Janssen Cork receives business award

Janssen Cork receives business award

25 October 2016 By Tom Collins 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 Collins 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 Collins 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 Collins 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 […]

Cork Film Festival 2016

Cork Film Festival 2016

18 October 2016 By Bryan T. Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie   The Cork Film Festival will launch its 2016 programme today, with this year’s event showcasing home-grown talent alongside international features, and a strong focus on documentary film. Ireland’s oldest film festival takes place 11-20 November and will screen more than 70 feature films, including Kelly Reichardt’s […]

Grandons Toyota sponsor Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium Cork

Grandons Toyota sponsor Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium Cork

18 October 2016 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium has announced a new partnership with Grandon Car Sales of Glanmire, with the addition of a new 24 dog Mini Open Stake to the Cork racing calendar. The Grandons Toyota Mini Open will begin on Saturday 29th October and run over 3 weekends with […]

Cork businesses meet in Brussels

Cork businesses meet in Brussels

17 October 2016 By Bryan T. Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork Convention Bureau joined Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland in Brussels, for a networking ‘Meet in Ireland’ event which was attended by conference buyers from top international associations. The headquarters of more than 2,000 associations are in Brussels, making the city an important source of association conferences […]

€500k EuroMillions Plus ticket sold in SuperValu, Macroom, Co Cork

€500k EuroMillions Plus ticket sold in SuperValu, Macroom, Co Cork

16 October 2016 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie While there was no winner of Friday’s (October 14) headline €17 million EuroMillions draw, but one lucky player from Cork did scoop the EuroMillions Plus top prize of €500,000. Remarkably, this is the 21st EuroMillions Plus top prize win of €500,000 in 2016. EuroMillions Plus is an exclusive […]