Cork City FC end of season night

Cork City FC end of season night

The 5th Annual Cork City Supporters Club Hall of Fame will be incorporated into the 2010 End of Season Celebration night to be held at the Rochestown Park Hotel on Saturday 13 November (8pm til late). Also on the night will be presentations for Player of the Year and Goal of the Season, all voted […]

McGrath welcomes progress on Anglo Irish investigation

McGrath welcomes progress on Anglo Irish investigation

Cork South Central T.D. and Vice Chairperson of the Oireachtas Finance Committee Michael McGrath has welcomed the confirmation given in the Commercial Court yesterday that files relating to the criminal investigation into Anglo Irish Bank will be given to the DPP towards the end of this year. The Court heard yesterday that some files will […]

Unemployed should act quickly to avail of Free Career Coaching

Career Decisions Ireland, an award-winning Irish-owned career coaching company, has today reminded jobseekers who wish to avail of free career coaching under a Government-backed scheme that they should enroll immediately as places are being snapped up with over 40% of the total places already taken. The company is providing 1,000 unemployed people throughout Ireland with […]

A cup of Ireland in New York for Cork Tea Lovers

A cup of Ireland in New York for Cork Tea Lovers

The Barry’s Tea Embassy in New York flings open its doors on November 9th 2010, providing a taste of Ireland for Cork tea fans – smack bang in the middle of Manhattan. The Official Barry’s Tea Embassy in New York is hosted by Foley’s Bar, located just metres from the Empire State Building. A regular […]

Only Fine Gael have their finger on health says Allen

Only Fine Gael have their finger on health says Allen

“Fine Gael’s FairCare plan to reform the Irish health service is the only coherent, thought out and costed alternative to the current PD-inspired two-tier health system”; That’s according to the Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, Bernard Allen. The Cork North Central TD said, “Fine Gael’s FairCare proposal is a real, workable and practical alternative […]

UCC Conference on Mental Health

UCC Conference on Mental Health

Speakers from across Ireland, England, Scotland, the Netherlands and Australia will gather in UCC this week for the Dr Michael Corry Memorial Conference. Titled “Critical positions on and beyond recovery”, the conference aims to provide a forum for people from diverse backgrounds to present, discuss and debate critical perspectives on and beyond recovery in the […]

Lady Mayoress presents cheque to Marymount Hospice

Lady Mayoress presents cheque to Marymount Hospice

Today (Tuesday November 9th) at 4.00 p.m. in the Lord Mayor’s Office, City Hall, Cork’s Lady Mayoress, Catherine O’ Connell will present a cheque for almost €5000 to Regina Donnelly, Fundraising Manager for Marymount Hospice being the proceeds of the Lady Mayoress’ Coffee morning held on September 18th last. Speaking in advance of the presentation […]

Cork Natives Townend and Motherway nominated for HRI Awards

Cork Natives Townend and Motherway nominated for HRI Awards

The nominees for the 2010 Horse Racing Ireland Awards were announced today, Monday 8th November. This is the eight year of the Horse Racing Ireland Awards, and the winners will as always be decided by the votes of the Irish Racing Media. The Awards recognise the human and equine excellence in the sport of horse […]

Fine Gael hooks celeb speaker for West Cork bash

Fine Gael hooks celeb speaker for West Cork bash

Well known broadcaster and sports pundit George Hook is to address a gathering of the Fine Gael party faithful in West Cork next month. The popular host of Newstalk’s drivetime show has been confirmed this week as the guest speaker for the 31st annual Christmas function of the Tragumna Fine Gael branch. In a break […]

Gardai seize drugs on South Link Road

Gardai seize drugs on South Link Road

As part of an ongoing operation into organised criminal activity Gardai have seized a quantity of Cannabis and arrested a man and a woman. The drugs were discovered at approximately 2.15pm when Gardai stopped a car on the South Ring Road. Cannabis (Grass) with a street value of €200,000, subject to analysis, was seized. A […]