The ever-popular Skibbereen Arts Festival (July 26-August 5) returns this summer with  an excellent line-up of local, national and international acts. Focusing on themes of Climate Change, Sustainability and The 1980s, organisers say that “The reopening of Skibbereen Town Hall has enabled us to present our first ‘proper’ festival since […]

What better place to showcase the importance of protecting and restoring Ireland’s nature than the West Cork coast? And what better time than in the middle of June with the sun splitting the stones?  As the EU is proposing a landmark Nature Restoration Law, which would hold EU countries to […]