FOUR INNOVATIVE IGNITE START-UPS IN RECRUITMENT DRIVE WITH OVER 25 JOB ROLES AVAILABLE

IGNITE part of University College Cork (UCC) Innovation today announced four innovative IGNITE start-ups are currently recruiting with over 25 job roles available in sales, marketing, business development, software and customer service. The four starts-ups, Trustap, Ecanvasser, LegitFit and Peckish, have all emerged from the IGNITE start-up incubation programme at UCC. Trustap has developed a…

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Minister of State with responsibility for Local Government & Planning Peter Burke T.D. visited Cork City Council’s “right-sizing” housing projects

Minister of State with responsibility for Local Government & Planning Peter Burke T.D. visited Cork City Council’s “right-sizing” housing projects, Springville House and Arus Mhuire.  The projects, aimed at older adults wishing to right-size their accommodation requirements are innovative and sustainable developments, which will help contribute to alleviating pent up demand for housing in the…

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Clonakilty App announced for the West Cork town

The much anticipated Xplore Clonakilty app today launched in the West Cork town at The Waterfront, with Clonakilty Chamber of Commerce Chairperson Orla O’Donovan, local retailers Oonagh Croke and Michelle Mitton and Mayor of Clonakilty Anthony McDermott. As Clonakilty welcomes tourists in their numbers, the new app is set to enhance the visitor experience. Designed on the…

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Cobh & Harbour Chamber and the Port of Cork to Hold Joint Virtual Workshop on Cruise Tourism

Calling all local tourism providers and attractions! Attend this workshop to learn how you can be part of Cruise Tourism when it returns in 2022   On Thursday 15th July, Cobh and Harbour Chamber and the Port of Cork will jointly host an online cruise tourism workshop. The workshop is aimed at local tourist attractions…

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Further Education & Training critical to inclusive tertiary education and pandemic recovery Education & Training Boards “ready, willing and agile” as Minister launches Vison papers

  Further and higher education, along with research and innovation will be key to our country’s recovery from COVID-19 according to Niall Collins, Minister of State with responsibility for Skills and Further Education. Launching, by video, the official publication of the ‘Vision for Tertiary Education’ and ‘FET College of the Future’ papers developed by Education & Training…

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Launch of “Plus ca change: the woven history of Douglas” in the newly re-opened and refurbished Douglas Library

Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Colm Kelleher launches an artwork in textiles by Anne Kiely and Carmel Creaner called ‘Plus ca change: the woven history of Douglas’ in the newly re-opened and refurbished Douglas Library. Made over a seven-month period, this work is a response to stories collected from the community of Douglas based on the history of…

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ZENITH ENERGY AND EI-H2 ANNOUNCE JOINT VENTURE FOR GREEN ENERGY FACILITY AT BANTRY BAY

Zenith Energy and EI-H2 have announced plans for a joint venture to develop a 3.2 gigawatt (GW) green energy facility at Bantry Bay to produce green hydrogen and green ammonia. The project will involve the engagement of key stakeholders in conducting a detailed feasibility study to explore the project’s full potential.   The new facility,…

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CORK CONNECT GET IN GEAR TO LINK CORK NORTHSIDE & LITTLE ISLAND WITH FIRST-EVER BUS SERVICE -Travel Free on ‘Cork Connect- Route 210’ For The Month Of July –

‘I want to take you to the island’ are no doubt Paul Brady lyrics which will be heard on Route 210!  It was with great excitement that the residents and commuters of Cork’s Little Island – City Centre -Northside corridor welcomed the news of the first-ever bus route to service their area.  Commencing Wednesday 7th July, Cork…

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Announcing… The Everyman Outdoors at Elizabeth Fort

For the very first time, The Everyman is swapping the walls of their beautiful Victorian Theatre, for the ancient walls of Elizabeth Fort, Barrack Street, Cork. The Everyman Outdoors, presented in association with Cork City Council, will bring the vibrant energy of The Everyman outside into the historic heart of the city. Across five weekends in July and August, The Everyman will bring you Cork’s finest comedy,…

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