Cork County Council loses another function

16 July 2012 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Editorial: Councils across Ireland are voting themselves out of existence as their race to become like the Seanad. Cork County Council already dumped its waste collection business. It will lose water to “Irish Water”, and now it has lost its role in waste collection permits. A QUANGO called […]

Cork Commissioner for Oaths launches innovative mobile service

Cork Commissioner for Oaths launches innovative mobile service

5 June 2012 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork businessman David O’Sullivan has launched an innovative mobile service for his role as a Commissioner for Oaths. O’Sullivan has devised an innovative mobile-service – which makes life easier for anybody who needs him to sign important documentation. He said, “You may have a document that needs the […]

Ireland’s New Consular Corps is based in Cork

30th May 2012 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Ambassadors and representives from more than a dozen countries were in Cork today for the launch of The “Ireland Consular Corps” which is new organisation headquartered in Cork. It aims to facilitate communication between the 74 Honorary Consuls across Ireland, 14 of whom are located in Cork. An […]

Stretcher Push in West Cork

Stretcher Push in West Cork

31st December 2011 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie A campaign group in West Cork , opposed to the H.S.E`s proposed ambulance changes have completed a “stretcher push” from Skibbereen to Bantry. “West Cork SOS” is against the downgrading of Skibbereens ambulance service to a Rapid Response Vehicle. The H.S.E says it will improve the service to […]

Vision Centre Modelmaker passes away

14th December 2011 By David O’Sullivan http://twitter.com/david_osullivan The man who built the model of Cork City which is the centrepiece in the Vision Centre on Northmain Street, Cork City passed away this week. Roy Tassell lived in Inchydoney, Clonakilty and oversaw the creation of the 1 to 5000 scale model which is on permanent display […]

Listing of Cork Consulates

Listing of Cork Consulates

23 Jan 2006 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie page last updated 23 February 2016 with new information A capital city such as Dublin has many foreign Embassies. A secondary city such as Cork has many Consulates. A Consulate can be headed by a Career Consul (A civil servant from the sending country) or an Honorary Consul […]

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