Over 158 Cork Paddys celebrate the refurbishment of 158 year old St Patrick’s Bridge

Over 158 Paddys, Pats, Patricias, Patryks and Patricias braved the inclement weather to don St Patrick’s costumes and take part in the ultimate St Patrick’s Festival photo to celebrate the €1.2 million restoration of Cork’s St Patrick’s Bridge. Three generations of  Buckleys from Glasheen and Bishopstown were amongst the fun-loving crowd. Grandfather, Patrick Buckley, his…

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'Timeless Minimalism' is a key theme in Brown Thomas' SS19 collection

‘Timeless Minimalism’ is a key theme in Brown Thomas’ SS19 collection

On Friday 15th March, top models launched Brown Thomas Cork’s luxurious new Spring Summer 2019 designer collections at Ballyfin, Co.Laois. From New York and London to Milan and Paris, Spring Summer 2019 showcases a vibrant, versatile and colourful season. The new season brings a spectrum of newness from the glamorous ‘All Dolled Up’ to the…

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A powerful play exploring mental health is coming to The Everyman next week

A powerful play exploring mental health is coming to The Everyman next week

Cracks will be performed in The Everyman Palace Theatre on Wednesday, March 20 and Thursday 21. “I’m falling between the cracks in myself, and I don’t know how to crawl back out…” In this darkly comic and deeply moving new play, an unsuccessful suicide attempt leaves young Leanne Dowd estranged from those she loves and…

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Cork’s 16th Lifelong Learning Festival launches!

CORK CELEBRATES LEARNING  16th Cork Lifelong Learning Festival – Sunday 7th – Sunday 14th of April 2019.  The eagerly awaited 16th Cork Lifelong Learning Festival was launched today (Thursday 14 March) in Millenium Hall. This year, the festival will take place from Sunday 7th – Sunday 14th of April 2019. The annual festival has grown year on year since…

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10% GROWTH FOR CORK AIRPORT IN FEBRUARY

  Cork Airport’s strong growth continues as Ryanair announces new Katowice route    Cork Airport, Ireland’s fastest growing and most punctual airport, recorded a further 10% increase in passenger numbers in February versus the same month last year. The news comes as Ryanair announced today (March 14) a new twice-weekly service from Cork to Katowice,…

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New offices for Cork-based Atlantia Food Clinical Trials are due to open in Chicago

At an event in Washington DC, An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, yesterday announced the opening of new offices for Cork-based Atlantia Food Clinical Trials in Chicago. Atlantia Food Clinical Trials will create an initial six jobs on opening in Chicago, growing to 20 positions within two years. Speaking at the announcement, An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar…

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A play about Cork athlete, Sona O’Sullivan is hitting The Everyman this summer

A play about Cork athlete, Sonia O’Sullivan is hitting The Everyman this summer

SONIA is a play celebrating one of Ireland’s greatest living legends. CallBack Theatre in association with Friars’ Gate Theatre are delighted to announce details of the world premiere production of SONIA – a play celebrating one of Ireland’s greatest living legends, Olympic and World Champion runner, Sonia O’Sullivan. This fast-paced one woman play features dramatic visuals…

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