A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
An “island of disadvantage” has been identified on the southside of Cork City, as research finds almost two thirds of working families are at risk of poverty.
Tue, 28 Jun, 2016
Mon, 01 Feb, 2016
The story of this Cork SHC round four clash on Saturday centred around Midleton’s staggering total of 20 wides, but 1-15 was enough for the Magpies to make it into the quarter-finals to face the winners of next weekend’s Duhallow-Douglas clash.
Mon, 17 Aug, 2015
Tonight’s SHC fourth round clash between Midleton and St Finbarr’s in Páirc Uí Rinn (7.45pm) is just the clubs’ second meeting since 2005, but for older spectators it is sure to recall memories of an epic rivalry in the 1980s.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
For St Finbarr’s, hope comes through the bloom of youth.
Wed, 01 Jul, 2015
The meeting of these city rivals at Páirc Uí Rinn on Saturday failed to live up to its pre-match billing as a tantalising first round Cork SHC derby. A contest that lacked any real intensity saw Douglas up the ante in the final quarter with a rush of scores to run out deserving winners.
Mon, 25 May, 2015
There was double joy for Robert Heffernan (Togher AC) at the 50km race walk in Dudince, Slovakia on Saturday where he finished fourth in 3:48:44 to qualify for the World Championships in Beijing this summer and a record fifth Olympic Games.
Mon, 23 Mar, 2015
A community leader has raised concerns about plans for a supermarket on a publicly owned landbank which is earmarked for sale on the southside of Cork City.
Mon, 17 Mar, 2014
St Finbarr’s 0-15 St Nicholas 2-8 (after extra-time)
Mon, 13 May, 2013
When Cork’s status in the hurling world is debated in bars and online chatrooms, the fall of traditional city powerhouses is cited as a contributory factor in the decline of the county side.
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013
Every week Esther N McCarthy scouts around for interesting pieces for your interiors. Today she discovers wild designs and posters that are as easy as A, B, C.
Sun, 14 Oct, 2012
Joanne Cuddihy cast aside the pain of the elimination of younger sister Catriona’s from the women’s Olympic 4x400m squad to win the Athlete of the Meet award at the Woodies DIY national track and field championships at Morton Stadium yesterday.
Mon, 09 Jul, 2012
AGRICULTURE Minister Simon Coveney will open the National Dairy Show and speak at the Pfizer Animal Health Farming Forum on October 15, in Millstreet, Co Cork.
Tue, 04 Oct, 2011
OLIVE LOUGHNANE (Loughrea AC), silver medallist in the women’s 20k walk in Berlin two years ago, will lead the Irish team into the World Championships in Daegu, Korea, at the end of the month.
Tue, 09 Aug, 2011
NOTHING spectacular about this St Finbarr’s victory at Páirc Uí Rinn on Saturday, simply a case of taking care of business.
Mon, 08 Aug, 2011
GAELIC football has won out over soccer in an agonising battle for Cork City defender Neal Horgan’s sporting affections this weekend.
Fri, 05 Aug, 2011
STUDENTS are spending a week in a wheelchair to highlight the effects of disabilities on young people.
Wed, 09 Feb, 2011
ST FINBARRS’ strong grip on minor football affairs in Cork continues after they swept to victory over Douglas in the Cork PMFC (1) final replay in CIT yesterday.
Mon, 13 Dec, 2010
A GOAL by Alan Cronin deep in injury time gave county champions Nemo Rangers a dramatic victory over St Finbarr’s in the Red FM Division One league final at Páirc Uí Rinn last night.
Sat, 13 Nov, 2010
GLEN ROVERS will meet Na Piarsaigh in the final of the city division U21 hurling final after they beat St Finbarr’s in extra time at Ballinlough yesterday.
Mon, 08 Nov, 2010
LONG serving St Finbarr’s stalwart Michael Ryan had his career plans mapped out before last season’s county senior football final.
Thu, 21 Oct, 2010
Rob Heffernan, one of the first Irish athletes in action at the Europan Athletics Championships in Barcelona, was just 11 seconds away from winning a bronze medal in the 20km walk.
Tue, 27 Jul, 2010
TWENTY-FOUR years is a long time to wait for an appearance in a county senior football final in any man’s language.
Thu, 24 Sep, 2009
ST FINBARR’S are back in a senior final for the first time since 1993 following a deserved victory over favourites Carbery in an entertaining Evening Echo Cork county SFC semi-final at a Pairc Ui Rinn last night.
Mon, 31 Aug, 2009
Two Cork brothers who bought forged documents to help them get a €650,000 mortgage have escaped with a suspended sentence and fine at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Mon, 27 Apr, 2009
ONE of country’s longest serving postmen got a special delivery ahead of his retirement next week.
Mon, 09 Feb, 2009
PAT HORGAN turned on the style from frees and play to power Glen Rovers to a thrilling 1-17 to 2-10 victory over Cloyne in their Evening Echo Cork SHC first-round replay at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Mon, 19 May, 2008
THERE was to be no hat-trick of victories for Bride Rovers over St. Finbarr’s in the Evening Echo Cork Co SHC at Páirc Uí Chaoimh last night where the Togher club survived a late scare before emerging winners by two points.
Mon, 19 May, 2008
The Irish team are in a positive mood despite two withdrawals ahead of this weekend's World Cross Country Championships in Edinburgh.
Thu, 27 Mar, 2008
ALISTAIR CRAGG is favourite to win the Woodies DIY National Cross-Country Championships at his first attempt in Belfast this afternoon.
Sat, 01 Mar, 2008
CORK defender Michael Shields confirmed yesterday that the rumpus between the Cork County Board and its inter-county hurlers and footballers played a key role in his decision to move to Australia in the new year.
Fri, 14 Dec, 2007
THE fate of No 1 Sharman Crawford Street is probably going to be kinder than the fate surrounding the package that was Fairm Bawn, two contrasting Cork city properties oozing history.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2007
THREE Irish college students who developed revolutionary medical devices swept the boards at an international competition yesterday.
Thu, 29 Jun, 2006
OUR members in the CWU were very amused at the announcement that post persons get paid for overtime they have worked.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2005
Thu, 20 Oct, 2005
Kilkenny City Harrier Eileen O'Keeffe threw a new national record of 68.14 metres to claim hammer gold at the Woodies DIY Irish Track and Field Championships in Santry today.
Sat, 23 Jul, 2005
Fri, 17 Jun, 2005
THREE stadium records in quick succession — all from Leevale sprinters — provided fans with 25 minutes of sheer magic at the AAI Indoor championships in Nenagh yesterday when Jer O’Donoghue, Ailis McSweeney and hurdler Derval O’Rourke braved the bitter cold to return scintillating performances.
Mon, 07 Feb, 2005
Thu, 26 Jun, 2003