VIDEO: Sod turned on Courtmacsherry-Timoleague Sewerage Scheme, West Cork

VIDEO: Sod turned on Courtmacsherry-Timoleague Sewerage Scheme, West Cork

8 June 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Minister of State Jim Daly this morning joined Irish Water and Cork County Council in turning the sod to officially mark the start of construction on the €10m Courtmacsherry-Timoleague Sewerage Scheme. The project will ensure there is appropriate treatment of wastewater from these communities, bringing significant environmental, health […]

Penny Dinners organiser Caitríona Twomey receives Honorary Doctorate from UCC

Penny Dinners organiser Caitríona Twomey receives Honorary Doctorate from UCC

7 June 2018, Thursday By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The beating heart of Cork Penny Dinners, the Queen of crime with more No. 1 original fiction bestsellers than any other author, and the power behind Other Voices are among those set to be honoured by UCC tomorrow (June 8). Caitríona Twomey, Cork Penny Dinners’ coordinator, who […]

Rob Heffernan promotes National Lottery ‘Good Causes Awards’

Rob Heffernan promotes National Lottery ‘Good Causes Awards’

7 June 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Olympic bronze medalist Rob Heffernan and his wife and coach Marian Heffernan today (Thursday 7th June) launched the inaugural National Lottery Good Causes Awards aimed at honouring the inspiring work and achievements of thousands of projects, clubs and individuals all over Ireland. The significant new Awards initiative, which […]

Swissport opens Aspire Business Lounge at Cork Airport

Swissport opens Aspire Business Lounge at Cork Airport

7 June 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Ireland’s first Aspire airport business lounge officially opened today (7 June) at Cork Airport. Operated by Swissport, investment in the lounge at Ireland’s second fastest growing international airport will total €500,000 over 4 years. It comes as a direct response to a significant increase in demand for premium […]

WEST CORK: New Clonakilty Mayor to be installed this evening

WEST CORK: New Clonakilty Mayor to be installed this evening

7 June 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie The people of Clonakilty, along with visitors to the area, are all are invited to Asna Square next Thursday 7th June at 8pm to witness the annual Mayoral Changeover. Over the last 12 months, Mayor John Loughnan has had a very busy and varied schedule of community events […]

Programme unveiled for Cork Midsummer Festival 2018

Programme unveiled for Cork Midsummer Festival 2018

5 June 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork Midsummer Festival, running from 15-24 June, is to celebrate 250 years of circus with ground-breaking new work and free family-friendly events. Munster’s largest annual multi-disciplinary arts festival will mark the anniversary of the popular art form with the Irish premiere of hip hop/circus fusion Union Black at […]