Waterford News

Waterford pension dispute resolved

A MEMO which will bring to a conclusion the pension battle of around 100 former Waterford Crystal contract workers was approved by Cabinet today. Minister for Training, Skills and Innovation John Halligan TD confirmed that the deal, which is the culmination of...

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Witnesses of serious traffic accident sought

GARDAÍ in Waterford are seeking witnesses of a serious traffic accident that occurred at The Gladstone Street roundabout on The...

Friday, 07/04/17 - 4:21pm Read More

Chamber announces new CEO

WATERFORD Chamber has announced the appointment of Gerald Hurley as their new Chief Executive Officer. According to the Chamber, the...

Thursday, 06/04/17 - 11:22am Read More

Maths for mums and dads

WOULD you no longer able to help your son or daughter with their maths homework once they start secondary school?...

Friday, 31/03/17 - 4:57pm Read More

Waterford Sport

6-9 for Shanahans as Lismore come back from the dead

  J. J. Kavanagh & Sons S.H.C. Round 1 Group B – Amazing, extraordinary and unbelievable are words that spring to mind when attempting to describe what transpired in this opening round tie in Group B of the senior hurling...

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“It’s all about winning and we’re delighted to be winning”

  Man of the Match, Waterford FC’s Mark O’Sullivan pictured receiving his award from sponsor Jean Cusack, Icon Travel and...

Tuesday, 18/04/17 - 2:31pm Read More

Classy camogie star Carton wins first Park Award

Pierce Flynn, Park Hotel presents Beth Carton with the February Park Hotel Waterford Sports Star Award. Included are parents Marissa...

Tuesday, 18/04/17 - 2:27pm Read More

A smashing one-two for local owners

  Trainer, Gordon Elliott and jockey, Jamie Codd, after Presenting Julio won at Tramore. Photos: Keith Fitzgerald. Tramore Races –...

Tuesday, 18/04/17 - 2:22pm 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

TV3 to air Peter Mark VIP Style Awards tomorrow night

If you were one of those people constantly refreshing your Snapchat on Friday night to watch your favourite Irish celebs off to the style awards, you’re just in luck. TV3 are set to air the 16th annual Peter Mark Style...

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WATCH: The Irish dance show everybody must see is back

Move over Riverdance, THIS is the Irish dance show everybody needs to pop on their bucket list. After last year’s...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 5:16pm Read More

Everyone’s in awe of how well Ant and Dec really know each other

There was a lot of love for Ant and Dec last night, during the second installment of Britain’s Got Talent....

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 4:50pm Read More

New game show Babushka will not replace The Chase, insists host Rylan Clark-Neal

TV host Rylan Clark-Neal has denied his new game show is replacing The Chase on the TV schedule, saying it...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 2:19pm Read More

‘Trump V Ireland’ documentary to air on TV3 on Monday night

Part one of a new two-part documentary will air on TV3 tomorrow night looking at Donald Trump’s election as US...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 1:41pm Read More

Glastonbury fans frustrated by failed online bids to secure tickets

Music fans have vented their frustration as they struggled to buy resale tickets to Glastonbury Festival online. The last tickets...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 12:12pm Read More

National News

Over 13% of parents admit to ‘insurance fronting’ in new survey

Over 13% of parents have identified themselves as the main driver of a car predominantly driven by one or more of their children in an effort to reduce insurance costs, according to AA Ireland. According to an AA Car Insurance...

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Latest: Citizens Assembly makes historic call to legisltate for abortion ‘without restriction as to reasons’

The majority of the Citizens Assembly today voted that abortion should be available in Ireland “with no restriction as to...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 5:26pm Read More

Illegal fires across north Kerry and west Cork destroy forestry and nesting areas

Dozens of firemen battled to fight illegal wildfires across the south west this weekend, from north Kerry to west Cork,...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 2:28pm Read More

Man airlifted to hospital after three injured in Clare crash

One man has been airlifted to hospital and two others transported by road after their car crashed into a ditch...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 2:34pm Read More

National Sport

Dramatic last-minute winner from Messi wins El Clasico for Barcelona

Lionel Messi scored his 500th Barcelona goal as his stoppage-time winner against 10-man Real Madrid breathed life into his side’s title challenge. Messi – sporting a black eye and damaged teeth following Marcelo’s first-half challenge – struck twice in a...

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Manchester United’s support for Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo received… mixed reviews

Ahead of their Premier League game against Burnley, Manchester United demonstrated their support for two injured players, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 10:02pm Read More

This is what the guy who helped a fellow London Marathon runner over the finish line had to say

A runner who sacrificed his London Marathon race time to help carry a struggling athlete over the finishing line has...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 9:59pm Read More

It was Arsene Wenger’s day in more ways than one today

Arsene Wenger will arguably have experienced better days – winning three Premier League titles, reaching a Champions League final, and...

Sunday, 23/04/17 - 9:52pm Read More