Claims under-resourced service is under huge strain by David Forsythe AMBULANCE crews in West Cork are seriously considering taking industrial action to highlight what they say is an under-resourced and underinvested service, the West Cork Times has learned. Emergency crews who belong to the SIPTU union have already met to discuss ongoing problems in the service both in West Cork and in other parts of the county and country.
FIANNA Fáil Cork South-West general election candidate Margaret Murphy O’Mahony has said that in Government Fianna Fáil will raise the State Pension, both the Contributory & Non-Contributory, by €30 over the lifetime of the Government.
HAVING recently launched their programme for 2016, the Cork Orchestral Society is delighted to host its second concert of the season with the Irish premier of Mr McFall’s Chamber’s Island Life performing at CIT School of Music, on Thursday 11th February.
IF you’ve been finding the wet and windy weeks somewhat difficult of late you may be glad to hear that a new free singing session is beginning in Skibbereen Town Hall from 10.45-11.45am on the second Friday of each month.