Community News

Youghal Daffodil Day Events

Ticket sales at Lidl on Thursday 22nd February Ticket sales at SuperValu on Saturday 24th February Coffee morning at Spar Supermarket, The Strand on Friday 2nd March from 10.30am -12noon Ladies 3 ball Open Golf Competition at Youghal Golf Club on  Wednesday  21st March Daffodil Street Sales Friday 23rd March Donations of fresh daffodils would be greatly appreciated contact Marian 024-20730, Eileen 024-92028 or Mai 024- 97210 Finally there will
Arts & Entertainment


 The Mall Arts Centre is delighted to welcome Jack O’Rourke in Concert on Friday 9th March at 8 pm. The lone figure of Jack O’Rourke hunched over piano keys and moody synths,  is one that Irish gig goers are becoming more accustomed to seeing. Whether performing his startlingly honest ballads solo or driving Spectorish rock with his band, Jack’s plaintive baritone, ethereal falsetto and piano are core. His songs speak of
People Podcasts

Patsy O’Mahony Youghal Helm, speaks with Darragh Parker

Patsy O’Mahony Youghal Helm, speaks with Darragh Parker Youghal Lifeboat is the subject of a two-page feature in the Winter edition of the RNLI magazine, LIFEBOAT.... Under the title 'Beating the Odds' it interviews Patsy O'Mahony, Youghal Helm, about the rescue of a kayaker in February of 2017. Patsy spoke with Darragh Parker on Drive Time about the rescue.
Arts & Entertainment

End of Day – Fit Up Theatre Festival (week four)

ST MARY’S COLLEGIATE CHURCH, YOUGHAL Week four:  Saturday February 17th – 8 pm.  Tickets 087 9593276 WARM CLOTHING/BLANKET RECOMMENDED Blood in the Alley Presents: In association with Cork County Council Arts Department and the Arts Council: End of Day Written by: Samuel Beckett Directed by: Conall Morrison Performed by: Denis Conway Denis Conway Performer Denis is one of Ireland’s leading stage actors and was awarded the Irish Times theatre award
Arts & Entertainment

Triple Bill Documentary by Mike Hannon

Youghal Film Maker, Mike Hannon, presents 3 of his award winning documentaries: THE CLOUD OF UNKNOWING  – (2017), 19 min Cork man Rodney Thompson lived as a hermit for thirty years in a small Connemara cottage, dedicating his life to silence, solitude and prayer. Nominated for Best British or Irish Short, London Film Critics’ Circle Winner of Best Irish Short, Indie Cork MY BEAMISH BOY (2009), 25 min The much-loved 200

An ex-Leinster rugby player, a snowboarder and a Corkman named ‘Bubba’: Meet Ireland’s Winter Olympic team

Today's opening ceremony marks the start of the 2018 Winter Olympics and although Ireland isn't known as an alpine sports stronghold we are still sending a five-strong team in pursuit of glory. The games take place in PyeongChang in South Korea, with Irish athletes competing in snowboarding and various skiing disciplines. Whereas in the summer games, expectations are usually high that Ireland can return home with a few medals, just

Ardmore pick up silverware following gruelling extra-time battle in Croke Park

From AIB All-Ireland Junior Club Hurling Final Ardmore (Waterford) 3-11 St Mogues Fethard (Wexford) 0-18 AET Ardmore became the first Waterford club to pick up AIB All-Ireland Junior Club Hurling silverware following a gruelling extra-time battle at Croke Park this afternoon. Seamus Prendergast delivered a Man of the Match display, after Ardmore dug deep in extra-time, following a game where they looked good for large periods at taking silverware.
Community News

Youghal’s Iconic Clockgate Tower Open to the Public Over Midterm

From The East Cork Journal Now is the perfect time to reconnect with your local heritage and experience all of what Youghal has to offer. From the 15 – 18 February Youghal’s iconic Clockgate tower will open its doors to the public. A unique building in Irelands Ancient East, the tower holds many stories of pain and rebellion, love friendship and generosity. For hundreds of years people have trekked through

Another Lucky Ticket for McCarthy’s Newsagents in Youghal

From The East Cork Journal McCarthy’s Newsagents in Youghal will be represented for a remarkable seventh time in this weekend’s edition of Winning Streak on RTE. Seven people from the East Cork/West Waterford area have purchased lucky tickets at the shop on Tallow Street, which has resulted in them appearing on the famous TV game-show. This Saturday, East Cork will be represented once again, with Youghal’s David O'Brien Jnr one

New Defibrillator added in Youghal

From The East Cork Journal. Youghal Community First Responders have announced the arrival of a new defibrillator in the town. This now brings the public access defibrillators in Youghal to a total of 5. The latest addition of the life-saving device is located outside the Youghal Clinic at Millennium Court, Foxhole. The other four are located at the Post Office, Spar near the Strand, Farrell’s Bar Summerfield and the Quays

Cork ARC Cancer Support House in Youghal Accepting a Cheque for €1,000

On Monday the 22 January the Cork Arc Cancer Support House gratefully accepted a cheque for €1,000 following the fundraiser recently held by The Nook Bar Youghal at their Annual Charity Gig. On New Year’s eve night the Community of Youghal came together for a Trad night at the Nook Bar for the 13th Year in a row, along with local musicians – Kieran Aherne and Mark Ansbro, who generously

BT Young Scientist of the Year Winner

From The East Cork Journal. Earlier this month, 15-year-old Simon Meehan from Coláiste Choilm in Ballincollig was named the overall winner at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition in Dublin. The transition year student, who lives in Ballinora, impressed the judges with his project, which came under the Biological and Ecological category. Simon’s project was an investigation of the antimicrobial effects of both aerial and root parts of selected

Getaway This May

They've landed, our holiday draw tickets!!! Following on from the great success of our Wroclaw Holiday Draw at the Radiothon last year, we are now launching our Getaway in May holiday draw in association with McDonald Lee Travel Lee Travel To be in with a chance to win a holiday for 2 worth €900 this May, simply buy a ticket for €5. Tickets are available here at the station at Nagle

CRY104fm to Extend Broadcasting Hours

From The East Cork Journal Community Radio Youghal will extend its broadcasting hours later this month, with an exciting range of programmes set to compliment the move to 126 hours of radio per week. The community radio station updated its schedule two years ago, introducing early morning programming from 8 am, and broadcasting right up until midnight. Now, CRY is ready to go a step further. From January 22, CRY104fm