Cork City Team News v Bray Wanderers

After an excellent win in Derry on Friday night, Cork City will be hoping to claim another three points at Turner’s Cross this evening as they welcome Bray Wanderers to Leeside. **** City travelled to Derry with several players unavailable, but the situation has improved somewhat for Tommy Dunne, with Daryl Horgan available again following […]

Newly Elected Chair of Cork Regional Chambers

* * At its recent Annual General Meeting, Cork Regional Chambers elected Ms. Maura Hunter of Mallow Chamber as Chair for the coming year.**** Speaking after her election Maura expressed her thanks to outgoing Chairman Michael Walley of Cobh & Harbour Chamber and to the Chamber members for their nomination. She said, “I am looking […]


a Bakery in the English Market has been awarded the title of “Cork’s Friendliest Business”. The award comes from J-C-I Cork, in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce, Evening Echo, and Silver-springs Hotel. 32 small businesses were nominated by readers of the Echo. and mystery shoppers then visited each and graded their experiences. The “Alternative […]

Cork Opera House General Meeting – Positive Contribution in Challenging Times

** ** ** Speaking at the Annual General Meeting of Cork Opera House yesterday (Wednesday 6th September 2012), Chairman Damian Wallace stated that the recent financial year had been challenging, and the tough economic environment had impacted on the Opera House; but despite general economic difficulties Cork Opera House had done well in relative terms, […]

Cost of home insurance could increase for all, but it would help neighbours

Fine Gael Cork South West Deputy, Jim Daly, has called for an insurance scheme to be established for victims of flooding who are being refused cover due to repeated flooding. The scheme which would be based on the national solidarity principle, along the lines of that which is used by Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland […]

Cork Chamber Welcomes Pairc Ui Chaoimh Progress

Cork Chamber Welcomes Pairc Ui Chaoimh Progress

31st August 2012 By David O’Sullivan Cork Chamber Chief Executive Conor Healy today welcomed the news that a planning application for the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh will be made in October. According to Mr. Healy, “At present, Cork does not have a stadium with the capability of hosting major sporting events. As the […]

Cork City Team News v Shamrock Rovers

Cork City face Shamrock Rovers for the second time in a week, as the sides follow their FAI Cup meeting with a league clash at Turner’s Cross tomorrow. Speaking ahead of the game, Cork City boss Tommy Dunne told that his side will be looking for the three points tomorrow night: “Looking back at […]

Water disruption Kinsale Road area

Cork County Council wishes to inform consumers that due to scheduled works, water will be off from 8pm on 30th august to 8am 31st August in the Kinsale road area, from Woodies DIY to Kinsale road roundabout. Cork County Council regrets any inconvenience caused.

2012 Cork City Adult Education Exhibition

30th August 2012 By David O’Sulllivan For over 30 years the Cork Adult Education Council (CAEC), supported by the City of Cork VEC and Cork City Council, has organised the annual Adult Education & Training Exhibition in City Hall. This year it takes place from Tuesday September 4 to Thursday September 6 and, as […]