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Cork County Senior Hurling Championship, Round 4, Newtownshandrum V's Blackrock, at Mallow, Co. Cork.
Eoin Coughlan, Newtownshandrum, Ger Ryan, Blackrock.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.
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EEXXjob 23/08/2015
Echo Sport / Irish Examiner.
Cork County Senior Hurling Championship, Round 4, Newtownshandrum V's Blackrock, at Mallow, Co. Cork.
Eoin Coughlan, Newtownshandrum, Ger Ryan, Blackrock.
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Cork News

Cork’s Joanne O’Riordan wins international award

Joanne O’Riordan has been given the International Outstanding Young Person of the World Award. The Cork woman – who is one of seven people on the globe to live with, Total Amelia, meaning she was born without limbs – has...

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Joanne is named “Outstanding Young Person of the World”

CORK woman Joanne O’Riordan has won the prestigious JCI Outstanding Young Person of the World Award for 2015. The No...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 4:47pm Read More

Train was 85 minutes late

THE 7am Cork to Dublin train that was due to arrive in the capital at 9.30am yesterday did not get...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 2:43pm Read More

Cork Airport growth on the way

CORK Airport expects a return to growth in passenger numbers from October as they target new European routes. It follows...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 9:17am Read More

Man found walking around Glanmire with a loaded gun

GARDAI who arrested a man found with a loaded rifle in broad daylight in Glanmire are investigating a possible a...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 12:23pm Read More

Cork Sport

VIDEO: Midleton’s touching tribute to rugby stalwart

MIDLETON Rugby Club have played an amazing, heartfelt tribute to stalwart  Mick Cullinane, who last week passed away at the age of 42. Well done boys…outstanding tribute to a great man. Posted by Eddie Harty on Saturday, 22 August 2015 The...

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Playing at Croker was amazing, but I don’t expect an All-Star any time soon

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Éamonn Murphy  CROKE Park in August is usually the preserve of the best of the best. Even the top bands...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 10:16am Read More

Ramblers are now on a sound footing

NOEL SPILLANE Soccer  THE vibrancy and positive vibe is back at Cobh Ramblers. Last night’s well attended AGM in the...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 9:55am Read More

Huge blow to Magpies as Lehane ruled out

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By John Horgan Hurling MIDLETON have been dealt a cruel blow in advance of their Cork County SHC quarter-final clash...

Wednesday, 26/08/15 - 12:34pm Read More

Deadly Douglas on the double

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By John Horgan Hurling DOUGLAS remain firmly on the trail of a minor county hurling and football double after their...

Wednesday, 26/08/15 - 7:46am Read More


Meitheal oibre do phlean teanga Mhúscraí


Plenty of faults in Paper Towns

File photo of Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne at a screening of Paper Towns in Los Angeles, on 18/07/15.  See PA Feature FILM Delevingne. Picture credit should read: DAVID CROTTY/PatrickMcMullan.com/PA Photos. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Delevingne. UK REGIONAL PAPERS AND MAGAZINES, PLEASE REMOVE FROM ALL COMPUTERS AND ARCHIVES BY 25/08/15
Cara O’Doherty’s review of Paper Towns: Release date August 21, Cert 12a, rating: ** THE Fault in Our Stars reduced thousands of movie-goers to tears. Based on a book of the same name, it raked in more than €300 million at...

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Taking the Mike as poet comes to Cork festival

Mike Gary
Ahead of his visit to Cork, Mike McGrath-Bryan chats with Mike Garry about his roots, life as a poet and reaching...

Friday, 24/07/15 - 2:34pm Read More

Review: Inside Out – A classic, I dare you not to weep

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Downtown’s new film critic Cara O’Doherty reviews the latest Disney animation, Inside Out. WE all have little voices in our...

Friday, 24/07/15 - 2:17pm Read More

National News

Dublin City Council urged to focus funds on homelessness, not bridges

Dublin City Council’s being urged to focus its funding on targeting the homelessness crisis and not on new infrastructure. The authority had recently announced plans for a new pedestrian bridge crossing on the Liffey. The project is expected to cost...

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INMO says staffing cutbacks must be reversed

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has said that staffing levels need to be brought back to pre-cutback levels. The...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 9:35pm Read More

FF TD slams lack of Garda resources as popular carpenter is found dead after interrupting burglars at his home

By David Raleigh in Toomaline, Co Limerick. Tributes have been paid to a skilled carpenter who was found dead at...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 9:18pm Read More

Protest held in Dublin as concerns intensify about Europe’s handling of the refugee crisis

Concerns are being raised about how Europe is dealing with the refugee crisis. The scale of the crisis was again...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 8:46pm Read More

Four crashes on M50

Emergency services are dealing with four separate crashes on the M50 in Dublin. Three lanes are closed on the southbound...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 7:44pm Read More

Evening Echo Video


Gudge cake delight

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Mercy Fenton Wicked Desserts.
Chester cake.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
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In her weekly Evening Echo column ‘Baking with Mercy’, Mercy Fenton shares her delicious recipe for Gudge Cake Recently, I was asked did I ever make Chester Cake? Honestly, I had never even heard of it! After a little research...

