Cork Day looks set to persist as an idea with City Manager Tim Lucey having given an undertaking to cost the initiative ahead of next year.
“It’s very welcome and could tie in well with the Gathering,” said Mr O’Halloran
…“There is stuff about our culture that is unique. We have a huge diaspora all over the world and in my mind; there is huge potential here for free marketing and advertising. We’ve seen how effective Arthur’s Day can be, and this is something not associated with alcohol.”