New Restaurant/Bar opens at Cork Airport International Hotel

New Restaurant/Bar opens at Cork Airport International Hotel

25 June 2013 By David O’Sullivan news@TheCork.ie Last Thursday we attended the opening of Cork’s newest Bar and Bistro, located at Cork International Airport Hotel. More than one hundred guests, locals and members of the business community gathered on what was also the last function attended by outgoing Lord Mayor Fine Gael Cllr John Buttimer. […]

Cork Passport becomes a reality [audio]

Cork Passport becomes a reality [audio]

8 May 2013 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie It’s official – the Rebel County has become the People’s Republic of Cork with the very first Rebel Passport hot off the press! The organisers of the forthcoming Cork Rebel Week (October 14th – 20th), the flagship Gathering event for Cork, have begun distributing the much anticipated Rebel […]

96FM Radio Engineer is “Cork Person of the Month”

96FM Radio Engineer is “Cork Person of the Month”

3rd March 2013 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Born into poverty in a house that used to be an alleyway, John Michael Cahill’s book “Two Walls and a Roof” charts the history of a family and their town from the 1950’s onwards. John’s book swings from Angela’s Ashes type humour to tragedy, but mostly back to […]

[Audio] What is the Cork Screen Commission?

21st November 2012 By David O’Sullivan http://twitter.com/david_osullivan Last weeks 57th Corona Cork Film Festival is being hailed as a success. One of the parties involved in the programme was the Cork Screen Commission. The Cork Screen Commission is a one-stop shop for advice and help with Pre Production, Production and Post Production needs in Cork […]

News RTE TV weekday show from Cork studios

14th September 2012 By David O’Sullivan, in Cork news@TheCork.ie RTÉ Television has announced that “Today”, a  new daytime programme, broadcasting live on weekdays from Cork. The new hour-long show, which starts on Monday November 5th on RTÉ One, will be fronted by the Todayteam of Dáithí O Sé, Maura Derrane, Norah Casey and Bláithnaid Ní […]

Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan will watch Turners Cross game

25 July 2012 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Boxer Gary ‘Spike’ O’Sullivan says that he is delighted to have been invited out onto the pitch at Cork’s Turners Cross Stadium before the exhibition match between Cork City and Manchester United kicks off this evening, to give the capacity crowd a look at the WBO International […]

PAPERWORK: Passport Service urges parents to check validity of childrens passports before Summer holidays

13 July 2012 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The Passport Service – which has offices here in Cork, and also in Dublin – cautions parents that some European countries no longer permit children travelling on a parent’s passport. This follows a change in policy in some European countries. Therefore the Passport Service urges parents with their […]

Vision Centre Modelmaker passes away

14th December 2011 By David O’Sullivan http://twitter.com/david_osullivan The man who built the model of Cork City which is the centrepiece in the Vision Centre on Northmain Street, Cork City passed away this week. Roy Tassell lived in Inchydoney, Clonakilty and oversaw the creation of the 1 to 5000 scale model which is on permanent display […]

Cork Artists Receive Grants From Arts Council

Cork Artists Receive Grants From Arts Council

8 November 2010 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Some of Cork’s most talented artists were amongst the country’s most promising writers, musicians, film-makers and dancers this week to receive almost €500,000 in funding from the taxpayer, the Arts Council has announced. A total of 59 individual artists from across the country received the grants as part […]

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