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Refurbishment works to commence on Ballyhooly Church

With major refurbishment works due to begin very shortly on Ballyhooly Church, the doors are now closed to the public until the works are complete, in the interest of health and safety. 

The upper and lower roofs are to be replaced but as much slate as possible will be

today 14:43
Nissan LEAF leads the electric charge

The award winning fully Electric Nissan LEAF is becoming a very popular choice of new car at Fermoy Nissan and it’s no surprise given Nissans drive towards fully electric vehicles worldwide with the incredible cost saving and environmental benefits it offers to owners.

Fully

today 13:40
Network Ireland and AIB extend their partnership

Ireland’s leading female business organisation, Network Ireland and AIB have agreed to extend their partnership.

AIB has been the official national partners of Network Ireland since 2013.

As part of this partnership, AIB will work closely with Network Ireland and it’s 1,200

today 11:34
Animal cruelty at 'all-time high'

The ISPCA has this morning highlighted the increased number of animal cruelty reports.

Reports of animal cruelty are at an all-time high, an animal charity has this morning unfortunately had to reveal. 

The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ISPCA) has this

today 11:19
Second place finish for Oisin despite wrist injury

Despite a suspected scaphoid injury and a two hour delay to race proceedings, Ardpatrick man Oisin O’Callaghan claimed a brilliant second place finish at the recent HSBC British National Downhill Series in the iconic World Cup venue of Fort William.

Oisin went into the race after

today 09:28
All-new Ford Focus ST makes wagon body style debut

Ford has revealed the first images of the all-new Focus ST in wagon body style.

The Focus ST – developed by Ford Performance – goes on sale in the summer (arriving in Ireland in September) and is powered by a free-revving 280 PS 2.3-litre EcoBoost petrol engine with six-speed manual

today 08:25
Make your vote count

With election canvassing campaigns now drawing to a close nationwide as Friday, May 24th looms large, The Avondhu gauged this week how voters were shaping up their first preference votes, through an on-street vox pop in Mitchelstown, reaction to candidates on the doorsteps in Fermoy and an

yesterday 15:37
O’Driscoll appointed president of CPA Ireland

Gearóid O’Driscoll has been elected the new President of CPA Ireland at the AGM of members in Dublin.

The Bandon native has been an accountant in practice for over 40 years and is currently the senior director at ODM Accountants.

Addressing the members at the AGM, he called on the

yesterday 14:34
Students cook up a storm to reach apprentice chef final

Elisa Fenton and Bronagh Wiley of Coláiste an Chraoibhín, Fermoy were two of the finalists competing for the title of Supreme Apprentice Chef at the south-east final of the 2019 Apprentice Chef Schools Programme at Waterford IT on Thursday, May 16. 

The theme of the Apprentice Chef

yesterday 13:31
Much anticipated sequel for Kilmallock

This Friday, May 24, Friars’ Gate Theatre are delighted to be hosting Where The Willow Meets The Ash, the much anticipated sequel to Malachy McKenna’s hugely successful and multi award winning drama, The Quiet Land.

When the chaotic and easy going bachelor farmer Bobby Hogan gets a

yesterday 12:28
REVIEW: Opel Grandland X

by Seán Creedon

In recent years Opel has started to add an ‘X’ to their crossovers and SUVs. Last year the German manufacturer introduced the Crossland X and the Grandland X.

The Grandland X is the biggest SUV in the Opel stable, larger than either the Crossland X or the Mokka

yesterday 11:25
New pop-up museum showcases history of local elections

Limerick people will be able to get a glimpse into what local elections were like in the past with a new pop-up museum exhibition in the council’s corporate headquarters in Merchant’s Quay.

‘Local Elections’ is produced by the Local Authority Archivists Group and

yesterday 10:22
Call for marathon volunteers

The June bank holiday weekend in the Rebel County is synonymous with the Cork City Marathon.

This iconic event will see participants of all fitness levels and running abilities step up to the Marathon, Half Marathon or Relay on Sunday, June 2. I

n preparation for race day, the

yesterday 09:19
Young Fermoy family have ‘no place to go’

The McDonagh family who are living in a mobile home in a picnic area on Cork Road, Fermoy, have been given 7 days to leave the site by An Garda Siochána, as of Tuesday morning last, May 21. 

John McDonagh and his partner Natasha have been living in the cramped mobile home on

yesterday 09:19
Local elections: Boundary shake-up takes hold

Cork's first boundary extension in 54 years will mean a major shake-up for voters at the polls on Friday.

With Cork city’s boundary extension seeing the likes of Cork Airport, Ballincollig, Douglas, Blarney and Glanmire coming into the city, there are major changes afoot for voters

yesterday 09:04
Lobster Mobster Maine attraction

Fifth class pupils of St Columba’s GNS with Facility for Deaf Children in Douglas with Lobster Mobster, a buoy that floated from America’s east coast all the way to Cor

A strange object has made its way from the north eastern shores of America to Cork and it’s making quite a

yesterday 09:04
Daily News
Urgent appeal for State examination markers

An urgent appeal is being made for extra examiners to mark Junior and Leaving Certificate exams. 

The areas that require examiners in Leaving Cert are Business, English, Geography, French, German, Home Economics and Spanish. 

