Waterford News

Bus drivers to strike from midnight

GOVERNMENT inaction in the Bus Éireann dispute which has now evolved into an all-out strike by drivers from midnight tonight, has been slammed by a Waterford TD. Sinn Féin Deputy David Cullinane said:“Minister Shane Ross has sat on his hands throughout...

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Waterford mourns late Capt.Dara Fitzpatrick

THE tricolour is flying at half mast over the Irish Coastguard Station in Dunmore East and a light switched on...

Tuesday, 14/03/17 - 4:23pm Read More

Joy Bells to ring out at Christ Church Cathedral

ON Sunday next, March 19 Dr. Mary McAleese, former President of Ireland, will preach in Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford, at...

Tuesday, 14/03/17 - 11:28am Read More

Ever seen an Irish lizard in Waterford?

IRELAND really is home to two fascinating lizard species and the Irish Wildlife Trust is calling on wildlife enthusiasts to...

Tuesday, 07/03/17 - 11:22am Read More

Waterford Sport

Jack O’Donoghue is on a mission

Jack O’Donoghue during Munster Rugby Squad Training at UL, Limerick this week. Thee Woodstown man is eager to get back on the field of play after missing recent games due to injury. Photo: INPHO/Donall Farmer. Jack O’Donoghue may be an...

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The Walsh Park debate is alive and well in 2017

Walsh Park…..is it fit for a county of Waterford’s GAA standing? Photo: Inpho. It’s funny the way things come up....

Tuesday, 21/03/17 - 4:37pm Read More

Irish eyes are smiling after Euros qualification

  The Irish players celebrate after they qualified for U-17 European Championships. Included are Lee O’Connor, captain (back right) and...

Tuesday, 21/03/17 - 4:29pm Read More

Jackson takes senior National Duathlon crown

  Kieran Jackson (Waterford Triathlon Club) on his way to winning the Senior National Duathlon Championship held in Clarinbridge, Co....

Tuesday, 21/03/17 - 4:23pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

It’s time to Imagine!

  THE 15th annual Imagine Arts Festival in Waterford gets underway tonight (Oct 20) and will run for 10 days with a programme of over 60 events on offer celebrating a literature, music, art, craft, dance, theatre and Trad including...

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‘We haven’t had an earthquake lately’

IN recognition of the many benefits of reading, the Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) is hosting a public reading of Waterfordians’...

Thursday, 06/10/16 - 3:45pm Read More

We’re going southbound

THE Propeller Palms are one of the greatest bands to ever come out of Waterford. This isn’t advertising spiel…this is...

Thursday, 05/11/15 - 9:32am Read More

Entertainment

How to win MasterChef according to the judges, Gregg Wallace and John Torode

MasterChef is back for a 13th series on the BBC, but what does it take to be crowned champion? We caught up with judges Gregg Wallace and John Torode to find out what they’re looking for. To win over Gregg…...

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Vogue Williams still on the mend following knee injury received on The Jump

Vogue Williams is still recovering from the knee injury she received on winter sports competition The Jump. The presenter had...

Monday, 27/03/17 - 7:51am Read More

Gary Lineker congratulates ex-wife Danielle Bux on pregnancy

Gary Lineker has congratulated his ex-wife Danielle Bux after she shared a picture online appearing to confirm she is pregnant....

Sunday, 26/03/17 - 9:31pm Read More

Carol Vorderman reveals her mother’s battle with terminal cancer

Carol Vorderman has revealed her mother has been diagnosed with terminal cancer. The former Countdown presenter, 56, went on Twitter...

Sunday, 26/03/17 - 9:31pm Read More

‘Dreamy’ Tom Hardy wows mothers again with Bedtime Story for Cbeebies

Tom Hardy gave women across the nation a Mother’s Day treat when he read the Bedtime Story on children’s TV...

Sunday, 26/03/17 - 9:30pm Read More

Aidan O’Mahony wins Dancing With The Stars

Former Kerry footballer Aidan O’Mahony has won RTE’s Dancing With the Stars in tonight’s viewer-voted final. A delighted Aidan said:...

Sunday, 26/03/17 - 9:46pm Read More

National News

Sinn Féin set to publish motion of no confidence in Garda Commissioner

A government TD says they have to find out who was responsible for huge data mistakes within An Garda Siochana. Errors could see thousands of people have their penalty points wiped, while figures for breath tests were found to be...

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Fire Brigade tackle blaze in Wicklow

A fire at Bray in county Wicklow has sent a plume of smoke across south County Dublin this morning. The...

Monday, 27/03/17 - 8:41am Read More

Woman’s body found in Cork

The body of a woman in her late 30s was discovered early this morning at a home on Popham’s Road...

Monday, 27/03/17 - 9:30am Read More

Colleagues’ ‘hearts and thoughts’ with family of Coast Guard who died at sea

Rescue teams which recovered the body of an Irish Coast Guard pilot from the Atlantic seabed have said their hearts...

Monday, 27/03/17 - 8:24am Read More

National Sport

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has a new glow-in-the-dark haircut

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is star – and now he has a haircut to match. The Borussia Dortmund striker showed off his new haircut via Instagram today – and it’s certainly eye-catching. Barber G – the barber in Paris who initially posted...

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All square between Donegal and Monahan – thanks to last-gasp McManus penalty

Donegal 1-11 Monaghan 1-11 By Alan Foley Conor McManus has been the man whose saved Monaghan on penalty of occasions...

Sunday, 26/03/17 - 6:46pm Read More

Bradley Lowery leading out England at Wembley is everything that’s good about football

There was scarcely a football fan unmoved as Bradley Lowery led England on to the pitch to face Lithuania alongside...

Sunday, 26/03/17 - 7:32pm Read More

Jamie Vardy interrupts England fans’ afternoon naps by inconsiderately scoring

England fans took the opportunity to catch up on the hour of sleep they missed overnight during their team’s sedate...

Sunday, 26/03/17 - 7:30pm Read More