Events Archive

Feel Good Friday – It’s Electrifying!

Another hugely successful Feel Good Friday took place on August 25th with High Hopes Choir and Cork City Samba Band stealing the show! They fought off some tough competition though from our Lord Mayor, Tony Fitzgerald, who stepped up to the mic and blew us all away. There were smiling faces all round on the […]

Cork… The Comeback Kid

The following is a fantastic article written by Aoife Carrigy for   Being a Jackeen, I don’t immediately appreciate the poetry of my nightcap in Cork’s hottest new cocktail bar. I’m in town for a collaboration between one of Galway’s most creative chefs, JP McMahon of Aniar, and one of Cork’s, Bryan McCarthy of […]

The eagle has landed!

  Saturday 01st July, what a remarkable day for Cork Airport. Aviation history was made at Cork Airport with the departure of Norwegian Flight D81821 from Cork to Boston/Providence – the airport’s first ever scheduled transatlantic service. Tuesday 04th July, another day for the record books. Cork Airport got to personally wish our American friends a […]

CBA Warmly Welcomes Cork Airport Becoming Europe’s Newest Transatlantic Airport As Norwegian Service Takes Flight

Historic Day As Cork Goes Transatlantic With New Boston/Providence Route   For the first time in Cork Airport’s 56-year history, direct scheduled transatlantic travel is now a reality Historic route heralds the era of low cost year round direct transatlantic travel from Cork Airport to the US East Coast New Norwegian service will operate three […]

CBA Welcomes and Predominantly Supports the Report of the Expert Advisory Group on Local Government Arrangements in Cork

On Friday last Minister Simon Coveney launched the report of the Expert Advisory Group on Local Government Arrangements in Cork. Whilst this is a very detailed report running to over 116 pages. The headline aspects were that the report recommended.  That Cork shall continue to have two local independent authorities Cork City Council & Cork County Council.   […]