Waterford News

ESB crews hope to have power restored to 10,000 homes by lunchtime

ESB crews are working to restore power to 10,000 homes which are still without electricity following severe lightning strikes last night. Transformers were struck by lightning in the south and south east of the country, causing more than 20,000 homes...

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O’Brien and college part company

PRINCIPAL of De La Salle College Waterford, Gearóid O’Brien is a “very happy” man now that an agreement has been...

Tuesday, 07/10/14 - 2:30pm Read More

City girl is contestant on UK Apprentice

A Waterford city woman who struggled with dyslexia and a stammering problem throughout her young life is set to mix...

Tuesday, 07/10/14 - 2:20pm Read More

Violent Alley Attacks

A WATERFORD alleyway became the scene of two violent attacks this weekend – allegedly by the same criminal gang. In...

Tuesday, 07/10/14 - 2:18pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Radical changes to 2015 Deise senior hurling panel?

It has been an eventful week on the Waterford hurling scene with the announced departures from the scene of experienced individual stars such as Seamus Prendergast and Shane Walsh at the same time as a drip feed emanated from the...

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Nire in seventh heaven as Stradbally bogey is halted

Co.Senior Football Final Stradbally v Nire
This final meeting between the Nire and Stradblly was the seventh between the sides in the past fourteen years and...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 2:16pm Read More

Waterford hosts interpros as Connacht land Youth title

Munster 3
There was no joy for the three Waterford players that were part of the Munster Football Association Youth squad that...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 2:14pm Read More

More changes in Deise’s backroom team for 2015

Frank Flannery 25/5/2014
With the departure of Willie Maher from the Derek McGrath’s Senior Hurling Management team last month, not to Dublin as...

Tuesday, 14/10/14 - 12:10pm 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


Flack: ‘Strictly’ is basically ‘Dirty Dancing’

Caroline Flack feels like she is starring in 'Dirty Dancing'.The former 'Xtra Factor' presenter is incredibly excited to be taking part in 'Strictly Come Dancing' - on which she is partnered with professional dancer Pasha Kovalev - because she can't...

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I’m not just J-Lo’s ex-boyfriend, says J-Lo’s ex-boyfriend

Casper Smart says it's "hard" being Jennifer Lopez's ex-boyfriend.The 27-year-old choreographer split from the 'Booty' singer - who he met...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 12:34pm Read More

I’m a man now, says former TOWIE star

Mark Wright became a man when he met Michelle Keegan.The former 'The Only Way Is Essex' star has confessed that...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 12:31pm Read More

Cheryl: I think Louis is going deaf

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini thinks fellow 'X Factor' judge Louis Walsh is going deaf.The 'Only Human' singer insists Walsh has become hard...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 12:15pm Read More

Deadmau5 is having a row with ‘DJ’ Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton has branded Deadmau5 an attention seeker.The 33-year-old socialite hit back at the DJ on Twitter after he called...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 1:43am Read More

Paltrow dating Glee star

Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk are "openly dating."The Oscar-winning actress, who announced her split from Chris Martin in March after...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 1:38am Read More

National News

Adams speech to address ‘recent political developments’

Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams will deliver a speech in Belfast this morning.Deputy Adams is to deliver the keynote address over what the party describes as recent political developments.The event will take place at the Balmoral Hotel at 11.30am.

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Four accused of interrogating Cahill will not meet Taoiseach, says solicitor

The solicitor of the four people accused of interrogating Mairia Cahill over her allegations of rape says he will not...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 11:10am Read More

Gardaí release photofit of sex assault suspect

Gardaí have asked for the public's help in investigating a sex assault on a woman in her late 30s.The attack...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 10:37am Read More

Anti-water charge protesters aim to scare Government with Hallowe’en march

Anti-water charge campaigners will take to streets of Limerick today wearing Hallowe'en costumes.Marchers will gather at 2pm and burn application...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 10:36am Read More

National Sport

Title perfect birthday present for Dundalk’s Higgins

It was a birthday to remember for Ruaidhrí Higgins as the Dundalk midfielder got his hands on a first league winner's medal following his side's 2-0 victory over Cork City at Oriel Park last night.The former Derry City man turned...

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Harry declares truce with Taarabt

QPR manager Harry Redknapp bears no grudge against Adel Taarabt following their public spat this week and insists he merely...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 12:03pm Read More

Gazza ‘sectioned under Mental Health Act’

Tottenham Hotspur say they are supporting troubled former star Paul Gascoigne after it was reported he had been placed on...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 11:58am Read More

PGA president sacked for ‘gender-based’ tweet about Poulter

Ted Bishop has been sacked as PGA of America president after making "insensitive gender-based statements" about Ian Poulter.Bishop called Poulter...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 10:56am Read More