Festival funding will help Cork Gatherings says Cork FG TD

Fine Gael Cork South Central TD, Jerry Buttimer, has today (Tuesday) said that Fáilte Ireland funding for festivals will help make The Gathering 2013 a success. “Minister Ring has announced Fáilte Ireland is to provide €59,000 in funding for festivals across Cork. This funding will help to continue the success of these festivals and it […]

John Dunleavy Signs New Contract With Cork City FC

Cork City Football Club are delighted to announce that John Dunleavy has agreed a new deal with the club. ** ** The 21 year-old joined the club from Wolves last January, and enjoyed an excellent debut season with the club, making 22 league appearances in a season which was disrupted by an ankle injury he […]

[Audio] What is the Cork Screen Commission?

21st November 2012 By David O’Sullivan http://twitter.com/david_osullivan Last weeks 57th Corona Cork Film Festival is being hailed as a success. One of the parties involved in the programme was the Cork Screen Commission. The Cork Screen Commission is a one-stop shop for advice and help with Pre Production, Production and Post Production needs in Cork […]

Cork Racing Personalities Featured in Book and Audio Collection

Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) launched a unique book and audio archive recounting ‘The Lives and Times of Irish Racing People’ at a reception in its offices on the Curragh on Monday 19th November, hosted by Brian Kavanagh, Chief Executive of HRI. Rosaleen Tonson-Rye and John Burns from Crookstown, Co. Cork were both featured in the […]

Main drainage scheme in Bandon needs to be resumed says Mayor

** Fianna Fáil Mayor of Bandon, Cllr Gillian Coughlan, has called for work on the Bandon Main Drainage Scheme to be resumed amid fears that Bandon is again under threat of flooding. Cllr Coughlan commented: “Poor weather forecasts over the coming days have left many homes and businesses in Bandon again under the threat of […]

Research awards presented at UCC

The inaugural 2012 University College Cork (UCC) Research Awards were presented on Monday 19 November, celebrating UCC researchers who have made exceptional and influential research contributions. Six individual researcher awards and one research team award were made at the ceremony, which was held in UCC’s Glucksman Gallery. The awards recognise those who push boundaries, enhance […]

Danny Furlong Signs for Cork City

Cork City Football Club are delighted to confirm that Danny Furlong has signed for the club. The 23 year-old joins the club from Wexford Youths, where he topped the First Division scoring charts with 13 goals in 24 appearances last season. The striker spoke to CorkCityFC.net this evening shortly after putting pen to paper on […]

Alice Taylor is November, Cork Person of Month.

Alice Taylor is November, Cork Person of Month. To mark the recent publication of her book on bereavement ‘And Time Stood Still’, and also to celebrate her past body of work, Alice Taylor has been named November Cork Person of the Month. Alice, addressing friends from hometown Innishannon and her native Newmarket, at the book […]

UCC’s Tyndall Institute appointments new CEO

Tyndall National Institute at University College Cork, one of Europe’s leading ICT research institutes, has announced the appointment of Dr Kieran Drain as its Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Drain will join Tyndall in January 2013 from his role as Vice President and General Manager of the Lighting and Display Technology Division of Rambus Inc, Ohio. […]