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Ongoing Outbreak of Mumps in Cork and Kerry notified to the Department of Public...

There has been an increase in the number of cases of mumps notified to the Department of Public Health, HSE South in recent weeks. This...

Traffic Wardens To Carry Out Parking Crackdown In Midleton Next Week

Illegal parking in Midleton could be a thing of the past as two new Traffic Wardens are set to swoop in on the town...

Carrigtwohill to Midleton N25 Upgrade Inches Closer

Plans to upgrade a 7 km stretch of the N25 between Carrigtwohill and Midleton took a step closer on Monday with the signing of...

East Cork’s Luckiest Lotto Store Does It Again!

A store in Youghal seems to have the luck of the draw when it comes to the National Lottery. The small Convenience Store on Tallow...

Cork County Business of the Year Award Date Announced

The date for the overall Cork County Business of the Year Award has been set for Friday 7th February, with a special Awards lunch...

St Al’s Carrigtwohill Do East Cork Proud At BT Young Scientist

After months of hard work St Aloysius’s College in Carrigtwohill have come home victorious from the BT Young Scientist and Technology exhibition. The awards in...

New Year May Bring New Hope For IVF Funding As HSE Doubles Initial Amount...

Previously reported that the IVF funding would amount to €1 million, the fund has now been doubled. The Minister has confirmed that €2 million will...

United In Youghal For Pieta House

A very special evening was held at Ardrath Park on Friday night last, when Youghal United Football Club welcomed a representative from Pieta House...

“Dangerous” Cobh Development Blasted For Lack Of Fire Engine Access

People in Cobh have labelled a plan to develop almost 240 new homes in the town as “dangerous”, over fears that the proposal will...

Cloyne Community Council Set Out Their Stall For 2020

An East Cork village is seeking the assistance of Cork County Council to enhance the cultural, social and economic benefits of their community. Tommy Hartnett,...

Stop Sign For Midleton Estate Ruled Out As Waste Of Money

A request for a safety sign to be installed at the exit point to a busy Midleton housing estate has been rejected, as it...

Cllr Liam Quaide Calls For Investigation Into The High Cost Of Midleton Motor Fuel

East Cork Municipality Councillors have asked the Competition Authority to investigate the high cost of motor fuel in Midleton. The Cllrs say the cost of...

“Game On” as Youghal Darts Club Host Marathon for Local Charities

Sixteen proactive members of Youghal Darts Club, including three lady members, organised their second Annual Marathon Darts Charity Match which again this year was...

Meet Midleton’s Aida – Cork’s First Baby Of 2020

Born at 12:22am on New Year’s Day, Aida Pinto rang in 2020 as the first baby to be born in Cork. Weighing in at a...

The Killeagh Inch Community Council Seek County Council Help

The Killeagh Inch Community Council have sought help from Cork County Council to enhance their area. A deputation led by Anne O’Neill, Community Council’s Chairperson...

Green Party’s Cllr Liam Quaide Calls For New Secondary School In East Cork

At a recent meeting of the Midleton/Youghal Municipal Council Green Party Cllr Liam Quaide received support for a motion to address the growing shortage of...

Punters Not Sitting On Their Laurels In Efforts To Save Youghal Track

Hopes of saving Youghal Dog Track are alive after almost 400 patrons attended a public meeting at the East Cork venue held on Thursday...

Concerns Mount Over Proposed New Housing Development in Cobh

A plan to construct one of the biggest housing developments in Cobh in over a decade, has raised serious concerns. Local Councillor Cathal Rasmussen and...

Midleton Could Be On Course For New Civic Space

An East Cork Cllr is hoping to open a new chapter in the history of Midleton’s Market House and Town Hall. Hundreds of book loves...

East Cork Environmental Group Win Major Award

Ballynamona Clean Coasts are the An Taisce Ocean Heroes of the Year 2019 with their leader, Proinsias Ó Tuama, also picking up an Award. The...

