ELECTION POSTERS: Cork needs to follow good example of Galway City Council

ELECTION POSTERS: Cork needs to follow good example of Galway City Council

16 November 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Green Party in Cork have called on the two local authorities in Cork to follow Galway City Council in exploring ways to limit election posters. On Monday, Galway City Council voted to develop a law that would prohibit election posters in the city, with the motion noting […]

CHEFS MEET IN CORK: ‘Chef De Partie Apprenticeship Programme’ at CIT

16 November 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Chefs from Cork this week gathered for a special mentoring workshop at the Institute of Technology, Cork to support the new Chef De Partie Apprenticeship Programme workshop, supported by Fáilte Ireland and other tourism industry bodies. The workshop was held by Fáilte Ireland to assist existing industry mentors […]

DePuy Synthes Re-ignites Interest for Women to Return to Work

DePuy Synthes Re-ignites Interest for Women to Return to Work

15 November 2018 By Bryan Smyth Bryan@TheCork.ie Recruitment can be a challenge for many companies especially those in the STEM sector. DePuy Synthes is taking an alternative approach to boosting their talent pool by embracing a four-month paid return-to-work programme for professionals who have taken a break from their STEM careers. Susan Shalloe, Rochestown, Cork […]

SHOP IN CORK CITY CENTRE: ‘Click and collect’ from an English Market Butchers

SHOP IN CORK CITY CENTRE: ‘Click and collect’ from an English Market Butchers

15 November 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie As of this month, customers of O’Mahony’s at the Market, a 44-year-old butcher shop inside the English Market, will be able to preorder certain products through the company’s brand new website which features ‘click & collect’ capability. Manager Eoin O’Mahony believes the new website will offer a quicker, […]

Three Weekend Getaways for under 100€

Three Weekend Getaways for under 100€

15 November 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie With all the stress that comes from working the 9-5 job, why not consider taking a little break away from it all? Weekend getaways are perfect for a relaxing holiday and they don’t need to cost you much at all. Here are three weekend getaways you can enjoy […]

Cork’s Anna Geary promotes positive gut health

Cork’s Anna Geary promotes positive gut health

14 November 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie One in five experiencing on-going gastrointestinal problems like bloating, excessive wind, gastric discomfort, constipation or diarrhea on a regular basis A “Gut Check” campaign has been launched and is encouraging people to talk about their digestive health. With one in five of us experiencing on-going gastrointestinal problems like […]

Sanita Puspure, World Champion Rower Honoured with Cork Person of the Month Award

Sanita Puspure, World Champion Rower Honoured with Cork Person of the Month Award

13 November 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Sanita Puspure has been presented with a Cork Person of the Month Award marking her achievement in the World Rowing Championship. Gold medallist and Ballincollig resident Sanita recently blitzed the opposition at the world single sculls final in Bulgaria. Overcoming a host of obstacles to achieve her gold […]

Cruise Passengers Boost Cork’s Economy by €12 Million as 2018 Cruise Season Draws to a Close

Cruise Passengers Boost Cork’s Economy by €12 Million as 2018 Cruise Season Draws to a Close

13 November 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie With one more cruise ship left to visit in December, the Port of Cork’s 2018 cruise season is drawing to a close. A total of 92 cruise ships will have visited in 2018, the most significant cruise season ever for the Port of Cork; and with over 157,000 […]