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Cork News

Thousands gather in Cork town to pay tribute to Karen Buckley

Thousands of people are paying their respects to the family of Karen Buckley in Co Cork this evening.The 24-year-old graduate student was murdered in Glasgow earlier this month, having gone missing on a night out.O’Connell’s funeral home in Mallow opened...

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Cork woman claims €500k prize six weeks after finding Euromillions ticket in press

A woman from Cork is half a million euro richer after finding a winning Euromillions ticket in her press, six...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 2:18pm Read More

Gardai issue ATM card warning

A CORK woman has had €600 stolen from her bank account in UK-based transactions, after her card was copied in...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 11:27am Read More

Cork man escapes Nepal disaster by pure chance

A  CLONAKILTY man who is the head of a Kathmandu educational charity has appealed for relief support following the  devastating earthquake...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 11:16am Read More

Set aside tax revenue from multinationals in case of future crisis

25/04/15 Fianna fail leader Michael Martin pictured at the fianna fail ard fheis in the RDS Dublin this eveningÉ Pic Stephen Collins/Collins Photos
PART of the tax revenue from multi-nationals should be set aside in a short-term fund in case of another crisis,...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 11:09am Read More


I’ve been in pain since I was 13, I just have to live with it

ALICE O’CONNOR: “I could have one great day, but mightn’t be able to get out of the bed in the morning with the pain.”
Alice O’Connor spends every day dealing with a condition called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. She tells COLETTE SHERIDAN about her long road to a diagnosis. IMAGINE regularly dislocating your joints and suffering excruciating pain. That’s the lot of 22-year-old Alice O’Connor, a...

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Seasonal game and rhubarb make for a glorious supper

Venison sausage pot
The Weekend Foodie Di Curtin whips up a budget friendly and delicious supper  A FOOD find in Supervalu inspires this...

Monday, 30/03/15 - 12:34pm Read More

You’re a long way from de Lough, boy

CORKMEN IN OZ: From left, Peter Crowley, of Togher, Michael Cahalane, of Glanmire, and Barry Murphy, of Douglas, at the Barangaroo project, which is close to Sydney harbour
While Cork tries to put the wheels in motion for a recovery in its collapsed construction sector, the building business...

Friday, 20/03/15 - 8:05am Read More


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, two extremes of music interviewee. At one end of the spectrum, there are those who affect a wide-eyed wonder when...

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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

Feldman to present his award-winning documentary at UCC

Director  of The Lab, Yotam Feldman
THE maker of an award-winning documentary will travel to Cork next week to present it an Irish screening in UCC. Documentary...

Friday, 27/03/15 - 7:13pm Read More

National News

Hotel offers 50% discount to anyone who rips down NO posters

A Dublin hotel has offered a 50% discount to anyone who arrives at the hotel with a poster supporting a NO vote in the upcoming Marriage Equality Referendum.The Charleville Lodge Hotel in Phibsborough, Dublin posted the offer on its Facebook...

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Stormont rejects same-sex marriage proposal

A proposal to have same-sex marriage legalised in the North has been rejected today.It is the fourth time the divisive...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 4:44pm Read More

GRA president calls for end to direct political control of Garda Síochána

Garda Representative Association president Dermot O’Brien is today calling for an end to direct political control over policing.Some 150 delegates...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 4:09pm Read More

Robinson warns against ‘lynch mob’ approach after Wells resignation

The North's First Minister Peter Robinson has said Jim Wells should not be subjected to a “lynch mob” by critics.The...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 3:57pm Read More

Group calling for ‘No’ vote in Marriage Referendum calls for debate with Taoiseach

A group campaigning for a 'No' vote in the Marriage Equality Referendum is calling on the Taoiseach to take part...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 1:57pm Read More

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Cork Sport

New stars shine in Cork’s semi-final win over Kerry

Aisling Hutchings of Fermoy in action against Cáit Lynch of Kerry yesterday in the Tesco Homegrown NFL semi-final in Dromcollogher. 

