Irish Brewers Association meets Agri Minister in Cork

Irish Brewers Association meets Agri Minister in Cork

24 October 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Irish Brewers Association (IBA) met Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed at the Franciscan Well Brewery in Cork to discuss the contribution that the brewing industry makes to the economy in Ireland and the supports required from the Government to sustain growth. According to the IBA, Ireland’s beer […]

Cork artist named on Savills Prize 2018 shortlist

Cork artist named on Savills Prize 2018 shortlist

24 October 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City-born artist Gordon Harris has made the shortlist for the country’s most significant contemporary arts award at Vue 2018 at the Royal Hibernian Academy from November 1-4. The €5,000 Savills Prize is awarded to the artist who has produced an outstanding body of work in the last […]

Cork Airport Prepares For Busy October Bank Holiday Weekend

Cork Airport Prepares For Busy October Bank Holiday Weekend

23 October 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork Airport is set for one of its busiest weekends of the year, with more than 45,000 passengers expected to travel through Ireland’s second largest and best connected international airport this October Bank Holiday Weekend. The busiest day for the airport will be Thursday, October 25, corresponding with […]

CORK CITY POLITICS: Labour Selects Field for South Central Ward

CORK CITY POLITICS: Labour Selects Field for South Central Ward

22 October 2018, 9.10pm By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie At a convention held in the party’s office on Bandon Road on this evening, Labour selected 27-year-old Luke Field as their candidate for Cork City’s South Central ward in next May’s local elections. Mr Field has served the party as a local area representative since 2016, and […]

Canadian Ambassador to Ireland visits Cork based Treemetrics

Canadian Ambassador to Ireland visits Cork based Treemetrics

22 October 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie TreeMetrics have been expanding globally following the launch of their new forest management platform. Treemetric’s have developed a highly innovative ‘online platform, called ‘Forest HQ’ which facilitates the planning, inventory, analysis and precision monitoring of forest resources. Today they hosted Canadian Ambassador to Ireland Mr. Kevin Vickers to […]

New Era for Clonakilty Community Hospital

New Era for Clonakilty Community Hospital

23 October 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie West Cork Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Health, Jim Daly has confirmed that significant renovation works are being carried out at the hospital following the success of the opening of 14 Transitional Care Beds in Clonakilty last winter. Minister Daly paid tribute […]

Details unveiled for Cork Science Festival – November 2018

Details unveiled for Cork Science Festival – November 2018

22 October 2016 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie From climate change and cocktail chemistry to mystery molecules and the physics of juggling, Cork Science Festival is rolling out an amazing programme of science events, talks, seminars, and fun exhibits for all ages from 11 to 18 November. As part of Science Week 2018, this year’s celebration […]

Carrigaline, Bandon and Ballyvourney businesses attending Food Expo in Paris this weekend

Carrigaline, Bandon and Ballyvourney businesses attending Food Expo in Paris this weekend

21 October 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Bord Bia reveals “Plan to Grow” service Five Cork exporters are attending SIAL International Food Fair in Paris this weekend – the biggest business-to-business (B2B) trade event in the world this year. The Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture Food and the Marine, Andrew Doyle T.D., along with […]