COMMUNITY FUNDING: €65,000 in CLAR funding for Cork

COMMUNITY FUNDING: €65,000 in CLAR funding for Cork

26 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork based Fine Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, has welcomed the funding allocated to Cork Emergency Response organisations under the latest round of the CLÁR programme. “I am delighted to see the allocation of over €65,000 in funding for local first response organisations here in Cork. It will enable […]

CORK HERITAGE: Book detailing history of Barryscourt Castle launched by Deirdre Clune MEP

CORK HERITAGE: Book detailing history of Barryscourt Castle launched by Deirdre Clune MEP

26 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Barryscourt Castle, Co. Cork: Archaeology, History and Architecture – the eleventh volume in the Archaeological Monograph Series launched by Ms Deirdre Clune MEP Barryscourt Castle (Caisleán Chúirt an Bharraigh in Irish) is a castle located in East Cork south of the village of Carrigtwohill. Cork MEP Deirdre Clune […]

TRAVEL WOES: Cork MEP warns of the impact on business travel between Ireland and USA if laptop ban goes ahead

TRAVEL WOES: Cork MEP warns of the impact on business travel between Ireland and USA if laptop ban goes ahead

25 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Clune warns of the impact on business travel between Ireland and the US – if laptop ban goes ahead 3,684 weekly flights between European airports and the United States could be effected as the US look to extend the laptop ban on flights from Europe. Cork based MEP Deirdre […]

POLITICS: As Fine Gael leader Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney would REDUCE workers rights – warns Cork Solidarity TD Mick Barry

POLITICS: As Fine Gael leader Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney would REDUCE workers rights – warns Cork Solidarity TD Mick Barry

23 May 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Solidarity TD Mick Barry this morning said that the mood in the country is to extend workers’ rights not to restrict them, and that yesterday’s comments from both candidates in the Fine Gael leadership contest showed that the Fine Gael party is “increasingly out of step with the […]

FINE GAEL LEADERSHIP CONTEST: Simon Coveney holds leadership rally in new Capitol Building in Cork City Centre

FINE GAEL LEADERSHIP CONTEST: Simon Coveney holds leadership rally in new Capitol Building in Cork City Centre

21 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Both Simon Coveney TD (Cork) and Leo Varadkar TD (Dublin) are both in the headlines, with each vying to become the next leader of the Fine Gael Party. Whoever wins the internal party vote will also become the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland. Last evening Simon Coveney held […]

ENVIRONMENT: Cork groups can apply for grants from €460k ‘Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund’

ENVIRONMENT: Cork groups can apply for grants from €460k ‘Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund’

18 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Environment Partnership Fund now open Cork based Fine Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, has encouraged local groups to apply for newly available environmental funding to help improve communities across Ireland. “The Government has this week announced a large increase to the Local Agenda 21 (LA21) Environmental Partnership Fund. Up […]

CORK TD ON NATIONAL PLATFORM: Simon Coveney receives 90%+ support from Cork & Kerry Councillors in his party leadership canvas

CORK TD ON NATIONAL PLATFORM: Simon Coveney receives 90%+ support from Cork & Kerry Councillors in his party leadership canvas

18 May 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Simon Coveney’s Director of Elections, Minister Damien English T.D. this afternoon welcomed the support the Fine Gael Councillors in Cork and Kerry where it “is clear”, he said, that 28 of the 31 Councillors across both counties are backing Coveney in the Fine Gael Leadership contest. “This is […]

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