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“When I turned 33 last June, the 30th anniversary of the moving statues at Ballinspittle, I had an idea. I had been fascinated by the moving statues and had lived near Ballinspittle. I decided to do a show starting in Ballinspittle and visiting a town ...
Breda Larkin on her new play about moving statues
As part of his BBC travel programme Terry Wogan's Ireland, Sir Terry visited parts of West Cork, and Patricia Bowen of the Ballinspittle Grotto Committee fondly recalls when Terry came to interview her and Sean Murray. 'He was a lovely man and it was ...
West Cork remembers the late Terry Wogan
To celebrate Gerard McCarthy (from Ballinspittle) and his production of a commemorative film for the 1916 Rising Centenary, we are offering our readers a special discount code when you buy a copy of the DVD. This DVD is an easy-to-understand film that ...
READERS SPECIAL OFFER: 1916 Commemorative DVD
BALLINSPITTLE'S David Harte has been named as the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Goalkeeper of the Year 2015, making him the top goalkeeper in world hockey. The former Bandon Grammar School student, current Ireland hockey goalkeeper and ...
David Harte is officially the best hockey goalkeeper in the world
A bridge in Ballinspittle is just one example that has been badly damaged in the recent floods which swept through Cork. The bridge is one of a number across the county undergoing urgent repairs – which are in addition to those included in a report ...
Report lists 32 Cork bridges as being 'in danger of collapse'
I drive a 1979 Volkswagon Golf 1.5 Diesel GL. I have a garage in Ballinspittle, Co Cork. In 1979, I sold a new Golf to a customer and when driving it from Cork, I liked it so much I decided that this is the car for me, even though being a mechanic I ...
VIDEO: Motors & Me: Pat Coholan and his 1979 Volkswagon Golf
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Weather from Ballinspittle
Sunday, 11 of December
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy 6º C
Maximum: 9º C
Low: 6° C
Humidity: 100%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Sunday, 11 of December
Day
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 9º C
Low: 6° C
Monday, 12 of December
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Chance of Rain
Chance of Rain
Maximum: 11º C
Low: 7° C
Tuesday, 13 of December
Day
Chance of Rain
Chance of Rain
Maximum: 11º C
Low: 8° C
Wednesday, 14 of December
Day
Overcast
Overcast
Maximum: 9º C
Low: 4° C
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