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# Cork

Last week
24th September 2023 - 30th September 2023
Status Yellow warning for rain issued for Cork, Kerry and Waterford
Cork, Kerry, and Waterford will be under the weather alert from 8am tomorrow morning until 8pm tomorrow night.
Two men appear in court charged in connection with cargo ship drug seizure
Both men were charged with conspiracy to import drugs under Section 71 of the Criminal Justice Act 2006.
Patients told to 'explore all other options' as IT issues cause delays at Mercy Hospital A&E
MUH has no indication of when the issues will be resolved.
Clare duo and Cork defender in running for Young Hurler of the Year award
Rodgers, Hogan and Joyce are all nominated.
Gardaí confirm Cork cocaine seizure is 'largest ever' in State's history
Elite Army Ranger Wing soldiers took control of the ship off the Cork/Waterford coast yesterday.
Street value of massive cocaine haul could be 'double or treble' its estimated €157m pricetag
Members of the elite Army Ranger Wing boarded a cargo ship and seized the suspected cocaine off the south coast yesterday afternoon.
Over €100m worth of drugs on board cargo ship seized by Army Ranger Wing off Irish coast
The boarding is part of the broader investigation in to the beaching of a trawler off Wexford.
Last month
September 2023
Gardaí comb Little Island fields and shoreline in search for missing Cork man Kieran Quilligan
It is understood gardaí received information which led them to carry out the extensive search today.
Gardaí warn of fake €50 notes circulating in Cork town
The stores that were targeted immediately contacted the Gardaí once they had realised that the notes were counterfeit.
Gardaí trying to establish identity of man arrested with birth certificate of dead baby
The man allegedly attempted to use the name of a baby, who died in 1953, to apply for a passport in Cork.
Gardaí believe convicted cold case killer Noel Long is suspect in 'large number' of sex attacks
Long, 74, was found guilty in August of murdering Cork woman Nora Sheehan 42 years ago.
Gardaí probe people linked to mysterious disappearance of Cork man earlier this month
Kieran Quilligan was last seen in Cork city centre on 1 September last.
Gardaí renew appeal for help locating Kieran Quilligan, missing from Cork since 1 September
Kieran is described as being approximately 5’7″ in height with a medium build, brown/grey hair and blue eyes. He has a large tattoo on the side of his head.
'Our greatest moment' - Billy and Frank, 50 years on from All-Ireland glory with Cork
Billy Morgan and Frank Cogan reflect on a lifetime in football.
Glen Rovers relegated from top-tier of Cork hurling championship
It brings an extraordinary end to their 97-year top level status.
Woman hospitalised with 'life threatening injuries' after serious collision in Cork
The collision occurred around 10am this morning in Murragh Village on the R586 Bandon to Dunmanway Road.
Over 500 people protest after Cork gay bar rebrands for university Freshers' week
The protestors gathered on the courthouse steps across the road from the venue last night.
Post-mortem exam to be conducted on body of 66-year-old man found in Cork
Gardaí say that the results of the post-mortem will determine the course of their investigation.
Wreck of 'ghost ship' in east Cork posed an 'unacceptable' risk to members of the public
The report indicated that the potential cost of the full removal of the wreck would be “of low order several millions.”
Families who lost loved ones to sepsis call on HSE to start 'aggressive' awareness campaign
Almost 3,000 people die with sepsis in Ireland in a year.
Kerry and Cork senior GAA club games live on TV next Sunday
Austin Stack Park and Páirc Uí Chaoimh host the two games.
Government hopes to bring homes into use with new vacant property tax
A vacant homes tax will be set at three times the local property tax to provoke owners to sell or rent.
Motorcyclist hospitalised with serious injuries after crash in Co Cork
The incident happened on the N20 Cork to Limerick road at Buttevant at around 10.30pm yesterday.
Young girl who died in drowning incident in Co Cork yesterday named locally
Emily Roman would have turned eight tomorrow.
Body of eight-year-old girl recovered following search operation off Cork coast
The child went missing in the water near Fountainstown this afternoon.
Memorial service to be held for Ironman athlete who died at Youghal race
Ivan Chittenden died during the swim portion of the race after getting into difficulty.
August 2023
Funeral of 14-year-old who drowned at sea in Cork this week to take place on Tuesday
14-year-old Jack O’Sullivan died while swimming with friends off a boat pontoon in Passage West on Thursday.
Cork firefighters save dog from burning caravan on the M8
Hugo is now recuperating at home.
14-year-old boy who died in water in Cork named locally
Local Fianna Fáil councillor Seamus McGrath said the community in Passage West is devastated by the tragedy.
Candlelit vigil to take place in Youghal for two men who died in Ironman event
Community radio presenter Tommy Collins said that the people of the town are keen to show solidarity with the families.
Ironman claims Triathlon Ireland decision not to sanction race was communicated only after swim
Two men died in the swim portion of the Ironman event over the weekend.
Funeral of Irishman who died in Cork Ironman event to take place this week
Brendan Wall was originally from Slane, Co Meath, but living in the UK.
Irish Water Safety will incorporate 'learnings' from Ironman tragedy into its guidance
Two men died in the swim portion of the triathlon over the weekend.
Triathlon Ireland says it told Cork Ironman it could not sanction event before two men died
The men had been taking part in the swim portion of the event when they separately got into difficulties.
Two Ironman participants die during swim in Co Cork
It’s understood the two competitors died in separate medical incidents during the event.
Cork school 'shocked and devastated' at loss of pupil who died in Carrigaline collision
André Ladeiro was a second class pupil at Owenabue Educate Together National School in Carrigaline.
Four flights diverted to Shannon Airport due to adverse weather conditions in Cork
The four flights had been due to land at Cork Airport.
Three men charged over €4.2 million drugs haul in Cork
The men are charged with possession of cocaine, and possession for cocaine for sale or supply.
'You would see all the hurlers’ signatures and our names going on alongside them. It just melted my heart'
Waterford bid for All-Ireland glory in today’s camogie final against Cork.
What the jury didn't hear in 'cold case' trial that found Noel Long guilty of Nora Sheehan's murder
The jury agreed with the State’s case that the evidence pointed to the ‘inescapable conclusion’ that Sheehan had met her death in June 1981 at the hands of Long.