BUSINESS: Event held by Facebook and Cork Chamber attracts over 400 Irish SMEs in Cork

BUSINESS: Event held by Facebook and Cork Chamber attracts over 400 Irish SMEs in Cork

29 May 2017, Monday By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie More than 400 SMEs from Cork, Kerry, Tipperary, Galway and Dublin gathered on Friday at the O’Callaghan warehouse on Custom House Quay, Cork for Facebook’s Boost Your Business event. The event, co-hosted by Facebook and Cork Chamber aimed to provide SMEs with greater insight into the potential of the […]

LIVE VIDEO: Watch the Fine Gael leadership hustings in CORK – Simon Coveney v Leo Varadkar

LIVE VIDEO: Watch the Fine Gael leadership hustings in CORK – Simon Coveney v Leo Varadkar

28 May 2017, 9pm By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie When Hustings take place then one candidate will often have home advantage, eventually. This evening Simon Coveney is in his own constituency of Cork South Central. This follows hustings in Dublin, Carlow and Ballinasloe over the past few evenings. Today’s event is underway at the Clayton Hotel […]

SOCIAL PICS: CIT Multimedia and Visual Communications final year exhibition entitled ‘Sonder’

SOCIAL PICS: CIT Multimedia and Visual Communications final year exhibition entitled ‘Sonder’

28 May 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Students of ‘Multimedia and Visual Communications’ at Cork Institute of Technology have held a exhibition of their final year work. Entitled “Sonder”, the exhibition contained an array of movement interpretations, such as immersive game technology to assist in physical rehabilitation and interactive audio/visual collaborations with local musicians. Photographer […]

VIDEO: Free concert in School of Music – Bartok’s Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion (1937)

VIDEO: Free concert in School of Music – Bartok’s Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion (1937)

28 May 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie CIT Cork School of Music Artist-in-Residence Alex Petcu will be performing Bartok’s Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion (1937) in the Curtis Auditorium, CIT Cork School of Music, Union Quay, Cork City on Sunday 4th June at 4:30pm, free admission. Alongside pianists Dr. Gabriela Mayer, (head of department, Keyboard […]

SOCCER: Preview – Kilkenny United Women’s FC vs Cork City Women’s FC – KO 2pm today

SOCCER: Preview – Kilkenny United Women’s FC vs Cork City Women’s FC – KO 2pm today

28 May 2017, Sunday By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork City Women’s FC enter the Continental Tyre’s Women’s League Cup Competitiontoday as they travel to face Kilkenny United WFC at United Park in Thomastown with a kick off at 2pm. This is Cork City WFC’s final game before the summer break and they will hope to go […]

BUSINESS: Hospitality and drinks businesses employ 19,542 people in Cork

BUSINESS: Hospitality and drinks businesses employ 19,542 people in Cork

27 May 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Hospitality and drinks businesses, including pubs, hotels, off-licences, restaurants, wholesalers and producers, employ 19,542 people in Cork, generating €784 million in revenue for the local tourism economy. These businesses also purchase €21.8 million in agricultural outputs and pay out €434.7 million in wages each year. The figures are […]

LIFESTYLE: Talk series – An evening with Rosanna Davison – Montenotte Hotel Cork

LIFESTYLE: Talk series – An evening with Rosanna Davison – Montenotte Hotel Cork

27 May 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The Montenotte Event Series Launches with a Wellbeing & Nutrition Evening presented by Rosanna Davison Renowned model and more recently author and nutrionist, Rosanna Davison, will be coming to Cork’s Montenotte Hotel, on Wednesday, 14 June for the first in the hotel’s “An Evening With …” series. With quite […]

MAHON POINT: Farmers market will take place on TUESDAY’S for summer – in addition to normal THURSDAY’S

MAHON POINT: Farmers market will take place on TUESDAY’S for summer – in addition to normal THURSDAY’S

26 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Get Set for a Summer of Flavour! Foodies and lovers of all things fresh and local are in for a treat this summer, with the launch of Mahon Point’s Summer Market. Tempting delights will be available every Tuesday from the 6th June with many of the areas famous […]