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Council Extends Olive Branch in Clockgate Dispute

From The East Cork Journal. Cork County Council has said it is still open to working with Youghal pensioner, John McGrath, following an ongoing dispute.       The 80 year old staged a sit-in protest inside Youghal’s Clock Gate Tower last month, when the Local Authority refused to give him permission to erect a photographic display and […]

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New Mayor Elected to Cork County Council

From The East Cork Journal. The County’s first ‘twitcher’ has been elected Mayor of Cork County. West Cork Cllr Christopher O’Sullivan, an avid bird watcher, was voted in after his Fianna Fáil Party struck a deal with Labour and a number of Independents. It is expected that Youghal based Cllr Mary Linehan Foley will take […]

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Ireland South Final Result

The mammoth count in the Ireland South Constituency for the European Parliament Election has finally been completed and the results are as follows: SEÁN KELLY (FG) Count 9 119,885 BILLY KELLEHER (FF) Count 17 131,665 MICK WALLACE (I4C) Count 19 139,529 GRACE O’SULLIVAN (GP) Count 20 119,701 DEIRDRE CLUNE (FG) Count 20 112,162 Outgoing MEP […]

Elections 2019

Recount Confirmed in Ireland South

From The Irish Independent. SINN Fein formally triggered a full recount in the European Parliament election in Ireland South with the destination of the five MEP seats now unlikely to be confirmed until June 21. The recount will commence at 9am next Tuesday morning in Cork. The recount decision came after Sinn Fein and count […]

Elections 2019

European Parliament Election Update

Counting is ongoing in the Ireland South Constituency. After the 17th count he current position is:  Quota 119,866 SEÁN KELLY, (FG) Count 9 119,883 ELECTED BILLY KELLEHER, (FF) Count 17 131,652 ELECTED MICK WALLACE, (4C) 109,149 DEIRDRE CLUNE, (FG) 97,935 GRACE O’SULLIVAN, (GP) 96,095 LIADH NÍ RIADA, (SF) 95,573 Counting has been completed in the […]

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Youghal CYMS Snooker Society, St. Mary’s Branch

Youghal CYMS Snooker Society, St. Mary’s Branch, are delighted to be proud supporters of the IRONMAN Ireland Cork 2019 Triathlon. The long-distance triathlon race will be held in the town on the 23rd June 2019. Youghal CYMS, in conjunction with the organisers of this wonderful sports event, have enlisted members of the society to volunteer […]

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Cork Coast is Set for Summer

Cork County Council can confirm that seven beaches across Cork County have been awarded Blue Flag status, with a further fourteen beaches receiving the Green Coast Award, for the 2019 bathing season, by the International Blue Flag and Green Coast Award Juries of An Taisce. The iconic Blue Flag confirms that beaches around the world […]

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Cork’s youngest councillor elected in Midleton

From EchoLive. “A dream come true” is how 21-year-old James O’Connor described becoming the fourth Councillor to be elected to the Midleton electoral area and the first in the area for Fianna Fail. Mr O’Connor, who is from an area between Youghal and Killeagh, is the youngest Fianna Fail candidate in the local elections and […]