Roll with Rebel Wheelers

Rebel Wheelers, the community group that caters for children and young adults with physical disabilities to partake in sports such as wheelchair basketball, rugby and athletics. Roll With Rebel Wheelers, takes place on Sunday, December 1st at Neptune Stadium, where 20-plus companies and community supporters will compete in wheelchair basketball.

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…

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…

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…

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