Waterford News

Healthy food options go on the menu at University Hospital Waterford

FRESH fruit, salads and yogurts are among the healthy options which will be offered to young patients in the Paediatric unit of University Hospital Waterford. New menus are to be introduced following complaints from the parent of a five-year-old child...

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Hero Garda mowed down in car chase

A DRAMATIC incident that unfolded in broad daylight in Lismore Park in the city on Thursday afternoon, saw a car...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 3:19pm Read More

300-year-old city church undergoes transformation

  PHASE one of work on the restoration and transformation of the beautiful 300-year-old St. Patricks United Church, a Georgian...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 2:59pm Read More

Showcasing Deise’s food heroes

Pictured overlooking Waterford City are Grainne Walsh, Owner, Metalman Breweries, Waterford City, Dermot Walsh, Co-Owner, M and D Bakeries, Waterford City, John Crowley, Farmer, Mooncoin, Co. Kilkenny, Paul Nolan, Chair of the Harvest Festival and Group Development Manager, Dawn Meats, Waterford and Linda Heylmann, Flanagan’s Fresh Fish Merchants, Waterford City. Picture: Patrick Browne
  THIS year’s Harvest Festival will showcase the best of what Waterford and the South East food producers have to...

Tuesday, 19/08/14 - 2:31pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Sean Kelly Tour 8 enjoyed by over 7,000 happy cyclists

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Some events just get better and better while others just fade off into the sunset after a few years. Well the Sean Kelly Tour of Waterford is certainly the former as the 2014 version was another fantastic success with over...

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Jackman’s super six on the Cooley Mountains

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Patricia Jackman started a super Sunday for Waterford camogie with an incredible sixth M Donnelly All Ireland Poc Fada title...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 4:14pm Read More

Passage show form of champions to outgun De La Salle

Though only a single goal separated these sides at the end of sixty minutes the outcome was never really in...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 4:11pm Read More

Quilty nets another treble for rampant Hibs

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It turned out to be the Paul Quilty show for the second consecutive game for Hibernians as the striker scored...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 4:07pm 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

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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


Madonna takes shots at Gaga and ex-husband in new tracks

Madonna has slammed Lady Gaga in her leaked lyrics.The 56-year-old singer wrote the track 'Two Steps Behind Me' about the 'Pokerface' hitmaker in which she describes her as a "copycat" and compares her to a "messed-up sister", reports The Sun...

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Cheryl confident act will win ‘X Factor’

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has boasted that one of her acts will win 'The X Factor'.The 'Crazy Stupid Love' singer - who...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 9:17am Read More

New movie will add more Avengers

New characters are set to join the 'Avengers'.According to Badass Digest, the latest movie in the franchise 'Avengers: Age Of...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 8:34am Read More

Cyrus’ VMAs date turns himself in

The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards who was sought on an arrest...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 8:22am Read More

Rivers ‘resting comfortably’ after suspected heart attack

Joan Rivers has been rushed to hospital from a doctor's office after reportedly suffering a heart attack.In a statement, the...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 6:29am Read More

Shakira pregnant with second child

Shakira is pregnant with baby number two.The Colombian singer, who made the announcement on her Facebook and Twitter pages, wrote:...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 6:25am Read More

National News

Dublin city councilor arrested in Greyhound protests

A Dublin city councillor has been arrested as part of a protest against Greyhound, a waste disposal company, in Coolock this morning. The demonstration was in support of workers who are locked in a row with the company over pay...

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American football game to draw 20,000 US visitors to Dublin

20,000 American visitors are in Dublin this weekend for a major football game. The 'Croke Park Classic' which takes place...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 10:13am Read More

Coveney confirms all Irish troops in Syria are safe

The Defence Minister Simon Coveney has said all of Ireland's troops stationed in the Golan Heights region on the Syrian-Israeli...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 9:33am Read More

Lisdoonvarna festival kicks off today

The world famous Lisdoonvarna matchmaking festival kicks off in Co Clare today.The festival is Europe's largest singles event and has...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 9:14am Read More

National Sport

Mascherano backs di Maria to shine at United

Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano believes Manchester United have secured the services of one of the top 10 players in the world after signing Angel di Maria this week.United smashed the British transfer record in paying Real Madrid £59.7million for Di...

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Alonso to bid Madrid farewell after Bayern strike agreement

Xabi Alonso is poised to complete his move to Bayern Munich after Real Madrid confirmed on Friday an agreement had...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 9:00am Read More

Bruce downbeat after Europa exit

Hull's name will be absent from Friday's Europa League group stage draw after the away goals rule ended their first...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 8:20am Read More

Van Gaal confident of signings

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal expects to be busy before the transfer window closes on Monday.Van Gaal wants to...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 7:22am Read More