This year Tim Tingle the renowned storyteller, writer and member of the Choctaw nation will be a featured storyteller at the 2013 Cape Clear Island Storytelling Festival.
Tim will be joined by Paola Balbi from Italy, and our own Batt Burns founder of the Sneem Storytelling Festival, along with the UK’s Ursula Holden-Gill. Music will be provided by Ger Wolfe.
A great job for eight weeks in the summer (if lucky) but a hard job for the rest of the year.
A PRESTIGIOUS travel publication showcasing Chléire Haven on Cape Clear hit the newsstands in the United States this month, profiling ‘glamping’ and yurt holidays here to thousands of avid American readers and potential holidaymakers.
The current edition of National Geographic Traveler, the world’s most widely-read travel magazine with a circulation of about 8.5 million readers, includes an article titled “Ireland’s Green Scene” with some great ideas for boutique camping holidays here – including Chléire Haven on Cape Clear island. [Read more...]
HE’S more used to being in the open water but the tables were turned for record-breaking endurance swimmer Steve Redmond recently as he was the one shouting encouragement for three novice endurance swimmers.
THE Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has approved a heavy cargo service to serve four of West Cork’s inhabited islands.
Minister of State for Gaeltacht Affairs Dinny McGinley’s sanctioned the grant for Comharchumann Chléire Teo to provide a heavy cargo service to Cape Clear, Sherkin Island, Hare Island and Long Island.