Irish Heart Foundation teams up with parkrun to get the people of Cork moving

Irish Heart Foundation teams up with parkrun to get the people of Cork moving

1 March 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Walkers will be supported with a six-week walking challenge including video demonstrations, tips on heart health and opportunities for free CPR training 22nd February 2019. The Irish Heart Foundation has teamed up with parkrun in a six-week initiative to get the local communities in Cork moving. People interested […]

THINGS TO DO IN CORK: New Seahorses at Fota Wildlife Park

THINGS TO DO IN CORK: New Seahorses at Fota Wildlife Park

1 March 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Fota Wildlife Park recently announced the arrival of 12 Pot-bellied seahorses, (Hippocampus abdominalis), to the Tropical House at the 100-acre Park. The 12 seahorses came to the iconic Co. Cork visitor attraction from L’ Oceanográfic in Valencia, Spain on the 10th of January and are made up of […]

TOURISM: Pure Cork announces achievements and plans at Pure Cork Industry Day

TOURISM: Pure Cork announces achievements and plans at Pure Cork Industry Day

1 March 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Pure Cork is launching a campaign in association with Tourism Ireland to actively encourage more French tourists to choose Cork as a destination. This is part of a wider strategy to extend the tourism season in the region. The announcement was made at the recent Pure Cork Tourism […]

TV: Cork granny hoping for a spin of the Winning Streak wheel

TV: Cork granny hoping for a spin of the Winning Streak wheel

1 March 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie A grandmother from Co Cork will be hoping to hit the jackpot and spin the Winning Streak wheel when she appears on the Winning Streak TV game show on RTÉ One this Saturday (2nd March). Last Saturday Abina Hennessy from Togher in Cork was watching Winning Streak with […]

The Premier League title race heats up: will Liverpool and Spurs’ determination override City’s complacency?

The Premier League title race heats up: will Liverpool and Spurs’ determination override City’s complacency?

28 February 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The race to be crowned this season’s Premier League champion has certainly been an enthralling one thus far. You get the feeling that, as we enter its final third, the drama is only going to intensify over the coming weeks and months. What was viewed as strictly a […]

Under-investment in regional infrastructure placing economic growth at risk says Ireland Chapter of PMI

Under-investment in regional infrastructure placing economic growth at risk says Ireland Chapter of PMI

28 February 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Over 300 delegates are attending the Ireland Chapter of Project Management Institute’s (PMI) sold-out annual national conference in Cork today (28 February). The conference, with headline sponsor EY, heard that strategic project management of regional infrastructure is vital to ensure stabilisation and future growth of the Irish economy. […]

WEST CORK: Today FM Wedding in Inchydoney

WEST CORK: Today FM Wedding in Inchydoney

28 February 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Today FM is celebrating the wedding day of Offaly couple Michelle Roche and Jimmy Kirwin, as they tie the knot in the beautiful surroundings of Inchydoney Lodge and Spa, West Cork this afternoon. Today FM has marked the big day by renaming the station ‘Your Day FM’ with […]