Students left high and dry by Bus Éireann strike – Aindrias Moynihan

Students left high and dry by Bus Éireann strike – Aindrias Moynihan

10 April 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Preparations for Summer Exams being hampered Fianna Fáil TD for Cork North West, Aindrias Moynihan has said that 3rd level students are having their preparations for the summer exams disrupted and disturbed by the ongoing Bus Éireann strike. Deputy Moynihan was commenting as the strike entered its 18th […]

Lee Valley Golf Classic will take place on Friday 26 May 2017 in aid of Breakthrough Cancer Research

Lee Valley Golf Classic will take place on Friday 26 May 2017 in aid of Breakthrough Cancer Research

10 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Senior Footballers Mark Collins, Tomás Clancy and Ian Maguire, along with Senior Hurler Conor Lehane, joined Ruairi O’Connor, General Manager of the River Lee Hotel at the launch of the Lee Valley Golf Classic in aid of Breakthrough Cancer Research. The Lee Valley Golf Classic will take […]

HORSE RACING: Jessica O’Gara will be Judge of ‘Most Stylish’ category at Cork Racecourse Mallow 15-17th April 2017

HORSE RACING: Jessica O’Gara will be Judge of ‘Most Stylish’ category at Cork Racecourse Mallow 15-17th April 2017

8 April 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Classically elegant Jessica O’Gara has been unveiled as the celebrity judge of Most Stylish Sunday at Cork Racecourse Mallow during Mallow’s three day Racing Home for Easter Festival on April 15th, 16th and 17th. In a fresh departure for the 2017 event, Cork Airport and Cork International Hotel […]

Enterprise Ireland client companies announce 60 jobs for Cork

Enterprise Ireland client companies announce 60 jobs for Cork

7 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Enterprise Ireland today announced the creation of 60 new jobs for the Cork region through six of its client companies – Aventamed based in the Rubicon Centre, Cork; Coolmore Foods based in Bandon; EviView based in South Mall, Cork; Intelligent Implants based in central Cork; Rinocloud based in […]

Ballydesmond Post Office to remain open following hard-fought grassroots campaign – Moynihan

Ballydesmond Post Office to remain open following hard-fought grassroots campaign – Moynihan

6 April 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork North West TD, Michael Moynihan has said there is great delight in the village of Ballydesmond following a decision of An Post to retain the local post office following uncertainty about its future. “There was deep concern in the town when the local postmistress, Ann Vaughan announced her […]

Irish Water haven taken on responsibility for administration of Co Cork business water accounts since the end of March

Irish Water haven taken on responsibility for administration of Co Cork business water accounts since the end of March

3 April 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie 16,703 business customers in Co Cork to have one point of contact for all water queries Irish Water has  begun the process to take in charge the administration of 16,703 business customer accounts in Co Cork. The change will see responsibility for account administration for existing business customers in […]

Cork Minister Housing Coveney comments on house price increases

Cork Minister Housing Coveney comments on house price increases

3 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Minister for Housing, Planning, Community & Local Government Mr. Simon Coveney, TD, today commented on the latest reports published by Daft.ie and MyHome.ie. “The report shows that demand is strong, driven by economic growth and increasing numbers of households. We have created the environment to increase housing […]

FG and FF politicians in Cork must “step up to protect Cork’s Bus Éireann public transport” – says Unite trade union

FG and FF politicians in Cork must “step up to protect Cork’s Bus Éireann public transport” – says Unite trade union

2 April 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Trade union Unite, which represents craft workers in Bus Éireann, has called on Fine Gael and Fianna Fail TDs in Cork city and county, including Ministers Simon Coveney and Michael Creed and Ministers of State Dara Murphy and David Stanton, and Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin, to step […]