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....

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AN UNPUBLISHED report commissioned by Cork City Council into its housing system described it as “dysfunctional.”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

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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...

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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...

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Woman dies in three-vehicle collision in west Cork town

The scene of a road traffic accident in Schull in which a woman in her 60s lost her life. Picture: Provision
  A WOMAN in her 60s was killed in a three-vehicle collision in the west Cork town of Schull over...

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Warning as online scammers target Cork rental market

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A MAN was duped into paying a deposit and a month’s rent for a property which didn’t exist in the...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 10:07am Read More

Limerick tops secondary-school league tables

Gaelscoileanna have beaten off stiff competition to secure a place in the top 10 of this year's Sunday Times Parent...

Sunday, 31/08/14 - 11:04am Read More

Elderly woman killed in west Cork crash

A pensioner has been killed in a road traffic accident in west Cork.The woman in her 60s was the driver...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 6:15pm Read More

Katie set for operation as donations hit €60k target

A MOTHER of four is making her little girl’s dream of walking a reality, thanks to the people of Cork....

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 10:12am 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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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Garda to face trial on assault and theft charges

A Dublin-based garda, who denies claims he assaulted a man and stole money from him during an alleged incident last...

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Tributes paid to Irish musician who drowned in Crete

A musician who died along with his partner as he tried to save him from drowning has been remembered as...

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Irish Rail management confident of strike resolution; Unions want pay cuts frozen

Unions at Irish Rail say the only way strike action planned for next Sunday and Monday can be averted is...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 12:51pm Read More

Ice Bucket Challenge becomes biggest social media craze of 2014

It has been confirmed that the Ice Bucket Challenge is the most popular social media craze this year, surpassing No...

Monday, 01/09/14 - 12:42pm Read More

Gardaí investigate Dublin house blast

Gardaí are investigating the circumstances surrounding an explosion at a house in Dublin in the early hours of this morning.The...

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