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Wednesday 29 November 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Ballincollig

This month
November 2023
Cork hotel ordered to pay €11,000 to Traveller family after it cancelled Confirmation booking
The Workplace Relations Commission found that the family felt ‘humiliated’ after they were ‘ushered out’ of the hotel.
This year
Arson attack at building earmarked to house Ukrainian refugees condemned as 'attack on community'
The former Gaelscoil Uí Ríordáin building in Ballincollig was criminally damaged by fire in the early hours of the morning.
Firefighters in Cork start industrial action claiming 'staff shortages' are posing safety risks
Firefighters say intent to continue to stage protests and also to escalate their industrial action if necessary.
Last year
Man (60s) and woman (30s) suffer serious injuries in Cork assault
The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.
17-year-old missing from Cork found safe and well
The teenager had been missing since Saturday afternoon.
Two men charged in Cork after gardaí seize €157,000 of suspected cocaine
They are due to appear before Cork City District Court tomorrow morning.
Man arrested after €260,000 worth of cannabis found in Co Cork
Gardaí carried out two searches yesterday evening.
All time
Gardaí investigating after 20-year-old man stabbed in Ballincollig last night
The man has since been taken to Cork University Hospital for treatment.
Man charged after gardaí seize €100,000 in cash from car stopped at checkpoint
The man was stopped at a checkpoint at Ovens on the N22.
Connolly hits 3-3 as Nemo reach Cork semi-finals and Quinlivan goal inspires Clonmel to Tipp title
The Cork champions will face Duhallow in the semi-final as the Commercials celebrate in Tipperary.
Man who drowned in the River Lee named locally as Bernard Geasley
The 38-year-old was fishing with friends near Ballincollig when he got into difficulty in the water.
Strong start for St Finbarr's and Nemo Rangers as Cork senior football action returns
St Finbarr’s and Nemo Rangers both claimed victories in their championship openers tonight.
Two arrested after €55,000 worth of cocaine seized in Cork city
It followed the detection of a drug transaction in the Ballincollig area yesterday evening.
'Significant arrests' in investigation into machete murder of Polish father-of-two in Cork
A “comprehensive file” is to be sent to the DPP.
Woman arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig
The Cork resident was brutally assaulted on 10 June 2018.
Fourth man arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig
The Cork resident was brutally assaulted on 10 June 2018.
Three men arrested in Cork in relation to machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk
Landscape gardener Mikolaj Wilk was subjected to a gruesome attack in his Cork home last June.
Appeal for witnesses after teenage girl seriously injured in Cork road collision
The collision happened at 7.45pm yesterday evening at Main Street, Ballincollig.
Machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Cork 'very much active' as trail brings gardaí to Eastern Europe
Mikolaj Wilk was hacked to death with a machete in June of this year.
Garda treating discovery of body in burning car as a personal tragedy
The alarm was raised at around 6.15pm yesterday evening.
Gardaí renew appeal for information about machete killing of Mikolaj Wilk
An inquest into his death was adjourned today.
'I'd say there won't be a dry eye in there from the people that knew him'
Gerardene McNamara of Cork’s Ballincollig soccer club and Eire Óg’s Vincent Fahy talk to The42 about their memories of Liam Miller.
Ireland has its first 'bee-friendly' roundabout
More than half of the country’s bee species have experienced substantial declines since the 1980s.
Clashes of recent champions the standout ties in draws for Cork senior club knockout stages
The third round draws were made last night on Leeside.
Gardaí still struggling to figure out motive for machete killing of Mikolaj Wilk
Father-of-two Mikolaj Wilk was murdered in Ballincollig, Co Cork earlier this month.
Gardaí investigating murder of Mikolaj Wilk ask driver to come forward
The father of two was brutally murdered in his home in a rural part of Ballincollig, Co Cork last weekend.
Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder
Gardaí are looking to speak to taxi drivers operating in the local area on the night of Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk’s murder.
Gardaí probe at least four different potential motives after machete murder of man in Cork
Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk (35) was killed in his home in Ballincollig, Cork.
Gun recovered in burnt out car close to where Polish man died following attack in Cork home
Gardaí have repeated their appeal for witnesses or for drivers in the area who may have dashcam footage.
Murder probe after Polish national dies after early morning attack in his home
Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk was seriously injured when a group of men entered his home in Cork and attacked him and his partner.
'Like climbing Everest': How a century's worth of stories from this Cork community made it online
Local historian Anne Donaldson spent years painstakingly transcribing the records from the Ballincollig garrison chapel.
Cyclist dies in collision with a 4x4 in Cork
The incident happened this afternoon on the Ballincollig bypass in Cork.
Raw sewage is being pumped out in 43 areas across the country, says EPA
Waste water discharges contributed to poor quality water at six popular beaches.
Tipp, Donegal, Cork, Kerry and Galway showdowns part of 21 county senior finals this weekend
It’s an action-packed weekend of club GAA action.
Ballincollig and Carbery Rangers set up Cork final repeat as champs Nemo bow out
It’s a repeat of the 2014 football decider on Leeside.
Cork senior football semi-final line-up complete as Ballincollig see off Castlehaven
The 2014 winners have earned themselves a date with current champions Nemo Rangers.
Man in his 20s dies after swimming in Cork park
He was found face down in the water last night.
Young man in his early 20s dies in two-car crash in Cork
Six others were taken to hospital after the collision.
Cork's match winner against Kerry had extra reason to celebrate after 2015 disappointment
Cian Dorgan kicked the winning point twelve months after setback against Tipperary.
Nemo and Carbery Rangers in impressive form as they reach Cork Championship semi-final
Castlehaven also move in to the final four and are searching for their third senior county championship in four years.