The Metropole Hotel is where it’s at for the Cork Gourmet Trail and Cork Oyster and Seafood Festival!

The hugely popular Cork Gourmet Trail, which takes place on Saturday September 22, has been officially launched! The day will start at noon with a drinks reception at the newly refurbished Met Bar at the Metropole Hotel, before taking off on a culinary tour of Cork, taking in some of Cork’s best restaurants. Some of…

OPEN INVITATION TO COMMUNITY DAY AT CRANN CENTRE (Cork)

L-R back row Pauline O’Neill, Ciara O’Neill, Orla Christian, L-R front row Cathal O’Neill, Michael Barry Photograph ©Crann Centre Action-packed Community Day for those with disabilities and their families at Crann Centre, Ballincollig Cork, 29 August 2018: Supporting those affected by Spina bifida, hydrocephalus and neuromuscular conditions, Crann Centre is hosting a community day on…

Historic Properties in Elizabeth Fort to be launched as tourist lettings

Cork City Council, in conjunction with the Irish Landmark Trust, is  carrying out a restoration project on two former barrack houses in Elizabeth Fort, with a view to launching them as short-term, self-catering tourist letting properties early next spring. The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Mick Finn yesterday visited Elizabeth Fort to view the progress…

Angela O’Leary, AG Associates Accountants: 5 popular payroll questions for start-ups answered

Angela O’Leary, AG Associates Accountants: 5 popular payroll questions for start-ups answered Our feature last month was about PAYE Modernisation, the real-time world payroll reporting that employers will change over to, commencing January 1, 2019. Since then, we have received a number of payroll-related questions, particularly from start-ups. Payroll is a complex accounting function. There…

Cork Airport Hotel only hotel in Cork to be nominated for Business Hotel of the Year at Gold Medal Awards

The Cork Airport Hotel has been nominated for Ireland’s Best Business Hotel at the 2018 Gold Medal Awards, which are Ireland’s premium hotel and catering awards. The Cork Airport Hotel is the only hotel in Cork to be nominated in this category! The Gold Medal Awards are now in their thirtieth year and are recognised…

Jim Daly TD visited Clúid Housing’s Older Person’s scheme in Mill Court, Bandon

Minister Daly is pictured with, Clúid tenant. Photo: Gerard McCarthy Photography Minister of State at the Department of Health with special responsibility for Mental Health and Older People, Cork South West, Jim Daly TD, visited Clúid Housing’s Older Person’s scheme in Mill Court, Bandon, Cork, to see first-hand the benefits of developing purpose-built supported housing…