VIDEO: Our wedding will go ahead

Shanakiel couple Evan Murphy and Michael Keogh have their wedding booked for July 2016. Today’s historic vote means their big day will go ahead.    

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Corkman’s plea: Vote for my girl at Eurovision

Gearoid Maguire and Bianca Nicholas
  IRELAND may not have a song in the Eurovision final tonight — but a Corkman is still hoping for a victorious night in Vienna. Gearoid Maguire’s fiancee Bianca Nicholas (pictured together above) is representing the UK in the glamorous...

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Thousands to be spent on cleaning dump

EEjob 20/05/2015
Echo News.
Ronan Bagnall story.
Illegally dumped rubbish and household items at Doman's Wood,  Glenside, Pinecroft, Grange, Cork.
Cllr Deirdre Forde, at the scene.
Picture. Jim Coughlan.
Thousands of euro of taxpayers’s money will be needed to clean up a site behind a housing estate in Grange....

Thursday, 21/05/15 - 1:57pm Read More

Cork loses out on bid for EU Green Capital city tag

Green Capital
CORK has lost out on its bid to be named Europe’s Green Capital city. Leeside was facing off against 11...

Friday, 10/04/15 - 8:27am Read More

Deal struck for free GP care for children under six

Child visiting doctor stock shot
AN agreement has been reached on the provision of free GP care for all children under the age of six....

Thursday, 09/04/15 - 3:07pm Read More

Students enjoy day at the races

CIT students Edel Hanafin, Erika Mackey, Kieran O’Sullivan, Jesca Vickery and Susan O’Donoghue, having fun at the Cork’s Red FM...

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Twenty-five repossession orders a month in Cork courts

THERE was a 115% rise in the number of home repossession cases at Cork Circuit Court last year as the...

Monday, 23/03/15 - 12:42pm Read More

Life Long Learning Festival underway

The Life Long Learning festival begins today, with a week-long schedule of hundreds of free events on offer.One of the...

Monday, 23/03/15 - 12:41pm Read More

Saved by my smile

A WOMAN whose partner was given the option of switching off her life support machine after a brain surgery complication,...

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Lifelong Learning Festival to kick off on Monday

The Life Long Learning Festival will kick off next Monday. With more than 500 free events taking places across the...

Friday, 20/03/15 - 5:29pm Read More

A birthday to remember

Julie with her family  on her 30th birthday
  WOW! columnist JULIE O’LEARY celebrates a milestone birthday with her family and friends I TURNED 30 years old yesterday. I...

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Planning granted for €10m tourist attraction at South Presentation site

RTE's Mary Kennedy and Sr Mary Deane pictured at the launch of ‘Nano Nagle Place’ at The South Presentation Centre, Douglas Street last year.
Pic: Ger McCarthy
PLANNING permission has been granted for a 10m tourist attraction in Cork to preserve the memory of Nano Nagle. The...

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Burglars ransack Cork writer’s Bishopstown home

Pictured is Jim McKeon, in his bedroom after intruders entered and robber his belongings, in Halldene, Bishopstown, Cork.
Picture: Jim Coughlan.
  A WELL-known Cork writer is in a state of shock after his home was ransacked by burglars who took...

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Ruiséal’s gives Catechism book out free with Stephen Fry book

LIAM RUISÉAL on Oliver Plunkett Street is offering a free copy of Bishop Lucey’s Catechism with every copy of Stephen...

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Shane steps up to four marathon challenge

Shane O’Callaghan,Turner’s Cross, warming up at the UCC Mardyke track for his upcoming marathons.
Rookie runner takes on task for Breakthrough Cancer Research HE MAY be a complete rookie when it comes to distance...

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Little Lance wants it all to just go away

John Roycroft believes Lance Armstrong’s BBC interview shows he has no idea of remorse “THE fallout’s been heavy, heavier than...

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Irish Rail apologises as passengers delayed on Dublin train

IRISH Rail customers were left seeing red yesterday as a breakdown outside Newbridge saw passengers on 12 inter-city trains delayed...

Thursday, 15/01/15 - 2:12pm Read More

Capitol redevelopment to create 300 jobs with work to begin this year

WORK could begin before the end of the year on exciting new plans for the half-acre site around the former...

Thursday, 15/01/15 - 8:41am Read More

Your pictures of the Cork snow

@CorksRedFM @Corks96FM @CorkEveningEcho fresh morning in Rochestown #fresh #sunrise #snow — Edwin Mccarthy (@edwinmac) January 14, 2015 Watergrasshill this...

Wednesday, 14/01/15 - 11:38am Read More

Look what vandals did to kids’ skate ramp

Part of the skate park in Tory Top road closed because of fire damage 
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
VANDALISM which resulted in €5,000 worth of damage to a Ballyphehane park has been condemned as “mindless” by a local city councillor....

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