A masterplan has been unveiled for a multi-million euro redevelopment of the former Irish Fertiliser Industries (IFI) site at Marino Point in Cork harbour, which will include a mix of industries and a new cruise ship berth.
Wed, 04 Sep, 2019
An environment lobby group is hoping the High Court will next week approve an application seeking a judicial review of An Bord Pleanála’s controversial thumbs-up for a €160m incinerator in Cork Harbour.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2018
The campaign to stop an incinerator being built in Cork Harbour is stepping up a notch as efforts get under way to raise awareness in Cork City and to get companies to pledge financial support towards the cost of a judicial review.
Tue, 19 Jun, 2018
It's the start of a weeklong celebration of the many, many marine joys of Cork Harbour, with a kick-off today of An Rás Mór, the up-to 28 kilometre Ocean to City race, seeing 600 participants in up to 200 craft racing from the glorious harbour’s mouth, right on up to the city centre.
Sat, 02 Jun, 2018
They handed kids to the childminder, burnt the midnight oil brushing up on research and refused to be beaten by the planning system. Environmental lobby group CHASE could write the handbook for running a tight campaign. Later this week, they should know if their marathon efforts have all been in vain, writes
Mon, 23 Oct, 2017
A senior government official has warned that the €61m budget announced for the clean-up of the former Irish Steel plant on Haulbowline in Cork Harbour will not be enough to complete plans to transform the site into a major public recreation amenity.
Fri, 26 Aug, 2016
There’s a suitably royal sound to the elevated Cobh town period home called Kingswell, built back in the days when Cobh was the British naval port Queenstown, and this sizeable semi-d is said to have had an identical match in Dublin’s Kingstown, now called Dún Laoghaire.
Sat, 09 Jan, 2016