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Eclipse In Cobh On 30th April

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Eclipse In Cobh On 30th April

Cruise Liner, The Eclipse sails into, and berths in Cobh on Friday 30th April at 3.00pm approximately.Celebrity Eclipse will feed your wanderlust, offering the best way to explore Europe and the Caribbean when she sets sail in 2010. Luxury and spectacular design are mainstays aboard this floating masterpiece. Exceptional service, as well. Whether you’re being […]

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Great Island Spring Clean 24th Apr

The campaign to clean up Cobh and the Great Island continued on Saturday last when volunteers took to the streets, housing estates and back areas of Cobh to remove litter and give the area a thorough Spring Clean. The turnout was patchy with some areas teeming with volunteers while other areas had no activity. Four Council truckloads […]

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Cobh Pirates Charity Game – A Huge Success

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Cobh Pirates Charity Game – A Huge Success

It is with great pleasure that we can report on, what was a massive success, last Saturday. Cobh Pirates RFC was the venue for a game between the Munster Junior team and a Cobh Pirates invitational side. All gate and bbq proceeds for the day are going to the Childrens Leukemia Ward at the Mercy […]

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Grand Princess Visits Cobh Wednesday 21st April – 7.00am

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Grand Princess Visits Cobh Wednesday 21st April – 7.00am

Built in 1998 and refurbished in 2004, with a tonnage of 109,000, a Passenger Capacity: 2,600 and a crew of 1200, and known as the biggest, most expensive cruise ship ever, The Grand Princess docks in Cobh at 7.00am on Wednesday 21st April. With a $430 million price tag this particular vessel carries it’s name […]

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Great Island 10 – A Moving Presentation Speech by Roslyn Crotty

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Great Island 10 – A Moving Presentation Speech by Roslyn Crotty

I would first of all like to welcome you all here to this the Inaugraul Great Island 10 Mile Road Race. There are a  few people I would like to mention and thank so if you can bare with me I won’t keep you too long. As you are prob aware I buried my Father […]

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Great Island 10 Results/Official Times & Report

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Great Island 10 Results/Official Times & Report

Glorious Sunshine, Runners, Walkers, Cyclists, Onlookers, Gardai, Stewards, Red Cross and Pit-Stops all put together gives you what? Well, it equates to an absolutely fantastic, well organised, well supported first ever Great Island 10 Road Race,  and it did just that, with the 513 entrants in the Race itself having all of those ingredients as […]

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Baby Zebra born in Fota Wildlife Park

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Baby Zebra born in Fota Wildlife Park

A little zebra has become the latest addition to the baby boom at Fota Wildlife following the recent arrival of Aoife the giraffe and now the park are looking for a name for the Zebra.The Zebra was born in the early hours of Monday morning in the African savannah at the park. Operations manager for […]

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StarCamp Comes To Cobh Community College

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StarCamp Comes To Cobh Community College

Ireland’s only Nationwide Performing Summer Camp is Back and it’s coming to The Community College – COBH from July 12th – 16th! The Summer Camp that boys and girls everywhere are talking about is coming to a school near you. Does your child love to sing, dance or act? Are they aged between 5 and […]

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Sherlock Seeks Fast Tracking Of Group To Monitor Haulbowline

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Sherlock Seeks Fast Tracking Of Group To Monitor Haulbowline

CORK East Labour party TD Seán Sherlock has called on the Minister for the Environment to expedite the establishment of a working group to oversee remediation works at Haulbowline Island. Deputy Sherlock tabled a parliamentary question on the matter to Minister John Gormley who has replied that the establishment and timing of the convening of […]

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Great Island Spring Clean 2010

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Great Island Spring Clean 2010

As a part of An Taisce’s National Spring Clean, Cobh Tidy Towns Committee in association with Cobh Town Council are organising a clean up of Great Island for Saturday 24th April. The Cobh Community Paintathon on Harbour Row has shown how a relatively small group of people working together can achieve great results in a […]

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