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Cork News

Garda injured in high speed chase

The damaged garda motorcycle on the Cork to Mallow road just before Rathduff.
Picture: Jim Coughlan
Two men are in custody after a high speed chase in which a garda was knocked off his motorcycle. The chase got underway after 8am this morning after gardai got a call about a white Peugeot van being seen acting...

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Hopes that some of 25 at-risk Healys Blue Bin jobs can be saved

It is hoped that some of the 25 jobs at a waste management firm in Cork will be saved.Workers at...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 10:40am Read More

Motorcycle garda injured as 20 officers give chase to stolen van in Cork

A motorcycle Garda has been injured in the course of a high-speed chase of a stolen van in Cork.Over 20...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 10:08am Read More

‘High-speed chase’ underway in Cork; garda injured

There are reports of a high-speed chase underway in Cork, and that a garda has been injured after he came...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 9:37am Read More

Blue Bin job loss site sit-in

WORKERS of Healy Blue Bin were this morning seeking a meeting with the liquidator of the company after a sit...

Thursday, 17/04/14 - 12:03pm Read More


Spidey sequel spins a web of delight

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Movie review by Gareth Naughton  The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Nationwide April 16, Cert: 12A 4 stars out of 5 THE rebooted Spider-Man franchise got a rough ride when it launched a couple of years ago. ‘Too soon’, the geeks cried,...

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We envy celebs like Peaches, but give me humdrum life any time

Peaches Geldof as new face of Peacock's Breast Cancer Awareness range
AILIN QUINLAN on the latest tragedy to rock the Geldof family OVER the years I’ve been deeply fond of —...

Saturday, 12/04/14 - 10:19am Read More

Brits are our friends next door, we don’t need all this palaver!

Cathal McCarthy says the pomp around the presidential visit to the UK this week was unnecessary AT the end of...

Friday, 11/04/14 - 11:43am Read More

National News

Stolen vehicle rammed garda van in Cork city centre before high-speed chase

A motorcycle Garda has been injured and a Garda van has been rammed in the course of a chase in Cork this morning.Gardaí in the city spotted a van that had been stolen yesterday and which they believe was later...

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One third of racist incidents ‘taking place in work or school’

Sixty-seven incidents of racism have been reported in the first three months of the year, with students and workers the...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 8:29am Read More

Missing Dublin teenager Cheyenne found safe and well

A teenager reported missing in Dublin has been found.An alert was issued last night over the whereabouts of 15-year-old Cheyenne...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 8:23am Read More

Limerick man’s remains to come home after workplace accident in Canada

A Limerick man's remains are expected to be brought home in the coming days after he died in hospital in...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 8:21am Read More

Young boy and mother seriously hurt in two-car crash

A young boy and his mother have been seriously injured in a two-car crash in Co Laois.The accident happened on...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 7:57am Read More

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Cork Sport

Caulfield: We need to stay in touch with pacesetters

Cork City pic 1
  CORK City are eager to get back to winning ways at Turner’s Cross tonight after last week’s 1-1 draw with Sligo Rovers, to maintain their title challenge before the leading contenders break away from the pack. It’s shaping up...

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Dublin defeat was only a setback if Cork don’t adapt from here

Cork v Dubs
  Barry O’Donovan  EVERY county had their shocker at some stage. Kerry got an eye-opener in Tralee from Cork. Tyrone...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 11:17am Read More

The U21 production line is in gear

Cork u21s
  CORK head up the U21 football roll of honour with 11 titles, one more than Kerry, though the bulk...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 11:16am Read More

It’s a must-win fixture at Turner’s Cross

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Barbara O’Connell EVEN though we are only six games into the new season tonight’s game against Drogheda United feels as...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 11:15am Read More

Julia is the White choice

Julia White
  A talented Douglas dual star was recognised with the Evening Echo Ladies Sport Star Award for March at the...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 11:14am Read More



Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin remain friends after their 'conscious uncoupling'
Family psychologist COLM O’CONNOR on why we have replaced Gods with celebrities famous for no reason   IN ancient times, people looked to the Gods for inspiration.  Whether in ancient Greece, pre-Christian Rome, or in Celtic Ireland, people had their...

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Look this hot for just 31 euro!

This printed maxi kaftan from Penneys is 16 euro, worn over a tie-dye crochet bikini at 7 euro, with T-Bar sandals at 5 euro and earrings at 3 euro.
Fashion by Emma Connolly THE Easter school holidays traditionally marks the start of the package holiday exodus so lots of...

Monday, 07/04/14 - 12:20pm Read More

Bra-vo for Wendy’s business

NICKY SULLIVAN chats to Corkwoman Wendy Moore, who has invented a personal bra measurement device called ‘Maureen’ WENDY Moore is...

Wednesday, 19/03/14 - 11:10am Read More


Lord Mayor Cllr Catherine Clancy models outfits in City Hall. Pic: WeeRedBike
  SARAH HORGAN chats to Cork’s Lord Mayor about the style that has garnered her plenty of attention during her...

Wednesday, 12/03/14 - 12:24pm Read More


Lupita Nyong'o attends the Oscars at Hollywood & Highland Center Pic:  Getty Images
  KEVIN LONG on the red carpet winners and losers at this year’s Oscars THE Oscars is a melting pot...

Wednesday, 05/03/14 - 12:47pm Read More

National Sport

Sturridge to miss Carrow Road trip

Daniel Sturridge is likely to miss table-topping Liverpool's trip to Norwich on Sunday.The striker was forced off with a hamstring problem during the Reds' 3-2 win over Manchester City last weekend and, although manager Brendan Rodgers will give him every...

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Martinez: Moyes will get warm welcome from Everton fans

Roberto Martinez expects David Moyes to receive a warm welcome from Everton fans when he returns to Goodison Park for...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 10:53am Read More

Record-breaking €100m Bale fee ‘was not enough’: Sherwood

Tottenham got a world-record fee for Gareth Bale but head coach Tim Sherwood cannot help feeling they were short-changed.After a...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 8:16am Read More

Metatarsal blow for Neymar

Barcelona forward Neymar has been ruled out for four weeks with a left foot injury, the club have confirmed.The 22-year-old...

Thursday, 17/04/14 - 10:06pm Read More

Browne calls time on 23-year inter-county career

Waterford hurler Tony Browne has announced his inter-county retirement.After an incredible 23-year inter-county career that spanned three decades, the 41-year-old...

Thursday, 17/04/14 - 7:30pm Read More