EMPLOYERS ADVISED TO START PLANNING FOR AUTO-ENROLMENT TO AVOID LAST MINUTE STRESS

A pension expert says employers need to be proactive in preparing for the transformative changes which will be brought about by auto-enrolment.  John Kearney, a Director at financial planning firm Provest, was addressing an Industry Insights event hosted by Cork Chamber of Commerce in Cork City today. The Automatic Enrolment Retirement Saving System Bill passed…

Future Planet Announces Debbie Power as New Chief Commercial Officer (CCO)

Irish-developed sustainability AI company Future Planet has announced Debbie Power as its new Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), signalling a significant milestone in the company’s rapid growth journey. With the SaaS AI platform’s enhanced capability and its growing customer base, Debbie’s appointment further supports Future Planet’s vision to impact sustainability transformation globally. Bringing over 25 years of…

CORK CITY FC WOMEN’S TEAM PREPARE TO TAKE ON LEAGUE LEADERS

Cork City FC is calling on football fans to show their support for the senior women’s team ahead of two highly anticipated games over the next two weekends.  In this Saturday’s Women’s Premier Division Cork City FC take on Shamrock Rovers in Turner’s Cross and they’re facing Peamount United in an away game on Saturday,…

Network Ireland Cork joins #TeamMercy for the Women’s Mini Marathon

On Sunday 17th, September, women from all over Cork will come out in force to participate in the ever popular Women’s Mini Marathon. This year, one group of women in particular has pledged to support others like them, as members from Network Ireland Cork join Cork’s biggest team in the race against cancer by supporting the…

Two local companies announced as sponsors of Cork Oyster Shucking Championship

Staff at the Metropole Hotel are putting final preparations in place for this weekend’s Cork Oyster Shucking Championship, which will include a demonstration from world record oyster shucker Paddy McMurray. Local drinks distributor Barry & Fitzwilliam and Murphy’s Irish Stout have come on board and are sponsoring the event, which is part of the Cork…

BONS SECOURS CONTINUES AS CORK CITY FC OFFICIAL HEALTHCARE PARTNER

Cork City FC has confirmed that the Bon Secours Hospital Cork has renewed its sponsorship with the club for the 2023 SSE Airtricity League season.  This will be the hospital’s sixth season with the club after coming on board as Official Healthcare partner in 2018.   The world-class facilities available at the Bons Secours Hospital…

Graham Norton surprises Cork’s 96FM listeners as the first special guest on the radio station’s new morning show

Television and radio star Graham Norton surprised Cork’s 96FM listeners this morning when he dropped into the radio station studios at St Patrick’s Place in Cork city to wish Lorraine Murphy and Ross Browne the very best of luck with their new breakfast show – ‘Lorraine & Ross in the Morning on Cork’s 96FM.’ Graham,…

The Boatyard in Cobh Re-Launches with Five New Stalls

Following a rollercoaster first year of trading, The Boatyard container market in Cobh is set to relaunch this weekend, showcasing five brand new businesses. The Boatyard, owned and managed by Cobh resident Rob Coughlan, now includes eight independent businesses offering six food outlets, a beauty salon chair rental business and a tattoo parlour. In addition…