The vote on the proposal for a directly elected mayor will take place next month. The Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy, TD and his colleague, the Minister of State for Local Government and Electoral Reform, John Paul Phelan, TD, on Tuesday, (2nd April 2019) published the Government’s detailed policy proposals for…Details
Cork Airport, Ireland’s fastest growing and most punctual airport, has officially launched its 2019 Summer Schedule with eight new routes this summer season. In total, there are now 52 routes on offer over the course of the year from Cork Airport to the UK, Continental Europe and the east coast of the USA, along with…Details
ASSERT, UCC and the ASG have joined forces to collaborate on a Critical Incident Simulation Exercise within a simulated emergency department of a hospital with the theme of Training for the Unexpected. Members of An Garda Síochána, Cork will participate in this exercise on March 29th next in the ASSERT Centre at UCC which is a state-of-the-art world class…Details
Brides-to-be are in for a real treat as the Radisson Blu Hotel & Spa, Cork host their spring Wedding Showcase on April 7 2019. The event takes place from 2pm to 5pm – the star of the show being the hotel’s newly refurbished Great Island Ballroom. Featuring beautiful new wooden panelling, ornate mirrors and romantic…Details
Blue Haven Hotel Kinsale wins the Irish Hospitality Awards 2019 for Best Boutique Hotel for a 2nd time!
The Blue Haven Hotel in Kinsale is celebrating today, having won for the second time in three years the title of Best Boutique Hotel in Ireland at The Irish Hospitality Awards, at a Black Tie awards ceremony held at The Crowne Plaza Hotel Dublin last night. The Blue Haven was among ten finalists at the…Details
The course is run by The Chris Mee Group, who are offering all LIBA members 50% off. April is stress awareness month and therefore an opportune time to take stock of how we cope with life’s pressures. Indeed the fast-paced nature of modern life can leave us feeling depleted of energy and an inability to think…Details
Cork’s first retailers association has been established to serve 5,000 businesses in Cork City & County
These businesses employ 35,000 staff in Cork City and County and contribute €5BN to the Irish economy. Cork City & County is to have a dedicated organisation to represent its retail sector at a time of transformation for the local and global retail market. Cork Retailers Association has been established to give a voice of…Details
The Ringmasters Marketing Ball 2019 took place at Rochestown Park Hotel on Saturday 23rd March.
Pic: Diane Cusack
Mr Jim Woulfe, CEO of Dairygold was the keynote speaker. The Cork Society was delighted to have Mr Jim Woulfe, CEO of Dairygold as the keynote speaker this morning. Jim Woulfe is CEO of Dairygold, Ireland’s largest farmer-owned Agri & Dairy Business employing 1,250 people and with a turnover of €1 billion and was appointed…Details