HERITAGE: Cork County Council launches publication: 1916-2016 Commemorating the Centenary in the County of Cork

30 July 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie 2016, a centenary year in the county of Cork, was a yearlong undertaking by Cork County Council and the people of County Cork, in commemorating the defining year of 1916, reflecting on the past one hundred years, and looking to the future of Ireland with pride. Over 500 […]

CIVIC FUNDING: Cork County Council announces grant recipients under ‘Creative Ireland’ scheme

CIVIC FUNDING: Cork County Council announces grant recipients under ‘Creative Ireland’ scheme

29 July 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The Centenary Commemoration of 1916 was a tremendous success in the County of Cork, as it was across the entire nation. In response to the heightened sense of shared identity that was established in 2016, and in respect of the breadth of cultural activity and public engagement that […]

PHOTOS: Celbrity chef Neven Maguire visits Dunnes Stores, Bishopstown Court, Cork

PHOTOS: Celbrity chef Neven Maguire visits Dunnes Stores, Bishopstown Court, Cork

28 July 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Recently voted Ireland’s favourite chef that people would like to consult for dinner ideas, Neven Maguire, Brand Ambassador for Dunnes Stores’ Simply Better collection, visited Dunnes Stores, Bishopstown Court at 3pm today, He was there to demonstrate how simple it is to create some of the delicious recipes […]

PIECE OF HISTORY RECOVERED: Main ship telegraph recovered from wreck of RMS Lusitania

PIECE OF HISTORY RECOVERED: Main ship telegraph recovered from wreck of RMS Lusitania

26 July 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Heather Humphreys TD, has today (Wednesday) confirmed that the main ship’s telegraph from the RMS Lusitania has been recovered from the wreck site off the Head of Kinsale and is undergoing preliminary conservation ashore. During a previous dive in July […]

WEST CORK: ‘CANNONBALL 2017’ will visit Kinsale – Friday September 8th 2017 at 2.30pm

WEST CORK: ‘CANNONBALL 2017’ will visit Kinsale – Friday September 8th 2017 at 2.30pm

26 July 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie 190 supercars and novelty cars, free family festivals, celebrities, over 1000km of Irish open roads, almost €900,000 raised for Irish charities and the awesome sight of over 160,000 excited spectators coast to coast waving chequered flags from September 8th -10th 2017 On Friday, September 8th 2017 CANNONBALL arrives […]

WILD ATLANTIC WAY: Locals wanting to add ‘Seven Heads Peninsula’ to route met with Tourism Minister, but ACTION must now follow says MEP

WILD ATLANTIC WAY: Locals wanting to add ‘Seven Heads Peninsula’ to route met with Tourism Minister, but ACTION must now follow says MEP

26 July 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Related content: [Special Audio Feature] Wild Atlantic Way Audio Tour Cork based Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called for action from Failte Ireland and the Department of Tourism on bringing the Seven Heads Peninsula into the Wild Atlantic Way route. The Ireland South MEP was speaking […]

CORK BUSINESS DEALS: ‘Feelgood Friday’ returns this week – various special offers in multiple locations

CORK BUSINESS DEALS: ‘Feelgood Friday’ returns this week – various special offers in multiple locations

26 July 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Traders in the Victorian Quarter of Cork City will step outside their premises from 5pm – 7pm this Feel Good Friday to give you a taste of what the street has to offer. So whether you’re dashing through on the way home from work or have a few hours […]

CELEBRITY CHEF: Neven Maguire will host demo in Dunnes Stores, Bishopstown Court on Friday

CELEBRITY CHEF: Neven Maguire will host demo in Dunnes Stores, Bishopstown Court on Friday

25 July 2017, Tuesday By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie What: Neven Maguire creates Simply Better meal times Why: Celebrating great Cork Food Producers & special Cork themed Cookery Demo Where: Dunnes Stores, Bishopstown Court, Bandon Road, Cork When: Friday 28th July, 3pm Recently voted Ireland’s favourite chef that people would like to consult for dinner ideas, […]

ENTERTAINMENT: The Everyman Theatre presents ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’

ENTERTAINMENT: The Everyman Theatre presents ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’

25 July 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Dancing at Lughnasa, by Brian Friel, from 2 – 26 August Following the success of Lovers (2015), and The Factory Girls (2016), The Everyman continues its tradition of producing top-quality drama. The curtain rises from Wednesday 2nd August to Saturday 26th August for Brian Friel’s masterpiece, Dancing at Lughnasa. Friel’s touching story features a stellar […]