Port of Cork purchaess Liebherr ship-to-shore cranes for new Ringaskiddy Terminal

Port of Cork purchaess Liebherr ship-to-shore cranes for new Ringaskiddy Terminal

27 September 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie The Port of Cork today signed a contract with Liebherr Container Cranes to supply two post panamax size ship to shore (STS) container gantry cranes to the Port of Cork for the new Cork Container Terminal in Ringaskiddy. Following an open tender process Liebherr Container Cranes were awarded […]

Funding for community text alert schemes to help prevent crime in West Cork – Daly

Funding for community text alert schemes to help prevent crime in West Cork – Daly

27 September 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The Government has allocated funding for community text alert schemes to help prevent crime in West Cork, Cork South West Fine Gael TD and Minister of State Jim Daly has said. Minister Daly said: “Community groups working to prevent crime in West Cork can now apply for funding […]

TODAYS SOCCER: Cork’s Liam Miller Tribute Match will be broadcast on Virgin Media free to air

TODAYS SOCCER: Cork’s Liam Miller Tribute Match will be broadcast on Virgin Media free to air

25 September 2018, Tuesday By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The Liam Miller Tribute match will air on Virgin Media today. Virgin Media Television is pleased to announce that its platform-exclusive channel, Virgin Media Sport, will broadcast live TV coverage of the Liam Miller Tribute Match between Manchester United Legends v Republic of Ireland and Celtic Legends […]

HEALTH: ‘Mercy Heroes’ – Creating and celebrating Heroes big & small – Friday, October 19th

HEALTH: ‘Mercy Heroes’ – Creating and celebrating Heroes big & small – Friday, October 19th

25 September 2018 By Mary Bermimgham mary@TheCork.ie Three of Cork’s bravest super heroes, all of whom are patients at The Mercy University Hospital, unleashed their super powers to help announce details of this year’s ‘Mercy Heroes’ campaign which will raise funds for Munster’s smallest patients at the Mercy. On Friday, October 19th, your mission, should […]

Local Civil Defence volunteers doing West Cork proud

Local Civil Defence volunteers doing West Cork proud

24 September 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork South West Fine Gael TD and Minister of State (a.k.a. Junior Minister) at the Department of Health, Jim Daly has paid tribute to local Civil Defence volunteers in West Cork, as they experience another busy year. New figures released by the Department of Defence, have shown nationwide […]

First ever ‘Cork Cheese Week’ takes place Monday 24th September to Sunday 24th September

First ever ‘Cork Cheese Week’ takes place Monday 24th September to Sunday 24th September

24 September 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Events include Cork Cheese Dinner and various workshops The inaugural Cork Cheese Week will take place throughout Cork from Monday 24th September at venues around the city. It will culminate with a weekend of all things cheese at the Cork Airport Hotel on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th. From […]

BASKETBALL: Andre Nation the toast of Ballincollig while Dublin sides rule the roost in Northern Conference Inbox

BASKETBALL: Andre Nation the toast of Ballincollig while Dublin sides rule the roost in Northern Conference Inbox

23 September 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Andre Nation the toast of Ballincollig while Dublin sides rule the roost in Northern Conference A massive weekend of games in the Basketball Ireland Men’s Division One got underway over the weekend, with a number of teams playing double headers. Ballincollig continued to boss the roost down in […]