Michael McGrath welcomes new CUH unit

CORK South Central T.D. Michael McGrath has welcomed the news that a a state-of-the-art €85 million cardiac and renal unit has been completed at Cork University Hospipal. ‘A dedicated 35 bay renal dialysis unit is already up and running in the new building, which is situated adjacent to the Cork University Maternity Hospital. The new […]

eircom opens eMobile store in Cork City

eircom are opening of their first “eMobile” store in Cork, as the company reenters the mobile phone market. Eircom had previously exited the GSM arena when the then Telecom Eireann spun off Eircell into a seperate company which today is know as Vodafone Ireland. In Cork Lord Deputy Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Michael O’Connell will […]

Mallow Nursing Home receives awards

Brídhaven Nursing Home in Mallow has become the first nursing home in the UK and Ireland to hold three prestigious ISO awards for excellence simultaneously. The 134-bed Nursing Home, making it the largest Nursing Home in Munster offering long-term, respite and convalescent care, received the internationally-recognised ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard, the ISO 14001 Environmental […]

Water off in Doneraile

Cork County Council says that due to a break in watermai at Brough, Doneraile, water will be turned off from 9am-5pm on October 11th next to facilitate repairs. The following locations will be without water for that period: Brough, Rossa, Kilcolman, Carrigeen, Cahermee, Ballyhoura, Castlepooke, Heatherside, Streamhill, Newtown, Carker, Knockanare, Loughlea, Ballyhoura & surrounding areas. […]

North Cork regeneration

FINE Gael TD for Cork North Central, Bernard Allen has urged the government to continue to make funding available for the regeneration of housing estates on the north side of the city. Deputy Allen made the comments following the official opening by the Lord Mayor of Cork of the latest phase of the Knocknaheeny regeneration […]

Mallow based Barry Group announces new Jobs

Mallow based Barry Group announces new Jobs

The Barry Group, has unveiled a €5.5 million expansion plan for its Mallow, Co. Cork based business. The company is seeking planning permission for a €3.5 million expansion of its warehouse facilities in Mallow. The expansion will increase the Barry Group’s warehouse by 55,000 sq. ft., giving the company’s distribution centre a total 200,000 sq. […]

Water disruption in Dublin Hill area

Cork County Council wishes to advise residents in the Dublin Hill area of disruptions to the water supply due to urgent repairs to the system. The areas affected are Kinvara Estate, also Kilmona Heights, Brookwood Estate and Murphys Rock. Customers may experience discoloured water during the day and for a period after repairs have been […]

North Cork car chase matter before Mallow District Court

Four men are due to appear before a special court sitting later today after they were arrested following a high-speed pursuit across counties Limerick and Cork. The men were arrested after gardaí from Mallow, Charleville, Limerick city, and Bruff, and pursued a stolen car for more over 40 miles. The car was stolen in North […]

Conor Counihan to manage GAA all stars

The All-Ireland winning Cork manager Conor Counihan, along with the Down boss James McCartan will be managing this year’s GAA football All-Stars teams in Kuala Lumpur next month. The GAA also says the All-Star Hurling teams of 2010 and 2011 will be traveling to San Francisco in 2011.