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Cork News

Martin hits out at TDs over Brussels route

FIANNA Fáil leader and Cork TD Micheál Martin has hit out at Government party TDs who he said are crying crocodile tears over the loss of the Cork to Brussels air route. Aer Lingus is cutting the service this winter...

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96-week touchline ban for U16 mentor

Ballinora GAA pitch
ONE member of Valley Rovers GAA club has received a 96-week touchline ban after an incident at an underage game....

Monday, 01/09/14 - 10:53am Read More

Council withholds own report critical of housing system

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AN UNPUBLISHED report commissioned by Cork City Council into its housing system described it as “dysfunctional.” The report, conducted by...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 10:52am Read More

Douglas loses 207A

Cllr Terry Shannon, at one of the Lakelawn/Ardmahon Estate, 207A bus stops, which has a notice attached giving details of the bus service termination. Picture:  Jim Coughlan
BUS Éireann has been criticised for removing a bus service that provides an important link for residents in the Douglas...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 10:50am Read More

Mum seeks jail for all drink drivers in fatal accidents

Christina Donnelly with a picture of her son Brendan. Picture: Denis Scannell
THE mum of a young man killed in a horror crash in east Cork will go to Leinster House in...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 10:15am Read More


Sarah takes horse therapy business in her Stride

Sarah Beasley,  MSc occupational therapy, specialising in Hippotherapy using horses, with Petra and Ilona O'Mahony  and horses Sweeney and Rodney and Thomas The Tank at her premises  at Ballinphellic
  Horsewoman Sarah Beasley is thought to be the only person in Ireland offering hippotherapy,  which is a form of physical, occupational and speech therapy using horses. She tells JANE Mc NAMARA how it works CORK woman has set up...

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Graham in Cork for Cuanlee table quiz

Graham Norton will be at Deep South this evening.
EXCITEMENT is high in Cork today as TV star Graham Norton prepares to get ‘Quizzical’ at Deep South, Grand Parade,...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 11:33am Read More

Back to school ‘healthy lunch’ endeavours

THIS recipe is inspired by my daughter Caoimhe and her back to school ‘healthy lunch’ endeavours! She’s just gone into...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 10:54am Read More

National News

Transport Minister aims to avoid cuts to Irish Rail funding

Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe has said that he does not want to cut the government's subvention to Irish Rail any further.Minister Donohoe says he will negotiate to maintain the current level of funding in the forthcoming budget.Members of the unions...

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Defence Minister: Golan risk levels ‘not acceptable’

Defence Minister Simon Coveney has said that Irish troops deployed as part of the UN mission in the disputed Golan...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 4:22pm Read More

McKevitt in fresh bid for remission

Real IRA leader Michael McKevitt has made a fresh bid for early release from prison, just minutes after his first...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 4:15pm Read More

High Court to hear bail application from Smithfield brawl accused

The High Court is due to hear a bail application for a man accused of taking part in a violent...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 3:52pm Read More

HSE records over 2,400 complaints of elder abuse in 2013

More than 2,400 complaints of elder abuse were received by health chiefs last year - a 30% increase in six...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 3:41pm Read More

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Cork Sport

Collins has hands full as Douglas oust reigning champs

Castlehaven forward Mark Collins being chased by Carbery Rangers defender  Jerry O'Riordan   in the Cork County SFC game in Clonakilty. Picture: Des Barry
“WHAT else would I be doing”, that was the response from dual star Mark Collins after he had been involved in two titanic battles with Castlehaven and the hurlers of Douglas in less than 24 hours over the weekend. The Haven...

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Munster CEO to discuss upgrades at Thomond Park

Munster Rugby CEO Garrett Fitzgerald. Picture: Inpho
MUNSTER CEO Garrett Fitzgerald will meet the press tomorrow to discuss upgrades at Thomond Park and the fallout from an...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 9:56am Read More

Cork U16s bid for All-Ireland title against Dublin

The Cork U16 ladies football management team. Picture: Anois Photography
TODAY All-Ireland U16 final Cork V Dublin Templemore, 1pm THE Cork U16s will bid to win the All-Ireland today, but...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 8:34am Read More

Caulfield disappointed after losing lead twice

  CORK City boss John Caulfield was disappointed at the outcome in Athlone, but he still believes his team can...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 7:48am Read More

Forwards need to up ante for Cork to win

Cork's Pamela Mackey in action against Wexford last week. Picture: Sportsfile
TOMORROW Liberty Insurance All-Ireland senior camogie championship semi-final replay: Cork v Wexford, Walsh Park, Waterford, 2.30pm CORK’S All-Ireland semi-final replay...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 10:57am Read More


“A wise bride will make it her goal never to allow her husband to see her unclothed body…”

COLETTE SHERIDAN chats to Mary Curtin, director of The Many Faces of Eve, a new play which was inspired by an article written by a rector’s wife back in the late 1800s called Instruction And Advice For The Young Bride....

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Forget calorie counting, focus on wholesome food

Health and fitness expert DAN SWEENEY says: Read product ingredients and put the focus on benefits of food rather than calorie...

Thursday, 28/08/14 - 8:21am Read More

Juice those toxins out of your system

Una Farrell reveals how she got on following a three-day Juice Detox EVER felt sluggish, lacking energy and tired? Feel...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 8:49am Read More

Four hours sleep? Dream on!

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Forget eight hours a night — according to scientists, some of us need only half that amount. So what other...

Wednesday, 20/08/14 - 3:35pm Read More

Change your make-up when you change your hair colour

LAST week we looked at changing hair colour from dark to light and this week we’re going from brunettte to...

Friday, 15/08/14 - 12:21pm Read More

National Sport

Arsenal in talks for Welbeck

Arsenal are in talks to sign Manchester United and England forward Danny Welbeck, it is understood.The 23-year-old appears set to be given the opportunity to leave Old Trafford as manager Louis van Gaal continues to build a squad he feels...

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Stambouli seals Spurs switch

Tottenham have announced the signing of Benjamin Stambouli from Montpellier.A fee was agreed for Stambouli on Saturday and the 24-year-old...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 6:00pm Read More

Given hopes to keep Grealish in green

Republic of Ireland veteran Shay Given is convinced starlet Jack Grealish is ready to play senior international football now.The 18-year-old...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 5:39pm Read More

Ranger’s borini bid accepted

Harry Redknapp has launched a £10million bid to hijack Sunderland's long-term pursuit of Liverpool striker Fabio Borini.The QPR boss has...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 4:33pm Read More

Munster sign Guinazu as cover for Sherry

Argentina hooker Eusebio Guinazu has signed for Munster on a four-month deal to offset Mike Sherry's long-term shoulder injury.The 32-year-old...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 4:05pm Read More