SPORT: Cork City FC sign Alec Byrne

SPORT: Cork City FC sign Alec Byrne

24 February 2107 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City FC are delighted to announce that Alec Byrne has signed his first professional contract with the club. Speaking to CorkCityFC.ie, Byrne said: “I am delighted and honoured to sign a professional contract with Cork City FC. It was a huge step for me to go from […]

Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference 2017

Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference 2017

24 February 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Title: ‘Shaping Ireland’s Future’ When: Monday, March 6th 2017 What does a productive, creative and innovative workplace demand from graduates? How do firms grow during periods of chaos, uncertainty and rapid change? What does the future of business look like? These are just some of the questions that […]

Heart disease leading cause of death in Cork says Cardiologist at Mater Private

Heart disease leading cause of death in Cork says Cardiologist at Mater Private

23 February 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cardiovascular disease remains the number one cause of mortality in Cork and with the county’s aging population demographic, the incidence of the disease continues to grow, according to Dr Ronan Margey, Consultant Cardiologist at Mater Private Hospital Cork. Addressing a group of General Practitioners from the Cork and […]

SOCCER: Cork City FC sign of Christian Nanetti

SOCCER: Cork City FC sign of Christian Nanetti

22 February 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork City FC are pleased to confirm the signing of Christian Nanetti. The 25-year-old attacker began his career at Queens Park Rangers, and most recently lined out for Welling United. Speaking after the Italian’s international clearance was confirmed, City boss John Caulfield said: “Christian came to us on […]

The entire landmass of Cork could be painted 216 times with the amount of paint wasted globally every year

The entire landmass of Cork could be painted 216 times with the amount of paint wasted globally every year

22 February 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Southern Region Waste Management Office (SRMO) has this week launched a new “Greener Homes Hints” guide aimed at assisting decorating enthusiasts with tips and ideas on a greener way to “Do It Yourself”. The free 12 page booklet, which can also be downloaded at www.srwmo.ie, will help […]

Classic, Vintage, and Veteran Ford cars to feature in Cork City St Patrick’s Day Parade 2017

Classic, Vintage, and Veteran Ford cars to feature in Cork City St Patrick’s Day Parade 2017

22 February 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Organised by Cork City Council, The Cork St Patrick’s Festival will take place from March 17th to March 19th with over 50,000 visitors expected to attend the Cork St Patrick’s Parade on Friday March 17th. Throughout the festival weekend, Cork will be a hive of activity with the […]

Tourism Ireland partners with Flybe and Cork Airport to grow tourist numbers to Cork and the South of Ireland

Tourism Ireland partners with Flybe and Cork Airport to grow tourist numbers to Cork and the South of Ireland

22 February 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Tourism Ireland has teamed up with Flybe and Cork Airport, to promote flights to Cork from Cardiff and grow tourist numbers to the South of Ireland this year. The joint campaign kicks off this week and will run until 9th April. Working closely with airlines and airports to […]

Disney Cruise Line is coming to Cork

Disney Cruise Line is coming to Cork

22 February 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Disney Cruise Line has revealed its summer 2018 itinerary includes Cork Harbour. The ‘Disney Magic’ vessel will travel to Cork for the first time as part of Disney Cruise Line’s new seven-night British Isles cruise, departing in September 2018. Announcing the first time call, Disney Cruise Line described […]

Well known Cork businessman James O’Sullivan dies of cancer aged 58

Well known Cork businessman James O’Sullivan dies of cancer aged 58

21 February 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie James O’Sullivan was well known throughout Cork as director of M&P O’Sullivan Ltd, a cash and carry company founded by his grandfather. He was also known for his involvement and support of numerous charity and community groups in the city and across the county. His passing was announced […]

Coast Guard Helicopters conducting long medical evacuation assisted by Naval ship LÉ Roisin

Coast Guard Helicopters conducting long medical evacuation assisted by Naval ship LÉ Roisin

21 February 2017, 6.45pm By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The Shannon based Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 115 has evacuated a seriously injured crewman from a large Russian fishing vessel approximately 140 nautical miles West of Kerry Head. The operation is being coordinated by the Marine Rescue Coordination Centre in Valentia and is being supported by the […]