• Rua, dog weight loss story. Vet Alan from Sunbeam vets in Blackpool.
  • IE LIVE NEWS   06/06/2014 ... 
The annual meeting of Cork County Council.
Cllr. Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire.   
Picture: Denis Minihane.
  • 8th February  2016.... Ernest Cantillion, (left) proprietior Sugarcube on Grand Parade with head chef Josh Neilson who were giving out free pancakes on  PancakeTuesday with donations to the Samaritans
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
  • Repro Free: 06/04/2015 Vogue Williams guest judge pictured at the Carton House Most Stylish Lady competition at the Boylesports Irish Grand National, Fairyhouse Racecourse, Easter Monday 6th April. Picture Andres Poveda
  • RN Event centre To be captioned by Picture Desk
Rua, dog weight loss story. Vet Alan from Sunbeam vets in Blackpool.IE LIVE NEWS   06/06/2014 ... 
The annual meeting of Cork County Council.
Cllr. Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire.   
Picture: Denis Minihane.8th February  2016.... Ernest Cantillion, (left) proprietior Sugarcube on Grand Parade with head chef Josh Neilson who were giving out free pancakes on  PancakeTuesday with donations to the Samaritans
Picture: Eddie O'HareRepro Free: 06/04/2015 Vogue Williams guest judge pictured at the Carton House Most Stylish Lady competition at the Boylesports Irish Grand National, Fairyhouse Racecourse, Easter Monday 6th April. Picture Andres PovedaRN Event centre To be captioned by Picture Desk

Cork News

Video: Know Your Candidate

IE LIVE NEWS   06/06/2014 ... 
The annual meeting of Cork County Council.
Cllr. Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire.   
Picture: Denis Minihane.
Naked encounters and pure Cork class are some of the topics discussed by Sinn Féin Councillor Donnchadh O’Laoghaire in the latest video for the Evening Echo’s Get to Know Your Candidate series. The Sinn Fein candidate for Cork South Central...

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Warning: Graphic Pictures. ISPCA rescue 13 dogs from Cork ‘horror’

The ISPCA rescued thirteen dogs from 'horrific' conditions in North West Cork.
THIRTEEN dogs have been rescued from a property in North-West Cork after they were discovered in “horrifying” conditions. The animals...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 12:56pm Read More

It’s flippin’ Pancake Tuesday — do your bit for the Samaritans

8th February  2016.... Ernest Cantillion, (left) proprietior Sugarcube on Grand Parade with head chef Josh Neilson who were giving out free pancakes on  PancakeTuesday with donations to the Samaritans
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
FLIPPING hell! Ernest Cantillon, owner of Sugarcube on the Grand Parade, was giving out free pancakes today in aid of...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 12:29pm Read More

Rent rates rising fastest in Cork

RENT in Cork city is increasing at a higher rate than anywhere else in the country. The average rent in...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 12:32pm Read More

Will you be in vogue in Mallow?

Repro Free: 06/04/2015 Vogue Williams guest judge pictured at the Carton House Most Stylish Lady competition at the Boylesports Irish Grand National, Fairyhouse Racecourse, Easter Monday 6th April. Picture Andres Poveda
TELEVISION star Vogue Williams is riding high as she prepares to judge the annual best-dressed lady and gentleman competition at...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 12:25pm Read More

Cork Sport

Paul O’Connell calls time on his rugby career

The IRFU have announced that Ireland’s talismanic leader Paul O’Connell has retired from rugby. The iconic rugby powerhouse had planned to finish his career in French club rugby, but injury has forced his hand. The Munster legend has released the...

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Kearney back in the frame for Cork hurlers’ trip to Galway

Waterford v Cork - Munster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Semi-Final
John Horgan Hurling DANIEL KEARNEY is available for selection on the Cork hurling team for Sunday’s national league opener against...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 8:55am Read More

Demolition job by Donegal leaves Cork with lesson to absorb

Goulding
Barry O’Donovan Football analysis WHEN Daniel Goulding gave away a free deep in Donegal’s half with a forward’s tackle and 12.35...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 10:06am Read More

Mike Ross ready for Ireland return against France

Mike Ross 25/1/2016
Sean McCarthy Rugby  IRELAND coach Joe Schmidt may fast track Mike Ross back into the Irish team for next weekend as...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 9:57am Read More

Cork’s brilliant female athletes celebrate an incredible year in style

Lizzie
AFTER an incredible 2015, Leevale runner Lizzie Lee was crowned the Evening Echo Ladies Sport Star of the Year.  Lee, who...

Saturday, 06/02/16 - 7:50am Read More

Gaeilge

Downtown

Music night is pure vintage

Antique shop Records and Relics is to host a regular acoustic music night
Tuesday sees the debut of music night Mind Your Head. Mike McGrath-Bryan hears what it’s all about NEXT Tuesday sees the debut of Mind Your Head, a new non-profit music night beginning in city-centre antique shop UrbanRemains. New music nights...

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One man with all this power

Chris Power
As part of our ongoing series on new artists in Cork, and ahead of his support slot for hip-hop royalty,...

Thursday, 28/01/16 - 3:28pm Read More

Sister act as the Wainwright girls perform in Cork

Martha Wainwright and Lucy Wainwright Roche.
DON O’MAHONY talks to Martha Wainwright about her collaboration with half-sister Lucy MARTHA Wainwright’s laugh is like a brief explosion,...

