West Cork News

RNLI drowning prevention campaign Respect the Water says ‘fight your instincts,...

As temperatures look set to soar across Ireland new research commissioned by the RNLI has revealed that 39% of Irish people questioned said they...

Kinsale SouthDoc service is a future necessity says Lombard

FINE Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, is calling for the HSE to consult directly with the Kinsale public about their desire to re-establish a SouthDoc...




Locals clean up in Ardgroom for An Taisce National Spring Clean

For the 24th year the local community in Ardgroom took part in the annual An Taisce National Spring Clean. Marian Lynch from Westpoint Shellfish said,...

Entertainment & Arts


Kilmeen & Kilbree GAA Club Notes

Congratulations to Kevin O’Donovan! Congratulations to club member and Cork GAA Coaching Officer Kevin O’Donovan on his recent wedding. We wish Kevin and Adriana every...

GalleyFlash Rowing Club Notes

The inaugural South West Coastal Yawl Rowing Association Schools Regatta was held in Kilkern Lake on Sunday, May 21st. This brilliant initiative was spearheaded by...




Irish Ferries unveils June theme park package

Ahead of the June Bank Holiday, Irish Ferries has added a new destination to its portfolio of short break packages with the unveiling of...

EU Consumer Association says airlines are not playing ball with passenger’s...

As the busy holiday season approaches Clune calls on airlines to compensate passengers when they face delays or cancellations. Ireland South MEP Deirdre Clune, a...



Health matters

Children with disabilities in Cork being ignored and forgotten says TD

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Disability, Margaret Murphy O’Mahony has slammed the HSE and the Government for allowing the progress that has been made...

Free screening service can significantly reduce bowel cancer deaths

In the wake of Bowel Cancer Awareness Month Cork based Fine Gael Senator, Tim Lombard, is encouraging eligible individuals to avail of the free...

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West Cork Property

Social Housing “time bomb” on the way unless government ups its...

Cork North West TD, Michael Moynihan has said that we are facing a long term, social housing time bomb unless Minister Coveney does more...


Gráinne Dwyer, Chief Executive of the Ludgate Hub awarded Top 10 Most Outstanding Young...

Gráinne Dwyer, Chief Executive of the Ludgate Hub was announced as the Junior Chamber International (JCI) Ten Outstanding Young People for 2017 in the...

Bank of Ireland Brexit briefing in Rosscarbery

Liam Sheedy at Bank Of Ireland, Eilis Mannion Bank of Ireland, Seamus O’Sullivan Glenilen Farm, Professor Thia Hennessy UCC, Martin Corkery Enterprise Ireland and...

Women in Business – How to Stand Out Online

A collaboration between Macroom E Enterprise Centre and AIB Macroom AN event aimed at women in business and focusing on “how to stand out online”...

Finance News

Spiralling insurance costs for businesses and families need urgent action

Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Finance, Michael McGrath has said that the insurance premiums being applied to business, home, public and motor insurance customers...

Proposal for an all-Ireland public banking system

Sinn Féin MEP Liadh Ní Riada has added her voice to calls for an all-Ireland public banking system.The Ireland South MEP made the call...

West Cork Motors

Minister’s €1M for M20 project an insult to people of Cork

Fianna Fáil TD for Cork East, Kevin O’Keeffe has said that the paltry €1 million allocation from Transport Infrastructure Ireland to engage in preliminary...

More resources needed to enforce drug-driving laws says TD

Cork North West TD, Aindrias Moynihan has said that he concerned about the level of resources and training being provided to members of An...