Boy in critical condition after fall from horse in Co Cork

By Eoin EnglishA teenage boy is fighting for his life after he was thrown from a horse in to a swollen river on the outskirts of Cork city this evening.The alarm was raised around 6.30pm after the incident in the...

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Changing Martin’s life with €10,000

Martin Coleman and his wife Karen at their home in Whitegate.
Picture: David Keane.
THE wonders of hi-tech technology combined with the help of an entire community will give one east Cork man with motor neurone disease (MND) a new lease of life. Martin Coleman was diagnosed with MND in April 2011 and his...

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Two concerts each year for revamped Páirc Uí Chaoimh

Peter Aiken
CONCERT promoter Peter Aiken said he expects to see one or two major concerts each year in the redeveloped Páirc...

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Universal Social Charge must be cut again in next budget says TD

Michael McCarthy
The “punitive” Universal Social Charge must be reduced again in the next Budget, the Labour conference in Killarney heard this morning....

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Communion outfits at charity sale

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Around 300 Communion outfits for boys and girls will be on sale Sunday as part of an initiative to help families struggling...

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Four machete attacks in city

  A MAN had his life threatened and two others have been treated in hospital after four separate machete attacks...

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Graduates told to write own script to succeed

  GRADUATES were urged to write the scripts for their own success at a ceremony in University College Cork (UCC)....

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Anglesea Street office to oversee garda reforms

A NEW office to oversee garda reforms in the southern region is being set up as part of a raft...

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Fire at Showgrounds

SIX units of Cork City Fire Brigade have been called out to a fire at the old Showgrounds on the...

Thursday, 26/02/15 - 3:34pm Read More

Transatlantic flights on way to Cork Airport

CORK Airport chiefs are in serious discussions with American and Canadian airlines to finally make Cork Transatlantic flights a reality....

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Mount Mercy top class entrepreneurs

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MOUNT Mercy College, Model Farm Road, scooped a top prize at yesterday’s Make-A-Wish Ireland’s Kids4WishKids Schools Entrepreneurship Awards 2015. The...

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The weighting is over for Veronica

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  WITH the eighth series of Operation Transformation drawing to a close tonight, Dunmanway leader Veronica Horgan has much to...

Thursday, 26/02/15 - 10:37am Read More

Apple set to expand in Cork

GLOBAL giant Apple is set to significantly expand  its Cork operation, growing  from 4,000 to a possible 8,000 employees by...

Thursday, 26/02/15 - 10:26am Read More

Cantillon wants to be biggest loser to help local charities

ERNEST Cantillon is set to become Cork’s biggest loser to help local charities – and win a betAfter a series...

Thursday, 26/02/15 - 10:25am Read More

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to serious assault in Cork suburb

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to a serious assault in Douglas, Cork.The incident happened last Sunday morning, between 1.30 and...

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Keg was used to try to break jewellers window

WOULD-BE burglars tried to break into one of Cork’s best known jewellers, but failed because of the super strength of...

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Cork doc says fry-up is key to losing weight

CREAM in your coffee and a fry for breakfast is they key to sustainable weight loss, says a Bishopstown doctor....

Wednesday, 25/02/15 - 3:08pm Read More

Ballyvolane Fire Unit honoured for horse rescue

  A Cork city fire brigade unit were honoured for their role in a heroic animal rescue. The firefighters of...

Wednesday, 25/02/15 - 10:53am Read More

Only one family rent allowance property available in city

THERE is just one property currently available in Cork city suitable for a family on rent allowance — a three-...

Tuesday, 24/02/15 - 2:42pm Read More

Cork ministers to fly flag on foreign shores for Patrick’s Day

ALL four Cork Ministers will be donning the green jersey and flying the Irish flag abroad on official visits across...

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