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The Young Offenders (2016)

D: Peter Foott / 83m

Cast: Alex Murphy, Chris Walley, Hilary Rose, Dominic MacHale, PJ Gallagher, Shane Casey, Pascal Scott, Michael Sands, Ciaran Bérmingham

It’s the summer of 2007 in Cork, and best friends Conor (Murphy) and Jock (Walley) are spending their time differently: Conor is helping out his mother, Mairead (Rose), where she works at a fish market, while Jock is busy stealing bicycles and masquerading – literally – as a local thug called Billy (Casey) (helpfully he’s known as Fake Billy). 1,228 more words


'Resident - Staff - Family Relationships' ~ An Important Conference for Healthcare Professionals To Be Hosted by St Luke's Charity, Cork

Every year in Ireland thousands of older adults are admitted to residential care.

Saint Luke’s Charity, Cork which has been involved in this type of care since 1872 is hosting an important conference for healthcare professionals, particularly those involved in residential care, on Thursday, 6th April at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Little Island, Cork.   308 more words


Back At It Again

Happy New Year friends!

After a lovely holiday break spent with family, friends, and my dog, it’s good to be back in Cork. I love Canadian winters, but I must say, it’s nice to be able to get your fill of the snow and then escape back to a (somewhat) warmer climate. 390 more words

Weather forecast in Cork 21/01/2017

Today in Cork +5 C, Cloudy sky, Precipitation: 0.49 mm, Wind 2m/s 9 more words


I'm still here. Still. - A personal journey in the Irish mental health services

So I’ve just informed my psychiatrist that over the Christmas period I was getting suicidal thoughts. She doesn’t even acknowledge it, just keeps writing on her chart as if I told her I was having pains in my arm or something. 973 more words

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