Waterford News

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 offer, from the smallest food businesses working from home kitchens to international market leaders of the food industry. Now in...

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High-quality fake €20 notes circulating in six counties

Retailers and consumers are being warned to be on the lookout for fake €20 notes.Gardaí are advising that high-quality forgeries...

Saturday, 09/08/14 - 9:08am Read More

New career opens up for shopkeeper putting up the ‘closed’ signs

Donal and Sarah Jacob outside the shop which closes this Thrusday. Pic: Joe Evans
ANOTHER piece of old Waterford is to disappear from the city’s landscape this Thursday when Jacobs shop at 6 Upper...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 12:44pm Read More

Regulator putting the brakes on Credit Union lending

Sean Maher, Vice-Chair and Acting President at St. Dominic Credit Union 46th Annual General Meeting in Dooley's Hotel with Joe Busher, Manager, St Dominic Credit Union.
THE ongoing placing of restrictions on how much people can borrow from credit unions and forcing borrowers to repay loans...

Wednesday, 23/07/14 - 4:08pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Waterford trio in action at Europeans in Zurich

The big meeting of the season in Europe starting today (Tuesday) will be staged in Zurich in Switzerland. It’s the European Athletic Championships and Ireland is sending 30 athletes to compete there including three from Ferrybank AC and they will...

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Lyons stands aside after hardest week

Derek Lyons 22/7/2014
Derek Lyons closed the book on his five year journey with this proud group of Waterford players as he confirmed...

Tuesday, 12/08/14 - 3:54pm Read More

Determined Gunners show real championship credentials

SHC Ballygunner v Mt.Sion
It may be early days yet in the race for the senior hurling title but Ballygunner signalled their intent in...

Tuesday, 12/08/14 - 3:51pm Read More

Shanahans strike late to give Lismore first win

SHC RD3 Roanmore v Lismore
Two points in added time, from Maurice and Dan Shanahan respectively, gave Lismore the victory over Roanmore in Walsh Park...

Tuesday, 12/08/14 - 3:46pm 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


Jessie J announces album release date

Jessie J will release her third studio album 'Sweet Talker' on October 13.The songstress, who is currently riding high in the charts with her latest release 'Bang Bang', which also features Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj, is set to take...

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‘Super jealous’ Mariah ‘partly to blame’ for split with hubby

Mariah Carey's jealousy is reportedly partly to blame for her and Nick Cannon's split.The 44-year-old singer is said to have...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 5:02pm Read More

Film reviews

Scarlett Johansson is blessed with superhuman strength in Lucy, Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan fall in love in the romantic...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 4:17pm Read More

Dominican Republic bans Miley

Miley Cyrus has been banned from performing in the Dominican Republic.The 21-year-old singer was due to perform in the country...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 3:02pm Read More

Friday’s TV tips

MUSIC: Greg & Jen @ Reading (BBC3, 7pm) Have you recovered from Glastonbury yet, or any of the other festivals...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 2:50pm Read More

Ross return to radio ‘a disgrace’, says DJ

The return of Jonathan Ross to Radio 2 six years after the Sachsgate scandal has been branded "a disgrace" by...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 2:19pm Read More

National News

HSE publish terms of reference for abortion case review

The HSE has published the terms of reference for its review into the case of a suicidal woman who was refused an abortion.A four-member panel will be tasked with establish all of the facts surrounding the care of "Ms Y".The...

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Appeal over missing Meath man, 20

Gardaí in Co Meath are calling for the public's help to find missing 20-year-old John Ryan.He's been missing from his...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 8:01pm Read More

Gardaí issue appeal over cars linked to Andy Connors shooting

Gardaí investigating the fatal shooting of a man in Dublin last Tuesday night have renewed their appeal for information.Andy Connors,...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 7:11pm Read More

‘There was literally no food at asylum centre’; Hundreds protest in Limerick

Around 300 people attended a protest in Limerick city to call for the abolishment of direct provision centres which house...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 3:32pm Read More

National Sport

McGee earns US Open place

Ireland's James McGee defied cramp and missed opportunities to defeat Zhang Ze and qualify for the main draw of the US Open.It is the first time the 27-year-old has come through qualifying at a grand slam and there was no...

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Mackay: No excuse for my texts

Malky Mackay has apologised for the discriminatory text messages he sent during his time as manager of Cardiff.Mackay has come...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 6:20pm Read More

Undecided Grealish chosen for U21 squad

Jack Grealish has been named in the Ireland U21 squad for their final European Championship qualifier against Germany next month....

Friday, 22/08/14 - 5:00pm Read More

Rodgers has ‘complete confidence’ new signings won’t be disruptive

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has warned that no incoming player will be allowed to threaten the "fantastic environment" at the...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 4:58pm Read More