2020 Cork County Council Library Calendar launched for Library Ireland Week

2020 Cork County Council Library Calendar launched for Library Ireland Week

14 December 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The 2020 Cork County Council Library Calendar, featuring 12 original artworks from talented children across the County, was officially launched by the Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Christopher O’Sullivan, at the LHQ Gallery in County Library Headquarters on the Wednesday of Library Ireland Week. In October […]

Cork City and Bantry allocated funding through new €15.5m Fáilte Ireland Destination Towns Scheme

Cork City and Bantry allocated funding through new €15.5m Fáilte Ireland Destination Towns Scheme

12 December 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City and Bantry will be allocated significant funding by Fáilte Ireland to develop their potential as tourism ‘destination towns’. The funding has been allocated through Cork City Council and Cork County Council as part of the €15.5million ‘Destination Towns’ initiative launched earlier this year by the National […]

Cork Students Receive CPA Ireland Prizes for Academic Excellence

Cork Students Receive CPA Ireland Prizes for Academic Excellence

11 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Three Cork students have received awards for academic excellence from CPA Ireland in Dublin on Saturday. The award winners were Hanna Gilicze from Dillon’s Cross who was the top performer in the Formation 2 paper on Information Systems (award sponsored by DNA IT); Eileen Hurley from Castledonovan, Drimoleague […]

NEW BOOK: The Colourful Heritage of County Cork

NEW BOOK: The Colourful Heritage of County Cork

11 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork County Council has launched a colouring book titled ‘The Colourful Heritage of County Cork’. Supported by the Heritage Council, and through the Creative Ireland Programme, Cork County Council and the Creative Ireland Culture Team worked with a range of different illustrators to produce a delightful colouring book […]

Talks on new pharmacists’ contract must begin in earnest – Murphy O’Mahony

Talks on new pharmacists’ contract must begin in earnest – Murphy O’Mahony

7 December 2019 By Mary Bermingham mary@TheCork.ie HSE withdraws proposals for cuts Fianna Fáil TD for Cork South West Margaret Murphy O’Mahony says the HSE and Minister for Health must engage fully with community pharmacists to agree a new contract in the new year. Deputy Murphy O’Mahony has welcomed the fact that cuts to pharmacists’ […]

Win for Courtmacsherry and the Seven Heads Peninsula at IPB Pride of Place Competition in association with Co-operation Ireland

Win for Courtmacsherry and the Seven Heads Peninsula at IPB Pride of Place Competition in association with Co-operation Ireland

7 December 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Christopher O’Sullivan has congratulated the communities of Courtmacsherry and the Seven Heads Peninsula on their recent win in the Islands and Coastal Communities category of the 17th annual IPB Pride of Place Competition in association with Co-operation Ireland.Boherbue were also awarded […]

New Waste Water Treatment Plants for Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera, & Dripsey

New Waste Water Treatment Plants for Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera, & Dripsey

3 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Works get underway on new wastewater treatment plants in Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera and Dripsey Irish Water has announced the commencement of a project to deliver new wastewater treatment plants in Coachford, Innishannon, Ballyvourney/Ballymakeera and Dripsey. Existing wastewater infrastructure in these areas is overloaded and outdated. This project will […]

#WildAtlanticWay – 50th Anniversary of Ireland’s only cable Car celebrated – Dursey Island

#WildAtlanticWay – 50th Anniversary of Ireland’s only cable Car celebrated – Dursey Island

2 December 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork County Council has marked the 50th anniversary of Ireland’s only cable car during a meeting of the West Cork Municipal District held at Lehanmore Community Centre and a visit to Dursey Island. A key point along the Wild Atlantic Way, the Dursey Island cable car is located […]

DEC 2019: Where to get FREE PARKING in Mallow, Macroom, Youghal, Fermoy, Kinsale, Cobh

DEC 2019: Where to get FREE PARKING in Mallow, Macroom, Youghal, Fermoy, Kinsale, Cobh

2 December 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Your Christmas Shopping All Wrapped Up Cork County Council Urges the Public to Support Local this Christmas as their 2019 ‘Think Cork County’ Campaign is Officially Launched In order to improve the local shopping experience over the festive season, Cork County Council are offering FREE and reduced parking […]

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