Arts & Entertainment

Clonakilty town aims to get snowed under with the return of the Clonakilty Christmas Express

Posted on: 11th December, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

Members of the local community have launched the Clonakilty Christmas Express together with the Clonakilty Chamber of Commerce and the Model Railway Village, celebrating the return of the magical train journey. The Clonakilty Christmas Express transported in excess of 1500...

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Curtains close on West Cork One Act Drama Festival

Posted on: 11th December, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

The annual West Cork One Act Drama Festival drew to a close after a very enjoyable mixture of dramatic productions. The adjudicator Belinda Wilde had the difficult job of deciding who won the festival in the Open and Confined section...

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Clonakilty is home to bestselling author Lucinda Riley

Posted on: 11th December, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

Irish born author Lucinda Riley wrote her first book at the age of 24. The Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author has sold over ten million copies of her books worldwide and her latest book ‘The Pearl Sister’...

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Carols by Candlelight

Posted on: 11th December, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

Carols by Candlelight, in aid of Cork ARC Cancer Support House and Cancer Connect, takes place at The Westlodge Hotel, Bantry on Wednesday, December 20 at 7pm. Begin the festive season by joining the O’Neill Sisters, the three sensational singing...

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2017 Strictly Clon Dancing launched

Posted on: 9th October, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

After a very successful launch on Friday night, September 29, with Joanne O’Riordan as guest speaker, the stage is now set for this year’s Strictly Clon Dancing competition. The first semi-final will take place in Fernhill House Hotel on Friday,...

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Director delighted to screen new feature film in her native West Cork before worldwide distribution

Posted on: 9th October, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

‘She Sings to the Stars’, a new independent dramatic feature film written and directed by long-time Ballydehob resident Jennifer Corcoran, will have its West Cork premiere Friday, October 27 at the Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre in Skibbereen. As the...

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Programme announced for Guinness Kinsale Jazz Festival 2017

Posted on: 9th October, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

Kinsale Vintners, together with Una McCarthy, Diageo Ireland, announced details of the bumper 2017 Kinsale Guinness Jazz Festival programme that takes place in Kinsale from October 26-30. The Kinsale ‘Fringe’ Jazz Festival runs concurrently with the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival...

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Clonakilty Industrial Hall to host charity dance

Posted on: 9th October, 2017 in Arts & Entertainment

The Industrial Hall Clonakilty, known as the ‘dancing mecca of West Cork – where love stories begin’ will throw open its doors for a charity dance on Saturday, October 14. The event is in aid of Community Air Ambulance, Ray...

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