With flood preventing works almost complete in Fermoy (see report below), the following is the situation in Cork City and other Cork county towns with their works timeline.


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Sophie Nic Dhiarmada having fun on her first day in school at Gaelscoil Mhuscraí, Blarney, Co. Cork. Picture: Denis Minihane.



Can reconvened Cabinet prove this Government is for all seasons?

I remember when August 15 was the turning point in summer. A last festival, both holiday and holy day. It was the end of the builders’ holidays (and for lots of other businesses that closed for the first two weeks in August, too).

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