/Tag: Cork
19 10, 2014

Boy dies in a house fire in Cork

By | 2014-10-19T19:10:16+00:00 October 19th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

A 17-year-old boy has died in a house fire in Co Cork. Emergency services were called to the scene in the Elmvale area of Wilton at around 3pm this afternoon.  The boy was pronounced dead at the scene and no one else was hurt. Gardaí say that the incident was a tragic accident. [...]

30 09, 2014

Cork city approves 10% cut in property tax

By | 2014-09-30T03:07:36+00:00 September 30th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

Cork City Council has voted in favour of a 10% reduction in the Local Property Tax in 2015. The motion was carried at tonight's council meeting with 14 votes in favour, 11 against and two abstaining. Afterwards Fine Gael claimed the vote will cost the city €600,000.   However, Fianna Fáil [...]

29 09, 2014

Child killed, another injured in Cork farm tragedy

By | 2014-09-29T04:19:18+00:00 September 29th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

An eight-year old child has been killed and an 11-year-old has been critically injured in a farm accident in north County Cork. The tragedy happened in the Charleville area and involved farm machinery. The injured child has been taken to Cork University Hospital. RTÉ News - News Headlines

22 09, 2014

Cuts to property tax in Dublin city & Cork county

By | 2014-09-22T20:02:26+00:00 September 22nd, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

Cork City Council will vote on a Fianna Fáil motion to cut their rate by 15% at their meeting next Monday Dublin City Council has voted to reduce the Local Property Tax by 15%. Sinn Féin, Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael all supported the move to reduce the tax by the [...]

30 08, 2014

Woman killed in three vehicle collision in Co Cork

By | 2014-08-30T23:54:46+00:00 August 30th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

A woman has been killed in a fatal three vehicle collision in Co Cork. The incident, involving two cars and a mini-bus, happened in Schull, Co Cork, at 4pm this afternoon. The deceased woman, who was in her 60s, was driving one of the cars. RELATED AUDIO & VIDEO Watch: Woman [...]

14 08, 2014

Search under way for missing yacht off Cork coast

By | 2014-08-14T04:25:57+00:00 August 14th, 2014|Headlines|0 Comments

Thursday 14 August 2014 00.07 The search is taking place in the Roaring Water Bay/Long Island area near Schull A major search is under way off the west Cork coast for two men and a woman. The three, two of whom are believed to be in their 70s, and one in [...]

23 07, 2014

Order made to wind up credit union in Co Cork

By | 2014-07-23T23:01:15+00:00 July 23rd, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Ireland > Crime and Legal Wednesday 23 July 2014 14.42 The order could not be made public until 2pm to prevent a run on the credit union The High Court has made an order to wind up a credit union in Co Cork. President of the High Court Mr Justice Nicholas [...]

22 07, 2014

60 jobs promised by two companies in Cork, Laois

By | 2014-07-22T08:57:21+00:00 July 22nd, 2014|Business|0 Comments

Tuesday 22 July 2014 08.36 Two companies are setting up support centres in Cork and Portlaoise Sixty jobs are being promised by two companies setting up new centres in Cork and Portlaoise. AlienVault, a Californian IT security company, is setting up its European sales and technical support centre in Cork city [...]