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Thursday, February 27, 2020

Learning through LEGO: Welcome to Youghal’s East Cork S.T.E.M. Academy

Youghal native, Maurice Healy, isn’t fazed: he’s seen this reaction before – many, many times.

The ‘Perks’ of a 90th anniversary!

George MacDonald made it perfectly clear that the MacDonald name would not be going with them and with his influence in the industry the newlywed couple found it hard to get suppliers on board especially those loyal to George MacDonald.

Midleton Community Hospital 50 Bed Extension Progress – David Stanton

“Staff facilities will also be modernised including improvements to accommodation and office spaces as will visitor facilities which will include a family overnight room. The outdoor aspect of the hospital will also be landscaped”, said Minister Stanton.


The winning Cork Centra stores were chosen in recognition of their ongoing hard work and commitment in these areas and achieved a score of between 75 and 100% in this independent assessment.


John Kelly and Michelle McGrath travelled over for the Ballycotton ‘10’ Road Race in 1991, both as members of two different Liverpool running clubs. Staying in Seaspray Guesthouse in the village, love blossomed and three years later they married – and even spent part of their honeymoon back where their romance began.

The Garryvoe holds first ever Wedding Showcase

As the proud winners of the 2019 WeddingsOnline Waterside Venue of the Year- as well as the Overall Wedding Co-Ordinator of the Year award for Ben Sharkey, The Garryvoe’s first ever wedding showcase included several specially selected wedding suppliers from East Cork, as well as the chance to see The Garryvoe set up in all its wedding glory.

10th Anniversary for Ahern’s Centra, Castlemartyr this Bank Holiday Weekend

Customers are invited to come along and Ahern’s Centra’s big day with them – and that’s not the only thing they’re celebrating either: Ahern’s Centras – in Castlemartyr, as well as Carrigtwohill and Killeagh, have just been the recipients of the Q Mark for Hygiene & Food Safety Level 2 Sapphire.

Spike Island is ship-shape

The 126 capacity ferry was secured by Doyle Shipping Company who have been servicing Spike Island since the 1950’s and have seen the service change from military to prison to tourism during these years.

Tar-rific news for East Cork roads New Road Tar Sprayers for County Council Fleet

The tar sprayers are used for surface dressing and sealing road strengthening operations and will be based in the Council Machinery Yards in Mallow serving North and East Cork and in Skibbereen serving West Cork.

Joust in time!

Youghal is still riding on the crest of a wave since ‘Ironman’ swept into the East Cork town in June of this year and it is all set to continue as the Youghal Medieval Festival delivers one of the largest, most successful free events of its nature Ireland.

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