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Schools located in Cork, Dublin, Donegal, Limerick, Kilkenny and Galway Invited to Join Free Mental Health Seminars

Seminars hosted by mental health charity organisation Turn2Me Turn2Me, a national mental health charity, has secured funding from the Vhi Health and Wellbeing Fund, to deliver 20...

Over 40 Free Events For Young People To Take Place In Cork On June 11 For Cruinniú Na Nóg

Cork City Council in conjunction with Creative Ireland, today (May 18th) announced their Cruinniú na Óg Programme with over 40 free interactive and imaginative events for...

‘Operation Brookweed’ – Day of Action in relation to Match-Fixing in the League of Ireland

The Anti-Bribery & Corruption Unit, Garda National Economic Crime Bureau (GNECB) has today, Wednesday, 18th May 2022, carried out a day of action in relation to alleged...

South/South West Hospital Group Statement – Planned Industrial Action by MLSA

The South/South West Hospital Group is advising the public that there will be significant disruption and service delays in its hospitals today, Wednesday May 18th from 8am-8pm,...

Solidarity gathering for Kinsale Pipers as Community Unites in Support

Kinsale residents demand County Council return Pipers LiveingWagon to Short Quay and the return of the Funfair to the Town Park without increased Council rents. In the continuing...

Government Announce €400 Recognition Payment For People Who Provide Accommodation To Those Fleeing The War In Ukraine

Government has approved a monthly flat rate Recognition Payment of €400 per property in respect of individual properties (shared or vacant) to acknowledge the generosity of...

Fatal Road Traffic Collision – Drishanebeg – Skibbereen

Gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of a fatal single vehicle road traffic collision at Drishanebeg, Skibbereen, Co. Cork, this afternoon, Tuesday 17th May 2022.   The collision involved...

A Status Yellow – Thunderstorm Warning Has Been Issued For Cork

Met Éireann have issued a status yellow - thunderstorm warning for Cork, which is valid from 18:34 Tuesday 17/05/2022 to 22:00 Tuesday 17/05/2022. Forecasters are warning that scattered thunderstorms...

Significant Delays And Disruption Expected In Hospitals Tomorrow Due To Planned Industrial Action

The South/South West Hospital Group is advising the public that there will be significant disruption and service delays in its hospitals tomorrow, Wednesday, May 18th from 8am-8pm,...

Cork Students Crowned Medtronic National Champions of Formula One Technology Challenge

Students from St Colman’s College in Cork were celebrating on Friday last as Adventum Racing were crowned ‘Medtronic National Champions’ at the finals of this year’s F1...

Launch of Cork LGBTI+ Awareness Week 2022

#IDAHOBIT2022 #LGBTI #AllOfUs Lord Mayor Cllr Colm Kelleher raised the progressive Rainbow flag over Cork City Hall to signal the opening of  LGBTI+ Awareness Week 2022 in...

Revenue Seize Drugs Worth Over €270,000 Concealed In Parcels – Some Destined For Cork

Today, as part of routine operations and with the assistance of detector dogs Bailey and Sam, Revenue officers examining parcels at premises in Dublin seized illegal drugs...

TECHSTEPS calling older adults

Are you an older adult interesting in learning about some of the basics of technology? Cork County Council’s Library Service is delighted to announce the launch of its...

2022 Paint Scheme Announced for Carrigaline Municipal District

Following on from the success of the 2021 Shop Front Improvement Scheme and Residential Painting Scheme, Elected Members of Cork County Council’s Carrigaline Municipal District have agreed...

New Kanturk Fire Station Officially Opened

A new state-of-the-art fire station, serving more than 15,000 people, has been officially opened in Kanturk. The ribbon was cut by the Mayor of the County of...