Blackpool is a suburb of Cork City, situated on the North of the city on the road to Mallow. For the purposes of this website it incorporates nearby suburbs - Mayfield and The Glen.
This area of the city is proudly known to be working-class and has been home to such people as former Taoiseach, Jack Lynch, Roy Keane (Irish soccer player) and Christy Ring (widely regarded as the best hurler of all time). Blackpool now has a large shopping centre.
Friday 24th May 1:00pm Ireland should be willing to accept a “two-speed” Europe that reduces ties with Britain while aligning itself more closely to other countries, according to Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin..