Cork County Council v Dogs

Cork County Council v Dogs

28 July 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie This week Mr Seán Canney TD, Minister of State for Community Development, Natural Resources and Digital Development announced the publication of the 2018 Dog Control Statistics. This relates to certain dog control functions of Local Authorities from dog licences to the management of dog pounds and dog breeding […]

EAST CORK: Castlemartyr relief road badly needed

EAST CORK: Castlemartyr relief road badly needed

23 July 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Castlemartyr relief road badly needed – David Stanton TD Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton, has called for the construction of a relief road to alleviate traffic congestion on the N25 in Castlemartyr village. Minister Stanton said: “There […]

Ireland’s largest dementia care village… is in East Cork

Ireland’s largest dementia care village… is in East Cork

21 July 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie The Minister of State at the Department of Health with responsibility for Mental Health and Older People, Jim Daly T.D., earlier this month attended the official launch of a multi-million-euro private investment plan to develop a pioneering Memory Care Village at Oaklodge Nursing Home in Cloyne, Co Cork. […]

Minister Stanton welcomes the creation of the €1 million Community & Voluntary Support Grant for Older Persons

Minister Stanton welcomes the creation of the €1 million Community & Voluntary Support Grant for Older Persons

18 July 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State for Equality, Immigration & Integration, David Stanton, has welcomed confirmation that a new €1 million funding scheme, the Community & Voluntary Support Grant for Older Persons, is being made available to community and voluntary groups. €250,000 of this will […]

Spanish journalists say Olé to Cork and Ireland’s Ancient East

Spanish journalists say Olé to Cork and Ireland’s Ancient East

15 July 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie 24.5 million Spaniards to read about Cork Four Spanish travel journalists have been exploring Cork and Ireland’s Ancient East, as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland this summer. They represent various Spanish publications – including a lifestyle magazine, national and regional newspapers, as well as popular websites […]

1,500 Australians due to arrive in Cobh today

1,500 Australians due to arrive in Cobh today

11 July 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Free events and entertainment for Australia Day in Cobh 1500 Australians will arrive in Cobh early on Thursday morning, 11 July, aboard the cruise ship Sea Princess to a true Irish ‘Australia Day’ welcome. The stop is part of a 107 day around the world cruise from Sydney […]

EAST CORK ENTERTAINMENT: 12 shows announced for Ballymaloe Grainstore

EAST CORK ENTERTAINMENT: 12 shows announced for Ballymaloe Grainstore

5 July 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie A programme of one dozen events beginning in July will be presented in Ballymaloe Grainstore, Shanagarry, East Cork. Under the direction of Rory Allen, the Grainstore offers a wide range of quality performances to audiences in East Cork and beyond. The line-up includes Irish vocal artists, a renowned […]

ESB Networks announces initial roll out locations for Ireland’s electricity meter upgrade programme

ESB Networks announces initial roll out locations for Ireland’s electricity meter upgrade programme

3 July 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie ESB Networks has today (Wednesday 3 July) announced the initial locations in 2019 to benefit from the upgrade of Ireland’s electricity meters to modern smart ready technology. The next generation electricity meters are a key part of Ireland’s Climate Action Plan 2019. Similar meters are currently being rolled […]