Category Archives: Events

Events that happen in and around the Beara Peninsula

Allihies Mens Shed Launch the Dursey Clipper

Allihies Mens Shed Launch the Dursey Clipper at Garnish pier at the end of the Beara Peninsula. The lads at the mens shed have spent many an hour with this wonderful restoration. A huge turn out of people came on the sunnyu afternoon of the 12th of June 2022.

Watch a video of the launch here below

Allihies Mens Shed Launch the Dursey Clipper

Garnish Pier
Garnish pier

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Bere Island Internment Camp Plaque and Flag Raising

Bere Island Internment Camp Plaque and Flag Raising. On Friday the 27th of August 2021, one hundred years after the Internment Camp was on Bere Island there was a Plaque unveiled in memory of the camp and the tricolour was raised by the Army who came down form Collins Barracks in Cork City.

Watch a Short film here below

Bere Island Internment Camp Plaque and Flag Raising

Eugene Glendon after the unveiling of the Plaque.