A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A soup kitchen that provides up to 2,000 dinners a week to the homeless in Cork has issued an urgent appeal for specific small tinned items that can be given out to the needy during the outbreak of Covid 19.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2020
The sharp rise in spying by the Defence Forces is due to “enhanced intelligence” from a number of sources, an oversight report said.
Mon, 09 Mar, 2020
“I think we learned a lot about ourselves,” replied Kieran Kingston, when asked what the Cork hurlers can take from their five-week league campaign.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2020
A total of 180 animals died at the National Aquarium of Ireland in Galway during a period of less than 10 months in 2018, including a number of species considered to be at risk of extinction.
Thu, 27 Feb, 2020
Two second-half Patrick Horgan penalties and a most fortuitous Bill Cooper goal got Cork out of jail at a mucky Mullingar this afternoon.
Sun, 16 Feb, 2020
Wednesday sees the start of Week 4 of the Winter Equestrian Festival (WEF) in Wellington, Florida, while a second fixture in the same area at Deeridge Farms also gets underway.
Tue, 28 Jan, 2020
Cork showed that they are in fine shape to defend their U20 All-Ireland title after they defeated Kildare in the John Kerins Cup final.
Mon, 27 Jan, 2020
Eamonn MJ Coffey, counsel for Garda Golden’s widow, Nicola, and the couple’s three young children, told Mr Justice Michael Twomey in the High Court today that a mediator had been agreed
Mon, 20 Jan, 2020
An early-season title for Limerick, winners over Cork in this Co-Op Superstores Munster SHL final in the Gaelic Grounds, with 5,295 in attendance.
Sat, 11 Jan, 2020
Ultimately, it was St Michael’s more polished forward division that earned the Blackrock club its first Cork U21 ‘A’ football title since 1976 in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Sun, 05 Jan, 2020
They beat Liam Cahill's Waterford in a soggy Fraher Field with 2,976 in attendance.
Sun, 29 Dec, 2019
Sports legends including Roy Keane, Tomas Ó Sé, Thomas Mulcahy and Rob Heffernan were among those who dropped in to support broadcaster, Trevor Welch's, fundraising booksale.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
It followed Defender's unhappiness with comments made by the judge when he decided Defender could not maintain a $141m damages claim against HSBC.
Mon, 16 Dec, 2019
Members of the public who donate to homeless charities this Christmas are asked to refrain from handing in soiled duvets and underwear or blankets which have previously been used by dogs and are covered in hair.
Mon, 09 Dec, 2019
All issues are still in play in the claim by the widow and family of murdered Garda Tony Golden for compensation, the High Court was told today. Mr Justice Michael Twomey heard the trial may take up to five days.
Mon, 25 Nov, 2019
Elber Twomey believes “her beauties” are smiling in heaven because of her success in pushing for suicide training for all police officers.
Tue, 12 Nov, 2019
The cost of work-related compensation claims from gardaí in the last five years was €35m, nearly a quarter of which was in legal fees.
Thu, 07 Nov, 2019
A judge has taken another swipe at lawyers who, he said, with the ongoing approval of successive governments, continue to refuse to settle garda compensation claims before they get to court.
Tue, 05 Nov, 2019
The Corn Uí Mhuirí points were shared in this first round clash at Mallow today.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2019
Gardaí mounted a major investigation in an attempt to arrest criminals carrying out burglaries at the homes of elderly people going to Mass and today three accused men were in court.
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019
Soup-kitchen charity, Cork Penny Dinners, has bought a city centre apartment which has been converted into its first supported housing project.
Mon, 21 Oct, 2019
More homeless people will die unless the Government increases its efforts to tackle the crisis, a frontline charity worker has warned.
Mon, 14 Oct, 2019
Virgin Media, which is starting work on bringing broadband to nearly 3,500 homes and businesses in Midleton, has ruled out extending the service to other parts of east Cork.
Tue, 08 Oct, 2019
Ads which claim that users can reach certain speeds, will only be allowed if it is the experience of at least half of users.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
Medicinal cannabis campaigner, Vera Twomey, who fought a lengthy campaign to secure THC oil for her sick daughter Ava has published a book detailing her experiences.
Fri, 16 Aug, 2019
Newtownshandrum produced the shock of the Cork SHC at Mourneabbey on Saturday as last season’s semi-finalists and 2017 finalists Blackrock crashed out.
Sun, 11 Aug, 2019
Fine girl you are...visited Holy Ground to unearth the life and harbour times of this beauty.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2019
Cork made it through to the All-Ireland U20 final with a win over Kilkenny in O’Moore Park, Portlaoise, powered by an outstanding Tommy O’Connell display.
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
Community groups are likely to become the frontline force in the battle against dog-fouling in Co Cork amid concerns that an increasing volume of volunteers are undertaking jobs traditionally done by the council.
Fri, 26 Jul, 2019
Cork's Amy O'Connor has called out the unfair treatment of camogie players and says that the planning of Championship fixtures have been a "disaster".
Thu, 25 Jul, 2019
Just as Cork stood ready to breast the tape, a late, late lunge for the line saw Tipperary snatch the verdict in this absorbing Munster U20 final.
Wed, 24 Jul, 2019
A Jake Morris goal four minutes into second-half injury-time secured Tipperary a stunning Munster U20 final victory.
Tue, 23 Jul, 2019
A barrister likened the treatment by her professional body of two complaints against her to “being treated like a Jew in Nazi Germany”, the High Court heard.
Thu, 18 Jul, 2019
Insurance companies may be asked to provide financial support to help fund investigations into fraudulent claims.
Tue, 09 Jul, 2019
A vet who gave a woman the wrong ashes after charging her €200 for cremating her pet dog has been suspended for two months from the register of vets over findings of misconduct.
Mon, 08 Jul, 2019
County councillors have expressed their anger and disgust at dog owners who are throwing bags of their pets’ faeces onto trees at a cemetery in a town in Co Cork.
Wed, 03 Jul, 2019
A homeless Cork couple walked more than 10km pushing their toddler in a toy buggy to get a hot meal.
Tue, 02 Jul, 2019
A Co Meath garda whose legs were crushed in a brutal repeated assault in August 2015 has been awarded €975,000 compensation by the High Court.
Mon, 01 Jul, 2019
Medicinal cannabis campaigner, Vera Twomey, who secured a licence for the medication for her ill daughter Ava has cautiously welcomed the signing in to law of the access programme.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
Drinks companies will not be allowed to advertise non-alcoholic beers close to schools as of today.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2019
The owners of Dublin's Savoy Cinema fear a company which bought the Screen Cinema from it intends to use it as a cinema/theatre in breach of a sale undertaking that it would not be used for this purpose for 20 years.
Wed, 29 May, 2019
The health minister has rejected claims by senior doctors that Ireland is recklessly sliding towards the general legalisation of cannabis.
Mon, 20 May, 2019
Ireland is “sleepwalking” into the legalisation of cannabis on the back of a campaign of misinformation about the drug, according to doctors who have set up a new group to campaign against liberalisation.
Mon, 20 May, 2019