Cork International Choral Festival 2022 Competition Results

The Cork International Choral Festival came to a climactic penultimate close with its Awards Ceremony on Sunday evening, 01 May 2022, in Cork City Hall. Following a hugely successful Festival, the Jury results were finally announced for all sections of the Festival’s varied and prestigious categories. International and national choirs from near and far waited…

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New Tyndall Chair appointed

Dr. Denis Doyle to help deliver the exciting expansion of Ireland’s flagship research Institute Tyndall National Institute (Tyndall) today announced the appointment of Dr. Denis Doyle as the new Chair of the Board. An incisive and strategically focused leader, Dr. Doyle will lead the Board’s oversight of the future development and expansion of Ireland’s flagship…

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DREAM COMES TRUE FOR CORK CITY MISSING PERSONS SEARCH AND RECOVERY

Congratulations to Cork City Missing Persons Search and Recovery who are celebrating ‘a dream come true’ having been given a fit-for-purpose premises, it has long dreamed of, to use as its headquarters. Congratulations also to Minister for Public Enterprise Michael McGrath TD for initiating the process And a huge thank you to the Port of Cork…

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Ballymaloe Grainstore set to delight foodies, families and friends as they announce May Fair Festival to take place from May 20 -22nd

Ballymaloe Grainstore have announced the perfect start to those summer nights with the launch of their May Fair Festival which takes place from May 20th to May 22nd. The focus, as always, will be on celebrating the best of Irish producers across food, fashion, home and garden with a host of events and activities planned for…

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Cork hospitality Group announces 60 jobs with investment of €4m in trendy new bar, ‘Mabel Lane’ in Carrigaline

Pictured are, James Jeffrey, Marketing Manager, at The Emporium Company, Kevin Reddy, Rose Construction and James Dullea, Operations Manager at The Emporium Company, at the site of the new Mabel Lane, on Main Street Carrigaline, Co. Cork. Picture: Jim Coughlan.   The Emporium Company adds a fourth bar to their family bringing their investment in…

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Balanced policy response required to address inflationary challenges – Ibec

Call comes as Ibec published latest Economic Outlook report Forecasting economic growth of 4.3% for 2022   Ibec, the group that represents Irish business, today published its latest Economic Outlook report (see attached), forecasting economic growth of approximately 4.3% in the year ahead, a decrease from the 6.1% that was predicted for 2022 in Q4…

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NEW APPOINTMENT ANNOUNCED AT CORK HOTEL GROUP

Trigon Hotels has announced the appointment of Carmel Lonergan as Director of Group Operations. The position is a new role for Trigon Hotels which operates the Cork International Hotel, The Metropole and the Cork Airport Hotel. Tipperary native, Carmel Lonergan has extensive experience in the hospitality industry in Ireland and internationally. She began her career…

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MINISTERS ANNOUNCE THE CREATION OF 30 NEW JOBS AS EDPAC REBRANDS TO MUNTERS FOLLOWING ACQUISITION

 Ministers Simon Coveney TD and Michael McGrath TD joined with more than 150 employees of Edpac, the Irish manufacturer of data centre cooling equipment, to mark the full transition to The Munters Group following the recent acquisition. Based in Carrigaline, Co. Cork, Irish-owned Edpac was acquired by the global leader in air treatment and climate…

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CORK HOTEL RECEIVES AWARD FOR HOW IT RECRUITS AND RETAINS STAFF

The Cork International Hotel has been recognised by the Irish Hotel Federation for excellence in recruiting, retaining and developing its staff. The four-star hotel is the winner of the Intermediate Hotels Category at the national Quality Employers Awards 2022. The awards showcase hotels and guesthouses that excel in employee recruitment and selection, engagement, career development…

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West Cork Chamber Music Festival returns to celebrate its 25th Anniversary

West Cork Music is delighted to announce the programme for this summer’s West Cork Chamber Music Festival which runs in Bantry from 24 June – 3 July. After two years of uncertainty and cancelled festivals, the Festival can finally celebrate its 25th anniversary. The programme is packed with more than seventy concerts featuring sixty professional musicians…

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