Clune wants General Election

Clune wants General Election

Responding to the ongoing chaos within the Government Cork Fine Gael TD Deirdre Clune believes that the voices of the Irish public must be heard now through an immediate General Election. “Last Monday the international media revealed that the current Government were misleading the Irish public. This Monday we see a Government in chaos. The […]

Tourist office opens onboard MV Julia

Tourist office opens onboard MV Julia

Pictured today; Cllr Michael O’Connell Lord Mayor of Cork and Catherine O’Connel lady Mayoress at the West Cork Tourism Co-Op opening of its Tourism Information office on board the MV Julia on in the presence of the Lord Mayor Of Cork Cllr. Michael O’Connell and one hundrede of the shareholders. The office which has been […]

Bandon Cllr welcomes General Election

Bandon Cllr welcomes General Election

Labour Party Councillor, Gearóid Buckley, has welcomed the decision of the Green Party to call time on this disastrous Government. Cllr. Buckley said, ‘Although the game has been up for this Government for some time, the fact that the electorate will now be given the opportunity to mandate a new Government in the New Year […]

North Cork Community Response to Unemployment

North Cork Community Response to Unemployment

Northside Community Enterprises of Cork have won a Pride of Place Award in the category “Community Response to Unemployment” The awards were announced on Saturday, 13 November, by Minister for Transport, Noel Dempsey TD., at an event hosted by Meath County Council and part sponsored by Indaver and IPB. The Minster paid tribute to all […]

Cork City FC end of season night

Cork City FC end of season night

The 5th Annual Cork City Supporters Club Hall of Fame will be incorporated into the 2010 End of Season Celebration night to be held at the Rochestown Park Hotel on Saturday 13 November (8pm til late). Also on the night will be presentations for Player of the Year and Goal of the Season, all voted […]

McGrath welcomes progress on Anglo Irish investigation

McGrath welcomes progress on Anglo Irish investigation

Cork South Central T.D. and Vice Chairperson of the Oireachtas Finance Committee Michael McGrath has welcomed the confirmation given in the Commercial Court yesterday that files relating to the criminal investigation into Anglo Irish Bank will be given to the DPP towards the end of this year. The Court heard yesterday that some files will […]

Unemployed should act quickly to avail of Free Career Coaching

Career Decisions Ireland, an award-winning Irish-owned career coaching company, has today reminded jobseekers who wish to avail of free career coaching under a Government-backed scheme that they should enroll immediately as places are being snapped up with over 40% of the total places already taken. The company is providing 1,000 unemployed people throughout Ireland with […]

A cup of Ireland in New York for Cork Tea Lovers

A cup of Ireland in New York for Cork Tea Lovers

The Barry’s Tea Embassy in New York flings open its doors on November 9th 2010, providing a taste of Ireland for Cork tea fans – smack bang in the middle of Manhattan. The Official Barry’s Tea Embassy in New York is hosted by Foley’s Bar, located just metres from the Empire State Building. A regular […]

Only Fine Gael have their finger on health says Allen

Only Fine Gael have their finger on health says Allen

“Fine Gael’s FairCare plan to reform the Irish health service is the only coherent, thought out and costed alternative to the current PD-inspired two-tier health system”; That’s according to the Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, Bernard Allen. The Cork North Central TD said, “Fine Gael’s FairCare proposal is a real, workable and practical alternative […]

UCC Conference on Mental Health

UCC Conference on Mental Health

Speakers from across Ireland, England, Scotland, the Netherlands and Australia will gather in UCC this week for the Dr Michael Corry Memorial Conference. Titled “Critical positions on and beyond recovery”, the conference aims to provide a forum for people from diverse backgrounds to present, discuss and debate critical perspectives on and beyond recovery in the […]