Basketball: C&S UCC Demons 91 beat UCD Marian 65

24th January 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Men’s National Cup Final: C&S UCC Demons 91, UCD Marian 65 C&S UCC Demons proved too strong for UCD Marian in an entertaining final at a sold out National Basketball Arena, Tallaght tonight. Marian were strong and defiant throughout, but ultimately Shane Coughlan was given the chance to […]

Basketball: Victory for Cork Ladies: Team Montenotte Hotel 62-36 Killester

24th January 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Women’s National Cup Final Team Montenotte Hotel 62, Pyrobel Killester 36 Team Montenotte toughed out their fifth Women’s National Cup victory with a 62-36 win over Killester. Killester were in their first Cup final in nine years while Team Montenotte had the experience and an aggressive defence to […]

Dutch Storytelling Expert comes to Cork

Dutch Storytelling Expert comes to Cork

23rd January 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Helen Kuyper of 24/7 Storytelling, a world leader in building persuasive and memorable stories, will host 2 workshops in the art of storytelling in Cork in February. The way you tell a business story is very different, and should be, from the way you tell a story at […]

Time for energy companies to pass on reduced prices – Buttimer

23rd January 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork South Central Fine Gael TD Jerry Buttimer has called on energy suppliers to follow the lead of Bord Gais in reducing prices. “It is long overdue for energy companies to reduce the cost of gas and electricity for consumers. The decision by Bord Gais to reduce prices […]

Lab computer system crashes again at Cork University Hospital

23rd January 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil Health Spokesperson Billy Kelleher TD expressed his annoyance that the computer system in the laboratory in Cork University Hospital has crashed again. Speaking today, Deputy Kelleher said, ‘‘my office has received several calls today from angry constituents who have been informed by their GP’s that no […]

Ballincollig Winter Music Festival launched

Ballincollig Winter Music Festival launched

23rd January 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The 6th Annual Ballincollig Winter Music Festival, running from Thursday 29th January to Monday 2nd February, will see over 70 musicians descend on the town for what promises to be a five day celebration of music featuring the very best of national and international talent. Headline acts confirmed […]

Match Preview: Cork City WFC v Wexford Youths WFC

23rd January 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Leesiders take on Wexford Youths in Ferrycarrig Park this Sunday 25th January 2015 at two o’clock in another Continental Tires Women’s National League game. The Women’s National League resumes this weekend for Cork City after an extended Christmas break, the Leesiders will be glad to get back […]

FF Health spokesman Billy Kelleher accuses Health Minister of “another PR campaign”

FF Health spokesman Billy Kelleher accuses Health Minister of “another PR campaign”

23rd January 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Health Billy Kelleher has accused the Health Minister of launching another PR campaign rather than coming up with tangible measures to tackle the real problems facing our health service. On the very morning when we learn that the HSE has launched an investigation into […]