Cork TD endorses Michael D for President

Cork TD endorses Michael D for President

20 October 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Justice & Equality, David Stanton has urged Cork East locals to vote for Michael D. Higgins in the upcoming presidential election on Friday 26 October. Ahead of the election, Minister Stanton has encouraged voters to […]

Licenced renewed for Community Radio Youghal

Licenced renewed for Community Radio Youghal

19 October 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has today (19.10.18) announced the signing of a community sound broadcasting contract with Community Radio Youghal, serving Youghal Town and environs. Speaking at the contract signing, Professor Pauric Travers, Chairperson of the BAI, said: “We are very pleased to sign today’s contract […]

Google and Enterprise Ireland show Cork businesses how to improve SEO

Google and Enterprise Ireland show Cork businesses how to improve SEO

18 October 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Today Páirc Uí Chaoimh hosted the Staying Ahead Digital Roadshow, the second in a series of events held by Google in partnership with Enterprise Ireland which aims to upskill and educate Irish SMEs in reaching new customers, expanding their businesses, and future-proofing their operations for a digital world. […]

IN-HOUSE BUTCHER: “James Whelan” opens in Dunnes Stores Bishopstown Court

IN-HOUSE BUTCHER: “James Whelan” opens in Dunnes Stores Bishopstown Court

17 October 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Pat O’Connell of the famed K O’Connell Fish Merchants has extended a warm welcome to multi-award-winning James Whelan Butchers prepares to open its first butcher shop in Cork next month. Both food retailers, along with other leading Irish food brands ABC Bread Company, Sheridan Cheesemonger and Baxter & […]

ANNUAL CONFERENCE: Shine Centre for Autism and Rainbow Club for Children with Autism

ANNUAL CONFERENCE: Shine Centre for Autism and Rainbow Club for Children with Autism

16 October 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Shine Centre for Autism and Rainbow Club for Children with Autism hosted the Autism Aware Conference 2018 in Cork City Hall on 14th October. The event coincided with the launch of Shine’s new parent information portal www.autismaware.ie. The purpose of the conference and web portal is to […]

Graham Norton new book

Graham Norton new book

15 October 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie The well known BBC TV presenter Graham Norton – who grew up in Bandon, Co Cork – has published his second novel, A Keeper. The fictional work follows the life of Elizabeth Keane, who grows up in the fictional Irish town of Buncarragh, then emigrates to New York. […]

Launch of the VistaMilk Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Research Centre at Teagasc Moorepark, Fermoy, Co Cork

Launch of the VistaMilk Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Research Centre at Teagasc Moorepark, Fermoy, Co Cork

14 October 2018, Sunday By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie On Friday Mayor of Cork County, Patrick Gerard Murphy warmly welcomed the official launch of the VistaMilk Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Research Centre at Teagasc Moorepark, as one of the partners to VistaMilk. According to Tim Lucey, Chief Executive, Cork County Council, “As a strong advocate and […]

ENTERTAINMENT: Aladdin at Cork Opera House

ENTERTAINMENT: Aladdin at Cork Opera House

13 October 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie The widely acclaimed creative team from Cork Opera House are returning this year with Aladdin. Following the success of last year’s Panto at Cork Opera House, we’re starting in November again this year and putting on a whopping 66 shows. Aladdin opens on the 30th of November and stretches into the […]

BALLYVOURNEY: to host 2nd annual Creative Ireland County Cork Conference

BALLYVOURNEY: to host 2nd annual Creative Ireland County Cork Conference

12 October 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The 2nd Annual Creative Ireland County Cork Conference will take place in Baile Mhúirne, County Cork, on the 9th and 10th of November 2018 The second annual Creative Ireland County Cork Conference, taking place in the Abbey Hotel, Baile Mhúirne on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th 2018. ‘Bliain […]