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Cork News

Tributes paid to the Lough’s Canon Vincent Hodnett

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TRIBUTES have been paid to the memory of Very. Rev. Canon  Vincent Hodnett Parish Priest of the Lough Parish. Canon Hodnett, who passed away following a short illness, was to be laid to rest today in the grounds of the...

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Fans pack Cross

Cork City fans were in full voice against Dundalk at a packed Turners Cross  for last night’s  league game. City...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 8:25am Read More

FF pledge to abolish Universal Social Charge in long term

  FIANNA FAIL will today pledge to abolish the Universal Social Charge in the long-term, and reduce it in the...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 8:14am Read More

Karen Buckley to be laid to rest in Mourneabbey on Tuesday

Cork student Karen Buckley will be laid to rest in Mourneabbey on Tuesday. The 24-year-old was murdered in Glasgow after...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 9:58pm Read More

Two-year sentence for former Cork priest who sexually assaulted young girl during confession

A former priest has today been sentenced to two years in prison for sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl during her...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 5:29pm Read More


I’ve been in pain since I was 13, I just have to live with it

ALICE O’CONNOR: “I could have one great day, but mightn’t be able to get out of the bed in the morning with the pain.”
Alice O’Connor spends every day dealing with a condition called Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. She tells COLETTE SHERIDAN about her long road to a diagnosis. IMAGINE regularly dislocating your joints and suffering excruciating pain. That’s the lot of 22-year-old Alice O’Connor, a...

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Seasonal game and rhubarb make for a glorious supper

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The Weekend Foodie Di Curtin whips up a budget friendly and delicious supper  A FOOD find in Supervalu inspires this...

Monday, 30/03/15 - 12:34pm Read More

You’re a long way from de Lough, boy

CORKMEN IN OZ: From left, Peter Crowley, of Togher, Michael Cahalane, of Glanmire, and Barry Murphy, of Douglas, at the Barangaroo project, which is close to Sydney harbour
While Cork tries to put the wheels in motion for a recovery in its collapsed construction sector, the building business...

Friday, 20/03/15 - 8:05am Read More


It’s just The Minutes, no quiz

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Don O’Mahony talks to the forthright Dublin trio about their Cork fanbase and their just-do-it attitude THERE are, I suppose, two extremes of music interviewee. At one end of the spectrum, there are those who affect a wide-eyed wonder when...

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By the moon and the stars and my mum

Jenn Grant. Photo by Dee Dee Morris
Mark McAvoy chats with Canadian folk singer songwriter Jenn Grant about her latest album and tour NOMINATED for two Juno...

Friday, 03/04/15 - 10:52am Read More

Feldman to present his award-winning documentary at UCC

Director  of The Lab, Yotam Feldman
THE maker of an award-winning documentary will travel to Cork next week to present it an Irish screening in UCC. Documentary...

Friday, 27/03/15 - 7:13pm Read More

National News

Poll sees surge in SF support; More people undecided on Marriage Referendum

There has been a substantial increase in support for Sinn Féin over the past month according to a new opinion poll. The RED C survey for tomorrow's Sunday Business Post also sees the Coalition parties lose some of their recent...

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FF ‘differ completely on many major aspects’ to FG

Delegates at the Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis are calling on the party to reject any coalition deal with Fine Gael.They...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 3:45pm Read More

Former British soldier appears in court charged with man’s death 41 years ago

A 73-year-old former soldier has appeared in court in Northern Ireland charged with the attempted murder of a man with...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 3:27pm Read More

Ex-Finance Secretary General condemns personal attacks over Siteserv deal

The ex-Secretary General of the Department of Finance said personal attacks on civil servants over the Siteserv deal are "regrettable".In...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 2:38pm Read More

Pharmacy union calls for free morning after pill for medical card holders

The Irish Pharmacy Union is claiming the HSE is discriminating against women with medical cards, when it comes to accessing...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 1:09pm Read More

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Cork Sport

Resolute Jamie refuses to give in

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A gifted dual player with Cork, Jamie Wall was struck down last summer with a spinal infection which has left him unable to walk since.  However, as Éamonn Murphy discovered when they met ahead of a Cork-Kilkenny hurling fundraiser, his...

