Waterford News

New Shopping Complex will be a ‘game changer’

IN this week’s edition of The Waterford News & Star, we reveal the concept images for the new Waterford City Centre Shopping Complex that senior officials say could be delivered within the next 2-3 years. The development, which dominates thousands...

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ESB crews hope to have power restored to 10,000 homes by lunchtime

ESB crews are working to restore power to 10,000 homes which are still without electricity following severe lightning strikes last...

Thursday, 09/10/14 - 9:41am Read More

O’Brien and college part company

PRINCIPAL of De La Salle College Waterford, Gearóid O’Brien is a “very happy” man now that an agreement has been...

Tuesday, 07/10/14 - 2:30pm Read More

City girl is contestant on UK Apprentice

A Waterford city woman who struggled with dyslexia and a stammering problem throughout her young life is set to mix...

Tuesday, 07/10/14 - 2:20pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Cratloe cash in on O’Sullivan sending off

Brian O'Sullivan with Michael Hawes 26/10/2014
Score of the Match Cratloe’s pace and precision carved up the Gunners defence with just eight minutes elapsed. Podge Collins broke onto a ball around halfway and immediately recognised the possibilities. He steamed into the space and ran right at...

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Brickeys bounce back to senior ranks after one year away

Co.Intermediate Football Final Brickeys v Portlaw
One year on from being relegated to the Intermediate grade Brickey Rangers bounced back in Walsh Park on Sunday last...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:34pm Read More

Spate of Déise retirements brings great era to an end

Seamus Prendergast and Stephen Molumphy 28/3/2010
In today’s paper, for the third week in a row, we carry a tribute to a great Waterford hurler who...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:21pm Read More

Costine brace helps Grannagh to cup success

Grannagh McGrath
Grannagh will meet De La Salle in the next round of the Munster Junior Cup after they won their replayed...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:15pm 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


Holden confirms all four judges will return for Britain’s Got Talent 2015

Amanda Holden has confirmed the return of all four 'Britain's Got Talent' judges.The blonde beauty revealed that she, David Walliams, Simon Cowell and Alesha Dixon will all be returning for the 2015 series.Speaking at the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home's...

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Goulding: Royal family are good fun

Chart star Ellie Goulding has revealed how she has found the Royal Family to be "fun" after becoming friends with...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 6:01pm Read More

Schwarzenegger not surprised by Terminator return

Arnold Schwarzenegger "always knew" he'd star in another 'Terminator' movie. The 67-year-old actor - the former governor of California -...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 5:11pm Read More

Friday’s film reviews

This week, Daniel Radcliffe unleashes the devil within in Alexandre Aja's horror Horns, director Mike Leigh's elegiac portrait of an...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 4:11pm Read More

Hathaway keen on The Devil Wears Prada sequel

Anne Hathaway would "love" to appear in a sequel to 'The Devil Wears Prada'. The Oscar-winning actress starred in the...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 3:43pm Read More

Friday’s TV tips

DRAMA: Marvel's Agents of SHIELD (Channel 4, 8pm)You don't hear about Kyle MacLachlan for ages, and then all of a...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 2:51pm Read More

National News

Hundreds of calls received by Dublin Fire Brigade

It's a busy night for the emergency services.Dublin Fire Brigade say they've received over 260 calls already this evening, which are mainly bonfire related.They've had 66 ambulance call outs, eight domestic house fires, eight large fires, three truck fires, and...

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Cork takeaway gutted by fire

A popular Italian takeaway in Cork has been gutted by fire this evening.The blaze broke out in Taste of Italy...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 8:34pm Read More

Three Kildare men sentenced for sex abuse of teenage girl

A Bray Wanderers footballer was one of three young Kildare residents to have received suspended sentences for the sexual abuse...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 8:32pm Read More

Varadkar ‘disappointed’ as hospital consultants reject pay proposals

The Health Minister Leo Varadkar has said patients are the real losers after doctors rejected a new proposal to end...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 6:51pm Read More

National Sport

Murray toppled in Paris

Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray in straight sets to book his place in the semi-finals of the BNP Paris Masters tonight.The Serb edged into the lead after claiming a hard fought first set before easing to victory in the second...

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Connacht disappointing as Ospreys extend unbeaten run

Ospreys 26 Connacht 11Ospreys maintained their unbeaten record in the Guinness PRO12 with a comfortable victory over Connacht at the...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:28pm Read More

Leinster notch fourth win on the trot

Leinster 33 Edinburgh 8Leinster made it four straight wins in all competitions with a bonus point success against injury-hit Edinburgh...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 9:06pm Read More

Team news from the Premier League

All the team news from around the grounds ahead of Week 10 in the Premier League - more to follow...

Friday, 31/10/14 - 5:22pm Read More