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Submitted on Tuesday, 9 December 2014

~ In aid of Cope Foundation, Cork Arc Cancer Support House and the Bravehearts Choir ~

Glow, a Cork Christmas Celebration will present a very festive Carols by Candlelight concert at the St. Augustines Church on Washington Street at 7.30pm, on Thursday the 18th December, in aid of the Cope Foundation, Arc House and the Bravehearts choir (a choir for cancer patients and survivors). The event will showcase the musical talents of a number choirs from Cork, including the Prison Officers Choir, Rainbow Lyrics Choir, Bravehearts Choir, Something to Sing About Choir (Clonmel), The Glen Social Initiative Choir, Cantabile Voice Ensemble, Carrignavar Church Choir and the Cork County Council Choir who will be accompanied by The Dustbusters Light Orchestra. It is the perfect excuse to gather all your family together and sing along to some of your favourite Christmas Carols. (a list of carols and lyrics are available to download and print from www.cope-foundation.ie) This event is open to the general public and entry is free, but a donation would be greatly appreciated.

Submitted on Monday, 8 December 2014

~ 30 individuals picked up awards for driving business tourism in Cork

at the Cork Conference Ambassadors’ Awards Evening ~

Sonia O Sullivan and 30 Cork individuals were honoured at the Cork Convention Bureau’s inaugural Cork Conference Ambassadors Awards Evening on Thursday 4th December in the Maryborough Hotel.

The honorees picked up awards on the evening for bringing an international conference or event to the region over the past number of years and driving business tourism in Cork.

Submitted on Tuesday, 2 December 2014

~ Cork Conference Ambassadors’ Awards Evening ~

Cork Convention Bureau is hosting their inaugural Cork Conference Ambassadors Awards Evening on Thursday 4th December in the Maryborough Hotel, to honour individuals who have driven business tourism in Cork by bringing an international conference or event to the region.

30 individuals will be honoured on the evening for their contribution to the local economy, and special recognition will be also be given to overall winners in four separate categories; Academic, Association, Corporate, and Special Interest.  

Submitted on Thursday, 6 November 2014

~ Q2 Cork Business Association ‘Business of the Year’ Award winners ~

University College Cork (UCC), one of Ireland’s most prestigious universities and its first Five Star university, with a student experience second to none, along with Mick Murphy Menswear, which holds a reputation for unrivalled personal service and quality, have been announced as Q2 winners of the Cork Business Awards today by the Cork Business Association.

Submitted on Thursday, 6 November 2014

Over 150,000 people are expected to flock into the city centre this year for Glow, A Cork Christmas Celebration, which is presented by Cork City Council.

The family-favourite festival, which takes place on Grand Parade from 28th November to December 21st, Fridays to Sundays, is set to be more magical than ever before.