The Mother and Baby Homes Commission says it is legally prohibited from informing any surviving family members of the children they have found burial locations for.
Fri, 19 Apr, 2019
The sister of a baby boy who died in Bessborough only found out that he was buried in a former famine grave via the Commission's burials report.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019
The Mother and Baby Homes Commission has said it is “very difficult to comprehend” how the Order which ran Bessborough has no information as to where over 800 children who died in their care are buried.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019
The burial place of well over 800 children who died in the care of Bessborough Mother and Baby Home is unknown - despite "very extensive inquiries and searches".
Wed, 17 Apr, 2019
Cork County Council said it will now consider the next steps with a view to ensuring that it can progress to construction on the €220m Cork-Ringaskiddy motorway “as soon as possible”.
Thu, 05 Jul, 2018
Objectors to the proposed €180m Cork-Ringaskiddy motorway say it would split communities, cause increased physical and mental health problems, reduce life expectancy, and significantly devalue their properties.
Wed, 08 Nov, 2017
Two people are in hospital following what Gardaí are calling "a serious road traffic collision" in Cork today.
Mon, 21 Aug, 2017
No 1 Berkeley is a suburban showstopper with one-of- a-kind craftsmanship, says
Sat, 01 Jul, 2017
Sat, 17 Jun, 2017
Residents in a Cork City suburb have said they may ultimately seek a judicial review over plans to develop a motorway from the outskirts of the city to Ringaskiddy amid claims they were not properly consulted.
Wed, 12 Apr, 2017
ONE cannot help but feel that Jane Housham is a fan of Kate Summerscale’s best selling The Suspicions of Mr Wicher, in which Summerscale takes a mid-Victorian murder and attempts to create a fictionalised murder mystery story.
Sat, 01 Apr, 2017
Almost €810,000 was awarded yesterday to the family of a Cork County Council workman who was killed during tree felling in November 2012.
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017
Judgment will be given today in a civil case taken to the High Court against Cork County Council arising out of the death of a workman during a tree-felling operation in 2012.
Thu, 19 Jan, 2017
Cork County Council withdrew its claim of contributory negligence against a worker in a tree felling fatal accident case.
Wed, 18 Jan, 2017
Cork County Council was accused yesterday of adding insult to injury by alleging contributory negligence by a workman who was killed during tree-felling in November 2012.
Tue, 17 Jan, 2017
Brambles beauty should fly out the door in Heron’s Wood. Trish Dromey hears this well-maintained three-bed could well make a happy New Year purchase for one young couple in Carrigaline.
Sat, 10 Dec, 2016
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Mon, 29 Aug, 2016
It is hoped that revised plans for a €180m road between Cork and Ringaskiddy will ease the fears of some residents’ associations who expressed major concerns with the initial blueprint when it was launched in October.
Tue, 05 Apr, 2016
A colleague of a Cork County Council employee who died after he was hit by a falling telegraph pole has told an inquest he shouted to him three times to run out of the way, but the deceased did not hear him.
Fri, 25 Mar, 2016
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Wed, 03 Feb, 2016
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Wed, 13 Jan, 2016
says when it comes to quality, Kendal ticks all the boxes for master-craftsmanship.
Sat, 30 May, 2015
APPROPRIATELY, there’s a view still to be had down from the wooded grounds of 2, Carrs Hill, to the exquisite spire and grounds of St Luke’s Church in Cork’s Douglas — the in-spired view is relevant, because this house was for most of its life the rectory that housed the various clergy and their families.
Sat, 23 May, 2015
says a rare opportunity for a superb family home has come to the market outside Douglas in Cork, with woodland to the rear.
Sat, 02 May, 2015
Two waterfront apartment blocks in Cork’s suburban Rochestown, totalling 50 units, are up for sale in one lot, with a guide price of €6.75 million, or an average of €135,000 each. They come to market at time of proven and competitive demand for multi-let investments.
Thu, 26 Mar, 2015
Cork County Council faces the prospect of trial by judge and jury following the service of a book of evidence on the local authority yesterday.
Thu, 19 Mar, 2015
The sale has closed on the former Lovetts’ restaurant in Cork’s suburbs, for 20% over its guide.
Thu, 19 Feb, 2015
Cork County Council appeared as a defendant in court yesterday in a health and safety prosecution arising out of the death of a workman during tree-felling more than two years ago.
Thu, 22 Jan, 2015
A music student who suffered a devastating brain injury after her car was rear-ended on the way to a school Christmas carol service has settled her High Court action for €6.8m.
Wed, 02 Jul, 2014
No 15, The Vicarage is a high-spec five-bed reduced to €425,000, says Tommy Barker
Sat, 12 Oct, 2013
A DEAL worth around €16m has been reached on the first bank/receiver sale of an entire apartment and retail scheme in Cork, at suburban Dennehy’s Cross.
Thu, 02 May, 2013
The families of two men killed in separate workplace accidents in Cork within days of each other may have to wait up to two years for inquests to be heard.
Fri, 01 Feb, 2013
A father of one who was crushed by a tractor and trailer in a workplace accident will be laid to rest today.
Mon, 03 Dec, 2012
Two separate investigations are under way after a man was crushed to death in a workplace accident in Cork City yesterday.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2012
A local authority has banned its employees from tree felling and using chainsaws until a number of investigations into the death of one of its workers are concluded.
Fri, 30 Nov, 2012
Gardaí, the Health and Safety Authority (HSA) and Cork County Council are set to launch separate investigations after a worker died after being hit in the head by a pole which was felled by a digger.
Mon, 26 Nov, 2012
A council worker died yesterday after he was struck by a falling pole.
Sat, 24 Nov, 2012
Lots of building potential may generate bidding interest for these sites, writes Tommy Barker
Sat, 06 Oct, 2012