EDUCATION: Professor Thia Hennessy appointed Dean of Cork University Business School

EDUCATION: Professor Thia Hennessy appointed Dean of Cork University Business School

6 March 2018 Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The appointment of Professor Thia Hennessy as Dean of Cork University Business School (CUBS) comes at a very exciting time for everyone associated with CUBS. Already a globally renowned centre for teaching, learning and research, CUBS is actively pursuing an accreditation strategy that will see the Business School recognised […]

CORK HR NEWS: Glanmire’s Vienna Woods Hotel wins Irish Hotels Federation Quality Employer Award

CORK HR NEWS: Glanmire’s Vienna Woods Hotel wins Irish Hotels Federation Quality Employer Award

6 March 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Irish Hotels Federation (IHF) has announced the winners of its national Quality Employers Awards 2018, which acknowledge excellence in human resource management across Ireland’s hotel and guesthouse sector. The awards were presented by Brendan Griffin, TD, Minister of State for Tourism and Sport at the Federations’ 80th […]

Launch Of 2018 Anti Dog Fouling Awareness Campaign

Launch Of 2018 Anti Dog Fouling Awareness Campaign

5 March 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City Council is pleased to announce the launch of our annual Anti Dog Fouling Awareness Campaign. The campaign, now in its third year, is organised and run by the Dog Fouling Awareness Sub Committee of Council in conjunction with the Litter Management Section of Cork City Council […]

Frontline workers the heroes of #StormEmma – Ó Laoghaire

Frontline workers the heroes of #StormEmma – Ó Laoghaire

5 March 2018 By Mary Bermimgham mary@TheCork.ie Sinn Féin TD for Cork South Central Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire has said that the frontline staff, who kept emergency and essential services going during Storm Emma. He also said that we now need to gear up for the danger of flooding. “Severe Weather events can be dangerous, and […]

WEST CORK: 140 entries for Quality Hotel Clonakilty West Cork Rally 2018 – takes place in two weeks time

WEST CORK: 140 entries for Quality Hotel Clonakilty West Cork Rally 2018 – takes place in two weeks time

4 March 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Quality Hotel Clonakilty West Cork Rally which takes place in just two weeks has now received 140 entries across all categories. This is in spite of the inclement weather conditions which has meant that the entries secretary has not received any postal entries since last Tuesday. Any […]

CORK BUSINESS: What’s on for ‘Local Enterprise Week’ March 4th – 9th – learn about GDPR

CORK BUSINESS: What’s on for ‘Local Enterprise Week’ March 4th – 9th – learn about GDPR

4 March 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Local Enterprise Week 2018, a national initiative led by the Local Enterprise Offices across Ireland, kicks off today – Sunday March 4th – and runs until Friday March 9th. Throughout the week the Local Enterprise Office (LEO), Cork City has organised a number of events and workshops covering […]

THE WATER IS OFF – in parts of Youghal & Allihies, Co Cork – aftermath of #StormEmma

THE WATER IS OFF – in parts of Youghal & Allihies, Co Cork – aftermath of #StormEmma

4 March 2018, 11am By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Due to issues associated with Storm Emma and an increased demand on water supplies, a number of areas of Cork are currently experiencing disruptions to their water supply. Irish Water is working with Cork County Council to fix leaks and carry out any other necessary repairs as […]

Freezing weather is over, but aftermath is low supplies of drinking water #StormEmma #BigFreeze2018

Freezing weather is over, but aftermath is low supplies of drinking water #StormEmma #BigFreeze2018

3 March 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Irish Water is advising customers in Cork that due to the extremely cold weather conditions and exceptionally high water demand, some water treatment plants in the county are struggling to keep up with supply demands. The agency did not list areas, instead it said “All customers are being asked to conserve […]