Network Cork hosts networking event in Voxpro.

Network Cork hosts networking event in Voxpro.

16 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Network Cork catapults into spring with its first event of the new season. The event will be an exciting networking event hosted by multinational, Cork-owned company Voxpro. The event will kick off at 6pm on Wednesday 6th April in Voxpro HQ, in Mahon Crescent, Mahon. Voxpro is an […]

Wheelchair users in Clonakilty battle poor footpaths

16 March 2016 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Patricia hearing how wheelchair users in #Clonakilty are battling current footpath conditions #CorkToday pic.twitter.com/ccdzoOFUf2 — C103 Cork (@C103Cork) March 14, 2016 Over the last week to ten days, the Clonakilty Access Group has been very active as a result of many people contacting it’s members about issues of […]

Renewed hopes of direct Cork Airport to USA flights

Renewed hopes of direct Cork Airport to USA flights

15 March 2016 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie daa Chief Executive Kevin Toland has welcomed the news arising from today’s meeting between An Taoiseach Enda Kenny and US President Barack Obama that there is “no political impediment” to the granting of a US foreign carrier permit to Norwegian International Airways to enable it to commence flights […]

GAA legends launch Mercy Hospital Foundation Golf Classic

GAA legends launch Mercy Hospital Foundation Golf Classic

15 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie When and where: Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd April, 2016 – Fota Island Golf Club Swopping their hurlies for golf clubs, GAA legends Seán Og Ó hÁilpin and Tomás Mulcahy helped volunteer organisers Jack Lynch and Brian Dunphy launch this year’s Mercy Hospital Foundation Golf Classic, which is […]

Introduction of Milk Supply Measures at EU level could seriously impact Cork farmers

Introduction of Milk Supply Measures at EU level could seriously impact Cork farmers

15 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork South-West Fianna Fáil TD Margaret Murphy O’Mahony has said milk supply controls from Europe have the potential to seriously impact on farmers in west Cork. France has been pushing heavily for the European Commission to introduce such supply management measures to deal with current dairy price volatility. […]

Christian Brothers College Cork win Irish ‘European Charlemagne Youth Prize’

Christian Brothers College Cork win Irish ‘European Charlemagne Youth Prize’

15 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Ireland South MEP Deirdre Clune has congratulated students from the Christian Brothers College Cork who have emerged as this year’s Irish national winners of the European Charlemagne Youth Prize. The Charlemagne Youth Prize is organised jointly by the European Parliament and the International Charlemagne Prize Foundation in Aachen […]

Some Cork businesses want to move to a cashless society

Some Cork businesses want to move to a cashless society

15 March 2016 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie New figures published today have shown that Cork City has taken the lead in embracing cash-free payment options following the successful rollout of the Cork Cashes Out campaign. The three-month pilot initiative, launched last November to promote Cork as Ireland’s first cash-free city, saw the number of contactless […]

Supporting SME’s and the self-employed a key priority – Murphy O’Mahony

Supporting SME’s and the self-employed a key priority – Murphy O’Mahony

15 March 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The new Fianna Fáil TD for Cork South-West Margaret Murphy O’Mahony has said supporting the self-employed and small to medium sized businesses will be one of her top priorities in the months ahead. Deputy Murphy O’Mahony pointed out that Fianna Fáil has a detailed jobs plan which aims […]