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# Cork

29th January 2023
# Royal Rising
Meath fire home three goals to claim opening league win over Cork
Shane Walsh was top scorer for the winners with 1-7.
Last week
22nd January 2023 - 28th January 2023
Toddler who died in choking incident in Skibbereen is laid to rest
Joshua Odonkor passed away on Wednesday evening.
# Cork
Pensioner who died after alleged assault at Cork hospital ‘meant world to family’, funeral told
Healy was killed in an attack at the hospital shortly after 5.30am on Sunday.
# enable ireland
Charity apologises for 'Nanny 911' advice to Cork parents of girl with intellectual disability
The family parted ways with the non-profit last year amid the fallout from the incident.
# Cork
Man (30) charged with murder of 89-year-old Mercy University Hospital patient Matthew Healy
Dylan Magee appeared in Cork District Court today, where he was remanded to Cork Prison.
# Mercy University Hospital
Man due in court over fatal attack of 89-year-old man in Cork hospital
Matthew Healy was killed in an attack at the hospital shortly after 5.30am yesterday.
# Cork
Tributes paid to 89-year-old man killed in Cork hospital attack
A man in his 30s was arrested by Gardaí yesterday.
# Mercy University Hospital Cork
Elderly patient who died after assault at Cork hospital is named
Gardaí are continuing to question a man in his 30s in relation to the incident.
# mother-and-baby homes
Planning application denied for apartments on former Bessborough Mother and Baby Home site
Cork City Council admitted in June that it was unable to find the burial place of twin babies who apparently died in Bessborough.
# fightback
Late goals from Hayes and O'Connor fire Cork to Munster Hurling League title
Tipperary let eight-point lead slip.
This month
January 2023
# overcrowding crisis
Protests take place against overcrowding at 17 hospitals
Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Limerick to protest the high levels of overcrowding at UHL.
# Land down under
Cork player Mark Keane returning to Australia to resume AFL career
Keane won an All-Ireland junior club hurling medal last weekend in Croke Park.
# identified
Dental records identify man whose body lay in Cork house for over 20 years
Tim O’Sullivan was discovered last Friday.
# Cork
Young man taken to hospital with stab wounds after incident in Carrigaline
Gardaí have arrested one person in connection with the incident.
# pointing the way
Hayes lands winning point as Cork see off Limerick in Munster league clash
John Kiely’s side were back in action for the first time in 2023.
# Cork
Body found in Mallow may have been inside boarded-up house for 'some time'
The premises is a house that is believed to have been boarded up for several years.
# canon o'brien cup
Funds for Dillon Quirke charity to be raised in Cork hurling pre-season game
Cork play UCC tomorrow night in the Canon O’Brien Cup.
# virgin orbit
Ships urged to stay out of area off Cork and Kerry coast tonight due to possible rocket debris
Several satellites are set to be blasted into space from Cornwall at 10pm.
# drugs tax
Cork dissident republican group fundraising through extortion racket on organised crime
The Real IRA, The Journal has learned, has established an extortion racket to force criminals to pay for protection.
# Carrigaline
Man (29) left in critical condition following alleged assault dies in hospital
Two teenagers have been charged in connection with the incident.
# Collision
Man (50s) dies after car collides with stationary vehicles in Cork City
The incident happened on the Wellington Road at approximately 3:25pm.
# too strong
Cork hit 2-30 as they claim opening Munster hurling league win over Kerry
Pat Ryan saw his team begin their Group B pre-season campaign with a win.
# Rebels
New Cork hurling boss Pat Ryan selects side to face Kerry in first game in charge
Cork travel to Tralee tomorrow night.
# Cork
Man appears in court charged with the murder of Bruna Fonseca
Her body was discovered in an apartment in Cork city on New Year’s Day.
# Cork
Arrest made after man almost bled to death when he sustained slash wound in Cork
The injured man was rushed by ambulance to Cork University Hospital where he underwent emergency surgery.
# Carrigaline
Teenager charged over serious assault in Co Cork appears before court
The victim in the case remains in hospital and underwent emergency surgery following the incident.
Last month
December 2022
# winter viruses
Mercy University Hospital introduces visiting restrictions due to surge in flu cases
The hospital is asking patients with less urgent needs to seek treatment elsewhere.
# Mahon
Man (40s) dies after being found unconscious in Cork
The man, aged in his 40s, received treatment at the scene before being rushed to University Hospital Cork.
# Cork
Man appears in court charged over serious assault which left another man in critical condition
The attack occurred shortly before 6pm on Wednesday in Carrigaline, Co Cork.
# Cork
Man in late teens arrested in connection with serious assault in Carrigaline
A man in his 20s is in a critical condition in hospital.
# Shipwrecked
Ravaged farmland and nightime scavengers: Locals at breaking point over impact of MV Alta
Locals told The Journal their lives had been changed for the worse by the presence of the ship.
90-year-old man dies in Cork house fire
The body of the pensioner, who lived alone, was recovered from the semi-detached home in Carrigaline.
# Gemma O'Connor
'This is a sweet victory. After everything we went through . . . now we're back'
Gemma O’Connor recalls Cork’s 2017 camogie triumph in this extract from her autobiography ‘Why Not A Warrior’.
# Damien Cahalane
‘Patrick Horgan will play hurling for Cork as long as he wants to play hurling for Cork’
As Cork embark on another campaign to end their All-Ireland drought, Damien Cahalane says he wouldn’t swap his three Munster medals for anything.
# Setback
Knee injury set to rule Coleman out of Cork senior hurling plans for 2023
The 2017 All-Star is set to be sidelined.
# Croker Calling
Mayo, Cork and Sligo clubs book All-Ireland club hurling final places
Tooreen, Ballygiblin and Easkey all won in today’s semi-finals.
# R619
Man (40s) dies in single-vehicle crash in Co Cork
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to the collision to come forward.
# Cork
Service to be held for injured Trooper Shane Kearney in native Killeagh this evening
The injured Trooper’s community is coming together as it offers messages of hope for his recovery as he remains in critical condition.
# ballingeary
File to be sent to DPP over death of woman knocked down after funeral in Cork
Gobnait Twomey (51) had been walking home from the afters of her uncle’s funeral when she was struck by a car.
# mary o'keeffe
'Emotionally manipulative' man sentenced to life for murder of Co Cork woman in her 70s
The incident happened at woodland in Doneraile, Co Cork in February last year.