Waterford News

100 people clean up Cleaboy in 100th Day Challenge

Some of the helpers who helped out with Children's Group Link 100th Day challenge clean up at Norwood. Photo: Joe Evans
  UP to 100 people donned high-visibility jackets and rubber gloves and with great vigour and enthusiasm took on the 100th Day Waterford City Challenge. Group Link CEO Brendan Halligan said the fundraiser, which is run in partnership with Waterford...

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Neglected mare put to sleep because of “absolute starvation”

A NEGLECTED mare, which was so starved that she had no blood pressure and the whites of her eyes had turned yellow from...

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 3:20pm Read More

Shopping local will boost city economy

Fianna Fail councillor Adam Wyse.
WATERFORD’S retail sector would receive a massive boost if everyone made a conscious decision to shop local on Easter Saturday...

Wednesday, 09/04/14 - 5:27pm Read More

Co Waterford GP speaks out about health service problems

Dr. David Janes
                        A COUNTY Waterford GP has raised concerns over...

Wednesday, 09/04/14 - 5:01pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Minors leave it late to make winning opening defence in Ennis

Munster Minor Hurling Championship at Cusack Park
Scorers:- Waterford – Patrick Curran 0 – 7 (6Fs), Eddie Meaney 1 – 1, Patrick Hogan, Shane Ryan, Eddie O’Halloran, Shane Bennett and Darragh Lyons 0 – 1 each. Clare – Aaron Shanagher 0 – 7 (5Fs,1’65’), Ian Galvin  ...

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Carrick crowned Premier champions once again

Carrick are Champs
Carrick United have got their hands back on the O’Neill’s Premier League trophy as a lone goal from John Murphy...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 3:40pm Read More

Seamus Power flying high on America’s eGolf Tour

Seamus Power
  West Waterford native, Seamus Power, is, as they say in golf, ripping it up at the moment on the...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 3:36pm Read More

An afternoon of doubles in the Seaside sunshine

Race 6 tramore
  Trainers Philip Rothwell and Philip Fenton together with seven pound conditional jockey Andrew Ring and Paul Townend were the...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 3:32pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

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 one of Ireland’s most popular comedians. His cutting commentary and performances cover all aspects of life and nothing is safe...

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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

Three to see this week

Des Bishop: Coming Home DES Bishop is coming home after spending over a year in China. He has some fun stories...

Thursday, 27/02/14 - 4:47pm Read More


Miley Cyrus ‘on medical rest’ in hospital

Miley Cyrus has been taken to hospital and has cancelled a concert after suffering a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics.A spokeswoman for the singer said the 21-year-old had cancelled her 'Bangerz' concert in Kansas City, Missouri.Publicist Meghan Prophet said in...

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Lohan mother sentenced for drink-driving

Lindsay Lohan's mother has been ordered to perform 100 hours of community service.Dina Lohan pled guilty in court in Long...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 7:31pm Read More

Tuesday’s TV Tips

Here's our guide to the best TV to watch tonight.Living the Wildlife (RTÉ One, 7pm) Emmy Award winning cameraman Colin...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 6:02pm Read More

Rowling to write Quidditch reports

'Harry Potter' creator JK Rowling is turning sports writer to pen a series of match reports from the fictional Quidditch...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 5:55pm Read More

Mirren set for role opposite Cranston

Helen Mirren is in talks for 'Trumbo.'The 'RED 2' actress is negotiating a role to star opposite Bryan Cranston in...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 5:47pm Read More

Wood’s stepson: ‘Question mark’ over L’Wren’s death

Ronnie Wood's stepson claims there is still a "question mark" over the death of L'Wren Scott. Jamie Wood - who...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 3:51pm Read More

National News

Gardaí investigate latest in spate of aggravated burglaries in Co Limerick

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a third serious aggravated burglary in Co Limerick in a little over a week.In the latest attack, a man was hit over the head with a blunt implement by a gang who attempted to...

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Anglo fraud trial jury to reconvene tomorrow

The jury in a fraud trial of three Anglo Irish Bank directors over a multimillion loans-for-shares scheme have not reached...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 7:28pm Read More

Government signs off on Budget figures

The government has confirmed it will seek €2bn of tax hikes and spending cuts in the next Budget.It has published...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 6:24pm Read More

At least €2m required for garda phone taping inquiry

By Mary Regan, Political Editor, Irish ExaminerAn inquiry into phone tapings at garda stations around the country will cost €2m...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 6:12pm Read More

National Sport

Arsenal come from behind to reclaim fourth spot

Arsenal 3 West Ham 1Olivier Giroud's sublime finish and a double from Lukas Podolski gave FA Cup finalists Arsenal a 3-1 win over West Ham at the Emirates Stadium to move back up into the top four of the Premier...

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VIDEO: Everton boss Martinez delivers poignant speech at Hillsborough memorial

By Peter O' DwyerEverton manager Roberto Martinez today spoke at the Anfield memorial service marking 25 years since the Hillsborough...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 8:16pm Read More

Pirlo: I would have crawled to Barcelona on all fours

By Peter O' DwyerAndrea Pirlo would have "crawled to Barcelona on all fours" to join Pep Guardiola's all-conquering side in...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 8:08pm Read More

Boss wary of Treviso

Isaac Boss has said Leinster must approach their RaboDirect Pro 12 match with Treviso on Friday with extreme caution.The two...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 4:51pm Read More