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Jack lynch

When Declan Hassett the playwright approached us last year to see if we would sponsor his new play about Jack Lynch we were honoured and delighted to get involved. I knew about Jack Lynch the politician and leader of Fianna Fail who served two terms as Taoiseach and indeed steered Ireland through some difficult political

By | March 8th, 2017|Categories: Golf Story, Uncategorised|2 Comments

Doonbeg revisited

Last week I made a return trip to Doonbeg golf club not really knowing what to expect. The original course was designed by golf architect Greg Norman and I always felt that he had not made best use of what is a pretty incredible bit of links land, in a most gorgeous part of the

By | October 27th, 2016|Categories: Dealing with problems, Golf Story|0 Comments

Little Island

There are three islands situated in Cork Harbour east of Cork City. The biggest of the three islands is Cobh where the Titanic and other famous liners sailed from. On the way to Cobh you pass Fota Island and between Fota and Cork City is the island of Little Island where a unique and wonderful

By | September 29th, 2016|Categories: Golf Story|0 Comments

The one that got away

For the last 20 years we have held an annual father and son golf outing and over the years we have played many different courses. Last week we played Dingle (Ceann Sibeal) on Thursday and Dooks near Glenbeigh on Friday. Definitely a couple of Irelands golfing gems build on truly wonderful golfing sites and in

By | September 21st, 2016|Categories: Family, Golf Story|0 Comments