Cork In Focus

Berwick Fountain on Grand Parade Lights Up

Lord Mayor Cllr. Mick Finn formally launched the recently refurbished and illuminated Berwick fountain on Grand Parade last night. Conservation and preservation works were carried out on the almost 160-year-old fountain over the summer including comprehensive cleaning, treating and renovating of all stonework, overseen by the Cork City Council Architects Department. The fountain is also now lit for the first time in Read more…

By Brian Ò'Sùilleabhàin, ago
Sport

West Cork Rally 2018

The West Cork rally held on 17th and the 18th March 2018 saw an influx of high performance rally cars and car enthusiasts watch on as they navigated the winding country roads. Both stages were Rossmore Stage, at Ahaguilla and Sam’s Cross Stage. Thanks to Michael O’Sullivan/OSM Photo for these outstanding shots Read more…

News

Who ya gonna Call???

Deerpark CBS in Cork is appealing for help from Ghostbusters after this video shows paranormal activity. At first look the video does look authentic, however I’ve watched enough of mediocre paranormal activity television programs where they do lead you in to believe it is indeed paranormal activity while the Igor Read more…

Cork In Focus

Cork City to Expand

Back in June of this year the Government-commissioned McKinnon Group published its recommendations. It included the retention of both the Cork City Council and the Cork County Councils. In 2015 the controversial Smiddy Report advocated by 3-2 suggested the amalgamation of both local authorities into one super-authority . A minority report by Read more…

LIVE

Unity TV LIVE Broadcast

Unity TV Broadcasting LIVE from the LAYA Healthcare City Spectacular at Fitzgeralds Park, Mardyke, Cork City on the 16th July 2017   We Will be live on FACEBOOK which you can watch at the times below. Also On youtube, Twitter, Periscope, And  unitytv.unitymedianetwork.com   Part 1 – 12:55 Part 2 Read more…

Movies

The Emoji Movie

Hidden inside a smartphone, the bustling city of Textopolis is home to all emojis. Each emoji has only one facial expression, except for Gene, an exuberant emoji with multiple expressions. Determined to become “normal” like the other emojis, Gene enlists the help of his best friend Hi-5 and a notorious Read more…

News

Ireland and corruption

Ireland, known among many tourists and migrants as a ‘top five friendliest nation,’ is also well known for another ranking: the global corruption ranking. The ranking which is scored on how cleanly each country’s political system is seen to operate is also seen as the definitive guide and released each Read more…

Movies

Spiderman: Homecoming

Latest Trailer: A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Marvel Studios’ Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging superhero in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Starts showing Today 7th July at Cinemas across Ireland. Select Cinemas in 3D Genre: Action/ Adventure/ Fantasy Read more…

Movies

All Eyes On Me – Tupac

All Eyez on Me 2017 – Tupac Shakur Biographical Movie All Eyes on Me is an upcoming American biographical drama film about hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur. The film chronicles the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur, including his rise to superstardom, as well as his imprisonment and prolific, controversial time Read more…

Music

Indiependence is coming!!

Unity On Indiependence  Independence is a Music Festival which in recent years has become a household name and has really set the standard for what a festival should provide as far as entertainment, accommodation, and food and beverages. running from 4th – 6th of august in deer farm, Mitchelstown, County Read more…

Music

Jamie McDonald

Unity on Jamie Mcdonald Jamie grew up in Carlow where he began his musical career busking on her mean streets. Influenced by a musical family and of course many musical inspirations from Beethoven to Leonard Cohen, The Beatles, folk music and much more he began his musical journey. Busking around Read more…

Movies

Thor: Ragnarok Teaser

Thor Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, the mighty Thor (Chris Hemsworth) finds himself in a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), his former ally and fellow Avenger. Thor’s quest for survival leads him in a race against time to prevent the all-powerful Read more…

Music

Sara Bear – Full Of Soul

Unity Media On an extremely talented vocalist, songwriter and all round performer Sara Bear. Sara Bear is a vocalist, songwriter and performer originally from Kildare now based in Cork City, who writes mainly in the folk, blues and soul tradition. She is currently in studio recording her third single. Sara Read more…

Music

Ianos, ‘The Chase’.

Ian O’Sullivan is an Irish Guitarist & Composer. He has played with many rock & metal bands over the years and Ianos is his solo instrumental project. He currently plays with Mark Cross and John A.B.C. Smith in God’s Army (Massacre Records, Germany).. www.facebook.com/ianosmusic  

Music

Limit 60 – Cork Bred

Sometime over the next 2 weeks we will be catching up with limit 60 And hopefully to record a performance and interview. But heres what we know so far Limit 60’s pop-rock/funk groove infuses the power and soul of both genres, creating an electrifying, new sound. Founded by two members during Read more…

Entertainment

Get Out 2017

Get Out is a 2017 American comedy horror film written, produced and directed by Jordan Peele, in his directorial debut. The film stars Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Caleb Landry Jones, Stephen Root, Lakeith Stanfield and Catherine Keener, and follows a young interracial couple who visit the mysterious estate of the woman’s parents. Get Out premiered at Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2017, and was Read more…