M&P O’Sullivan showcase local produce at inaugural Food and Retail Tradeshow

M&P O’Sullivan showcase local produce at inaugural Food and Retail Tradeshow

5 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Over 30 of Ireland’s leading food and retail suppliers attended M&P O’Sullivan’s recent inaugural Foodservice and Retail Tradeshow in the Kingsley Hotel, which showcased over local producers from the Munster region. The event was an opportunity for local companies like Ballymaloe, Denise’s Gluten Free, O’Keeffe’s Bakery and Secret […]

BEAUTY: Roz Purcell Health & Beauty Q&A afternoon in Cork City

BEAUTY: Roz Purcell Health & Beauty Q&A afternoon in Cork City

5 April 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Model and lifestyle guru to appear at IMEDEEN Skin Scanning event at Boots Half Moon Street Health and lifestyle guru Roz Purcell is set to make an appearance on April 12th from 4.30pm until 6pm at Boots Half Moon Street, Cork City for a Q&A session as part […]

MAP: Housing Minister Simon Coveney turns sod on new 800 house development ‘Janeville’ in Carrigaline, Co Cork

MAP: Housing Minister Simon Coveney turns sod on new 800 house development ‘Janeville’ in Carrigaline, Co Cork

3 April 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Groundbreaking takes place at €300 Million Housing Development by Astra Construction in Co Cork Minister for Housing, Planning, Local Government and Community Simon Coveney, T.D. performed the official turning of the sod today (Monday) at Janeville, a new housing development worth €300 million in Carrigaline, Co. Cork. Astra […]

KINSALE: Bank of Ireland Enterprise Town roadshow visits town on Friday and Saturday

3 April 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Over €1.2 million invested in Bank of Ireland’s 2017 Enterprise Town Programme Bank of Ireland has announced that Enterprise Town is coming to Kinsale, Co. Cork, on Friday, April 7th, from 6pm-9pm, and Saturday April 8th, from 10am -1pm. Taking place in Sáile Community Hall, the event features […]

Government free dental and optical exams for self employed – Cork Senator welcomes news

Government free dental and optical exams for self employed – Cork Senator welcomes news

2 April 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Self-employed people in Cork can now benefit from free dental and optical exams through the Treatment Benefit Scheme for the first time ever. Cork based Fine Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, has welcomed the move by Social Protection Minister Leo Varadkar to extend these PRSI benefits to 450,000 self-employed […]

SOCIAL PICS: Raddison BLU Hotel, Little Island, Cork officially open ground floor refurbishment

SOCIAL PICS: Raddison BLU Hotel, Little Island, Cork officially open ground floor refurbishment

31 March 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Alexandra Manning and Liam Barrett from occasions Enjoying the celebrations at the official unveiling of the ground floor refurbishment at the Radisson BLU Hotel and Spa Cork. During the extensive renovations, the Great Island Ballroom, hotel lobby, Banks Bar, Ditchley House and the newly named Maestro’s restaurant, were […]

Canadian Ambassador to Ireland speaks in Cork at ‘Ireland Canada Trade Briefing’

Canadian Ambassador to Ireland speaks in Cork at ‘Ireland Canada Trade Briefing’

29 March 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Barrie O’Connell President Cork Chamber pictured as Enterprise Europe Network at Cork Chamber, in association with the Ireland Canada Business Association and the Embassy of Canada to Ireland, hosted an Ireland Canada Trade Briefing in the context of the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) at the […]

WOW airline announced new route from Cork, Ireland to Chicago, USA

WOW airline announced new route from Cork, Ireland to Chicago, USA

27 March 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Four-times weekly flights to Chicago O’Hare Airport via Reykjavik, Iceland commence on 13 July this year Flights from €139 one way including taxes Low-cost Icelandic airline WOW air has announced a new Chicago route, with flights commencing on 13 July from Cork and Dublin. The Cork and Dublin. […]

Kingsley Hotel Cork exhibits at British Tourism and Travel Show this week at the NEC in Birmingham

Kingsley Hotel Cork exhibits at British Tourism and Travel Show this week at the NEC in Birmingham

24 March 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Fourteen Irish tourism companies, including the The Kingsley Hotel, have joined Tourism Ireland at the British Tourism and Travel Show this week, at the NEC in Birmingham. The British Tourism and Travel Show is an annual event for the travel trade in Britain – attracting nearly 3,000 coach […]