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


George and Amal celebrate marriage with their friends

The new Mr and Mrs Clooney are throwing yet another party to celebrate their marriage tonight.Following their four-day wedding in Venice, George and Amal have hired out the five star Danesfield House hotel in Buckinghamshire, England.It is expected to be...

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Gallaghers on ‘good terms’ but no reunion in sight

Noel and Liam Gallagher are on "good terms".The brothers and former Oasis bandmates fell out in 2009 and are believed...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:39pm Read More

Beady Eye split

Beady Eye has split up.The rock band - consisting of Liam Gallagher, Gem Archer, Andy Bell, Chris Sharrock and Jay...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 5:23pm Read More

Cream guitarist Jack Bruce dies

Jack Bruce, the composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, died today of liver disease, aged 71.Bassist Bruce was most famous for his...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 5:20pm Read More

Saturday’s TV tips

Pic: ENTERTAINMENT: Strictly Come Dancing (BBC1, 6.30pm)According to James Jordan, this is the worst series of Strictly there has ever...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 4:13pm Read More

‘Mr Big’ reluctant to make another ‘Sex and the City’ movie

Chris Noth doesn't want to make another 'Sex and the City' movie, according to a new report. The 59-year-old actor...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 2:33pm Read More

National News

Dublin Gardaí concerned for missing teenage girl

Gardaí are concerned for the welfare of a teenage girl who has gone missing from her home in Dublin.Gardaí in Ballyfermot are asking for the public's help to find 14-year-old Aoife Coogan, who has been missing from her home since...

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Gardaí charge two in connection with Dublin drug seizure

Two men have been arrested following a drugs haul in south Dublin.Gardaí found heroin with a street value of €80,000...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:29pm Read More

Artist John Shinnors injured in motorway crash

Gardaí are investigating an incident on the M7 Limerick to Dublin motorway in which well-known artist John Shinnors was injured...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:12pm Read More

GSOC to investigate man’s death after release from Garda custody

The Garda Ombudsman has been called in to investigate the death of a man who had been in Garda custody.The...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:04pm Read More

National Sport

Rodgers: Mario doing his best

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers vowed to stick with Mario Balotelli after another goalless but encouraging display against Hull.Balotelli is still to score in the Barclays Premier League since moving to Anfield after the Reds were shut out by the Tigers...

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Real spoil Suarez debut

Real Madrid overcame Neymar's early opening goal to see off arch rivals Barcelona 3-1 at the Bernabeu as Luis Suarez...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:34pm Read More

North proves to be Saints’ one-man bonus point

Northampton 34 Ospreys 6George North's quartet of tries reinvigorated Northampton's European campaign, but the 34-6 victory over the Ospreys came...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 8:31pm Read More

Milanic leaves Leeds post

Leeds' managerial circus returned this evening as owner trigger-happy owner Massimo Cellino parted company with Darko Milanic after six games...

Saturday, 25/10/14 - 7:39pm Read More