Ann Doherty

86 results

Billa O’Connell being given the Freedom of the City of Cork in 2013. The entertainer has died at the age of 91. Photograph via Olivia Kelleher

Veteran Cork entertainer Billa O’Connell was on Saturday remembered as a man who brought joy to thousands throughout his long career treading the boar(...)

The 6000-seat venue will be built on the site of the former Beamish and Crawford brewery in Cork city centre. File photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

The Government remains fully committed to the €80 million Cork Event Centre and is confident that the 6,000 seat centre will become a reality for the (...)

Cork City Council chief executive Ann Doherty; Director of Strategic Economic Development, Fearghal Reidy; Senior Planner, Kevin O’Connor and Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr Colm Kelleher were joined at the launch of the development plan at Fitzgerald Park, Cork,  by (front) young rappers and hip hop enthusiasts from the Kabin Studio in Hollyhill, Cork City and the Migrant Centre at Nano Nagle Place, Sophie McCarthy, Cara Cullen, Fionnuala O’Connell, Jamie Forde  and Ugonna Duru. Photograph: Alison Miles/OSM Photo

A draft Cork City Development Plan aims to build 20,000 homes and create 31,000 jobs by 2028. This is the first development plan since Cork city had (...)

Illustration of the plan at Proby’s Quay

Cork City Council has unveiled plans for the first phase of a €46 million public realm project which will see one of the most historic parts of the ci(...)

Ann Doherty says while Covid-19 meant  many firms now happy to allow their employees work remotely she fully expected companies to still require large offices that give them a physical presence in a city or a country. Photograph: iStock

Work practices may have changed due to Covid-19 with more people than ever working from home but multi-nationals and other large companies will still (...)

Pedestrianised Princes Street in Cork where traders have ‘sourced a demountable solution’. File photograph: Clare Keogh

Cork could become a prototype for other Irish cities by offering open-air dining when Covid-19 numbers fall and it is deemed safe for restaurants to r(...)

The 140-metre tower was designed by international architecture firm Gensler and the lead architect on the project was Marco Gamini. Image: Tower Holdings

Cork administrative and business leaders have welcomed the decision by An Bord Pleanála to grant planning permission for a €150 million development in(...)

The 13,000sq m event centre on the site of former Beamish & Crawford brewery on South Main Street now has full planning permission.

The long-awaited €80 million Cork Event Centre will become a reality as developer BAM and operator Live Nation remain committed to the project five ye(...)

An Taoiseach Micheál Martin with Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Joe Kavanagh and Ann Doherty, chief executive of Cork City Council at the announcement of a significant Government investment in Cork City Docklands and the Grand Parade Quarter. Photograph: Darragh Kane

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has announced more than €405 million in regeneration funding that he said would be a “game changer” for Cork city and county.(...)

The developments will include among other amenities, homes, schools and medical and social services, according to Cork City Council. File photograph: The Irish Times

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has hailed the establishment of a new office to oversee the development of the Cork docklands. Mr Martin said the move is a (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »