Producer of RTE Nationwide Programme is Cork Person of Month

Producer of RTE Nationwide Programme is Cork Person of Month

25 October 2013 By David O’Sullivan http://twitter.com/david_osullivan His name is Eoin Ryan and he is the person behind the RTE Nationwide TV programme. Nationwide is produced from RTE Cork and Editor Eoin Ryan is responsible for its unique format and stories, which attracts over 300,000 viewers, three nights a week on RTE One TV. “It […]

Cork City vs St Pats tonight at the Cross

25th October 2013, Friday By TheCork.ie Sports Reporter news@TheCork.ie Cork City will finish off their 2013 league campaign with a home fixture against newly-crowned champions St. Patrick’s Athletic at Turner’s Cross tonight. City, who had been enjoying an excellent run of form in recent weeks, fell to their heaviest defeat of the season last week, […]

Ford gives wheels to Jazz Festival

Ford gives wheels to Jazz Festival

25th October 2013, Friday By David O’Sullivan news@TheCork.ie Pic: John Sheehan Photography Introducting the Ford Kuga. A halfway-house between a traditional 4WD and an estate car. It’s classed as a sport utility vehicle (SUV). The Kuga has been produced by Ford since 2008, but not alot have been seen on Irish Roads. That will change […]

Bus Eireann to Provide late night services during Cork Jazz Festival

24th October 2013 By Roger Gough news@TheCork.ie Anyone travelling to the Cork Jazz Festival this weekend, will be delighted to know that Bus Éireann is providing Late Night Services from the city centre to Carrigaline, Ballincollig and Midleton to help make the experience as hassle-free as possible. The services will operate from Cork City Centre […]

Dairygold invests 33m in Mitchelstown milk

Dairygold invests 33m in Mitchelstown milk

24th October 2013, Tuesday By TheCork.ie Politics Reporter news@TheCork.ie   Minister of State for Research and Innovation, Sean Sherlock TD, has announced Government support for Dairygold Co-Operative Society Limited’s (Dairygold) €33 million investment to expand and upgrade its milk processing facilities at Mitchelstown. This investment has been supported by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and […]

Ronan O’Gara testimonal dinner Cork tonight

24th October 2013, Tuesday By David O’Sullivan http://twitter.com/david_osullivan 840 people will break bread with Ronan O’Gara tonight in Cork City Hall. The rugby legend is holding a testimonial dinner “The demand for tickets underlines the remarkably high esteem in which Munster, Ireland and Lions legend O’Gara is held, says organising committee chair,” Michael O’Flynn. The […]

[Audio] Foul smell to be ‘eggstracted’ from Clonakilty

[Audio] Foul smell to be ‘eggstracted’ from Clonakilty

24 October 2013, Tuesday By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Something is afoot in Clonakilty, there’s an odor in the air in what is usually a scenic West Cork Town. It has been descirbed at a “rotten egg” smell. The cause is understood to be the council-run waste water treatment plant being overloaded, and concurrently farm discharges […]

Corkman honoured by NUIG

24th October 2013, Tuesday By TheCork.ie Education Correspondent news@TheCork.ie Bernard Kirk from Blackrock just outside Cork City will this morning be presented with an honorary Masters of Science from the National University of Ireland in Galway for his outstanding contribution to the education of our young people throughout his career. Bernard Kirk grew up in […]

Funding secured for Spike Island tourist attraction

24th October 2013, Tuesday By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork County Mayor, Cllr Noel O’Connor (FG), today welcomed the announcement of €2.5m grant funding from Fáilte Ireland towards the development of Spike Island as a unique tourism attraction in Cork Harbour. Co-funding by Cork County Council of €1.5m will bring to €4m the total investment in […]

Do up your house – says West Cork TD

Do up your house – says West Cork TD

24th October 2013, Tuesday By TheCork.ie Politics Reporter news@TheCork.ie Labour Party TD for Cork South West, Michael McCarthy has welcomed news from the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan, that the home renovation scheme announced in Budget 2014 will begin this Friday, instead of next year as originally announced. The tax relief for home renovation and […]