One of the most beloved Cork family businesses of the past two decades, the Alternative Bread Company (ABC) in the English Market, celebrates its 20th birthday on Saturday -- with Cork Simon Community taking the day’s proceeds.
Wed, 22 Nov, 2017
The IRFU has doubled down on its doubts over South Africa’s suitability to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup, with the union continuing to push for answers on aspects of the technical review which last week recommended the Rainbow Nation.
Wed, 08 Nov, 2017
Investment property activity is continuing through to year’s end in and around Cork city centre streets by the Penneys site, which is expected to go forward for planning permission next month for a major redevelopment, after a two-year site assembly
Thu, 10 Dec, 2015
The sale and €75m- €100m redevelopment of Cork City’s prime Capitol Cinema site for a food-related innovation centre, retail and office block represents "a turning point for the city" and will lead to renewal of a whole section of Cork, it has been claimed.
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
FINALLY the summer seems to have arrived with a run of warm days. The barbecue has been on standby all week in my house and the heating has been turned off for the first time this year. Now I fully admit that summer drinking is a little more complicated in Ireland given how unpredictable our weather is, but warmer weather does demand a slight change in drinking habits.
Sun, 09 Jun, 2013
On entering the English Market from Prince’s Street and Grand Parade in Cork one is confronted with a notice entitled Historical Context. On perusing the text I observed what might be a spelling error. It read: “The market was traditionally a meat, foul, fish and vegetable market.”
Thu, 14 Aug, 2003