Number of COVID19 cases in Cork

Number of COVID19 cases in Cork

28 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork now has 1,458 cases The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that a total of 9 people with COVID-19 have died. There have now been a total 1,639* COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Wednesday 27th May the HPSC has been notified of […]

13 harbours being upgraded in County Cork

13 harbours being upgraded in County Cork

28 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork Senator Tim Lombard has confirmed that €394,500 has been allocated for 13 development and repair projects for harbours and slipways in Cork County. The Fine Gael Senator said the funding will also support the ongoing maintenance and enhancement of harbour facilities, including some marine leisure developments. Of […]

WEST CORK: Water off in Clonakilty and surrounds

WEST CORK: Water off in Clonakilty and surrounds

28 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Irish Water is working in partnership with Cork County Council to carry out repair of a burst pipe in the Clonakilty area today. Customers in the Ballyduvane, Tinneel, Grillagh, Kilkeran, Castlefreke Island, Tullyneasky, Gortagrenane, Bohonagh, Cahermore Burgatia, Derryduff, Carrigrow, Maulycorcoran, Bealad, East Ahagilla, Ballyvackey, Curragh Pike, Lissavaurd, Garralacka, […]

Irish Water advice for businesses re-opening premises

Irish Water advice for businesses re-opening premises

28 May 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie To assist business customers preparing to re-use buildings after a period of closure or under-utilisation, Irish Water has launched a new section on water.ie with advice and practical tips to help ensure internal water and wastewater systems are made safe for staff, customers and visitors. A number of issues […]

Dangers of swimming in ESB Reservoirs

Dangers of swimming in ESB Reservoirs

28 May 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie During the current spell of warm weather, ESB wishes to remind the general public of the dangers and potential serious consequences of swimming in any ESB reservoir. These are not appropriate for swimming because of the risk of deep and fast flowing waters, changing water levels and uneven […]

FIANNA FAIL vs. FINE GAEL: Cork FF TD doesn’t understand why FG Finance Minsiter won’t meet with insurance companies

FIANNA FAIL vs. FINE GAEL: Cork FF TD doesn’t understand why FG Finance Minsiter won’t meet with insurance companies

27 May 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil TD for Cork North West Aindrias Moynihan says he cannot understand why the Finance Minister is refusing to meet with the heads of insurance companies who are failing to pay out on “genuine claims”. Deputy Moynihan was responding to a Parliamentary Question from Fianna Fáil, which […]

Here’s how many people have COVID19 in Cork

Here’s how many people have COVID19 in Cork

27 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie 1,451 cases in Cork as of today The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that a total of 17 people with COVID-19 have died nationally. There have now been a total 1,631 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Tuesday 26 May the HPSC has […]

Local companies pull together to assist new business start-up in Little Island @LEOSouthCork

Local companies pull together to assist new business start-up in Little Island @LEOSouthCork

27 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The agility of Little Island based company – MTD Precision Engineering, has allowed them to rapidly adapt to circumstances arising from the Covid-19 pandemic. As one of Ireland’s leading precision engineering companies, MTD houses state-of-the-art technologies, specialising in the design and manufacture of equipment for clients in the […]

PROPERTY: €2.75m modern architecture house at Sandycove, Kinsale, West Cork

PROPERTY: €2.75m modern architecture house at Sandycove, Kinsale, West Cork

27 May 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie An impressive architectural gem in an extraordinary and beautiful setting Address: Avalon, Sandycove, Kinsale, Co Cork, P17 N299 Price: €2,750,000 It’s rare to find a house which has its name stencilled in glass in the style of an office but ‘avalon’ (expressed in lowercase to be yet more […]