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COBH CARILLON RECITALS – September 2018

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COBH CARILLON RECITALS – September 2018

The 91st year of hour-long recitals on the world-famous Carillon of St Colman’s Cathedral continues on Sunday afternoons at 4.30 during September, as follows – 9 September: guest recital by Dutch carillonneur Frank Steijns, who tours the world with the celebrated André Rieu Johann Strauss Orchestra; 16 September: guest recital by Treasa Edmonds; 23 September: […]

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Fota House to host ISNA Plant Fair – Sunday 16th September 2018

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Fota House to host ISNA Plant Fair – Sunday 16th September 2018

Fota House isare delighted to host On Sunday, 16th September 2018, Fota House will host the Irish Specialist Nursery Association Plant Fair on Sunday 16th September. An exciting selection of rare plants will be available for purchase and the growers will be happy to share their knowledge with all. The ISNA was established to represent […]

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2018 Cobh SAC International Deep Sea Angling Festival (3rd – 7th September)

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2018 Cobh SAC International Deep Sea Angling Festival (3rd – 7th September)

Cobh S.A.C will host it’s 52nd International Deep Sea Angling Festival which will take place from Sept 3rd – 7th 2018. Competitors from England, Wales, Holland, Poland and Ireland, will compete, and not without the usual pressure to win the €1,000 prize for the overall winner of the Competition. There are also an array of […]

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Cobh Tidy Towns 2019 Calendar

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Cobh Tidy Towns 2019 Calendar

Planning has begun for the 9th edition of our hugely popular Cobh Tidy Towns Calendar ! Cobh Tidy Towns is seeking photographs for consideration for inclusion in the 2019 Discovering Cobh Great Island Calendar. This Calendar is the most important fundraiser for us. Even more importantly it is sent around the world to family and […]

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Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens – Portrait Launch

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Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens – Portrait Launch

JOHN SMITH BARRY RETURNS HOME TO FOTA HOUSE The homecoming of the long-lost portrait of John ‘The Magnificent’ Smith Barry was celebrated this evening (Thursday 23rd August 2018) at Fota House. The painting was jointly acquired by Fota House in collaboration with the Royal Cork Yacht Club (RCYC) when it was auctioned at Chiswick’s auction […]

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Cobh Camogie News: Congratulations to our U14s

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Cobh Camogie News: Congratulations to our U14s

Congratulations to our U14s who were runners up in the Glen blitz on Sunday 12th August.This was a highly competitive blitz with the girls reaching the Cup final after some great games. Well done to the u8’s,9’s and 11’s who played great games against Carrigaline this week.Best of luck to the u14’s and u16’s who are all […]

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Port of Cork and Bantry Bay Port Company Achieve a Combined Turnover of €31.5 million in 2017

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Port of Cork and Bantry Bay Port Company Achieve a Combined Turnover of €31.5 million in 2017

The Port of Cork Company and Bantry Bay Port Company today announced their combined turnover for 2017, showing a positive increase compared to 2016. Consolidated Turnover for the year 2017 amounted to €31.5 million (incl. €0.54 million Bantry Turnover) up from €29.6 million (incl. €0.21 million Bantry Turnover) in 2016. Consolidated Profit on ordinary activities […]

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NEW LAWS ON REGISTERING DRONES IN IRELAND

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NEW LAWS ON REGISTERING DRONES IN IRELAND

New figures show there are almost 10,500 drones registered in Ireland, up from over 8,500 in December 2017 New laws which requires owners of drones in Ireland that weigh more than 250 grams to register the device will come into effect next year. Previously it was only drones over 1KG that had to be registered. […]

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Sirius Arts Centre presents: Luka Bloom – August 31st

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Sirius Arts Centre presents: Luka Bloom – August 31st

Irish folk singer-songwriter Luka Bloom returns to Sirius Arts Centre in Cobh in August 2018, for the first time since 2012. “Since November 2017, I have been out and about singing old and new songs and especially singing from my last record REFUGE. It is such a privilege to still be out in the world […]

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Rushbrooke TC players assist Munster with capture of three major tennis titles

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Rushbrooke TC players assist Munster with capture of three major tennis titles

Congratulations to Munster Tennis who, yesterday created history by capturing the Un14 Interprovincial title to add to the U18 which was won on Tuesday and the Senior title last Saturday. This is the first time Munster has held the three titles together and shows that structures implemented over the last few years are now beginning to produce […]

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