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Cork News

Guilty verdict in refuse chute murder trial

A 28-year-old man was today found guilty of the murder of homeless man Liam Manley, whose body was found in a refuse chute. David O’Loughlin, with an address at Garden City Apartments, North Main Street in Cork, denied murdering the...

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Hollywood producer of 50 Shades jets into Cork to collect Jameson cask

A HOLLYWOOD movie producer who brought hits such as 50 Shades of Grey, The Social Network and House of Cards to...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 10:37am Read More

French want to send Sophie investigation team back to Cork

A FRENCH team of investigators are set to return to Cork to continue their probe into Sophie Toscan du Plantier’s...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 9:39am Read More

Bag snatch on way from Mass

A WOMAN is recovering with a broken bone after having her handbag snatched from her as she returned home from...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 9:17am Read More

Starbucks on Princes Street does not meet planning requirement

Starbucks on Princes Street.
THE Starbucks coffee shop chain have been told their new Cork outlet which opened two weeks ago does not have...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 9:02am Read More


Seasonal game and rhubarb make for a glorious supper

Venison sausage pot
The Weekend Foodie Di Curtin whips up a budget friendly and delicious supper  A FOOD find in Supervalu inspires this weekend’s warming supper. Wild Irish Game, based in Co. Wicklow, are experts at sourcing and processing the best of Ireland’s...

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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

I want to play soccer with my twin brother

FOUR-YEAR-OLD Cork boy Alex Foley has one simple wish — to play soccer with his twin brother Jacob. But first,...

Thursday, 12/03/15 - 12:32pm Read More


Vann Music leave it all to fate

Vann Music by Tim Whelan 2 (1)
Vann Music released their second EP ‘Running’ last month and ahead of their gig in Cyprus Avenue, their singer and founder Aaron Smyth spoke with Ronan Leonard about how it marks new ground for the band. Singer and Vann Music...

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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

Cut! A bad hair day for this flop

Shailene Woodley as Triss
  Insurgent, released nationwide, March 19, Cert: 12A, ** by Gareth Naughton I AM sure a lot of work has...

Thursday, 19/03/15 - 3:23pm Read More

National News

Taoiseach confirms he attended Fennelly Commission

The Taoiseach has confirmed for the first time that he was called to give evidence to the Fennelly Commission.However, he stopped short of saying if he was one of three people called to give evidence a second time.Previously, the Taoiseach...

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No further inquiry in death of Father Molloy 30 years ago

An independent examination of a garda review into the death of a priest in Offaly 30 years ago has found...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 5:41pm Read More

Finding ‘balance’ of emissions and dairy production a challenge, Coveney admits

The Minister for Agriculture said it will be a challenge for Ireland to cut its carbon emissions without cutting food...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 5:02pm Read More

Martin’s future as FF leader secure, McGrath insists

A Fianna Fáil TD says Micheál Martin is safe as party leader, even if he loses another by-election.The party is...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 3:54pm Read More

Kenny: ‘New proclamation’ of the Republic for 1916 centenary

The Taoiseach said the Government will draft a new proclamation as part of next year's centenary of the 1916 rising....

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 3:16pm Read More

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Cork Sport

Cian Mac was often substituted too early in games

Cian Mac
WHEN the club hurling All-Stars were dished out by Reardens last winter, Cian McCarthy was an automatic. As his citation read: “Ever since Sars upset the odds in capturing the 2008 county, Cian Mac has been a go-to guy in...

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Is Shefflin the best hurler ever?  

John Horgan  Hurling  THE greatest hurler, the greatest soccer player, the greatest rugby player and so on, that is a...

Saturday, 28/03/15 - 5:32pm Read More

O’Reilly returns to Cork set-up after hip op

Deirdre O'Reilly in action for Cork. Picture: Sportsfile
CORK have been boosted by the return of nine-time All-Ireland-winning defender Deirdre O’Reilly. The St Mary’s star was back in...

Saturday, 28/03/15 - 11:19am Read More

O’Shea returns to football squad

Paddy O'Shea
ST VINCENT’S keeper Paddy O’Shea has been recalled to the Cork football panel ahead of Sunday’s NFL clash with Mayo...

Friday, 27/03/15 - 9:22am Read More

Cork often held Shefflin but Rebels can’t deny his greatness

IT’S what neat timing after he announced his inter-county retirement on Wednesday, Henry Shefflin is visiting Cork this weekend. The...

Friday, 27/03/15 - 9:21am 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. Katie Wright consults the experts Acne vulgaris, to use its icky full title, now affects 44% of women in Ireland...

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Do you give in to pit pressure?

One of the participants in Hannah’s project is Siobhan Ramos, the social media manager for Cork Feminista.
WOMEN face enormous pressures to conform to certain beauty norms in today’s society. It was with this in mind that...

Friday, 27/03/15 - 8:53am Read More

The apprentice cover girl

Cork's Sandra Murphy as a vintage Vogue cover girl
SARAH HORGAN and her style team recreate a vintage Vogue cover with one of Cork’s most stylish businesswomen, Sandra Murphy...

Thursday, 19/03/15 - 12:23pm Read More

Get made up for spring

Model Coco Rocha on the catalk for the Zac Posen Spring 2015 collection is modeled during Fashion Week in New York.
Catwalk outfits may be out of reach, but copying models’ hair and make-up is much easier. Katie Wright reveals the...

Thursday, 19/03/15 - 11:54am Read More

The healthy way to go clubbing… clubbercise!

Top London Clubbercise Pro-Trainer, (right) Shelly Palmer  launced the classes on Sunday 8th March.
Clubbercise, a fitness class which mixes a work out with a night out, made its Irish debut in Cork last...

Friday, 13/03/15 - 5:02pm Read More

National Sport

WATCH LIVE: The Conor McGregor – Jose Aldo circus hits Dublin

You can watch the press conference live here from 6pm.The UFC tour to promote Conor McGregor's upcoming title fight against Jose Aldo has reached its final day - at a press conference in Dublin this afternoon. There are huge crowds...

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Irish clubs to benefit from UEFA prize money increase

UEFA has announced the detailed financial distribution system for its club competitions for the 2015-18 cycle in the UEFA Champions...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 5:21pm Read More

Ross O’Carroll-Kelly is very disappointed with Jamie Heaslip

Rugby super-jock Ross O'Carroll-Kelly is bemoaning the fact that rugby players just ain't what they used to be. Leinster forward...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 4:35pm Read More

WATCH: Dani Alves sings into mic to dodge questions

Brazilian footballer Dani Alves is reportedly set to leave the current club Barcelona in the summer - with Manchester United...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 3:24pm Read More

Prize money boost for Europa League

UEFA has moved to increase the financial rewards from playing in the Europa League by announcing prize money for the...

Tuesday, 31/03/15 - 2:45pm Read More