Waterford News

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 within three years rather than the customary five is driving people away from credit unions it was claimed as we...

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Facebook backlash at theft of rescue boat engine

Michael Hickey
  AS the engine stolen from a rescue boat belonging to Carrick-on-Suir River Rescue was located on Friday the voluntary...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 5:04pm Read More

When it comes to gum ‘Bin it Your Way’

  The Gum Litter (GLT) campaign renewed its message to the people of Waterford, this week, to be more environmentally...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 3:48pm Read More

Business group outlines wish list to new Minister of State

WATERFORD’S unemployment issue must be tackled with more than just “another action plan for jobs” it was stated by chairman...

Friday, 18/07/14 - 4:19pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Lyons not happy with ref as Deise go down in Thurles

Derek Lyons
Waterford minor hurling manager Derek Lyons voiced his dissatisfaction with the second half performance of Tipperary official John McCormack after Limerick captured back to back Munster titles at Semple Stadium last night. “I thought that there were some horrible decisions...

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Strong Wexford finish sees Deise bow out

Derek McGrath and Dan Shanahan 19/7/2014
First Half 1 – 15mins - Waterford start with the aid of the breeze into the dressing room end and...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 5:02pm Read More

Fantastic four national titles for Waterford

Keeping up the marvellous record that Waterford athletes have at the National Senior Track and Field Championships our athletes came...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:57pm Read More

Battle lost for now but wars are won over years

All Ireland Senior Hurling Qualifier Waterford v Wexford
Speaking to many Waterford hurling people in the aftermath of Wexford’s win over Clare and into the early part of...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 4:51pm 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


Nick Cotton returns to Eastenders – despite his death

Albert Square bad boy Nick Cotton is returning to EastEnders once again - just a matter of months since viewers saw his funeral.There has been a question mark over the fate of "nasty" Nick - who last appeared five years...

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Gaga: Fans will love this jazz album

Lady Gaga is a bona fide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop.Gaga has...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 7:27am Read More

Tonight’s TV tips

CURRENT AFFAIRS: Supermarket Wars: Channel 4 Dispatches (Channel 4, 8pm)Not so long ago, if you were doing your weekly 'big...

Monday, 28/07/14 - 7:06pm Read More

Pharrell Williams wants U2 collaboration

Pharrell Williams wants to work with U2 and Oasis because he loves sharing the spotlight.The 'Happy' singer - who says...

Monday, 28/07/14 - 6:15pm Read More

Marriage to Drew Barrymore ‘a crazy whirlwind’, says Green

Tom Green says his marriage to Drew Barrymore was a "crazy whirlwind".The former MTV presenter tied the knot with the...

Monday, 28/07/14 - 5:38pm Read More

New Floyd album ‘not what people will expect’

Pink Floyd's new album will be "very spacey."The iconic rock group - consisting of Nick Mason and David Gilmour -...

Monday, 28/07/14 - 3:43pm Read More

National News

Back-to-school costs run to thousands, survey shows

Sending a family of children back to school can cost thousands, according to the Barnardos school costs survey released today.Over 2,000 parents responded to the survey, which is now in its ninth year. It found the average cost for sending...

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Four arrested over Wicklow robbery

Three men in their late teens and early 20's are due to appear in court this morning following a robbery...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 10:05am Read More

Kenny facing fresh calls to appear before Justice Committee

The Taoiseach is facing fresh calls to appear before the Justice Committee to give his version of events surrounding the...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 9:01am Read More

Woman killed in three-vehicle Waterford crash

A woman in her 50s has been killed in a three vehicle road crash in Co Waterford.The incident happened at...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 8:23am Read More

National Sport

United: Luke Shaw not fit enough yet

Manchester United have had to devise a special training programme to get Luke Shaw in shape for the start of the season.Shaw had a fortnight off after the World Cup and he has arrived at United unfit, according to Louis...

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Sturridge: Liverpool can plug the Suarez gap

Daniel Sturridge is ready to step up and fill the sizeable gap left by Luis Suarez in the Liverpool attack...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 9:35am Read More

Tuesday’s horse racing tips

Check out today's horse racing tips from courses around Ireland and the UK. GOODWOOD: 1.55 Sea Shanty, 2.30 Beacon, 3.05...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 9:00am Read More

Hamilton stands by controversial Hungary decision

Lewis Hamilton has vowed to continue racing his heart out no matter the circumstances to avoid a scenario where he...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 7:24am Read More