The ‘eyes’ and ‘ears’ of Cork City The graphic scenes of Love/Hate on our TV screens every Sunday have gripped the nation. It’s close to the bone of what is happening in Ireland’s gangland. Cork Supt Barry McPolin and Crime Prevention Officer Sgt Tony Davis are the men charged with keeping an eye on… Read More The ‘eyes’ and ‘ears’ of Cork City
Pity just a form of abuse In 1985, as the 24-year-old star of the classic film, Back to the Future, Michael J Fox was at the height of his fame, raucously living a life of luxury with a beverage in both hands
Rise of the machines It has been about 10 years since self-service machines were introduced to Irish supermarkets Róisín Burke finds that, while they’re here to stay, employees need not fear them… yet.
Cork coffee lovers dig deep A new gesture of charitable goodwill called suspended coffees, by which people leave paid coffees behind the counter for those who cannot afford one, has traveled from Italy to Cork through the power of Facebook
Ikea not for Cork A facebook page called ‘Ikea for Cork’, which gathered almost 12,000 likes in under a month, has failed to inspire the funky flatpack furniture giant to set up in the Rebel County.