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RedFM News Extra

12th August 2022

What you need to know this Friday:

In News- Calls for mortgage terms to be extended for up to 50 years and there’s a number of traffic arrangements in place for Westlife’s gig in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.

In Sport- Cork City prepare for back to back Munster derbies at Turner’s Cross and Davy Fitzgerald is the new Waterford Hurling manager.


RedFM News Extra

11th August 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News- A nationwide Status Yellow High Temperature Warning will be in effect from tomorrow and the ASTI insists it’s entering pay talks in good faith, despite preparing a ballot for strike action over pay.

In Sport- Paul O’ Donavan and Fintan McCarthy have won their European Championship heat in Munich and the Irish Cricket team are looking to build on their win over Afghanistan.


RedFM News Extra

10th August 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- The Government has completely lost control of the rental market, according to Cork TD Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire and Ireland continues to have one of the highest mortgage rates in the eurozone.

In Sport- Cork City boss Colin Healy says he’s not looking any further than Friday nights clash with Treaty United and the World Cup is set to start a day earlier than originally planned.


RedFM News Extra

9th August 2022

What you need to know this Tuesday lunchtime:

In News- Irish Water are monitoring levels ahead of the hot weather and the Central Bank is calling on the department of finance to regulate ATM operators.

In Sport- Shamrock Rovers boss Stephen Bradley says they won’t be going out just to defend their lead tonight and the Ireland Cricket team are looking to get their first win of the summer on the board.


RedFM News Extra

8th August 2022

What you need to know this Monday lunchtime:

In News- The number of people on the Live Register fell slightly last month compared to June and Gardai are continuing to question a man in his 30’s in North Dublin as part of a murder investigation.

In Sport- Erik ten Hag on Manchester United’s 2-0 defeat to Brighton and Davy Fitzgerald’s time with the Cork Senior Camogie team has come to an end.


RedFM News Extra

5th August 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime:

In News- A post-mortem is due to be carried out on a brother and sister who drowned in the sea off the Kerry coast yesterday evening and Cork City’s Coroner is cycling from Galway to Cork to raise money for cancer research at CUH.

In Sport- Arsenal take on Crystal Palace in the Premier League and Cork City welcome Athlone Town to Turner’s Cross.


RedFM News Extra

4th August 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News- The Taoiseach says it would be extremely difficult for Fianna Fáil to enter a coalition with Sinn Féin and the unemployment rate for July was 4.2%, a slight drop on the revised rate for June of 4.3%.

In Sport- Chelsea have completed the signing of Carney Chukwuemeka and Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers are both in European action tonight.


RedFM News Extra

3rd August 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- 600 jobs have been announced for Cork and an inmate at Mountjoy Prison has died after being attacked at the jail last week.

In Sport- The countdown is on to Sunday’s All Ireland Camogie finals and Cork Senior Hurling boss Pat Ryan has confirmed his background team.


RedFM News Extra

29th July 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime :

In News- Farmers say new emissions targets will cause devastation in some rural communities and a man is due in court following an aggravated burglary in the city in March this year.

In Sport- Andy Farrell has signed a contract extension until 2025 and the first round of the FAI Cup gets underway tonight.


RedFM News Extra

28th July 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News- It’s set to be one of the busiest weekends of the year at Cork Airport and Efforts to agree a carbon emissions target for the agriculture sector will begin again today.

In Sport- The re-development of Dalymount park is to be pushed back to 2026 and day 4 of the Galway Races gets underway.


RedFM News Extra

27th July 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- The lack of specific placements for children in state care is being highlighted by a group who monitor Child Protection Orders in the courts and Efforts to agree emissions targets for the agriculture sector will begin again today.

In Sport- Donal O’Rourke is to join the Cork Senior Hurling background team and the IRFU are facing a case from former Irish players over claims they’ve suffered brain injuries.


RedFM News Extra

26th July 2022

What you need to know this Tuesday lunchtime:

In News – A man who is hoping to be the first Irish person to sail solo around the world non-stop has left Crosshaven for the start line in France and Drivers will be faced with increased fines for breaking the law in a move to cut the number of fatalities on the roads.

In Sport – Shamrock Rovers manager Stephen Bradley insists they can maintain their interest in the Champions League qualifiers and Colm O’Rourke is set to be ratified as Meath’s new Football Manager.


RedFM News Extra

25th July 2022

What you need to know this Monday lunchtime:

In News – The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says more need to be done to prevent assaults on frontline staff and a group of TDs and Senators say farmers are being unfairly blamed for the majority of the country’s carbon emissions.

In Sport- Kerry have won Sam Maguire and Troy Parrott looks set to join Preston on loan.


RedFM News Extra

22nd July 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime:

In News- A Cork Green Party Councillor says people need to think of the long-term positives of the Bus Connects project rather than focusing on the short-term negatives.

