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Labour Party – Cork East Constituency meeting

Last Monday evening 29th March, a large group of over 50 people attended the inaugural Cork East Labour Party Constituency meeting held in the SIPTU offices in Midleton.  The attendant members were drawn from all the various branches within the Cork East Constituency:- Mallow Branches 1 & 2 , Mitchelstown, Fermoy, Cobh, Midleton and Youghal. […]

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Great Island 10 Mile Road Race

10 Mile Road Race – 11am The Inaugural ‘Great Island 10 Mile Road Race’ is coming to the streets of Cobh on Sunday 18th April at 11am, in aid of The Irish Cancer Society, with special emphasis on Palliative Care. This event is being organised by a group of local people who have lost either […]

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IRISH DUO COMPLETE ATLANTIC OCEAN ROW

Mike Jones and Peter Williams, both from Cork, reached Port St. Charles, Barbados late on Wednesday March 10th having completed a 5000km row across the Atlantic Ocean. The duo, as part of an international crew of 6, set out from Agadir, Morocco on 12th January. The row took 57 days, 20 hours. The voyage, which […]

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Cobh Community Paintathon

On Good Friday and Holy Saturday (2nd and 3rd April) the people of Cobh are being encouraged to come out as a community and paint in aid of two worthy local charities. Between 10am and 4pm on both days the plan is that people will come along to Harbour Row and paint some of the railings […]

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St.Patricks Day Parade Success

Despite the cold breeze, the people of Cobh turned out in great numbers to watch the 3.30pm St.Patrick’s Day parade through the town. There is no doubt that this year topped any parade of previous years, with a massive thirty floats from a mixture of sporting, cultural groups and many businesses across the community taking […]

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Springfield Ramblers U15 National Cup Fixture

The Springfield Ramblers Under 15 Premier League squad resume their National Cup campaign on Sunday with an away tie at Dublin club Belvedere. The team under coaches Niall Abbott & Frank Collins have been playing some great football in recent weeks and are in a strong position in the race for the Under 15 Premier […]

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MARTIN ELECTED FOR A SECOND TERM

At the recent AGM of the Cobh & Harbour Chamber Mr. Michael Martin was re elected for a second term as President.  In his address Mr. Martin, outlined the multitude of activities which the Chamber were involved in which took place over the past year. “Experiencing as we are, a recession of epic proportions, it […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The Cobh St. Patrick’s Day Parade will leave The Bench at 3.30 pm on St. Patrick’s Day Parade and is set to rival last year’s Parade as one of the biggest and best ever seen in Cobh. The festivities will start on the reviewing stand at 3.10 pm with live music from Buster Luscombe. After the […]

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Julia Sails Into Town

The Julia berthed in Ringaskiddy this morning in glorious sunshine. She will leave tonight on schedule from Ringaskiddy at 9 p.m. and is sailing on her normal schedule from now on. “Our core objective in Fastnet Line is to operate a profitable ferry service. We have a clear set of goals over the next 2 […]

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Council Statement: Harbour Hill

Following receipt of a report that 2 properties in Harbour Hill, Cobh were in danger of collapse, Cobh Town Council took the decision, in the interests of public safety, to close the road on Harbour Hill. A contractor has been appointed by the Council to carry out temporary shoring works to the front of the […]

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