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Pigs, horses and gluten-free dough as CIT students show off talents

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Students Steven Williams, Stephen Downey, Claire McAuliffe, Sebastian Schneider, Kelly Lane and Barry Mangan, with their projects at the CIT Student Inc programme, at the CIT Campus in Bishopstown.
Picture: David Keane.
From gluten-free cookie dough to feeding devices for piglets and a way to teach kids how to ride a horse…...

Wednesday, 26/08/15 - 3:06pm Read More

Growing cells in 3D may help us tackle cancer of prostate

England rugby star Jason Leonard, TV presenter Ben Shephard, footballer Jamie Redknapp, TV presenter Adrian Chiles and footballer Les Ferdinand pose with the pants they exclusively designed for M&S and The Prostate Cancer Charity on the day of the launch of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month at a M&S department store in London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday March 1 2011. Photo credit should read: Hugo Philpott/M&S/PA Wire
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Today we continue our series on  A Closer Look At Science, which highlights the work of the finalists in the...

Tuesday, 25/08/15 - 3:02pm Read More


Designer of our rebel Rose dress

Cork; Aoife Murphy; pictured on stage with Daithi O'Se during the Live Rose of Tralee TV show held in the dome . 
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She has been called one of Ireland’s hottest new designers… we talk to Valerie O’Shea,who designed the Cork Rose’s dress for The Dome SHE recalls watching the Rose of Tralee with her granny when she was small, bedazzled by all...

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I want to show women that there is nothing a girl from Cork can’t do

From a farm in Co Cork to Silicon Valley, Margaret Burgraff is now a high-flying working mum in California. She...

Thursday, 13/08/15 - 12:24pm Read More

We’ll remember our sister Ger with every step of the marathon

EEjob 27/07/2015 NEWS   Maria Barry of Youghal, is running in the Echo Mini marathon in memory of her Sister Geraldine, pictured here with her daughter Alice and her sister Irene Hennessy.
Picture: Denis Scannell
As the family of Ger Swayne prepare to run the Evening Echo mini-marathon this September, in memory of their sister,...

Thursday, 06/08/15 - 12:49pm Read More

My quest for a holistic cancer centre in my mother’s memory

Rachel Ireland
Inspired by the death of her mother, Douglas-based Rachel Ireland plans to open a holistic centre so that cancer patients...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 4:27pm Read More

My dream when my boys start school

Angie and husband Azzadine, with Hassan and Hussein
IT has been her “ultimate dream” since the boys were separated, to see them walk hand in hand into primary...

Thursday, 30/07/15 - 12:33pm Read More


VIDEO: Rosscarbery Horse Fair 2015

The town of Rosscarbery came to life with the arrival of numerous stalls and dozens of horses and ponies to its streets.  Video / Pictures Dan Linehan Irish Examiner The Rosscarbery Horse Fair has been taking place for generations and...

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Video: Cork City Rocked with New Decades Festival

Cork City publicans celebrated the popular Decades Festival again this year which took place on Friday the 21st  and Saturday...

Wednesday, 26/08/15 - 10:54am Read More

Camden Fort military re-enactments

Camden Fort Meagher, Crosshaven hosted the “Irish Military Living History” Re-enactment Group  at the weekend. IMLH Group are dedicated to bringing history...

Monday, 24/08/15 - 12:41pm Read More

National Sport

This Mayo football video will make all GAA fans feel emotional

by Denise O’Donoghue Every GAA fan knows that their county colours are more than just a jersey. Now, Elverys have teamed up with Mayo GAA to really drive the point home in this emotive video that’s sure to stir the...

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VIDEO: Schmidt to tinker with squad for Wales clash

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt will use Saturday’s warm-up clash with Wales as a last chance to tinker with his World...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 6:45pm Read More

WATCH: Joe Schmidt has good news for Irish fans on Healy-watch

Ireland head coach Joe Schmidt had positive news today on Cian Healy’s recovery from injury. The Leinster prop has yet...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 6:39pm Read More

Limerick FC sign 16-year-old Neymar lookalike

By Denise O’Donoghue Limerick FC were introducing fans to their new players online this week when one photo sent social...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 6:08pm Read More

Tough Champions League draws for Arsenal and Man City

Arsenal and Manchester City have both found themselves in tricky groups after today’s Champions League draw. Arsenal have been drawn...

Thursday, 27/08/15 - 6:01pm Read More