Waterford News

Man and woman remain in custody following bank robbery

A MALE and female, who were arrested in connection with an armed robbery at Ulster Bank on the Quay, on Friday afternoon, are to remain in custody until this evening. A man entered the bank at 1.30pm and produced what’s...

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Guilty verdict in assault case

A 30-year-old man was found guilty of assault causing harm at Waterford’s Circuit Criminal Court this afternoon, following an incident with...

Friday, 05/02/16 - 2:32pm Read More

Five arrested in connection to Waterford burglaries

THIS morning, an operation conducted in response to burglaries committed in Waterford, Tramore and Dungarvan in January, led to the...

Thursday, 04/02/16 - 4:47pm Read More

Those shoes were made for walking

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WHAT you believe in, what you say and what you would hope to do when you find favour with the...

Monday, 01/02/16 - 6:23pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Waterford edge out Tipperary for opening round league win

Sinead Ryan 27/9/2015
  Sinead Ryan’s eight points were crucial to Waterford’s opening round league win over Tipperary in Piltown on Sunday. Photo: Inpho. LIDL LADIES FOOTBALL NATIONAL LEAGUE Waterford Ladies football team opened their LIDL league campaign with a hard earned one...

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“There’s no place I’d rather be than Waterford”

Roddy & Mac
  Waterford United boss has been busy signing up players for his squad for the upcoming League of Ireland season,...

Tuesday, 02/02/16 - 3:44pm Read More

Breen makes it a Beat three-in-a-row for Waterford

Craig Breen
  2015 South East Sports Star of the Year, Craig Breen, at the overall awards night at Mount Wolseley on...

Tuesday, 02/02/16 - 3:40pm Read More

Nearly 2,500 compete at 25th John Treacy Classic

John Treacy on hand as the Official Starter
  John Treacy on hand as the Official Starter of the 25th John Treacy Classic in Dungarvan on Sunday last....

Tuesday, 02/02/16 - 3:37pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

We’re going southbound

Propeller Palms, appearing in Central Arts, Central Hall tomorrow night.
THE Propeller Palms are one of the greatest bands to ever come out of Waterford. This isn’t advertising spiel…this is fact. They have performed sold out gigs all over the country and ahead of their latest, very special gig at...

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Brass Band take to the water

   CITY Of Waterford Brass will be heading to the Dunmore East Adventure Centre this Sunday, June 21 at 12 pm...

Thursday, 18/06/15 - 9:29am Read More

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


Beyonce is coming to Croke Park

Beyonce is going on a world tour and she's stopping off in Ireland.The American star, who performed at the Super Bowl, will play Croke Park on July 9, it was confirmed today.[raw][/raw]She will kick off the European leg of the...

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Bourne filmmakers reveal name of new movie

The latest Bourne movie will be called 'Jason Bourne'.The first trailer for Matt Damon's return as the super spy aired...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 10:42am Read More

Go behind the scenes of Spraoi

spraoi unseen
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

World Premiere at Central Hall

The Cast of Hooked, making its world premiere in Waterford this January
THINGS are really getting exciting at Central Arts with the year kicking off with the world premiere of Gillian Grattan’s...

Wednesday, 21/01/15 - 4:05pm Read More

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...

Friday, 18/04/14 - 9:29am Read More

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

National News

Labour: We will increase price of cigarettes by 45c a year

A tax on sugary drinks and increased tax on tobacco are part of Labour's economic plan if re-elected.The party has also stated its intention to scrap the USC for those earning under €72,000 a year. If enacted, the plans would...

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Dublin restaurant issued with closure order

One closure order and one prohibition order were served on separate food businesses in January, the Food Safety Authority of...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 11:52am Read More

30-foot waves recorded as Storm Imogen batters south and west

Power crews were attempting to restore electricity to thousands of homes in the south and south-west after Storm Imogen’s near...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 12:11pm Read More

Former Fianna Fáil TD says ‘national stability’ coalition would be better than second election

A former Fianna Fáil TD says he would be open to the idea of a "national stability" coalition government.Sean Haughey,...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 11:20am Read More

National Sport

League talking points: Dynamic Donegal; Roscommon’s work-ethic; Kerry’s support acts

Peter McNamara takes a look at the key talking points from the weekend's Allianz League action.1 Dynamic DonegalDonegal have scored more in each of their two Allianz NFL Division 1 encounters individually than both Down and Cork registered against them...

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Watch Robbie Keane and Steven Gerrard prank LA Galaxy teammate Dos Santos

Former Liverpool teammates Robbie Keane and Steven Gerrard look like they are thoroughly enjoying life playing football in the sunshine...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 12:47pm Read More

Rhys Ruddock hails Ireland strength in depth to secure draw against Wales

Ireland have proved they can still set the RBS Six Nations standard, even without a raft of injured frontline stars,...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 11:33am Read More

Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane went to the Super Bowl together; Twitter cannot cope

Ah Superbowl Sunday - the annual day when thousands of people around the world pretend to know and care about...

Monday, 08/02/16 - 11:02am Read More