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Cry104fm Spinathon

Spin to Win €500 for your Club, Association or Charity, this August 17thand 18th with Cry104fm's Spinathon. A team of 4 can compete in a challenge to cover the most distance on a spin bike over the course of an hour.  If your team wins we will donate €500 to a club, association or charity of your choice. So are you up for the challenge?  Entry fee is €40 for
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Youghal Receives €150,000 Under Historic Towns Initiative – Minister David Stanton

Credit: East Cork Journal The award of €150,000 funding for heritage regeneration works in Youghal has been welcomed by Cork East Fine Gael TD and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton. Funding is being made available to Cork County Council, under the Historic Towns Initiative 2018, financed by the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht and operated by the Heritage Council. “I am very pleased
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World Record for Youghal’s Sinead Kane

by The East Cork Journal Youghal’s Sinéad Kane continues to defy the odds – and this week she set another world record in Dublin. The visually-impaired athlete, who successfully completed the World Marathon Challenge last year, took to the treadmill, just after 9am, on Monday last, at the Clayton Hotel on the Burlington Road Dublin, for a Guinness World Record attempt, of a different kind. Sinéad was aiming to cover
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Cork ARC Cancer Support House in Youghal Appoints Colette Cahill as Community Cancer Support Co-Ordinator

by The East Cork Journal Colette Cahill joins Cork ARC Cancer Support House as Community Cancer Support Co-ordinator for their cancer support service at 29 Friar Street in Youghal. Colette brings over twenty years’ experience in nursing roles and in service development across public, private and voluntary sectors to Cork ARC Cancer Support House. As Senior Care Nurse Specialist in bowel and bladder care, Colette has worked closely with patients
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Plans Revealed for Youghal’s 2018 St Patrick’s Day Parade

By The East Cork Journal Plans for the 2018 St Patrick’s Day Parade in Youghal have this week been revealed. Youghal 4 All are, once again, organising the festivities and their Secretary, Helen Heaphy Grainge, is calling on the groups and organisations of Youghal and the surrounding area, to come out and support this year’s parade, by entering a float, prior to the closing date for entries, which is Wednesday
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The Homebirds Music Festival The 18th, 19th and 20th May, 2018 sees a music extravaganza coming to the beautiful coastal town of Youghal, Co. Cork. The Homebirds Music Festival, is a joint collaboration between Cork Arc Cancer Support House and Cry104fm (Community Radio Youghal), and will be the inaugural fundraising event for the two groups. Over 30 acts will descend on Youghal and spread across 18 venues filling the town
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A “Helping Hand” from Youghal Children for Cork Homeless

Taken from The East Cork Journal The young children of Chatterbox Dance School, Youghal, came together in Brú na Sí last week to present cheque for €596 to Helping Hands Homeless Action Group, Cork which was raised by the entire members of the Dance School, ranging in age from as young as 3 to 17 years, who were involved in the Annual Christmas Charity Show to raise funds for the
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Youghal Credit Union Annual Primary School Art Competiton

Taken from The East Cork Journal Aspiring young Artists who won prizes from Youghal Credit Union from their Annual Primary School Art Competition gathered on Wednesday evening the 31 January to collect their prizes at Youghal Credit Union. Colm Geary of Youghal Credit Union welcomed the winners and their families with refreshments on the evening. Judge Andrea Cashell presented the prizes and said “ It was difficult in the end
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First Cut Film Festival

  First Cut! & Feel Good Lost Announce 2018 Youth Music Video Competition. Calling Ambitious Young Filmmakers aged 18-23 – a unique opportunity to kick-start your career as a director.   First Cut! Youth Film Festival, in partnership with Feel Good Lost, is delighted to announce that submissions are now open for the third edition of the 2018 YMVC – Youth Music Video Competition!   The annual competition will once