Waterford News

Pedestrians struck by Garda Van

THREE people were hospitalised this morning (Aug 21) after a Garda van, which was attending an incident in a John Street Night Club, rolled down a hill and collided with a car and three pedestrians. The incident happened at approximately 2:45am...

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Arrest made for handbag grab

GARDAÍ arrested a 20 year old man in connection an attempted theft of a handbag from an elderly lady. The...

Thursday, 04/08/16 - 3:57pm Read More

Elderly lady mugged in broad daylight

AN 86 year old lady was mugged yesterday (August 2) on John Street at 4pm in the afternoon. The lady...

Wednesday, 03/08/16 - 8:17am Read More

Patient referrals to private providers almost doubles

THE number of patients outsourced from University Hospital Waterford to private providers, in an effort to achieve the National Waiting...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 4:29pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Senior hurling championship race to News & Star Cup takes shape

Waterford Senior Hurling Mt.Sion v Cappoquin
  Mt. Sion’s Austin Gleeson makes a great catch against Cappoquin’s Shane O’Rourke during their J.J.Kavanagh & Sons Waterford Senior Hurling Championship tie in Fraher Field. Photo Sean Byrne//Deise Sport. With the third round of Senior Hurling Group games completed...

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Superb sub Power wins it for Blues as Murphy joins Newcastle

Daryl Murphy 31/5/2016
WEXFORD YOUTHS 1 WATERFORD UNITED 2 Waterford United made it four wins on the bounce last Sunday at Bunclody FC...

Tuesday, 30/08/16 - 2:45pm Read More

Power off to the PGA Tour

Pictured at Kilcohan Park Greyhound Stadium for the launch of the 2016 Noel Ryan Tree Surgeon Munster Oaks and Casey's Caravan and Camping Park Open Unraced were Chairman Jimmy Maguire, Kevin Moran (Waterford Hurling Captain), Noel Ryan (sponsor) Darragh Heffernan, Doireann Heffernan, Seamus Heffernan and Dees Billy Bobby.
West Waterford Olympian, Seamus Power, sealed his place on next season’s PGA Tour on Sunday by finishing on -11 in...

Tuesday, 30/08/16 - 2:39pm Read More

Thomas Barr back on the track in Zurich

Thomas Dunmore
  Thomas Barr is welcomed home to Dunmore East at the Haven Hotel on Sunday last by younger members of...

Tuesday, 30/08/16 - 2:35pm 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

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


Electric Picnic: The final countdown

It’s the final countown to Electric Picnic 2016. With just over 24 hours to go, over 2,000 performers and multiple stages – there is mighty craic to be had. For all you lucky ticketholders, here’s a list of things not...

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All this controversy because Alicia Keys wore no make-up? It’s all here in today’s showbiz catch-up

Of all the big moments that grabbed our attention at this year’s VMAs, Alicia Keys’ no makeup movement was one...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 6:24pm Read More

WATCH: 2FM’s Jenny Greene and RTÉ Concert Orchestra prepare for Electric Picnic

2FM DJ Jenny Greene & The RTÉ Concert Orchestra have teamed up to play Electric Picnic this year, and preparations...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 4:40pm Read More

Selena Gomez has cancelled her Dublin concert

Eariler this morning we reported that Selena Gomez was taking some time off as she battles panic attacks, anxiety and...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 1:45pm Read More

Red Hot Chili Peppers add second Irish date

Yes, it is too good to be true. The Red Hot Chili Peppers have added an extra Irish date due...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 10:41am Read More

Chris Brown arrest: ‘He got angry when I admired another man’s necklace’, woman claims

Singer Chris Brown has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon. Los Angeles Police Lieutenant Chris Ramirez...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 6:51am Read More

National News

Ministers turn to Attorney General for advice after failing to reach decision on Apple ruling

Ministers are to take further legal advice from the Attorney General, after failing to reach a decision on their response to the Apple tax ruling. Yesterday, the Cabinet spent over five hours debating the European Commission’s ruling. Fine Gael Ministers...

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7 stolen cars recovered in Operation Thor

Gardaí have seized seven stolen cars as part of a crackdown on organised crime in the east of the country....

Thursday, 01/09/16 - 5:58am Read More

Elderly woman knocked down during car robbery

Gardaí in Dublin are investigating after a woman was knocked down during a car robbery in Dublin city. Investigating officers...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 11:41pm Read More

Derry man missing

Gardaí are appealing for help in tracing a missing man from County Derry. 59-year-old Anthony Griffiths, who was visiting Donegal,...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 11:03pm Read More

National Sport

David Luiz return headlines frantic transfer deadline day

David Luiz completed his return to Chelsea on transfer deadline day as the club announced they had re-signed the Brazil defender from Paris St Germain on a three-year deal. Read our transfer deadline day live blog here. Luiz’s switch back...

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Robbie Keane reveals what he told teammates after his final Ireland game

Robbie Keane signed off from his Republic of Ireland career urging the players he leaves behind never to take representing...

Thursday, 01/09/16 - 12:12am Read More

Leicester break their transfer record for Sporting star Islam Slimani

Leicester have announced the signing of Algeria striker Islam Slimani from Sporting Lisbon. The Premier League champions released a statement...

Wednesday, 31/08/16 - 10:50pm Read More

Jack Wilshere completes loan move to Bournemouth

Jack Wilshere has joined Bournemouth on a season-long loan from Arsenal. The 24-year-old had also been considering an offer from...

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