The Long Read

Get an in-depth long read, on anything from environmental issues to profiles with Cork personalities, fresh to your in-box each Thursday.

For charities, service industry workers, buskers and others who rely on the jingle of coins over the Christmas period, what impact will our love affair…
Cork architecture students reimagined some of the city's notoriously long-standing derelict sites during a 24-hour drawing marathon held in Cork Centre…
Feed Cork is catering to rapidly growing numbers of people but manages to offer a stigma-free, service-with-a-smile way to help feed over 200 struggling…
Delays of years in two Cork County Council social housing projects raise questions about how the urgency of tackling homelessness is perceived.
St. Luke's community garden started in the pandemic. In less than two years it's transformed a place that was primarily used for dog fouling.
For decades residents in Mahon and Blackrock have been fighting for a public library. A new city development plan promises one. But, will the library…
Earmarked for a population explosion to 10,000 and a corresponding building boom, Carrigtwohill in East Cork is at a crossroads in terms of its…
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