Members of Kilmeen Macra na Feirme attended Crossmahon-Bandon Table Quiz on Friday 30th September. Continue reading “Kilmeen Macra news”
CORK North West TD, Michael Moynihan has said that he was appalled, and incredibly disappointed, to learn that the number of home help hours delivered over the 12 months to August 2016 is 6% lower than in the previous 12 months.
Irish mackerel quota for 2017 increased by over 10,500 tonnes
Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed TD today welcomed the positive outcome for Irish Fishermen at the international fisheries negotiations which concluded today at the National Seafood Centre in Clonakilty, Co. Cork. Continue reading “Creed welcomes deal giving Irish fishermen mackerel quota worth €86million for 2017”
The people of West Cork will once again be asked to ‘go pink’ for the annual Pink Ribbon Walk for Action Breast Cancer at Fernhilll House Hotel & Gardens in Clonakilty on Bank Holiday Monday the 31st of October.
The event has been organised annually by Therese Hayes and Teresa O’Neill of Fernhill House. Continue reading “Colourful Clonakilty Going Pink for Action Breast Cancer”
ACCESSING third level college education is proving to be more and more difficult, parallel with increasing college fees, rent prices and declining support from governmental agencies according to the Chairperson of Beara Bantry Young Fine Gael, Wayne O’Sullivan.
Clonakilty Mayor Anthony McDermott and his colleagues on the Clonakilty Mayoral Council honoured seven locals for their voluntary work, fundraising, sporting achievements and journalistic professionalism at a pleasant Mayoral Reception held at O’ Donovan’s Hotel Friday evening 14th October last.
Having welcomed all, Mayor Anthony McDermott explained that in the absence of a town council the Mayoral Council as a body was glad to organise events such this to salute local heroes. Continue reading “Clonakilty Mayoral Council honours local heroes”
FIANNA Fáil Spokesperson on Disability, and local Cork South West TD, Margaret Murphy O’Mahony has welcomed the strong commitment from Minister Finian McGrath that there are no plans to reduce the number of beds at Clonakilty Community Hospital.
The shortlist for the inaugural National Seafood Awards, organised by Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Seafood Development Agency, has just been announced.
The finalists have been selected for their outstanding contributions in the areas of Skills, Sustainability, Innovation and Competitiveness and the overall winners in each category will be revealed by MC, Des Cahill at the Gala Awards ceremony in the Clayton Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin on the 17th November 2016. Continue reading “Shortlist for inaugural BIM National Seafood Awards announced”
An inspiring Skype with Teenage Refugee Nujeen Mustafa with Kinsale “TY ” students & Their Teacher Ms Brosnan , wonderful questions asked by students , who got to know Nujeen’s amazing resilience.
Despite Nujeen suffering from Cerebral Palsy & confined to a wheelchair, travelling at age 16, with her sister, from Aleppo & making the treacherous journey by boat to Greece ,kept in detention camp, making the long. Continue reading “Kinsale Peace Project and Kinsale Community School Skype call with Teenage Syrian refugee”
HALEWOOD Wines & Spirits has purchased a significant stake in West Cork Distillers to further strengthen its partnership in jointly developing and distributing the innovative Irish whiskey portfolio throughout international markets. Continue reading “Halewood Group strengthens partnership with West Cork Distillers”