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…

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…

Cork International Hotel to host its first Cork Craft Show – it’s getting us excited for Cork Craft Month!

Cork Craft Month is almost over but there’s yet much more to enjoy, including the Cork International Hotel’s inaugural Cork Craft Show! Craftspeople, calligraphers and upcycle enthusiast will be travelling from all across Ireland to showcase their wares and creations at the fittingly stunning venue. The show will act as the new closing event to…

Port of Cork and Bantry Bay Port Company achieve a combined turnover of €31.5 million in 2017

Photo: Aidan Fleming The Port of Cork Company and Bantry Bay Port Company today announced their combined turnover for 2017, showing a positive increase compared to 2016. Consolidated turnover for the year 2017 amounted to €31.5 million (including €0.54 million Bantry turnover) up from €29.6 million (including €0.21 million Bantry turnover) in 2016. Consolidated profit…

Cork City Council welcomes a 20% increase in the number of passengers using the extended Park and Ride Service

Cork City Council is welcoming a 20% increase in the number of passengers using the extended Park and Ride Service. The increase was recorded in the first three days of the new extended ‘super 7’ service. Since last Thursday when traffic was rerouted in Cork city centre, the Black Ash Park and Ride service (route…

Cork ranks sixth in Income Tax League tables – would or should people in the region pay more?

By Kerrie Collins, Business Talk As a nation we would broadly be in favour of the introduction of a Wealth Tax, as evidenced by the results of the latest instalment of the Taxback.com Taxpayer Sentiment Survey Series 2018. The leading tax refund specialists asked 1,700 taxpayers throughout the country for their views on taxing public wealth.…

Elevate are hosting their inaugural women in business event in the Maryborough Hotel, Cork on the 13th September

Liz Griffin, Deirdre Behan, Maxine Hyde, Yvonne O’ Shaughnessy and Holly Barry committee members,Elevate are hosting their inaugural women in business event in the Maryborough Hotel, Cork on the 13th September. The day will focus theme of work life balance and celebrate women succeeding in the workplace. In a bid to raise much needed funds…