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Motor Tax System Hits Less Well Off In Cobh, Changes Needed

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Motor Tax System Hits Less Well Off In Cobh, Changes Needed

Our motor tax system pinches from the pockets of the less well off in Towns like Cobh and is in need of a good service, according to Labour Councillor John Mulvihill jnr. Cllr Mulvihill continued “It is a tax on the less well off. It is unfair that people who can’t afford to pay a […]

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COVITES TO BENEFIT FROM NEW CORK – GALWAY AIR LINK WITH MANX2.COM

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COVITES TO BENEFIT FROM NEW CORK – GALWAY AIR LINK WITH MANX2.COM

Many Covites studying or working in Galway will welcome Manx2.com’s announcement that it plans to launch a new Galway to Cork service from July 2nd, 2010. Designed to connect Galway with the Capital of the South, the Isle of Man based airline will commence the service between the two cities from Friday July 2nd with […]

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NATIONAL COLLEGE OF IRELAND SAYS YES TO CORK

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NATIONAL COLLEGE OF IRELAND SAYS YES TO CORK

The National College of Ireland has announced that they will commence teaching of their Business Analysis qualification in Cork in September this year.  The Certificate in Business Analysis has proven to be an extremely popular course in Dublin at their IFSC Campus over the past number of years with a large number of attendees from […]

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Concerts At Cobh GAA

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Concerts At Cobh GAA
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Inside The Fota Cheetah Run With Ruairi O’Hagan

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Inside The Fota Cheetah Run With Ruairi O’Hagan

Well, that was fun… I’d volunteered to do a leg of the marathon in work, and had been training over the past few weeks. I’d consider myself pretty fit, I play a lot of football, I do boxing training at the Boxing Clinic in Frankfield. I don’t drink or smoke. So when my boss Fiona […]

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Senator Norris addresses Cobh & Harbour Chamber Dinner

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Senator Norris addresses Cobh & Harbour Chamber Dinner

On Friday night, 21st May, Senator David Norris addressed a capacity audience at the Cobh and Harbour Chamber Annual Dinner in the Commodore Hotel, Cobh.  A dynamic and experienced orator, Senator Norris entertained those present with his colourful eloquence and the deep sense of humanitarian responsibility which came across in his address.  He also spoke […]

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ASLAN Gig: Magical Evening at the Crows Nest

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ASLAN Gig: Magical Evening at the Crows Nest

‘Exceptional’ is the only way to describe the Aslan gig that took place at what could easily call be one of Cobh’s best gig venues. The Crows Nest (Cobh) brought popular Irish band Aslan back to Cobh for the second time in six months (they also played last November at Cobh Ramblers) and the performance […]

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Letter from Concerned Staff of Cobh Community Hospital.

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Letter from Concerned Staff of Cobh Community Hospital.

We would like to express our concern for the future of our local Community Hospital, specifically the uncertain future of many of our residents who consider our hospital their home. We are also thinking of our respite admissions and their families to whom their regular stays with us mean so much. We want to thank […]

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Agri Aware Mobile Farm Visit St. Mary’s N.S.

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Agri Aware Mobile Farm Visit St. Mary’s N.S.

On Monday 10th May, the Agri Aware Mobile Farm visited St. Mary’s N.S. Agri Aware is a charitable trust, set up in 1996, to raise awareness of agriculture and improve the image and understanding of agriculture, farming and the food industry through curriculum linked resources in Ireland. The mobile farm visit to St. Mary’s was […]

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Fota Wildlife Park Cheetah Run

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Fota Wildlife Park Cheetah Run

This will be the 2nd year of this unique race in Fota Wildlife Park in Cork. While most races take place on country roads or around towns, this is the only race in the country in a wildlife park which is a stunning backdrop. The basics……..Last year, they got 662 entrants for this race and […]

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