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


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 a quad bike that led to a physical altercation.Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) said the incident happened on Friday afternoon near...

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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

Singer Chris Brown admits assault

Chris Brown has pleaded guilty to misdemeanour assault in Washington DC, where he was accused of punching a man who...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 4:00pm Read More

National News

HSE finds psychiatric unit for troubled teen after several days

A teenage girl with serious behavioural problems is to be moved to an adolescent psychiatric unit this evening.The High Court has heard it has taken the HSE several days to find a suitable bed to detain her.Up until this evening...

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Exchequer figures reveal tax intake exceeds target by €971m

The Coalition has been given a massive pre-budget boost with tax revenues running nearly a billion euro more than expected....

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 5:56pm Read More

Texting while driving ‘can be a real pain in the butt’

A driver in the US, who was impaled on a guardrail as she was texting while driving, has appealed to...

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

Greyhound staff vote to attend LRC talks over pay cuts

Workers at waste disposal company, Greyhound Recycling and Recovery, have voted overwhelmingly in favour of accepting an invitation to attend...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 4:59pm Read More

National Sport

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 sit out the start of the new season and is expected to be sidelined for up to three months after...

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O’Neill to assess fitness of Gibson and McClean in Oman game

Martin O'Neill is relishing the task of finally sending his Republic of Ireland team into battle in earnest for the...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 5:48pm Read More

Munster: Player review mix-up down to ‘human error’

By Brendan O'BrienMunster have declared that the embarrassing mix-up over a player review report was a result of basic "human...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 5:18pm Read More

Villa wait on Cleverley news

Aston Villa are waiting to discover if their late move for Tom Cleverley has come off, Press Association Sport understands.The...

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