While in the Junior Cycle there is a shortage

today 19:04
Gardaí appeal to the public to report any sightings.

Gardaí in Fermoy and Mallow are appealing to people for sightings of three men in a forestry area around Glashaboy which is near Bweeng and Dromahane in North Cork.

The men were involved in an incident in Glanworth earlier this morning.

One of the men is described as wearing white

today 19:04
Gardai investigate an incident in Macroom

A man and a woman were taken to hospital for treatment after a stabbing incident in Macroom earlier today(Fri)

The incident at a house in the town was brought to the attention of gardai and the emergency services were alerted.

The two were transferred to Cork University Hospital with

today 15:55
Greener Cork City Marathon on the way

This year`s Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon partnered by Cork`s 96FM and C103 is taking another step towards a greener event...

The event on Sunday June 2nd will see another reduction in single use plastic accumulated during the race..

Reusable goodie bags were introduced last year

today 15:55
3D ride of Princess Diana's death opens in US theme park

The new 'attraction', which has just launched in a theme park aimed at celebrating tabloid magazine The National Enquirer, is receiving major backlash today as it's been deemed 'insensitive.'

On 31 August 1997, Diana, Princess of Wales, tragically lost her life

today 15:55
Argos is selling a garden bar and it's on sale

With our holidays booked, festival tickets bought and less than two weeks to go until Love Island is back on our screens, it's safe to say that we are in full-on summer mode. 

Now, all we need is the weather and Argos have the perfect option for when it arrives: a bar for

today 14:52
Arrest made following Kildorrery burglary

Gardaí in North Cork are continuing their investigations into a burglary in Kildorrery.

A follow-up operation led to the discovery of a getaway car in Quartertown outside Mallow this afternoon.

One person was arrested and taken to Mallow Garda Station.

Three

today 13:49
Gardai target speed on the roads

130 drivers have been caught speeding so far today on National Slow Down Day , including a number in Cork ...

Gardai have been out in force since 7am and have checked over 33 ,000 vehicles.

The objective is to reduce the number of speed related collisions, save lives and reduce

today 13:49
Latest news from Cork
today 19:04 Urgent appeal for State examination markers
today 19:04 Gardaí appeal to the public to report any sightings.
today 15:55 Gardai investigate an incident in Macroom
today 15:55 Greener Cork City Marathon on the way
today 15:55 3D ride of Princess Diana's death opens in US theme park
today 14:52 Argos is selling a garden bar and it's on sale
today 14:43 Refurbishment works to commence on Ballyhooly Church
today 13:49 Arrest made following Kildorrery burglary
today 13:49 Gardai target speed on the roads
today 13:49 New HBO show overtakes Game of Thrones and Breaking Bad as highest rated ever
today 13:40 Nissan LEAF leads the electric charge
today 11:43 The meaning behind the Spice Girls unusual Viva Forever music video
today 11:34 Network Ireland and AIB extend their partnership
today 11:19 Animal cruelty at 'all-time high'
today 10:40 Friends star poses for photos with fans in Dublin
today 09:37 Brittany Ferry sailings cancelled
today 09:37 Haulbowline fears dismissed
today 09:28 Second place finish for Oisin despite wrist injury
today 08:34 Teen missing from Glanmire
today 08:25 All-new Ford Focus ST makes wagon body style debut
today 06:13 Irish schoolchildren to stage second strike to demand government action on climate change
yesterday 17:49 CUH overcrowding continues
yesterday 17:49 Beware of rental fraud
yesterday 17:49 Love Island reportedly cast first plus sized model
yesterday 16:46 Arrests made in relation to Little Island post office robbery
yesterday 16:46 Chilling new Ian Huntley documentary set for release tonight
yesterday 15:37 Make your vote count
yesterday 14:34 O’Driscoll appointed president of CPA Ireland
yesterday 13:31 Students cook up a storm to reach apprentice chef final
yesterday 12:34 Dublin Topshop stores amongst list set to close down
yesterday 12:28 Much anticipated sequel for Kilmallock
yesterday 11:31 Everyone fancies Seth Rogan after his GQ photoshoot
yesterday 11:25 REVIEW: Opel Grandland X
yesterday 11:19 Two men armed with handgun and iron bar rob cash from Cork post office
yesterday 10:28 Raid at Little Island PO
yesterday 10:28 Westlife's set list for Twenty Tour revealed
yesterday 10:22 New pop-up museum showcases history of local elections
yesterday 10:07 Kelleher & Drinan in U21 squad
yesterday 10:07 Camogie stars face Tipp in Munster Final
yesterday 10:07 Healy signs on for 2 more years
yesterday 10:07 Invention is Riverstick born
yesterday 09:25 Long weekend ahead with election counts
yesterday 09:25 Beach clean by Kinsale students
yesterday 09:25 Sophie Turner's Game of Thrones tattoo was a spoiler all along
yesterday 09:19 Call for marathon volunteers
yesterday 09:19 Young Fermoy family have ‘no place to go’
yesterday 09:04 Public realm awards for two county amenities
yesterday 09:04 Gardaí targeting car park drug use
yesterday 09:04 Yes we ‘can’ says Fota
yesterday 09:04 Local elections: Boundary shake-up takes hold
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