Five Cork city centre streets to be transformed into winter outdoor dining destinations thanks to Failte Ireland funding

Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Colm Kelleher has welcomed € 1.3 million in funding under Fáilte Ireland’s Weatherproofing & Dining Enhancement Scheme which will “bolster the city’s growing reputation as a destination for outdoor dining and hospitality and improve the vibrancy of the city centre experience for residents and tourists”. New bespoke weatherproofing infrastructure –…

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Minister O’Brien launches a New National Pilot Community Volunteers Programme

    Initially running in seven counties with ten Volunteer Centres Pilot programme is built on lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic Designed to ensure that communities are better placed to respond quickly and effectively Joe O’Brien TD Minster of State with responsibility for Community Development and Charities, today (14th September), launched a new National Pilot Community Volunteers Programme…

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SECAD ISSUE FINAL REGISTRATION CALL FOR THEIR FREE SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES TRAINING PROGRAMME

A final call for registrations has been issued by SECAD, whose Sustainable Communities Training Programme is set to kick off on 15th September in south and west Cork. The innovative course, which runs from this September until May 2022, is open to community groups, volunteers, businesses, young people and individuals from 16 communities across south and…

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Clonakilty International Guitar Festival September 10th – 19th 2021 West Cork, Ireland

Tickets for in-person performances are on sale at www.clonguitarfest.com The Clonakilty International Guitar Festival makes a triumphant return next week, September 10th – 19th, for its 17th iteration, as organisers attempt to once again electrify the streets and crash the internet of the coastal town with the sweet sound of those six strings. For 10 days,…

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THE RÉMY MARTIN CORK BUSINESS AWARDS 2021 ARE BACK

Business Cork is looking forward to hosting The Rémy Martin Cork Business Awards 2021 on Saturday November 27th with a theme of ‘Resilience & Resurgence’ to acknowledge what we’ve all been through and to tell the world that we’re all back in business. Full details of the award categories are on www.businesscork.ie and nominations remain…

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THE RÉMY MARTIN CORK BUSINESS AWARDS 2021 ARE BACK

Business Cork is looking forward to hosting The Rémy Martin Cork Business Awards 2021 on Saturday November 27th with a theme of ‘Resilience & Resurgence’ to acknowledge what we’ve all been through and to tell the world that we’re all back in business. Full details of the award categories are on www.businesscork.ie and nominations remain open. This…

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Visit your local museum this autumn for a weekend of special events

Museums Now is an all-island initiative taking place on the 11th and 12th of September — A special programme of events will take place in museums, from both sides of the border, over the weekend of the 11th and 12th of September to encourage visitors back into museums. The initiative — titled Museums Now — is being brought to the…

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