Waterford News

No cut in property tax for householders

    By Marion O’Mara   PROPERTY tax is to remain unchanged for householders across the city and county as members of the local authority rejected a proposal last night for a 15% reduction in the charge. CEO of Waterford...

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City forum to discuss action plan for jobs

MINISTER for Jobs and Innovation, Richard Bruton will be in the city this Thursday night to hear, at first hand,...

Friday, 26/09/14 - 3:54pm Read More

€1.75m CT scanner to go into service at UHW

A CT scanner which cost €1.75m but which has been lying idle at Waterford University Hospital for several months is...

Thursday, 25/09/14 - 4:54pm Read More

Ribbon cut on new 30-job business

NuVASIVE, a medical device company, which plans to create up to 30 highly skilled jobs in Waterford city over the...

Friday, 19/09/14 - 5:30pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Hartley and Browne epitomise great opposing traditions ahead of Sion v Gunners Co. SHC Final

Mount Sion's Tony Browne.
Ballygunner manager, Fergal Hartley has been involved with the club in every County Final appearance since winning his first senior medal in the 1992 victory over Mount Sion, the same year in which he won an All Ireland U –...

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Paddy Coad honoured as young Blues and Hoops play at RSC

Pictured at the exchange of pennants before the Paddy Coad Memorial Match between the Waterford Schoolboy League and Shamrock Rovers at the RSC last Saturday. L: R. Gary Coad, (Waterford Manager), Conor Behan (Rovers Capt), Suzanne Conney (Coad Family), Niall O'Keeffe (Waterford Capt), Chris Malone (Rovers Manager), Keith Cooney (Coad Family).
It was a wonderful, wonderful occasion at the RSC last Saturday afternoon as huge crowd turned out a to watch...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 3:49pm Read More

Waterpark duo impress on home soil

Robbie Walsh
Munster Youths Munster 6- Leinster 25 Leinster retained their interprovincial crown in Ballinakill last Saturday in near perfect conditions. In...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 3:44pm Read More

Strong second-half seals title win for Cappoquin

Western Intermediate Hurling Final Cappoquin v Ballinameela
A youthful Ballinameela side came close to causing a second major upset in the Western Intermediate Championship in Fraher Field...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 3:13pm 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


Eastenders cleans up at Soap Awards

EastEnders was the big winner at tonight's Inside Soap Awards, picking up the prestigious Best Soap gong as well as three other cast prizes.The BBC One series fought off competition from rivals Coronation Street, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks to be crowned...

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Davis: Bond films ‘outdated’

Warwick Davis wants to be the next James Bond because he thinks the movies are "outdated".The 44-year-old actor - who...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 6:07pm Read More

“Take that Clooney” – Neil Patrick Harris talks about the details of his wedding

Neil Patrick Harris appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman last night and gave some uber cute details about...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 5:30pm Read More

Fisher and Cohen ‘expecting’ third child

Isla Fisher is reportedly pregnant.The 'Confessions of a Shopaholic' star and husband Sacha Baron Cohen are said to be expecting...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 5:22pm Read More

McConaughey steers clear of gels to fight wrinkles

Matthew McConaughey isn't worried about ageing.The 'Dallas Buyers Club' actor has revealed that he doesn't feel concerned about getting older,...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 4:58pm Read More

“Take that Clooney” – Neil Patrick Harris talks about the details of his wedding

Neil Patrick Harris appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman last night and gave some uber cute details about...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 4:54pm Read More

National News

Kenny calls on Fine Gael to move on from McNulty affair

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has told the Fine Gael that it is time to move on from the John McNulty affair and focus on the next election. As the issue dominated tonight's gathering, Finance Minister Michael Noonan also told Fine...

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Shannon wins Airport Achievement Award

Shannon Airport has won a prestigious international award.It has won the Airport Achievement Award from the European Regions Airline Association.The...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 10:00pm Read More

Boy airlifted to Tallaght Hospital after rock fall

A 12-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after he fall from rocks in Dublin earlier today. The incident happened in...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 9:44pm Read More

Man accused of ramming Trinity gate to stand trial

A 66-year-old Dublin man is to stand trial charged with wrecking the historic wooden front gate of Trinity College Dublin...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 8:29pm Read More

National Sport

Welbeck rips up Galatasaray

Arsenal 4 Galatasaray 1Danny Welbeck plundered a hat-trick as Arsenal got their Champions League campaign up and running with a 4-1 victory over Galatasaray at the Emirates Stadium, where play was halted in the first half after the Turkish away...

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Things go from bad to worse for Rodgers and Liverpool

Basle 1 Liverpool 0Liverpool became the latest big-name English scalp to be claimed by Basle who capitalised on the Reds'...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 9:54pm Read More

McGinley reveals Ryder Cup emotions

Paul McGinley has revealed how fans have reacted to Europe's Ryder Cup victory at Gleneagles and his emotions at finally...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 7:35pm Read More

Soccer ref gets smashed in the face by ball

They mustn't like referees in Argentina.A female referee in the country's fifth division was unfortunate to be in the way...

Wednesday, 01/10/14 - 7:16pm Read More