The HSE is urging the public to be vigilant in light of reports of a telephone/text scam from criminals claiming to be HSE contact tracing and testing staff. The fraudulent calls and text messages claim that the person has been identified as a close contact of someone who has Covid-19 […]

Established under Cork County Council’s Project ACT initiative to support communities, businesses and industry as they look to recover from the impact of COVID-19, significant moves have been made to enhance Skibbereen as a safe, vibrant and welcoming town for residents and visitors alike, less than two months since Skibbereen’s […]

Cork South West Deputy Christopher O’Sullivan says an “ingenious” Kinsale-based Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) creation and repair initiative should be run on a national scale.  Cork South West Deputy Christopher O’Sullivan said out-of-use factories should be retrofitted to make way for 3D printing equipment and used for the creation and repair of PPE.  Deputy O’Sullivan was encouraged by an initiative of Kinsale Community College, in which two students organized to have PPE for hospital staff printed […]