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‘Stick to the guidelines’ – People warned not to gather in crowds as sunny weekend approaches

Ahead of the June bank holiday weekend and expected warm and sunny weather, the Government has urged the public to avoid spending prolonged periods at crowded amenities . At the Government’s morning Covid-19 briefing, assistant secretary general at the Department of Taoiseach Liz Canavan also said the 5km travel limit applies to beaches and other amenities. “It’s vital […]

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Cooling down at Cork beaches as temperatures soar

CORK looks set for a dry and sunny bank holiday weekend, with Met Éireann forecasting temperatures reaching the mid-twenties in places. Highest temperatures will range between 22 and 26 degrees. Dry weather and pleasant temperatures are forecast to remain on Friday and moving into the weekend. Massie Buttimer and Molly O’Rielly enjoying the afternoon sunshine […]

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€60,000 secured for Upgrading of Youghal Harbour

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D., has on 21st inst. announced details of a €3.1m package to assist 10 coastal Local Authorities undertake and complete 58 development and repair projects on harbours and slipways in their ownership.   The package provides funding for maintenance and repair works in addition to supporting the […]

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Applications open for Cork County Restart Grant for Small Businesses Online applications can now be made to Cork County Council for the Restart Grant for small businesses. As part of the Governments package of supports, this €250m fund will give direct grant aid to micro and small businesses to help them with the costs associated […]

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Housing Operational Directorates Advisory to Members of Cork County Council

Housing Operational Directorates Advisory to Members of Cork County Council The following Housing services will recommence next week: Construction of social housing Surveys and Site investigations for construction projects Refurbishment of vacant houses Allocations DPG works Rebuilding Ireland Home Loan Inspections – New and Stage Payments Municipal Districts Car parks to beaches will reopen and […]

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Phase 1 Reopening Details

List of Businesses that can reopen on the the first phase next Monday the 18th. But please note people must still stay inside the 5k travel restriction as this is still in place and will have to refrain from non essential journeys. As of Monday 18th Phase 1 will include It has been confirmed that […]

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Civic Amenity Sites to reopen fully

Civic Amenity (CA) Sites will from Monday 18th May, 2020 return to accepting the full range of waste materials accepted before Covid-19 restrictions were introduced. There will be additional staff on site to control traffic and ensure social distancing is maintained. This may result in delays at peak times. Opening times, charges and services available […]

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Supports Available from the Local Enterprise Offices of County Cork

Everything listed below is available to book through our website, or clients can contact the LEO through email, by phone, or on a social media platform (e.g. Facebook). LEO Cork North & West: T: 022 43235 / 023 8834700 E: / W: LEO South Cork T: 021 4285200 E: W: Advice and […]

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Youghal Credit Union unveils new manager

Youghal native Patrick Heaphy has been named as manager of Youghal Credit Union, replacing Barry Treacy who has retired after nearly 30 years of service. Patrick is a qualified chartered accountant, who joined two years ago as chief financial officer from previous financial roles in Musgrave, Cork, and PwC, Dublin. He has been central in […]