Heritage Week Talk on the Mary Stoddart Disaster

This year’s National Heritage Week event in the village takes place on Thursday the 27th of August.  Local historian and author Noel Sharkey will continue his series of annual on-site talks with a presentation at the Sundial on the the sinking of the “Mary Stoddart” just off Blackrock in April 1858.  Eleven men lost their

Blackrock Raft Race & Family Fun Day 2015 – Competition Winners

Here are the results of the various competitions from the 2015 Blackrock Raft Race and Family Fun Day. Congratulation to all the winners, but also to everyone who took part and of course our various sponsors.   Click here for a video of the highlights   BLACKROCK RAFT RACE 2015 (Sponsored by Brendan Watters Insurances)