Category Archives: Schools in the Diocese

History of Ashton School, Cork To Be Launched

On Friday next, 2nd December, A History of Ashton School, Cork written by Dr Alicia StLeger, will be launched.  The book launch is open to the public and will take place at 7.30 p.m. at Ashton School.  Anyone associated with the school … Continue reading

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Olympian and Bishop Join Forces in Cork to Open and Bless Soft Surface Play Area at Their Old Primary School

St. Luke’s National School, Douglas, Cork recently developed a specialised soft surface play area for the children of the school. Two past pupils of the school – John Jermyn, member of the Irish Olympic Hockey team, and our school Patron, Bishop Paul … Continue reading

Posted in Bishop, Community Involvement, Diocese, Education, Olympic Games, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Schools in the Diocese

Consultant Cardiologist Speaks At Cork Celebrations of Saint Luke’s Day

St Luke’s Day was celebrated in St Luke’s Church, Douglas, Cork, with a special school Service. The focus was on Luke who is described in the Bible as a physician. Dr Ronan Curtin, a school parent, and consultant cardiologist at … Continue reading

Posted in Church in Society, Diocese, Education, Parish News, Pastoral, People from Cork, People in Need, Saints Days, Schools in the Diocese

Full Church in Bandon for the Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Service for Primary Schools

More than 500 pupils and teachers from primary schools all over the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross gathered in St Peter’s Church, Bandon, with the clergy of the Diocese and the Bishop, the Right Reverend Dr Paul Colton, on … Continue reading

Posted in Children's Work, Church Services, Diocese, Education, Schools in the Diocese

Back to School ~ with 10 Grandchildren in Cork Parish for Granny Gash

It’s back to school season in schools around the country.  In the Church of Ireland Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross there are 20 primary schools and 3 second level schools. For one granny – Elsie Gash from Nohoval Parish – … Continue reading

Posted in Cork, Diocese, Education, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Schools in the Diocese

Midleton College Student Teaches Neymar How To Play Golf for Olympic Ad

Agueda Cortilla Mas, from Barcelona in Spain, a past pupil of Midleton College, in the Diocese of Cork, Cloyne and Ross, is hitting the headlines alongside professional footballer Neymar Jr (Neymar da Silva Santos Júnior) from Brazil ahead of the … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day at St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, Cork ~ The Photos

Since the late 1960s, the Civic and Festival Eucharist of St Patrick’s Day in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral has been the first port of call for the Lord Mayor of Cork and the City Council signalling the start of the … Continue reading

Posted in Cathedral, Church Services, Community Involvement, Cork, Decade of Centenaries, Diocese, People from Cork, People from the Diocese, Saint Patrick's Day, Schools in the Diocese