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Harper’s Island Wetlands Activity Books Launched

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate The Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Frank O’Flynn has launched the Harper’s Island Wetlands Activity Books, a special publication series written and designed by renowned local author...

Cork City Council to begin renewal of city centre pavements next month

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate Cork City Council will begin works next month, July, to renew certain pavements and street furniture in key city centre locations.  The City Centre Pavement Restoration Scheme 2024 is...

Government Approves RSV Immunisation Pathfinder Programme

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate The Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly, has announced Government approval for an innovative infant Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) Immunisation Pathfinder Programme. Set to run from September 2024 to February...

Woman Arrested in Major Garda Investigation into Fraudulent Learner Permits

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate Economic Crime Bureau, began in March 2021 and has uncovered significant fraud involving impersonation during driver theory tests. Numerous search operations revealed that 124 incidents of impersonation resulted in...

New Affordable Housing Scheme Launched in Mallow

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate Cork County Council is set to open applications for a new Affordable Housing Scheme in Mallow, facilitated on behalf of the Land Development Agency. Starting at 12 noon on...

RSA Calls for Increased Seatbelt Use Amid Decline in Compliance Rates

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has issued a call for drivers and passengers to wear seat belts on every journey following concerning research findings showing a decline in seat...

Construction to begin of Morrison’s Island Public Realm and Flood Defence Scheme

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate Following the recent commencement of the Beamish & Crawford Quarter and Bishop Lucey Park works, Cork City Council has confirmed the imminent start of the Morrison’s Island Public Realm...

Located: Missing Person Appeal – Maia Loftus Amigo – 14 Years – Togher

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate Maia has been located safe and well. Gardai thank the public for their assistance. Gardaí are appealing to the public for assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 14-year-old Maia...

Cork Summer Show Kicks Off With Great Weather and Fun Activities

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate The Cork Summer Show has officially begun, bringing a wave of excitement and entertainment to the region. The sunny weather is adding to the wonderful atmosphere, with live music...

Guide to the Cork Summer Show: Travel Information

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate The Cork Summer Show is just around the corner, and we want to ensure all attendees have a smooth journey to the event. Here are the key travel details:...

HSE Issues Urgent Warning Following Surge in Drug Overdoses Linked to Counterfeit Tablets

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate Image courtesy of Deposit Photos The Health Service Executive (HSE) has issued a critical risk communication to drug users in response to a recent spike in overdoses reported in...

Minister Announces €500,000 Funding Boost for Outdoor Swimming Facilities

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate The Minister for Public Health, Wellbeing and the National Drugs Strategy, Colm Burke TD, has announced the successful applicants for a €500,000 funding scheme aimed at enhancing outdoor swimming...

Araglen Native to Represent Cork at Rose of Tralee International Festival

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate Shauna O’Sullivan, a 25-year-old pharmacist from Araglen, has been chosen to represent Cork at the prestigious International Rose of Tralee Festival. She will join 31 other International Roses from...

GPs Urge Additional MMR Vaccine for Infants Travelling Abroad

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate The Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP) advises that infants aged between 6 and 11 months should receive an additional MMR vaccine before travelling abroad, amidst rising measles cases...

Regular Bus Services to Cork Summer Show Announced

Help Support Cork Safety Alerts - Donate the price of a coffee here via Stripe: https://csalert.ie/donate With the Cork Summer Show fast approaching, organisers are pleased to announce several convenient transport options to ensure visitors can easily access the event. The show, held at Exit...