2020 Cork County Council Library Calendar launched for Library Ireland Week

2020 Cork County Council Library Calendar launched for Library Ireland Week

14 December 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The 2020 Cork County Council Library Calendar, featuring 12 original artworks from talented children across the County, was officially launched by the Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Christopher O’Sullivan, at the LHQ Gallery in County Library Headquarters on the Wednesday of Library Ireland Week. In October […]

Cork Students Receive CPA Ireland Prizes for Academic Excellence

Cork Students Receive CPA Ireland Prizes for Academic Excellence

11 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Three Cork students have received awards for academic excellence from CPA Ireland in Dublin on Saturday. The award winners were Hanna Gilicze from Dillon’s Cross who was the top performer in the Formation 2 paper on Information Systems (award sponsored by DNA IT); Eileen Hurley from Castledonovan, Drimoleague […]

NEW BOOK: The Colourful Heritage of County Cork

NEW BOOK: The Colourful Heritage of County Cork

11 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork County Council has launched a colouring book titled ‘The Colourful Heritage of County Cork’. Supported by the Heritage Council, and through the Creative Ireland Programme, Cork County Council and the Creative Ireland Culture Team worked with a range of different illustrators to produce a delightful colouring book […]

MACRA NA FEIRME: Update from Seandun, Co Cork about their various activities

MACRA NA FEIRME: Update from Seandun, Co Cork about their various activities

8 December 2019 By Aisling Walsh, Seandun Macra PRO news@TheCork.ie Wedding Bells for Seandún Macra Seandún started off the week with our monthly meeting in O’ Shea’s Waterfall. This signalled the start of the festive celebrations as we discussed our upcoming mystery tour and various clubs’ Christmas parties. Friday was a special day for Seandún […]

ART EXHIBITION: ‘The Irish Coast Through Artists Eyes’ at Cork County Council Library HQ

ART EXHIBITION: ‘The Irish Coast Through Artists Eyes’ at Cork County Council Library HQ

7 December 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork County Council Library and Arts Services is delighted to host ‘Left Field: Works from the Ballinglen Foundation Collection’, currently running at Cork County Library Headquarters (LHQ) Gallery until January 17th, 2020. This exhibition brings together the works of several artists, both Irish and international, who relocated to […]

CHRISTMAS DAY CHARITY SWIM: Myrtleville, in memory of Carrigaline’s Danny Crowley

CHRISTMAS DAY CHARITY SWIM: Myrtleville, in memory of Carrigaline’s Danny Crowley

5 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Christmas Day Swim in memory of Carrigaline teenager Danny Crowley, at 10.30am Over the last six years, Myrtleville Beach has witnessed the people of Cork brave the elements on Christmas morning, taking a plunge in the cold winter sea. What seems like the unquestionable for many; when you […]

Irish Water need to do more to stop contamination of Drinking Water in Cork – says a Cork based sewerage treatment firm

Irish Water need to do more to stop contamination of Drinking Water in Cork – says a Cork based sewerage treatment firm

4 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Improper spreading of slurry and subpar septic tanks is threatening the quality of our water – says Company Grants, penalties and a more uniform approach needed by local authorities – says Company The is a very real risk of E. coli and other contamination-related side-effects – says Company An […]

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