WEST CORK: Primary Schools to receive free Internet safety device as Minister confirms series of public meetings on keeping children safe online – Daly

WEST CORK: Primary Schools to receive free Internet safety device as Minister confirms series of public meetings on keeping children safe online – Daly

7 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The Minister with responsibility for Mental Health Jim Daly has today returned to his old classroom to help schools and parents to keep children safe online. The former school principal and now Minister of State at the Department of Health visited the National school he attended in Drinagh […]

SPORT: Carrigaline and Whitechurch teams progress from Seandun Macra na Feirme indoor soccer

SPORT: Carrigaline and Whitechurch teams progress from Seandun Macra na Feirme indoor soccer

6 November 2017, Monday By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie The Seandun Final of indoor soccer was held in Whitechurch Community Centre yesterday (Sunday). There was a great turn-out with 10 teams in total taking part. In the women’s competition, Carrigaline, Glanmire, Whitechurch and Kinsale battled it out for the title whilst in the men’s UCC, Glanmire, […]

SOCCER: Cork City win the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup

SOCCER: Cork City win the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup

5 November 2017, 8pm By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie   Dundalk 1-1 Cork City (Cork City won 5-3 on penalties) Cork City won the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup in dramatic fashion beating Dundalk 5-3 on penalties at the Aviva Stadium. Mark McNulty saved Michael Duffy’s penalty to give Kieran Sadlier the opportunity to send the […]

WINNING NUMBERS: Cork Couple collect €500,000 Lotto win

WINNING NUMBERS: Cork Couple collect €500,000 Lotto win

4 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie A Cork man who has been under huge pressure financially, living month to month and working overtime, claimed a life-changing prize of €500,000 – on Friday – after his numbers came up on the EuroMillions Plus draw. The husband and Dad said the win will transform his families […]

CORK AIRPORT: The Loop (Duty-free) showcases Irish produced gin

CORK AIRPORT: The Loop (Duty-free) showcases Irish produced gin

4 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie ‘The Loop’ is the well known brandname of the duty-free shop in Cork Airport, and other Irish Airports. The outlet held a ‘Spirit of Gin Festival’, in August and September to showcase Irish-produced gin. This produced “fantastic results for local and national distillers” according to the shop. Among […]

CORK AIRPORT: sees 4% passenger growth since last October

CORK AIRPORT: sees 4% passenger growth since last October

3 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork Airport growth of +4% versus October last year Nearly 200,000 passengers travelled through Cork Airport in October Growth comes despite disruptions caused as a result of Storms Ophelia and Brian Cork Airport has welcomed a 4 per cent increase in passenger numbers in October compared to the […]