First ever ‘Cork Cheese Week’ takes place Monday 24th September to Sunday 24th September

First ever ‘Cork Cheese Week’ takes place Monday 24th September to Sunday 24th September

24 September 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Events include Cork Cheese Dinner and various workshops The inaugural Cork Cheese Week will take place throughout Cork from Monday 24th September at venues around the city. It will culminate with a weekend of all things cheese at the Cork Airport Hotel on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th. From […]

BASKETBALL: Andre Nation the toast of Ballincollig while Dublin sides rule the roost in Northern Conference Inbox

BASKETBALL: Andre Nation the toast of Ballincollig while Dublin sides rule the roost in Northern Conference Inbox

23 September 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Andre Nation the toast of Ballincollig while Dublin sides rule the roost in Northern Conference A massive weekend of games in the Basketball Ireland Men’s Division One got underway over the weekend, with a number of teams playing double headers. Ballincollig continued to boss the roost down in […]

OFFICIAL OPENING: Extension of Radiology Department, Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

OFFICIAL OPENING: Extension of Radiology Department, Bon Secours Hospital, Cork

22 September 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Speaking earlier this week at the event to mark the expansion of the Radiology service at the hospital, An Tánaiste Mr. Coveney said ‘’The additional Radiology capacity for patients who require various types of scans is very welcome and will be of great assistance to GP’s. This new […]

CORK AIRPORT: wins marketing award in China

CORK AIRPORT: wins marketing award in China

21 September 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Beating off its peers from Ireland, Denmark, UK and US, Cork Airport has won the World Routes 2018 Marketing Award in the ‘Under 4 Million Passengers’ category at the World Routes conference in Guangzhou, China. The airport’s winning submission was judged by a panel of global airline representatives, […]

All candidates should agree to take part in TV debate – Liadh Ní Riada

All candidates should agree to take part in TV debate – Liadh Ní Riada

20 September 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Presidential candidate Liadh Ní Riada has said that all candidates for the Presidency have a duty to inform citizens of their various platforms and should take part in a televised debate. Liadh Ní Riada said: “Úachtarán na hÉireann is an extremely important elected position and it is vitally […]

Cost of living increases cancelling out any uplift for households – says Cork TD

Cost of living increases cancelling out any uplift for households – says Cork TD

20 September 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Billy Kelleher (TD for Cork North Central) has said that Ireland’s competitiveness is under attack by rising energy costs. “With the latest CSO figures showing that rising energy costs are swallowing up last year’s tax cuts, it’s clear that working […]

€69,000 for rural recreation projects will boost tourism in West Cork

€69,000 for rural recreation projects will boost tourism in West Cork

19 September 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Fine Gael Cork Senator, Tim Lombard has welcomed the allocation of €69,000 for rural recreation projects in West Cork under the Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme West Cork has been allocated € 69,000 for rural recreation projects, which is extremely welcome and will help to boost tourism here in […]