Best of Cork honoured at annual awards

Best of luck to the nominees for Cork Person or Persons of the Year 2018, the award ceremony takes place tomorrow, Friday January 18th, at The Rochestown Park Hotel. The Cork Persons of Month selected over the past year were as follows:

JANUARY 2018: Kevin Jansson, who is a Cork classical musician

FEBRUARY 2018: Dr Con Murphy for his service to Cork hurling and football

MARCH 2018: Mary Crilly, Director of the Sexual Violence Centre in Cork

APRIL 2018: Herbie Hendrick, Conductor of the Cork Butter Exchange Band

MAY 2018: Vera Twomey, Medicinal cannabis campaigner

JUNE 2018: Conal Creedon and Liam Ronayne for their contribution to the arts

JULY 2018: Davy Russell, Irish champion jockey AUGUST 2018: Louise O’Neill, critically acclaimed writer

SEPTEMBER 2018: Eilíse Ireland and Simon Meehan, award winning science students

OCTOBER 2018: Danny McCarthy, sound and performance artist

NOVEMBER 2018: Sanita Puspure, world rowing champion

DECEMBER 2018: Michael O’Flynn, Chairman of Liam Miller Fundraising Committee