Arts and Culture
20 Jan 2023

Birds and Beasts Exhibition Opens in Cork County Library

Cork County Council’s first exhibition of 2023 ‘The Museum of Birds and Beasts’ will open on Thursday January 26th in the LHQ Gallery at Cork County Hall. The exhibition has been co-created by artists Tess Leak and Sharon Whooley with the residents of five community hospitals in West Cork.

17 Dec 2022

Weather Update: Treacherous Driving Conditions

Road conditions across all areas of Cork County are currently treacherous. Fluctuating and dropping temperatures following overnight rainfall in the period between salting runs has led to the development of black ice on many roads and surfaces. 

Motorists are advised to exercise extreme caution.

Water Services and Flood Relief Schemes
16 Dec 2022

Minister O’Donovan unveils new €30.5m flood defences, protecting more than 390 local Bandon homes and businesses

Minister of State for the Office of Public Works Patrick O’Donovan TD today unveiled a plaque to mark the completion of the new Bandon Flood Relief Scheme representing an investment of some €30.5 million in flood defences for the town. The scheme ensures 392 properties are now protected from potential significant flooding, 177 of which are residential and family homes in the local Bandon area.