A family who had been living in a mobile home at the centre of a “tense” stand-off with residents of a housing estate were ordered by a judge to remove it by midnight yesterday or face it being taken away by Cork County Council — and yesterday the family had it moved.
Sat, 23 Jun, 2018
Cork racing ace Lucca Allen has teamed up with the British-based Fortec Motorsport outfit for this season’s British Formula 4 Championship powered by Ford EcoBoost — a category recognised as an important step on the ladder to F1.
Fri, 09 Feb, 2018
South Africa’s Steinhoff International — which owns the Dealz-Poundland stores in Ireland — plans to sell almost 7.5bn rand (€509m) of shares in South African financial services firm PSG Group, the latest in a line of disposals aimed at shoring up the retail group’s battered balance sheet.
Tue, 23 Jan, 2018
In a series of articles across 2017, therevealed serious concerns about the working environment within the Air Corps — matters that have seen allegations of a deliberate cover-up, of victimisation of whistleblowers, and of a lackadaisical attitude towards health and safety that has put lives at risk, writes .
Fri, 05 Jan, 2018
Let's start with the good news about a public health risk that’s serious but which rarely features in media reporting: the number of anabolic steroids seized in Ireland during the first eight months of this year was up by 400% on the figure for the same period in 2016.
Mon, 18 Dec, 2017
As the country teeters on the precipice of a snap election over the mistreatment of whistleblower Maurice McCabe, another man who spoke up about wrongs within the public service is facing the sack from the Defence Forces — without a whisper from the majority of the political class.
Tue, 28 Nov, 2017
IAG — the owner of Aer Lingus, British Airways, and Iberia — is interested in the London Gatwick slots of failed airline Monarch after it collapsed last week, IAG chief executive Willie Walsh said, adding that the reduction of capacity was good for the industry.
Sat, 14 Oct, 2017
Thu, 17 Aug, 2017
A Cork city suburban bar and off-licence, on a site of 0.3 of an acre, is up for sale in an evolving community, close to a new multi-million euro public library, a shopping centre with Super Valu, the progressive and highly-regarded Terence McSwiney Community College — and Apple’s European HQ, employing thousands.
Thu, 27 Apr, 2017
More than 60% of items produced annually by the fashion industry end up on landfill within a year, but now the High Street is taking the lead in promoting eco-friendly fashions.looks at some of the brands —some even getting the green light from Beauty and the Beast star Emma Watson — which are aiming at sustainability.
Wed, 19 Apr, 2017
Teva Pharmaceuticals — the generics drug giant and maker of Sudocrem — will close one of two laboratories in Dundalk but major manufacturing plants in Waterford and at Baldoyle in Dublin appear safe amid a worldwide cost-cutting review.
Fri, 24 Mar, 2017
Last Tuesday, the members of Muirfield Golf Club — the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, which owns and runs the course — voted overwhelmingly to allow lady golfers to join the oldest recorded golf club in the world.
Tue, 21 Mar, 2017
The annual awards of Cork Business Association — which is celebrating its 60th birthday in 2017— has heard rousing calls for Cork people to embrace what they have in their city if it is to thrive to its full potential.
Mon, 23 Jan, 2017
Finance Minister Michael Noonan has ruled out any chance of a bilateral Brexit deal between Ireland and Britain — despite a House of Lords report warning this country faces becoming the “collateral damage” of the UK’s break from Europe unless the drastic action is taken.
Tue, 13 Dec, 2016