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Another Lucky Ticket for McCarthy’s Newsagents in Youghal

From The East Cork Journal McCarthy’s Newsagents in Youghal will be represented for a remarkable seventh time in this weekend’s edition of Winning Streak on RTE. Seven people from the East Cork/West Waterford area have purchased lucky tickets at the shop on Tallow Street, which has resulted in them appearing on the famous TV game-show. This Saturday, East Cork will be represented once again, with Youghal’s David O'Brien Jnr one
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New Defibrillator added in Youghal

From The East Cork Journal. Youghal Community First Responders have announced the arrival of a new defibrillator in the town. This now brings the public access defibrillators in Youghal to a total of 5. The latest addition of the life-saving device is located outside the Youghal Clinic at Millennium Court, Foxhole. The other four are located at the Post Office, Spar near the Strand, Farrell’s Bar Summerfield and the Quays
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Paypal Donations

CRY would like to thank all those who have donated via Paypal over the last year. These donations have paid for our live streaming service which allows people all over the globe to listen to us online. Donations can be made using the Paypal form on the right of this page. Thank you all.
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Cork ARC Cancer Support House in Youghal Accepting a Cheque for €1,000

On Monday the 22 January the Cork Arc Cancer Support House gratefully accepted a cheque for €1,000 following the fundraiser recently held by The Nook Bar Youghal at their Annual Charity Gig. On New Year’s eve night the Community of Youghal came together for a Trad night at the Nook Bar for the 13th Year in a row, along with local musicians – Kieran Aherne and Mark Ansbro, who generously
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BT Young Scientist of the Year Winner

From The East Cork Journal. Earlier this month, 15-year-old Simon Meehan from Coláiste Choilm in Ballincollig was named the overall winner at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition in Dublin. The transition year student, who lives in Ballinora, impressed the judges with his project, which came under the Biological and Ecological category. Simon’s project was an investigation of the antimicrobial effects of both aerial and root parts of selected
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Getaway This May

They've landed, our holiday draw tickets!!! Following on from the great success of our Wroclaw Holiday Draw at the Radiothon last year, we are now launching our Getaway in May holiday draw in association with McDonald Lee Travel Lee Travel To be in with a chance to win a holiday for 2 worth €900 this May, simply buy a ticket for €5. Tickets are available here at the station at Nagle
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CRY104fm to Extend Broadcasting Hours

From The East Cork Journal Community Radio Youghal will extend its broadcasting hours later this month, with an exciting range of programmes set to compliment the move to 126 hours of radio per week. The community radio station updated its schedule two years ago, introducing early morning programming from 8 am, and broadcasting right up until midnight. Now, CRY is ready to go a step further. From January 22, CRY104fm
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Community Development QQI Level 5 Course

In Spring 2018 there will be a Community Development QQI Level 5 Course starting in Cumann na Daoine, Youghal. “Community Practice” is the 2nd module in the Community Development Course. Please note: Cumann na Daoine will be hosting an Open Information Evening in Mid January. Applicants would favourably have experience working or volunteering within the Community. If you would like to be more involved in decisions that affect you and
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Positive Parenting = Happier Children

A Lecture by Dr. Tony Humphrey’s on Monday 29th January in St. Declan’s Hall, Ardmore from 7.30 – 9.30 p.m. Dr. Tony Humphrey’s is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and National and International Speaker.  He is also a best selling Author of numerous books on parenting and communication. Tickets are €10 and are available from Quinn’s Food Store Ardmore, St. Declan’s National School and David Walsh Bookstore Dungarvan. For further information
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CRY Membership Scheme

CRY’s membership scheme is changing for 2018. From the end of January 2018 when you purchase a ticket for our Getaway in May you will have the option of becoming a free member of your local Community Radio Station, Community Radio Youghal. We will not be asking long term members to renew their €10 membership fee this year but those who may have done so already or are planning to
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Youghal sculpture to commemorate Captain Ahab

From The Evening Echo YOUGHAL is commissioning a statue of the legendary literary figure of Captain Ahab from the novel Moby Dick to commemorate the filming of the movie version of the book in the east Cork town in 1954. The board of the Youghal 4 All organisation is seeking expressions of interest from sculptors of all levels of experience to developing a new external sculpture to be situated at Barry's