Ó Crualaoí Butchers & Delicatessen spice up Christmas with their award-winning Spiced Beef

Christmas is a time for carol singing, decorating, and all of our favourite traditional festive foods. While spiced beef is often a Christmas favourite, Corkonians will know that popular spiced meat is available all year round. Ó Crualaoi Butchers, based in Ballincollig, Fermoy and Wilton are renowned for their spiced beef, born of a recipe…

Cork Airport to welcome 149,000 passengers over the festive season

Approximately 149,000 passengers are expected to travel through Cork Airport this Christmas and New Year, with Friday, December 21 the busiest day for arrivals. The numbers forecasted to arrive and depart at Ireland’s second largest and best-connected international airport over the Christmas and New Year period are up 3.5% compared with the same time last year.…

‘Tis the season to shop, dine and entertain in Cork City!

Fiona Lemasney and Jenny Geary do their Christmas Shopping during The Cork City free parking period. Photo: Gerard McCarthy Photography Nothing says Christmas quite like Cork City Centre and in an effort to spread the good word, Cork Business Association and Cork City Council have launched a Christmas shopping marketing campaign to drive footfall into…

Liadh Ní Riada MEP – ‘Cork factory must take heed of local concerns’

Sinn Féín MEP Liadh Ní Riada has called for an independent environmental report to be commissioned on a plastics factory in West Cork. The Ireland South MEP was speaking after An Bord Pleanála approved planning permission for a plastics factory near Skibbereen. “The national authorities and the company behind the factory needed to take steps…

Shop ‘N’ Drop – Cork City Centre’s very own Christmas shopping valet service

Breakthrough Cancer Research is delighted to announce that Cork City Centre’s very own Shop ‘N’ Drop Christmas Shopping Valet Service will begin this Saturday. Shoppers will be able to leave their shopping bags at the secure Shop ‘N’ Drop, so they can enjoy all the city has to offer during the festive season – bag free! Located at 1-2…

Spearline acknowledged with award for all they do for West Cork

Spearline Risk & Compliance is an Irish software company offering organisations a unique GDPR-specific software solution, which enables them to easily navigate new EU regulations for data protection compliance. This innovative software solution is as easy to use as it is to implement and it is the customer-focused business ethos of the company that makes…

40 Christmas trees and 60,000 Christmas lights adorn Cork City this Christmas

Cork City Council has installed over 40 Christmas trees this year, all peppered around the city centre and suburbs to celebrate its brightest Christmas yet! St Patrick’s Street has seen an increase of 5,000 lights – we now have 60,000 lights twinkling across the city. While Glow – A Cork Christmas Celebration will shine bright…