The first ever Cycle for Hope takes place this September in a bid to raise money for Kolkata’s children

Butler Chocolates have come up with this exciting fundraising event. The Hope Foundation is an organisation that’s incredibly close to the heart of Ireland’s favourite family-owned luxury chocolatiers – Butlers Chocolates. Chairman of Butlers, Mairead Sorensen has worked closely with the charity for the last 18 years as a board member, donor and fundraiser. Visiting…

Cork city centre ‘Parklet’ officially opens today offering a sense of tranquility to urban dwellers

The Parklet is the ultimate city centre ‘chillzone’. The Peoples’ Parklet on Douglas St will officially be opened this afternoon, Wednesday, July 24. The project was brought to life following a funding application by the Cork Transport and Mobility Forum (CTMF)  to Cork City Council’s City Centre Placemaking Fund. According to CTMF, the People’s Parklet…

New communications agency launches

Introducing Maxxiuum.ie A new communications agency has been established by two well known Cork business people with a focus on changing how businesses communicate their message to the media and to their audiences and a new focus on creating signature events for businesses. The new agency will be called Maxxiuum (www.maxxiuum.ie) and is headed by…

Gum litter campaign launched in Cork

Gum litter campaign launched in Cork – Cllr. Pat Hayes, deputising for the Mayor of the County of Cork, officially launched the Gum Litter Taskforce’s gum litter education campaign in Mallow. Representatives from Mallow TidyTowns and Cork County Council’s Environmental Directorate were also in attendance along with Gum LItter Taskforce Ambassadors. Campaign seeks to positively…