• Barry Ryan
  • Baby Josh Butler
  • Father Eamon Roche
  • Instagram star Eimear Varian Barry. Eimear has 21,000 followers on instagram.
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Cork News

A ‘great man’ who sacrificed his life in a bid to save others

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Barry Ryan Sr was a truly ‘great man’, who sacrificed his life in an effort to save the lives of others, his funeral mass heard today. Mourners who packed the Sacred Heart Church in Rath, Baltimore were told of Mr...

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Back to school bill soars to €700

Looming Back to School Costs Family support services and financial experts have described the Back to School Clothing and Footwear Allowance...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 9:07pm Read More

New priest joined Cloyne Diocese during “its greatest turmoil”

Father Eamon Roche
The newest member of the priesthood in Cork said that applying to the Diocese of Cloyne in the midst of...

Saturday, 04/07/15 - 1:09pm Read More

Cork social media star has 21,000 followers on Instagram

Instagram star Eimear Varian Barry. Eimear has 21,000 followers on instagram.
ONE of Cork’s biggest social media stars is reaching stratospheric heights with more than 21,000 followers on her Instagram page...

Saturday, 04/07/15 - 12:57pm Read More

Hundreds gather to say goodbye to Baltimore drowning victim

FULL of life, beautiful, intelligent and so full of potential — those were the heartbreaking words spoken to hundreds of...

Saturday, 04/07/15 - 12:43pm Read More

Life

‘Amy’ is the year’s saddest film

British singer Amy Winehouse is pictured during a break in her trial outside Westminster Magistrates Court in London on July 23, 2009. British singer Amy Winehouse launched an "unjustifiable" attack on a female fan who politely asked her for a photograph at a charity ball, a court heard on Thursday. The 25-year-old songstress -- said to be on the road to recovery from her drug addiction -- denies beating Sherene Flash, a dancer, in an incident in Berkeley Square, central London, on September 26. AFP PHOTO/SHAUN CURRY (Photo credit should read SHAUN CURRY/AFP/Getty Images)
Gareth Naughton says the new documentary on the late Amy Winehouse is a five-star hit Amy, Nationwide July 3, Cert: 15A, ***** THE makers of Senna have turned their attention to the extraordinary and heartbreaking life of fallen songstress Amy...

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Cork village where a woman’s work is never done!

EEjob 23/06/2015   ECHO FEATURE    Eileen Wall, Village Florist, Geraldine Cunningham, Post Office, Fionnuala McGovern, Castle Holistic Clinic, Dorothy Walsh, Village Greengrocer, Eleanor Ledwidge, Beauty Within, Joanne O'Donovan, V Hair Salon, Helen Hennessy, Brush Strokes Studio, Anne Clifford, Cliffords Bar, Ellen Martin, Wedding Belles, Eileen Clifford, Cliffords Butchers, Jacquie Ring, Jacques Hair Salon, Clodagh Bowles, Castle Pharmacy, and Agnes O'Brien, Uphoster and Sewing, some of the business Ladies in Castlemartyr, East Cork.
Picture: Denis Scannell
From bars to florists, from the post office to hairdressers and beauty salons, Castlemartyr has a wide range of enterprises...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 2:09pm Read More

Cork act turn down America’s Got Talent

Provision 050515 REPRO FREE Await the Arts Explosion: Cork Midsummer Festival has launched its exciting programme for 2015, with some 43 events and 95 performances set to enchant and enthral audiences in 25 venues across a six-day period in June. For more information, see www.corkmidsummer.com Pictured at the launch of the festival are Cormac Mohally(Famous Seamus) and Cian Kinsella (Seanitashtic) from the award-winning Lords of Strut at Cork’s St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, one of the many festival venues. Pic Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision
Cork performer tells SARAH HORGAN about tempting offer to fly to Vegas for TV show audition – but he turned...

Tuesday, 30/06/15 - 2:00pm Read More

Downtown

Brilliant chaos in new Triskel film

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Film review by Gareth Naughton Wild Tales, Triskel, May 24-27, Cert: 15A **** ARGENTINIAN director Damian Szifron’s collection of darkly comic vignettes earned an Oscar nomination earlier this year and it is not difficult to see why. Although there are...

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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,...

Thursday, 09/04/15 - 3:00pm Read More

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

National News

Four injured in Meath car rally

Four spectators have been injured at a car rally in Co. Meath. Gardaí say that four men were seriously injured when a car went out of control at the event on Harperstown Lane just before 4pm this afternoon.One of the...

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Man charged in connection with robbery at Roscommon shop

Gardaí have today charged a 42-year-old man in connection with a robbery at a shop in Cloontuskert, Co Roscommon.Gardaí in...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 5:11pm Read More

Cowen and Ahern to be paid extra €2,000 a year

Brian Cowen and Bertie Ahern are to have thousands of euros added to their six-figure pensions.The Sunday Times reported that...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 2:25pm Read More

Man injured in Drogheda road accident dies

A man who was seriously injured in a road accident in Drogheda during the week has died.Stephen Mc Donagh was...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 2:09pm Read More

New recycling levy ‘could cost 500 jobs’

An industry group is claiming that a new levy to pay for the recycling of used tyres could cost hundreds...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 1:33pm Read More

Evening Echo Video

Cork Sport

The Paudie Kissane column: Kerry have always pulled forwards back

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New Evening Echo football columnist Paudie Kissane uses his experience in Rebel red and as a coach to examine how Kerry will use their tactical nous to try and exploit any Cork weaknesses this Sunday  AS a supporter the Munster...