Angry Parents Say They Have Been Let Down By Cork ETB

Parents of children who have missed out on places at an East Cork Secondary school say they have been let down by the Cork...

Castlemartyr School Discovers The Real Meaning Of Christmas

An East Cork school is teaching their pupils the real meaning of Christmas by starting a Charity fundraising tradition. This year the students of Scoil...

Fireman and Six Year Old Daughter Face Second Christmas Homeless

A homeless Cork County Council employee with a six year old child is facing into a second Christmas living in a Campervan, Cllr Noel...

Dancing in the Rain for Diabetes Ireland

The rain poured out of the skies as the young dancers from The Walsh School of Dancing Youghal put their dancing shoes on and...

Pensioner Thanks Community When Bicycle Returned

An elderly Midleton woman, whose only mode of transport was stolen just two weeks before Christmas, has thanked the public after its safe return. Long-time...

Midleton Red Iron Cross Fit Celebrates 5 Years Strengthening a Community

On Friday last, 29 November, Midleton Cross Fit Gym, Red Iron Cross Fit, celebrated 5 years since opening. Owner, Sarah Carroll, took a leap of...

Council Bin Plan for on the Go Recycle Units For Now

Cllr Liam Quaide of the Green Party, has urged Cork County Council, to rethink their strategy after a plan  to encourage the public to...

Youghal’s ‘Diamond’ Raises Funds for Two Local Charities

Youghal born and very well known lady, Effy Murphy, was last week declared Miss Diamond Cork 2019/20, a title which was more than deserved.  ...

TII Asked To Review Safety At Midleton N25 Slip Roads

Transport Infrastructure Ireland have been asked to investigate Midleton’s N25 slip roads after motorists have raised serious safety concerns. The move comes after Cllr Susan...

Students of South Abbey Youghal Support Mercy Hospital POONS Appeal

On Friday morning last the young students of South Abbey NS gathered in the Hall for their usual Friday morning Assembly. This one, however,...

Council Accused Of “Passing The Buck” On Dangerous Out Of Control Speed Trap

An East Cork Cllr has accused Cork County Council of shirking its responsibility in protecting its citizens from speeding motorists, after officials claimed they...

Minister’s Hands Tied In Youghal Dog Track Closure

The Minister with responsibility for greyhounds, Andrew Doyle, says he cannot interfere in any decision to close Youghal Dog Track. The East Cork Race Track...

Youghal Senior Citizens Group Support Elderly and Vulnerable

Christmas is the time of year which, for some of our elderly and those living on their own, can be particularly lonesome and even...

Cobh To Benefit Under The 2019 Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme

Kevin O’Keeffe TD has greatly welcomed the news that the Cobh Mall Beach Access Project is one of the successful projects approved under Measure...

Youghal Barber Dad Cuts Son’s Hair for Rapunzel

The past few months in the lives of the Bullard family Youghal have been difficult.   Dad, Matthew, who is a Barber, had a serious...

Fury As Unwanted Microwave Is Dumped On Midleton Grave

This is the shocking sight which Ellen Keane came across while visiting her Aunt’s grave in the Holy Rosary Cemetery, Midleton, last weekend. The microwave...

Cork County Council Pay Out Hundreds of Thousands to Motorists for Car Damage Caused...

Potholes on Cork Roads are costing the County Council hundreds of thousands of Euro in compensation to vehicle owners. Motorists from across the County have...

Plans For €18million Carbon Neutral Step Down Care Home For East Cork

A multi million Euro step down Elderly Care Unit, creating over 100 jobs for East Cork, is due to go for Planning in the...

Bessborough Born Councillorr Says Its Sale Should Be Dealt With Sensitively

An East Cork Councillor who was born in the Bessborough Mother and Baby home in Mahon has asked that its sale be dealt with...

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Youghal Lifeboat Station Say Thank You For €5,203 Raised at Annual...

“On behalf of everyone at Youghal Lifeboat Station we would like to thank all our collectors and the people of the town of Youghal...