Ireland’s biggest over 60’s talent competition plans for 44th anniversary

Ireland’s biggest over 60’s talent competition plans for 44th anniversary

6 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie 2020 will mark the 44th year of Cork’s Over 60’s Talent Competition. Started in 1977 by Paddy O’Brien, Ireland’s biggest Over 60’s talent competition recognises the need for people to have an opportunity to interact and socialise with each other as they get older. As people age, it’s […]

CHRISTMAS DAY CHARITY SWIM: Myrtleville, in memory of Carrigaline’s Danny Crowley

CHRISTMAS DAY CHARITY SWIM: Myrtleville, in memory of Carrigaline’s Danny Crowley

5 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Christmas Day Swim in memory of Carrigaline teenager Danny Crowley, at 10.30am Over the last six years, Myrtleville Beach has witnessed the people of Cork brave the elements on Christmas morning, taking a plunge in the cold winter sea. What seems like the unquestionable for many; when you […]

Irish Water need to do more to stop contamination of Drinking Water in Cork – says a Cork based sewerage treatment firm

Irish Water need to do more to stop contamination of Drinking Water in Cork – says a Cork based sewerage treatment firm

4 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Improper spreading of slurry and subpar septic tanks is threatening the quality of our water – says Company Grants, penalties and a more uniform approach needed by local authorities – says Company The is a very real risk of E. coli and other contamination-related side-effects – says Company An […]

New Waste Water Treatment Plants for Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera, & Dripsey

New Waste Water Treatment Plants for Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera, & Dripsey

3 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Works get underway on new wastewater treatment plants in Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera and Dripsey Irish Water has announced the commencement of a project to deliver new wastewater treatment plants in Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera and Dripsey. Existing wastewater infrastructure in these areas is overloaded and outdated. This project will […]

How to get the best offers from bookmakers

How to get the best offers from bookmakers

3 December 2019 By Tom Collins news@TheCork.ie For anyone who is not used to dealing with bookies, it can be tough to handle the sheer amount of options available to you. However, while it might already feel as if you have a near limitless amount of options to work with, you could be leaving a […]

DEC 2019: Where to get FREE PARKING in Mallow, Macroom, Youghal, Fermoy, Kinsale, Cobh

DEC 2019: Where to get FREE PARKING in Mallow, Macroom, Youghal, Fermoy, Kinsale, Cobh

2 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Your Christmas Shopping All Wrapped Up Cork County Council Urges the Public to Support Local this Christmas as their 2019 ‘Think Cork County’ Campaign is Officially Launched In order to improve the local shopping experience over the festive season, Cork County Council are offering FREE and reduced parking […]

New Legislation on Gift Vouchers into effect on Monday 2nd December – Lombard

New Legislation on Gift Vouchers into effect on Monday 2nd December – Lombard

1 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fine Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, has confirmed that new legislation on Gift Vouchers comes into effect on Monday the 2nd of December. Senator Lombard said: “The new legislation bans a number of unfair terms in gift voucher contracts and is great news for consumers. “This new legislation will bring […]

WEST CORK: Ballinscarthy-Timoleague Walkway gets Funding #WildAtlanticWay

WEST CORK: Ballinscarthy-Timoleague Walkway gets Funding #WildAtlanticWay

1 December 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork South West Fine Gael T.D. and Minister of State at the Department of Health Jim Daly, has confirmed funding for the Ballinscarthy to Timoleague Walkway. Speaking at this mornings announcement Minister Daly said, “my Government colleague Minister Ring confirmed to me directly that over €13,000 in funding […]

MACROOM BYPASS: Construction Contracts signed – will improve driving time from Cork to Kerry – bypassing Macroom and Baile Bhuirne and Bally Mhic Íre

MACROOM BYPASS: Construction Contracts signed – will improve driving time from Cork to Kerry – bypassing Macroom and Baile Bhuirne and Bally Mhic Íre

1 December 2019, Sunday By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie At the end of the week Cork County Council signed contracts with two Irish firms, Jon Civil Engineering Ltd and John Cradock Ltd, for the construction of the long-awaited Baile Bhuirne to Macroom Road Development, signalling the expected commencement of works before the end of the year. […]

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