ART: ‘Perceptions’ exhibition of Usna Keating work on display at Jennings Gallery, UCC

ART: ‘Perceptions’ exhibition of Usna Keating work on display at Jennings Gallery, UCC

25 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie An exhibition of wildlife, fantasy and psychological art has opened in the Jennings Gallery, Brookfield Sciences Campus in University College Cork. The exhibition is called ‘Perceptions’ and features the work of Usna Keating. Photographer Gerard McCarthy was at last nights launch.

BUSINESS: Cork Chamber elects new President Bill O’Connell at its 198th AGM

BUSINESS: Cork Chamber elects new President Bill O’Connell at its 198th AGM

24 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Chamber has elected Mr. Bill O’Connell as its new President at the Chamber’s 198th Annual General Meeting (AGM) this week. Speaking at the AGM, Bill O’Connell emphasised the positivity and optimism evident everywhere in Cork. “Cork is in a good place. We are near full employment, more […]

ENTERTAINMENT: Three weeks until ‘Street Feast’ – 76 events in Cork including Cobh, Bishopstown, Skibbereen, Leap & City Centre

ENTERTAINMENT: Three weeks until ‘Street Feast’ – 76 events in Cork including Cobh, Bishopstown, Skibbereen, Leap & City Centre

24 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The organisers of ‘Street Feast’ have confirmed that over 1000 Street Feast parties around the country have been registered to date, including 76 taking place in Cork. The 8th Annual Street Feast Day will take place on Sunday, 11th June 2017 In Cork this year, Street Feast parties are taking place throughout the […]

MEDIA: Cork radio station – UCC 98.3FM – has licence renewed

MEDIA: Cork radio station – UCC 98.3FM – has licence renewed

23 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Cork radio station UCC 98.3FM – which is the Campus station of University College Cork – has had it’s licence renewed. The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Chief Executive of the BAI, Michael O’Keeffe, said: “Community radio plays an important role in facilitating active citizenship and in promoting access […]

BANKING: KBC Mortgage open day in Cork City Hall

BANKING: KBC Mortgage open day in Cork City Hall

22 May 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Making Mortgage Sense with KBC Bank at City Hall Cork Bringing together property, mortgage and legal advisors at one event to help first time buyers and homeowners considering a move, the KBC Mortgage Lounge returns to Cork’s City Hall on Thursday, 25 May 2017. From bidding on your […]

FINE GAEL LEADERSHIP CONTEST: Simon Coveney holds leadership rally in new Capitol Building in Cork City Centre

FINE GAEL LEADERSHIP CONTEST: Simon Coveney holds leadership rally in new Capitol Building in Cork City Centre

21 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Both Simon Coveney TD (Cork) and Leo Varadkar TD (Dublin) are both in the headlines, with each vying to become the next leader of the Fine Gael Party. Whoever wins the internal party vote will also become the Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland. Last evening Simon Coveney held […]

ENVIRONMENT: Irish Water outline – to Chamber of Commerce – how projects are benefiting all regions of Cork

ENVIRONMENT: Irish Water outline – to Chamber of Commerce – how projects are benefiting all regions of Cork

21 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Investment by Irish Water in Cork is leading to improvements in water quality, bringing health and environmental benefits and supporting social and economic development, a group of the city’s business leaders have been told. Staff from Irish Water and its parent company Ervia briefed Cork Chamber of Commerce […]

MARKETING & PR: Springboard MD Susie Horgan wins Cork Businesswoman of the Year

MARKETING & PR: Springboard MD Susie Horgan wins Cork Businesswoman of the Year

20 May 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Susie Horgan, Managing Director of leading communications agency, Springboard PR & Marketing, has been named Network Cork Businesswoman of the Year 2017. The news follows recent growth at the agency, which is marking five years in business. The Network Cork Businesswomen of the Year awards honour women in […]