VIDEO: New Year message from President of Ireland Micheal D Higgins

VIDEO: New Year message from President of Ireland Micheal D Higgins

31 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie “As we emerge from the year of Covid it is appropriate that we remember all those who have departed from us during the year, and those they have left behind and who did not have the opportunity of grieving for them in the way that is so traditional, […]

Well known Baltimore RNLI Lifeboatman Coxswain Kieran Cotter retires after 45 years service @RNLIBaltimore @RNLI #WestCork

Well known Baltimore RNLI Lifeboatman Coxswain Kieran Cotter retires after 45 years service @RNLIBaltimore @RNLI #WestCork

31 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Yesterday, Wednesday 30 December 2020, marked the end of an era for the Baltimore Lifeboat with the retirement of Coxswain Kieran Cotter after 45 years of service. At age 17, Kieran first became interested in Baltimore Lifeboat and he officially joined the crew on 1st January 1975. In […]

7 ways to reduce food waste in your own home

7 ways to reduce food waste in your own home

31 December 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie This Christmas/New Year’s period reduce your food waste with Catherine Fulvio’s Seven Secrets to Stop Festive Food Waste. Shockingly we will throw out millions of euro worth of food over Christmas week. Cork County Council has joined seven other local authorities to link up with Catherine Fulvio to […]

Where can I travel within 5km? #Map

Where can I travel within 5km? #Map

31 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Question: How to calculate where you can travel in Ireland during the latest Level 5 COVID restrictions Answer: To see a 5km radius (drawn as a red circle) from your home visit 5kmfromhome.com

A bird reserve next to a pharmaceutical facility @LoughBegCork

A bird reserve next to a pharmaceutical facility @LoughBegCork

30 December 2020 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie A bird reserve next to a pharmaceutical facility Ringaskiddy is known as a hub of the pharmaceutical industry, something that has given generations of locals employment and other benefits. Closeby; is the related area of Currabinny (spelled Curraghbinny by the Ordnance Survey and Currabinney by others) which has […]

How far is 5km from my home? #Map

How far is 5km from my home? #Map

30 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Question: How to calculate where you can travel in Ireland during the latest Level 5 COVID restrictions Answer: To see a 5km radius (drawn as a red circle) from your home visit 5kmfromhome.com

CORK CRIME: Gardai make seizure in City Centre of 3 machetes, 2 axes, 1 pick-axe handle, 1 baseball bat

CORK CRIME: Gardai make seizure in City Centre of 3 machetes, 2 axes, 1 pick-axe handle, 1 baseball bat

30 December 2020 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Gardaí have charged two men and seized a number of weapons following an incident in Kyrl’s Quay, Cork city yesterday afternoon, Tuesday 29th December 2020. At approximately 3.30pm, Gardaí stopped a car on Kyrl’s Quay. A search was conducted of the vehicle and its occupants. During the course […]

How will Irish health system handle long term effects of #COVID19 “Long Covid” – asks @ColmBurkeTD

How will Irish health system handle long term effects of #COVID19 “Long Covid” – asks @ColmBurkeTD

30 December 2020 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Deputy Colm Burke, Fine Gael’s Health spokesperson, said, “Concerns have been raised by medical professionals and the WHO over prevalent numbers of people of all ages who are suffering complications to their health due to their Covid diagnosis, a condition that has been referred to as ‘Long Covid’. […]

NORTH CORK NEWS: Builders appointed for Kanturk Relief Road

NORTH CORK NEWS: Builders appointed for Kanturk Relief Road

30 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Cork Based Construction Company McGinty & O’Shea Appointed North Cork Fine Gael Councillor John Paul O’ Shea has this week welcomed confirmation by Cork County Council that Cork based construction company McGinty & O’Shea Ltd has been appointed to build the Relief Road for the North Cork town […]

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