Cork Hotels welcome improves visitor stats

Cork Hotels welcome improves visitor stats

25th February 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Hoteliers in Cork have welcomed the strong growth in overseas travel to Ireland announced today (link to CSO figures), with trips to Ireland up 18.4% year on year for the period November 2015 – January 2016. On foot of a record year in tourism in 2015, growth in […]

Detailed Little Island traffic survey produces 15 strong suggestions on how to improve traffic in Cork business area

Detailed Little Island traffic survey produces 15 strong suggestions on how to improve traffic in Cork business area

23 February 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Members of the Little Island Business Association were asked for their opinions on traffic in the busy industrial area of Cork. The LIBA received over 260 replies from members, employees and interested parties. The Association said “it is clear from the replies that there are a number of […]

Cork County Council to host Cork-China trade delegation

Cork County Council to host Cork-China trade delegation

22 February 2016 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork County Council will host a high profile trade delegation visiting from Xuzhou, China next week. The delegation will include senior representatives of a number of large, influential companies based in the city of Xuzhou and the wider Jiangsu Province in China. The centrepiece of next week’s visit […]

Ballymalow Grainstore annouces spring program of music, comedy, festivals and events

Ballymalow Grainstore annouces spring program of music, comedy, festivals and events

19 February 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Entertainment news Ballymaloe Grainstore announces a spring programme of music, comedy, festivals, films and events that bring the world to Shanagarry in East Cork. Wine buffs can sample California wines with Liam Campbell, wine editor of The Irish Independent, who will talk about California Wines – Less […]

Cork Foundation to support charity with a €120,000 donation to fund suicide awareness programme

Cork Foundation to support charity with a €120,000 donation to fund suicide awareness programme

19 February 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Three new jobs will be created and a suicide awareness initiative rolled out at Cork Life Centre, following a €120,000 donation from the unique philanthropic fund Cork Foundation. Two new counsellors and one teacher will join the two full-time staff and 70 volunteers at the Sunday’s Well voluntary […]

“Denise’s Delicious Gluten-Free Bakery” in Little Island, Cork to feature Neven Maguire’s RTE 1 show

“Denise’s Delicious Gluten-Free Bakery” in Little Island, Cork to feature Neven Maguire’s RTE 1 show

19 February 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Denise O’ Callaghan, founder of Denise’s Delicious Gluten-Free Bakery in Little Island, Cork will guest star in Neven Maguire’s ‘Healthy Home Chef’ programme on RTÉ 1, February 24th. With Sonia O’ Sullivan featuring in the series first episode, Cork is well represented in this new TV series with […]

Youth Council calls for investment in Cork City and County young people

Youth Council calls for investment in Cork City and County young people

18 February 2016 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The National Youth Council of Ireland (NYCI) – which represents youth organisations working with over 380,000 young people nationwide – has called on the next Government to invest in the growing youth population in County Cork City & County. NYCI is asking all parties and candidates to commit […]

Boil Water Notice on Whitegate Regional Water Supply lifted

Boil Water Notice on Whitegate Regional Water Supply lifted

17 February 2016, 6.05pm By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Irish Water and Cork County Council can confirm that, following advice from the HSE, the Boil Water Notice imposed on the Whitegate Regional Water Supply on Saturday, 13 February 2016, has now been lifted with immediate effect. Residents on the water supply can now resume normal use […]

Local Events in Cork County Urged to Apply For Community Tourism Diaspora Fund

Local Events in Cork County Urged to Apply For Community Tourism Diaspora Fund

16 February 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork County Council today announced that applications for funding are now being sought under the Community Tourism Initiative for the Diaspora. The initiative, launched in 2014, builds on the community involvement legacy of The Gathering 2013 and is a joint partnership between Cork County Council, IPB Insurance and […]

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