CORK SUMMER SHOW: A CELEBRATION OF FARMLIFE FOR ALL TO EXPERIENCE & ENJOY

Munster Agricultural Society launch a bumper Cork Summer Show 2018 Food, flower arranging, farming, fashion, drones, music and lots of family fun are on the agenda for this year’s Cork Summer Show, taking place on 16 and 17 June 2018.  Organised annually by the Munster Agricultural Society and supported by Cork County Council, Cork Summer Show…

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La Roche-Posay launches Save Your Skin campaign in partnership with the Irish Cancer Society

Young people are being urged to play safe in the Sun as 30 people are diagnosed with skin cancer daily Businesswoman and well-known mum of two, Pippa O’Connor, today helped launch La Roche-Posay’s Save Your Skin campaign, in partnership with the Irish Cancer Society. The campaign aims to raise awareness of skin cancer prevention through…

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IRISH MEP DRIVES ON “CAR CLOCKING” LEGISLATION ACROSS EU

Cork, 7 May 2018: In recent weeks, the European Parliament approved recommendations for tackling odometer fraud almost unanimously and urged the European Commission to act resolutely against mileage fraud across the EU.  Ireland South MEP Deirdre Clune has been heavily involved in the move to stop ‘car clocking’ through her active role on the Transport &…

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Call on Government to Address Legacy Issues to cut the “Staggering” 65,000 drivers on 3+ learner permits

·      57,565 Learner Permit Drivers in Cork City and County ·      Motorists “spending” hundreds of euro extra each year on driving test no-shows, new permits and extra insurance Despite coming in for criticism on their driving behaviour, figures reveal that Ireland’s youngest drivers on learner permits are in fact the best at fulfilling their driving responsibilities, by…

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An Tanaiste Simon Coveney TD meets with book ambassador Sarah Fitzgerald

Sarah Fitzgerald aged 14 from Kinsale Community School who presented a government submission to An Tanaiste Simon Coveney TD and Senator Tim Lombard around her award winning literacy research promoting children to read books. One of her ten key recommendations includes an Irish book trust scheme where every child aged 6 months in Ireland gets…

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Mackin Consultancy will be running two FREE GDPR Information Sessions

Since the enactment of the Data Protection Act, 1988, and with GDPR coming on-stream from 25th May 2018, the legal obligations and requirements to safeguard personal data have grown. Responsibility covers all functions associated with personal data gathering, storing, accessing, safeguarding and disposal in line with the rules of data protection legislation. Failure to comply can lead to…

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Cork City Hall turns purple for Cornelia de Lange Syndrome (CdLS) Awareness Day on May 12th

The Cornelia de Lange Syndrome (CdLS) foundation UK and Ireland, with the support of Cork City Hall are encouraging the nation of Ireland to turn purple to celebrate CdLS Awareness day on Saturday, May 12th, to help raise awareness about the very rare genetic disorder that affects just 40 people in Ireland. From Left: Fiona…

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