CORK BUSINESS: International Start-Up Accelerator Competition for Life Sciences, Medical Technology & Digital Health Companies

CORK BUSINESS: International Start-Up Accelerator Competition for Life Sciences, Medical Technology & Digital Health Companies

27 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Applications Now Open for Cork County Council’s International Start-Up Accelerator Competition for Life Sciences, Medical Technology and Digital Health Companies Irish Entrepreneurs can now apply for the chance of a lifetime thanks to this morning’s official launch of Cork County Council’s ground-breaking start-up programme with Boston based MassChallenge, […]

WEST CORK: Here’s what our previous graduates are doing – St Brogan’s College Bandon enlist Past Pupils to speak to current students

WEST CORK: Here’s what our previous graduates are doing – St Brogan’s College Bandon enlist Past Pupils to speak to current students

27 November 2017 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie “If you put your mind to it, you can achieve anything,” words immortalized by silver screen hero Marty McFly, and echoed throughout the corridors of St. Brogan’s College this evening at their ‘Back for the Future’ event. The first initiative of its kind, this careers evening took place […]

Irish Water to begin work on replacement of 1.9km of aging water main in Kildorrery, Co Cork

Irish Water to begin work on replacement of 1.9km of aging water main in Kildorrery, Co Cork

27 November 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Project will lead to more secure and reliable water supply Irish Water will shortly begin construction work on a project to replace 1.9km of old watermains in the Kildorrery area, leading to a significantly improved water supply for local residents and businesses. Separately, a planning application has been […]

NORTH CORK: Aldi Fermoy teams up with FoodCloud to support local charitietes

NORTH CORK: Aldi Fermoy teams up with FoodCloud to support local charitietes

27 November 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Charities in Fermoy are now receiving free food donations from their local Aldi store as part of Aldi Ireland’s expanded partnership with FoodCloud. Surplus food from Aldi’s Fermoy store is being redistributed to charities and community groups including Fermoy Meals on Wheels, Fermoy Family Resource Centre and St […]

HEALTH POLITICS: Removal of Over Age Exemption for children with disabilities in ECCE scheme regressive – says West Cork TD

HEALTH POLITICS: Removal of Over Age Exemption for children with disabilities in ECCE scheme regressive – says West Cork TD

27 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Disability, Margaret Murphy O’Mahony TD (Cork South West) has said that she is very concerned at “reports that the Overage Age Exemption has been removed from the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Scheme from September 2018″. Deputy Murphy O’Mahony was commenting after numerous […]

CORK MACRA: Seandun Capers 2017

CORK MACRA: Seandun Capers 2017

27 November 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Seandun Up to It’s Usual Capers! The Seandun Final of Capers was held in Eire Og GAA grounds on Sunday November 26th with teams from Glanmire, Whitechurch and Kinsale taking part on the night. Each club put on a 20-minute variety performance which included everything from brush dancing […]

CORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY: PwC sponsor awards for top accounting students

CORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY: PwC sponsor awards for top accounting students

28 November 2017 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie As part of this agreement, PwC have sponsored prizes for both second year and third year full-time accounting students. This will incentivise the students in the accounting programme to perform well. The Accounting programme in CIT is a four-year honours degree. Work placement in third year allows students […]

HEALTH: Cork has highest rate of bowel cancer in Ireland

HEALTH: Cork has highest rate of bowel cancer in Ireland

27 November 2017 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Donate to The Mercy Christmas Appeal and give cancer patients a very special gift this Christmas This Christmas the Mercy Hospital Foundation is fundraising for aDonate to The Mercy Christmas Appeal and give cancer patients a very special gift this Christmas This Christmas the Mercy Hospital Foundation is […]