11,080 Views 0 Comments

A woman in her 20s was killed and four other people were injured in the crash in Skibbereen in April.

# skibbereen - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Gardaí seize €120,000 worth of cannabis from a house in Cork
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Gardaí seize €120,000 worth of cannabis from a house in Cork

Aug 15th 2013, 8:33 AM 7,063 Views 26 Comments

A man in his 60s was arrested after a large quantity of cannabis plant was found on lands in Skibbereen.

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