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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Proposed road closure: Mogeely to N25 at The Two Mile Inn from March 11th...

Cork County Council proposes to temporarily close the L3809-0 & L3627-0 fromProposed road closure: Mogeely to N25 at The Two Mile Inn from March 11th to May 23rd Mogeely to the N25 at The Two Mile Inn from Monday, March 11th at 8am to Thursday, May 23rd at 6pm. This is a daily 24 hour closure to facilitate the installation of ductile iron pipe.

Lucky Cork winner scoops €50,000 with Prize Bonds

This week's Prize Bond Star Prize of €50,000 goes to lucky Prize Bond number AMG 256935 held in County Cork. The lucky bond was purchased in 2018. There were over 4,500 prizes awarded in this week’s Prize Bond Draw, amounting to over €290,000.

Spike Island named in top 5 attractions in Ireland’s Ancient East

Spike Island Cork was one of two Cork sites to place in the top 5 attractions in Ireland’s Ancient East at the Irish Tourism Awards 2019, held in Dublin’s Clayton Burlington hotel on Friday 1st February.

Green light for Midleton’s St. Patrick Day Parade

Last week, an invitation was extended to all to attend a Public Meeting at Midleton Library to discuss the possibility of setting up an independent committee to run this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Midleton.

Chief District Officer says TII issues should not derail Water Rock development

East Cork Municipal District chief officer Joe McCarthy says concerns over Transport Infrastructure Ireland (TII)’s timescale for upgrading the N25 between Midleton and Carrigtwohill should not impede approval of the Water Rock housing scheme, writes Christy Parker.

From the Far East to East Cork…

Last week, on 30th January, Malaysia swore in its new king, writes Tony Harpur. Under a unique system that dates from 1957, when the country became independent of the British Empire, Malaysia enjoys a rotating system of monarchy – the nine sultans on the Malay Peninsula take turns as King of Malaysia. The term of office of the monarch is just five years – like an elected president.

If you build it, they will come! Carrigtwohill Community College are Munster’s first LEGO...

Huge congratulations to the CCC (that’s Carrigtwohill Community College!) Cosmonauts who won the Robot Design Award at the Munster FIRST LEGO Leagues competition this past Saturday in UCC!

Time for some TLC… Castlemartyr Resort launches new Health & Luxury Spa treatments with...

The 5 Star Castlemartyr Resort marked the launch of their new Health & Luxury Spa treatments with their first Wellness Day on Saturday, February 2nd.

Ooh la-la! They can can-can! Moulin Rouge Gala Ball in aid of Ballycotton RNLI...

They had a ball..... the annual Ballycotton Lifeboat / RNLI Fundraising Gala Dinner at Ballymaloe House is traditionally held on the first Friday of February, as it has almost since Myrtle and Ivan took over the house in 1948.

Kudos release debut album with visit to Blackbird, Ballycotton this Friday, February 9th

Recently returned to Ireland from St Helena Island, award winning sisters KUDOS will release their debut album 'Perfect' on Friday next, February 8th.

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