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24th of Sep 2021
24th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News- Tributes paid to the remarkable skills of a pilot after he crash landed a plane in Wexford yesterday and students are to take part in climate change protests today. In Sport- The 43rd Ryder Cup has started and Simon Zebo is to make a return tomorrow night against the Sharks in Thomond Park.

23rd of Sep 2021
23rd September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – News- The temporary closure of Cork Airport has turned some people off international travel and new legislation could see harsher prison sentences for people convicted for stalking. In Sport- The opening ceremony of the Ryder Cup gets underway today and the latest updates in cross- channel soccer.

22nd of Sep 2021
22nd September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News – Significant progress has been made to secure the future of Cork Life Centre according to the Education Minister and Midleton CBS Primary School is to get a therapy dog. In Sport- Positives to be taken from the Girls In Green’s win over Australia and plans to expand Anfield to over 61000.

21st of Sep 2021
21st September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News – Cork Penny Dinners are seeing more people in need of help than ever before and the French could make another attempt to extradite Ian Bailey early next year. In Sport- The Republic of Ireland Women face Australia in a friendly at Tallaght and Steve Cooper is to take over as Nottingham Forest manager.

20th of Sep 2021
20th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News- The HSE says they have been left with no other option but to close Owenacurra mental health facility in east Cork and Gougane Barra Hotel has to close for 10 days due to a member of staff contracting covid. In Sport- The Irish Women’s Rugby team can still qualify for the World Cup and James Rodriguez is in talks with a club in Qatar about a possible move from Everton.

17th of Sep 2021
17th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News – Ed Sheeran is coming to Cork again as part of his new tour next year and Cork Culture Night gets under way this evening with a range of events in over 70 venues across the city. In Sport- Newcastle United host Leeds tonight and Micheál Donoghue could be in line to manage the Galway Hurlers again.

16th of Sep 2021
16th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News- The government has asked the organisers of the America’s Cup for another 6 months to carry out a cost benefit analysis and the lack of a South Doc service in Castletownbere could lead to a loss of life on the Beara Peninsula. In Sport- Chris Hughton has been sacked as Nottingham Forest manager and the Republic of Ireland are down 3 places to 50th in the latest FIFA world rankings.

15th of Sep 2021
15th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News- Ryanair is considering reopening its base at Cork Airport and residents near UCC have described the events of last weekend as some of the worst Anti-social behaviour they’ve ever experienced. In Sport- Liverpool welcome AC Milan to Anfield and Manchester United suffered their first defeat of the season last night.

14th of Sep 2021
14th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News- Residents living close to UCC are calling on the Gardaí and the college to use their powers to clamp down on anti-social behaviour in their area and reports that Garth Brooks is returning to Ireland. In Sport- TG4 have confirmed they will show 4 SSE Airtricity Women’s National League games live between now and the end of the season and the Champions League kicks off this evening.

13th of Sep 2021
13th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News- The public expenditure minister says a plan to tackle hospital overcrowding is to be launched in the coming weeks and the HSE says there are no immediate plans to scale back covid 19 testing. In Sport- Cork boss Paudie Murray says the Orla Cronin saga didn’t negatively effect his team yesterday and Ireland start their bid to reach the Women’s Rugby World Cup.

10th of Sep 2021
10th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News- Gardaí are appealing for information about an armed robbery in Ballinhassig and the Minister for Public Expenditure says people can look forward to next month’s budget with confidence. In Sport- Cork face Galway in the All- Ireland camogie final on Sunday and there’s senior hurling championship action tonight.

9th of Sep 2021
9th September 2021
What you need to know this lunchtime – In News – Concerns raised about the delivery of accommodation in Cork particular  in the Docklands area and the gambling industry needs to take more responsibility in preventing people form becoming addicted.   In Sport- Cork are to appeal a red card handed down to Orla Cronin and Shane Lowry‘s  Ryder cup team hopes. 

