Bay of Mumbles , Wales
Lord Mayor Cllr. John Newbury.
In 1991 Cork City Council approved the twinning of Cork City with the city of Swansea in Wales. The formal Swansea twinning ceremonies took place in 1992 and the formal Cork twinning ceremony took place in September 1994 with signatories then Lord Mayor of Cork Councillor Tim Falvey and the Lord Mayor of Swansea, Bob Davis.
Because of the close cultural ties between the two cities the City Council endeavours each year to promote these ties. Some of the recent activities that have taken place are
Picture shows the Lord Mayor of Swansea, Ioan Richard with the Lady Mayoress
Iris Richard at the English Market on the occasion of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II to Cork