Cork scoops five in Retail Excellence Ireland’s top 100 stores, from almost 700 entries

We are lovers of retail here at Business Cork and we know that Cork is a top spot for retail. The city centre is full of charm and wonderful places to eat.   Five Cork city centre stores have been selected in Retail Excellence Ireland’s top 100 stores, from almost 700 entries.  It recognises their superior…

MURPHY’S CORK OYSTER AND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL TO PROVIDE ECONOMIC BOOST LOCALLY 

ONE OF IRELAND’S FASTEST GROWING FESTIVALS IS OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED The official launch of the Murphy’s Cork Oyster and Seafood Festival 2019, in association with Failte Ireland and “Taste the Island” will take place today (Friday, 23rd Aug). This is the biggest ever Murphy’s Cork Oyster and Seafood Festival. Murphy’s are the title sponsor for the…

Cork city centre ‘Parklet’ officially opens today offering a sense of tranquility to urban dwellers

The Parklet is the ultimate city centre ‘chillzone’. The Peoples’ Parklet on Douglas St will officially be opened this afternoon, Wednesday, July 24. The project was brought to life following a funding application by the Cork Transport and Mobility Forum (CTMF)  to Cork City Council’s City Centre Placemaking Fund. According to CTMF, the People’s Parklet…

‘Empathy, understanding, active listening, and commitment’ is what Cork Psychotherapist Michael O’Leary promises his clients

Michael O’Leary is a well known Cognitive Behaviour Therapist in a wide area of Cork city and county. He has developed and expanded his practice year on year since he retired from his position as CBT therapist in primary care with the West Cork Mental Health Services, a post he held for the previous four years.…