Cork City FC v St Pats

18 May 2018 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie It’s a break from league action at Turner’s Cross on Tuesday night, as Cork City welcome St. Patrick’s Athletic in the EA Sports Cup quarter final. Cork City are in good form of late, having recorded three league wins in a row, and they are in second place […]

Cork politician is happy that EU are tackling ‘dirty money’

18 May 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The European Parliament will this week vote on a new Directive designed to combat money-laundering and tax evasion. The Directive would also establish a blacklist of third countries which fail to cooperate with EU authorities. Fine Gael Ireland South MEP, Deirdre Clune, has welcomed the directive saying that […]

Corkman appointed to global role in EMC

18 May 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie EMC, the US multinational that employs over 3,000 people in Ireland, has today announced the appointment of Chris Murphy to the role of Vice President of IT Client Experience, with responsibility over 1,000 global employees. Formerly Senior Director of IT Client Experience at EMC’s Centre of Excellence in […]

New Waste Management Plan For Cork

18 May 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork City and County Councils have been set a number of key targets in relation waste prevention activities under a newly launched plan. Among the policies and actions included in the Southern Region Waste Management Plan, one of three such plans being launched in Ireland, is a 1% […]

Stakeholders invited to Cork 1916 planning event

16 May 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Ireland 2016 is a National initiative to develop, coordinate and deliver a programme to be delivered from for the 2016 centenary year with local, national, and international events based the ideals of 1916, the Proclamation, and the events of that time. Plans are currently underway to commemorate 1916 […]

Young Cork rappers to launch album

17 May 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Youth Work Ireland Cork’s Rappers, RuffKulture, are launching their first album on Saturday, 23rd May in Camden Palace at 2pm This a group of teenage rappers, singers and musicians based up at “The Hut” in Gurranabraher (Youth Work Ireland Cork). The rap workshops were featured on RTE’s The […]

Castletownroche cleans up at awards

17 May 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The exceptional work of the community of Castletownroche in keeping their area litter free has resulted in them being awarded the top prize in the IFA’s Rural Spring Clean initiative. IFA Deputy President and Countryside Chairman, Tim O’Leary, said “During the month of April farm families and rural […]

Carrigaline to be included in first phase of new broadband network

16 May 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Fine Gael TD for Cork South Central, Jerry Buttimer said today that Carrigaline is to be included in the first phase of Ireland’s first 100% fibre-to-the-building broadband network, offering speeds from 200 Mbps to 1000 Mbps to 500,000 premises in fifty regional towns, revolutionising the broadband market in […]

Merger creates new Cork legal firm ‘BDM Boylan’

16 May 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Two Cork firms, “McNulty Boylan and Partners” and “Mullins Lynch Byrne”, haved merged. The new name is “BDM Boylan”. It becomes one of the largest law firms in Munster, employing 12 solicitors among a total team of 30. The firm is based in Clarkes Bridge House, Hanover Street […]