Skibbereen and District Historical Society in conjunction with a Taste of West Cork Food Festival are organising a trip to Sherkin Island on 11th of September 2016. The ferry leaves Oldcourt at 11:00 am and returns at 4:00 pm. There will be a talk on the history of Sherkin Abbey followed by a light lunch at the Islanders Rest Restaurant. The price, including lunch is approx. at €20. If you would like to go on this trip please contact Brendan McCarthy on 028-21094 or 086-2166860. Fee has to be paid at time of booking.