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Cork News

Shane steps up to four marathon challenge

Shane O’Callaghan,Turner’s Cross, warming up at the UCC Mardyke track for his upcoming marathons.
Rookie runner takes on task for Breakthrough Cancer Research HE MAY be a complete rookie when it comes to distance running – but that won’t deter one Corkman from running four of the world’s major marathons for Breakthrough Cancer Research...

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Seven Cork premises searched by gardaí

SEVEN premises in north and east Cork were searched yesterday during a garda operation on organised crime. Documentation was seized...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 10:02am Read More

Guns, cash, antiques and paintings seized in garda searches

Gardaí investigating organised criminal activity have seized guns, cash, antiques and paintings in a series of raids  at a number...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 2:23pm Read More

Dwyer trial: Angler describes day he found bondage gear in lake

An angler has told Graham Dwyer's murder trial that he fished out bondage cuffs, a black blindfold and a rubber...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 12:30pm Read More

Pana shows signs of life as retailers on the move

PATRICK Street, is showing signs of renewed activity with a number of retailers taking up positions in prime units on...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 8:51am Read More


College friends to raise vital funds to help Sophie fight Lyme disease

Sophie Moore, a CIT student who is suffering from Lymes disease.
A 22-year-old student has sent a heartfelt thanks to her friends at CIT who are using their RAG Week to raise funds for her medical treatment. Sophie Moore, a 22-year-old CIT student was diagnosed with chronic Lyme disease in June...

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Cork’s Valerie Mulcahy delighted with ‘flood of support’ since Donal Óg documentary

Cork footballer Valerie Mulcahy. Picture: Inpho
CORK LADIES footballer Valerie Mulcahy has said the reaction to her ‘coming out’ has been overwhelmingly positive, writes MARY WHITE....

Wednesday, 21/01/15 - 9:40am Read More

Oscar joy for Castlemagner man Will

Will Collins
  CORK screenwriter Will Collins said he couldn’t sleep after the shock of being nominated for an Oscar. Mr Collins,...

Saturday, 17/01/15 - 10:26am Read More


High-order vocal collaboration

Karan Casey tells RONAN LEONARD about the opportunity that arose to tour with Maura O’Connell THE Triskel Christchurch’s 2015 live music programme starts off with a concert of the highest order, a double bill of vocalists Karan Casey and Maura...

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Nelligan puts a fresh sound on songs from a century ago

Clockwise from bottom left: Claribel (AKA Charlotte Alington Barnard) who wrote I Cannot Sing The Old Songs. Alfred Lord Tennyson as painted by John Everett Millais. Tennyson’s 1889 poem Crossing The Bar became the basis of several musical interpretations. Baritone George MacFarlane who sang Can’t You Hear Me Callin’, Caroline? in 1914. Irish tenor John McCormack, who sang Oft In The Stilly Night in 1907 and in 1942. In the picture frame, mezzo-soprano Christine Miller who sang The Slumber Boat and Oft In The Stilly Night in 1914. At the piano, violinist Efrem Zimbalist and his wife, soprano Alma Gluck, who recorded The Monotone and Old Folks at Home in 1914. James Joyce is also pictured, for his connection to the song Oft In The Stilly Night.
Don O’Mahony interviews David Nelligan about taking old pop songs and giving them a modern twist on his new album...

Thursday, 11/12/14 - 4:21pm Read More

Elastic Sleep stretch out their success

Elastic Sleep Evening Echo
Mark McAvoy chats with guitarist and vocalist of Elastic Sleep Chris Somers about the secret to their success COUNTING My Bloody...

Thursday, 04/12/14 - 3:09pm Read More

National News

Anti-water-charge protesters gather for country-wide demonstrations

Anti-water-charge protesters are to take to the streets of towns and cities across Ireland in a series of co-ordinated demonstrations by local groups.In Dublin, campaigners are gathering at Connolly Station on the north side and Heuston on the south side...

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Met Éireann warns of windy weather

Met Éireann has warned of windy weather across 10 counties today.A Status Yellow wind warning for Dublin, Louth, Wexford, Wicklow,...

