Blocking water contractors ‘unacceptable’, says Minister

Government Ministers have strongly criticised a number of protests against the installation of water meters. Residents in Togher, Co Cork started the demonstrations earlier this week by blocking metering in the Ashbrook Estate.The protests last night spread to Raheny in...

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Cork residents stop Irish Water work

Residents of a Cork housing estate are in a stand-off with Irish Water workers.Gardaí were at the scene this afternoon at the Ashbrook Estate in Togher as angry residents, including members of the Campaign Against Home and and Water Taxes,...

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Shock at Swiss hiking tragedy

A YOUNG Cork man has died tragically after a fall while hiking in the Swiss Alps. The Ballinlough community is...

Tuesday, 22/04/14 - 12:08pm Read More

Irish Water to pump €84m into harbour

THE practice of pumping billions of gallons of untreated waste water into Cork Harbour is to come to an end...

Monday, 21/04/14 - 12:50pm Read More

Boy, 6, dies three days after Cork hit-and-run

A six-year-old boy injured in a hit-and-run in East Cork on Wednesday has lost his fight for life at Cork...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 6:00pm Read More

Warning to priests after theft attempt

GARDAÍ are warning priests and parish councils not to leave Easter offerings in churches after a suspected burglar was disturbed...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 9:04am Read More

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Hero garda praised after terror chase

A CORK motorcycle garda is recovering in hospital today after suffering serious back injuries when he was struck by a...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 9:03am Read More

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Some Blue Bin jobs are saved

THE sit in by workers at Healy’s Blue Bin has ended after Cork waste company Country Clean took over the...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 9:02am Read More

Two held following Cork drug seizure

Two people have been arrested in Cork city following the seizure of cocaine with an estimated street value of €40,000.A...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 7:32pm Read More

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...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 10:46am 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

Vigil for boy struck by car in East Cork

THE seven-year-old boy knocked down in a hit and run accident near Youghal while playing near his home was still...

Thursday, 17/04/14 - 12:00pm Read More

‘I’ve been driven out of my home by jail works’

A CORK woman who is recovering from cancer says she is being forced out of her home by the noise...

Wednesday, 16/04/14 - 12:14pm Read More

PICTURES: Emergency services fight blaze in Cork city

Emergency services are attending the scene of a fire in Cork.Three units of the fire brigade were called to a...

Monday, 14/04/14 - 11:52am Read More

Four saved as boat runs aground in Cork

Four people have been rescued after their boat ran aground in Co Cork last night. Crosshaven lifeboat launched shortly after...

Sunday, 13/04/14 - 1:12pm Read More

Growing concern at heroin use in Cork

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A call has been made for an aggressive campaign to tackle the use of heroin on our streets. The call...

Friday, 11/04/14 - 12:25pm Read More

Prison dog recovers after eating drugs thrown over wall

A Cork Prison patrol dog is recovering after it ate a packet of drugs that was thrown over the prison...

Friday, 11/04/14 - 12:25pm Read More

Boots Ireland to open new Carrigaline store

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  Pharmacy chain Boots will open a new store in Carrigaline as part of a further expansion into Ireland.  A total...

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