Crosshaven Coast Guard recognised with Community Spirit Award

Carmel Lonergan: Director of Group Operations, Trigon Hotels, amd Minister Simon Coveney TD presenting the Community Spirit Award to Victor Shine, Acting Officer in Charge on behalf of Crosshaven Coastguard. Pictured with Cllr. Jack White: Media Sponsors, The Carrigdhoun Newspaper alongside Crosshaven Coastguard: Tim O’Keeffe, South Sector Unit Manager; Jack Lonergan & Abraham Farr, Volunteers;…

Minister Coveney announces the 2022 Presidential Distinguished Service Award Recipients

The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Defence, Mr Simon Coveney, T.D., today announced the recipients of the Presidential Distinguished Service Award for the Irish Abroad for 2022. The Presidential Distinguished Service Award was established by the Government following the 2011 Global Irish Economic Forum as a means to recognise the contribution of members…

October’s Dyslexia Awareness Month focuses on empowering people to #TrustYourInstincts

The Dyslexia Association of Ireland (DAI) will be celebrating Dyslexia Awareness Month this October, along with dyslexia organisations worldwide. Our focus this year will be on empowering people to #TrustYourInstincts.   All too often we hear from parents frustrated that their concerns were dismissed and not acted upon sooner. Individuals with dyslexia also share their…

FoodCloud Wins Charity of the Year 2022 at the Charity Excellence Awards 2022

Charities Institute Ireland’s Charity Excellence Awards 2022, proudly sponsored by Ecclesiastical Insurance, showcased the best in class across the charity sector in Ireland and awarded FoodCloud this year’s top prize of Charity of the Year. Picture: Caroline Quinn Charities Institute Ireland’s (CII) Charity Excellence Awards 2022, proudly sponsored by Ecclesiastical Insurance, showcased the best in…

The Irish heart foundation art collective

The Irish Heart Foundation has teamed up with the all-female art collective – the Minaw Collective – to create a number of vibrant heart-inspired murals across Marks & Spencer windows in Dublin and Cork to celebrate the finale of the month-long ‘Her Heart Matters’ campaign. Pictured here are artists Bubu and Myfanwynia bringing their mural to life in the window…

Minister Colm Brophy invites applications to the Civil Society Fund

Minister for Overseas Development Aid and the Diaspora, Colm Brophy T.D., today invited applications to Irish Aid’s 2023 Civil Society Fund competition. The Fund supports NGOs to implement projects in countries which are eligible for overseas development assistance. Inviting applications, Minster Brophy said: “The Civil Society Fund helps NGOs to support people in 40 countries.…

THE EVERYMAN AUTUMN SEASON LAUNCH

Laura O’Mahony promoting her new show Skitting, Howling, Screaming, Roaring, Pat Fitzpatrick who will return in An Evening with Reggie, Zoe Allman Walsh who will play Cinderella in this years Panto, Catherine Mahon Buckely, CADA and Musician John Spillane at the launch of the Everyman Theatre autumn programme. For more information see https://everymancork.com/ Photo Darragh…