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Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

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Gardaí renew appeal for witnesses to fatal collision in Cork after man released without charge
A pedestrian in his 40s was struck by a car early on Saturday morning.
# left waiting
Teenager left waiting more than an hour for ambulance despite being next to dispatch centre
‘We could do absolutely nothing for him’.
# direct provision protest
'The frustration has been building up over years'
Residents behind the protest at a Direct Provision Centre in Cork have spoken out.
# Vita Cortex
Vita Cortex workers "thrilled" as they prepare to depart plant tomorrow
Former workers at the foam manufacturing plant in Cork will end their 160-day long sit-in tomorrow at 3pm after they have all received their redundancy payments.
# Vita Cortex
'None of us thought we'd be there this long' - Vita Cortex workers celebrate
Former workers at the foam manufacturer will remain at the plant in Cork until the money is paid into their accounts but have hailed the resolution to the dispute.
Voices
Column: 'We have a lot to lose if we fail' - 100 days of the Vita Cortex sit-in
It’s exactly a hundred days since the former Vita Cortex workers began their sit-in at the Cork plant. Their support campaign’s co-ordinator explains why their protest will continue…
# Vita Cortex
Vita Cortex workers set for talks at Labour Relations Commission
Representatives of the 32 staff – whose sit-in enters its 90th day today – will attend talks at the LRC beginning today.
# Vita Cortex
Talks to begin with Vita Cortex workers
The protesting workers are headed for the Labour Relations Commission next week – but they said management will not be attending.
# Solidarity
Noam Chomsky backs Vita Cortex workers
The renowned scholar and political activist has shown his support for the workers in their fifth week of a sit-in at their former employers in Cork.
# Vita Cortex
Vita Cortex sit-in enters its tenth day - with no end in sight
A SIPTU delegation visited the 32 workers today, who are fighting to get redundancy payments from the company.