CBA News

€1 Million investment in 18th Century Cork Country House Hotel

Fitzgerald’s Vienna Woods Country House Hotel, a Cork-owned business, has announced a major €1 million investment that is near completion. The Fitzgerald family along with Michael Magner, who bought the hotel in 2006 and renamed it ‘The Vienna Woods Country House Hotel’, have lovingly and painstakingly restored much of the original protected features of the building […]

And the winners are…..

Cork International Choral Festival 2018 Competition Results     The Cork International Choral Festival came to a climactic penultimate close with its Awards Ceremony at 5.15 pm on Sunday 22 April 2018 in Cork City Hall. Following a hugely successful Festival, the Jury results were finally announced for all sections of the Festival’s varied and prestigious categories. […]

Pure Cork Pride!

  Journalists from The Advocate and Out Traveler, the biggest gay publications in the US, spent the weekend in Cork, along with Diva Magazine from the UK.  The group were fully immersed in Ireland’s Maritime Haven. This follows on from another recent visit by Display Magazine, a Gay Swiss Publication, in March.   The press […]

Fantastic line up for Choral Festival

1 week to go! New dates for this year’s Festival: 18-22 April One of Cork’s biggest events, The Cork International Choral Festival, will take place two weeks earlier this year from 18-22 April, due to the Ed Shearan concert in Pairc Ui Chaoimh clashing with the Festival.  Tickets for the exciting programme are on sale online and […]

Cork Business Association Welcomes New Lisbon Route

  The Cork Business Association welcomes news that Aer Lingus is to commence a new year-round Cork to Lisbon route. The new year-round service from Cork Airport to Lisbon Portela Airport, Portugal’s main international gateway, will commence 26 October 2018. It will operate twice weekly on Mondays and Fridays. Welcoming the important new route announcement […]

Invite to discuss opposition to the permanent removal 115 of parking spaces – Morrison’s Island Flood Defence Plan

As you know there is a proposal by Cork City Council to commence the first phase of the city’s Flood Defence Project in Morrison’s Island and as part of these works there is also a significant Public Realm upgrade planned. Details of this scheme are attached below and please note the final date for submissions […]

Events centre will get over the line

Cork people must keep faith in the events centre being delivered.   This was the message delivered by Ann Doherty, Chief Executive of Cork City Council, at an event this week on current Cork city developments. A deal has been agreed in principle between the State, developers BAM and proposed operators Live Nation to provide […]