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Cork News

Cork GAA star Valerie backing a ‘Yes’ vote

Yes vote
  A YES vote in next month’s marriage equality referendum would be a “gift to the future” says Cork footballer Valerie Mulcahy. The GAA star, who came out in a documentary aired in January, made the comments in an address...

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New clinic to specialise in facial skin cancer removal

POST-OP outcomes for patients of skin cancers have been given a boost with the addition of an innovative new method...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 9:29am Read More

Scotland and Ireland unite for Karen

Karen Buckley death
HUGE crowds are expected tonight  at a second vigil to remember  Mourneabbey’s Karen Buckley. A major police search was launched when...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 9:33am Read More

Chamber: Motorway essential for business

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THE absence of a motorway between Cork and Limerick is holding back business between the two cities, according to the...

Friday, 17/04/15 - 2:53pm Read More

Dramatic rise as 53 repossession orders in month

THERE’S been a dramatic increase in the number of repossession orders granted in Cork courts in recent weeks, with 53...

Friday, 17/04/15 - 10:44am 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...

Friday, 20/03/15 - 8:05am Read More


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

Gardaí investigate as man’s body found in Cavan lake

Gardaí have confirmed that a body has been found in a lake in County Cavan.The remains are believed to be male and were discovered in Lough Ramor earlier today.The body remains at the scene which has now been sealed off...

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Reilly: I have to fight my corner for pre-school scheme

The Minister for Children, James Reilly, says a review of the free pre-school scheme will determine whether a second year...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 3:32pm Read More

Four, including two children, escape arson attack

Four people, including two children, have escaped unhurt after an arson attack at their County Tyrone home.Police received a report...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 3:02pm Read More

Former Taoiseach Cowen admits mistakes over bank guarantee

Former Taoiseach Brian Cowen has accepted that mistakes were made in the handling of the controversial bank guarantee of 2008.Earlier...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 2:38pm Read More

Man dies after being pulled from Clare river

By Patrick FlynnA man has died in hospital after he was pulled from a river in Co Clare late yesterday.Members...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 2:00pm Read More

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Cork Sport

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 lifted the league title since 1998, and while the footballers have been a real force this time of year, they’ve...

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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

With Dundalk on song City can’t afford any more draws

Cork City
Barbara O’Connell Soccer HARD to imagine that even though we are just seven games into the new Airtricity Premier League...

Friday, 17/04/15 - 4:49pm Read More

Cork looking forward to hosting Kingdom

CORK will have home advantage against All-Ireland champions Kerry in their knockout Munster Minor Football Championship semi-final next month following...

Thursday, 16/04/15 - 11:16am Read More

League leaders Dundalk must travel to the Mardyke

LEAGUE champions Dundalk will be coming to the Mardyke to play Noel Healy’s Collingwood Cup and MSL double champions, UCC...

Thursday, 16/04/15 - 11:15am 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

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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

Wenger: We were a bit lucky

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger accepted his side were “a bit lucky” after a fumble from Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici handed them a 2-1 extra-time victory and a place in the FA Cup final.The Gunners will head back to Wembley on...

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Goalkeeper mistake lets Arsenal into the FA Cup final

Reading 1 Arsenal 2 (after extra time)A fumble from Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici in extra time handed Arsenal a 2-1...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 8:07pm Read More

Tyrone hold off Roscommon surge to progress to U21 Football final

Tyrone 0-17 Roscommon 0-12 Tyrone reached their first All-Ireland U21 Football Championship final since 2003 with a hard-working win over...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 7:42pm Read More

Hazard goal separates sides at Stamford Bridge

Chelsea 1 Manchester United 0Chelsea have one hand on the Barclays Premier League title after Eden Hazard knocked Manchester United...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 7:26pm Read More

Tipperary fight back to progress to U21 Football final

By Daragh Ó Conchúir, O’Connor Park, Tullamore Tipperary 0-14 Dublin 0-12 Tipperary showed tremendous composure to finish strongly and book...

Saturday, 18/04/15 - 5:48pm Read More