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Cork News

Sewage blamed as 5 Irish beaches fail to meet minimum water standards

Seven of Ireland’s most popular bathing spots failed minimum clean water tests leaving swimmers with a 10% risk of picking up a bug, an official report has revealed.While 103 of the country’s top swimming locations were classed as pristine last...

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9,000 wait year to see consultant

MORE than 9,000 Cork people face waits of a year or more just to see consultants at Cork city’s three...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 9:50pm Read More

Councillor demands removal of ugly bollards on Kilmore Road

Cllr Kenneth Collins, SF with the concrete bollards on the Kilmore Road.
Picture: Larry Cummins
UGLY concrete bollards running the length of the Kilmore Road need to be removed immediately a city councillor has said....

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McGrath slams delay to flood relief plans

FURTHER delays in the publication of the Cork flood relief scheme have been criticised by Fianna Fáil. In response to...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 9:45pm Read More

Mega ships boosting Cork visitor numbers

THE 2015 cruise-liner season is just a week away with more passengers than ever before expected to pass through the...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 9:43pm Read More


I’ve been in pain since I was 13, I just have to live with it

ALICE O’CONNOR: “I could have one great day, but mightn’t be able to get out of the bed in the morning with the pain.”
Alice O’Connor spends every day dealing with a condition called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. She tells COLETTE SHERIDAN about her long road to a diagnosis. IMAGINE regularly dislocating your joints and suffering excruciating pain. That’s the lot of 22-year-old Alice O’Connor, a...

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Seasonal game and rhubarb make for a glorious supper

Venison sausage pot
The Weekend Foodie Di Curtin whips up a budget friendly and delicious supper  A FOOD find in Supervalu inspires this...

Monday, 30/03/15 - 12:34pm Read More

You’re a long way from de Lough, boy

CORKMEN IN OZ: From left, Peter Crowley, of Togher, Michael Cahalane, of Glanmire, and Barry Murphy, of Douglas, at the Barangaroo project, which is close to Sydney harbour
While Cork tries to put the wheels in motion for a recovery in its collapsed construction sector, the building business...

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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, two extremes of music interviewee. At one end of the spectrum, there are those who affect a wide-eyed wonder when...

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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

Feldman to present his award-winning documentary at UCC

Director  of The Lab, Yotam Feldman
THE maker of an award-winning documentary will travel to Cork next week to present it an Irish screening in UCC. Documentary...

Friday, 27/03/15 - 7:13pm Read More

National News

Arson attack on woman’s home in Derry

There has been an arson attack on a pensioner's home in Derry.It happened in the Camelia Court area just before 6pm this evening.It was reported that some form of flammable liquid had been poured through the letterbox of the house...

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Mark Nash found guilty of ‘cold case’ murder

Convicted double murderer Mark Nash has been found guilty of the "cold case" murder of two women, whose mutilated bodies...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 8:02pm Read More

Four arrested after Kilkenny post office robbery

Four men have been arrested after a post office robbery in Co Kilkenny.A number of masked men entered the post...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 6:45pm Read More

Man to appeal conviction for role in firearms robbery

A man jailed for his role in the robbery of more than 40 firearms six years ago has moved to...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 5:39pm Read More

Jury in trial of woman accused of assisting suicide hears recording of last words

The jury at the trial of a 43-year-old woman charged with assisting the suicide of another, has been played the...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 5:08pm Read More

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Cork Sport

O’Sullivan’s departure leaves hurlers short of defensive options

Cork Hurling Press Event - Monday 17th June
 Éamonn Murphy  AS sweet as the storming comeback against Dublin was, it raised questions about the depth of Cork’s bench. There’s a shortage of experienced and reliable defenders, which made it hugely surprising when news broke today Conor O’Sullivan had...

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Horgan inspires epic comeback

Walsh and Cahalane
JOHN HORGAN Nowlan Park Cork 1-27 Dublin 2-23 INCREDIBLE stuff and another illustration of why the game of hurling just...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 12:09am Read More

Clever Déise tactics will have Rebels on red alert

Déise delight
Waterford 1-19 Tipperary 2-15 IT’S an awkward one, facing the team you’re taking on in the first round of championship...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 12:06am Read More

Lehane: Work-rate and goals are key

Lehane goal
Éamonn Murphy Hurling IF ever there’s a county that specialises in apathy during the spring it’s Cork. The hurlers haven’t...

Friday, 17/04/15 - 4:58pm Read More

Just like Fellaini, the Cork footballers have their confidence back

Barry O’Donovan Analysis ONE of the more revealing themes of last weekend was the reference by Cork footballers and management...

Friday, 17/04/15 - 4:54pm Read More


Carol Anthony stuns in natural beauty photoshoot

Carol Anthony in natural beauty photoshoot
SARAH HORGAN and her makeover team do a very special nature-inspired photoshoot with Carol Anthony FLUTTERING her bird-like eyelashes for the camera at a WOW! photoshoot, Carol Anthony looks every inch the smouldering pin-up. However, anyone expecting the Togher native...

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“I tried to imagine I wasn’t a prostitute, that men were not leering at me, demanding sex. I wanted to imagine I was a baby again, that I was pure, that it was all a nightmare”

REPRO FREE : Sex Slave woman.
A victim of sex trafficking recalls the harrowing abuse she suffered at the hands of men in Cork, Galway and...

Wednesday, 08/04/15 - 3:32pm Read More

Are you falling victim to beauty sabotage?

Don't let anybody ruin your beauty regime.
  Beautician Emer O’Callaghan advises to watch out for beauty sabotage by friends and family WE are all products of the...

Wednesday, 01/04/15 - 2:44pm Read More

Put a stop to spots

To be captioned by Picture Desk.
Not just a teenage thing – acne now affects nearly half of all adult women in Ireland and the UK....

Friday, 27/03/15 - 8:59am Read More

Do you give in to pit pressure?

One of the participants in Hannah’s project is Siobhan Ramos, the social media manager for Cork Feminista.
WOMEN face enormous pressures to conform to certain beauty norms in today’s society. It was with this in mind that...

Friday, 27/03/15 - 8:53am Read More

National Sport

VIDEO: What was Dejan Lovren thinking yesterday?

Ever wondered what goes through footballers heads when they do something daft? The folks over a Paddy Power’s Facebook page sure do, and decided put together a little video of one incident over the weekend. Sorry Liverpool fans, but they...

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WATCH: Doncaster release brutally honest highlights video

Doncaster Rovers took on Fleetwood Town in League One at the weekend and played out what by all accounts was...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 4:15pm Read More

Four key points from the weekend’s GAA

Peter McNamara looks at some of the key talking points from this weekend's GAA. 1 Rebels show they have cojonesWhen...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 3:22pm Read More

Australian rugby player dies after tragic on-field accident

A 25-year-old rugby player in Australia died yesterday as a result of injuries sustained on Saturday in a tragic accident...

Monday, 20/04/15 - 2:48pm Read More

Fabregas eager to end title wait

Cesc Fabregas has issued a pointed reminder to Arsenal of the reason why he chose to return to England with...

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