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The Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Frank O’Flynn pictured with students, teachers, councilors and local volunteers at the launch of the Harper’s Island Wetlands activity workbooks, a special publication written and designed by renowned local author and educator Jim Wilson.
Environment
19 Jun 2024

Harper’s Island Wetlands Activity Books Launched

The Mayor of the County of Cork, Cllr. Frank O’Flynn has launched the Harper’s Island Wetlands Activity Books, a special publication series written and designed by renowned local author and educator Jim Wilson.

A violin being played with a blue sky  and tree in the background.
Arts and Culture
18 Jun 2024

Cork County Council Invites Applications for Sliabh Luachra Musician in Residence

Cork County Council is inviting applications from Irish traditional musicians for the position of ‘Sliabh Luachra Musician in Residence’. The area, which covers parts of Northwest Cork, East Kerry and West Limerick, is recognised nationally and internationally for its traditional Irish music, song, dance, poetry and culture. 

A row of houses at Clonmore, Mallow
Housing
18 Jun 2024

Cork County Council Announces Affordable Homes in Mallow

Cork County Council will shortly begin accepting applications for a new Affordable Housing Scheme in Mallow that is being progressed on behalf of the Land Development Agency.  Applications for the new three and four-bedroom houses at Clonmore, Ballyviniter in Mallow will open at 12 noon on Monday the 24th of June 2024.

iCan Network Meeting - Launch of 'The possession of his every neighbour - A Guide to Researching and Writing Local History' by Tomás Mac Conmara at the iCan Network Meeting in Springford Hall Hotel, Mallow.
Heritage and Conservation
11 Jun 2024

New Guide to Researching and Writing Local History Launched in North Cork

Cork County Council’s Heritage Office joined with Kilshannig Heritage Society to host the annual gathering of the Irish Community Archive Network (iCAN) at Springfort Hall Country House Hotel, where a new publication by oral historian and author, Dr Tomás Mac Conmara was officially launched.