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  • Cork v Waterford - Bord Gáis Energy Munster GAA Hurling U21 Championship Quarter-Final
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  • British singer Amy Winehouse is pictured during a break in her trial outside Westminster Magistrates Court in London on July 23, 2009. British singer Amy Winehouse launched an "unjustifiable" attack on a female fan who politely asked her for a photograph at a charity ball, a court heard on Thursday. The 25-year-old songstress -- said to be on the road to recovery from her drug addiction -- denies beating Sherene Flash, a dancer, in an incident in Berkeley Square, central London, on September 26. AFP PHOTO/SHAUN CURRY (Photo credit should read SHAUN CURRY/AFP/Getty Images)
Button-framed-photos (1)Cork v Waterford - Bord Gáis Energy Munster GAA Hurling U21 Championship Quarter-FinalWillie Joe Hayes, Castlefreke Coast Guard unit, taking part in the continuing search for Barry Davis Ryan who has been missing along the West Cork coastline near Baltimore.Cork Airport and Business Park.British singer Amy Winehouse is pictured during a break in her trial outside Westminster Magistrates Court in London on July 23, 2009. British singer Amy Winehouse launched an "unjustifiable" attack on a female fan who politely asked her for a photograph at a charity ball, a court heard on Thursday. The 25-year-old songstress -- said to be on the road to recovery from her drug addiction -- denies beating Sherene Flash, a dancer, in an incident in Berkeley Square, central London, on September 26. AFP PHOTO/SHAUN CURRY (Photo credit should read SHAUN CURRY/AFP/Getty Images)

Cork News

40,000 jobs plan for Cork and Kerry

CORK and Kerry will have 40,000 new jobs by 2020, according to a €250 million plan announced by the government in Cork County Hall this morning. The ambitious plan includes a 40% increase in agri-food output by 2020 and a...

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“Terrifying” car chase shuts town

The main street in Passage West had to be closed off yesterday as gardaí dealt with a car chase described...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 9:34am Read More

Fears weather may hamper search for missing Cork son

Willie Joe Hayes, Castlefreke Coast Guard unit, taking part in the continuing search for Barry Davis Ryan who has been missing along the West Cork coastline near Baltimore.
THERE were fears today that the sea search for the third victim of the drowning tragedy in Baltimore could be...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 9:56am Read More

Deliver road projects for Cork, says IBEC

BUSINESS group Ibec has presented the Government with a shopping list of the top five road projects which Cork needs...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 9:41am Read More

35 new jobs at web security firm

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Cork based web security firm Barricade are to create 35 jobs. The company based at the Airport Business Park which...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 8:36am Read More

Life

‘Amy’ is the year’s saddest film

British singer Amy Winehouse is pictured during a break in her trial outside Westminster Magistrates Court in London on July 23, 2009. British singer Amy Winehouse launched an "unjustifiable" attack on a female fan who politely asked her for a photograph at a charity ball, a court heard on Thursday. The 25-year-old songstress -- said to be on the road to recovery from her drug addiction -- denies beating Sherene Flash, a dancer, in an incident in Berkeley Square, central London, on September 26. AFP PHOTO/SHAUN CURRY (Photo credit should read SHAUN CURRY/AFP/Getty Images)
Gareth Naughton says the new documentary on the late Amy Winehouse is a five-star hit Amy, Nationwide July 3, Cert: 15A, ***** THE makers of Senna have turned their attention to the extraordinary and heartbreaking life of fallen songstress Amy...

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Cork village where a woman’s work is never done!

