ROWING COACH: Dominic Casey honoured as ‘Cork Person of the Month’ for September 2017

ROWING COACH: Dominic Casey honoured as ‘Cork Person of the Month’ for September 2017

19 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The legendary rowing coach, Dominic Casey has been unveiled as Sept. Cork Person of the Month. His name will now go forward for possible selection as ‘Cork Person of the Year’ which will be announced next January. Dominic Casey’s extraordinary rowing successes are well recognised, particularly by the […]

SPORTS CAPITAL FUNDING: Government need to commit to SOLID DEADLINES because clubs cannot wait forever

SPORTS CAPITAL FUNDING: Government need to commit to SOLID DEADLINES because clubs cannot wait forever

19 September 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Local Area Representative* for the Labour Party in Cork city, Peter Horgan, has called for the Government to implement decision deadlines on itself for future Sports Capital Funding “I have dealt with quite a large number of clubs, from a different range of sports, throughout Cork city, particularly […]

CORK HR: Fastnet Cork hold September Open Recruitment Days

CORK HR: Fastnet Cork hold September Open Recruitment Days

19 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan, Assoc CIPD david@TheCork.ie Due to multiple job opportunities with clients in the Life Sciences, Agri Food, and Business Service sectors. Fastnet are hosting a series of Career Open Days at their offices in Eastgate Village, Eastgate Industrial Park, Little Island, Cork. When Tuesday 19th September: SUPPLY CHAIN Open Day, […]

CORK COUNTY COUNCIL: announces funding award for ‘Municipal Districts Creative Communities Scheme’ 2017

CORK COUNTY COUNCIL: announces funding award for ‘Municipal Districts Creative Communities Scheme’ 2017

19 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Thirteen of the most creative and artistic communities in County Cork are set to receive substantial funding totalling nearly €82,000 with the announcement of awards under the Cork County Municipal Districts Creative Communities Scheme Announcing the awards made under the scheme Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. […]

UNESCO: International Conference on Learning Cities – hosted in Cork – Day 1 Report

UNESCO: International Conference on Learning Cities – hosted in Cork – Day 1 Report

18 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie More than 650 delegates from 92 countries across the world attended the opening day of the UNESCO’s third International Conference on Learning Cities, which opened today in Cork, Ireland. It is the first time that this global UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) Conference has been hosted […]

AGRICULTURE: Cork based Minister Michael Creed announces funding for SIX Agri-Food Tourism Initiatives

AGRICULTURE: Cork based Minister Michael Creed announces funding for SIX Agri-Food Tourism Initiatives

18 September 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The Cork based Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD has announced the six projects that will receive funding this year from his Department, under the Rural Innovation and Development Fund, for initiatives to promote and develop agri-food tourism in rural areas. Minister Creed said […]

AUDIO: Will Ryanair cancellations affect you? Cork MEP calls on airline to provide specific details in advance

AUDIO: Will Ryanair cancellations affect you? Cork MEP calls on airline to provide specific details in advance

18 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Ireland South MEP and member of the EU Transport committee Deirdre Clune has called on Ryanair to be upfront with their passengers and communicate clearly which flights they are intending to cancel. Clune said the uncertainty over flight cancellations is having an impact on both tourism and business […]

MACRA NEWS: Seandun begins new season

MACRA NEWS: Seandun begins new season

18 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Macra season is in full swing in the Seandun Macra region with the final of three competitions being decided over the last week. In the final of Question Time held in the Huntsman Pub, Belgooly Carrigaline Macra came first closely followed by Kinsale Macra in second place. […]