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FOUL PLAY RULED OUT IN CORK DEATH.

 

Gardai in Cork have ruled out foul play in their investigations into a sudden death in the North Mall area of Cork city.

The body of a man in his 40`s was found at the River Lee Walkway at around 11-45 this morning ..

Investigating officers sought the services of the ...

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Familiar Face Rumoured For Love Island 2019

Now that we're well and truly over Christmas, our minds are immediately cast forward to Love Island. 

Between now and summer, you can expect us to be fully invested in rumoured new contestants and we officially have our first. 

Jane Park found herself in the public eye ...

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HUMAN REMAINS FOUND IN FISHING NETS OFF THE CORK COAST.

 

 

Gardai in Cork have begun liaising with French and Spanish police following the discovery of human remains by a French trawler fishing off the Irish coast last weekend.

A French trawler docked at Castletownbere and its captain reported the discovery of human ...

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Irish School Lads Get Up For A Dance During Ryanair Flight

The boys, from St Brendan’s College in Killarney, decided to take their Irish trad instruments out during the flight from London Stansted to Kerry yesterday, starting an impromptu session. 

In the clip, the group can be seen cheering and singing along. Suddenly, ...

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THREE ARRESTS IN MICHOLAJ WILK MURDER INVESTIGATION.

 

 

 

Gardai in Cork have made their first arrests in their investigation into the murder of a 35 year old father of two last year ..

Detectives investigating the murder of Micholaj Wilk, a Polish national at Maglin , Ballincollig arrested two Poles and a ...

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JUST IN: Oscar Nominations 2019

On February 24th, Hollywood's finest will descend on the Dolby Theatre for one of the most anticipated events of the year. 

With a shock for A Star is Born with Bradley Cooper missing out on the Best Director category and the film taking on Bohemian Rhapsody for Best Picture, all ...

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BODY FOUND ON THE NORTH MALL IN CORK CITY.

 

 

Gardai in Cork are investigating a sudden death which occurred in the North Mall area of Cork city.

The body of a man was discovered shortly before midday.(Tues)

Investigating officers have sought the services of the State Pathologits Office..

The ...

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INLAND FISHERIES IRELAND INVITES JOB APPLICATIONS.

 

Inland Fisheries Ireland has launched a recruitment campaign for seasonal fisheries officers in Cork and across the country. 

The positions offer an opportunity to protect and develop Ireland’s rivers, lakes and waterways during the summer months.

There ...

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PICKETS IN PLACE ACROSS CORK AMBULANCE BASES.

 

Paramedics will remain on the picket lines in Cork and around the country until 5 o `clock this evening.

500 personnel are protesting today over the HSE’s failure to recognise the Psychiatric Nurses Association as their chosen trade union.

Pickets are in place ...

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It Turns Out 'Ross From Friends' Alleged Thief Looks Nothing Like Him

Late last year, Friends fans were left in hysterics after a an was captured on CCTV, allegedly stealing from a store in Blackpool, while looking remarkably like Ross Geller.

Could there be any more Ross’ pic.twitter.com/HTYKVKqC0v

The image immediately went viral when fans ...

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Corrie's Peter Barlow Set For ANOTHER Love Triangle

While Peter Barlow is certainly one of the most memorable characters, it's not always for the right reasons. 

In fact, he's more famous for his affair storylines than anything else. (Who could forget those double marriage scenes?)

Now, it seems he's set to be ...

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Rapper Azealia Banks 'Says Irish Women Are Ugly'

The rapper took to Instagram stories after she was allegedly forced to leave an Aer Lingus plane following a dispute with an air hostess. 

In a rant to her followers, Azealia said "There’s always like some f***ing sh*t with these airline people. Always just like ...

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IRISH WATER TO REPLACE MAINS IN WEST CORK.

 

 

Works to replace problematic water mains between Rosscarbery and Clonakilty are to get underway next week.

Irish Water, working in partnership with Cork County Council, says it is replacing 1.5km of water mains in the Bohonagh area.

Modern pipes will be ...

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CONTRACTS SIGNED FOR NEW TOURISM AMENITIES IN MALLOW.

 

 

Mallow is set for a major tourism boost with the signing of contracts to develop an integrated park network for Mallow Castle and Mallow Town Park.

The works include paths, a playground, parking, cycleways, walkways, a deer viewing platform, fishing shelters ...

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'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' Is Coming Back

YEEEES!

Okay, we are slightly freaking out about this. It has been confirmed that Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is returning to TV next year and we're over here wishing we could fast forward through 2019. 

via GIPHY

If you're home décor enthusiast ...

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CAMPAIGNERS OPPOSED TO PLASTICS FACTORY GRANTED LEAVE FOR JUDICIAL REVIEW OVER DECISION.

Campaigners in West Cork, opposed to the decision to grant planning permission for a plastics factory in Skibbereen, have been granted leave for a judicial review over the decision. 

Cork County Council granted permission to Daly Products Ltd to develop the factory at a site at ...

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CUH WARNS OF RISE IN NUMBER OF PATIENTS AFFECTED BY FLU.

Cork University Hospital has warned that the number of patients affected with influenza continues to rise within the hospital. 

In a statement issued this afternoon it also confirmed a number of patients have also required admission to the Intensive Care Unit for treatment of their ...

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Gemma Collins Slams Dancing On Ice Judge For 'Selling Stories'

Dancing On Ice star Gemma Collins has called out judge Jason Gardiner which caused him to call her a 'brat' on live TV last night. As he was critiqing her performance, she cut him off accusing him for 'selling stories on her' in a very dramatic few moments in the ...

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AMBULANCE PERSONNEL TO HOLD PICKET OUTSIDE AMBULANCE BASE IN CORK.

500 ambulance personnel are to go ahead with planned strike action tomorrow.                                            

The crew members, who belong to the National Ambulance ...

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SNOW-ICE WARNING ISSUED FOR CORK.

Met Eireann has issued a status yellow 'snow-ice' warning for Ireland.

Icy and slippery conditions are expected with scattered sleet and snow flurries. 

Accumulations of 1 to 2 centimetres are expected.

The weather warning comes into effect for the entire country ...

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