Students and teachers celebrate as McEgan College launches new state-of-the-art ASD Unit

Last Friday November 16 marked a special day for the Macroom community, as students, teachers, members of the Cork Education and Training Board (CETB) and distinguished guests gathered to celebrate the official opening of a brand new state-of-the-art ASD unit at McEgan College. Having successfully secured permission for this vital unit from Cork County Council and…

Cork-based INFANT Centre research leads to breakthrough treatment for peanut allergy

Photo: Diane Cusack The world’s largest peanut allergy treatment trial, involving more than 30 Irish children, has found that a new oral treatment can successfully reduce sensitivity to peanuts, and offers a real lifeline to those affected by the most common food allergy and the single cause of most food allergy deaths. Through his work as Principal Investigator at the INFANT Centre, Professor of Paediatrics and…

Foodies of Cork delight as new café opens on Lee Road – Six new jobs created for local economy as well-known Cork business expands

Cork is well-known the world over as a purveyor of gastronomic greatness and the latest addition to the foodie scene in our beautiful city will undoubtedly fuel this reputation. LISHH Catering, a name synonymous with the supply of gourmet food from its current premises in the Dosco Business Park on South Douglas Road, today opened…

Chefs from Cork gathered for a special mentoring workshop at CIT to support the new Chef De Partie Apprenticeship Programme

Chefs from Cork gathered for a special mentoring workshop at the Cork Institute of Technology to support the new Chef De Partie Apprenticeship Programme workshop, supported by Fáilte Ireland and other tourism industry bodies. The workshop was held by Fáilte Ireland to assist existing industry mentors, who have apprentice Chef De Parties’ in training to…

GDPR on the menu for Republic of Work’s 20th November Lunchtime Learning event

Fiona Ryan, Head of Customer Engagement, Spearline Risk & Compliance Spearline Risk & Compliance are delighted to announce their first collaborative event with Republic Of Work taking place 1pm – 2pm Tuesday 20 November. Lunchtime Learning: Top GDPR concerns for business – How to comply? is a free event for business, presented by Fiona Ryan,…