‘No evidence on Forde social housing claim’

AN immigrant support organisation has said there was no evidence that foreign nationals are more likely to get social housing before “indigenous people”. The Irish Immigrant Support Centre (NASC), based in Cork city, has responded to suggestions by Fine Gael...

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Larger cruise liners set to visit Cobh

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SOME of the world’s largest cruise liners are set to become regular visitors to Cobh in the coming years. The Port of Cork is awaiting a planning decision this week on new mooring posts at the Cobh Cruise Terminal that...

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Cork public urged to go green for City FC decider

Cork City FC mascot, Corky, joins staff of SoHo and supporters as they prepare for a ‘green day’ and breakfast special ahead of Friday’s league clash against Dundalk FC. Picture: Eddie O’Hare
ALL of Cork is being urged to wear green this Friday to show their support for Cork City FC in...

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Wilton house fire victim Evan to be laid to rest

A LARGE crowd is expected to attend the funeral of Wilton teenager Evan Kidney, who died tragically in a fire...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 8:49am Read More

Puppy may find his own way out of mineshaft, say rescuers

Efforts to rescue a puppy from a mineshaft in Co Cork will resume this afternoon.On Sunday, a dog owner got...

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Officials call for lights at Carrigaline roundabout

COUNTY Hall officials have insisted that traffic lights are required on the Shannonpark Roundabout outside Carrigaline because a full upgrade...

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Tributes flood in for beloved Evan

TRIBUTES have poured in for popular teenager Evan Kidney who was killed tragically in a chip pan fire in his...

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Have more kids to get council house

CORK County Council’s housing allocation policy is sending a message to mothers — “have as many children as you can...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 9:40am Read More

Chief Supt: Community must react to heroin use in Cork

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HEROIN use has taken a foothold in Cork and requires a response from the entire community to stop it, the...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 8:56am Read More

Delays on the South Ring Road

Gardaí were at the scene of a traffic accident this morning which saw a vehicle overturn in the South Ring...

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VIDEO: A seven-hour armed siege ends peacefully in Cork

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A near seven-hour armed siege has ended peacefully after an 89-year-old man walked out of his home, after a shot...

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Beagle puppy stuck down Cork mine shaft; three siblings rescued

Efforts are expected to resume soon in Cork to rescue a beagle puppy that fell down a mine shaft.The puppy...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 7:43am Read More

Accused repeatedly rang 999 for an hour

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  EMERGENCY calls to the 999 number were made repeatedly for an hour by a Carrigaline man — and when...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 2:14pm Read More

Council tenants feeling pressure as rents rise

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RISING rents are putting an increasing pressure on low-income tenants who are in receipt of rent supplement and have to...

Monday, 20/10/14 - 12:06pm Read More

Neighbours rally around family of Cork teen killed in house fire

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A TALENTED soccer player who was full of life and always had a smile — that’s how Wilton teenager Evan...

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Cllr Fitzgerald: Tackling heroin use has to be a major JPC priority

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TACKLING heroin use in Cork city will continue to be a priority for the new Joint Policing Committee who meet...

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1,000-strong protest in city centre urges non-payment of water charges

Some of the 1,000 plus protesters on Patrick Street during the Water Charges Protest march on Saturday. Picture: Howard Crowdy
TRAFFIC on Patrick Street ground to a standstill on Saturday afternoon as upwards of 1,000 people marched in protest against...

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Gardaí name teenager killed in Cork house fire

Investigations are continuing into a fatal fire at a house in Cork city yesterday afternoon in which a 17-year-old boy...

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17-year-old dies in Cork house fire

A 17-year-old youth has died following a fire at a house in Co Cork.It happened in Elmvale in Wilton at...

Sunday, 19/10/14 - 6:10pm Read More

Ebola fears of Cork ambulance crews

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WORRIED Cork paramedics say they have not been given adequate training for dealing with suspected ebola cases. They have raised...

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