Waterford News

New Shopping Complex will be a ‘game changer’

IN this week’s edition of The Waterford News & Star, we reveal the concept images for the new Waterford City Centre Shopping Complex that senior officials say could be delivered within the next 2-3 years. The development, which dominates thousands...

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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...

Thursday, 09/10/14 - 9:41am Read More

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

Waterford Sport

Cratloe cash in on O’Sullivan sending off

Brian O'Sullivan with Michael Hawes 26/10/2014
Score of the Match Cratloe’s pace and precision carved up the Gunners defence with just eight minutes elapsed. Podge Collins broke onto a ball around halfway and immediately recognised the possibilities. He steamed into the space and ran right at...

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Brickeys bounce back to senior ranks after one year away

Co.Intermediate Football Final Brickeys v Portlaw
One year on from being relegated to the Intermediate grade Brickey Rangers bounced back in Walsh Park on Sunday last...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:34pm Read More

Spate of Déise retirements brings great era to an end

Seamus Prendergast and Stephen Molumphy 28/3/2010
In today’s paper, for the third week in a row, we carry a tribute to a great Waterford hurler who...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:21pm Read More

Costine brace helps Grannagh to cup success

Grannagh McGrath
Grannagh will meet De La Salle in the next round of the Munster Junior Cup after they won their replayed...

Tuesday, 28/10/14 - 12:15pm 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


Bieber ‘depressed’ over split with Selena

Justin Bieber is reportedly "depressed" over his recent split from Selena Gomez.The 20-year-old singer is believed to be heartbroken after the 'Come And Get It' hitmaker rejected any of his advances to reignite their relationship.A source told HollywoodLife.com: "Justin has...

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Internet ‘makes people stupid’, says John Lydon

John Lydon thinks the internet is to blame for making a lot of young people "incredibly stupid".The former Sex Pistols...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 5:24pm Read More

Lots of new material in the wings for twigs

FKA twigs is "constantly" making new music.The 26-year-old singer - whose real name is Tahliah Barnett - already has a...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 3:51pm Read More

TOWIE Ricky on Twitter break after break-up with Jessica

Ricky Rayment is taking a break from Twitter after splitting from Jessica Wright.'The Only Way Is Essex' star split from...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 3:45pm Read More

Thursday’s TV tips

FILM: Fair Game (Film4, 6.40pm)(2010) This fact-based drama is all about the build-up to the Iraq War.CIA agent Valerie Plame's...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 3:20pm Read More

WATCH: More warnings for Love/Hate’s Siobhan

RTÉ's Love/Hate teasers are our guilty pleasure at the moment and their latest release hasn't let us down.Though more warnings...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 2:55pm Read More

National News

Security alert over suspicious object in Lurgan

A security alert is under way after the discovery of a suspicious object in County Armagh.It was found in a fast food restaurant on Union Street, Lurgan, at around 10.30pm tonight.British Army bomb disposal experts are at the scene and...

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Phil Hogan officially resigns to take up European role

The former Environment Minister has formally submitted his resignation from the Oireachtas, to take up his role as EU Commissioner.Phil...

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Man to appear in court over Dublin airport ebola hoax

A 56-year-old man who was arrested in connection with an incident on board an aircraft at Dublin Airport today is...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 8:36pm Read More

Man dead after work accident in Drogheda

A 46-year-old man has died following a industrial accident in Co Louth.The incident happened at the Premier Periclase plant on...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 8:02pm Read More

National Sport

Everton profits soar to delight of club officials

Everton have revealed record profits of more than £28million for the 2013/14 season.The profits of £28.2million come off the back of a 39 per cent rise in turnover to £120.5million, boosted by broadcast revenues of £88.5million courtesy of the Barclays...

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Pardew happy with depth of squad and younger players

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew has warned his players few of them can count on their place in his team after...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 11:05pm Read More

Hamilton: Double points rule not a problem

Lewis Hamilton is determined not to let the spectre of double points on offer in the final grand prix impact...

Thursday, 30/10/14 - 8:08pm Read More

Fernandez has red card rescinded after appeal

Swansea defender Federico Fernandez has had his red card against Liverpool in midweek rescinded.The Argentinian centre-back was shown a straight...

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