Bord Gáis continue to support Barnados in Knocknaheeny, Cork

Bord Gáis continue to support Barnados in Knocknaheeny, Cork

6 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Barnardos Children’s Charity have celebrated the continued support of Bord Gáis to their centre in Knocknaheeny. The Barnardos Brighter Futures Centre is committed to improving the educational outcomes of children living in the area. The Barnardos Family Support Project in Knocknaheeny provides a calm and non-judgemental space for […]

Lotto Luck Makes Cork Punter €7,505 Richer

Lotto Luck Makes Cork Punter €7,505 Richer

6 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Entertainment NewsA County Cork punter is thanking their lucky stars for taking a modest punt on three EuroMillions numbers after they landed a tasty four-figure sum. The anonymous customer placed a €5 treble in a BoyleSports shop on Tuesday and was left hoping for numbers 25, 33 and […]

CORK TOURISM: Spike Island is ‘Best Attraction’ in Prestigious ITTA Awards

CORK TOURISM: Spike Island is ‘Best Attraction’ in Prestigious ITTA Awards

6 November 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Spike Island has been named “Best Attraction” at the prestigious “International Travel and Tourism Awards” 2019, the ITTAs hosted at The Magazine in London yesterday evening. This recognition of the achievements of Cork County Council in the development of the former prison site into a world class visitor […]

TeamWork.com founders are ‘Cork Persons of the Month’ #PeterCoppinger #DanielMackey

TeamWork.com founders are ‘Cork Persons of the Month’ #PeterCoppinger #DanielMackey

3 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie TEAMWORK FOUNDERS PETER COPPINGER AND DANIEL MACKEY NAMED CORK PERSONS’ OF THE MONTH Peter Coppinger and Daniel Mackey, the founder’s of one of Cork’s biggest software development firms, Teamwork, have been named Cork Persons’ of the Month for November, to mark their contribution to business growth in Cork. […]

ENTERTAINMENT: Cork branch of Irish Hotels Federation celebrates “Cork – Our Unique Destination”

ENTERTAINMENT: Cork branch of Irish Hotels Federation celebrates “Cork – Our Unique Destination”

2 November 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie The Cork Branch of the Irish Hotels Federation (IHF) is excited to launch their annual black-tie tourism dinner which is one of the highlight events in Cork. This year the dinner takes place in the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs on Thursday 14th November and will celebrate, “Cork – […]

Cork City ‘Rising Sons Brewery’ have expanded into producing Gin

Cork City ‘Rising Sons Brewery’ have expanded into producing Gin

30 October 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Following the recent successes for Rising Sons Brewery at the international World Beer Awards and the national Irish Pub Awards, Rising Sons Brewery have more incredible news for their punters. In a bold move towards future expansion, the Brewery have just produced a world-class Gin for the first […]

NEW BOOK: Features photos of 16 old Cork Cinemas

NEW BOOK: Features photos of 16 old Cork Cinemas

29 October 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Late October/Early November is one of the busiest times for book releases, as publishers vie to secure a place on the Christmas book market. “Irish Cinemas: A History in Photographs” is a pictorial record of 139 old Irish cinemas. Illustrated with over 200 photographs, it includes an assorted […]

Apple apologises for Wiretapping Those Using Siri

Apple apologises for Wiretapping Those Using Siri

27 October 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Apple apologises for Wiretapping Those Using Siri Apple has also announced some changes to Siri’s privacy policy. Apple laid off more than 300 people in Cork, Ireland, who were hired as part of the Siri voice assistant performance app, which was reported by ITC.ua. “Hundreds of employees across […]

ENTERTAINMENT: Lord Mayor’s 59th Gala Christmas Concert @ Cork City Hall, Sat Dec 7th

ENTERTAINMENT: Lord Mayor’s 59th Gala Christmas Concert @ Cork City Hall, Sat Dec 7th

27 October 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The countdown to Christmas is well and truly on with the launch of the Lord Mayor’s 59th Gala Christmas Concert. Lord Mayor Cllr. John Sheehan and Lady Mayoress Aedamar Sheehan recently launched Cork’s favourite Christmas Concert, which will take place on Saturday 7 December in the splendid surroundings […]