Two Cork County (Kinsale & Baltimore) make the Conde Nast “Most Beautiful” List

Two Cork County (Kinsale & Baltimore) make the Conde Nast “Most Beautiful” List

19 November 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Kinsale (almost West Cork) & Baltimore (certainly West Cork!) are on the list Not one, but two County Cork villages feature in the 12 Most Beautiful Villages and Small Towns in Ireland list as selected by Conde Nast Traveller, the world’s leading travel magazine. The Mayor of the […]

NORTH CORK BUSINESS: New Look for Lidl in Kanturk with €7 Million Local Investment

NORTH CORK BUSINESS: New Look for Lidl in Kanturk with €7 Million Local Investment

19 November 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie More Than 10 New Jobs Created for Kanturk Area Lidl Ireland is proud to announce the opening of its new store in Kanturk, Co. Cork, on Thursday 19th November. Lidl embarked on an ambitious reinvestment programme in order to futureproof its presence in the town. The retailer made […]

DID YOU KNOW?: There was a Cork connection in the foundation of Newport News, Virginia, USA

17 November 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie This week the Mayor of the County of Cork Cllr. Mary Linehan Foley has welcomed the 400th anniversary of the foundation of Newport News in Virginia. Newport News was founded by Daniel Gookin of Carrigaline and William Neuce of Newcestown, Co Cork. A commemorative webinar led by historians […]

PROPERTY FOR SALE: €1.75 million modern mansion with pool and zip line – “Ngong”, Kilnagleary, Carrigaline, Co Cork

PROPERTY FOR SALE: €1.75 million modern mansion with pool and zip line – “Ngong”, Kilnagleary, Carrigaline, Co Cork

16 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie “For the golf enthusiast, there is a putting green with a pair of sand bunkers, while active kids of all ages will love the specially installed zip line.” “The indoor heated swimming pool is to the rear in a bright space with a vaulted barn-style celling. Beyond this […]

How to Find a Trustworthy Online Bingo Site

How to Find a Trustworthy Online Bingo Site

16 November 2020 By Roger Jones roger@TheCork.ie While Bingo is commonly looked at as a wholesome game – the kind you’d play with your Granny on a Sunday afternoon, it does technically count as gambling. Anything that entails an over-and-back transfer of money may be counted as such. The rapid and reasonable popularization of the […]

New 1.2km cycleway opens at Dunkettle interchange: at the Cork end of the Dublin-Cork Motorway

New 1.2km cycleway opens at Dunkettle interchange: at the Cork end of the Dublin-Cork Motorway

15 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Minister for Transport Eamon Ryan, T.D. has today welcomed the opening of new pedestrian and cycleway facilities at Dunkettle Interchange in Cork. This 1.2km section of shared pedestrian and cycleway has been delivered by Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII), and Cork City and County Councils as part of advance […]

How the science of light is aiding cancer diagnoses and lung function in premature babies

How the science of light is aiding cancer diagnoses and lung function in premature babies

15 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Biophotonics at Tyndall features in new RTE’s 10 Things to Know About series The first episode of RTE’s 10 Things to Know About new series, which aired last night (Monday), featured important research into the science of light that is being undertaken in Cork at SFI’s Irish Photonics […]

COMPETITION: 4th class children design County Mayor’s Chistmas Card

COMPETITION: 4th class children design County Mayor’s Chistmas Card

15 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Eight designs will be chosen to be sent around the world with a message from home The Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Mary Linehan Foley, is inviting 4th class primary school children from across the county to design special postcards and show what A Real Cork […]

ARTS NEWS: Tina Pisco appointed as Writer-in-Residence

ARTS NEWS: Tina Pisco appointed as Writer-in-Residence

14 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie “The Writer-in-Residence will contribute to literary festivals in the city, including Cork World Book Festival in April 2021, as well as to promote Cork City Libraries services and resources.” Cork City Libraries is pleased to announce the appointment of Tina Pisco as Writer-in-Residence. The Writer-in-Residence will engage communities […]

A gift card that works in all Hotels: from IrelandHotels.com

A gift card that works in all Hotels: from IrelandHotels.com

13 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie One of the advantages of the well established One4All gift card is that it works in multiple retailers, so it’s a popular corporate gift card. Now, the Hotel industry has its own scheme. Launched earlier this year by the Irish Hotels Federation (IHF), Irelandhotels.com’s ‘Go Anywhere Gift Card’ […]