Clonakilty goes up the hill for Jack and Jill

21st January, 2020

In December, Jack & Jill Liaison Nurse Eilín Ni Mhurchú was delighted to receive a cheque for almost €14,000 thanks to the hundreds of supporters who took to the streets of Clonakilty on Sunday, September 29 to raise funds for...

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Ireland’s first LGBT+ modern Irish history course launched

21st January, 2020

Ireland’s first educational course to examine the modern history of the Irish LGBT+ community has been launched at University College Cork (UCC). ‘From Shame to Pride? A Short Introduction to LGBT+ Irish History (1970s-2020)’ is being taught by historian Dr...

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Dúchas lecture on The Burning of Cork

21st January, 2020

This year is an important centenary year in marking the role of Cork City and County in the War of Independence, as Dúchas Cloankilty’s next lecture will illustrate: The Burning Of Cork will be given by Michael Lenihan in The...

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Why we need to revive the co-operative movement

20th January, 2020

It’s time for a social healthcare system that puts people at the heart of the service. The healthcare system is broken, because it is not community based. Centres of excellence that strive to provide excellent clinical care, is a model...

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Government’s proposed Bill will make it much harder to protect our environment, health and heritage

20th January, 2020

Think you should have a say in what is built on your doorstep and how it affects the environment you live in? Think again says Fiona Hayes. The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Aarhus Convention, which entered into...

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Bandon Students new findings on Emotional Intelligence

20th January, 2020

Two students from St Brogan’s College, Bandon, have discovered that teenagers become less emotionally intelligent as they get older due to academic pressure, social media and excessive screen time. Lucy Teape and Lisa Nield from Ballinadee have carried out extensive...

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National Marine Planning Framework meeting in Bantry

20th January, 2020

The Department of Housing, Planning, and Local Government will host a public consultation event in March/April in Bantry on the Draft National Marine Planning Framework (NMPF) – the roadmap setting out the plan for the use of Ireland’s seas and...

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Cork Art Therapy Summer School celebrates 30th Anniversary

20th January, 2020

If your sense of inspiration needs more charge, if your self-belief needs more strength, if you feel a struggle turning your potential into actuality, the Cork Art Therapy Summer School could be for you says course co-ordinator Marianne Adams.  People...

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