OFFALY: A charity cycle will take place today between 10am and 4pm, on a circular route from Edenderry to Rhode, Croghan, Daingean and back to Edenderry. Up to 1,000 cyclists are expected for the event.
GALWAY: A charity cycle will take place in Galway. The participants will depart from Oughterard Village to Maam Cross and on towards Maam, Cornomona where they are due to arrive at 1pm. Motorists are advised to be extra vigilant on approach and to expect delays.
KERRY/ CORK: Rás Mumhan takes place around Co. Kerry and Cork until Mon 21st April. Stage 2 takes place around Kenmare and Beara today and will depart from Shelbourne St at midday and will continue to Lauragh, Healy Pass, Glengariff, Ballylickey, Kealkill, Ballingeary, Reenaree and Ballyvourney before returning to Kenmare via Kilgarvan at 4:30pm.
CORK: The Easter Racing Festival at Cork Racecourse Mallow takes place until Mon 21st April.Today, the first race is at 2:25pm and the last race is at 5:40pm. On Sunday, the first race is at 2:30pm and the last race is at 5:30pm. On Monday, the first race is at 1:55pm and the last race is at 5:50pm. Sunday is Ladies Day and large crowds are expected to attend. Cork Racecourse is situated 2km from Mallow Town on the N72/Killarney Rd. Extra traffic can be expected in the area before and after the races. To facilitate the event, Davis St in Mallow will close from St. James Ave to the Clock House on Sunday from 6am until 4pm. Diversions will be in place. There will be a free shuttle bus service to/from the racecourse and Mallow Town and train station.