The Southern Star is part of the fabric of West Cork life and our app brings the latest local news, views, sport and information every week to your device all published in exceptional clarity with a touch screen experience allowing you to swipe through the paper.

Download The Southern Star app today and you will receive your first week’s edition absolutely free

After the first week has passed you will be asked to take out a subscription to the paper from as little as £1.49 per week. You can subscribe for either 1 month, 3 months, 6 months or 12 months

Now with Newsstand functionality... if you’re running iOS5 and above you will automatically have all of your new edition pushed directly to your device through Newsstand.

Flip your device and read the newspaper as a double page spread or full page single page, tap the page selector to choose a specific page to fast-navigate to.

Your Southern Star app features search functionality to find key words relating to recent content, a zoom function to enable clearer reading of articles and social networking integration to keep your friends up to date with the latest West Cork news.

These subscriptions are auto-renewing subscriptions. Prices for the subscriptions are £1.49 for one week, £7.99 for one month, £21.99 for 3 months, £39.99 for 6 months and finally £74.49 for a year. Payment for this subscription will be charged to your iTunes account upon purchase. The subscription will auto-renew within 24 hours of the current subscription expiring. Auto-renewing subscriptions can be managed via Account Settings allowing them to be turned off. No cancellations of the current subscription are allowed during the active subscription period.

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What's New

Version 3.0

Updated interface
Updated framework for faster downloads
Bug fixes


Southern Star Ltd
49 MB
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
English, Finnish, French, German, Spanish
Age Rating
Rated 4+
PageSuite 2017 ©
In-App Purchases
  1. Southern Star 7 Days £1.49
  2. Southern Star 3 Month £18.99
  3. Southern Star 1 Year £69.99


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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