SOCCER: Byrne, Bargary & Crowley to stay with Cork City FC for 2021

SOCCER: Byrne, Bargary & Crowley to stay with Cork City FC for 2021

1 January 2021 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Cork City FC recently announced that Alec Byrne, Cian Bargary and Darragh Crowley have signed back with the club ahead of the 2021 season. Byrne made 11 appearances for the Rebel Army in 2020, and hopes that he can bring more to the table under Healy: “I am […]

SOCCER: Colin Healy appointed Cork City FC Head Coach

SOCCER: Colin Healy appointed Cork City FC Head Coach

27 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Cork City FC are pleased to announce that Colin Healy will taking up the role as First Team Head Coach, effective immediately. Colin has worked as the club’s Head of Academy for the past three seasons, as well as boasting over 150 first team appearances for the club […]

KPMG unveil murals in Cork City Centre #CorporateSocialResponsibility #NotGraffiti

KPMG unveil murals in Cork City Centre #CorporateSocialResponsibility #NotGraffiti

10 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie KPMG in Cork recently unveiled #ThinkItAskIt murals on the South Mall and pledged to continue to push for more prominence for women’s sport across the province following the wrap-up of the 20×20 campaign’s final chapter. The professional services firm, which sponsored 20×20, said it will continue the campaign’s […]

20th Anniversary of Tour de Munster charity cycle

20th Anniversary of Tour de Munster charity cycle

6 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Annual cycle takes place in August The charity cycle Tour de Munster which raises vital funds for the Munster branches of Down Syndrome Ireland (DSI) and individual beneficiaries has raised an incredible €340,000 following its 600km tour across the six counties of Munster in August. The tour, which […]

SPORT: New brandname ‘One Cork’ will help Cork GAA

6 December 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie 5 year plan: Cork GAA recently unveiled an ambitious new programme of investment and commercial activity that it expects will realise over €20 million in revenue over the next 5 years The income – through commercial revenue including; Cork County Board and stadia sponsorship, concerts and stadium rental […]

Cork City’s Council’s: “Keep Well – Move” exercise campaign

Cork City’s Council’s: “Keep Well – Move” exercise campaign

28 November 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie With so many sporting activities currently on hold, Cork City Council has developed a Keep Well – Move! campaign, designed to keep Cork moving. Building on the government’s Keep Well, Keep Active programme, and supported by the ETB, Move! provides people with options to stay active despite current […]

SPORTS FUNDING: Texaco deadline approaches

SPORTS FUNDING: Texaco deadline approaches

25 November 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie A reminder has been issued to registered sports clubs in Cork that the 31st December closing date for receipt of completed applications under the Texaco Support for Sport club funding initiative is now nearing. Under the scheme, Valero Energy (Ireland) Limited – the company that markets fuel in […]

CORK CITY FC: new adidas Home Shirt

CORK CITY FC: new adidas Home Shirt

24 November 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City FC is delighted to announce the launch of our their 2021 adidas Home Shirt in collaboration with their recently announced new official teamwear partner; McKeever Sport. The shirt features a subtle pinstripe design on the front and encompasses the club’s traditional colours – GREEN, WHITE AND […]

NORTH CORK BUSINESS: New Look for Lidl in Kanturk with €7 Million Local Investment

NORTH CORK BUSINESS: New Look for Lidl in Kanturk with €7 Million Local Investment

19 November 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie More Than 10 New Jobs Created for Kanturk Area Lidl Ireland is proud to announce the opening of its new store in Kanturk, Co. Cork, on Thursday 19th November. Lidl embarked on an ambitious reinvestment programme in order to futureproof its presence in the town. The retailer made […]

Tour de Munster Charity cycle founder Paul Sheridan honoured as ‘Cork Person of the MONTH’

Tour de Munster Charity cycle founder Paul Sheridan honoured as ‘Cork Person of the MONTH’

9 November 2020 By Tom Collins tom@TheCork.ie Paul Sheridan, founder of Tour de Munster has been named as Novembers Cork Person of the Month. An avid cyclist himself, Paul’s work to raise funds for the Munster branches of Down Syndrome Ireland (as well as others) have helped the lives of countless Cork families. This year […]