In Sport- Cork City are away to Wexford and the Bon Secours Premier Senior Football Championship gets underway this evening.


RedFM News Extra

21st July 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News- The European Central Bank are set to hike interest rates in a move to tackle spiralling inflation and the cost of car ownership has risen sharply in the past two years according to new research by DoneDeal.

In Sport- Padraig Harrington says that Henrik Stenson’s departure from the Ryder Cup won’t affect the competition and Sligo Rovers and St Pat’s are in both European action tonight


RedFM News Extra

20th July 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- The Government is preparing for a very significant flu season according to Stephen Donnelly and Dunnes Stores workers have logged a pay claim demanding a 7.7 percent pay increase.

In Sport- Cork Camogie are planning for their All Ireland semi-final against Waterford without Ashling Thompson and the World Athletics Championships continue in Oregon.


RedFM News Extra

19th July 2022

What you need to know this Tuesday lunchtime:

In News – The owner of a busy store in Glounthaune says she has serious concerns about the layout of a cycle line in front of her business and the next Fianna Fáil leader needs to come from Dublin according to a former party TD.

In Sport- Cork are preparing for their All Ireland camogie semi-final next Sunday against Waterford and Shamrock Rovers Champions League qualifying campaign continues tonight.


RedFM News Extra

18th July 2022

What you need to know this Monday lunchtime:

In News- Gardai are continuing to appeal for witnesses after a 14 year old boy was stabbed in the City and a Fianna Fáil TD says he doesn’t believe Micheál Martin will lead the party into the next general election.

In Sport- Limerick are celebrating their fourth All Ireland Senior Hurling title in five years and Andy Farrell says there’s a confidence in the Ireland squad that they can beat all-comers.


RedFM News Extra

15th July 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime:

In News- Ireland could be set for recording breaking temperatures this weekend as Met Eireann issues a status yellow warning and Gardai have seized drugs, cash and an imitation gun on a raid in a house in the City.

In Sport- A big game for Cork City as they face Galway United in a top of the table clash in Turner’s Cross and St Pat’s host Dundalk in the Premier Division.


RedFM News Extra

14th July 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News – Inflation is at it’s highest in 38 years according to figures from the Central Statistics Office and Gormanstown Army Camp is to open on Monday to house Ukrainian Refugees.

In Sport- The Latest from the 150th Golf Open Championship and Colm Bonnar has been relieved from his duties as Tipperary Hurling Manager.


RedFM News Extra

13th July 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- The government has said a proposed bill to cap rents would be unconstitutional and a Man and Woman arrested in connection with the murder of Lisa Thompson have been released without charge.

In Sport- Cork City are preparing for their top of the table clash with Galway United and the Cork under 16 Ladies Footballers are in All Ireland final action against Dublin.


RedFM News Extra

12th July 2022

What you need to know this Tuesday lunchtime:

In News- Green Party leader Eamon Ryan says now is not the right time for a general election and the defence minister says increasing military spending is necessary.

In Sport- Ireland have defeated the Maori All Blacks and Nathan Collins is set to become the most expensive Irish Footballer of all time.


RedFM News Extra

11th July 2022

What you need to know this Monday lunchtime:

In News – The government is to table a notion of confidence in itself tomorrow and people who work from home are in danger of suffering from burn out.

In Sport- Cork’s Ladies Football Manager says he is bitterly disappointed with his team’s exit and Paul Pogba has completed his return to Juventus.


RedFM News Extra

8th July 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime:

In News- A Cork mother has spoken of the difficulties facing carers, Julie Anne Cunneen from Upper Glanmire says it is a constant struggle to secure supports for her and her son Liam.

In Sport- Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini have been acquitted of corruption and Cobh Ramblers take on Galway United.


RedFM News Extra

7th July 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News- Boris Johnson is the set down as British Prime Minister and households are line for the biggest drop in living standards in over a decade.

In Sport- Pat Ryan says the talent is there for the Rebels to be competing at the highest level and it’s Women’s semi-finals day at Wimbledon.


RedFM News Extra

6th July 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- Back to school measures announced yesterday is not the end result according to the education minister and plans to covert the former St Kevin’s Hospital into housing have been put on hold.

In Sport- Diarmuid O’Sullivan says the Cork management team have given everything over the past 3 years and the Women’s European Championships are getting underway this evening.


RedFM News Extra

5th July 2022

What you need to know this Tuesday lunchtime:

In News- A Cork based fishing organisation says coastal communities will face “unfathomable” consequences if boats are forced to tie up due to increasing costs and Charlie Bird is to receive the freedom of Wicklow.

In Sport- Cork City sports takes place at MTU stadium this evening and Mauricio Pochettino is to leave Paris Saint Germain.


