Macroom Flower & Garden Club hosts a floral demonstration with Helen Cusack AOIFA entitled ‘Hidden Gems of Autumn including ideas for wedding flowers’ on Thursday, September 12
Fri, 06 Sep, 2019
Fine girl you are...visited Holy Ground to unearth the life and harbour times of this beauty.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2019
The 65th Cork International Choral Festival, which is set to take place this week, will provide the region with a €10 million cash boost.
Mon, 29 Apr, 2019
The ordination of six men as permanent deacons in the parish of Cloyne, in Co Cork, is a great example of the potential for lay people to get involved in ministry.
Mon, 25 Sep, 2017
A new photographic project aims to recreate moments captured through Cork’s history.
Mon, 04 Sep, 2017
Thu, 15 Dec, 2016
Thu, 14 Jul, 2016
A number of priests are to be moved to new parishes in the diocese of Cloyne as others take time out to study.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2016
The Bishop of Cloyne, Canon William Crean, will meet with Cork Social Democrats member Ken Curtin today after he was removed from Cobh’s rota of Church readers due to his stance on abortion.
Mon, 23 May, 2016
A Social Democrat candidate in the last general election is seeking a meeting with the Bishop of Cloyne after he was dropped from reading at Mass because of his support for repealing abortion laws and his political affiliations.
Fri, 20 May, 2016
An activist for the Social Democrats in Cork has claimed that he has been taken from the roster of readers at Cobh Cathedral because of his party's stance on repealing the Eighth.
Thu, 19 May, 2016
Sat, 19 Dec, 2015
A waterfront slice of old Cobh, and Queenstown before it, has come up for sale, with some novel additional features.
Thu, 05 Nov, 2015
Athlete Sonia O’Sullivan is to travel from Australia to attend the unveiling of a lifesize sculpture dedicated to her in her Co Cork hometown later this month.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
Nearly 1,500 Australians and 400 New Zealanders will be VIPs tomorrow when they land in Ireland on part of a round-the-world cruise.
Mon, 13 Jul, 2015
It is little wonder that the father of broadcaster and actress Gerry McLoughlin was a war hero. Gerry, who died early yesterday morning after a long battle with cancer, played many a heroine in her time, most of it on the stage of the Everyman Palace theatre in Cork.
Fri, 10 Jul, 2015
There were many poignant moments on a day of the Lusitania commemoration, but two audibly struck a chord with the thousands who attended it.
Fri, 08 May, 2015
Visitors are being urged to use the train if they intend being part of the 10,000 people expected to descend on Cobh, Co Cork, tomorrow to attend the centenary commemoration of the sinking of the Lusitania.
Wed, 06 May, 2015
A series of events will take place this week to mark the centenary of the sinking of RMS Lusitania off the coast of Cork.
Mon, 04 May, 2015
Rail commuters standing on platforms at Kent Station, Cork, could have been forgiven for thinking they’d gone back in time yesterday as several people milled around in period dress.
Fri, 23 Jan, 2015
A Lusitania commemoration, postponed as a mark of respect to a husband and wife who died from stab wounds in a domestic incident, will take place next month.
Thu, 22 Jan, 2015
A large group of family and friends paid tribute to a “kind, sincere gentleman”, Christopher ‘Jackie’ Barry, as he was laid to rest in Cobh, Co Cork, yesterday.
Tue, 13 Jan, 2015
Michael Greaney, who died in an apparent murder suicide at his family home in Cobh in Co Cork on Sunday, is to be buried today.
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
Eyes welled with tears in a packed congregation as two sisters lovingly embraced each other in front of their mother’s coffin yesterday.
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
Gifts presented at the altar for the Requiem Mass of Valerie Greaney signified the great loves of her life.
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
Michael and Valerie Greaney, who died in a murder-suicide, are to be laid to rest side by side after separate funerals.
Fri, 02 Jan, 2015
The families of Michael and Valerie Greaney, who died as a result of a murder-suicide, have asked for donations to be made to a group which works with people who are considering suicide.
Thu, 01 Jan, 2015
The teenage daughter of a couple who died in an apparent murder-suicide wrote a poignant message on her Facebook page earlier this year urging people not to consider taking their own lives.
Tue, 30 Dec, 2014
TO A TOURIST, the subdued mood in the seaport town of Cobh probably seemed no more than a dose of the post-Christmas blues, but for locals the picture was far darker.
Tue, 30 Dec, 2014
Cunard has announced it will host an exhibition of Lusitania memorabilia onboard a special cruise of the Queen Victoria cruise ship, which will be visiting Cobh next May to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the torpedoed liner.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
Peter Dowdall says climate is key to the splendour of this weekend’s Festival of Flowers in Cork Harbour.
Sun, 21 Sep, 2014
If you happen to be in Cobh this afternoon, about lunchtime onwards watch out for a Cork Harbour tradition that has endured for the past 34 years.
Tue, 08 Jul, 2014
Twice as tall as Ireland’s tallest building — Cork’s 17-storey Elysian tower — and now also set to be taller than Dublin’s needle-like Spire, are each of Cork’s harbour’s just emerging, elevated wind turbine hubs and spinning vanes, all in the vicinity of Ringaskiddy.
Wed, 12 Mar, 2014
¦ Cork Flower Club have Beatrice Hartog, AOIFA, to demonstrate on Tuesday, February 18 at Canon Packham Hall, Douglas, at 8pm.
Sun, 16 Feb, 2014
A Trinity graduate has turned his back on a career in pharmacy to serve God.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2013
An Irish choir is preparing to perform at celebrations in Rome this weekend marking the 500th anniversary of the choir of St Peter’s Basilica.
Tue, 16 Jul, 2013
Postcards depicting streetscapes 100 years apart are to be given free to people in Co Cork as part of an attempt to attract the diaspora back to the county for The Gathering.
Thu, 07 Feb, 2013
The heartbroken father of a young woman who died following a road traffic collision told her requiem Mass he was “very proud” of his daughter who gave life to five people through organ donation.
Fri, 04 Jan, 2013
A woman died early yesterday following injuries she received in a car crash in Co Cork.
Tue, 01 Jan, 2013
The new Bishop of Cloyne has spoken of his apprehension at accepting the appointment in light of the troubled history of the diocese where his predecessor failed to protect children from clerical sex abuse.
Mon, 26 Nov, 2012
An ecumenical church service to mark the 100-year anniversary of the Titanic’s sinking was held at St Colman’s Cathedral in Cobh yesterday.
Mon, 16 Apr, 2012
Symbolic fires blazed on headlands and islands along the Cork coast last night marking a timeline of the Titanic’s ill-fated maiden voyage across the Atlantic a century ago.
Thu, 12 Apr, 2012