Cork Business people sleep outdoors to highlight homelessness

Cork Business people sleep outdoors to highlight homelessness

21 September 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Spike Island lends itself to highlighting just how isolating life can be for people who are homeless or in danger of falling into homelessness. Shine A Light Night 2019, proudly supported by Bord Gais Energy is only four weeks away with the Business Leaders Sleep Out this year […]

€114,800 funding for Safety Measures and Play Areas in West Cork

€114,800 funding for Safety Measures and Play Areas in West Cork

7 September 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Fine Gael Senator Tim Lombard has announced that West Cork schools and community groups are to receive €114,800 under the Government’s CLÁR Programme, which funds small infrastructural projects in rural areas that have suffered high levels of rural depopulation. The Minister for Rural and Community Development Michael Ring […]

Additional 33 seat bus to Kinsale Community School

Additional 33 seat bus to Kinsale Community School

5 September 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Fine Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, has confirmed the allocation of additional school transport to Kinsale Community School, stating: “I have been liaising with the Department about various pressure zones in Cork and campaigning for solutions to the school transport shortages. “Department officials have confirmed to me that an […]

BIRD TALK: at Nano Nagle Birthplace at Ballygriffin, near Killavullen ( not @NanoNaglePlace )

BIRD TALK: at Nano Nagle Birthplace at Ballygriffin, near Killavullen ( not @NanoNaglePlace )

4 September 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Talk on Native Birds in Ireland and Bird Migration A very interesting talk on “Native Birds in Ireland and Bird Migration” will be held in Nano Nagle Birthplace at Ballygriffin, near Killavullen on Saturday, 7 September at 11am. It will be delivered by Dr. Tom Kelly who is […]

VIDEO: Cork People Offered Free Training

2 September 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie How does it help individuals? Spotlight on the Focus Programme Cork City “Before starting the Focus Programme, I was full of fear, anxiety and depression. As the year went on I got my confidence back, was stress-free and became much more sociable with the wider community. This was […]

Proposal to end roadside wait for school buses

Proposal to end roadside wait for school buses

24 August 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork South West Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Health, Jim Daly, has proposed to Bus Eireann a technical solution that would save hundreds of families the dreaded wait for the morning school bus. In a letter to Bus Eireann CEO, Stephen Kent, […]

ASCENT delivered access to €2 billion of state-of-the-art facilities for 100 global research projects

ASCENT delivered access to €2 billion of state-of-the-art facilities for 100 global research projects

13 August 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Led by Tyndall National Institute in Ireland, the €4.7 million European Union ASCENT programme provides access to the European nanoelectronics network, and has delivered 100 projects to researchers from 30 countries across the global research community over the last four years. ASCENT has built a community of over […]

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