[Audio] Mizen Primary Health care centre opened by Minister

14th June 2014 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie A “primary health care centre” has been officially opened in Schull. Minister of State at the Department of Health with responsibility for Primary Care Alex White TD, travelled to West Cork yesterday afternoon. The Centre covers the Mizen Peninsula spanning Goleen, Crookhaven, Schull, Ballydehob, and Durrus. The centre […]

[Audio] Cork Chamber of Commerce Annual Conference

12th June 2014 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Annual Conference of Cork Chamber of Commerce takes place this morning. Seven speakers will tell the delegates about “Sales” and how skills can be taught and implemented in any business. From the background research to the first phone-call organisers say it’s about perfecting the skills that turn […]

[Audio] Cork supports Govt’s Pay per job scheme

12th June 2014 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Airport are now supporting “ConnectIreland” with it’s marketing drive. It’s a Government initiative announced in 2012. It rewards people who can find foreign companies which are thinking of expanding, and encourage them to open branches in Ireland instead of elsewhere. The IDA handles negotiations. If and when […]

[Audio] Ringaskiddy-Carrigaline needs Motorway to City

12th June 2014 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie A strategic motorway has to be built between Ringaskiddy-Carrigaline and the City. That’s the message from Cork Chamber of Commerce who are trying to convince the Government to invest 135 million euro in upgrading the N28. They’ve just released a report this week from Indecon consultants. The Port […]

[Audio] Michael Flatley to retire

11th June 2014 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Michael Flatley says he will be “sad” to retire from live performances after his final shows next year. The American dancer and choreographer – who lives in Castlehyde, near Fermoy – will retire from touring after his “Lord of the Dance – Dangerous Games” show in March 2015. […]

[Audio] CIT opens new building

10th June 2014 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork Institute of Technology has a new building. The 5 million euro “Create” building on the main Rossa avenue Campus was officially opened on Friday. It’s a standalone two storey centre of excellence where researchers from the life sciences, photonics and bio-engineering can work together with the goal […]

[Audio] Cork City Mayoral agreement is NOT a “pact” says Sinn Fein

9th June 2014, Monday By David O’Sullivan http://twitter.com/david_osullivan The new Lord Mayor of Cork City is beginning her first week in office Fianna Fail Cllr Mary Shields was elected on Friday evening at the AGM of the CITY Council. https://twitter.com/David_OSullivan/status/474997433186152449 meanwhile…. Fianna Fail’s Cllr Kenneth O’Flynn has been elected as Deputy Lord Mayor Sinn Fein […]