PREVIEW: Hula Hoops National Cup semi-finals take centre stage in Cork this weekend

PREVIEW: Hula Hoops National Cup semi-finals take centre stage in Cork this weekend

11 January 2019, Friday By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Hula Hoops National Cup semi-finals take centre stage in Cork this weekend The Hula Hoops National Cup semi finals will take centre stage in Cork this weekend with 20 thrilling clashes taking place across the three days at Neptune Stadium and the Mardyke Arena UCC. The women’s […]

What’s an Armadillo, and why are they appearing on Roads?

What’s an Armadillo, and why are they appearing on Roads?

12 December 2018 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Labour Party Local Area Representative Peter Horgan has called for Cork City & County Councils to explore the use of armadillos for cycleways that are not protected in the city and county. “Dublin City Council has started the process of utilising these armadillos which appear to be an […]

SOCCER: Michael O’Flynn named as ‘Cork Person of the Month’ in recognition of Liam Miller tribute match organisation

SOCCER: Michael O’Flynn named as ‘Cork Person of the Month’ in recognition of Liam Miller tribute match organisation

11 December 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The December Cork Person of the Month is well-known Property Developer Michael O’Flynn, who chaired the Liam Miller tribute organising committee that raised €1.5 million. Michael O’Flynn said he was delighted to accept the award on behalf of the whole organising committee and especially on behalf of the […]

SOCCER: Damien Delaney leaves Cork City FC

SOCCER: Damien Delaney leaves Cork City FC

6 December 2018 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie Cork City FC wish to confirm that Damien Delaney and the club have agreed to the mutual cancellation of his contract with the club. The former Republic of Ireland international returned to the club in July after nearly 20 years in the English leagues, with his final six […]

Sanita Puspure, World Champion Rower Honoured with Cork Person of the Month Award

Sanita Puspure, World Champion Rower Honoured with Cork Person of the Month Award

13 November 2018 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Sanita Puspure has been presented with a Cork Person of the Month Award marking her achievement in the World Rowing Championship. Gold medallist and Ballincollig resident Sanita recently blitzed the opposition at the world single sculls final in Bulgaria. Overcoming a host of obstacles to achieve her gold […]

TODAYS SOCCER: Cork City away to Bohemians

TODAYS SOCCER: Cork City away to Bohemians

30 September 2018, Sunday By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City make the trip to Dalymount Park on Sunday, as they face Bohemians in the FAI Cup semi-final. City, the cup winners in each of the last two seasons, booked their semi-final place with a 7-0 win away to Longford Town in the quarter finals, while […]