Red FM News Extra

4th July 2022

What you need to know this Monday lunchtime:

In News- There is a growing expectation the Budget will be brought forward to September, with a significant social welfare package on the cards and University College Cork and UPMC have announced a partnership to improve outcomes for patients.

In Sport- Is believed that Christian Eriksen has agreed to join Manchester United the Pro-Am gets underway at Adare Manor.


Red FM News Extra

24th June 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime:

In News- Incentives need to be introduced into the rental market in order to retain small landlords and fire crews dealt with a number incidents last night on bonfire night.

In Sport- Cork face Dublin in the All Ireland Football quarter final and Cork City host Cobh Ramblers at Turner’s Cross.


Red FM News Extra

23rd June 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News- The population of Cork City and county is up 7.1 percent and AIB and EBS have been hit with a fine of 96.7 million euro fine.

In Sport- Cork City boss Colin Healy says he wont take anything for granted against Cork City tomorrow night and the Women’s PGA championship starts today.


Red FM News Extra

22nd June 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- Growing calls for the government to refocus aviation policy on Cork Airport and Cork taxi drivers would prefer to keep their fares down to compete with other forms of public transport.

In Sport- Sadio Mané has left Liverpool to join Munich and players who have joined the Live golf series will be allowed to complete at next month’s open championship.


Red FM News Extra

21st June 2022

What you need to know this Tuesday lunchtime:

In News- A couple in their 70s may have been dead for a year before being discovered yesterday afternoon in Co Tipperary and a senior Garda has rejected suggestions that people are afraid to visit Cork.

In Sport- Cork Ladies Football boss says they’ll need to improve ahead of their clash with Waterford and Carberry and Muskerry go head to head in the Premier Senior Hurling Championship.


Red FM News Extra

20th June 2022

What you need to know this Monday lunchtime:

In News- Cork is set to get another 24 hour bus service and the Taoiseach says it’s still possible to strike a new pay deal for public sector workers.

In Sport- Bríd Stack will return to Australia for another AFLW season and Rory McIlroy is up to 2nd in the latest Golf world rankings.


Red FM News Extra

17th June 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime:

In News- 1,000 calls were received last year by the Cork based Tabor Group addiction treatment centre seeking support from people and loved ones living with addiction and 300 new jobs are to be created in Cork over the next 12 months.

In Sport- Galway United face Bray in the first division this evening and in the Red FM Hurling League division 1 Blackrock face Douglas at 7.30


RedFM News Extra

16th June 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime:

In News- Protests as Micheál Martin arrived at the City Hall and Ryanair says it doesn’t expect any ciaos for passengers despite strike action amongst it’s staff.

In Sport- Stephanie Roche says she is delighted to be back on the Republic of Ireland squad and in the Premier League Manchester City are away to West Ham.


Red FM News Extra

15th June 2022

What you need to know this Wednesday lunchtime:

In News- A popular podcaster and member of the LGBTI plus community says he is often scared for his and his friend’s safety and Leo Varadkar has said some of the President’s comments about housing in Ireland are true.

In Sport- The Republic of Ireland women’s squad have been named for their upcoming game against Georgia and Christian Eriksen has been linked with a move to Manchester United.


Red FM News Extra

14th June 2022

What you need to know this Tuesday lunchtime:

In News- Plans to give electricity costumers money back on their bills is to be discussed in cabinet today and the home remains the most dangerous place for women in Irish society.

In Sport- Vincent Kompany is set to manager Burnley and Michael Obafemi is ruled out of Ireland’s clash with Ukraine.


Red FM News Extra

13th June 2022

What you need to know this Monday lunchtime:

In News- A cost of living protest is planned for Cork City on Saturday and the foreign affairs minister says the UK government plan to remove and alter the Northern Ireland protocol is deeply damaging.

In Sport- Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Erling Haaland and the Cork Senior Footballers will face Dublin in the All-Ireland quarter final.


Red FM News Extra

10th June 2022

What you need to know this Friday lunchtime:

In News- The families whose babies’ organs were sent to Belgium with clinical waste by Cork University Maternity Hospital are staging a protest outside the hospital tomorrow and Saint Vincent De Paul say people who have never sought help in the past are now relying heavily on the charity.

In Sport- Cobh Ramblers are away to Cobh Town and Munster have reviled a full list of players who will be departing the province this month.


Red FM News Extra

9th June 2022

What you need to know this Thursday lunchtime

In News- Mary Crilly is set to receive the freedom of the City in a ceremony in Cork today and home owners on students carrying out state exams are being urged to pace themselves as pressure is set to increase.

In Sport- The Live Golf series gets underway in Hertfordshire today and Liverpool are to part ways with striker Divock Origi at the end of the month.