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…

Body & Soul 2018: Review

In the run-in to Body & Soul weekend, you’d have been forgiven for being a little weather-beaten. The superlatives for our soaring temperatures were running out, the ‘Ireland is hotter than X’ comments become tiresome. And yet, you silently pleaded it was going to last just a little longer. As Read more…

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…

House of Cards tumbling for Spacey?

Production of the latest season of US series ‘House of Cards’ has been halted, its creator Netflix has said. The company along with the show’s producer Media Rights Capital (MRC) announced the decision following allegations of sexual harassment against its co-lead actor Kevin Spacey. The award-winning political drama recently began Read more…

Schools close over Ophelia

Schools in counties across Ireland are set to remain closed on Monday as Hurricane Ophelia prepares to make landfall. Met Éireann has issued a “red alert status” for  Wexford, Galway, Mayo, Clare, Cork, Kerry, Limerick and Waterford. The Department of Education has, following a meeting with the Government Task Force on Emergency Planning, Read more…

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 AUL/MSL Weekend results

Munster Senior League  Senior Premier Division St Marys 1-2 Rockmount Mayfield United 1-4 Cobh Wanderers Senior 1st Division Ballincollig 0-2 Wilton United Riverstown 1-3 Castleview Killreen Celtic 3-0 Leeside Leeds 2-0 Blarney United Senior 2nd Division Bandon 4-3 Casement Celtic Fermoy 1-0 Ballinhassig Kinsale 3-2 Tramore Ath Mallow United 2-2 Read more…

Cork AUL/MSL Weekend Results

Full Weekend Results: MSL RESULTS  Beamish Stout Munster Senior League Senior Premier Division Everton 1-5 Ringmahon Rangers Cobh Wanderers 0-1 St Marys College Corinthians 1-2 Avondale United Rockmount 0-0 Midleton Senior 1st Division Riverstown 0-4 Leeds Blarney United 3-2 Carrigaline United Leeside 3-2 Ballincollig Castleview 1-0 Killreen Celtic Senior 2nd Read more…

Cork AUL: Weekend Results

Full Weekend Results: MSL RESULTS Senior Premier Division Everton 0-0 Avondale United Mayfield United 1-3 Ringmahon Rangers Midleton 1-1 College Corinthians Senior 1st Division Douglas Hall 2-0 Riverstown Leeds 2-0 Leeside Carrigaline United 1-0 Wilton United Castleview 2-1 Ballincollig Senior 2nd Division Glasheen 1-7 Park Utd Fermoy 0-0 Tramore Ath Read more…

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…

Taylor vs. Clarkson

Katie Taylor USA Debut On the undercard to Broner vs Garcia is Katie Taylor vs Jasmine Clarkson. This is Taylor’s American debut so she will be looking to impress and set up a title shot in Ireland at the end of the year. Her opponent has had 12 fights with only 4 wins but Read more…

UFC 214 Coming up

Coming up this weekend is UFC 214 which boast three title fights with the card headlined by Cormier vs. Jones II. This rematch has been a long time in the making but finally we will get to see the rivals meet again.   Jones will be challenging for the title Read more…

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…

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  

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…