Cork Racecourse Raises €72k for Marymount Hospice

Cork Racecourse Raises €72k for Marymount Hospice

4 October 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork Racecourse together with Marymount University Hospital and Hospice are delighted to announce that the recent charity raceday on Saturday, August 17th in aid of Marymount raised a staggering €72,632 for the Cork hospice. Graham Lynch, Marketing Executive at Marymount, commented, “On behalf of all the team at […]

CORK SPORT: Ballincollig RFC appoints McSherry Electrical to install new Floodlighting System

CORK SPORT: Ballincollig RFC appoints McSherry Electrical to install new Floodlighting System

27 September 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Ballincollig RFC has appointed McSherry Electrical to install a new floodlighting system on the first pitch at Tanner Park following an extensive tender process. Mallow-based McSherry Electrical has installed over 400 sports lighting systems nationally and internationally, including the Aviva and Millennium Stadiums. Construction and installation of the […]

Making a Difference with #Team Mercy Join the Mercy University Hospital Foundation for this year’s Women’s Mini Marathon on Sunday, September 22nd

Making a Difference with #Team Mercy Join the Mercy University Hospital Foundation for this year’s Women’s Mini Marathon on Sunday, September 22nd

16 September 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Making a Difference with #Team Mercy Join the Mercy University Hospital Foundation for this year’s Women’s Mini Marathon on Sunday, September 22nd With Cork’s annual Women’s Mini Marathon on the horizon, The Mercy University Hospital Foundation is now inviting you to join the 2019 #TeamMercy and be part […]

Cobh man Trevor Cummins set to run Berlin Marathon in aid of the Mercy Cancer Appeal on September 29th

Cobh man Trevor Cummins set to run Berlin Marathon in aid of the Mercy Cancer Appeal on September 29th

8 September 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Currently undergoing three weeks of altitude training in St. Moritz, Switzerland, Cobh man Trevor Cummins is applying the final touches to his preparations ahead of his participation in the Berlin Marathon on Sunday, September 29th. The strength and conditioning coach, who last year completed the Amsterdam Marathon and […]

TONIGHTS SOCCER: preview

TONIGHTS SOCCER: preview

30 August 2019, Friday By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City return to Turner’s Cross for the first time in four weeks as they welcome Sligo Rovers on this evening. It will be the first outing for Neale Fenn, who was announced as Head Coach earlier in the week. The Rebel Army come into the game […]

Why are there Three Tall Ships in Cork City?

Why are there Three Tall Ships in Cork City?

23 August 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Lord Mayor John Sheehan, County Mayor Christopher O’Sullivan, and Brendan Keating, CEO, Port of Cork today welcomed the Irish vessel Brian Boru and the Tall Ships Pelican of London and Maybe into the Port of Cork. The three ships having completed voyages as part of the Cork Sail […]

SOCCER: testimonial match for Cork City defender Alan Bennett

SOCCER: testimonial match for Cork City defender Alan Bennett

15 August 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City FC are delighted to announce details of a testimonial match for defender Alan Bennett. Benno joined City at youth team level in 2000, graduating to the first team before leaving for Reading in 2007. He returned to the club in 2015 after eight years in England, […]