COVID19: Nine Cork people diagnosed in past 24 hours, bringing Cork total to 1,361 cases

COVID19: Nine Cork people diagnosed in past 24 hours, bringing Cork total to 1,361 cases

18 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Deaths Looking at the National situation the Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that a total of 4 people with COVID-19 have died. This means there have now been a total 1,547 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. New cases As of 11am Monday 18 May the […]

Man dies in car crash on N22 near Ovens

Man dies in car crash on N22 near Ovens

18 May 2020, 4pm By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Gardaí are currently at the scene of a fatal road traffic collision that occurred at approximately 11:15am today Monday 18th May 2020 on the N22 near Ovens, County Cork. The driver of the car, a man in his 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene when the […]

BALLINCOLLIG: €1.6 million Georgian ‘Carrigrohane Lodge’ comes with fishing rights on River Lee

BALLINCOLLIG: €1.6 million Georgian ‘Carrigrohane Lodge’ comes with fishing rights on River Lee

16 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Property for sale: Located just off the Ballincollig end of the Carrigrohane Straight Road, it’s a haven of peace, yet it’s just minutes from the City, or Ballincollig. These days the stately property called Carrogrohane Lodge is accessed via a housing estate. This is because the gate lodge […]

1,346 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in Cork

1,346 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in Cork

16 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that a total of 15 people with COVID-19 have died. There have now been a total 1,533 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of 11am Saturday 16 May, the HPSC has been notified of 92 new confirmed cases of […]

Procedures for non COVID-19 patients must continue – says Cork TD

Procedures for non COVID-19 patients must continue – says Cork TD

16 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Private hospital capacity should be utilised to ensure patients with critical conditions receive vital surgeries and treatments – Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire TD Sinn Féin TD Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire said that the underutilised additional capacity acquired by the HSE through the agreement with private hospitals should be used to […]

CARRIGALINE: €1.4 million historic mansion for sale – Ravenswood, Ballea Road

CARRIGALINE: €1.4 million historic mansion for sale – Ravenswood, Ballea Road

16 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The local Estate Agent describes it as a “sumptuous historic substantial period residence” standing on 10 acres of beautiful south-facing pastures and views over Owenabue River Valley. This 6,000 sq. ft residence offers a stunning interior with original period features throughout. The residence dates from 1750 & 1850. […]

FRESHWATER PEARL MUSSEL: Irish Wildlife Trust versus with Cork Councillors

FRESHWATER PEARL MUSSEL: Irish Wildlife Trust versus with Cork Councillors

15 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Irish Wildlife Trust (IWT) is calling on the government to uphold protections for the Freshwater Pearl Mussel, among the most endangered animals in Ireland. This week a number of Cork County Councillors wrote to the Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht asking that protections for the […]

Question: How many people in Cork have COVID-19 – Answer: 1,256 as of today

Question: How many people in Cork have COVID-19 – Answer: 1,256 as of today

15 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that a total of 16 people with COVID-19 have died. There have now been a total 1,518* COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of 11am Friday 15 May the HPSC has been notified of 129 confirmed cases of COVID-19. […]

Cork County Council 5km Photo Challenge

Cork County Council 5km Photo Challenge

15 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork County Council has announced a new photography competition which seeks to inspire amateur photographers to capture their experiences of this unique time at home, embrace their surroundings and take another look at the beauty that exists within 5km of their doorstep. Divided into three categories; Lovely Landscapes […]

David Hasselhoff’s Knight Rider boss was born in Cork (Edward Mulhare played Devon Miles)

David Hasselhoff’s Knight Rider boss was born in Cork (Edward Mulhare played Devon Miles)

13 May 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Edward Mulhare (8 April 1923 – 24 May 1997) was an Irish actor whose career spanned five decades. He is best known for his starring roles in Knight Rider. He acted with a British accent so his origins were not well publicised for many years, but now thanks […]

There are now 1,238 cases of COVID-19 in Cork

There are now 1,238 cases of COVID-19 in Cork

13 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that a total of 10 people with COVID-19 have died. There have now been a total 1,497* COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of 11am Wednesday 13 May the HPSC has been notified of 159 new confirmed cases of […]