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Submitted on Wednesday, 14 May 2014

~ A round-up of all to see and do in Cork during the 2014 Irish Open ~

If you are swinging into Cork this June for the 2014 Irish Open in Fota Island Resort, the first time since it has been held at that location since Soren Hansen’s victory in 2002, make sure you ‘open’ your eyes to all that Cork has to offer.

With concerts and festivals, stunning scenery and historical buildings, traditional music and gourmet food, 30 + golf courses and amazing après golf, Cork has something for everyone.

Here are our top things to see and do in Cork during the Irish Open, and a few more ideas if you are planning on extending your stay.

Get in the swing of things at a concert, festival, or event

Submitted on Tuesday, 6 May 2014

The St. Luke’s Home Foundation, Cork is launching a fundraising album entitled ‘Reminiscence’ on Thursday 8th of May at Collins Barracks, Cork City. The album is expected to raise up to €20,000 for the Home.

Reminiscence - a selection of melodies by mezzo-soprano Lenore Welch McGahan will go on sale to raise funds for the therapy and activity programme at the 128 bed Home, which specialises in Alzheimer Care. 

Submitted on Friday, 2 May 2014

Irish owned eFolioAccounts.com has launched a secure online accounting software system using cloud based technology that manages accounts in a simple, fast and effective manner while keeping operating costs down by making the facility "unlimited". This SaaS (Software as a service) and other cloud computing platforms transform information technology into a low operating cost rather than an expensive capital investment and this has significant implications for small to medium enterprises (SMEs) across the Irish economy in terms of positive growth, one of the major benefits being that it will assist SMEs to get paid on time. 

Submitted on Thursday, 1 May 2014

We recently completed a large scale design and print project for the 2014 Cork International Choral Festival which is due to take place 30th April - 4th May 2014. Now in its 60th year the festival is one of Europes premier international choral festivals, renowned for its welcome which brings the City of Cork to life with for a celebration of choral music in all its many forms.

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And Festival Programme in full

Submitted on Thursday, 1 May 2014

As Cork gets ready to tee off for the 2014 Irish Open, key stakeholders were invited to a public meeting organised by Cork City and County Council in County Hall on Wednesday 30th April, to discuss the unique opportunities the Irish Open offers Cork, not only during the event itself but long into the future.