Waterford News

Man arrested in murder probe

GARDAI investigating the murder of 31-year-old Samantha Walsh in the city have arrested a man in his late 20’s. The man is currently being detained at Waterford Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act. The Gardai are continuing...

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Murder probe launched after city centre death

THE Gardai have launched a murder investigation after the body of a 31-year-old woman was found in an apartment on...

Saturday, 29/04/17 - 6:37pm Read More

Body discovered in the city

GARDAÍ at Waterford Garda Station are investigating the circumstance  surrounding the discovery of the body of a female in a...

Friday, 28/04/17 - 5:52pm Read More

City man faces charges of funding terrorism

A 25-YEAR-OLD male appeared at Waterford District Court on Friday morning to face charges of financing a terrorist organisation. Hasan...

Friday, 28/04/17 - 3:23pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Skipper Walsh shows delight as dream turns to reality

  FAI INTER LEAGUE YOUTHS CUP FINAL  It was the day that the Waterford players had dreamed of since their opening win in the group stages against the Cork League as the dreams of ending a 22-year wait for FAI...

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Senior hurling race following expected lines after two rounds

  De La Salle’s Eddie Barrett in possession against Dungarvan’s Darragh Lyons during their J.J. Kavanagh & Sons Co. SHC match...

Tuesday, 25/04/17 - 3:00pm Read More

Breen in Argentina for first non-European rally

  One of the highlights of the WRC season, Rally Argentina is eagerly anticipated by the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi...

Tuesday, 25/04/17 - 2:54pm Read More

McDonagh joins list of St. Paul’s BC Irish champions

Sheamie McDonagh (St. Paul’s Boxing Club) continued the club’s brilliant record of National titles over the past 41 years on...

Tuesday, 25/04/17 - 2:51pm 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

Amy Childs gives birth to ‘perfect’ baby girl

Reality TV star Amy Childs has declared her baby “perfect” after becoming a mother for the first time. Childs, 26, who shot to fame on The Only Way Is Essex, has had a baby girl. Amy Childs (Matt Crossick/PA) The...

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Line Of Duty viewers hope to discover Balaclava Man’s identity

Line Of Duty comes to a conclusion on Sunday night – and viewers hope to learn the identity of the...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 10:05am Read More

Amanda Holden whacks Golden Buzzer for hilarious Daliso on BGT

It was Amanda Holden’s turn to push the coveted Golden Buzzer on Britain’s Got Talent as her prayers for a...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 9:38am Read More

All Round To Mrs Brown’s returning for second series in 2018

Saturday night chat show All Round To Mrs Brown’s is returning to BBC1. The debut series, in which Mrs Brown’s...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 7:55am Read More

Doctor Who fans relish punch for racist character

Doctor Who fans are cheering on the Time Lord for attacking a racist character in Saturday night’s episode. The episode...

Saturday, 29/04/17 - 10:28pm Read More

Paddy McGuinness pays tribute to Take Me Out contestant after death aged 22

Paddy McGuinness has paid further tribute to a Take Me Out contestant who died after appearing on the show. Paddy...

Saturday, 29/04/17 - 10:28pm Read More

National News

‘I’m proud of freedom struggle,’ says Michelle O’Neill at Loughgall memorial parade

Sinn Féin’s Michelle O’Neill has defended her participation in an event to commemorate the deaths of eight IRA men killed in Loughgall, Co Armagh, in 1987. The party’s leader in Northern Ireland insisted there was no contradiction in commemorating the...

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Gardaí arrest man in connection with woman’s murder in Waterford

Gardaí investigating a woman’s murder in Waterford city have made an arrest. The body of 31-year-old Samantha Walsh was found...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 7:19pm Read More

Pensioner adds to medal haul after running 10k Great Limerick Run on breakfast of boiled egg and bread

By David Raleigh Eighty-six-year old Phonsie Clifford crossed the finish line of the 2017 Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run, and...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 5:00pm Read More

Survey: Eight out of 10 motorists ‘very supportive’ of roadside drug testing

A survey has found that 97% of motorists would support new roadside drug testing measures. Almost 80% of more than...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 4:23pm Read More

National Sport

Scott Sinclair reinforces #notoracism message after Old Firm win

Scott Sinclair has posted a picture on social media showing the alleged racist abuse he suffered during Saturday’s Old Firm derby. The Celtic winger posted a still from footage of the game at Ibrox, which Celtic won 5-1, apparently showing...

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WATCH: Pescara midfielder Sulley Muntari booked after reporting racial abuse to Serie A referee

Sulley Muntari walked off the pitch in protest during Pescara’s clash with Cagliari today having been booked after reporting racist...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 9:53pm Read More

5 things we learned from the Premier League action this weekend

Victories for Chelsea at Everton and Tottenham against Arsenal meant the gap at the top of the table stayed at...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 9:29pm Read More

Rafael Nadal becomes first man in Open era to win same ATP Tour event 10 times

Rafael Nadal reached double figures for the second week in succession with a 10th title at the Barcelona Open. By...

Sunday, 30/04/17 - 9:17pm Read More