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Gurranabraher Credit Union donates iPads to help literacy and numeracy at Scoil Padre Pio, Churchfield

Students Alex Sheehan, Taylor Byrne, Cristiano Hodak , Alannah Bullman with Michael O’Connell Deputy Chairman Gurranabraher Credit Union, Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Joe Kavanagh , Lady Mayoress Stephanie Kavanagh and Ken Foley Principal Scoil Padre Pio, Gurranabraher Credit Union donates iPads to help literacy and numeracy at Scoil Padre Pio, Churchfield. Pictures Gerard McCarthy…

Cork company Aspira opens two overseas offices as it announces 30 high-level jobs

Cork company Aspira opens two overseas offices as it announces 30 high-level jobs 10 November 2020: Aspira, the Irish-owned consulting and technology specialists, today announced the opening of its Asia-Pacific regional headquarters in Malaysia and the expansion of its mainland European operations with the opening of its second office in The Netherlands. The company also…

COUNTY MAYOR INVITES 4TH CLASS STUDENTS TO DESIGN POSTCARDS TO MARK “A REAL CORK CHRISTMAS”

Eight designs will be chosen to be sent around the world with a message from home Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Mary Linehan Foley, is inviting 4th class primary school children from across the county to design special postcards and show what A Real Cork Christmas means to them. Eight winning designs, one…

How the science of light is aiding cancer diagnoses and lung function in premature babies

The first episode of RTE’s 10 Things to Know About new series, which aired last night (Monday), featured important research into the science of light that is being undertaken in Cork at SFI’s Irish Photonics Integrated Centre (IPIC) based at Tyndall National Institute. Cork scientist Kathriona Devereux found out how the power of light (bioluminescence)…

Irish Luxury Travel scoops Ireland’s Leading Tour Operator 2020 at the World Travel Awards

Ireland Luxury Travel are delighted to have been awarded Ireland’s Leading Tour Operator 2020 at the World Travel Awards on Monday 2nd November. The awards ceremony, which took place virtually, acknowledged, rewarded and celebrated excellence across all key sectors of the travel, tourism and hospitality industries. Every year, the nominees are selected on a worldwide…

Important information regarding COVID Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS) from AG Associates

The recent Budget saw the announcement of the COVID Restrictions Support Scheme (CRSS), a welcome initiative to assist businesses that are closed because of COVID-19 restrictions. Finance Bill 2020 has now been published, together with Revenue guidance notes on the new scheme and, while the legislation is still subject to amendment this gives a clearer…

Minister McEntee thanks Garda trainees and instructors deployed today to combat COVID-19

–          260 Garda trainees and instructors/tutors being released to front-line policing   The Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee TD, has thanked the total of 260 Garda trainees and instructors being deployed today from the Garda College in Templemore as part of the national policing plan to support the public health guidelines to suppress the spread of…

Nourish to Flourish is the Elite way to live

An award-winning Kilkenny blogger and nutritionist has launched a new campaign to encourage healthy eating and help boost people’s immune system during the lockdown. Laura Warren of Elite Living Health & Nutrition was recently named Health & Nutrition Influencer of the Year (Ireland) at the prestigious Global Health & Pharmaceutical Awards 2020. Laura will be presented with…

Important update on Cork City Council services during Level 5 restrictions

Cork City Council wants to support the health and wellbeing of everyone in our city, therefore we are temporarily changing the way in which we deliver our services.   Public offices: Cork City Council continues to provide essential public services. In line with current public health guidelines, public offices will remain open on an appointment…