Cork mother ‘crushed’ as HSE rejects daughter Ava’s application for medical cannabis

The mother of a six year old girl with catastrophic epilepsy has expressed her devastation after the HSE turned down her application for medicinal cannabis for her little Ava, writes Olivia Kelleher. Earlier this week Vera Twomey allowed TV3 News...

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First transatlantic flights from Cork Airport will depart on July 1

CORK’S long-awaited direct transatlantic flights are finally set to take off in July. Norwegian airlines chief executive Bjørn Kjos this morning announced that the new service from Cork to Boston/Providence will begin on July 1, with fares starting from just...

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LATEST: Two men questioned in relation to Fermoy death released without charge

Update 4.10pm: Gardaí investigating the death of a man in Fermoy, Co Cork in the early hours of Wednesday have...

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Tributes to James, a great man of Cork

Cork loses one of its champions as businessman, fundraiser, and family man James O’Sullivan passes away after battle with illness...

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Fermoy truck stop killing: Two men arrested – Iron bar found

NORTH Cork was in shock today after a man was killed and another left in hospital following an attack at...

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New planning permission may be needed for Cork events centre

The developers of Cork’s stalled event centre may have to apply for new planning permission after it emerged that they...

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Judge asks ‘who is running the asylum?’ after hearing man burned car and garden shed ‘to get a buzz’

A pyromaniac caught setting fire to properties in Douglas, Rochestown, and Bishopstown in Cork City has been jailed for six...

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LATEST: Gardaí find iron bar at scene of Fermoy truck stop killing

Update – 12.55pm: The dead man was a Polish native who had been living in the Fermoy area. He and...

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Bomb Disposal Team neutralises two suspected explosive devices in Cork

A Defence Forces Bomb Disposal Team has made safe two suspected explosive devices in Cork. The improvised units were found...

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Events Centre latest: Bigger, better, dearer, later!

CONSTRUCTION could begin on Cork’s long-awaited events centre by September — but only if an extra €12m is given to...

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Cork man ‘didn’t even flinch’ when ex-partner asked ‘Are you actually going to rape me?’, court hears

A Cork man has been found guilty of raping his former partner two months after he sexually assaulted her and...

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400 new homes for Cork dismissed as a drop in the ocean

THE construction of 400 new homes in Cork has been dismissed as a ‘drop in the ocean’ in terms of...

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BAM seeks €12m extra State funding for Cork events centre

BAM, the developer planning to build an events centre in Cork, is poised to ask the Government for at least...

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13-year-old boy missing from Cork found safe and well

Update: Aivaras Miezetis has been located safe and well. Earlier: Gardaí wish to seek the public’s assistance in tracing the...

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Constantly upset, paranoid, anxious – Cork shooting victim on why she and her family need to leave their home

A young woman who was the victim of a shooting last year has spoken out about the vicious abuse she...

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Meningitis victim Gráinne is laid to rest

A UCC student who died suddenly from meningitis last week has been laid to rest. Third-year arts student Gráinne O’Donnell...

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400 new council homes to be built in Cork city

MORE than 400 new houses will be under construction in Cork city by the start of May. A €97 million...

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Massive crane loading operation begins in Cork Harbour

A COMPLEX operation is underway in Cork Harbour to transfer three 1,000-tonne cranes onto a special ship for transport across...

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Work begins on social housing project for older people in Cork city

Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government Simon Coveney TD turned the sod on a reconstruction project which will...

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Man found clinging to his kayak rescued off Cork coast

Youghal RNLI has rescued a man who was found clinging to his kayak this afternoon after he was in the...

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