EEjob 23/06/2015   ECHO FEATURE    Eileen Wall, Village Florist, Geraldine Cunningham, Post Office, Fionnuala McGovern, Castle Holistic Clinic, Dorothy Walsh, Village Greengrocer, Eleanor Ledwidge, Beauty Within, Joanne O'Donovan, V Hair Salon, Helen Hennessy, Brush Strokes Studio, Anne Clifford, Cliffords Bar, Ellen Martin, Wedding Belles, Eileen Clifford, Cliffords Butchers, Jacquie Ring, Jacques Hair Salon, Clodagh Bowles, Castle Pharmacy, and Agnes O'Brien, Uphoster and Sewing, some of the business Ladies in Castlemartyr, East Cork.
Picture: Denis Scannell
From bars to florists, from the post office to hairdressers and beauty salons, Castlemartyr has a wide range of enterprises...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 2:09pm Read More

Cork act turn down America’s Got Talent

Provision 050515 REPRO FREE Await the Arts Explosion: Cork Midsummer Festival has launched its exciting programme for 2015, with some 43 events and 95 performances set to enchant and enthral audiences in 25 venues across a six-day period in June. For more information, see www.corkmidsummer.com Pictured at the launch of the festival are Cormac Mohally(Famous Seamus) and Cian Kinsella (Seanitashtic) from the award-winning Lords of Strut at Cork’s St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, one of the many festival venues. Pic Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision
Cork performer tells SARAH HORGAN about tempting offer to fly to Vegas for TV show audition – but he turned...

Tuesday, 30/06/15 - 2:00pm Read More

Downtown

Brilliant chaos in new Triskel film

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Film review by Gareth Naughton Wild Tales, Triskel, May 24-27, Cert: 15A **** ARGENTINIAN director Damian Szifron’s collection of darkly comic vignettes earned an Oscar nomination earlier this year and it is not difficult to see why. Although there are...

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It’s just The Minutes, no quiz

The Minutes
Don O’Mahony talks to the forthright Dublin trio about their Cork fanbase and their just-do-it attitude THERE are, I suppose,...

Thursday, 09/04/15 - 3:00pm Read More

By the moon and the stars and my mum

Jenn Grant. Photo by Dee Dee Morris
Mark McAvoy chats with Canadian folk singer songwriter Jenn Grant about her latest album and tour NOMINATED for two Juno...

Friday, 03/04/15 - 10:52am Read More

National News

Garda Comissioner issues statement on protest behaviour

The Garda Comissioner has expressed her concern for the welfare of an officer who was knocked unconcious in a protest this week. Noirin O'Sullivan's issued a statement after meeting in private with the Committee on Proceedures and Privilege in the...

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Man critical after being hit by car in Carlow

A man is in a critical condition after being struck by a car on a motorway in Carlow. The truck...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 9:42pm Read More

Trial date set for death of Irish woman at abortion clinic in London

Three medics will go on trial in London next March over the manslaughter of an African woman who'd been living...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 8:39pm Read More

Over 100,000 children have been signed up for free GP care

Over 100,000 children have signed up for the new free GP care for children under 6 service, since registration started...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 7:53pm Read More

Burton tells lone parents to consider time before child is 14 as ‘transition period’

Tánaiste Joan Burton has been defending the changes to the lone parent allowance which came into effect yesterday.The changes will...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 6:29pm Read More

Evening Echo Video

Cork Sport

The Paudie Kissane column: Kerry have always pulled forwards back

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New Evening Echo football columnist Paudie Kissane uses his experience in Rebel red and as a coach to examine how Kerry will use their tactical nous to try and exploit any Cork weaknesses this Sunday  AS a supporter the Munster...

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Another cruel defeat has left Cork hurling on its knees

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Éamonn Murphy Analysis IT’S been a long agonising seven seasons since the Cork minor hurlers last contested, and won, a...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 10:13am Read More

The Tony Considine column: No excuses left for the Rebels

Waterford v Cork - Munster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Semi-Final
THE genuine Cork hurling supporter wants to get behind this team like they have over the last few seasons, and...

Thursday, 02/07/15 - 9:08am Read More

Donncha could be the missing link up front

Cork Football Press Evening
Barry O’Donovan IN the 23rd minute of the Clare game a few weeks back Colm O’Driscoll carried the ball down...

Tuesday, 30/06/15 - 12:34pm Read More

Video: Cork take on Kerry in Munster Junior Football final

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Munster Junior Football Championship Final, Cork V's Kerry, at Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork.
Michael O'Leary, Cork, Brendan O'Sullivan, Kerry.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.
Cork go down fighting against Kerry in the Munster Junior Football Final. Follow @CorkEveningEcho

Thursday, 02/07/15 - 6:57am Read More

WOW

Cork village where a woman’s work is never done!

