Online Casino Gaming Demonstrating an International Love of Ireland

Online Casino Gaming Demonstrating an International Love of Ireland

22 February 2021 By Roger Jones roger@TheCork.ie Entertainment Ireland consistently punches above its weight on the international stage, sometimes literally as demonstrated with Conor McGregor. That said, there are occasions where outsiders only operate with a surface-level understanding of Irish culture. This surface-level understanding is a result, in part, of the entertainment industry, such as […]

Improvements next week on Passage West Greenway (former Railway line turned Walkway)

Improvements next week on Passage West Greenway (former Railway line turned Walkway)

21 February 2021 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Controversial: 46 trees will need be removed as they are dead or unsafe. However, the project team will replace these trees with 65 semi mature trees and over 2,000 saplings Work is to begin on improvements to the Passage Railway Greenway Improvement Scheme next week. Site clearance works […]

Cork Winner Tops Betting For Champion Chase

Cork Winner Tops Betting For Champion Chase

19 February 2021 By Roger Jones roger@TheCork.ie Chacun Pour Soi is the bookmakers’ favourite to win the leading 2m chase contest at the Cheltenham Festival next month when he lines up in the Grade One Queen Mother Champion Chase. He is considered to be one of Ireland’s best chances at the meeting this year, Willie […]

Passenger ferry services from Ringaskiddy, Co Cork postponed @BrittanyFerries

Passenger ferry services from Ringaskiddy, Co Cork postponed @BrittanyFerries

17 February 2021 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Brittany Ferries says it will remain a predominantly freight-only service for now. Prior to COVID19 around 80 per cent of the brands annual income was generated by holidaymakers, but with international travel essentially banned for most people the Ferry company has had to focus on freight for the […]

Covid Forces Delay to New Irish Gambling Regulator Launch

Covid Forces Delay to New Irish Gambling Regulator Launch

17 February 2021By Roger Jonesroger@TheCork.ie Entertainment The launch of a new Irish gambling regulator has been delayed again due to COVID-19, though it is still hoped the body can be created at some point during 2021. It had been expected that the regulator would be set up in 2020 as part of reform of the […]

Total recall: Cork City’s top European nights

Total recall: Cork City’s top European nights

17 February 2021 By Roger Jones roger@TheCork.ie The sight of an Irish team anywhere beyond the qualifying rounds of a European competition is seen as a great endorsement of grassroots football in Ireland. Invariably though, that is as good as it gets, even though some teams in the past have had the privilege of facing […]

FREE ONLINE TALK: History and Rehabilitation of Daly’s Bridge (The Shakey Bridge)

FREE ONLINE TALK: History and Rehabilitation of Daly’s Bridge (The Shakey Bridge)

15 February 2021 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie On Tuesday, February 16th at 7pm the latest in a series of online talks by Engineer’s Ireland will be available: The History and Rehabilitation of Daly’s Bridge (The Shakey Bridge) presented by Michael Minehane, Chartered Principal Engineer at RPS and Kieran McCarthy, noted local Cork historian. “As part […]

PROPERTY: 2-storey house in West Cork for €75,000 includes a Civil war memorial

PROPERTY: 2-storey house in West Cork for €75,000 includes a Civil war memorial

14 February 2021 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie A charming, two-storey house in the picturesque West Cork village of Drimoleague is among the properties listed for Youbid.ie’s next online auction on February 18. The 80 sq mts property is an end of terrace, two-bedroom residence conveniently positioned in the centre of the village. The house features […]