Plant a ‘Twig’ and watch it grow

7th June, 2018

Independent healthfood shops in Ireland have always worked on the ethos that less is more. However, it’s only recently that the vast majority of Irish consumers have become more conscious about the amount of waste they produce and where it...

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Inaugural Network Ireland West Cork Awards announces Businesswoman of the Year

7th June, 2018

The inaugural Network Ireland West Cork Businesswoman of the Year Awards 2018 luncheon took place in Liss Ard Estate, Skibbereen this week (Wednesday, May 30, 2018). The West Cork businesswomen who received the awards and were recognised for their outstanding...

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Dunmanway looks to a bright future as Brookpark Enterprise Centre officially opened

7th June, 2018

On May 11, Minister of State for Trade and Employment Pat Breen travelled to Dunmanway for a momentous occasion; with the assistance of Cork County Mayor Declan Hurley, Minister Breen officially opened the Brookpark Business Centre to loud applause from...

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West Cork scoops top prizes in National Coding Final

8th May, 2018

West Cork took home two top prizes at the National Scratch Coding Competition. The competition was held in the Kemmy Business School, at the University of Limerick, last Wednesday April 25, as part of Tech Week 2018. The winners were...

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Clonakilty man is Irish Red Cross Volunteer of the Year 2018

8th May, 2018

Padraig O’Reilly from Clonakilty was named Irish Red Cross Volunteer of the Year 2018 last weekend while 12-year-old Donegal native Sarah McConnellogue received the Irish Red Cross Young Volunteer of the Year Award. A volunteer with the Irish Red Cross...

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West Cork schools to lead the way in robotics

8th May, 2018

Following the Minister of Education, Richard Bruton’s recent announcement, three small rural primary schools in West Cork are set to receive up to €20,000 in funding having been selected to participate in the School Excellence Fund – Digital.  The fund...

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‘LEADER Food Initiative’ provides €15 million for artisan and small food businesses

8th May, 2018

The Minister for Rural and Community Development, Michael Ring TD, and the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, this week launched the ‘LEADER Food Initiative’ a €15 million fund for artisan and small food and beverage...

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West Cork businesswomen develop self-awareness at Network Ireland West Cork event

8th May, 2018

The first official Network Ireland West Cork event took place recently, on Wednesday, April 25, at the Celtic Ross Hotel in Rosscarbery. The event titled ‘Deepening Your Personal Impact’ was delivered by experts Sarah Abbott and Susan Manning of The...

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