• GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship Round 2, Semple Stadium, Thurles, Co. Tipperary 11/7/2015
Clare vs Cork
Cork manager Jimmy Barry Murphy 
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne
  • 2.4.2014. Little Alisha Savage age 3 is the only child in Ireland with a rare form of brain cancer. Her parents have had to relocate to America to give her the best treatment for her illness. She is pictured her with her mum Michelle, dad John and little sister Emma-Louise (1).
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  • 29th August 2015....... Louie Scott, manager with some of the new staff at Wetherspoons, The Linen Weaver on Paul Street Cork which opens on the 8th of September
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
  • EEXX news 28/08/2015.
Gala Lunch for 574 people at the Rochestown Park Hotel to mark the 25th anniversary of the double All-Ireland Hurling and Football Championship winning teams. Proceeds to the Dessie Fitzgerald Injury Fund and the Friends of Jamie Wall.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship Round 2, Semple Stadium, Thurles, Co. Tipperary 11/7/2015
Clare vs Cork
Cork manager Jimmy Barry Murphy 
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne2.4.2014. Little Alisha Savage age 3 is the only child in Ireland with a rare form of brain cancer. Her parents have had to relocate to America to give her the best treatment for her illness. She is pictured her with her mum Michelle, dad John and little sister Emma-Louise (1).Corn bunting29th August 2015....... Louie Scott, manager with some of the new staff at Wetherspoons, The Linen Weaver on Paul Street Cork which opens on the 8th of September
Picture: Eddie O'HareEEXX news 28/08/2015.
Gala Lunch for 574 people at the Rochestown Park Hotel to mark the 25th anniversary of the double All-Ireland Hurling and Football Championship winning teams. Proceeds to the Dessie Fitzgerald Injury Fund and the Friends of Jamie Wall.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie

Cork News

Parents wed to fulfill Alisha’s final wishes

2.4.2014. Little Alisha Savage age 3 is the only child in Ireland with a rare form of brain cancer. Her parents have had to relocate to America to give her the best treatment for her illness. She is pictured her with her mum Michelle, dad John and little sister Emma-Louise (1).
The loving parents of a little girl who lost her battle with cancer just months ago, will fulfill her last wish as they prepare to wed in Boston after more than 18 years together. John and Michelle Savage from Glanmire...

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JBM should get civic reception

GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship Round 2, Semple Stadium, Thurles, Co. Tipperary 11/7/2015
Clare vs Cork
Cork manager Jimmy Barry Murphy 
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne
A CITY councillor is to ask the Lord Mayor to grant a Civic Reception to hurling manager Jimmy Barry-Murphy. The...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 5:48pm Read More

Wetherspoon’s all set to weave their magic

29th August 2015....... Louie Scott, manager with some of the new staff at Wetherspoons, The Linen Weaver on Paul Street Cork which opens on the 8th of September
Picture: Eddie O'Hare
CORK’S newest pub the Linen Weaver will open on Paul Street next week following a €3.65m investment by the UK...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 2:14pm Read More

Cork accounts for over half of all care order reviews, report finds

Cork accounted for more than half of all the reviews of Care Orders made in 2014, a new report has...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 8:10am Read More

Mahon bus services a priority for Bus Éireann

IMPROVING bus services in the Mahon Point area remains a priority for Bus Éireann, despite additions to the route last...

Monday, 31/08/15 - 6:52pm Read More

Cork Sport

Cork GAA heroes from 1990 have their audience in stitches at their reunion gala dinner

EEXX sport 28/08/2015.
Winning team captains Tomas Mulcahy and Larry Tompkins with (middle) Jim and Pam O'Regan, Saville Menswear and the Liam McCarthy and Sam Maguire Cups.
Gala Lunch at the Rochestown Park Hotel to mark the 25th anniversary of the double All-Ireland Hurling and Football Championship winning teams. Proceeds to the Dessie Fitzgerald Injury Fund and the Friends of Jamie Wall.
Pic; Larry Cummins,
Evening Echo staff
NUJ Photographer, Member of the Press Photographers' Association of Ireland.
www.eveningecho.ie
Denis Hurley Reunions are always a good source of funny stories from the past, even if the passage of time may make details hazy. On Friday, those of us lucky to be in the Rochestown Park Hotel for the lunch...

