GOLD MEDALS: West Cork Rowers Gary and Paul O’Donovan arrive into Cork Airport

GOLD MEDALS: West Cork Rowers Gary and Paul O’Donovan arrive into Cork Airport

16 July 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Irish rowing team were welcomed home at Cork Airport earlier today, On the arrival of the Irish rowing team into Cork Airport this afternoon Kevin Cullinane, Head of Communications at Cork Airport said: “At Cork Airport, we are delighted to welcome home gold medallists Gary and Paul […]

SPORT: Check out this replica of the Sam McGuire Cup

13 July 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie A very special version of the Sam Maguire Everyone knows that most famous prize in Gaelic games, the Sam Maguire Cup, is awarded to the winners of the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship, but what do you know about the man himself, Mr Sam McGuire? He was born in […]

TONIGHT’S SOCCER: Cork City v Warsaw – Polish champions travel to leeside

TONIGHT’S SOCCER: Cork City v Warsaw – Polish champions travel to leeside

10 July 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City will return to Champions League action for the first time since the 2006/07 season when they welcome Polish Champions Legia Warsaw to Turner’s Cross tonight. City lie second in the SSE Airtricity League, 4 points off leader Dundalk, and come into this game on the back […]

SOCCER: Cork City FC v Portsmouth

SOCCER: Cork City FC v Portsmouth

2 July 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City welcome Portsmouth to Turner’s Cross tonight, for a Cork Airport friendly fixture, kick-off 7 pm. City boss John Caulfield expects to field a much-changed line-up, with new signing Damien Delaney set to make his first appearance since re-joining the club. Speaking ahead of the game, Caulfield […]

SPORTS: Galway and Cork Tipped At 11/8 To Retain Provincial GAA Hurling Titles

SPORTS: Galway and Cork Tipped At 11/8 To Retain Provincial GAA Hurling Titles

29 June 2018 By Byran Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Both the Munster and Leinster Senior Hurling Championship take place this weekend with Cork and Galway defending their titles against Clare and Kilkenny. BoyleSports are tipping up the Tribesmen and Rebels to retain their respective titles at 11/8 whilst Clare and Galway to come out provincial champions is […]

YOUTH CLUB FUNDING: June 28th deadline for capital funding applications

YOUTH CLUB FUNDING: June 28th deadline for capital funding applications

23 June 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil’s Cllr. Padraig O’Sullivan has said that the €20,000 youth club funding announced this week for East Cork is a lifeline for the organisations that benefit and is calling for a stronger commitment to supporting young people from local and national government. Cllr. O’Sullivan was commenting after […]

SOCCER: Damien Delaney signs for City

SOCCER: Damien Delaney signs for City

9 June 2018 By Mary Bermimgham mary@TheCork.ie Cork City FC are delighted to announce the signing of Damien Delaney The defender re-joins the club following a long spell in England, where he most recently played with Premier League side Crystal Palace. The 36-year-old was capped nine times by the Republic of Ireland, and he joins […]

Rob Heffernan promotes National Lottery ‘Good Causes Awards’

Rob Heffernan promotes National Lottery ‘Good Causes Awards’

7 June 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Olympic bronze medalist Rob Heffernan and his wife and coach Marian Heffernan today (Thursday 7th June) launched the inaugural National Lottery Good Causes Awards aimed at honouring the inspiring work and achievements of thousands of projects, clubs and individuals all over Ireland. The significant new Awards initiative, which […]