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Rivalry with Kerry still ‘alive and kicking’ says Walsh

Annie Walsh in action against Kate O'Sullivan of Kerry in round two of the National League in Cloughduv. Picture: Sportsfile
SUNDAY Tesco Homegrown NFL SF: Cork v Kerry Drumcollogher/Broadford (Limerick), 2pm CORK bid to make it into their 11th National...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 12:50pm Read More

City ready for showdown with Dundalk

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Noel Spillane Soccer CORK City and Dundalk, the two best teams in the country, will pack Turner’s Cross tonight for...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 12:29pm Read More

O’Neill is an inspiration for club as well as county

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Colm O’Neill has been the form forward in the league. Ahead of the clash with Dublin, Barry O’Donovan looks at...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 12:27pm Read More

The little club with more starters than the big guns

Colm O'Driscoll U21
It’s rare for three brothers to figure in an inter-county senior football team at the same time, but that’s what...

Friday, 24/04/15 - 11:09am Read More


Emerald aisle – Cork couples celebrate 55 years of marriage

provision 140415 20 couples celebrate their 'Emerald' 55th Wedding anniversary in Frankfield, Cork yest. details from Phil on 087 2987161 Pic Michael Mac Sweeney/ Provision
MARY HASSETT chats with two Cork couples who recently celebrated 55 years of marriage with 18 other couples at an Emerald wedding anniversary party in Frankfield House IF you thought that 55 years of being together would take the shine...

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Carol Anthony stuns in natural beauty photoshoot

Carol Anthony in natural beauty photoshoot
SARAH HORGAN and her makeover team do a very special nature-inspired photoshoot with Carol Anthony FLUTTERING her bird-like eyelashes for...

Wednesday, 15/04/15 - 4:05pm Read More

“I tried to imagine I wasn’t a prostitute, that men were not leering at me, demanding sex. I wanted to imagine I was a baby again, that I was pure, that it was all a nightmare”

REPRO FREE : Sex Slave woman.
A victim of sex trafficking recalls the harrowing abuse she suffered at the hands of men in Cork, Galway and...

Wednesday, 08/04/15 - 3:32pm Read More

Are you falling victim to beauty sabotage?

Don't let anybody ruin your beauty regime.
  Beautician Emer O’Callaghan advises to watch out for beauty sabotage by friends and family WE are all products of the...

Wednesday, 01/04/15 - 2:44pm Read More

Put a stop to spots

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Not just a teenage thing – acne now affects nearly half of all adult women in Ireland and the UK....

Friday, 27/03/15 - 8:59am Read More

National Sport

Rodgers: Reds must be flawless to reach top four

Boss Brendan Rodgers admits Liverpool must win their last five games to reach the Champions League.A 0-0 draw at The Hawthorns put a major dent in the Reds’ top four hopes.They moved into fifth but were six points behind Manchester...

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AP McCoy – the jockey of a lifetime

Spurs fans look away now, but Arsene Wenger was on the money.For all the justifiable hyperbole over the last few...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 5:07pm Read More

Sunderland in relegation zone after Leicester and Hull win

Leicester and Hull were the significant winners in the Barclays Premier League relegation battle, with respective wins at Burnley and...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 5:00pm Read More

Treviso make Munster work hard for bonus-point victory

By Barry CoughlanMunster 30 Treviso 19Munster got the bonus-point win required to keep their Guinness Pro 12 challenge running, but...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 4:53pm Read More

Emotional McCoy finishes third in Sandown swansong

Tony McCoy had to settle for third aboard Box Office on the final ride of his career in the bet365...

Saturday, 25/04/15 - 4:54pm Read More