Play by well known Cork Court Reporter opens in Everyman theatre

Play by well known Cork Court Reporter opens in Everyman theatre

29 October 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Written by Court Reporter Liam Heylin and directed by Donal Gallagher (Love All, The Chronicles of Oggle) it stars Laura O’Mahony (RTÉ’s Storyland & Comedy Bites) and Shane Casey (Republic of Telly, Love, Peace & Robbery). It runs from Monday 2nd – Saturday 7th November 2015 at the […]

Cork web firm merges with Dublin outfit

Cork web firm merges with Dublin outfit

29 October 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Two of Ireland’s leading web development and digital marketing agencies, Cork-based Granite Digital and Enhance Multimedia of Dublin, are teaming up to provide web design, development and digital marketing services nationwide, in a partnership worth €2m in turnover. Granite Digital has signed an agreement with web firm, Enhance […]

Macra na Feirme Annual Rally in Rochestown Park Hotel was a success

Macra na Feirme Annual Rally in Rochestown Park Hotel was a success

29 October 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie A successful weekend was had at the Rally in the Lee Valley last weekend. Hosts, Muskerry Macra, organised a fantastic weekend of entertainment, competitions and the annual young farmers conference alongside sponsors Coopsuperstores.ie. Speaking at the opening ceremony, Minister Simon Coveney announced a top up payment for young […]

Hairdresser sponsors Womens Football Club

Hairdresser sponsors Womens Football Club

29 October 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City Women’s F.C. have announced a sponsorship partnership with Just Cuts For Ladies, part of the Jeff Devine Hair Group. The Agreement was launched at Just Cuts for Ladies store in Wilton Shopping centre where owner Jeff Devine met with Cork City W.F.C. players Saoirse Noonan, Barbara […]

Cork County Council Bike Ride raises almost €3,000 for charity

Cork County Council Bike Ride raises almost €3,000 for charity

29 October 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cllr John Paul O’Shea, Mayor of the County of Cork, on a beautiful autumnal morning, ably led out this year’s participants in the Big Bike Ride 2015. The event, which aims to promote a healthy lifestyle for Cork County Council staff while also highlighting the Cork County Council […]

Sinn Féin to hold convention to select second candidate in Cork North Central

Sinn Féin to hold convention to select second candidate in Cork North Central

29 October 2015 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie] Sinn Féin will hold a convention to select the party’s second candidate in Cork North Central for the forthcoming General Election at 7.45pm tomorrow evening (Friday, October 30th). Incumbent TD Jonathan O’Brien is already on the ticket, and tomorrows content will decide whether either Cllr. Ger Keohane or […]

How much is the state pension? Only 20% of young adults in Cork know

How much is the state pension? Only 20% of young adults in Cork know

29 October 2015 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie A national survey, commissioned by the Irish Association of Pension Funds (IAPF) and conducted by IReach, sought to examine retirement planning in Ireland and whether people are being realistic as to their expectations for retirement age. It concluded that people simply avoid thinking about retirement for much of […]

Fianna Fáil must stop scaremongering on Garda numbers – Daly

Fianna Fáil must stop scaremongering on Garda numbers – Daly

29 October 2015 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Fine Gael TD for Cork South West, Jim Daly, has said that the Fianna Fáil party must stop scaremongering on Garda numbers, adding that they have got their figures on Garda retirements all wrong. “Fianna Fáil TDs are going around trying to frighten people by saying that 1,500 […]

Irish Water to spend €15.8m on Cork City upgrades, but Anti Austerity Alliance unhappy

Irish Water to spend €15.8m on Cork City upgrades, but Anti Austerity Alliance unhappy

27 October 2015 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Irish Water, in partnership with Cork City Council is investing €15.8 million in the replacement and rehabilitation of 27.6 km of old water mains in Cork City. Having successfully completed an advance contract for this project in 2014, works on the Cork Water Mains Rehabilitation project will begin […]