- A local councillor in Youghal has described the tragic deaths of two men yesterday - while taking part in an Ironman event as 'devastating'. Both men died in separate incidents during the swimming portion of the Ironman 70.3 competition.
- The government will consider getting rid of the three thousand euro student contribution fee for 100 thousand students in the budget. According to the Irish Times, it's included in a paper looking at the cost of going to college, published by the Department of Further and Higher Education.
- Cheaper electricity is on the way for Irish households. A new supplier enters the market here today, promising the cheapest rate available.
- People in Cork made nearly 3 million fewer bus journeys last year than in 2019. That trend appears to be continuing this year.
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