Cork band ‘The Stargazers’ to perform at Ballymaloe Grainstore

Cork band ‘The Stargazers’ to perform at Ballymaloe Grainstore

6 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Entertainment news Join Stargazers for one of their most eagerly-anticipated gigs of the year at Ballymaloe Grainstore on Easter Sunday 27 March, where they will celebrate the release of their new single “Paper Moon”. The band launched more than three decades ago and while the line-up has […]

Fota House in sales blitz to boost American tourist numbers to Ireland

Fota House in sales blitz to boost American tourist numbers to Ireland

4 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Tourism Ireland’s 2016 series of ‘Jump into Ireland’ sales blitzes across the United States kicked off this week – taking in the key cities of Chicago, Boston and New York. A delegation of 20 tourism companies from Ireland and the United States – including Fota House, Arboretum and […]

VIDEO: Founders of ‘Reimagine Cork’ tourist project named as ‘Cork People of the Month’

VIDEO: Founders of ‘Reimagine Cork’ tourist project named as ‘Cork People of the Month’

3 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Eoghan Ryan and Alasdair Fitzpatrick, a business coach and a doctor by profession, are two young men with a passion for their city; Cork City. Both have been named as Cork People of the Month for February. ‘Reimagine Cork’, was founded two years ago by Eoghan Ryan and […]

VIDEO: Tina Turner (tribute act) comes to Cork Opera House and Commodore Hotel Cobh

VIDEO: Tina Turner (tribute act) comes to Cork Opera House and Commodore Hotel Cobh

3 March 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Simply the Best – ‘Tina Turner’ tours tours Cork, Galway and Waterford as Tina “Rebecca is so good, it’s scary!” Tina Turner “Rebecca is an amazing performer and vocalist. I was mesmerized, a night you’ll never forget” Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac) ‘Tina Turner’s’ European tour, Simply the Best, […]

Cork Airport Hotel relaunches and raises funds for ‘Down Syndrome Cork’ charity

Cork Airport Hotel relaunches and raises funds for ‘Down Syndrome Cork’ charity

3 March 2016 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The Cork Airport Hotel has re-launched following an extensive refurbishment, and is giving back to local families with the announcement that Down Syndrome Cork is its ‘Charity of the Year’ for 2016. The significant partnership highlights the family-friendly focus at the new Cork Airport Hotel, where the emphasis […]

White Smoke for Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition at the Cork International Choral Festival

White Smoke for Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition at the Cork International Choral Festival

2 March 2016 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Cork International Choral Festival is proud to announce Offaly-born Amanda Feery as the winner of the 2016 Seán Ó Riada Composition Competition. As winner of the competition, her piece Changed Utterly, will receive its world premiere in the spectacular surrounds of St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral on Friday 29th […]

Des Bishop to perform ‘Grey Matters’ standup comedy show in Ballymaloe Grainstore

Des Bishop to perform ‘Grey Matters’ standup comedy show in Ballymaloe Grainstore

29 February 2016 By DavidO’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Entertainment news When: Wednesday 16 March, 8pm Ballymaloe Grainstore will welcome comic Des Bishop for his first stand-up show in the Shanagarry, Co Cork venue. He’ll perform Grey Matters on Wednesday 16 March – the night before St. Patrick’s Day. The fantasy of everlasting youth ‘dyed’ with Des’s […]

Bus Éireann introduces “Route 215A” to double the frequency of services between the City Centre and Mahon Point Shopping Centre

Bus Éireann introduces “Route 215A” to double the frequency of services between the City Centre and Mahon Point Shopping Centre

26 February 2016 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie In 2012 Bus Éireann, in conjunction with the National Transport Authority, carried out a review of public transport services along the Blarney – City Centre – Mahon Point Corridor. As a result, Route 215: Blarney – City Centre – Mahon Point was introduced in January 2013. Following a […]

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