Cork News

Cork’s first vegan bakery coming soon

CORK may soon have its own vegan bakery on George’s Quay after a local baking entrepreneur set up a GoFundMe page to raise money to fit out a unit in the city centre. It would be the first of its...

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Check out the 18 Cork restaurants that made the McKenna top 100 guide

A NUMBER of Cork restaurants have made it into a respected guide of the best eateries in the country —...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 12:16pm Read More

Children waiting up to three years in Cork for orthodontic treatment

THIRTEEN children in Cork have been waiting for orthodontic treatment for more than three years. They are among 1,493 children...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 12:02pm Read More

BAM gets planning for more student apartments on events centre site.

EXTRA student accommodation on the site of the former Beamish & Crawford brewery has been given planning permission. The site...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 11:59am Read More

Cork mum recalls her daughter waking up with blood-curdling screams up to nine times a night

A MOTHER of two has slammed waiting lists for children with arthritis after being forced to opt for private treatment...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 11:55am Read More

Cork Sport

New-look Cork ladies footballers with the same impact

Mary White LADIES FOOTBALL IN the aftermath of Sunday’s win against Dublin, full-back Roisín Phelan succinctly stated exactly what Cork are doing right. When asked if she felt pressure in filling the boots of All-Star winner Bríd Stack in wearing...

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The time has come for the championship to be run on a league basis

The Barry O’Donovan column WHEN details began to emerge recently on the proposed new All-Ireland football championship structures being voted...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 12:48pm Read More

League of Ireland round-up: Here’s what happened on the opening night

It’s the opening night of the new League of Ireland season. Dundalk have made a winning start to the defence...

Friday, 24/02/17 - 10:21pm Read More

Munster blow lead as Scarlets win at Thomond for first time in 14 years

Scarlets claimed the scalp of Guinness PRO12 leaders Munster with a stunning 30-21 comeback win at Thomond Park. The Welsh...

Friday, 24/02/17 - 10:25pm Read More

Cobh can be in the Hunt for promotion despite Waterford’s big spending

Noel Spillane SOCCER COBH Ramblers’ vastly experienced goalkeeper and vice-captain Paul Hunt is adamant the claret-and-blues can have a crack...

Friday, 24/02/17 - 9:01am Read More

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Downtown

FILM REVIEW: All tied up… and nowhere to go!

Fifty Shades Darker, Out now nationwide, Cert: 18, * Review by Cara O’Doherty IF you have a sensitive or prudish disposition please turn the page, this review is about to get steamy. Actually, that is not really true because the...

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Triskel pays tribute to ECM

Triskel Christchurch is set to host its second ECM Weekend. Don O’Mahony talks to Triskel’s artistic director Tony Sheehan about...

Friday, 25/11/16 - 3:41pm Read More

Singing with emotion

Annette Buckley tells Don O’Mahony about her involvement with the Americana-influenced SomeRiseSomeFall collective and why she prefers singing live to...

Friday, 25/11/16 - 3:39pm Read More

National News

Gardaí seek assistance in locating missing 56-year-old

Gardaí are seeking assistance in locating 56-year-old Michelle Kearney. Michelle was last seen in the Lucan area of Dublin on February 6 at 8.20pm. When last seen she was wearing a long blue coat, black leggings, cream boots and a...

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Man arrested in Dublin during armed robbery

A man in his 40’s was arrested in Dublin this morning after Gardaí were called to an armed robbery. Officers...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 1:26pm Read More

Ticknock Forest to be preserved following concerns raised

Coillte has decided to halt the felling of trees in Ticknock Forest in Dublin after a number of groups raised...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 1:15pm Read More

Pedestrian seriously injured after being hit by a car in Meath

A pedestrian has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in Meath. The car struck the 33-year-old man...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 11:58am Read More

21-year-old killed in single vehicle crash in Donegal

A 21-year-old man has died following a single vehicle crash in Donegal last night. Emergency services were called to the...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 4:38pm Read More

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Life

Perfect pancakes

By Mercy Fenton It’s that time of year again! For some people the only time pancakes are cooked is Shrove Tuesday — in our house they are an occasional weekend treat with maple syrup. Thicker, fluffy pancakes work for us,...

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Is MacCurtain Street set to be the most deaf accessible place in the country?

An ambitious project is underway by Cork Deaf Society, to encourage traders along MacCurtain Street to make their businesses more...

Wednesday, 22/02/17 - 11:36am Read More

I’m still busy living, says Anne, as she battles on

Almost two and a half years ago, Anne Herlihy was diagnosed with terminal cancer. She tells CHRIS DUNNE about her...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 1:59pm Read More

WOW

Honours for water baby

A little girl who had heart surgery aged just five months old has won a national Little Heroes Award. JANE MCNAMARA chats to her mum Anne Dillon from Ovens about the inspiring little swimmer. “THE main thing I have learned...

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Remembering mum’s cooking for charity

A Cork woman has gathered a host of celebrity chefs for an event called Mum’s Dish in aid of Penny...

Wednesday, 22/02/17 - 2:48pm Read More

Feeling fabulous at 50

Fretting about entering your 50s? Three 50- something wellbeing pros share their top tips for embracing the milestone SOME familiar...

Friday, 17/02/17 - 2:25pm Read More

Why is she so addictive?

As her star continues to rise and shine, Eimear Varian Barry from Friar’s Walk — model, stylist and blogger —...

Friday, 17/02/17 - 2:19pm Read More

Engage in some sibling revelry

Three sisters from West Cork have released their debut CD together, writes COLETTE SHERIDAN, ahead of their East Cork concert...

Friday, 17/02/17 - 2:13pm Read More

Video

Mayfield delight as they collect All-Ireland junior title in classic

Mayfield (Cork) … 2-16; Mooncoin (Kilkenny) … 1-18: Mayfield wrote a momentous new chapter in the history of a club that has had its share of challenges in recent times. They faced another daunting challenge at Croke Park in the...

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WATCH: ‘Huge honour’ for Rob Heffernan to be awarded Cork City Sports Athletic Person of the Year

  Rob Heffernan was today awarded the Cork City Sports Athletic Person of the Year. Videographer Dan Linehan caught up...

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VIDEO: Meet the latest Cork Person of the Month

Local historian Kieran McCarthy has been honoured with the January Cork Person of the Month award. For over twenty years...

Monday, 13/02/17 - 11:00pm Read More

National Sport

Leicester drop into relegation zone while Moyes endures miserable Goodison return

Premier League champions Leicester dropped into the relegation zone after victory for Crystal Palace against Middlesbrough. The Foxes play their first match since the dismissal of Claudio Ranieri against Liverpool on Monday and will do so in the bottom three....

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Chelsea move 11 points clear at the top after hard-fought win

Chelsea moved 11 points clear at the top of the Premier League with a hard-fought 3-1 win over Swansea. Cesc...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 5:11pm Read More

Classy Cuala book All-Ireland Club final place

Cuala (Dublin) 3-21 Slaughtneil (Derry) 2-11 Classy Cuala charged into the All-Ireland Club Hurling Championship final with a big win...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 5:01pm Read More

Scotland battle back to earn first win in 10 years over Wales

Scotland ended 10 years of hurt against Wales as they kept alive their RBS 6 Nations title hopes at Murrayfield....

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 4:47pm Read More

GAA Congress: Motion to recognise Club Players Association withdrawn

Tipperary and Wexford’s motion to officially recognise the Club Players Association (CPA) was withdrawn after a call to do so...

Saturday, 25/02/17 - 4:42pm Read More