Home » Archives by category » Local News (Page 256)
Face Of Business Competition 2010 – Finalists Announced

FACE OF BUSINESS COMPETITION 2010 The “Face of Business” competition, organised by the Cobh & Harbour Chamber and sponsored by the Cobh Town Council is now reaching its final stages. The competition, which awards businesses who have put in considerable efforts to improve the façade of their premises, is run each year and is a […]

Continue reading …
Final Summer Swing for Summer

On Sunday 29th August the magnificent Independence of the Seas will pay her final visit of the season to Cobh and to mark this occasion the Cobh and Harbour Chamber are hosting a full day of FREE Family entertainment to delight locals, visitors and passengers alike. This will be the final Summer Swing of this […]

Continue reading …

Cobh Golf Club – President’s Prize

Comments Off on Cobh Golf Club – President’s Prize
Cobh Golf Club – President’s Prize

“Cobh Golf Club – President’s Prize won by Peter Meaney and Daphne Hales This year’s Presidents Prize competition took place on Tuesday, 17th August(Ladies) and on the weekend of the 21/22 August (Men). Over 320 members played – a record participation this year! The Club remembered with fondness their late President Eamon Tobin (RIP). His […]

Continue reading …
Essential Repairs Needed for Cobh Water Supply – Stanton

Parts of Cobh water supply need urgent attention and repair says Cork East Fine Gael TD, David Stanton following findings that the quantity of lead in the water supply in some areas have been found to be above EU safety levels. ‘Some residents of Cobh no longer have access to safe drinking water in their […]

Continue reading …
Summer Swing Fundraising Draw

Winners are: Sabrina Brennan 1st prize of Dinner For Six on the Independence of the Seas. 2nd Prize John McGrath, who won a scenic trip of the harbour for six with Harbour Flights Ireland. The draw raised just over €2,000 for the Summer Swing free events which are organised by the Cobh & Harbour Chamber […]

Continue reading …
Carrignafoy Community College – Leaving Cert

Congratulations to all our Leaving Certificate Applied students in achieving such fantastic results on Wednesday. The good news is a welcome boost to all our students at this time in our economy. The hard work and persistence over the last two years has certainly paid dividends and we are proud of all your achievements. Congratulations […]

Continue reading …
Dancing Thru’ the Ages To Wow Cobh Audience

On 29th August next, See You in Cobh is delighted to host the highly acclaimed “Dancing Thru the Ages” music and dance extravaganza in the Commodore Hotel at 8.30pm. The staging of this production is a part of our marketing strategy to bring more overnight Cruise liner visits to our harbour town. The potential value […]

Continue reading …
Cobh Restoration Project Exhibition

To mark National Heritage Week, a photographic exhibition outlining the restoration of the Promenade railings in Cobh will be staged by the Tidy Towns committee. The cast iron railings to “The Promenade” in Cobh were manufactured in London and installed as part of the works to transform the Columbine Quay into a park and recreational […]

Continue reading …
Soccer Blitz ‘Thank You’ – Garda McCarthy

Pictured recently at Cobh Garda Station are Wim Van Wijnen, Garda Eric McCarthy and Inspector Eddie Golden with the winning Captains and Star Players of the Cobh Garda District Soccer Blitz tournament. Garda Eric McCarthy, speaking on behalf of the Cobh Garda expressed his joy at the huge numbers that attended the event. In total, […]

Continue reading …
Recollection Of The Congo – The Cobh link they never knew

The Irish Government & Defence forces held ceremonies recently to commemorate Irish Soldiers who served in the Congo 50 year ago with the United Nations. The Congo at the time was a volatile war zone and it represented a new departure for the Defence Force. It entailed heavy fighting with regular injuries and some fatalities. […]

Continue reading …