Thursday, 21/01/16 - 5:03pm Read More

National News

Garda funding ‘a drop in the ocean’ says AGSI

The Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors has described funding to create a new armed Garda unit in Dublin as a ‘drop in the ocean’. Yesterday, the government announced €5m will towards funding garda overtime and setting up a new...

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Galway teen quits school and starts Youtube business with great success

A persuasive Galway teenager has managed to get his parents’ permission to quit school by using a powerpoint presentation to...

Wednesday, 10/02/16 - 9:42am Read More

1,500 jobs to be created in the next three years by Start-ups

Nine out of 10 Start-Ups intend to hire more staff this year. While six in 10 expect substantial growth, with...

Wednesday, 10/02/16 - 8:09am Read More

Luas strikes could cost company up to €100,000 a day

The company that operates the Luas has said it could lose up to €100,000 per day if a strike by...

Wednesday, 10/02/16 - 8:47am Read More

Suggestions raised that Gardaí should be fully armed

It may be time to fully arm the Gardaí according to residents living near Dublin’s latest gangland shooting. Eddie Hutch...

Wednesday, 10/02/16 - 7:40am Read More

Evening Echo Video

Life

Rua’s Operation Transformation

Blackpool vet Alan Gallagher with Rua and his award
From being overweight to the queen of the catwalkies… a Cork dog has trimmed down and got fit thanks to a vet. COLETTE SHERIDAN talks to the award-winning man behind the weight loss RUA Casey has a real spring in...

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Get ready to flip out over these pancakes

portrait of a young woman eating pancakes
  By Diane Curtin GET out the eggs, flour and milk. Slice the lemons and fill the sugar sprinkler. It’s...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 8:39am Read More

Is Euro 2016 your goal? Here is how to join the Green Army

Fans cheer on Ireland during Euro 2012 in Poland.
A veteran of overseas soccer tournaments, ROBERT O’SHEA gives fans the lowdown on this summer’s extravaganza in France. ARE you...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 11:37am Read More

WOW

Writing poetry on the school run

Doireann Ní Ghríofa
Mum of four Doireann Ní Ghríofa talks to Pam Ryan about discovering her poetic passion and the exciting projects she’s currently working on CORK woman Doireann Ní Ghríofa has just been shortlisted for the Poetry Now award. She is “absolutely...

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Celebrate equality with me, dance in the street

CATHY WALSH 2
A Douglas woman has issued a call to everyone to gather, march, dance, wake the feminists and shake Cork from...

Thursday, 04/02/16 - 3:26pm Read More

The pain never goes away

Shannon Ryan
Young mum Shannon Ryan, who lost her son to meningitis, features in the final part of our series, shining a...

Wednesday, 03/02/16 - 3:00pm Read More

Do you ever wonder where your clothes come from?

Ruth Muckley
Broadcaster Deirdre O’Shaughnessy spoke to some of Cork’s fashionistas about the importance of shopping ethically, before she flew to Cambodia...

Tuesday, 02/02/16 - 8:05am Read More

The traditional matchmaker

Eithnew Buckley 2
Cork’s very own matchmaker, Eithne Buckley, tells Jane McNamara about bringing her offline service around the country after its local...

Friday, 29/01/16 - 11:26am Read More

Video

Video: Know Your Candidate

IE LIVE NEWS   06/06/2014 ... 
The annual meeting of Cork County Council.
Cllr. Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire.   
Picture: Denis Minihane.
Naked encounters and pure Cork class are some of the topics discussed by Sinn Féin Councillor Donnchadh O’Laoghaire in the latest video for the Evening Echo’s Get to Know Your Candidate series. The Sinn Fein candidate for Cork South Central...

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Video: What do you know about election candidate Mick Barry?

Mick Barry
Video: Audrey Ellard Walsh & Liz Dunphy COUNCILLOR Mick Barry, General Election candidate for Cork North Central with the Anti-Austerity...

Friday, 05/02/16 - 4:52pm Read More

Video: Cork’s top sports stars of 2015

Cliodhna Sargent. Picture: Diarmuid Greene / SPORTSFILE
Today’s the day we pick the winner of the Evening Echo Ladies Sport Star Awards. See this video to find out...

Friday, 05/02/16 - 2:21pm Read More

National Sport

Did you hear about the inter-county player who taught John Terry to hurl?

If Chelsea captain John Terry doesn’t get the contract extension he is hoping for from the London club, then an alternative career in hurling could await him. That’s according to Limerick’s Cian Lynch, who believes the former England star is...

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West Ham’s 121st-minute winner ends Liverpool’s FA Cup hopes

West Ham 2 Liverpool 1 (After Extra Time) Angelo Ogbonna struck in the last minute of extra time as West...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 10:54pm Read More

Paris commuter who was racially abused by Chelsea fans accepts invite to PSG rematch

The commuter racially abused and blocked by Chelsea supporters from boarding a Paris Metro train has accepted an invitation from...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 9:42pm Read More

Ireland unlikely to call on recovering front-rowers for French battle

Ireland are unlikely to call on Cian Healy and Mike Ross to shore up their scrum in Saturday’s RBS 6...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 8:49pm Read More

Northern Ireland fans get extra tickets after Euro 2016 allocation mix-up

UEFA has released extra Euro 2016 tickets to Northern Ireland fans after a furore over the original allocation process. Some...

Tuesday, 09/02/16 - 10:32pm Read More