Hortonworks open new larger premises in Albert Quay, Cork

Hortonworks open new larger premises in Albert Quay, Cork

26 October 2016 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Hortonworks has today announced the opening of a new, larger premises in Albert Quay, Cork. The news was celebrated at an opening ceremony hosted by the Lord Mayor of Cork City and IDA Ireland. The inauguration comes just nine months after the company confirmed their plans to extend […]

Cork’s Red FM continue their Winning Streak with Audience Boost

Cork’s Red FM continue their Winning Streak with Audience Boost

26 October 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Fresh from their Treble Win at the PPI Radio Awards, Cork’s Red FM have cemented their position as number 1 radio station in Cork with a boost in figures across all weekday daytime shows following the latest JNLR/Ipsos MRBI report into radio listening that was published today (26th […]

UCC Project tests DS Tools to enhance emergency preparedness, response and recovery

UCC Project tests DS Tools to enhance emergency preparedness, response and recovery

26 October 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Emergency responders from both sides of the Irish border will gather today in Dublin for a simulated chemical explosion scenario, to test a Decision Support (DS) Tool-set designed to reduce the impact of large-scale disasters on public health. The online decision support system has been developed by S-HELP […]

Janssen Cork receives business award

Janssen Cork receives business award

25 October 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Janssen Supply Chain, Cork was presented with the Business Working Responsibly Mark certification by An Tánaiste, Frances Fitzgerald, at CEO forum at Dublin Castle. The Mark, developed by Business in the Community Ireland, audited by the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) is based on ISO 26000. It […]

Edwina Currie to be guest speaker at Cork Business Awards 2016

Edwina Currie to be guest speaker at Cork Business Awards 2016

21 October 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie TV Personality, Author and former British Cabinet Minister Edwina Currie will be the Guest Speaker at The Cork Business Awards 2016 on November 25th. The former MP and Cabinet Minister is known as outspoken and controversial and served in the Government of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. First elected […]

Zombie themed fun run in Ballincollig Regional Park raises money for Mercy Hospital Cork

Zombie themed fun run in Ballincollig Regional Park raises money for Mercy Hospital Cork

19 October 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Prepare to be scared – Zombie Fun Run in aid of Mercy Hospital Foundation Saturday, October 29th @ Ballincollig Regional Park Do you think you can outrun “bloodthirsty” zombies as they chase you around Ballincollig Regional Park on Saturday, October 29th? Hordes of flesh-eating zombies will track down brave […]

Inland Fisheries Ireland invites applications for funding from Cork to improve access to angling facilities

Inland Fisheries Ireland invites applications for funding from Cork to improve access to angling facilities

19 October 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie A new fund to support projects that will contribute to the delivery of an accessible and sustainable, world class inland fisheries resource has been established. Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) has announced an overall Capital Works Fund of €500,000 available for angling groups and clubs across the country who […]

Kinsale RNLI presented with National Marine Gallantry and Meritorious Service Award

Kinsale RNLI presented with National Marine Gallantry and Meritorious Service Award

18 October 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The volunteer lifeboat crew from Kinsale RNLI in Co Cork has been awarded a Marine Meritorious Service Medal. The award in recognition of the crew’s rapid response, professionalism and skill in saving lives was presented by the Minister for Transport, Tourism & Sport Shane Ross, T.D. at the […]