‘These Empty Rooms’ is the latest release from Ballinadee singer-songwriter Aine O’Gorman, who writes songs from a deeply emotional perspective. ‘These Empty Rooms’ is a powerful tribute to Aine’s late mother Margaret O’ Gorman who died tragically almost 20 years ago, and is a relatable song about grief and living […]

Clonakilty Film Club returned for its Spring season on January 10 with ‘Aftersun’, an extraordinary debut feature from Scottish writer/director Charlotte Wells starring Ireland’s own Paul Mescal. Five further films that span a wealth of cultures and genres – African sci-fi-punk-musical, Spanish satire, American dramedy, Somalian drama, Korean thriller – […]

Nuala Carey (pharmacist and owner of glenpharmacy.ie) and popular blogger Helen Murphy (@daily_divadiary) are holding a virtual coffee morning via Helen’s Instagram page on Tuesday January 24 at 10am to discuss skincare throughout cancer and chemotherapy.   An in-person coffee morning will also be held in Glengarriff Pharmacy on the […]

Since 2021 Road Gym has bringing fitness classes to village halls across West Cork to service rural residents without ready access to larger gyms. Owner David O’Shea also provides at home personal training for people of all ages and backgrounds; athletes, people recovering from injury, older adults and those with […]

I wandered around the garden yesterday surveying what’s left to eat. We’re doing pretty well on the brassica front, plenty of kale, red cabbage and sprouts. The sprouting broccoli and cauliflowers are soldiering on and the spinach and chard recovered well from the pre-Christmas week long freeze but some of the […]