HEALTH: November 16th is ‘World Pancreatic Cancer Day’

HEALTH: November 16th is ‘World Pancreatic Cancer Day’

16 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie As part of World Pancreatic Cancer Day in Ireland, Breakthrough Cancer Research and University College Cork have launched the third in their series of cookbook for cancer patients. The cookbook is specifically aimed at patients undergoing treatment for pancreatic cancer and is available free of charge to cancer patients […]

ENTERTAINMENT: The Improv Panto at Cork Opera House – leave the children at home for this one!

ENTERTAINMENT: The Improv Panto at Cork Opera House – leave the children at home for this one!

16 November 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie What: The Improvised Panto – It’s a different panto every night! – Oh yes it is! Starring: Dominic MacHale, Laura O’Mahony, Laura Harte, Cornelius O’Sullivan and Bernard Casey with Darragh Keary on keys. Where: Cork Opera House Mainstage When: Friday, 8th & Saturday, 9th December, Friday, 15th & Saturday, 16th December Thursday, 21st, […]

CORK ENTERTAINMENT: This years’ Adult Panto from Chattyboo Productions is called ‘Cinderella Goes Down’

CORK ENTERTAINMENT: This years’ Adult Panto from Chattyboo Productions is called ‘Cinderella Goes Down’

16 November 2017 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie YOU, YES YOU.. Off today? Bored? Looking for something to do? Why not use this time to call up your friends, arrange a night that suits everyone and get booking your Adult Panto tickets? The tickets for this years show CINDERELLA GOES DOWN – the adult panto  are […]

ESB damage ‘Special Area of Conservation’ during process of restoring electricity after storm Ophelia – according to TD

ESB damage ‘Special Area of Conservation’ during process of restoring electricity after storm Ophelia – according to TD

15 November 2017 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork North West TD, Aindrias Moynihan has said that he is deeply annoyed at the ‘solo run’ that ESB management undertook at Gearagh Special Area of Conservation following the recent Storm Ophelia. The action damaged the protected habitat and made the area unusable by local residents. Deputy Moynihan […]

CORK ARTS: Cork Film Festival to hold flagship Documentary Industry Day

CORK ARTS: Cork Film Festival to hold flagship Documentary Industry Day

15 November 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The 62nd Cork Film Festival will hold its flagship Documentary Industry Day on Friday (November 17) at The Metropole Hotel, to be presented in partnership with Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board and supported by Broadcasting Authority of Ireland and Screen Training Ireland. Doc Day brings both […]

EAST CORK: Junior Minister David Stanton visits new schools – Gaelscoil & Educate Together School

EAST CORK: Junior Minister David Stanton visits new schools – Gaelscoil & Educate Together School

15 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton, has visited Gaelscoil Mhainistir na Corann and Midleton Educate Together, both of which are new builds. “I was pleased to have the opportunity to visit these two new schools. Gaelscoil Mhainistir na […]

FARMING: Cork based Agri Minister Michael Creed on trade mission in Japan and South Korea

FARMING: Cork based Agri Minister Michael Creed on trade mission in Japan and South Korea

15 November 2017 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Creed Moves From Japan To South Korea For Second Leg of Government Agri-Food Trade Mission. Today marked the final day of the Japanese leg of the Government of Ireland Agri-Food Trade Mission to Asia. For the trade mission’s final scheduled event in Japan, Minister Michael Creed T.D. held […]

GET YOUR LEARN ON! Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) Open Day 2017

GET YOUR LEARN ON! Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) Open Day 2017

15 November 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) Open Day takes place on Friday, 17th November, from 10am until 3pm on the Bishopstown Campus. For students interested in studying at CIT Crawford College of Art and Design (CCAD), it will be open to visitors on Friday, 17th from 10am until 4pm […]

VIDEO: Laya Healthcare introduces members only ‘healthcoach’ service

VIDEO: Laya Healthcare introduces members only ‘healthcoach’ service

15 November 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Since VHI Helathcare announced that their SwiftCare clinics would only accept patients who had VHI policies, other health insurers have been searching for some unique selling points for their own policies. The most obvious solution would be for the other players in the market to open their own premises, […]