Saturday, 31/01/15 - 8:43am Read More

Man shot in paramilitary-style shooting in Belfast

Police in north Belfast are appealing for information following a shooting incident at a fast food outlet that has left...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 9:54pm Read More

Gardaí appeal for information on missing Navan woman

Gardaí have renewed their appeal for the public's help in finding missing Navan women Elizabeth Clarke.The 25-year-old was last seen...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 6:55pm Read More

Protestors block Varadkar’s car at Limerick hospital

Protestors were removed by Gardaí after they blocked the Minister for Health's car as he arrived at University Hospital Limerick...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 6:21pm Read More

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Cork Sport

Footballers need steel down the centre

Cork v Dubs
IT might be the easy option, but Dublin are very much the team to beat this spring and beyond according to Micheál Ó Cróinín. He won’t actually be in Páirc Uí Rinn this Sunday to see them take on Cork,...

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Finding the right sweeper will be critical for Cork

Cork v Kerry Tralee
Last season was one of the most frustrating in years, as the Cork footballers were ripped open in big matches...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 12:33pm Read More

Northern lights beckon

Cork v Donegal
Cork footballers set out on their seven-game division one league programme with a visit from champions Dublin to Páirc Uí...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 12:25pm Read More

Rebels keep the faith for final against Limerick

Jimmy Barry Murphy 24/1/2015
JIMMY BARRY-MURPHY has stuck with the bulk of the players who have been on duty in Cork’s progress to the...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 8:59am Read More

Mourneabbey’s O’Sullivan to captain footballers

CIARA O’SULLIVAN will captain Cork in 2015. The Mourneabbey player was nominated to do so by her club, which won...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 8:56am Read More


Keep it healthy with quick and easy on the go snacks

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Health and fitness expert Dan Sweeney has some delicious recipes for healthy snack options to beat the sugar cravings WE are heading into our last 10 days of the month and you have got to agree that it has flown...

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It’s time to beat the January beauty blues

WELL, Christmas is well and truly behind us, and it’s January, the start of a new year but also a...

Thursday, 15/01/15 - 10:37am Read More

Suzie’s new lease of life

At 36 years of age and weighing 20 stone, SUZIE CADOGAN knew she needed to turn her life around. She...

Tuesday, 23/12/14 - 1:07pm Read More

How 50 Shades created a boom in saucy products!

Catherine Cooney in the Cork city Ann Summers shop
  Men prefer red, while women opt for black. We’re talking lingerie, and as the Christmas season arrives, CHRIS DUNNE...

Monday, 08/12/14 - 3:41pm Read More

Why this country must dump this outrageous ‘dating coach’

CONTROVERSIAL: Julien Blanc has caused a storm with his remarks offering advice to men on how to pick up women – and now he wants to come to Cork
FREEDOM of speech is all very well, we live in a democracy after all. But sometimes, people spouting odious and...

Wednesday, 03/12/14 - 4:02pm Read More

National Sport

Tiger Woods hoping to avoid last place after worst round of his career

Tiger Woods vowed to "keep fighting" and ruled out using injury as an excuse after the worst round of his professional career left him staring at a last-place finish at the Waste Management Phoenix Open.While Scotland's Martin Laird surged into...

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Ireland Wolfhounds beaten by England Saxons in Musgrave Park

Ireland Wolfhounds 9 England Saxons 18Sam Burgess made a forgettable representative union debut as England Saxons ground out a worthy...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 10:06pm Read More

Ginola fails in bid for FIFA presidency

David Ginola has withdrawn from the FIFA presidential race after failing to gain the minimum five nominations.The former France and...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 5:49pm Read More

Cuadrado set for Chelsea move

Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella has confirmed that Juan Guillermo Cuadrado will not play for the Viola on Saturday, with the...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 5:16pm Read More

Team news from the Premier League

JoseMourinho will have to face Man City without Diego Costa.All the team news from around the grounds ahead of Week...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 4:49pm Read More