Waterford News

Important travel advice ahead of Sunday’s All-Ireland SHC Quarter-final in Cork

The brand new Pairc Uí Chaoimh, which will play host to the two All-Ireland SHC Quarter finals at the weekend, including Waterford v Wexford at 4pm on Sunday. Photo: Inpho.   Ahead of Sunday’s All-Ireland SHC Quarter-final between Waterford and...

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Nine-year wait for hospital appointment

IN a new report published today (Thursday) the Irish Hospital Consultants’ Association (IHCA) have highlighted the acute shortage of urologists...

Thursday, 20/07/17 - 4:14pm Read More

Shotgun discharged through window

GARDAÍ in Waterford are investigating a report that a shotgun was discharged through a front downstairs window of a house...

Thursday, 20/07/17 - 9:24am Read More

UHW apologises after the death of Baby Eli

A husband and wife wept as they recalled bringing their baby home in a tiny white coffin after his death...

Thursday, 13/07/17 - 7:10pm Read More

Waterford Sport

McGrath stands by winning formula

  Waterford’s manager Derek McGrath celebrates after Sunday’s All-Ireland SHC win over Wexford in Cork. Photo: Inpho. All-Ireland SHC Quarter-final: Waterford v Wexford: Derek McGrath After making the All Ireland semis for a third consecutive year on Sunday, Derek McGrath...

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“We’ll win the league the way we’re playing”

  Waterford FC’s two goal hero Shane O’Connor runs at the Cobh defence in the first half. Photo: Noel Browne....

Tuesday, 25/07/17 - 4:18pm Read More

Camphire International Horse Trials & Country Fair this weekend

  Pictured at the launch were: L tor R: Joanne Hurley, Irish Country Manager, GAIN Equine Nutrition, Paul Brady, Event...

Tuesday, 25/07/17 - 4:12pm Read More

Sassy Sally sizzles to defeat Rio

  Lough Tiger, the winner of the Bolands Citroen 325 Final and Samantha Molloy is pictured receiving the winner’s prize...

Tuesday, 25/07/17 - 4:06pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

It’s time to Imagine!

  THE 15th annual Imagine Arts Festival in Waterford gets underway tonight (Oct 20) and will run for 10 days with a programme of over 60 events on offer celebrating a literature, music, art, craft, dance, theatre and Trad including...

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‘We haven’t had an earthquake lately’

IN recognition of the many benefits of reading, the Waterford Healing Arts Trust (WHAT) is hosting a public reading of Waterfordians’...

Thursday, 06/10/16 - 3:45pm Read More

We’re going southbound

THE Propeller Palms are one of the greatest bands to ever come out of Waterford. This isn’t advertising spiel…this is...

Thursday, 05/11/15 - 9:32am Read More

Entertainment

Missing Love Island? Don’t worry Netflix got your back

Love Island has finished for another year and some people are absolutely distraught – many are channel flicking anxiously searching for something to watch at 9pm every night. Here’s a list of some shows on Netflix that might fill the...

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EastEnder Linda Carter to return to the soap next month

EastEnders fans will see Linda Carter back in Albert Square within weeks. The character has been off screen since November,...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 5:10pm Read More

Montana Brown went on Love Island to ‘open doors’ in the public eye

Love Island contestant Montana Brown has said she went on the dating programme in order to “open some doors” for...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 4:40pm Read More

Stormzy ‘giving God the glory’ as he receives Mercury Prize nod

he nominees for the Mercury Prize 2017 have reacted with joy at being named on the prestigious award’s shortlist. Stormzy,...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 3:50pm Read More

Marcus Mumford to star in celebrity Grenfell football match as he hits out at ‘shambolic’ response

Marcus Mumford has slammed the “shambolic” initial response to the Grenfell Tower fire as he announced a charity football game...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 3:50pm Read More

Love Island’s Marcel Somerville signs book deal

Love Island fans who have been paging Dr Marcel for romantic advice will have their questions answered now the reality...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 3:20pm Read More

National News

Irish tourists urged to be extra vigilant to avoid extra charges when hiring cars on holidays

The European Consumer Centre is advising Irish people to be extra vigilant if hiring cars on holidays during the coming weeks. It says some tourists are being charged for damages which they are not responsible for. The warning comes after...

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Man in 80s in serious condition after being hit by bus in Dublin

An elderly man is in a serious condition after he was hit by a bus in Dublin today. The pedestrian...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 5:30pm Read More

RTÉ staff call for publication of gender pay data

NUJ and Siptu members working in RTÉ met at lunchtime today to discuss gender and equality issues in the organisation....

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 5:20pm Read More

Dept of Health and HSE at odds over 9 life-changing drugs

The Department of Health and the HSE are at odds of the provision of nine new life-changing drugs. The approved...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 5:10pm Read More

National Sport

FAI confirm ticket allocation for away games

The FAI have announced that that 3,000 tickets have been secured for the Republic of Ireland’s 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier away to Georgia in Tbilisi on September 2 and 3,500 tickets for the qualifier away to Wales in Cardiff...

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Frank Warren certain Tyson Fury will return despite latest quit talk

Frank Warren has “guaranteed” Tyson Fury will reclaim the world heavyweight title after dismissing suggestions he has retired. The 28-year-old...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 5:40pm Read More

Alexis Sanchez will return to training on Sunday says Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger has confirmed Alexis Sanchez will begin training on Sunday as the Arsenal striker looks to find full fitness...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 5:40pm Read More

Controversy as 50-1 winner in Yarmouth turns out to be stablemate

Controversy reigned at Yarmouth when it was discovered that the Philip (Charlie) McBride-trained Mandarin Princess, winner of the opening two-year-old...

Thursday, 27/07/17 - 5:10pm Read More