Cork County Council asking people of Cork to help conserve water supplies

Cork County Council asking people of Cork to help conserve water supplies

12 July 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork County Council continue to work with Irish Water to maintain water supplies through careful management of schemes and targeted leakage detection and repair. The continuing cooperation of the public in terms of water conservation is greatly appreciated. This, together with the national hosepipe ban, has helped to […]

Cork Seeks Stimulus Package as Brexit Looms – County and City Mayors issue joint statement

Cork Seeks Stimulus Package as Brexit Looms – County and City Mayors issue joint statement

6 July 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork Seeks Stimulus Package as Brexit Looms – Limerick Precedent Being Cited The Mayors of Cork City and County have joined forces to lobby Government for a multi-million euro stimulus package for Cork over the next 3-5 years. City Lord Mayor Mick Finn and Cork County Mayor Patrick […]

Lotto winner has just 24 hours to claim prize

Lotto winner has just 24 hours to claim prize

4 July 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie The National Lottery has issued a final plea for all its EuroMillions players in Co. Cork to check their tickets as the deadline for a €40,872 prize, won on April 6th expires tomorrow, Thursday 5th July. The National Lottery has revealed today that it has still to hear […]

FARMING: Heatwave costing farmers €1,750 per week in additional costs

FARMING: Heatwave costing farmers €1,750 per week in additional costs

4 July 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie IFAC warn farmers to plan for winter fodder stocks now to avoid problems later in the year Farmers should get a cashflow budget in place to help meet financial commitments this year The accountancy and financial advisory firm IFAC (www.ifac.ie) today warned that the current heatwave sweeping the […]

WATER SHORTAGES IN CORK: Freemount, Gortnaskethy, Castletownroche, Ballinatona, Kilva, Mallow, Crookhaven Goleen, Schull, Cahernacrin, Derryginagh, Knockraha, Corbally, Minane, Nohoval, Roberts Cove, Whitechurch, Cobh

WATER SHORTAGES IN CORK: Freemount, Gortnaskethy, Castletownroche, Ballinatona, Kilva, Mallow, Crookhaven Goleen, Schull, Cahernacrin, Derryginagh, Knockraha, Corbally, Minane, Nohoval, Roberts Cove, Whitechurch, Cobh

4 July 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie   Irish Water and Cork County Council are continuing to monitoring all water supplies across the county on a daily basis while this unprecedented dry spell continues. Night time restrictions have been imposed on the Inniscarra, Clonakilty and Kilbrin water supplies from 11pm until 7am. These will continue […]

CORK RUNNING OUT OF WATER: Night-time restrictions in Crosshaven and Clonakilty

CORK RUNNING OUT OF WATER: Night-time restrictions in Crosshaven and Clonakilty

3 July 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork County Council is anxious to ensure public water is conserved as much as possible and has established a Water Conservation Management Group in response to the current weather conditions to help manage supplies across the county.  This group convened today and has issued guidance to staff on the […]

WATER SHORTAGES IN CORK: but it’s worse in Dublin where Irish Water are implementing legal ‘Water Conservation Orders’

WATER SHORTAGES IN CORK: but it’s worse in Dublin where Irish Water are implementing legal ‘Water Conservation Orders’

1 July 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie As the warm weather continues, the demand on water supplies is outstripping the supply across the country. Irish Water is appealing to the public to conserve water as much as possible and to avoid unnecessary use of water. As flows in rivers and water levels in boreholes reduce, […]

LUCKY yet UNLUCKY! Cork lotto winner has less than one week left to claim prize

LUCKY yet UNLUCKY! Cork lotto winner has less than one week left to claim prize

30 June 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie They were lucky enough to win, but perhaps the luck ran out when it came to keeping the ticket and checking the numbers? A lucky National Lottery player from Cork has less than one week to claim a EuroMillions prize worth €40,872 that they won on Friday April […]

“PLEASE STOP WASTING WATER” – it’s running low in Clonakilty and Nohoval

“PLEASE STOP WASTING WATER” – it’s running low in Clonakilty and Nohoval

29 June 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Irish Water is appealing to customers across Cork to conserve water. Small measures by everybody will help to maintain supply. Due to the increase in the demand for water and the limited availability of raw water as a result of the current dry weather, reservoir levels have dropped […]