SOCIAL PICS: County Mayor’s Masquerade Charity Ball

SOCIAL PICS: County Mayor’s Masquerade Charity Ball

18 June 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The County Mayor’s Masquerade Charity Ball took place on Saturday. Ciara Dineen speaking on behalf of Special Olympics Munster, at the masquerade ball hosted by the Mayor of the County of Cork Cllr Declan Hurley, in aid of West Cork Rapid Response, Enable Ireland and Special Olympics Munster, […]

Cork headquartered company ‘Wisetek’ opens new Recycle and Reuse Electronic Data Warehouse Facility

Cork headquartered company ‘Wisetek’ opens new Recycle and Reuse Electronic Data Warehouse Facility

17 June 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Wisetek expands US operations in Sacramento, California Wisetek a global leader in advanced IT asset disposal, data destruction, technology reuse and manufacturing services, has announced the opening of its new West Coast operation in Sacramento, California. To support its continued business growth in the U.S, the company will […]

Castletownbere RNLI lifeboat assists yacht which had been attempting transatlantic journey

Castletownbere RNLI lifeboat assists yacht which had been attempting transatlantic journey

17 June 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie RNLI Lifeboat assists lone sailor to safety Castletownbere RNLI lifeboat has successfully assisted a yacht with engine trouble off West Cork coast this morning, Castletownbere RNLI lifeboat ‘Annette Hutton’ was put on standby yesterday evening when a yacht 85 miles south west of Bere Island requested assistance from […]

50,000+ attend Cork Summer Show 2018

50,000+ attend Cork Summer Show 2018

17 June 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Drawing crowds from all over the country, this year’s Cork Summer Show has been “a sell out success with more than 50,000 visitors over the weekend”, according to organisers. The show extended its hours on both Saturday and Sunday due to the good weather and numbers attending the […]

CORK POLITICS: ‘Same old craic with sports capital’ – says Labour’s Peter Horgan

CORK POLITICS: ‘Same old craic with sports capital’ – says Labour’s Peter Horgan

16 June 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Labour Party Local Area Representative in Cork Peter Horgan has criticised Minister Brendan Griffin for reverting to the same old craic and tactics with the new Sports Capital announcement. “Government TDs, Senators and Candidates were tweeting mightily the other night that €40 million is to be allocated for […]

Mayor of County Cork meets Prince of Wales

Mayor of County Cork meets Prince of Wales

16 June 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Mayor Hurley presents The Prince of Wales with a replica of sketch prepared by his great great great grandmother Queen Victoria During this week’s Royal visit to Cork, the Mayor of the County of Cork Cllr Declan Hurley presented HRH The Prince of Wales with a reproduction of […]

BALLINCOLLIG: Oriel House Hotel launches new ‘Chic Boutique’ Guest Bedrooms’

BALLINCOLLIG: Oriel House Hotel launches new ‘Chic Boutique’ Guest Bedrooms’

16 June 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Everyone dreams of the Royal treatment, and with Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla visiting Ireland this dream is more present than ever. With last nights’ launch of two luxury boutique collections; The Ellis and Tobin, the Oriel House Hotel are making this Royal treatment possible for […]

New Lord Mayor of Cork to be formally elected this evening

New Lord Mayor of Cork to be formally elected this evening

15 June 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City Council’s Annual Meeting will take place this evening at 6.30pm. The election of the new Lord Mayor of Cork takes place at the Annual Meeting. The existing Lord Mayor Cllr. Tony Fitzgerald will hand over the Lord Mayor’s Chain to the newly elected Lord Mayor during […]

#Diversity: Fitzgerald’s Park hosts events for International Day of the African Child

#Diversity: Fitzgerald’s Park hosts events for International Day of the African Child

15 June 2018 By Mary Bermimgham mary@TheCork.ie What: Celebrating World Music & Cultures of Cork 2018 Date: Saturday 16th June 2018 Time: 1pm – 6pm Venue: Fitzgerald’s Park, Cork On 16th June 2018, the International Day of the African Child, Cork is hosting a line-up of world music talent spanning several continents, from Burundian drummers […]