Waterford News

Hasbro to be taken over by Belgian card company

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HASBRO, Inc. the American multinational toy and board game company which employs some 160 people in Waterford is to be taken over by Belgian company Cartamundi. The entire Waterford workforce have been told that a 60-day process is underway for...

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Concerns for missing 12-year-old

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CONCERNS have been raised for a 12-year-old boy from Glenmore, who went missing at midday yesterday. Thomas Delaney is described...

Thursday, 09/07/15 - 10:35am Read More

Déise parks ban makes the headlines

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AN exclusive story that revealed a ban on smoking and the use of profane language will come into effect in...

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 4:15pm Read More

WIT’s CAO Live Q&A

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July 1 is just around the corner and with it, your last chance to make changes to your CAO choices....

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 3:00pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Dan gets Déise forwards armed for battle with Cats

Munster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Final, Semple Stadium, Thurles 12/7/2015
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  ALL-IRELAND SHC SEMI-FINAL PREVIEW: WATERFORD V KILKENNY Every inter county forward recounts their own personal tales of tussles with the modern day equivalent of Hell’s Kitchen. Dan Shanahan still carries the scars from his dealings with Kilkenny defenders over...

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Déise girls win thrilling All-Ireland decider

The Waterford players celebrate with the cup after winning the All Ireland U16 B Ladies Football Championship Final in Nenagh.
All-Ireland U-16B Ladies Football Final In what could only be described as a heart stopping game of football, Waterford ladies...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 3:45pm Read More

Blues ready to give short U-17 season a right go

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  Waterford United are ready for the start of the SSE Airtricity U17 League where they will take on Cork...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 3:40pm Read More

More consistent Waterford get Dunne’s vote

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  All-Ireland SHC 1/4 Final: Waterford V Dublin: Preview Tommy Dunne remains optimistic about what’s in store for the remainder...

Tuesday, 21/07/15 - 3:38pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

Brass Band take to the water

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   CITY Of Waterford Brass will be heading to the Dunmore East Adventure Centre this Sunday, June 21 at 12 pm to undertake a novel and quite unique adventure. The band will be performing outside the Adventure Centre at 12 pm,...

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Go behind the scenes of Spraoi

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SPRAOI unseen, an extraordinary behind the scenes look at Waterford’s favourite festival, will receive its world premiere this Saturday, February...

Monday, 16/02/15 - 3:26pm Read More

Finding her voice

Ashley Loftus, who will represent Waterford on The Voice this Sunday night
DUNMORE East girl Ashley Loftus will be Waterford’s representative on this week’s instalment of RTE’s The Voice, where she’ll be...

Tuesday, 27/01/15 - 3:29pm Read More

Entertainment

WATCH: Cilla Black joked about dying this year at last year’s Baftas

Always seen to crack a joke, Cilla Black was on top form at last year’s BAFTA award ceremony.The star was awarded with the 2014 British Academy Television Special Award at the event, in which she gladly chatted to the press...

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Love/Hate actress Susan Loughane victim of holiday scam

Love/Hate star Susan Loughane was set to escape the rain and jet-off to Portugal tomorrow, when she discovered she had...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 2:26pm Read More

PIC: It’s wedding bells for Coronas star

Coronas star Graham Knox proposed to his long term girlfriend Aoife McCormick over the weekend.The couple, who have been together...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 12:40pm Read More

Coffin photo of Bobbi Kristina sold for $100,000

A photo of Bobbi Kristina Brown lying in her casket has reportedly been leaked.The 22-year-old aspiring actress tragically passed away...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 10:54am Read More

WATCH: Step Brothers star John C. Reilly sings Wild Rover at Clare trad session

It looks like joining in on an Irish pub session is the new craze - last week it was ,...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 4:50pm Read More

Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale file for divorce

Singer Gwen Stefani has filed for divorce from her husband Gavin Rossdale.The No Doubt frontwoman has been married to fellow...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 8:42am Read More

National News

Survey indicates that cars with dangerous defects are on the road

A survey by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry has found that half of their members see cars presenting with dangerous defects around once or twice a month.93% of garages have seen cars come in with dangerous tyres in...

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Penalty points to be linked to driving licences

The Government is working on plans to directly link penalty points to a new register of licences. Transport Minister Paschal...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 4:24pm Read More

Noonan ‘ignores’ NAMA letters from Northern Ireland finance committee

Michael Noonan has been accused of ignoring letters from the Northern Ireland finance committee.The committee's chairman said that he wrote...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 4:01pm Read More

O’Brien’s legal action against the Dáil is ‘unwise’ says Creighton

Renua leader Lucinda Creighton says she thinks a legal action by Denis O'Brien against a Dáil Committee is "unwise".Mr O'Brien...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 3:45pm Read More

National Sport

Craig Gordon: Ref made right call

Craig Gordon believes referee Willie Collum was “absolutely spot-on” not to send him off in Celtic’s 2-0 Ladbrokes Premiership win over Ross County on Saturday.The Hoops goalkeeper brought down Jackson Irvine outside the box in the first half when the...

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Benzema blow for Real Madrid

Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema risks missing the start of the season after being diagnosed with a thigh injury.The 27-year-old...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 4:19pm Read More

Katie Taylor pulls out of Limerick fight

Katie Taylor has pulled out of a highly publicised fight in Limerick's Thomond Park next month.The world champion was due...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 3:16pm Read More

Stuart Lancaster: Path clear for Danny Cipriani

Stuart Lancaster insists the path has been cleared for Danny Cipriani to play his way into England’s World Cup squad...

Tuesday, 04/08/15 - 3:12pm Read More