Cork Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus announce first ever fundraising charity ball!

Cork Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus are announcing their first ever Fundraiser Charity Ball to celebrating 35 years of service; the Shine Bright for Spina Bifida Charity Glitter Ball! Venue: Rochestown Park Hotel When: Saturday October 20, 2018. Tickets: €75 each or table of 10 for €700. MC: Cllr Ken O’Flynn and Red FM’s Brenda Dennehy. Cork Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association is a small local association looking…

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Network Cork Awards celebrates women in business

The Network Ireland Cork Branch recently announced the winners of the Cork Businesswoman of the Year awards in the Fota Island Resort. Six individual awards were presented to outstanding female business leaders in Cork at the gala ceremony in their respective categories. Irene Twohig of Educogym was crowned overall Cork Businesswoman of the Year 2018, with the judges commending…

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National survey reports over one-third of Irish businesses lack a digital marketing strategy

Over one third of Irish businesses do not have a digital marketing strategy, according to new findings released by leading Irish communications agency, Springboard PR & Marketing. A further 22 percent of respondents also admit that they are unaware if their organisation even has a digital marketing strategy! The national index survey of over 400…

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Minister for Data Protection Pat Breen TD visits Spearline Data Protection on the launch of their new GDPR software solution

Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection, Pat Breen TD, visited Spearline HQ in Skibbereen today, Friday 11 May on the official launch of their new GDPR operational compliance software solution ‘Spearline Data Protection’. This software was developed in West Cork by a fleet of legal, product and…

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Cork City Councillors vote to give planning permission to the €6 million Morrison’s Island public realm and flood defence plans

Cork City Councillors tonight voted to give Part 8 planning permission to the €6 million public realm and flood defence plans for Morrison’s Island which will remove 80% of the flood threat in the city centre. Councillors voted  22 to 6 in favour of the proposed scheme. Lord Mayor, Cllr Tony Fitzgerald said: “This scheme…

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Putting Cork on the map – Visit Cork Takes to the Road

Visit Cork, the governing organisation for leisure and business tourism, has been very active in promoting Cork as a destination for visitors and is now taking to the road to host a series of Open Roadshows on the 23rd and 24th May in Cork City, West Cork, North Cork and East Cork. Seamus Heaney, Head of Visit Cork and Ursula Morrish, Destination Manager, Visit Cork With four events in two days, the aim…

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The European Parliament are consulting with young people from all over Ireland about what they want from the Future of Europe

The European Parliament are consulting with young people from all over Ireland about what they want from the Future of Europe to feed in to the European Youth event in Strasbourg on 1-2 June when 10,000 young people from across the continent will gather to discuss, debate and share ideas. [envira-gallery id=”18145″] Photography By: Gerard…

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