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Reduction of speed limits in residential areas vital to ensure safety of our children – Cllr Sinead Sheppard

Councillor Sheppard has welcomed news that all local authorities are to examine speed limits in…

BMC to open Halloween Shop on Friday 17th October

On Friday 17th October, the BMC will be opening a Halloween shop, at the premises…

BMC lead the way with Sonia statue donation

Denis Murphy of the BMC in Cobh became the first retailer in the town to…

Great Island CrossFit celebrate first year in business

CrossFit is the strength and conditioning program revolutionising the fitness industry, designed to optimize and…

Catalyst Cobh Annual Fashion Show – 19th November 2014

Catalyst Cobh will host its Annual Christmas Fashion Show on 19th November in Cobh Heritage…

Dance for Sonia!

A “Strictly Come Dancing” type contest will be the pivotal fundraising event to ensure that…

Haulbowline Theatre Group Presents – 24th One Act Festival

In the Commodore Hotel Cobh from Friday 7th November to Sunday 9th November at 8pm…

Councillor Cathal Rasmussen Concerns Over Irish Water

Over the course of the weekend I contacted the help desk in Irish Water to…

Selected Category Articles & User Contributions

Tidy Districts Awards

The COBH GREAT ISLAND Tidy Districts Competition 2014 Awards Night will be on Thursday 23rd October 2014 in Cobh Heritage Centre at 7.30 pm sharp. The competition is organised by Cobh Tidy Towns and generously sponsored by Cobh Credit Union. The Awards ceremony will be an audio visual presentation by the judge Terry O’Regan and…

Preparation Is The Key To The Months Ahead

Hi, my name is Vincent. I am a Horticulturist and this is my profession as well as landscaping. I have been doing this type of work for man-years now and can honestly say I never get bored of my job, there are different aspects to gardening so everyday there is always something new to look…

Every Dark Cloud Has a Silver Lining – Jackie Coakley

Well the weather has been really disappointing and with kids on holidays from next week it’s not looking very hopeful that it’s going to get much better. On the positive side there are some great deals to be had for holidays for the rest of the year. Throughout the Summer there are some fantastic bargains…

DIY – 10 Kitchen Tips

1. Choose the right wall for your dishwasher If the connecting and waste pipes aren’t already installed in your kitchen, it’s worth bearing in mind that most new dishwashers only need a cold water supply. It’s also best to place the dishwasher against an exterio wall in your kitchen so that you don’t have to…

Reduction of speed limits in residential areas vital to ensure safety of our children – Cllr Sinead Sheppard

Councillor Sheppard has welcomed news that all local authorities are to examine speed limits in residential areas and housing estates. The directive was issued to local authorities by the Minister for Transport, Sport and Tourism, Paschal Donohoe TD. “Minister Donohoe has contacted all local authorities, including *Cork County Council, *directing them to review the speed…

Announcements

Final Old Church Cemetery Tour of 2014

Final Old Church Cemetery Tour of 2014 Jack Gilmartin will give the final free tour of the Old Church Cemetery on Sunday 26th October. Starting at 2.30 pm, the fascinating stories of the tragedy of the Lusitania, Jack Doyle, the…

East Cork Cinema October Screening – 20 Feet From Stardom

East Cork Cinema Club will be screening this years ‘Oscar winning’ USA documentary *’20 Feet From Stardom’,*the untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends.Screening on Mon 20th Oct at the Great Island Comm…

Coffee Morning In Aid of The Hope Foundation

A Coffee Morning in aid of the Hope foundation will be held at 119 The…

Carrignafoy Community College-Open Night 7th. October

An opening evening will be held on Tuesday 7th. October from 6.30pm-9.00pm in Carrignafoy Community…

Scoil Iosaef Naofa Annual School Walk – Sunday 12th October

The Scoil Iosaef NaofaAnnual School Walk will take place on Sunday 12th October at 11.30am.…

Cobh YMCA Youth Information Point

Looking for assistance with the following? - *CV and letter writing* - *Interview preparation* -…

‘The Health Hub’, Harbour Row, Cobh, Re-Opens Its Doors

The Health Hub on Harbour Row, Cobh has re-opened its doors after a short closure.…

Positions Available – COBH

Great Island Projects have vacancies for the following positions: - Tourism Receptionist - Maintenance Person…

Sport

Springfield Ramblers Match Reports 11/12th Oct

Umbro 11 Premier Douglas Hall 0-1 Springfield Ramblers In a very sporting game where emphasis…

Munster Senior League Result: Glasheen 1-2 Cobh Wanderers.

A massively depleted senior squad did well to come away from Bishopstown with all three…

Waterford Utd battle back to take all three points v Ramblers

Waterford United ended their losing streak with two one win over Cobh in the RSC…

Ballymore AC News

A large turnout from Ballymore Cobh AC saw twenty one runners toe the line for…

Wanderers’ Quigley wonder goal and O’ Beirnes man of the match ensure win

FAI Junior Cup 1st Round – Result: Cobh Wanderers 1-0 Buttevant. A slimmed down junior…

Wanderers Seniors march on with good win over nearest rivals

Result: Cobh Wanderers 3-1 Ballinhassig Wanderers made a number of changes for this game with…

Three points the job for seniors

Cobh Wanderers 6-2 Tramore Atl. 11.10.14 The senior team helped themselves to a comfortable three points against Tramore at Oldchurch Park on Saturday afternoon to maintain their position at the top of the league. An early goal set the tone…

Stack hits three in Hat-trick weekend for Wanderers

Cobh Wanderers 3-2 Carrigtohill. 12.10.14 The junior team ensured a hat-trick of victories over the weekend for the club. Ian Stack was forced into action from the bench because of an injury to Damo Brady on 35 minutes. He went…

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