140 YEAR HISTORY OF FAMOUS CORK SCHOOL LAUNCHED

Pictured this week at the launch of “Pres140”, a new book celebrating the 140 year history of Presentation College, The Mardyke L/R Adam O’Connor, Cian O’Mahony(brother of Irish International Peter O’Mahony), George Hook, Pres past pupil who launched the book, Br Matthew Feheny, Author of book and Sam Gallagher.

TEN UL STUDENTS AWARDED SCHOLARSHIPS AS PART OF JOHNSON AND JOHNSON’S WiSTEM2D PROGRAMME

Ten female students were presented with bursaries by global healthcare company Johnson and Johnson (J&J) as part of its WiSTEM2D Award Programme at a ceremony in University of Limerick (UL) today (Monday, November 12th). The acronym WiSTEM2D refers to Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Manufacturing and Design, and is part of J&J’s commitment to developing and…

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Entrepreneurs of Little Island: John Foley, Crime Stoppers Security – ‘I use stress as a strength, not as a burden’

Crime Stoppers Security is a Cork security company and 100 percent Irish-owned, operating from their head offices in Little Island, Cork. Crime Stoppers also operates outside of Munster to provide an overall solution to their clients’ needs and they continue to grow, as they provide peace of mind to each and every one of their clients…

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88% of SMEs seeking more government support in face of Brexit, says Bibby Financial Services Ireland

Almost nine in 10 Irish SMEs (88%) feel the Government should be providing them with more support, according to the latest SME Ireland Confidence Tracker published by Bibby Financial Services Ireland, a leading provider of financial support and funding solutions to Irish SMEs. Irish SMEs believe that this support should come in the form of tax breaks (81%),…

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Junk Ensemble present the critically acclaimed ‘Soldier Still’ at The Everyman this month

Junk Ensemble, one of Ireland’s leading voices in dance theatre, is bringing their critically acclaimed production Soldier Still to The Everyman for two nights only, Tuesday November 13 and Wednesday November 14. This beautiful and haunting tale of trauma was created out of a series of interviews with current and former soldiers from the Irish Defence Forces,…

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Entrepreneurs of Little Island: Shirley Feeney, Shirley’s Beauty Clinic – ‘If my client left with a smile on their face, it was a job well done’

Shirley Feeney is the owner and proprietor of the iconic and glamourous Shirley’s Beauty Clinic in Glanmire. The salon marked 20 years in business recently and celebrated its anniversary with a party for customers and friends in their salon in Glanmire. The event was hosted by Amanda Brunker and guests were treated to beauty demos, goodie…

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Monfort College of Performing Arts present Legally Blonde The Musical at The Everyman

OMG, like, you totally have to see Legally Blonde The Musical! The Montfort College of Performing Arts are proud to present the Cork premiere of Legally Blonde The Musical at The Everyman theatre from Thursday November 1 to Saturday November 3, for four performances only. Legally Blonde is a fabulously fun, international, award-winning musical based on the hit 2001 film and…

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