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Council’s Lifeguard Service respond to nearly 1000 incidents during Summer 2021

With 21 rescues, 23 lost children reunited with their families and 940 first aid incidents, 2021 was a busy lifeguard season across Cork County’s twelve beaches. A total...

Ryanair Restores 100% Of Cork’s Pre-Pandemic Traffic For Summer ’22

Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 airline, today (28th Sept) announced a $200m investment in Cork Airport and a full recovery of its pre-pandemic passenger capacity with the reopening of its...

Irish Water Wishes To Advise Of Water Outage For Customers In Adrigole

Following emergency repair works to the water supply system in Adrigole over the last few days, Irish Water wishes to advise customers in the area that they may...

‘Meitheal’ Commemorates Community Response to COVID-19

Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Gillian Coughlan was joined by former Mayor Cllr. Ian Doyle, who held the office at the onset of COVID-19, to unveil...

Funderland Returns to Cork Next Week

After a tough 21 months, everyones favourite funfair returns to Cork! Following a long lockdown, and numerous restrictions - the much loved attraction is finally allowed to reopen...

Lord Mayor of Cork launches litter-picking ‘Picker Pals’ to help tackle litter

Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Colm Kelleher visited Greenmount National School to launch a new litter-picking programme for the city’s primary schools called Picker Pals.  The programme, run...

HSE to operate Walk-In Vaccination Clinics in Higher Educational Institutions

Vaccination Week initiative to enhance and promote vaccination uptake among young people as they start college. From today (Monday, 27th September), the HSE will operate walk-in vaccination clinics...

Statement from Cork University Hospital

Cork University Hospital (CUH) is currently exceptionally busy and due to this increased level of activity, it is regrettable that some patients may experience delays in the Emergency...

Statement from Cork University Hospital Management

Cork University Hospital (CUH) is currently exceptionally busy and due to this increased level of activity, it is regrettable that some patients may experience delays in the Emergency...

Statement from the Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan

Over the last few weeks, it has been heartening to see our young people across the island return to in-person learning in educational settings. The role education plays in...

Irish Psychologists Give Advice on How to Invest in your Sense of Self

Psychologists from Perspectives Ireland are urging people to consider how they can invest in their sense of self as employees return to offices and normal life resumes. The pace...

Minister For Health Announces Removal Of All States From The List Of Designated States For Mandatory Hotel Quarantine

The Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly TD, has announced the removal of all remaining States from the list of States designated for the purposes of Mandatory Hotel Quarantine...

Lord Mayor To Host Virtual Concert To Showcase The Best Of Cork Talent

This year’s Lord Mayor’s Community & Heritage Concert, a compilation of footage from the past decade’s concerts at City Hall, will take place virtually on Saturday, October 2. Exploring...

Missing Person Appeal – Joseph Harte – 40 Years – Clonakilty

Gardaí are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 40 year old Joseph Harte. Joseph was last seen in Clonakilty on the 17th September 2021. Joseph is...

Irish Water to strengthen and improve water supply in Warrens Court

Irish Water, working in partnership with Cork County Council, is replacing almost 250m of problematic water mains in Warrens Court, Ringaskiddy with new modern pipes. The works will commence...