Waterford News

Operation Storm sees 24 arrests

WATERFORD Gardaí conducted Operation Storm over the past three days in the city. The initiative, under the banner of Operation Thor, was aimed at crime prevention, targeted arrests, search operations, and community engagement. Approximately 120 members took part in the...

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Murder investigation launched

The body of 48 year Abdi Rasheed Kaaheen Shire was discovered at the above address at approximately 9.20am yesterday. A...

Thursday, 01/06/17 - 4:13pm Read More

Jobs blow for the city as Waterford Stanley announces restructuring

WATERFORD has been dealt another major jobs blow today with confirmation that Waterford Stanley plans to cease the production of...

Wednesday, 24/05/17 - 12:19pm Read More

Thieves caught after daylight chase

AN armed robbery of Jaybees shop on the Dunmore Road last Thursday turned into a high speed car chase, a...

Friday, 12/05/17 - 10:07am Read More

Waterford Sport

Bennett to miss opening SHC qualifier

Waterford’s Stephen Bennett is set to miss Saturday week’s All-Ireland SHC Qualifier after he picked up a one match ban from the CCCC. Photo: Inpho. It is being reported this morning, by Jackie Cahill on the 42.ie that Waterford hurler,...

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Waterford veer off script in the heat of Thurles battle

  DÉISE SWEPT OFF THEIR FEET: Cork’s Michael Cahalane and Colm Spillane with Waterford’s Tommy Ryan during last Sunday’s Munster...

Thursday, 22/06/17 - 12:31pm Read More

Tommy Drohan – a man that bled red and black

  Tommy Drohan was our Waterford Sport/Harvey Travel Unsung Hero overall award winner back in 2006. Here he was at...

Thursday, 22/06/17 - 12:25pm Read More

Waterford FC announces Club Partnership Programme

  The Club Partnership programme was launched on Friday night last and Ferrybank AFC were one of the first announced...

Thursday, 22/06/17 - 12:20pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

It’s time to Imagine!

  THE 15th annual Imagine Arts Festival in Waterford gets underway tonight (Oct 20) and will run for 10 days with a programme of over 60 events on offer celebrating a literature, music, art, craft, dance, theatre and Trad including...

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‘We haven’t had an earthquake lately’

IN recognition of the many benefits of reading, the Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) is hosting a public reading of Waterfordians’...

Thursday, 06/10/16 - 3:45pm Read More

We’re going southbound

THE Propeller Palms are one of the greatest bands to ever come out of Waterford. This isn’t advertising spiel…this is...

Thursday, 05/11/15 - 9:32am Read More

Entertainment

Zoe Ball marks one year sober with Instagram post

Zoe Ball is marking a year of sobriety. The presenter and DJ, 46, has been through a difficult time with the death of her “angel” boyfriend Billy Yates. But she shared a “Congrats on making it one year sober!” post...

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Social media stars join live HelloWorld show

Internet sensation Zoella will join a host of fellow social media stars for a new live show which has been called the “Woodstock for...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 1:00pm Read More

Ed Sheeran closes Glastonbury, saying he never dreamed he would headline

Ed Shereen brought Glastonbury to a close on Sunday night, snapping a photo of the crowd and saying he never...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 1:00pm Read More

Una Healy had postnatal depression after welcoming son

Una Healy has told how she struggled with postnatal depression after giving birth. The Tipperary native said she was diagnosed...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 1:00pm Read More

Fans have mixed feelings about Sheeran’s Glastonbury performance

Ed Sheeran’s headline set at Glastonbury appeared to divide viewers – with some saying he “killed it”  but others complaining...

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PICS: Glastonbury clean-up begins as revellers head home

The clean-up operation of Glastonbury Festival 2017 has begun as revellers return home from the five-day extravaganza. Some festival-goers began...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 11:50am Read More

National News

Defence Forces release footage of migrant rescue in Mediterranean

Irish Naval Vessel, LÉ Eithne, rescued 183 people from the Mediterranean yesterday morning. The ship rescued 113 migrants from an inflatable boat at 6am on Sunday morning that was found drifting about 40 kilometres off the Libyan coast. A further...

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Prominent journalist Tom Humphries to be sentenced for underage sex offences

A prominent sports journalist and author is to be sentenced next month for the sexual exploitation and defilement of a...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 1:00pm Read More

Govt figures show that more than 11,000 young people are long-term unemployed

More than 11,000 young people across the country are long-term unemployed, according to the latest figures from the Department of...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 11:40am Read More

DUP and Tories agree deal on minority govt

The DUP has backed a deal to support the minority Conservative government in the UK. After talks at No 10...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 11:30am Read More

National Sport

Joe Brolly and Dessie Dolan throw fellow Sunday Game panellist Pat Spillane under the bus

An extremely controversial debate was stirred on last night’s Sunday Game when Dessie Dolan and Joe Brolly strongly intimated Pat Spillane was to blame for Diarmuid Connolly’s suspension, writes Ciara Phelan. The Dublin forward received a 12-week ban after placing...

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Crystal Palace got very creative with their brilliant Vatican-inspired tweet

Social media offers football clubs the chance to be a little inventive with their announcements, and it looks as though...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 12:10pm Read More

Frank De Boer set to be named as Crystal Palace manager

Crystal Palace are expected to announce Frank de Boer as their new manager on Monday afternoon. The club have called...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 10:00am Read More

Five talking points ahead of Hurricanes v Bristish and Irish Lions

The British and Irish Lions play the final midweek game of their New Zealand tour on Tuesday when they face...

Monday, 26/06/17 - 9:40am Read More