Blog > August 2013

30 Rescued after tall ship hits rocks off Cork coast

Thirty people on board the Astrid tall ship were rescued off the Cork coast after their ship hit rocks and started taking on water.
A major emergency operation got under way after the 42-metre Dutch training vessel hit rocks and began taking on water.


Posted by Maryna Warren on 08-Aug-2013 @ 12:02 PM | with 0 comments

This week on IRISHTV

We follow the racers in the Midlands first adventure kayathon. We travel to Lough Ennell Co. Westmeath for the Lilliput Adventure Race, where people compete in a 45km and 65km kayak, cycle and run. 


Posted by Maryna Warren on 08-Aug-2013 @ 11:57 AM | with 0 comments

This week on IRISHTV

It's Krazy Kart madness in Limerick this week as we head long to the Kilteely Dromkeen Community Festival in Co. Limerick. We also visit Limerick's famous Milk Market, and Knock Shrine for the Novena. We're also on our bike in Trim Co. Meath for the An Post Race!



Posted by Maryna Warren on 19-Aug-2013 @ 11:55 AM | with 0 comments

This week on IRISHTV

If a dog is a man's best friend then we bet that a sheepdog is a farmer's best friend! We head along to the Irish National Sheepdog Trials in Brideswell Co. Roscommon to meet the men, women and their amazingly talented dogs competing.

Posted by Maryna Warren on 30-Aug-2013 @ 12:28 PM | with 0 comments