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Volvo Cork Week Sunday July 15th to Saturday July 21st

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Volvo Cork Week Sunday July 15th to Saturday July 21st

Shaping up to be the biggest and best yet, with an incredible 110 boats already entered, Volvo Cork Week is a week long regatta in Crosshaven with a reputation as a world class sailing event. Fused with excellent entertainment and renowned southern hospitality, that reputation has been cemented over it’s 40 years of history. The […]

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Over €563,000 in LEADER funding to support Cork East jobs and investment – Minister David Stanton

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Over €563,000 in LEADER funding to support Cork East jobs and investment – Minister David Stanton

David Stanton, Fine Gael TD for Cork East and Minister of State at the Department of Justice and Equality has welcomed the investment of €563,861.20 in LEADER funding for organisations and business in the east and north Cork area. The funding made available by the Minister of Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, will […]

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Cobh Ramblers to host Preston North End in July 17th friendly

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Cobh Ramblers to host Preston North End in July 17th friendly

Cobh Ramblers Football Club are delighted to announce a friendly with Preston North End. The clash with the English Football League Championship side will take place at St Colman’s Park on Tuesday the 17th of July, with a 7pm kick off.  Alex Neil’s squad contains a number of former League of Ireland stars, including former […]

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EIGHT MEDALS AND A SIXTH GOLD TITLE IN A ROW FOR COBH’S VETERAN CHARLIE RYAN

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EIGHT MEDALS AND A SIXTH GOLD TITLE IN A ROW FOR COBH’S VETERAN CHARLIE RYAN

Transplant Team Ireland got off to a great start in the first day of week-long competition at the 10th European Transplant & Dialysis Sports Championships today (Monday) in Sardinia winning 2 Gold, 1 Silver and 5 Bronze. The Irish team spent their first full day yesterday (Sunday) acclimatising to the hot weather and familiarising themselves […]

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PORT OF CORK COMMENCES €80M CORK CONTAINER TERMINAL DEVELOPMENT IN RINGASKIDDY

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PORT OF CORK COMMENCES €80M CORK CONTAINER TERMINAL DEVELOPMENT IN RINGASKIDDY

The Port of Cork marked a major milestone for the company today with the launch of the new Cork Container Terminal development in Ringaskiddy. The Cork Container Terminal will initially offer a 360 metre quay with 13 metre depth alongside and will enable larger ships to berth in Ringaskiddy. The development also includes the construction […]

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Fota Twilight Walk in aid of BUMBLEance

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Fota Twilight Walk in aid of BUMBLEance

On Thursday, 28 June, Fota Wildlife Park in Cork will host a fundraising Twilight Walk for BUMBLEance, the Children’s National Ambulance Service. The walk will take place from 6.30pm to 8.30pm (last entry is 6.45pm) and the cost of entry on the night will be €10 per adult and €5 per child with 100% of […]

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Cobh Municipal District Streetscape Painting, Signage & Improvement Scheme 2018

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Cobh Municipal District Streetscape Painting, Signage & Improvement Scheme 2018

Cobh Municipal District of Cork County Council is pleased to announce the following schemes to promote town centre regeneration and business growth in Cobh, Carrigtwohill and Glanmire town centres for 2018: 1. Tenants or owners of buildings can avail of a grant of up to 50% of the full cost of painting the facades along […]

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Port of Cork Celebrates Brittany Ferries 40 Years Linking Ireland and France

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Port of Cork Celebrates Brittany Ferries 40 Years Linking Ireland and France

In May 1978 Brittany Ferries launched their Cork-Roscoff ferry route from Cork City Quays with their flagship MV ‘Armorique’. At the time, all ferries departing Cork used the passenger terminal at Tivoli, before being transferred downriver to the dedicated Ringaskiddy Ferry Terminal which opened in 1982. Since then the passenger and freight routelinking Ireland and […]

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Fota Island Adventure launches its “Summer Schedule 2018”

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Fota Island Adventure launches its “Summer Schedule 2018”

Today Fota Island Adventures launched their 2018 Summer Schedule for both adults and children with their water sports and summer camps booking engine going live online. Hidden in the woods along the shoreline of Fota Island, part of the natural surroundings of Fota Island Resort, Fota Island Adventure is the perfect setting for a day […]

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“Energy awareness today, Strategies for tomorrow”

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“Energy awareness today, Strategies for tomorrow”

If you’ve ever visited an indoor pool, and enjoyed the year-round warmth of the water, you’ve probably never even considered the cost of heating a volume of water and air that size. But as the operators of any pool are aware, the energy costs are amongst the highest costs in running the business. As such […]

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