8th of Sep 2021
8th September 2021
In News – A Garda investigation is underway following a suspected double murder suicide in Co.Kerry and Ian Bailey claims the murderer of Sophie Toscan du Plantier died a long time ago. In Sport- 9 Cork players have been named in the Electric Ireland Minor Hurling Team of the Year and Republic of Ireland defender Shane Duffy is hopeful that their draw against Serbia will quieten some of their critics. On the Neil Prendeville show- Mick Mulcahy spoke to Jen Bowler from the band Sparkle about how the cut in PUP will affect musicians in Cork.

7th of Sep 2021
7th September 2021
In News- Simon Coveney is appearing before an Oireachtas committee today to discuss the failed appointment of Katherine Zappone as a UN special envoy and some students could miss out on their preferred college course this year because of grade inflation. In Sport- Ireland manager Stephen Kenny says he is confident his team are heading in the right direction ahead of their game against Serbia and Oisín Mullin looks to be available for selection for Mayo on Saturday. On the Neil Prendeville show- Mick Mulcahy spoke to Mary-Jane, a Fashion Industry Expert, after a TikTok video showed that Penneys clothing sizes are not consistent.  

6th of Sep 2021
6th September 2021
In News- Organised indoor events and mass gatherings can resume today operating at 60% capacity and some of the reasons people turn down permanent homes from Cork City Council. In Sport- Cork Camogie manager Paudie Murray has appealed to the county to get behind the players and Jack O’Connor has stepped down as manager of Kildare. On the Neil Prendeville show- Mick spoke to John Keirns from the Sunday Mirror about Leo Varadkar attending and being photographed at a UK music festival last weekend.

3rd of Sep 2021
3rd September 2021
In News- Almost 7,000 students across Cork are to receive their leaving cert results today and Joshua Allen is appealing a 2 month sentence for cocaine possession.  In Sport- Cork City play host to Athlone town tonight and Cork’s Alan Browne is back in the Republic of Ireland squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Azerbaijan and Serbia. On the Neil Prendeville show- Mick spoke to the Minister for Public Expenditure Michael McGrath.

2nd of Sep 2021
2nd September 2021
In News- Cork chair of the Irish Hotels Federation and general manager of the Kingsley Hotel Fergal Harte says the pandemic created the perfect storm for hospitality and the performing arts industry are confident that the demand for tickets will be strong when theatres reopen. In Sport- A late bounce back from Portugal against the Republic of Ireland and Cork’s Patrick O’Leary is into the semi-finals of KL3 canoeing. On the Neil Prendeville show- Liam Conway from the INMO chats with Mick.

1st of Sep 2021
1st September 2021
In News- Almost all remaining covid 19 restrictions are to be lifted by October 22nd and the INMO are warning this winter could see the worst hospital overcrowding ever recorded. In Sport- The Republic of Ireland face Portugal in their world cup qualifying campaign and the latest from the Paralympics . On the Neil Prendeville show- Amanda has set up campaign titled ; justice for Sophie, justice for Ian Bailey.

31st of Aug 2021
31st August 2021
In News- CUMH say they have taken steps to ensure the safety of all patients following the death of Marie Downey and her new born baby Darragh and a member of NPHET says there’s a significant buffer in the vaccine programme. In Sport- Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal have won Ireland’s 3rd gold medal at this year’s Paralympic Games and Cork’s Niamh McCarthy is in action in the early hours of this morning in the F41 discus. On the Neil Prendeville show- Neil takes a look at todays papers.

30th of Aug 2021
30th August 2021
In News- An inquest is taking place today into the death of a mother of three and her new born son who both died at CUMH and the Taoiseach says public health advice will be central to Ireland’s approach to Covid 19. In Sport- Ireland has won a 4th medal at the Paralympic games in Tokyo and in Tennis the US open gets underway at Flushing Meadows in New York today. On the Neil Prendeville show- Neil takes a look at what’s making todays papers.

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