• Neighbours and best friends Rhian Dawkins and  Cliona Reardon, pupils at Gurrane NS, will be reviewing toys at The Late Late Christmas Toy Show on Friday night. Picture: Larry Cummins
  • St Fin Barre's Cathedral seen through the 30 metre ferris wheel and vintage carousel on Grand Parade as part of Glow - A Cork Christmas Celebration. 
Picture: Clare Keogh
  • Sharon Crowley and Alan Coughlan
  • John Ford. The Cork Taxi driver who was attacked in his taxi, pictured on Patrick's Hill, Cork.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.
  • Jennifer Lopez
Neighbours and best friends Rhian Dawkins and  Cliona Reardon, pupils at Gurrane NS, will be reviewing toys at The Late Late Christmas Toy Show on Friday night. Picture: Larry CumminsSt Fin Barre's Cathedral seen through the 30 metre ferris wheel and vintage carousel on Grand Parade as part of Glow - A Cork Christmas Celebration. 
Picture: Clare KeoghSharon Crowley and Alan CoughlanJohn Ford. The Cork Taxi driver who was attacked in his taxi, pictured on Patrick's Hill, Cork.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.Jennifer Lopez

Cork News

Water pack received at Abtran was ‘horrible act’

Minister Alan Kelly and  John Tierney, MD Irish Water, speaking to the press, in the background is the Irish Water call centre at Abtran, Bessboro Road, Mahon, Cork. 
Picture: Denis Scannell
THERE has been outright condemnation of the “sick” and “abominable” incident that saw an Irish Water application pack soiled with human excrement sent to workers at agents Abtran. People on all sides of the political divide slammed the perpetrator of...

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Cork gets Crashed

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MTV Crashes headline acts Gorgon City and Jessie Ware couldn’t hide how excited they were be in City Hall last...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 10:20am Read More

Field of dreams

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Cork charity to set up 20-acre farm for adults with Down Syndrome A CORK charity is about to see its...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 9:53am Read More

High number continue on to third level

JUST over 75% of all Leaving Certificate students in Cork city and county continued on to third level education in...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 9:22am Read More

Gardaí arrest man in connection with Cork drug seizure

A man is in Garda custody in Cork in connection with a drugs seizure.Cannabis herb worth up to €60,000 was...

Thursday, 27/11/14 - 2:50pm Read More

Life

Horoscopes for Friday, 28 November 2014

ARIESPush your thinking around the corner of convenience and into the neighbourhood of excitement. Even if there isn't a significant social component to your day, it's essential to give yourself the time and space to dream. But this isn't about...

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Best friends get spot on Late Late Toy Show

Neighbours and best friends Rhian Dawkins and  Cliona Reardon, pupils at Gurrane NS, will be reviewing toys at The Late Late Christmas Toy Show on Friday night. Picture: Larry Cummins
  A PAIR of lifelong best friends from Cork will be the envy of everyone tomorrow night when they get...

Thursday, 27/11/14 - 12:37pm Read More

Horoscopes for Thursday, 27 November 2014

ARIESIt's time to face ghosts from your past, because things can become more difficult over the months ahead if you...

Thursday, 27/11/14 - 10:58am Read More

Downtown

Careers to play Hot Press Freezer Sessions

Cork band The Careers
Don O’Mahony chats to The Careers who will perform at the Cork leg of this year’s Hot Press and Jagermeister Freezer Sessions 100 Series THE Hot Press and Jagermeister Irish music showcase rolls in to town on Thursday, November 27,...

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Coronas and Christy Moore set for Live at Marquee 2015

The Coronas
  AIKEN Promotions today announced the return of two favourites for the Live at the Marquee 2015 series — The...

Thursday, 06/11/14 - 9:08am Read More

Every plot has a story to tell

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One Million Dubliners, Nationwide October 31, Cert: PG **** SOONER or later, we are all going to die. That’s the...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 3:20pm Read More

National News

Defence want all communications between prosecution witness and solicitor

The judges in a Special Criminal Court murder trial will rule on Tuesday whether certain communications between the chief prosecution witness and his solicitor should be disclosed to the defence.All sides spent today debating the issue on the 35th day...

