Water disruption Kinsale Road area

Cork County Council wishes to inform consumers that due to scheduled works, water will be off from 8pm on 30th august to 8am 31st August in the Kinsale road area, from Woodies DIY to Kinsale road roundabout. Cork County Council regrets any inconvenience caused.

2012 Cork City Adult Education Exhibition

30th August 2012 By David O’Sulllivan david@TheCork.ie For over 30 years the Cork Adult Education Council (CAEC), supported by the City of Cork VEC and Cork City Council, has organised the annual Adult Education & Training Exhibition in City Hall. This year it takes place from Tuesday September 4 to Thursday September 6 and, as […]

Cork (Ireland) signs Friendship Agreement with Maryland (USA)

Cork (Ireland) signs Friendship Agreement with Maryland (USA)

Councillor Barbara Murray, Mayor of the County of Cork and John P. McDonough, Maryland Secretary of State at the formal signing of a Friendship Agreement between the State of Maryland, United States of America and Cork County at Cork County Hall, Cork, Ireland. Councillor, Barbara Murray, Mayor of the County of Cork and John P. […]

E Centre Millstreet

Millstreet Development Group have launched a new E Centre initiative which will be opening later in the autumn as a facility to support local start-up and growing businesses in Millstreet and the surrounding region. Áine Collins TD was instrumental in bringing the idea of an E-Centre to Millstreet Development Group who were anxious to find […]

West Cork cheese makers to be part of new Tesco â

Four West Cork cheese makers; Milleens Cheese based in Eyeries, Gubbeen Farmhouse Products based in Schull, Durrus Farmhouse Cheese based in Coomkeen and Coolea Farmhouse Cheese named after their local village of Cúil Aodha are are to have their cheeses stocked in Tesco stores nationwide as part of the launch of the retailer’s new ‘Cheeses […]

Big Bike Ride 2010 to promote Cork County Councilâ

Big Bike Ride 2010 to promote Cork County Councilâ

County Cork **Mayor** Cllr **Barbara Murray** presented Down Syndrome **** Ireland**** with a cheque for €4,000, (Wednesday the 29th of August)* *the proceeds from “Big Bike Ride 2012”. This event, now in its third year, sees Cork County Council employees undertake a mammoth cycle to each of the local offices in ****Cork** **County****, covering up […]

Time to Progress City Event Centre

Cllr John Buttimer, Lord Mayor Cork City says, “I would like to see progress on plans to develop an international conference and events centre for Cork. Planning permission has been granted to Heineken Ireland and BAM for their site at the former Beamish and Crawford Site on South Main Street while O’Callaghan Properties also has […]


The Port of Cork Company has reported increased total traffic volumes of over 5% for the first six months of 2012. This is in strong contrast with recent figures released by the Irish Maritime Development Office (IMDO) which showed a significant decrease in shipping volumes across Irish ports when six key seaports are taken into […]

Revenue Seize 12,000 Litres of Diesel

The Revenue Custom’s Service today, (25/08/12) seized 12,000 litres of suspected laundered diesel outside Cork City. The discovery was made when Revenue officials carried out a search of a garage premises in a town outside Cork City. 10,000 litres of the product were discovered concealed in a curtain-sided lorry in 10*1,000 litre containers. The lorry […]