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A Loan Collection Of Artworks That Is Available To Schools, Community Hubs And Healthcare Settings Across Ireland

The Art Library Artist Deirdre Frost creates new paintings in collaboration with members of Cork City Partnership Knocknaheeny, as part of the Commemoration...

Hassett’s Bakery Secure New Deal with Lidl Worth €6 Million

Lidl stores to exclusively sell brand new chilled cake range by Cork based bakery, Hassetts Lidl Ireland has announced a new deal worth €6 million with Hassetts...

Minister Mcentee Welcomes Government Approval Of Proposal To Expand Garda Liaison Officer Network

Minister for Justice Helen McEntee TD has received Government approval for the expansion of the Garda Liaison Officer Network. Following a request from Garda Commissioner Drew...

Taoiseach’s visit to Ukraine

Taoiseach Micheál Martin arrived in Kyiv this morning to express the Irish people’s solidarity in the face of Russia’s illegal and immoral war on Ukraine. On the visit...

Ministers Foley, Humphreys, And Mcgrath Announce Initiatives To Assist Families With Back To School Costs

An additional €50 million to be made available for Social Welfare Measures Additional €17 million for Education Measures The Government has this evening announced a suite...

An Garda Síochána Participate in EMPACT Joint-Action Operation Against Human Trafficking

An Garda Síochána participated in an EMPACT (European Multidisciplinary Platform Against Criminal Threats) joint-action operation against human trafficking between 6th and 13th June 2022. The operation was...

Siobhan O’ Mahony – APC Microbiome Ireland – University College Cork Leads New Research Investigating The Role Of The Gut Microbiome

New study finds that the gut microbiome has a role in driving differences in pain sensation between men and women.  Specific bacteria found in the...

Official Opening of Ireland’s first Fully Inclusive Playground And Leisure Space at the Crann Centre

Ireland’s first fully inclusive playground and leisure space for families with neuro-physical disabilities was officially opened at the Crann Centre Ovens by An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin T.D....

Witness Appeal – Road Traffic Collision – Cork City

Gardaí are investigating a road traffic collision which occurred at the Victoria Road/Monahan Road Junction in Cork city on the evening of Friday, 1st July, 2022.   A motorcyclist...

Rebel City Distillery Launches Distillery Tour And Ireland’s Only Absinthe On The Cork Docklands

Rebel City Distillery, makers of the multi-award-winning Maharani Gin, have officially opened to the public as they launched the Rebel City Distillery Tour in their historic...

National Ambulance Service Earns Top Award For Dispatch Excellence

The HSE National Ambulance Service has been recognised by The International Academies of Emergency Dispatch (IAED) as an Accredited Center of Excellence (ACE) for emergency dispatching. IAED is...

Huge Savings For Cork Drivers Who Swap Car For Coach, Bus Éireann Expressway Survey Reveals

Those travelling by car can save thousands of euro a year by switching to Bus Éireann Expressway – Cost of Commuting survey Customers travelling from Cork...

Lidl Ireland Announce Six New Warehouse Clearance Sales With Up To 80% Off

Lidl Ireland have announced six new warehouse clearance sales across their stores. Taking place instore across Sligo, Shackleton, Wicklow, Shankill, Youghal and Tralee, for a...

Update: Investigation into Murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

The Garda investigation into the murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier has remained active and ongoing. Following a review by Assistant Commissioner, Organised and Serious Crime, the Garda...

Government Approves Provision Of Modular Homes To House Those Fleeing Ukraine

500 modular units will be rolled out; Plan aims to see first modular units installed in November 2022; The Office of Public Works will manage the...