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Dublin: 13 °C Thursday 18 July, 2019

Yesterday’s News


Monday 8 July, 2019

Woman in her 30s arrested in connection with death of 2-year-old Santina Cawley

Santina was rushed to hospital shortly after 5am last Friday having sustained bone fractures and a serious head injury.

'RIP you little angel': Masses offered for murdered two-year-old in Cork

Santina Cawley passed away from her injuries at Cork University Hospital last Friday morning.

Thursday 4 July, 2019

Man with 56 convictions sentenced to four years in prison, two suspended, for dragging woman from car

He was found guilty of assault causing harm and engaging in threatening and abusive behaviour.

Tuesday 25 June, 2019

All Ireland-winning camogie player ordered to pay €6,000 for assaults in Cork nightclub

Ashling Thompson pleaded guilty earlier this year.

Saturday 22 June, 2019

Body of retired garda discovered on roadside in west Cork in early hours of this morning

A Garda investigation has been launched.

Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Camogie star Ashling Thompson pleads guilty to assaulting second woman in Cork nightclub

She will be sentenced in relation to both of the assaults next Tuesday.

Monday 10 June, 2019

John Kerry rules out 2020 Presidential bid

The former Democrat Presidential candidate also offered his thoughts on Brexit.

Saturday 8 June, 2019

Man (20s) arrested after attempting to set fire to garda station in Cork

Minor damage was caused to Togher Garda Station in the incident.

Thursday 30 May, 2019

Full recount ordered in the Ireland South Euro constituency

Grace O’Sullivan is on 98,706 votes while Ní Riada follows close behind on 98,379.

Sunday 26 May, 2019

Rod Stewart pays tribute to footballer Liam Miller at Páirc Uí Chaoimh concert

At the concert he posted pictures of various Celtic heroes with a image of Miller.

Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Man (40s) found guilty of harassing four teenage girls on a bus in Cork

Anthony Quigley had pleaded not guilty to the charges which allegedly took place last December.

Monday 20 May, 2019

Sunday 19 May, 2019

Son of Sophie Toscan du Plantier appeals to locals of West Cork to attend trial in France

Pierre-Louis Baudey Vignaud said that it was imperative that the relevant parties travel to France.

Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Two truck drivers found not guilty of murdering man at petrol station in Cork

Ludovit Pasztor died following the incident in Fermoy in February 2017.

Thursday 9 May, 2019

Man (42) pleads guilty to attempting to poison his co-worker

The alleged offence occurred at a data management company at Springhill, Carrigtwohill.

Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Rachel Allen’s 19-year-old son pleads guilty to three drugs charges

Joshua Allen pleaded guilty to possession of cannabis for sale or supply when the market value exceeded €13,000 or more.

Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Gardaí probe dumping of 13 dead rabbits on pathway in east Cork

A photograph of the dead rabbits was posted online by Cork’s Red FM.

Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Camogie star Ashling Thompson pleads guilty to assault in Cork nightclub

Jennifer Coakley told Cork District Court that the attack came from nowhere.

Monday 29 April, 2019

Truck drivers deny murdering man at Cork petrol station

Ludovit Pasztor was struck with an iron bar during a row in February 2017.

Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Teenager in critical condition after crash between van and car in Cork

Motorists have been asked to avoid the Dunkereen Cross area for the next few hours.

Thursday 18 April, 2019

Gardaí investigating after prisoner claims he was sexually assaulted by other inmates

The alleged assault occurred last week at the prison on Rathmore Road.

Thursday 11 April, 2019

Chef Rachel Allen's son Joshua pleads guilty to six drugs charges

The 19-year-old did not speak during this morning’s brief court hearing.

Monday 1 April, 2019

Fundraising appeal for toddler in coma after Cork hit-and-run

The three-year-old boy sustained serious injuries when he was hit by a car outside his home last week.

Thursday 28 March, 2019

Cork toddler who died in tragic Roman blind accident 'died instantly without any suffering'

Leah Troy was just 13 months when she died last September.

Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Mother of newborn baby found dead in Cork maternity hospital

An investigation is underway and the cause of death is currently unknown.

Saturday 23 March, 2019

Man appears in court charged over assault which left 73-year-old man in critical condition

The incident took place at a car park in Sleaveen East, Macroom on Thursday.

Friday 8 March, 2019

Twins given medals for saving grandmother's life after she suffered seizure

Sean O’Sullivan woke at 6am and couldn’t rouse his granny Ruth.

Friday 1 March, 2019

Man who set up gambling support group in Cork Prison steals €6.9k cash to go on gambling spree

Ian O’Sullivan appeared in court over the theft of €6,901 in cash and €4,000 in cheques from Musgraves.

Friday 22 February, 2019

Man jailed for assaulting nine-month-old girl, leaving her with life-threatening skull fracture

The 26-year-old man assaulted his then partner’s nine-month-old daughter.

Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Former deputy principal jailed for 18 months for possessing and distributing child abuse images

Brian Fitzgerald (49) of Golf Links Road, Youghal, Co Cork pleaded guilty at Cork Circuit Criminal Court.

Monday 18 February, 2019

Cork camogie player Ashling Thompson to plead not guilty to assault charges

Her next hearing was fixed for 1 May.

Friday 15 February, 2019

US man went 'completely off his head' at Cork hotel and threw fire extinguisher down five floors, court hears

Albert Santiago has pleaded guilty to 18 counts related to the incident at Clayton Hotel.

Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Man found guilty of manslaughter of Cork pensioner in 'one punch' attack

Jonathan O’Sullivan (28) had pleaded not guilty to the unlawful killing of Finbar Lehane (65).

Monday 28 January, 2019

'Stuff of nightmares': Life sentence in murder case where victim was thrown down rubbish chute

David O’Loughlin was sentenced to life today for the murder of Liam Manley.

Monday 21 January, 2019

Camogie star charged with assaulting two women in Cork pub

The alleged incident happened in February 2018.

Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Man allegedly thrown down rubbish chute suffered 'gruesome death', court hears

David O’Loughlin (31) denies the murder of 59-year-old Liam Manley.

Friday 4 January, 2019

Former senator found guilty of assaulting 3 gardaí

Heffernan appeared in court on charges brought following events relating to 31 July/ 1 August 2016.

Friday 20 July, 2018

Cork man jailed for murder of mother of his son

The family of Amy McCarthy became emotional as the verdict was delivered.

Thursday 5 July, 2018

Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy

Luke O’Brien May died after becoming ill in the midst of his Leaving Certificate exams last year.