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Call for Summer in the Park 2018

Call for Proposals Summer in the Park 2018 - closing date Friday 30th March 2018.

Please see attached details for applying.


National Tree Week 2018

Christmas Floral Decorations

City Hall Gardener John Dempsey admiring the Christmas Floral Decorations,

Lee Swim

Travel Publishers Fodor have ranked the Lee Swim as No 6 of the most interesting open water swims in the world.

Cork City Parks Update

Most Cork City parks are now reopened after Storm Ophelia. Tory Top Park and Meelick Park will reopen in the next day or so, with further work still required at Clashduv Park. There are still 4 tree crews clearing hundreds of fallen trees daily.

Update on Works following Hurricane Ophelia

Following yesterdays storm, the City Council received over 200 reports of fallen trees. Today we have 5 tree crews working across the City to clear minor roads, estates and parks. It is anticipated that this work will continue for a number of days.








Mahon Golf Course

The 17th hole at Mahon Golf Course looking over the Douglas Estuary.

Ballinlough Faery Trail

This is a must visit for young children. A new magical faery trail in a public park in Cork!

Cork City Council Scouting/Guides Small Capital Grants Scheme 2017

Cork City Council Scouting/Guides Small Capital Grants Scheme 2017

Cork City Council recognises the important contribution made by the scouting and girl-guide movements in Cork City, encouraging the development of children and young people from the age of five/six to reach their full potential.....

Launch and Draw for Mc Curtain and Mc Swiney GAA Cup Competitions



Cork’s First Inclusive Playground

Cork’s First Inclusive Playground

Alien Invasive Flora Species in Cork City

Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon 2017

Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon 2017

Knights of Malta

Knights of Malta lay a wreath at Parkowen off Douglas Street this morning to mark the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Order of Malta in Cork!

New Flower Bed Tory Top Park