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The Jig

Head west for the Allihies Festival 2014

FESTIVAL fans will be spoilt for choice in Allihies this August with a week of family fun planned in the beautiful Beara village for Festival Week 2014. Running from Saturday, August 10th to Sunday, August 17th there’s something for everyone on offer during the week-long festivities.

Award-winning first play comes to West Cork before making London debut

JEZEBEL by Irish playwright Mark Cantan will play the West Cork Fit-up Festival this August, before making its London debut at Soho Theatre. An award-winning contemporary farce, Jezebel is Mark Cantan’s first play and is produced by Dublin-based Rough Magic Theatre Company.  Directed by Lynne Parker, this is a fast-paced and surprising romantic comedy for the 21st century.  Jezebel will have 6 performances at the West Cork Fit-up Festival before

A seahorse in the trees, a hill figure maze, and a dragon at additional open day of The Sculpture Trail Walk

THERE will be an additional open day of The Sculpture Trail walk on Saturday August 2nd, the trail is just under a mile long, a walk through the nature reserve at An Sanctoir, Ballydehob, and, as many have discovered, is a great way to get off the beaten track and right out into some stunning West Cork nature and scenery. Sculpture and installation work by local artist Wendy Miles is