Waterford News

Facebook backlash at theft of rescue boat engine

Michael Hickey
  AS the engine stolen from a rescue boat belonging to Carrick-on-Suir River Rescue was located on Friday the voluntary group is appealing to the public to not interfere with lifesaving equipment. The up river boat was stolen on Sunday...

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When it comes to gum ‘Bin it Your Way’

  The Gum Litter (GLT) campaign renewed its message to the people of Waterford, this week, to be more environmentally...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 3:48pm Read More

Business group outlines wish list to new Minister of State

WATERFORD’S unemployment issue must be tackled with more than just “another action plan for jobs” it was stated by chairman...

Friday, 18/07/14 - 4:19pm Read More

Soprano Cara O’Sullivan to perform at city concert

The Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity, in Waterford city with capacity for over 1,000 people is expected to be...

Wednesday, 16/07/14 - 5:21pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Strong Wexford finish sees Deise bow out

Derek McGrath and Dan Shanahan 19/7/2014
First Half 1 – 15mins - Waterford start with the aid of the breeze into the dressing room end and open the scoring when Shane O’Sullivan set Shane Walsh up for a fine point inside a minute. Lee Chin picks...

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Fantastic four national titles for Waterford

Keeping up the marvellous record that Waterford athletes have at the National Senior Track and Field Championships our athletes came...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:57pm Read More

Battle lost for now but wars are won over years

All Ireland Senior Hurling Qualifier Waterford v Wexford
Speaking to many Waterford hurling people in the aftermath of Wexford’s win over Clare and into the early part of...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:51pm Read More

Maher trusts Deise recovery plan

William Maher 25/5/2014
Waterford selector William Maher holds firm that the team are on the right road despite a rocky start to their...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:48pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

Three to see this Easter Weekend

Adele Tribute Live in Bolgers Bar Sunday, April 20. “ADELE & Diva” is a stunning vocal tribute to some of the most influential female vocalists in musical history, featuring classics from the 50s right through to today’s most recent hits....

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Three to see this week

David McSavage: Don’t Give Up THE writer and star of the hit TV show, The Savage Eye, David McSavage is...

Wednesday, 02/04/14 - 4:51pm Read More

Three to See this Week

PETER HOOK Joy Division
An Evening with Peter Hook THE world’s longest running music magazine, NME, published their list of the 500 greatest singles...

Friday, 14/03/14 - 9:10am Read More


Tulisa to tell of ‘horrific and disgusting entrapment’ in BBC documentary

Former 'X Factor' judge Tulisa Contostavlos will open up about her "horrific" ordeal in a BBC3 documentary to air next week.The singer, 26, told yesterday, after her trial for allegedly brokering a drugs deal collapsed, how a year of her...

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Katie Price: Husband’s sex addiction ‘nothing to be ashamed of’

Katie Price has insisted that Kieran Hayler will never cheat again.The former glamour model was left devastated when her spouse...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 3:03pm Read More

Corrie star for Celebrity Big Brother?

Michael Le Vell is in "advanced talks" for this years' Celebrity Big Brother.The troubled 'Coronation Street' actor - who plays...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 1:53pm Read More

271 top Irish stars seek ban on fur farming

Fair City actress Rachel Pilkington has delivered a 13 page submission to the Department of Agriculture seeking the ban of...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 1:17pm Read More

23 new acts added to Electric Picnic line-up

Organisers of the Electric Picnic have added 23 new acts to the bill of the three-day arts and music festival.There...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:25pm Read More

Electric Picnic offers free tickets to charity fundraisers

Festival fans have been given a chance to get their hands on tickets for this year's Electric Picnic - by...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 11:24am Read More

National News

Teenagers caught in fog rescued on Sandymount beach

Three teenagers have been rescued after they became disorientated in heavy sea fog, while walking on Sandymount Beach in Dublin. The girls called for help on their mobile phone when visibility suddenly dropped to about 100 metres and because of...

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Psychiatric Nurses Association in favour of industrial action

Members of the Psychiatric Nurses Association working at University College Hospital in Galway have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 8:05pm Read More

Man airlifted to hospital after fall in Glendalough, Wicklow

A 55 year old man has been airlifted to hospital - after he fell while walking in Glendalough in Co....

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 8:03pm Read More


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National Sport

Wexford county board chairman accepts “reality” that Limerick game will be played in Thurles

The All-Ireland senior hurling quarter-final between Limerick and Wexford looks set to take place at Semple Stadium, Thurles despite efforts to have the fixture moved to a bigger venue.Wexford county board had requested that the game be moved to Croke...

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Everton players scaling new heights in pre-season according to Coleman

Republic of Ireland and Everton full back Seamus Coleman enjoyed some rather different pre-season training this week. Coleman, the Toffees...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 5:07pm Read More

Dunga confirmed as new Brazil coach

Dunga has been named successor to Luiz Felipe Scolari as Brazil coach.The 1994 World Cup-winning captain on Tuesday afternoon conducted...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:37pm Read More

Football’s most expensive transfers

Number 2 and Number 5 on the list.Colombian World Cup star James Rodriguez joined Spanish giants Real Madrid from Monaco...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:02pm Read More