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Thomas’ garda statements ‘would not be worth tuppence’, court hears

State lawyers have said Jules Thomas's allegedly doctored garda statements would not have been "worth tuppence" to detectives investigating the...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 4:24pm Read More

Burton: If SF were in Government they’d walk out on themselves

Joan Burton said today that Sinn Féin has no desire to be in Government - and accused them of pulling...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 4:23pm Read More

Sinn Féin rules out kingmaker role in Westminster

Sinn Féin has ruled out any possibility of taking its seats at Westminster in the event of another hung parliament...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 3:25pm Read More

Landlords ‘may have to demand water charge deposits from tenants’

Landlords are threatening to impose a water charge deposit on tenants, if the Government goes ahead with plans that would...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 3:23pm Read More

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Cork Sport

Roy Keane has quit Aston Villa

Roy Keane 16/11/2014
Roy Keane has quit his role as Aston Villa’s assistant manager with immediate effect, the club have announced. The 43-year-old had been splitting his time between Villa and his job as Martin O’Neill’s number two with the Republic of Ireland....

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Rob goes under the knife for hernia op

Robert Heffernan.
ROBERT HEFFERNAN went under the knife in Birmingham yesterday to repair a sports hernia injury to his groin. The 50km...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 10:08am Read More

End of an era as Seán Óg hangs up his boots

Seán Óg Ó hAilpín announced his 
retirement from playing duties at Na Piarsaigh.
SEÁN ÓG Ó hAILPÍN has played his last game for Na Piarsaigh. The former Cork All-Ireland winning captain announced his...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 10:04am Read More

Defence will be key if Mourneabbey to win All-Ireland

Mourneabbey's Aisling O'Sullivan has been superb all year in defence. 
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
SUNDAY Tesco Homegrown SFC final: Mourneabbey v Termon (Donegal), Tuam Stadium, 2pm (deferred coverage on TG4) THERE’S not much we...

Thursday, 27/11/14 - 2:07pm Read More

Crowley still dominant on other side of the border

Former Rockbán player, Louise Crowley, will captain Limerick's Murroe Boher in Saturday's All-Ireland Junior Final. Picture: Sportsfile
  AGED just 16, Louise Crowley was the stand-out youngster in the 2001 Junior All-Ireland Club final. That was 13...

Thursday, 27/11/14 - 1:53pm Read More

WOW

The cap fits (well, just about) for Cork’s first female bus inspector

Bus inspector Geraldine Gubbins
CHRIS DUNNE talks to Cork’s first female bus inspector Geraldine Gubbins about working in a male-dominated profession and how no two days are ever the same WHEN Geraldine Gubbins was doing the school run when her children were young, she...

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Red lippy rules!

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  IF YOU only buy yourself one beauty product this Christmas party season, make it a suitable red lipstick. With...

Wednesday, 26/11/14 - 3:03pm Read More

Is it really all about that bass?

Jennifer Lopez
Meghan Trainor is currently riding high in the charts with her hit song All About That Bass. MICHELLE MURPHY looks...

Friday, 21/11/14 - 8:07am Read More

Cork girl Chloe is an instagram sensation!

Chloe Loane on her pony Spirit. Photo by Dark Heart Photography
She may be just 17, but Cork girl Chloe Loane has built up an enormous following on the social media...

Friday, 14/11/14 - 11:46am Read More

And doggy makes three

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MICHELLE MURPHY says young couples need to think twice about their commitment to each other before getting a puppy SO,...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 11:39am Read More

National Sport

Six changes for Leinster

Matt O'Connor has made six changes in total from the Leinster team that started against Treviso last weekend ahead of the visit of the Ospreys to the RDS tomorrow (Kick Off: 5.15pm). There are three changes in the backs and...

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Gunners wait on Welbeck

Arsenal have doubts over several players for Saturday's Premier League trip to West Brom, including England forward Danny Welbeck, who...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 2:04pm Read More

Falcao and Rojo back in contention for United

Radamel Falcao and Marcos Rojo may be back to provide a huge boost for Manchester United against Hull on Saturday.United...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 1:18pm Read More

Ireland duo back for Connacht

Ireland internationals Kieran Marmion and Rodney Ah You have returned to the Connacht squad for match day squad for the...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 12:44pm Read More

Ireland rugby legend Jack Kyle dies, aged 88

Jack Kyle, one of Ireland's all-time rugby greats, has died aged 88.The former Ulster, Ireland and British and Irish Lions...

Friday, 28/11/14 - 11:39am Read More