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Ireland has said YES to the proposed change to the constitution in the Marriage Equality Referendum. 
The scene at YES Equality Cork campaign HQ at North Mall, Cork as the official referendum result is announced live from Dublin Castle.
Audrey Ellard Walsh story.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
Averil PowerDumpingCSPCAimageEE news 23/05/2015.
Ireland has said YES to the proposed change to the constitution in the Marriage Equality Referendum. 
The scene at YES Equality Cork campaign HQ at North Mall, Cork as the official referendum result is announced live from Dublin Castle.
Audrey Ellard Walsh story.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie

Cork News

Cork pays tribute to its son Bill

Bill O'Herlihy in 1974.
A LEGENDARY broadcaster, a great patriot, and one of the warmest and most generous men you could ever meet. Those were just some of the glowing tributes paid to one of Cork’s most revered sons, the legendary Bill O’Herlihy, who...

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Micheál ramps up war of words

Averil Power
MICHEÁL Martin came out fighting today and insisted he had the full support of his party after the shock departure...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 10:03am Read More

Council spends €500k in bid to curb dumping

Dumping
CORK County Council has spent almost half a million euro responding to illegal dumping in the last three years with...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 10:02am Read More

CSPCA took in 600 dogs last year

CSPCA
MORE than 600 dogs were taken in by the Cork Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals last year....

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 9:51am Read More

Video: Anti water meter campaigners present petition at City Hall

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THE Deputy Lord Mayor of Cork said he could not accept an anti water-charge petition yesterday because the office had...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 9:44am Read More

Life

Corkman’s plea: Vote for my girl at Eurovision

Gearoid Maguire and Bianca Nicholas
  IRELAND may not have a song in the Eurovision final tonight — but a Corkman is still hoping for a victorious night in Vienna. Gearoid Maguire’s fiancee Bianca Nicholas (pictured together above) is representing the UK in the glamorous...

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From dancing to tea… how to cut cancer risk

young woman holding a cup of tea garnished with mint leaves and lemon wedges
Eating healthily, exercising and not smoking are all known to reduce risk, but the cancer-preventing buck doesn’t stop there, says...

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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...

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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,...

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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

National News

Gardaí make two arrests in connection with Benny Whitehouse shooting

Gardaí investigating the fatal shooting of Benjamin (Benny) Whitehouse last September have arrested two people.Benjamin Whitehouse was shot dead in broad daylight at Clonard Street in Balbriggan on September 25, 2014. He had just dropped his child off at St...

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Impact: We will continue to look for job security for Aer Lingus staff

The Impact union is warning industrial action could be on the cards, if it does not get commitments on Aer...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 8:56am Read More

Robinson stable after heart attack

The condition of Northern Ireland’s First Minister has stabilised in the wake of a suspected heart attack, a senior party...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 8:47am Read More

Man tied up and couple confronted by raiders at home in Wicklow

Gardaí are hunting an armed gang who tied up a man and confronted a couple at their home in Wicklow.The...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 8:24am Read More

Seanad report urges schools to educate children about farm safety

There are calls for special days in schools to educate children about the dangers farms pose to them. The recommendation...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 7:30am Read More

Cork Sport

VIDEO: Kevin Murphy talks training horses with Michael Winters

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VIDEO: Sports editor John McHale and soccer reporter Noel Spillane discuss last Friday night’s Airtricity Premier League game between Cork City and Shamrock Rovers.

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Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 9:16am Read More

VIDEO: Sports editor John McHale and GAA reporter John Horgan discuss the Cork Senior Hurling Championship which took place over the weekend

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Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 9:15am Read More

The Price was right for Skibb in one-sided derby

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Ger McCarthy THE contrast in emotions at the conclusion of Sunday’s Cork county senior football championship second round clash between O’Donovan...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 10:10am Read More

VIDEO: Eamonn Murphy on whether Davy Fitzgerald is now a liability to Clare or not?

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Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 7:33am Read More

WOW

Dedication, group hugs, hard work and an extra pint of the black stuff: How Cork drama group’s Mary won the big award

Local actress Mary Colbert with a homemade pint
CHRIS DUNNE chats with Mary Colbert of award-winning drama group The Palace Players, who won Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her portrayal of Missus in Conversations On A Homecoming at the recent All-Ireland Drama Festival – the Oscars...

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My plea from the heart: Please vote ‘Yes’ to a better society

ACCEPT US: Shay Smyth and Ger O’Keeffe are body painted in Dublin as part of a ‘Yes’ referendum campaign called ‘No More Hiding’
Mary Smithwick reaches out to those who still haven’t made up their minds on how they will vote in the...

Tuesday, 19/05/15 - 2:03pm Read More

Depression can be as life-threatening as cancer

Nicola Depuis
In this frank personal account, NICOLA DEPUIS reflects on her battles with depression, and outlines her coping mechanisms I HAVE...

Thursday, 14/05/15 - 4:24pm Read More

Controversial? Not at all, knitting map was a success

EEjob 30/03/2015.
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The Knitting Map, being laid out, at the Glucksman Gallery, UCC, Cork.
Artist, Jools Gilson, with the Knitting Map.
Picture. Jim Coughlan.
There were rumours it had been ‘lost’. There were claims it was a waste of money. Now the City of...

Wednesday, 13/05/15 - 2:07pm Read More

Cork author a hit as raunchy writer

Chloe Walsh
Young Bandon woman Chloe Walsh has overcome depression, OCD and agoraphobia to top online bestseller lists with her raunchy romances....

Wednesday, 06/05/15 - 1:59pm Read More

National Sport

Mullane: Davy must convince Podge Collins to return

Ex-Waterford star John Mullane believes the best chance Clare have to rescue their season is to persuade Podge Collins and others who chose football to rejoin the hurling squad. Podge and brother Sean Collins both decided in September to commit...

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VIDEO: Kevin Murphy talks training horses with Michael Winters

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Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 9:37am Read More

Real looking for quick replacement for Ancelotti

Real Madrid hope to appoint Carlo Ancelotti’s successor next week after sacking the Italian on Monday – just over a...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 6:53am Read More

Mercedes head impressed by Hamilton’s ‘maturity’ after Monaco debacle

Lewis Hamilton’s “spectacular” leadership and maturity in the wake of the Monaco debacle has thoroughly impressed Mercedes’ head of motorsport...

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€7k refund on Harrington after US Open blunder

Pádraig Harrington has missed out on qualifying for the US Open after a bogey at the final hole of Walton...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 10:00pm Read More