Cork Persons Of The Year Announced

Cork Persons Of The Year Announced

Source Irish Examiner Joint winners of the overall award: Kieran Cantwell, Louise Doran, Sinead Quinlan, and Angela Cantwell of Angela’s Shop & Coffee Dock in Fountainstown, with Tony, Dan and Martina Linehan of Shandon Sweets.

The Cork Person of the Year Award was jointly awarded to the owners of two traditional shops that have stood the test of time, with a combined 128 years in business.: Irish Examiner

Tony Linehan, of Shandon Sweets, and Angela Cantwell, of Angela’s Shop and Coffee Dock in Fountainstown, were crowned with the title for 2022 on Friday. One of the shops, Shandon Sweets, is lovingly referred to as the city’s own “Willy Wonka sweet factory” and has been in business since 1928, while Angela’s Shop and Coffee Dock has been run by Cantwell for 33 years.

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Man Found Dead in Unexplained Circumstances, Mallow, Co. Cork

Man Found Dead in Unexplained Circumstances, Mallow, Co. Cork

Man Found Dead in Unexplained Circumstances, Mallow, Co. CorkGardai In Mallow are investigating the death of a man in his 50s in Unexplained Circumstances, Mallow, Co. Cork on  Thursday 5th January 2023

Gardaí and emergency services were alerted shortly after 7pm, after the body of a man in his 50s was found at the foot of a stairwell in an apartment in Mallow.

He was pronounced dead at the scene and has since been removed to Cork University Hospital.

The scene is currently preserved and a post-mortem examination will be carried out by Dr Bolster, Office of the
State Pathologist, tomorrow morning.

Results of the post-mortem will assist Gardaí in determining the course of their investigations.

No further information is available at this time.