Celebrations at Turner’s Cross as Maxi Zoo opens 30th Irish store

Maxi Zoo has opened its 30th store in Ireland, at Turners Cross, Cork. There was a weekend of celebrations in-store on January 27th and 28th, to mark the significant milestone in the company’s continued expansion strategy across the country.   On Saturday and Sunday, families and their four-legged friends enjoyed a variety of activities at…

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COPE FOUNDATION TO HOST RECRUITMENT DAY THIS WEEK

Care assistant Oisín Ryan and staff nurse Pawel Wieczkowski are working with Cope Foundation which is hosting a recruitment fair in The Metropole Hotel, Cork City on January 31st. Cope Foundation is looking to recruit care assistants and nursing staff and is hosting a recruitment day this week.  The Cork-based charity will meet with interested…

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Barry Collins’ SuperValu Carrigaline Unveils Grand Relaunch following a €3.5m Investment

A beloved cornerstone in the Carrigaline community, Barry Collins’ SuperValu Carrigaline relaunched its store on Friday, 26th of January 2024. This momentous occasion marks a significant investment of €3.5 million, reinforcing the stores commitment to providing an unparalleled shopping experience for valued customers.    The extensive renovation project has been a collaborative effort, with a…

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UCC and The Crann Centre join forces to help advance care for families with disabilities

University College Cork (UCC) and the Crann Centre have signed a community partnership agreement aimed at advancing care for families living with neuro-physical disabilities. The partnership will include research being conducted on the impact of the pioneering model of care adopted by Crann at its centre in Ballincollig, Co. Cork.  The Crann 2Gen model of…

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Help mend broken hearts in the Mater Hospital this Valentine’s Season

Roses are red, violets are blue, will you join the Mater Hospital Foundation’s Big Heart Appeal Crew? The Mater Hospital Foundation is calling on individuals, communities, schools, preschools and businesses across Co. Cork to celebrate the Valentine’s season by wearing red this February and hosting their own Big Heart Appeal get-together, to support heart care…

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‘REACT LIVE’ UNVEILED AS NEW JERSEY SPONSOR OF CHRISTIAN BROTHERS COLLEGE RUGBY

CBC students and rugby players (L-R) Danny Rock, who is Senior Cup Captain, James Martin, who is Junior Cup Captain, Mark Skelly and Michael Foy pictured as ‘React Live’ by Pubble was unveiled as the new jersey sponsor for the school’s Senior and Junior Cup Rugby teams for the 2024 season. Christian Brothers College has…

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Micheál Sheridan appointed as CEO of Mercy University Hospital Foundation

Mícheál Sheridan, CEO of Mercy Hospital Foundation. Photo Darragh Kane The Mercy University Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce that Micheál Sheridan returns to the charity as CEO, following a three-year hiatus. Micheál previously spent 13 years at the helm of the Mercy University Hospital Foundation, one of Ireland’s leading foundations, which during his tenure,…

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Historic Milestone: Royal Cork Yacht Club Appoints First Female Admiral in 303-Year History

The Royal Cork Yacht Club in Crosshaven, the world’s oldest yacht club dating back to 1720, announced an historic milestone yesterday evening with the appointment of its first female Admiral, Annamarie Fegan. In addition, the new executive will include three females for the first time, bringing fresh perspectives and direction to the club’s leadership.  Over…

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COPE FOUNDATION HIRING STAFF NURSES AND CARE ASSISTANTS

Care assistant Oisín Ryan and staff nurse Pawel Wieczkowski are working with Cope Foundation which is hosting a recruitment fair in The Metropole Hotel, Cork City on January 31st. Cork-based charity to host recruitment day on January 31st   A former construction worker who is now a staff nurse with Cope Foundation is encouraging people…

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Blindboy Boatclub and Hilary Rose part of new Cork podcast festival

Hilary Rose Picture: Miki Barlok BALLYCOTTON TO HOST PODCAST FESTIVAL IN MARCH The seaside village of Ballycotton will host the inaugural ‘Talk the Talk’ podcast festival from March 7th to 10th, with a host of well-known names performing live versions of their podcasts at the popular venues of Sea Church and The Blackbird. The lineup…

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