Press Releases

16 July 2019

Cork City to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Trip to the Moon

Apollo fever is taking Cork City by storm as CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory leads celebrations of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing.

10 July 2019

Cork City Council approves innovative housing scheme for downsizers

Cork City Council has given planning approval to the redevelopment of a former office building on Blackrock Road as a modern housing scheme for downsizers.

20 June 2019

Cork Bike Week – Lots of fun, free events for all

Now in its 10th year, Cork Bike Week is taking place all over Cork City and County from Saturday 22nd June to Sunday 30th June.

12 June 2019

Cork City Council hosts European Cities Against Drugs (ECAD)Conference

The 26th European Cities Against Drugs (ECAD) Mayors' Conference on ‘Pathways to Recovery’ will take place on Thursday and Friday 13-14 June in the Imperial Ho...

7 June 2019

Cllr. John Sheehan elected as Lord Mayor of newly expanded Cork City

Cllr. John Sheehan was elected as the first Lord Mayor of the newly expanded Cork City at an historic Annual Meeting this evening.

6 June 2019

Cruinniú na nÓg Cork City

The national day of creativity for children and young people, Cruinniú na nÓg takes place in Cork city on Saturday 15 June, 2019.

30 May 2019

Cork City welcomes 85,000 new residents as it expands fivefold in size

In an historic day for Cork City, tomorrow Friday, May 31 2019, the city will increase fivefold in size and will welcome 85,000 new residents.

22 May 2019

Tramore Valley Park is officially opened by Lord Mayor Cllr. Mick Finn

Lord Mayor Cllr. Mick Finn performed the official opening of the 70 hectare Tramore Valley Park this afternoon.

17 May 2019

Mary Elmes Bridge to be installed this weekend

Cork’s newest bridge, the 165 tonne Mary Elmes Bridge, will be installed in Cork city centre this weekend.

17 May 2019

Breathtaking tightrope performance for SeaFest 2019

Tightrope artist Chris Bullzini is set to put on an awe-inspiring performance during SeaFest, walking a 120 metre tightrope across the River Lee.