Waterford News

Healthy food options go on the menu at University Hospital Waterford

FRESH fruit, salads and yogurts are among the healthy options which will be offered to young patients in the Paediatric unit of University Hospital Waterford. New menus are to be introduced following complaints from the parent of a five-year-old child...

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Hero Garda mowed down in car chase

A DRAMATIC incident that unfolded in broad daylight in Lismore Park in the city on Thursday afternoon, saw a car...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 3:19pm Read More

300-year-old city church undergoes transformation

  PHASE one of work on the restoration and transformation of the beautiful 300-year-old St. Patricks United Church, a Georgian...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 2:59pm Read More

Showcasing Deise’s food heroes

Pictured overlooking Waterford City are Grainne Walsh, Owner, Metalman Breweries, Waterford City, Dermot Walsh, Co-Owner, M and D Bakeries, Waterford City, John Crowley, Farmer, Mooncoin, Co. Kilkenny, Paul Nolan, Chair of the Harvest Festival and Group Development Manager, Dawn Meats, Waterford and Linda Heylmann, Flanagan’s Fresh Fish Merchants, Waterford City. Picture: Patrick Browne
  THIS year’s Harvest Festival will showcase the best of what Waterford and the South East food producers have to...

Tuesday, 19/08/14 - 2:31pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Munster register first win of Foley era at sold out RSC

MunsterÕs  Robin Copeland 29/8/2014
Many uneducated rugby people believe that the heartbeat of Munster rugby only beats in Limerick and Cork because that’s where the province play their home games. Well if they were in the RSC on Friday night last or read of...

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Carew saddened by unfinished project

Niall Carew 6/7/2013
Niall Carew feels exasperated and dismayed about how his two year term has ended. “I’m quite sad leaving it when...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 3:16pm Read More

Hurley’s star continues to rise as he helps GB&I to Swedish win

St Andrews Trophy Win
What a year it’s been so far for West Waterford amateur golfer Gary Hurley and it got even better over...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 3:13pm Read More

Passage and Dungarvan set to light up Fraher Field

SHC Rd4 Passage v Fourmilewater
Saturday Next at Fraher Field – 7.30 p.m. J. J. Kavanagh & Sons S.H.C. Quarter Final – Passage Vs. Dungarvan...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 3:09pm 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


All eyes on Kim at awards for men

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian stole the show at a glitzy awards do - designed to celebrate men.The socialite, 33, who is in the UK with her rapper husband Kanye West and their daughter North, was presented with the Woman...

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Police charge Bieber with assault

Justin Bieber faces new charges after being arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision between a minivan and...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 6:12pm Read More

Elbow announce six UK tour dates

The alternative rock band Elbow will perform six intimate shows in total, with three-night residencies at Manchester's O2 Apollo and...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 6:08pm Read More

Carrie underwood’s dogs make a big announcement via Instagram

Carrie Underwood and her husband Mike Fisher are expecting their first child!The country singer made the announcement on her Instagram...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 5:43pm Read More

Joey Essex is insuring his hair for £1M

The ex-TOWIE star - who is known for his perfectly coiffured quiff - revealed plans to protect his most valuable...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 4:52pm Read More

Tuesday’s TV tips

DOCUMENTARY: Dogs: Their Secret Lives (Channel 4, 8pm)Dogs are pretty great creatures. They love hanging out with their human buddies...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 4:22pm Read More

National News

IMO to ballot consultants over pay and career proposals

The Irish Medical Organisation is to ballot its members on proposals from the Labour Relations Commission on consultants' pay and career structure.However, the IMO will not make a recommendation on the issue to its members, saying while the proposals are...

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Dublin Bike scheme offline due to connection failure

Cyclists using the Dublin Bike scheme were prevented from accessing docking stations last night.The 41 docking stations in the Capital...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 7:31am Read More

Goodbody’s predicts rising house prices for many years

A leading stockbroker says property prices in Ireland will rise for years to come.Goodbody's pointed out that ongoing supply shortages...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 7:16am Read More

Cabinet to discuss abortion, Irish troops in the Golan Heights and the economy

The Cabinet holds its first meeting since the summer break this afternoon, and the deployment of Irish troops in the...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 7:14am Read More

National Sport

Brady: We won’t be going to Georgia for a draw

Robbie Brady insists the Republic of Ireland will not be fazed by the prospect of launching their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign in the white heat of Tbilisi.Martin O'Neill's side are assured a hostile welcome when they head for Georgia on...

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Watson names US wild cards for Ryder Cup

Redemption was the overriding theme after United States captain Tom Watson named Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson as...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 7:21am Read More

Monfils beats Dimitrov to set up quarter-final with Federer

Roger Federer buried another of last year's ghosts by defeating Roberto Bautista Agut to reach the quarter-finals of the US...

Wednesday, 03/09/14 - 6:58am Read More

Double injury blow for Leinster

Ireland and Leinster flanker Jordi Murphy is set to miss this year's November Internationals.Leinster have confirmed that the player will...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 7:44pm Read More