The photographs received in the recent O’Brien’s Photography competition (as part of the Cork Lifelong Festival) were breathtaking, and it was difficult to narrow it down to just three winners. Congratulations to Jessica Egan, Lucia Creedon and Priscilla French who made it to the top three.

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Scroll through the shortlisted entries underneath…

As with the photographic competition, the quality of entries received for the Waterstones Creative Writing competition (as part of the Cork Lifelong Learning Festival) was outstanding. Congratulations to Olivia Larkin,  Aoife Osborne and Gráinne Thornton for making it to the top three.

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