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O’Sullivan gets top Marks once again as Cork City beat St Pats.

Irish Daily Mail FAI Senior Cup Third Round, TurnerÕs Cross, Cork 21/8/2015
Cork City vs St PatrickÕs Athletic
James Chambers of Pats with Colin Healy of Cork
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer
BARBARA O’CONNELL THE fans in the Shed End probably summed it up best of all when they sang ‘can we...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 12:18pm Read More

Six Munster men make Schmidt’s final World Cup squad of 31

Ireland Rugby Press Conference, Carton House, Kildare 6/8/2015
Donnacha Ryan
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Billy Stickland
JOE SCHMIDT has named their 31 player squad for the Rugby World Cup 2015 in England. Munster Donnacha Ryan has...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 8:24am Read More

More injury woes for Davy Russell after fall in Cork

Davy Russell could be out of action for the next two months after he suffered a broken arm and a...

Monday, 31/08/15 - 11:51am Read More

Time for Cork to look outside the county for a successor to Jimmy Barry Murphy

GAA Hurling All Ireland Championship Semi-Final 17/8/2014
Cork 
Selector Kieran Kingston and manager Jimmy Barry Murphy
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie
FORMER All Ireland winning selector with Clare, Evening Echo columnist Tony Considine believes that there should be a coming together...

Monday, 31/08/15 - 8:12am Read More

Gaeilge

Meitheal oibre do phlean teanga Mhúscraí

Downtown

Plenty of faults in Paper Towns

File photo of Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne at a screening of Paper Towns in Los Angeles, on 18/07/15.  See PA Feature FILM Delevingne. Picture credit should read: DAVID CROTTY/PatrickMcMullan.com/PA Photos. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Delevingne. UK REGIONAL PAPERS AND MAGAZINES, PLEASE REMOVE FROM ALL COMPUTERS AND ARCHIVES BY 25/08/15
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Cara O’Doherty’s review of Paper Towns: Release date August 21, Cert 12a, rating: ** THE Fault in Our Stars reduced thousands of movie-goers to tears. Based on a book of the same name, it raked in more than €300 million at...

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Taking the Mike as poet comes to Cork festival

Mike Gary
Ahead of his visit to Cork, Mike McGrath-Bryan chats with Mike Garry about his roots, life as a poet and reaching...

Friday, 24/07/15 - 2:34pm Read More

Review: Inside Out – A classic, I dare you not to weep

Undated Film Still Handout from Inside Out. See PA Feature FILM Poehler. Picture credit should read: PA Photo/Disney-Pixar. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature FILM Poehler.
Downtown’s new film critic Cara O’Doherty reviews the latest Disney animation, Inside Out. WE all have little voices in our...

Friday, 24/07/15 - 2:17pm Read More

National News

Minister insists no contract signed in Aran Island air dispute

By Brian McDonald Gaeltacht Minister Joe McHugh insisted yesterday that no final decision had been made and no contract signed for the controversial air service to the Aran Islands. Speaking after he had met a delegation from the three Aran...

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Fennelly findings: The two outstanding conclusions

By Michael Clifford There are two outstanding conclusions from the Fennelly interim report which was published today, writes Michael Clifford....

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 9:20pm Read More

Sinn Féin calls for resignation of Taoiseach and Attorney General

Sinn Féin says both Enda Kenny and Attorney General Máire Whelan (pictured below) should resign – and that there should...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 8:29pm Read More

Elderly man attacked during Belfast robbery

A man on a mobility scooter has been attacked during a robbery in Belfast. It happened in the Peters Hill...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 8:40pm Read More

The Fennelly report in full

The Fennelly report has found that the Taoiseach Enda Kenny did not sack former Garda Commissioner Martin Callinan. The 300...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 7:36pm Read More

Evening Echo Video

Life

How logging tweets in the wild can save birds from extinction

Corn bunting
We live in a world of incredibly fast-moving science, where information and knowledge are constantly pushing back the boundaries. And you don’t have to go far to see this science in action — hundreds of UCC students are carrying out...

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Rocket Man’s food career has lift off!

Rocketman Jack Crotty
One of Cork’s up and coming foodies, Jack Crotty is known as The Rocket Man, He talks to REBECCA CRONIN...

Monday, 31/08/15 - 2:51pm Read More

Is it time to legalise prostitution?

Prostitution has become one of the big issues of our age: Do we legalise some of it, all or none…...

Saturday, 29/08/15 - 3:32pm Read More

WOW

Say no to boring school lunches

Derval O'Rourke
As more than 555,000 primary school kids return to the classroom this autumn, we share some nutritional tips and recipes for lunch-boxes VARIETY, balance and adventure are the important ingredients for getting lunch-boxes right. So says Dr Marianne Walsh, Nutrition...

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Designer of our rebel Rose dress

Cork; Aoife Murphy; pictured on stage with Daithi O'Se during the Live Rose of Tralee TV show held in the dome . 
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She has been called one of Ireland’s hottest new designers… we talk to Valerie O’Shea,who designed the Cork Rose’s dress...

Wednesday, 19/08/15 - 2:33pm Read More

I want to show women that there is nothing a girl from Cork can’t do

Margaret
From a farm in Co Cork to Silicon Valley, Margaret Burgraff is now a high-flying working mum in California. She...

Thursday, 13/08/15 - 12:24pm Read More

We’ll remember our sister Ger with every step of the marathon

EEjob 27/07/2015 NEWS   Maria Barry of Youghal, is running in the Echo Mini marathon in memory of her Sister Geraldine, pictured here with her daughter Alice and her sister Irene Hennessy.
Picture: Denis Scannell
As the family of Ger Swayne prepare to run the Evening Echo mini-marathon this September, in memory of their sister,...

Thursday, 06/08/15 - 12:49pm Read More

My quest for a holistic cancer centre in my mother’s memory

Rachel Ireland
Inspired by the death of her mother, Douglas-based Rachel Ireland plans to open a holistic centre so that cancer patients...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 4:27pm Read More

Video

96/1 festival was a great success

EE LIVE NEWS   29/08/2015 ... 
Enjoying the 96/1 Music Festival, Cork, affiliated with iCAN, Irish Children's Arthritis Netork, at Emmet Place. The Evening Echo was a media partner.  
Picture: Denis Minihane.
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Large crowds enjoyed the  96/1 Music Festival, Cork, affiliated with iCAN, Irish Children’s Arthritis Netork, at Emmet Place over the weekend.   The Evening Echo was a media partner in the event.     Follow @CorkEveningEcho

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VIDEO: Musgrave Triathlon 2015

The triathlon is a fun challenge, with the sole purpose of raising as much funds as possible for charity. Video...

Monday, 31/08/15 - 11:00pm Read More

VIDEO: Rosscarbery Horse Fair 2015

    The town of Rosscarbery came to life with the arrival of numerous stalls and dozens of horses and...

Friday, 28/08/15 - 9:13am Read More

National Sport

Marty Morrissey shows off hurling skills in crossbar challenge

By Stephen Barry Marty Morrissey is a man who knows how to please a crowd – but who knew he had such hurling skills to back it up!? The proof came with this Marty Squad crossbar challenge, filmed in Passage...

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War of words over botched David De Gea transfer escalates

The war of words between Old Trafford and the Bernabeu escalated on Tuesday night after Manchester United issued a statement...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 10:34pm Read More

Jon Walters fails to secure move away from Stoke

Jonathan Walters is to remain at Stoke after Tuesday’s transfer window closed without him succeeding in securing his desired move...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 9:49pm Read More

Everton swoop for Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon

Everton have completed the signing of Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon on a three-year contract. The 28-year-old returns to Goodison Park...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 9:39pm Read More

GAA should reassess ticketing strategies and replay prices

By Peter McNamara Days before the Munster SHC final of 2014, tickets, which were like gold-dust at the time, went...

Tuesday, 01/09/15 - 10:11pm Read More