Monthly Archives: December 2020

/ December 21, 2020

Michael Taft – Great Island Hero

Congratulations to Michael Taft who is the Eurospar Ireland Cobh & Cobh News Great Island Hero Award winner for November 2020 in association with Great Island Media The members of Cobh Fishermans rowing club (past members) would like to put …

/ December 20, 2020

Anna Mcnicholas Molloy – Great Island Hero

Congratulations to Anna Mcnicholas Molloy who was presented the Eurospar Ireland Cobh & Cobh News Great Island Hero Award for October 2020 in association with Great Island Media this weekend following Level 5 restrictions. After a wealth of nominations, Anna …

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John Hennessy – Great Island Hero

Congratulations to Johnny Hennessy who was presented the Eurospar Ireland Cobh & Cobh News Great Island Hero Award for September in association with Great Island Media this afternoon after a long wait due to Level 5 Frances Phillips“Would love to …

/ December 15, 2020

Pat Buckley TD Christmas Greeting

Pat Buckley TD – East Cork wishes all his constituents a very happy Christmas and a prosperous New Year. Thank you for your continued support in 2020 and going forward in to 2021 Sinn Féin Ireland

/ December 14, 2020

Free Christmas Parking in Cobh

Free Christmas Parking in Cobh 🚙 🎅🎄🛍️I wish to advise that the elected members of the Cobh Municipal District have agreed that there will be no charge for parking in Cobh for the Christmas period. From now until 31st December, …

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Council launches ‘Archaeological Heritage of County Cork’

Council launches ‘Archaeological Heritage of County Cork’ Cork County Council has launched the 8th instalment of its heritage publication series “The Archaeological Heritage of County Cork”. This publication draws from the wealth of knowledge of community groups countywide, whose submissions were …

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Waterford Whispers Develop Vaccine to Rediscover Your Sense of Humour… Avril Mansworth of humanreasons.com on Cobh News

Waterford Whispers Develop Vaccine to Rediscover Your Sense of Humour Yes of course this headline is in jest and for anybody (truly little I would imagine at this stage) who has not heard of Waterford Whispers I would recommend taking …

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You had to be very careful about being sick in our house in the seventies… She’s Got Notions – Victoria Keating on Cobh News

She’s Got Notions. You had to be very careful about being sick in our house in the seventies. If you had a sore tummy, or belly, as we would have said, then this could go one of two ways. The …

/ December 13, 2020

This week I’m going to fast forward to the eighties.. She’s Got Notions – Victoria Keating on Cobh News

This week I’m going to fast forward to the eighties. Probably George Orwell’s year, mainly.And it’s because of something that happened to me. It brought me right back.Once upon a time, or a couple of days ago, I went to …

/ December 12, 2020

RADIO!! That portal to another world… She’s Got Notions – Victoria Keating on Cobh News

RADIO!! That portal to another world that lived on the top of our mantelpiece in what was, I suppose our kitchen. My Dad had painted the bricks of the high mantelpiece blue, and outlined them in black. We called the …