EEjob 23/06/2015   ECHO FEATURE    Eileen Wall, Village Florist, Geraldine Cunningham, Post Office, Fionnuala McGovern, Castle Holistic Clinic, Dorothy Walsh, Village Greengrocer, Eleanor Ledwidge, Beauty Within, Joanne O'Donovan, V Hair Salon, Helen Hennessy, Brush Strokes Studio, Anne Clifford, Cliffords Bar, Ellen Martin, Wedding Belles, Eileen Clifford, Cliffords Butchers, Jacquie Ring, Jacques Hair Salon, Clodagh Bowles, Castle Pharmacy, and Agnes O'Brien, Uphoster and Sewing, some of the business Ladies in Castlemartyr, East Cork.
Picture: Denis Scannell
From bars to florists, from the post office to hairdressers and beauty salons, Castlemartyr has a wide range of enterprises run by women. CHRIS DUNNE went along to see this slice of girl power in action. SOME things never change....

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We’re running mini marathon in mum’s memory

Echo News  21/06/15  The Grace sisters from Cobh Denise, Mairead ,Sinead, Deedee and Mary who will be taking part in the Echo Mini Marathon.   Picture:Des Barry
A mum-of-13 and gran of more than 40, Deirdre Grace was adored by her family. CHRIS DUNNE finds out how...

Wednesday, 24/06/15 - 1:34pm Read More

The essential guide for mature students

Jenny Regan
A year ago, Cork woman JENNY REGAN (pictured) decided to make the leap back into education 15 years after leaving...

Tuesday, 23/06/15 - 1:20pm Read More

Great styles in Cork boutique

Monday fashion, Miki Barlok
Style Editor EMMA CONNOLLY looks at some stunning new fashions available in Cork city   A WELCOME addition to the...

Monday, 22/06/15 - 1:52pm Read More

My life as a transgender woman in Cork

EE features 11/06/2015.
Transgender story; Trish O'Connell.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
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“You don’t decide to be a woman, you’ve always been one.” So says Cork woman Trish O’Connell, who was formerly...

Wednesday, 17/06/15 - 2:08pm Read More

Video

Video: Coder Dojo in Bishopstown

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Coder Dojo event at Scoil Spioraid Naoimh, Bishopstown. Video Kavid Keane Holly Fitzgerald, Meghan O’Flynn, Amy O’Shea, Abbie Ahern and Rachel Healy, proudly displaying their Coder Dojo USB bands, at the Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths curiosity hub, organised by...

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Video: Mercy kids become gardaí for the day

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Children of St Anne’s Ward from the Mercy University Hospital who visited Anglesea Street Garda Station where they were sworn...

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 8:39am Read More

Video: Lace up your runners for Echo mini marathon

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IT’S time to lace up the runners and pull out the sweatbands as entries for the 34th Evening Echo Women’s...

Wednesday, 24/06/15 - 11:27am Read More

National Sport

Tiger finding some form again in West Virginia

Tiger Woods shot his second successive round in the 60s to remain four shots off the lead at the Greenbrier Classic in West Virginia.The former world number one followed up his opening 66 around The Old White TPC with a...

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FIFPro opens door to female members

FIFPro, the world footballers’ union, is to welcome female players as direct members in a bid to fight inequality in...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 9:34pm Read More

Home favourite falls just short of Serena scalp

Heather Watson came within a whisker of one of the great Wimbledon upsets, but was unable to stop Serena Williams’...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 8:33pm Read More

No three-in-row as McDowell misses cut in France

Graeme McDowell admitted he needs to "clear his mind" after his bid for a third successive Alstom Open de France...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 6:51pm Read More

A weekend of sporting finals awaits

By Kevin Murphy and Grainne McGuinnessThe Tour De France begins this weekend in Utrecht while elsewhere around in the globe...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 3:42pm Read More