CRY Loot In The Boot

Congratulations Ger Coady who was 5 away on 1272 and wins a €250 holiday voucher courtesy of McDonald Lee Travel. The total number of balls was 1277. There was one person who was 2 away Eamon Cronin who happens to be Noel’s brother!!! But he very kindly donated it back and Ger was next on […]

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Youghal greyhound stadium is to close

From EchoLive. Youghal Greyhound Stadium is to be closed by the Irish Greyhound Board. The Board has released an economic report that has recommended the closure of four of the 16 stadiums across the country. Despite operating since 1948, the report said that Youghal was loss-making and had the lowest attendance of any venue in […]

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Cork conference ‘ambassadors’ honoured amid renewed call for events centre progress

From The Irish Examiner. Conference “ambassadors” who helped generate €10m for Cork’s economy this year have been honoured amid renewed calls for delivery of the city’s long-awaited events centre. The Cork Convention Bureau (CCB), a public-private partnership which promotes the region as a destination for business tourism, meetings, and conferences, said the delivery of the […]

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Visitors’ Centre to be developed in Youghal Church

From EchoLive. CORK County Council in conjunction with Fáilte Ireland is investing up to €234,000 into a new visitor experience at St Mary’s Collegiate Church in Youghal town centre. County Hall is currently tendering for an experienced interpretative consultant to collaboratively plan, design, manufacture and deliver the Voices of St Mary’s visitor experience. As part […]

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Castlemartyr Waste Water Upgrade Due

From The East Cork Journal. Castlemartyr village is included on a list of 9 Irish Water projects to have their existing sewage system upgraded. Under the Water Utility’s Programme of Capital investment the village is included alongside Ballingeary, Macroom, Boherbue, Kanturk, Newmarket, Charleville, Rosscarbery/Owenahincha and Bantry. It is understood that the Castlemartyr scheme is at […]

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Killeagh Footbridge to be Installed Next Month

From The East Cork Journal. Transport Infrastructure Ireland are set to oversee the installation of a foot bridge for Killeagh next month. Estimated to have cost €100,000, the pedestrian safety feature is expected to be lowered into place before the Christmas holidays, linking the Eastern side of Killeagh to the Village centre. Spanning 20 meters […]