Thirteen girls from the Beara Peninsula made history recently by being the first ever team from Beara to compete in the Cork Ladies Basketball League. The under 16 girls team are entered in the C league and played their first match against Bantry in the local Castletownbere Community Hall. The girls looked particularly smart in their uniforms sponsored by the Creperie and Marine Harvest. As Katie Waschkowitz said “It’s great
A GROUP of transition year students from Colaiste na Toibhirte, Bandon have been named as the winners of the Trend Micro “What’s Your Story” competition for their video “Hiding Online” which highlights the dangers of cyber-bullying. Although just two-minutes long, the students’ video really grabbed the judges’ attention as it captured the essence of cyber bullying, as well as demonstrating how best to deal with this issue.