Picture: www.AnoisPhotography.com
CORK 0-13 KERRY 0-10 CORK will bid for their ninth Division 1 National League title in a fortnight’s time after an impressive three-point win over Kerry in Dromcollogher yesterday. It will be the Rebels’ eighth successive appearance in the final and their...

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City shouldn’t throw in the Towell just yet

Éamonn Murphy Soccer IN terms of effort and a positive approach, we couldn’t have asked Cork City for any more...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 9:28am Read More

Reality check leaves Rebels reeling

Barry O’Donovan Analysis ANOTHER reality check for this Cork football group and another harsh painful one too. Dublin dictated the...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 9:18am Read More

Resolute Jamie refuses to give in

Jamie Wall v Tipp
A gifted dual player with Cork, Jamie Wall was struck down last summer with a spinal infection which has left...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 12:50pm Read More

Rivalry with Kerry still ‘alive and kicking’ says Walsh

Annie Walsh in action against Kate O'Sullivan of Kerry in round two of the National League in Cloughduv. Picture: Sportsfile
SUNDAY Tesco Homegrown NFL SF: Cork v Kerry Drumcollogher/Broadford (Limerick), 2pm CORK bid to make it into their 11th National...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 12:50pm Read More


Emerald aisle – Cork couples celebrate 55 years of marriage

provision 140415 20 couples celebrate their 'Emerald' 55th Wedding anniversary in Frankfield, Cork yest. details from Phil on 087 2987161 Pic Michael Mac Sweeney/ Provision
MARY HASSETT chats with two Cork couples who recently celebrated 55 years of marriage with 18 other couples at an Emerald wedding anniversary party in Frankfield House IF you thought that 55 years of being together would take the shine...

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Carol Anthony stuns in natural beauty photoshoot

Carol Anthony in natural beauty photoshoot
SARAH HORGAN and her makeover team do a very special nature-inspired photoshoot with Carol Anthony FLUTTERING her bird-like eyelashes for...

Wednesday, 15/04/15 - 4:05pm Read More

“I tried to imagine I wasn’t a prostitute, that men were not leering at me, demanding sex. I wanted to imagine I was a baby again, that I was pure, that it was all a nightmare”

REPRO FREE : Sex Slave woman.
A victim of sex trafficking recalls the harrowing abuse she suffered at the hands of men in Cork, Galway and...

Wednesday, 08/04/15 - 3:32pm Read More

Are you falling victim to beauty sabotage?

Don't let anybody ruin your beauty regime.
  Beautician Emer O’Callaghan advises to watch out for beauty sabotage by friends and family WE are all products of the...

Wednesday, 01/04/15 - 2:44pm Read More

Put a stop to spots

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Not just a teenage thing – acne now affects nearly half of all adult women in Ireland and the UK....

Friday, 27/03/15 - 8:59am Read More

National Sport

New advances in bantz: St Mirren skipper spears teammate

By Larry Ryan, Irish ExaminerSt Mirren captain Steven Thompson threw a spiked pole through teammate John McGinn’s thigh in a fresh twist on classic training-ground japery.Invariably, ex-footballers look back fondly on their careers and assure us the one thing they...

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Republic to play Northern Ireland in closed-doors match

Republic of Ireland will play a closed-doors training match against Northern Ireland at Aviva Stadium on Thursday June 4, it...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 4:13pm Read More

Three things we learned from the Football League Division 1 final

By Peter McNamara 1. Cian O’Sullivan’s revised roleKilmacud Crokes’ Cian O’Sullivan is a pillar of consistency for Dublin.Since arriving on...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 3:20pm Read More

Chris Smalling: Everton match was ‘a massive wake-up call’ for Man United

Chris Smalling hopes Manchester United’s 3-0 defeat to Everton will serve as a “massive wake-up call” to those who felt...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 1:05pm Read More

Sturridge could be out for the rest of the season

Liverpool are again without striker Daniel Sturridge for Tuesday's Premier League trip to Hull and are unsure when he will...

Monday, 27/04/15 - 12:40pm Read More