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Another cruel defeat has left Cork hurling on its knees

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Éamonn Murphy Analysis IT’S been a long agonising seven seasons since the Cork minor hurlers last contested, and won, a...

Friday, 03/07/15 - 10:13am Read More

The Tony Considine column: No excuses left for the Rebels

Waterford v Cork - Munster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Semi-Final
THE genuine Cork hurling supporter wants to get behind this team like they have over the last few seasons, and...

Thursday, 02/07/15 - 9:08am Read More

Donncha could be the missing link up front

Cork Football Press Evening
Barry O’Donovan IN the 23rd minute of the Clare game a few weeks back Colm O’Driscoll carried the ball down...

Tuesday, 30/06/15 - 12:34pm Read More

Video: Cork take on Kerry in Munster Junior Football final

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Echo Sport / Irish Examiner.
Munster Junior Football Championship Final, Cork V's Kerry, at Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork.
Michael O'Leary, Cork, Brendan O'Sullivan, Kerry.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.
Cork go down fighting against Kerry in the Munster Junior Football Final. Follow @CorkEveningEcho

Thursday, 02/07/15 - 6:57am Read More

WOW

Cork village where a woman’s work is never done!

EEjob 23/06/2015   ECHO FEATURE    Eileen Wall, Village Florist, Geraldine Cunningham, Post Office, Fionnuala McGovern, Castle Holistic Clinic, Dorothy Walsh, Village Greengrocer, Eleanor Ledwidge, Beauty Within, Joanne O'Donovan, V Hair Salon, Helen Hennessy, Brush Strokes Studio, Anne Clifford, Cliffords Bar, Ellen Martin, Wedding Belles, Eileen Clifford, Cliffords Butchers, Jacquie Ring, Jacques Hair Salon, Clodagh Bowles, Castle Pharmacy, and Agnes O'Brien, Uphoster and Sewing, some of the business Ladies in Castlemartyr, East Cork.
Picture: Denis Scannell
From bars to florists, from the post office to hairdressers and beauty salons, Castlemartyr has a wide range of enterprises run by women. CHRIS DUNNE went along to see this slice of girl power in action. SOME things never change....

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We’re running mini marathon in mum’s memory

Echo News  21/06/15  The Grace sisters from Cobh Denise, Mairead ,Sinead, Deedee and Mary who will be taking part in the Echo Mini Marathon.   Picture:Des Barry
A mum-of-13 and gran of more than 40, Deirdre Grace was adored by her family. CHRIS DUNNE finds out how...

Wednesday, 24/06/15 - 1:34pm Read More

The essential guide for mature students

Jenny Regan
A year ago, Cork woman JENNY REGAN (pictured) decided to make the leap back into education 15 years after leaving...

Tuesday, 23/06/15 - 1:20pm Read More

Great styles in Cork boutique

Monday fashion, Miki Barlok
Style Editor EMMA CONNOLLY looks at some stunning new fashions available in Cork city   A WELCOME addition to the...

Monday, 22/06/15 - 1:52pm Read More

My life as a transgender woman in Cork

EE features 11/06/2015.
Transgender story; Trish O'Connell.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
“You don’t decide to be a woman, you’ve always been one.” So says Cork woman Trish O’Connell, who was formerly...

Wednesday, 17/06/15 - 2:08pm Read More

Video

Video: Coder Dojo in Bishopstown

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Coder Dojo event at Scoil Spioraid Naoimh, Bishopstown. Video Kavid Keane Holly Fitzgerald, Meghan O’Flynn, Amy O’Shea, Abbie Ahern and Rachel Healy, proudly displaying their Coder Dojo USB bands, at the Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Maths curiosity hub, organised by...

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Video: Mercy kids become gardaí for the day

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Children of St Anne’s Ward from the Mercy University Hospital who visited Anglesea Street Garda Station where they were sworn...

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 8:39am Read More

Video: Lace up your runners for Echo mini marathon

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IT’S time to lace up the runners and pull out the sweatbands as entries for the 34th Evening Echo Women’s...

Wednesday, 24/06/15 - 11:27am Read More

National Sport

Cork manager Cuthbert frustrated; Kerry boss Fitzmaurice relieved

By Peter McNamaraThe contrast in the post-match demeanours of both Cork manager Brian Cuthbert and Kerry boss Éamonn Fitzmaurice could not have been any starker in Fitzgerald Stadium this afternoon.Cork and Kerry drew the Munster SFC final in Killarney 3-12...

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Trainer withdraws horses from race after row over a sandwich

A row over a sandwich appears to have been the reason for a trainer in Australia withdrawing three of his...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 6:07pm Read More

Canning wondergoal not enough for Galway against Kilkenny

By Michael Moynihan, Croke ParkKilkenny 1-25 Galway 2-16Kilkenny had too much firepower for Galway in Croke Park today, surviving a...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 5:43pm Read More

Free-scoring Fermanagh star Quigley puts Antrim to the sword

Fermanagh 1-21 Antrim 0-11Sean Quigley had one of those days that most inter-county footballers can only dream about.Fermanagh’s hit-man tortured...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 5:06pm Read More

Limerick made to work for victory by battling Westmeath

By John Fallon at Cusack ParkLimerick 4-15 Westmeath 1-12Limerick may have got two goals in the opening 13 minutes but...

Sunday, 05/07/15 - 3:42pm Read More