Cork Airport wins national award for its charity fundraisers

Photo: Maxwell Photography Cork Airport’s Charity of the Year programme has won the Social Good – Corporate award at the Ireland Chapter of Project Management Institute’s (PMI) prestigious National Project Awards 2018. The announcement was made at the black-tie gala dinner at the offices of headline sponsor PwC on Spencer Dock, Dublin. The Social Good – Corporate 2018 award,…

Davis College Student wins trip of a lifetime to Brussels as part of prestigious European Parliament Ambassador School Programme

There was a rapturous welcome awaiting transition year student Emily Noonan Keane, who recently returned from a three-day trip to Brussels, where she and a group of her peers took part in the prestigious European Parliament Ambassador School Programme. Emily, a student of Gaelcholáiste Dáibhís in Mallow, became involved in the initiative after entering a competition…

Fianna Fáil Councillor Padraig O’Sullivan seriously concerned following recent application for waste facility on Little Island

I am gravely concerned at a fresh planning application to Cork County Council for a Waste Transfer and Recycling Facility from Country Clean Recycling. The proposed site for this facility at Courtstown Industrial Estate on Little Island is, in my opinion, wholly unsuitable, as the area is already zoned for future residential development. I’m also…

Homeowners advise to take precautions before Ireland’s alphabet of storms begin

As Storm Diana rolls in, Insuremyhouse.ie are warning homeowners around the country to take two crucial steps to ensure they are protected: Ensure home insurance policies are in date. Take necessary action to protect homes from adverse weather. The experts at insuremyhouse.ie say that homes across the country have taken a battering in the last 12 months from notable…

Cork Business Association and Cork City Council encourage people to shop in Cork City this Christmas by giving them the gift of free evening weekend parking!

Nothing quite beats the festive atmosphere of shopping and socialising in Cork City, and now there’s another great excuse to head into the centre! The people of Cork are being given the gift of free parking! Cork City Council and the Cork Business Association have launched a free parking initiative that will run after 5pm…

Cork Business Association and Cork City Council launch plans to promote shopping in Cork City

The Cork Business Association (CBA) together with Cork City Council have launched new retail social media channels to promote shopping in Cork City, offering an opportunity for retailers to work collectively to drive footfall to the city centre. The Cork City Shopping channels on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter will highlight the city’s fantastic range of…