Kathryn Thomas heads up Teen Talks in North Cork

CORK COUNTY COUNCIL LAUNCHES ‘TEEN TALK’ EVENT SERIES PROMOTING HEALTH AND WELLBEING TO YOUNG PEOPLE ACROSS CORK   ‘Teen Talks’ will tour Cork County promoting positive mental health Teen Talks, a Cork County Council initiative to promote positive mental health, fitness and well being to young people across Cork, will be held at Charleville Park…

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Cork Butchers Launches Initiative To Reduce Non-Recyclable Packaging By Up To 15% in 2019

Ó CRUALAOI BUTCHERS AND DELICATESSEN LAUNCHES ‘ÓCRUAWARE’ INITIATIVE Cork Butchers Aims To Reduce Non-Recyclable Packaging By Up To 15% in 2019 Ó Crualaoi Butchers and Delicatessen has launched its ‘ÓCruaware – Reducing Our Environmental Footprint’ initiative in Cork.  The significant initiative will encourage customers to bring their own reusable containers when shopping, and will be…

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BUSINESS CORK TO INVEST €250,000 IN ITS 30TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR TO GIVE 50 CORK TOWNS THEIR OWN DEDICATED BUSINESS NEWS SITES

Business Cork celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and in that time has transformed itself from a traditional magazine publisher to the leading business news site operator for the 45,000 Cork businesses and the 265,000 people that work in them as well as for the 10m people that are part of the Cork Diaspora in…

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A marble bust of one of Cork’s martyr Lord Mayors and a second important War of Independence artefact are acquired for the people of Cork by Cork City Council

Pictured from left: Dan Breen, Acting Curator, Cork Public Museum; Tom Dowdall, Grandson of Jane Dowdall, Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Mick Finn; and Deborah Dowdall, granddaughter of Jane Dowdall. A marble bust of Cork’s former martyr Lord Mayor, Terence McSwiney, sculpted by renowned Irish sculptor Albert Power and a Cork Republican Silver loving cup…

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50 Reminders for Life by Caroline Crotty

In no particular order… Count your blessings. Develop gratitude and appreciation for what you have. Learn to say no and to ask for what you want. Say yes without expectation. Happiness doesn’t come from ‘stuff’. Live life according to your expectations and not the expectations of others. Listen more. Talk less (especially when someone speaks…

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THIS IS THE FUNERAL OF YOUR LIFE CREATED AND DIRECTED BY LOUISE WHITE

Featuring Philip Connaughton (dancer), Lucy Miller (actress) & Michelle O’Rourke (mezzo soprano) COMING TO THE EVERYMAN THEATRE CORK MONDAY 25TH & TUESDAY 26TH FEBRUARY Watch as your funeral is facilitated in real time. Find out who you really are. No really…You. Right in front of you, like never before. “★ ★ ★ ★ An unexpectedly funny and…

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Government Publishes Brexit Omnibus Bill to prepare Ireland for no deal withdrawal by the UK

The Government this morning (Friday 22nd Feb 2019) published the ‘Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (Consequential Provisions) Bill 2019’. The landmark piece of legislation crosses the remit of nine government Ministers and is made up of 15 parts to prepare Ireland for a disorderly Brexit. This Omnibus Bill focuses on protecting…

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VIRGIN MEDIA DUBLIN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL LIGHTS UP DUBLIN

Iconic buildings turn red at Heuston Station, Smithfield Square, Mansion House & City Hall   Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival, Ireland’s premier film event (February 20th – March 3rd), is marking the countdown to the festival by lighting up a number of iconic Dublin buildings in Virgin Media Red.  The lighting and projections onto these…

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SEAHORSE GOES TO THE EVERYMAN, CORK TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY ON FRIDAY 8 MARCH

SEAHORSE, A CRITICALLY-ACCLAIMED, RAZOR-SHARP AND FUNNY PLAY ABOUT THE ANXIETY OF BEING A WOMAN IN MODERN IRELAND, COMES TO THE EVERYMAN, CORK TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY ON 8 MARCH 2019 Mara finds herself in an aquarium in the middle of the night, face to face with a pregnant male seahorse, and promptly has an…

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Global Food Authenticity Expert to speak in UCC on subject of Food Fraud Prevention

UCC, Musgrave, Teagasc and Michigan State University are exploring policies and practices to protect food supply chain integrity. The Musgrave Inaugural Guest Lecture on Food Authenticity will take place at UCC’s new Centre for Executive Education on February 28. Part of a collaborative research project titled “Protecting Irish agri-food Chain Integrity”, the lecture will be…

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