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'It brought out that voice and helped connect me to others': This Cork radio station is helping asylum seekers tell their stories

A GROUP OF asylum seekers in Cork have created a radio programme highlighting life in Direct Provision.

Titled ‘Life on Standby’ the two-part programme hopes to give asylum seekers a voice in the media, with it being many participants’ first time getting a taste of radio ...

2019-01-05 09:13 open_in_new
Man dies after car hits fence in Co Cork

A MAN HAS died in a single-vehicle collision in Co Cork.

Shortly after 7am today, gardaí and emergency services attended the scene of the crash on the Old Dublin Road (R639) near J18 (Sallybrook/Glanmire), off the M8 motorway.

The driver and sole occupant of the car, a man ...

2018-12-30 13:31 open_in_new
Poll: How often do you break the speed limit?

ON 27 DECEMBER this year, Gardaí said that they caught almost 500 people driving over the speed limit. Around 101,900 speed checks were made across the country on Thursday; of that number 476 were caught speeding.

Minister for Transport Shane Ross is looking to introduce graduated fines ...

2018-12-29 11:49 open_in_new
Poll: Have you ever been to Coppers?

THE FIRM BEHIND Ireland’s most popular nightclub had another good year in 2017 – with accumulated profits soaring to over €75 million.

Copper Face Jacks opened in 1995, and since then has become one of the best known nightclubs in the country, with everyone from nurses and gardaí to ...

2018-12-27 11:28 open_in_new