Tickets are now on sale for 41st Guinness Cork Jazz Festival!

Tickets are now on sale for the the 2018 Guinness Cork Jazz Festival, which takes place over the October Bank Holiday Weekend (October 25 to 29) in Cork City and boasts an exciting line-up of world class jazz greats. The Guinness Cork Jazz Festival line-up features Grammy award-winning Maria Schneider and her orchestra for their first-ever Irish appearance,…

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Opening of Outdoor Gym at Fairfield Park Fairhill by the Lord Mayor Cllr Tony Fitzgerald 15th June 2018

The Lord Mayor Cllr Tony Fitzgerald will today officially open the City’s first outdoor gym at Fairfield Park.( Fairfield Road/Upper Fairhill) The gym was funded by Healthy Ireland Fund, Cork City Council and the HSE. The gym consisting of 15 items of equipment is fully inclusive and suitable for people of all abilities. The equipment…

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Iberia Express Madrid to Cork service to operate twice weekly from Cork Airport

Photo: Gerard McCarthy Photography Fáilte Ireland, in conjunction with partner Tourism Ireland, this weekend welcomed a group of Spanish media, who have landed at Cork Airport with Iberia Express airlines from Madrid to explore Cork and Kerry as part of a promotion of the region as a gateway to the Wild Atlantic Way.   Over the…

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Positive reviews for Asking For It flood in ahead of world premier at The Everyman

The new stage adaptation of Louise O’Neill’s devastating, yet incredible, novel, Asking For It, which shines an unflinching light on the experience of a young woman whose life is changed forever by a horrific act of violence, has been exceedingly well received since its previews at The Everyman.   One night in a small town…

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The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall to visit the English Market, Cork City Hall and Crawford Art Gallery today

HRH The Prince of Wales and HRH, the Duchess of Cornwall will visit Cork’s English Market, and Cork City Hall this morning and the Crawford Art Gallery later tonight for an official dinner celebrating British-Irish ties.   The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Tony Fitzgerald said: “The strong and ever strengthening relationship between both of…

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Details on the music to be played for Royal Visit at Cork City Hall and Crawford Art Gallery

Music at Cork City Hall: Music as guests gather in Concert Hall and as VIPs arrive Strung Strung are a contemporary Irish music ensemble comprising Maria Ryan (violin/vocals), Lucia Mac Partlin (violin), Séan Warren (cello) and Aonghus McCarthy (piano). While undergoing classical training at Cork School of Music, they maintained a participating interest in Irish…

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Ocean Film Festival World Tour makes a splash this autumn! September to October 2018

The Ocean Film Festival World Tour is back for 2018, bringing an evening of inspirational ocean-themed films to more than 35 locations across the UK and Ireland in September and October. This brand-new selection of films features seafaring adventurers rowing treacherous oceans, intrepid surfers riding the world’s biggest waves, and explores our planet’s spectacular hidden…

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