23 Sep 2022

Funding Announced for 18 Anti-Dumping Projects in County Cork

Cork County Council has been successful in securing funding of €108,000 under the Waste Enforcement Regional Lead Authority (WERLA) Anti-Dumping Initiative 2022.  The funding will support 18 diverse projects that aim to tackle illegal dumping in Cork County.

Arts and Culture
19 Sep 2022

Clonakilty International Guitar Festival Goes Green

Clonakilty International Guitar Festival returned for its 18th year this September 9th to 18th. For 10 days the town of Clonakilty became the stage, where small venues and re-imagined public spaces facilitated encounters with great music and great people. 

Business and Economy
15 Sep 2022

National Women’s Enterprise Day 2022

Female entrepreneurs and budding businesswomen from across Cork and Kerry are being encouraged to register for this year’s National Women’s Enterprise Day. Now in its 16th year, the annual Local Enterprise Office (LEO) initiative is due to take place on Thursday, 13th October 2022.

14 Sep 2022

South Cork Schools Encouraged to Sign Up for Ireland’s Largest Enterprise Programme

Cork County Council’s Local Enterprise Office South Cork is inviting schools to sign up for this year’s Student Enterprise Programme.  Now in its 21st year, over 300,000 students have taken part in Ireland’s largest enterprise programme for second level students, learning how to create a business idea, before starting and growing their business. 

Planning and Development
14 Sep 2022

Water-Rock Development Set to Begin

Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr Danny Collins is welcoming the appointment of BAM Ireland and Atkins to deliver the Water-Rock LIHAF Initiative Infrastructure Works near Midleton.

12 Sep 2022

Dunmanway Swimming Pool Complex Reopening

Please note that the gym at the Dunmanway Swimming Pool Complex will be re-opening on the 14th September 2022 and school swimming classes will recommence from the 4th October 2022.

Business and Economy
08 Sep 2022

Bandon Businesses Urged to Apply for Funding to Enhance Town

Cork County Council has been awarded €100,000 to make Bandon a more vibrant and colourful town. The local authority is now seeking applications from the owners of commercial, residential and unoccupied buildings in the town.

Arts and Culture
29 Aug 2022

Creative Start-up Scheme

Cork County Council is inviting applications for the Creative Start-up Scheme. The Creative Start-up Scheme aims to support Artists, Designers, and Craftspeople to establish retail spaces in which to sell their work.

Arts and Culture
29 Aug 2022

Culture Night across Cork County, One Night For All - Oíche Dár Saol

Culture Night nationally and across Cork County is on Friday 23rd of September, with over 200 family friendly free events throughout Baile Mhúirne, Bandon, Carrigaline, Charleville, Clonakilty, Cobh, Fermoy, Kinsale, Macroom, Mallow, Midleton, Mitchelstown, Passage West, Skibbereen, Watergrasshill, Youghal and the surrounding towns and villages.