With its close proximity to UCC and the city centre, beautiful Buxton Terrace should attract plenty of interest, writes
Sat, 11 May, 2019
Audrey has been sorting out Cork people for ages
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018
Society shunned them, the State abused them, and the Church exploited them but Ireland has finally laid a welcome mat for the women of the Magdalene laundries.
Tue, 05 Jun, 2018
THE landmark former St Vincent’s Church, in Cork’s Sunday’s Well, plus an adjacent development site, have come to market with estate agent Edward Hanafin, in two lots, each guiding €750,000, or €1.5m for the duo.
Thu, 24 May, 2018
She’s been sorting out Cork people for ages, so why not
Fri, 01 Dec, 2017
Sorting out Cork people for ages...
Fri, 20 Oct, 2017
A number of ‘features’ that require further archaeological investigation have been discovered at the site of the Sunday’s Well Magdalene Laundry in Cork.
Sat, 14 Oct, 2017
Five units of the Cork City Fire Brigade were needed to tackle a large blaze at the old St Kevin’s unit at the former Our Lady’s Hospital site in Shanakiel.
Wed, 05 Jul, 2017
Donncha Ó Dúlaing, widely known for his hugely popular radio shows Three-O-One, Highways and Byways and Fáilte Isteach, remembers his time in the accounts department at Henry Ford & Son.
Tue, 23 May, 2017
Developers of an apartment complex at a former Magdalene Laundry in Cork must carry out an assessment of the “likely occurrence of undocumented burials of children” on the site before planning permission can be granted.
Wed, 19 Apr, 2017
Ronan O’Gara isn’t the first Corkman to make waves in Parisian rugby.
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
Sat, 22 Oct, 2016
A FORMER church-like Victorian school building converted to offices, next to what’s been used as a Tridentine Church in Cork City’s Shanakiel/Sunday’s Well is up for sale.
Thu, 13 Oct, 2016
SOMETIMES, you have to go backwards to go forwards and in the case of Emoh Ruo the hint is in the name— it’s ‘our home’ in reverse.
Sat, 24 Sep, 2016
Fears that Munster fly-half Johnny Holland’s career was in jeopardy were confirmed yesterday when the province announced the 25-year-old had been forced to retire with immediate effect.
Fri, 02 Sep, 2016
This two-storey property was built in the mid 1950s, and so will be newer than many of the neighbouring homes, and it has an elevated deck, facing south.
Sat, 09 Jul, 2016
WHOEVER gets to buy 19 Sunday’s Well Road will have to take a view on it — once they get the view, they’ll get the urge, and the big picture.
Sat, 14 May, 2016
The team line-up for Ireland’s latest World Cup clash against Romania may have been much changed from the opening weekend, but the hordes of travelling fans remain as reliable as old boots, no matter what the occasion.
Mon, 28 Sep, 2015
This graceful, great-order five-bed period des-res has credentials and charm after careful minding and conservation, writes
Sun, 13 Sep, 2015
revisits the one-time home of UCC maths professor George Boole as the 200th anniversary of his birth is celebrated.
Sat, 13 Jun, 2015
A Cork taxi driver has recalled the terrifying moment he was attacked while bringing a group of six men home in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Tue, 24 Mar, 2015
New owners of elevated Sunday’s Well house opened it up within, instead of extending, says
Sat, 28 Feb, 2015
Two recent incidents are instructive into how the memory of some lives are valued more than others in this country.
Mon, 12 Jan, 2015
This year was the year of the Big Ask, but of a lot less delivery, in the multi-million euro house sale league.
Sat, 13 Dec, 2014
The 5,500 sq ft Woodlawn, a modernised Georgian up in Sunday’s Well, may be unrivalled in decorative quality and finish. It’s yours for €3.8m.
Sat, 06 Sep, 2014
The draw for the Munster Senior Cup was made last night at the Charleville Park Hotel.
Wed, 20 Aug, 2014
NO road tax. No costly NCT, and you can repair a puncture yourself. Cycling is cheap, reliable transport, perfect for negotiating a city.
Fri, 18 Jul, 2014
A man has pleaded guilty to stealing in the region of €1,650 after being offered the use of a staff toilet at a small city centre cafe where he was having a cup of tea and a pancake.
Tue, 29 Apr, 2014
The Government has been urged to provide special emergency funding to repair one of Cork’s greatest landmarks.
Tue, 22 Apr, 2014
Descendants of workouse and County Home residents buried in unmarked graves in a west Cork cemetery took part in a solemn procession to mark the return of a sacred symbol yesterday.
Sat, 19 Apr, 2014
NOMINATED for ‘best new play’ at the Irish Times Theatre Awards 2014, Mikel Murfi’s one-man show, The Man in the Woman’s Shoes, is a comedy that celebrates oddballs, eccentrics and the plain daft.
Tue, 18 Mar, 2014
A ‘stoned’ burglar got into the garage beside a house in Sunday’s Well in Cork in the middle of the night and stole bank documents from a car.
Wed, 29 Jan, 2014
YOU would struggle to find it on a map and it definitely takes a few circuits in the car but the Life Centre in Cork City is, for some early school-leavers, the ultimate destination.
Fri, 03 Jan, 2014
No 7, Shanakiel, measures 1,260 sq ft and costs €198,000. Tommy Barker reports
Sat, 22 Jun, 2013
Today marks the 70th anniversary of sinking of Irish Oak. Historian Ryle Dwyer looks at the bad luck and controversy associated with that ill-fated ship
Wed, 15 May, 2013
Gardaí are searching for two masked men who attacked a 41-year-old man with a meat cleaver and hammer as he was preparing to go to work.
Wed, 13 Feb, 2013
A religious order which listed four Magdalene women as being buried in two different locations has amended the headstone.
Tue, 12 Feb, 2013
The stigma and suffering of former residents of the Magdalene Laundries has been “prolonged” by the Government’s failure to apologise for what happened, victims said.
Wed, 06 Feb, 2013
Survivors of Catholic-run workhouses in Ireland are awaiting an apology from state and church over their forced detention in the institutions.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2013
A religious order has refused to offer any explanation as to why four women who died in its care are named as being buried in two different locations.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2013
The vandalised Magdalene grave at Sunday’s Well contains the names of just 30 women who died between 1882 and 1983.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2013