Skibbereen Chamber in association with Ludgate invites you to a breakfast briefing: Getting your digital ducks in a row Using digital & social media tools to grow your business Tuesday […]
About Mary O'Donovan
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Welcome to the West Cork History Festival
Skibbereen Parish is served by the same team of clergy as Rath and the Islands.
ABBEY LOOP WALK Moderate Loop Walk • Distance: 4.3bm Total Climb: 60m • Time: 1 to Ihr 15min Terrain: roadside footpaths, public part?, quiet roads & riverside walh. Description: from […]
There will lots for shoppers and their little helpers, to enjoy in Skibbereen in the run up to Christmas this year. New this year on Saturday December 15 the Animal […]
Don’t forget to dust off the Christmas geansai and get down to Skibbereen on Friday 30th November for Skibbereen’s annual Christmas Parade – prizes for best jumper for Adults and […]
Festive fun launches in Skibbereen on Friday 30th November when the annual Christmas Parade welcomes Santa and Mrs. Claus into town where they will be joined by Skibbereen Fire Service, […]
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There are many islands to explore near to Skibbereen. Across the harbour from Baltimore the West Cork coastline merges into the myriad islands and rocky islets known collectively as Carbery’s […]
Skibbereen (population c. 2,000) is a vibrant market town serving a large hinterland. The town as we now know it owes its origins to a raid of Algerian Pirates on nearby Baltimore in 1631, when 100 people were taken as ‘white slaves’. A small number of survivors moved up the river Ilen to establish the town where it is today.
Congratulations to John O’Driscoll who recently launched Blueprint Financial Planning at the West Cork Hotel. Based in Skibbereen, West Cork, Blueprint Financial Planning serves its clients nationwide and is a […]
Brush up on all things Skibbereen with this handy list of facts!
Genealogy Service at Skibbereen Heritage Centre Genealogy service for the greater West Cork area by appointment with our genealogy team. Trace your West Cork ancestry and research your family tree. […]
The Great Famine – an Gorta Mór Skibbereen was devastated by the Great Famine of the 1840s. As one of the worst affected areas in all of Ireland, Skibbereen is synonymous […]
If you enjoy a taste for our culinary creations, why not join us for Afternoon Tea at only €12.50 per person? Our dedicated team will serve an elegant and sumptuous […]
GDPR is new EU legislation coming into effect on 25th May and significantly increases the obligations and responsibilities for organisations and businesses in how they collect, use and protect personal […]
Plans are underway for this year’s St Patrick’s Day Parade in Skibbereen, which takes place on Saturday 17th March at 4.30 pm. The route starts at the Children’s Playground on […]
A Taste of West Cork Food Festival is an annual, ten day September event that celebrates not only West Cork’s unique food culture, but also the people and land that […]