# Cork

25th March 2023
# Ladies Football
Two first-half goals key as Cork finish league campaign on a high against Meath
Libby Coppinger and Eimear Kiely raised the all-important green flags at Páirc Uí Rinn.
# through the gears
Anthony Nash: League semi-finals can jump-start hurling's year
We could do with two high-octane contests this weekend after a sluggish winter.
Last week
19th March 2023 - 25th March 2023
# Ready to go
Cork and Kilkenny unveil starting teams for league hurling semi-final
Richie Hogan is set for his first start in over two years.
# Severe weather event
Clean up efforts underway after 'freak high winds' caused havoc on Cork city street
The road remains closed to motorists but is expected to reopen soon.
# High Tide
Cork and Waterford councils issue flood warning due to high tides and heavy rain
Met Éireann has also issued a Status Yellow rain warning for Kerry until 8pm today and warned that the area will be ‘wet and windy with localised flooding’.
# Belgooly
Woman hospitalised with serious injuries following collision in Co Cork
The incident happened on the R600 at Coolcarron, Belgooly at around 5.30pm yesterday.
# Youghal
Gardaí renew appeal for information on sixth anniversary of Tina Satchwell's disappearance
She was last seen at her home in Youghal, Co Cork on 20 March 2017.
# wee county big win
Louth end 66-year losing streak to Cork as Mickey Harte's side continue promotion push
The Wee county came from behind to beat Cork for the first time since the 1957 All-Ireland final.
This month
March 2023
# Courts
Murder victim Frankie Dunne had head and arms removed after his death, trial hears
The body of the 64 year old was found under a tree on the grounds of Castlegreine House on Boreenmanna Road in Cork city in December 2019.
# emmett place
Planning permission granted for redevelopment of Cork's Crawford Art Gallery
The project will include a new entrance onto Emmett Place, new exhibition spaces and a Learn and Explore facility.
# Cork
Cork murder trial hears how man searching for cat discovered dismembered body of victim
Cosmin Nicholescu, with an address in Romania, is charged with the murder of Francis Dunne on a date unknown between December 27 and December 28 2019.
# Mercy University Hospital
Cork hospital advises patients to avoid ED due to Covid-19 and winter vomiting bug surge
Mercy University Hospital advised that ‘patients are and will continue to experience delays’.
# Fermoy
'I thought I was going to die': Woman speaks of moment she was sexually assaulted in park
The woman was attacked in St Colman’s Park in Fermoy.
# Rebels
Late Cork comeback delivers victory at home against Wexford
Pat Ryan’s side have now bagged a place in the league semi-finals.
# Rewind
'Incredible hurling matches' - 30 years on from Cork Wexford league final trilogy
The counties meet today in Páirc Uí Chaoimh, three decades ago they clashed in the league final.
# Camogie
Cork go top of the division, Kilkenny defeat Dublin and Galway hold off Clare
Matthew Twomey’s side was pushed to the wire by Tipperary at The Ragg.
# Los Angeles
Family pays tribute to Cork native Bishop David O'Connell as funeral takes place in LA
Bishop David O’Connell was fatally shot on 18 February in the bedroom of his Los Angeles home.
# Cork
Woman (68) jailed for shouting that Ukrainians were 'rapists and criminals' at refugee hotel
Margaret Buttimer appeared in court yesterday.
# Midelton
Pedestrian in his 60s killed following collision in Cork
The collision happened at around 9.15pm last night.
Last month
February 2023
# Rout
Rampant Cork inflict triple-scores defeat on Limerick
Rebels lay down marker for potential Munster semi-final clash.
# Lidl NFL Division 1
Dominant Cork able to make 14 substitutions against Donegal
Coppinger and Leahy hit two goals each for Rebels.
# Teamsheets
Cork and Tipperary ring changes before weekend hurling league ties
Cork host Westmeath on Sunday, while Tipperary travel to face Dublin on Saturday night.
# Los Angeles
Man charged with murder over shooting of Irish bishop David O’Connell in Los Angeles
Auxiliary Bishop David O’Connell was shot dead in the bedroom of his home in Hacienda Heights, Los Angeles County.
# Comment
Jack is back to boost Dublin, defeat for Cork but display a cause for hope
Dublin won out 0-18 to 2-10 yesterday in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
# Treatment Table
Hamstring injury setbacks for key Donegal and Cork forwards
Both Patrick McBrearty and Cathail O’Mahony have been hit with injury blows.
# Reaction
Cork boss Cleary - 'Soft cards and soft sending offs, that was it today'
Cork midfielder Ian Maguire and Dublin defender Lee Gannon were both sent-off in the Páirc Uí Chaoimh clash.
# Away Day Blues
McCaffrey returns as Dublin hold off fightback to win against Hurley-inspired Cork
10,232 watched on in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
# Shooting
Tributes paid to Irish auxiliary bishop shot dead in Los Angeles yesterday
The 69-year-old Cork man was remembered by colleagues as a ‘peacemaker’ and had served the LA community for 45 years.
# Douglas Rochestown
Primary school pupils made to 'illegally cross three lanes of traffic' to get to Cork school
‘You cannot drive, cycle or walk this route either safely or illegally,’ said one parent.
# Hot Water
German-registered fishing ship detained in Cork for breaches in Irish waters
The Master of the vessel was charged with 25 fishing offences.
# rental crisis
New rents 13.7% higher on average as availability hits 'all time low'
If the winter eviction ban expires in March as planned, homelessness levels are expected to rise.
# Southwest
Parents criticise 'contradictory' HSE denials over disability equipment funding
The controversy centres around the HSE’s €6-7 million annual budget for vital equipment for children and adults with disabilities.
Parents and TDs have called for more transparency in how the multi-million euro fund for disability equipment is handled.
Families in Cork and Kerry were finding their appeals for specialised equipment for their children rejected by the HSE, with a lack of funds cited as the reason.
They were repeatedly told that no data was kept on equipment funding, only to learn in recent days that the figures have existed for some time.
# Missing
Gardaí appeal for information on the disappearance of Frank McCarthy 30 years on
Frank was last seen by his mother on 12 February, 1993, when he was 23.
# Mayfield
Woman (60s) dies in house fire in Cork city
The incident happened in Barnavara Cresent, Mayfield in the early hours of the morning.
# IT breach
MTU Cork confirms hackers have encrypted university data and demanded a ransom
The university said it is planning for a “phased and managed return” to teaching and learning from Monday.
The university suffered the cyber attack over the weekend.
# IT breach
MTU Cork campuses to close for two days due to 'significant IT breach'
All of the university’s Cork campuses will be closed on 7 and 8 February.
# Rebel Roar
Cork stun Kildare as Cleary's men run out 13-point winners in Newbridge
The Rebels bounced back from last week’s defeat to Meath in impressive fashion.
# Ladies Football
Star forward hits 2-2 as Waterford seal first win of league campaign against Mayo
Lauren McGregor shone as a late free from Kellyann Hogan secured victory for the Déise.
# Opening Night
Shane Kingston the hero as Cork come from behind to beat Limerick
Kingston’s late point earned Cork a one-point win in a thrilling contest.
January 2023
# Courts
Man pleads guilty to sexual assault of eight-year-old girl
The man pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting the girl at an address in Cork on a date between 1 and 7 November 2003.