Competitions Blogs

Poetry Competition

Are you a poet? I was forwarded this poetry competition information by Ian McDonagh (Cork County Arts Officer). After the initial success of “Poems From My 5K” Anthology – poems based on the early stages of the pandemic, Cork County Council are now wanting you to share your  thoughts on where we are now in […]

Competition Winner!

Congratulations to Orla Tighe from Mallow on winning the €100 SuperValu Shopping Voucher courtesy of She simply listened to the ‘Voice of West Cork’ podcast & answered correctly the competition question based on Episode 6: An In depth interview with Sandy McGroarty of the Cork County PPN & Jose Ospina of The Carbery Housing […]

CCPPN Podcast

Apologies for the delay! However, the ‘Voice of West Cork’ podcast, Episode 6 is now available. In this episode we have an In depth interview with Sandy McGroarty, Resource Worker with the County Cork PPN. She is joined by Jose Ospina, a CCPPN member & Founder member of the Carbery Housing Association. There are many […]

Oceans Plastic Project Podcast

West Cork has one of the most spectacular coastlines in Ireland…From a distance at least that is! Unfortunately however, at a closer inspection, what is becoming ever more present is the waste that is getting washed up on our beaches & waterways. Thankfully ‘The Oceans Plastic Project’, ran by local activist Rory Jackson, is on […]

Your A Winner!

Enter our free competition & win a €100 SuperValu Shopping Voucher, redeemable at any SuperValu store. Simply listen to the ‘Voice of West Cork’ podcast, Episode 4 – the hOUR Timebank interview & answer the competition question. To enter, Go To: Contact Us tick the competition box & leave your answer in the message box. […]

Happy hOUR Time!

Time on your hands? Feeling isolated & useless? Know that you have something to give! If any of these 3 statements apply to you, then I seriously recommend that you listen to ‘Voice of West Cork’ Episode 4: hOUR Timebank. This in depth interview with @Steven Kelly & @Mary Casey, Directors & Trustees of hOUR […]

Visual Artists Wanted!

Have you ever dreamed of being part of a national Art exhibition? Would you like to participate in an online programme, working alongside your peers to develop your Artwork? Connecting Artists 2022 is looking for 10 Visual Artists from all over Ireland who live with an intellectual disability. The programme will conclude with an exhibition […]

Competition Winner!

Congratulations to Margaret Delaney of Castletownbere – The winner of our Christmas Special podcast competition! The correct answer was: “The 1980’s”. For your chance to be our next podcast winner, simply listen out for our next podcast episode in January 2022. Until then, have a very Merry Christmas…

Win a €100 Shopping Voucher!

It’s Christmas & we at simply want to share a bit of that Christmas joy with you. For your chance to win a €100 Supervalu shopping voucher, redeemable at a store of your choice, simply listen to Christmas Special podcast – Episode 3.  As part of our in depth interview with Pat Murphy from […]

Christmas Special Podcast

Ho! Ho! Ho! Here is the Christmas Special Edition of the ‘Voice of West Cork’. It’s special because there is an In depth interview with the Bantry National Learning Network, the guys who basically made all of this possible! So I just want to send out a massive Thank You for all of their assistance […]

Episode 2 Podcast

Listen to our latest ‘Voice of West Cork’ podcast released today 25/11/21.  There is an in depth interview with Kathryn Kingston & Arran O’Driscoll of West Cork Development Partnership, talking about the many programmes & services that they offer to both individuals & community groups throughout West Cork. There is also a free competition, the […]

Competition Time

Win a free one day audio recording session with us! We are giving away a free day ‘audio recording’ session to ever can answer the simple question asked as part of our 1st podcast episode.  Just listen to the interview with Green Skibbereen talking about their CECAS project at Myross Wood House, Leap & email […]