Waves  coming over the pier in Howth on Sunday. Photograph: Howth Coast Guard

There was surface water flooding in many of the low-lying areas of Cork city centre adjacent to the River Lee on Sunday morning after high tides, heav(...)

Home to a slew of musicians including Foster & Allan, Niall Horan and Bressie its best-known resident remains show band legend Joe Dolan

Mullingar is an old-fashioned spot that has held on to its market town atmosphere. While home to a slew of musicians including Foster & Allan, Nia(...)

2-3 Princes Street: guiding at more than €500,000 through DTZ Sherry FitzGerald

A prime retail investment in the heart of Cork city centre is guiding at more than €500,000 through DTZ Sherry FitzGerald. The investment, at 2-3 Pri(...)

Bus shelter almost submerged in floodwater in Mallow, Co Cork.  Photograph: David Morrissey

Civil Defence volunteers have been dispatched to help residents in a Midleton housing estate in east Cork after a local river burst its banks and trap(...)

Bandon town centre, Wednesday, December 30th, 2015. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Traders and townspeople in Bandon in West Cork were on Wednesday night counting the cost of a second major flood inside a month as they and people acr(...)

The OPW withdrew the original tender documents after a contractor threatened High Court action in 2014 but Mr Harris defended the OPW’s handling of the situation, saying he believed that the OPW had made the right judgement call on the issue.

Traders in Bandon in West Cork are threatening to withhold over €1 million in commercial rates from the local authority next year if work on a €10 mil(...)

Flooding in Bandon as a result of Storm Desmond. Photograph: Denis Boyl

Public procurement procedures for major infrastructural works such as flood relief schemes need to be made more robust and less exposed to legal chall(...)

 Red flood alert was issued in Bandon Co Cork over the weekend. Photograph: Denis Boyle

Business people in Bandon on Sunday spoke of their anger and frustration over the delay in starting work on a flood relief scheme for the town as they(...)

Oliver Plunkett Street in Cork city

Cork has fought off the challenge of London and Liverpool to see its second street, Oliver Plunkett Street win a major award for the best street in th(...)

Melody Teixeira and Jamal Houmane of Casablanca Barbers. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

Oliver Plunkett Street in Cork, which celebrates its 300th anniversary this year, would appear to be the best street in Ireland. It’s certainly the(...)