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Ironkids race added to Ironman Youghal

From EchoLive. Ireland’s only full Ironman event, held in Cork for the first time last year, is adding another element to the weekend with the country’s first-ever Ironkids event. The popular children’s event has been a staple at Ironman race weekends around the world, creating a festival atmosphere and providing an opportunity for children from […]

Election 2020

Election 2020 Party Manifestos

Below you will find links to the main party manifestos: Fianna Fail – https://www.fiannafail.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Fianna-Fail-General-Election-Manifesto-2020.pdf Fine Gael – https://election2020.finegael.ie/pdf/FG_GE20_Manifesto.pdf Sinn Fein – https://www.sinnfein.ie/files/2020/SF_GE2020_Manifesto.pdf Labour – https://www.labour.ie/download/pdf/labour_manifesto_key_points_and_spending_plans.pdf Green Party – https://www.greenparty.ie/campaigns/green-party-manifesto-general-election-2020/ Cllr. Mary Linehan Foley – https://www.facebook.com/electMLF/photos/pcb.1495303343960893/1495303303960897/?type=3&theater

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Cope Foundation calls on Cork candidates to learn about challenges facing disability sector

From EchoLive. General election candidates in Cork are being invited to visit Cope Foundation’s facilities to hear at first hand the challenges facing the disability sector. €38 million funding is needed per annum to meet the services demands. There are currently 400 children waiting for an assessment for autism spectrum disorder, while 1,350 others are […]

Election 2020

Cork East constituency profile

From The Irish Times Cork East (four seats) Current: 1 FF, 1 FG, 1 Lab, 1 SF Cork East may in theory be an open four-seat constituency but in practice tends to be a somewhat more complex affair, with effectively two separate contests taking place in the north and the south. Historically, the constituency has […]

Election 2020

General Election to take place on February 8

From The Irish Examiner. The Taoisech Leo Varadkar has informed his Cabinet colleagues that General Election 2020 will take place on Saturday February 8. The Taoiseach will travel to Áras an Uachtaráin this afternoon to seek a dissolution of the 32nd Dáil from President Michael D Higgins. The date of the election will be Saturday […]