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#Tom Crean

# tom-crean - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

'When you come here, you get a warm feeling': The South Pole Inn is anything but chilly

The story of the pub that belonged to Antarctic explorer Tom Crean.

# tom-crean - Sunday 30 July, 2017

Audio diaries detail Tom Crean's grandaughter's arduous journey in his footsteps

The documentary maker who compiled the diaries said they show the family share Tom Crean’s “traits of endurance”.

# tom-crean - Saturday 15 October, 2016

Tom Crean's granddaughter breaks leg in bid to recreate explorer's arduous island trek

Aileen Crean-O’Brien sustained a shattered knee, ankle and fractured lower leg.

# tom-crean - Monday 28 March, 2016

Easter Monday 1916: An Irish-British crew begin one of the greatest boat journeys ever

It was the last throw of the dice for Ernest Shackleton and his men, stranded at the end of the Earth.

# tom-crean - Sunday 27 December, 2015

How do you tackle a HR crisis 1,300km from civilisation? Ask Ernest Shackleton

Here’s how the Kildare-born explorer dealt with an attempted mutiny, 100 years ago today.

# tom-crean - Thursday 25 December, 2014

# tom-crean - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Irish explorers almost killed themselves to reach this island ... Now, it's on Google Street View

Ernest Shackleton and Tom Crean risked their lives sailing to the isolated island of South Georgia — before crossing its hostile landscape to seek help for their stranded crewmates.

# tom-crean - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Explore Antarctica...from your couch South Pole This post contains images

Explore Antarctica...from your couch

Or desk, or kitchen table…from wherever you want really as Google Streetview has just launched new views of the lonely continent today.

# tom-crean - Thursday 19 January, 2012

In pictures: Scott's Terra Nova expedition to the South Pole South Pole This post contains images

In pictures: Scott's Terra Nova expedition to the South Pole

Archived images of Scott and his team members, including Irishman Tom Crean, during his ill-fated push to reach the South Pole first.

# tom-crean - Sunday 24 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

Man arrested in Cork on connection with house fire; Tipp man survives horrific stabbing; happy birthday Enda and Eamon; Charlie Bird under fire; the new iPhone; and skills that pay the bills. It’s your Daily Fix…

RTÉ denies it misled on viewing figures for Charlie Bird's South Pole trek

The broadcaster has been accused of artificially inflating viewing figures for the much criticised programme in which its chief news correspondent sets out to retrace the footsteps of explorer Tom Crean.