Cork Fertility Centre to host free fertility advice seminar

Cork Fertility Centre to host free fertility advice seminar

19 March 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork Fertility Centre is to host a free information seminar on Saturday at the Kingsley Hotel at 10am. A team of consultant gynaecologists, scientists and fertility nurse specialists will deliver talks on maximising chance of conception and will explain different treatment options and techniques available. The seminar will […]

Rural areas needs GP’s

19 March 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Health Billy Kelleher (Cork North Central) has said the Government’s failure to act on the escalating crisis in GP recruitment has left more than 30 rural communities without a vital primary healthcare service. Deputy Kelleher has called on the Minister for Health Leo Varadkar […]

KBC Bank have a branch in Cork

18 March 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie We must admit here at TheCork.ie that we don’t know much about KBC Bank. Honestly, if you asked us to name banks we would have said. AIB Bank of Ireland Permament TSB and then stopped! But KBC Bank, in fairness, do have a branch in the City Centre, […]

Dublin getting lions share of new jobs

Dublin getting lions share of new jobs

19 March 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Anti Austerity Alliance councillor Mick Barry this morning said that the just-released Nevin Economic Research Institute (NERI) quarterly bulletin provides information and analysis that should ring alarm bells in Cork. The trade union-based institute are claiming that 94% of last year’s newly-created 29,000 jobs were based in the […]

Woman dies in car accident near Fermoy

Woman dies in car accident near Fermoy

18 March 2015 By David O’Sullivan davod@TheCork.ie Gardaí in Fermoy are investigating a road traffic collision in which a woman in her 30s was killed. The collision occurred on the R628, Castlelyons to Conna (South East of Fermoy) road at approximately 8:30am this morning when a car collided with an SUV. The woman driver of […]

Munster Rugby helping with Internet safety

Munster Rugby helping with Internet safety

18 March 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Munster Rugby team are lining-out behind Trend Micro and tackling internet safety by supporting their 2015 “What’s Your Story?” video and poster competition. The competition will award up to €7,000 in prizes to young movie-makers and artists who share their learnings with those going online for the […]

Malwarebytes chooses Cork for EMEA HQ

18 March 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton T.D., today announced that Malwarebytes, the company founded to protect people and businesses from next-generation cyberthreats, has chosen Cork as the site for its EMEA HQ, creating 50 new jobs over 3 years. The investment is supported by the Department […]

Simon Coveney in Italy to promote Irish Tourism

Simon Coveney in Italy to promote Irish Tourism

18 March 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney TD, was in Italy this week, as part of a ‘Promote Ireland’ programme around St Patrick’s Day – helping to promote tourism to Ireland in 2015. The visit by Minister Coveney coincided with the ‘greening’ of the Colosseum in […]

65,000 spectators at Cork City Patricks Parade

18 March 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Cork St. Patrick’s Festival 2015 has come to a close, culminating in the spectacular festival parade and award ceremony. Some 65,000 spectators took to the city’s streets to cheer on more than 60 groups and 3000 parade participants who were taking part. Best Overall Entry was awarded […]

Drugs seized at Toll Plaza bust

17 March 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie As part of an ongoing operation involving the Cork City Divisional Drug Unit and the Garda National Drug Unit/Organised Crime Unit into the illegal sale and supply of controlled drugs in the Cork area Gardaí have seized heroin and cocaine. Gardai stopped a car this afternoon at the […]