Waterford News

Patient referrals to private providers almost doubles

THE number of patients outsourced from University Hospital Waterford to private providers, in an effort to achieve the National Waiting List targets, almost doubled over the space of two years. According to a PQ response received by Sinn Féin Deputy...

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Come meet the new Renault Megane 4

H&H Motors would like to invite you to their showrooms on the Butlerstown Roundabout this Friday night, July 22 at...

Wednesday, 20/07/16 - 4:27pm Read More

Burglaries in Clover Meadows

Between 2am and 11am on Monday, July 18 two Scrambler type dirt bikes were stolen from outside of a house...

Wednesday, 20/07/16 - 9:36am Read More

Disappointed Three Sisters promise to progress together

AFTER their unsuccessful bid for the European Capital of Culture 2020, Waterford City and County Council acknowledged the hard and work...

Friday, 15/07/16 - 12:57pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Plenty of positives and plenty to work on

All Ireland Hurling Quarter Final Waterford v Wexford
  Waterford’s captain Kevin Moran makes a fine catch against Wexford’s Lee Chin during the All Ireland Hurling Quarter Final match in Thurles. Photo: Sean Byrne//Deise Sport. All-Ireland SHC Quarter-Final Some games are black and white to analyse, some games...

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Carrick and Cappoquin set to play part in Festival of Football

FAI Aviva Club of the Year at Republic of Ireland v Netherlands - 3 International Friendly
Cappoquin FC will this week make a presentation at the FAI AGM & Festival of Football in Tipperary along with...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 3:28pm Read More

Dawson’s World title bags third Park accolade

June Park Hotel Sports Star Award
    Pierce Flynn, Park Hotel presents the June Sports Star Award to Robin Dawson. included are his Parents John...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 3:18pm Read More

Ballyhi Bucko is not for catching

  Deirdre Caulfield from Tramore who celebrated her birthday at Kilcohan Park Greyhound Stadium with her family recently, included are...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 3:14pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

We’re going southbound

Propeller Palms, appearing in Central Arts, Central Hall tomorrow night.
THE Propeller Palms are one of the greatest bands to ever come out of Waterford. This isn’t advertising spiel…this is fact. They have performed sold out gigs all over the country and ahead of their latest, very special gig at...

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Brass Band take to the water

   CITY Of Waterford Brass will be heading to the Dunmore East Adventure Centre this Sunday, June 21 at 12 pm...

Thursday, 18/06/15 - 9:29am Read More

Go behind the scenes of Spraoi

spraoi unseen
SPRAOI unseen, an extraordinary behind the scenes look at Waterford’s favourite festival, will receive its world premiere this Saturday, February...

Monday, 16/02/15 - 3:26pm Read More


Adele and Garth Brooks to play Cork in 2017?

We know, we know, that headline gave us a mini heart attack as well. Adele and Garth Brooks set to play Cork next year? Well, according to Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr Des Cahill it is a strong possibility. Speaking...

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Your Wednesday showbiz catch-up, with Anna

Are you disappointed that Jason took that Big Brother crown last night? Us too, but don’t worry we’ve the perfect...

Wednesday, 27/07/16 - 5:21pm Read More

Stars vow to ‘bring attention to the dangers of a Trump presidency’

Julianne Moore, Bryan Cranston, Kerry Washington, Mark Ruffalo, Neil Patrick Harris, Lena Dunham and Macklemore are among more than 100...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 7:33pm Read More

Your Tuesday showbiz catch-up, with Anna

Are you down about finale of Big Brother tonight? Well, you’re just in luck – we’ve rounded up our top...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 6:59pm Read More

3 Irish films selected for Toronto International Film Festival

Three Irish films have been selected to be shown at the Toronto International Film Festival. Jim Sheridan’s new movie The...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 6:06pm Read More

Justin Timberlake left fuming after fan slaps his neck during golf tournament

Of course everybody gets a bit carried away bumping into their celebrity crush IRL, but it’s safe to say there’s...

Tuesday, 26/07/16 - 1:59pm Read More

National News

No winner of Lotto jackpot

There was no winner of tonight’s Lotto Jackpot, worth €6,422,412 Follow @WaterfordNS

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Stalemate between management and Irish Rail on issue of driver training

Irish Rail has said that the blockage to driver training must be addressed by trade unions. The two sides in...

Wednesday, 27/07/16 - 6:44pm Read More

Prosecution finishes giving evidence in trial of three men accused of murder

The prosecution has finished giving evidence in the case of three men accused of murdering a 64-year-old at his home....

Wednesday, 27/07/16 - 6:00pm Read More

Supreme Court judge Mary Laffoy to lead Citizens’ Assembly

Supreme Court judge Mary Laffoy will head up the new Citizens’ Assembly which will examine the Eighth Amendment and other...

Wednesday, 27/07/16 - 11:02pm Read More

National Sport

Darren Clarke backs Rory McIlroy to win third US PGA Championship

Darren Clarke has backed Rory McIlroy to win a third US PGA Championship at Baltusrol and avoid extending his winless streak in majors to two full years. McIlroy won the Irish Open in May and has recorded eight other top-10...

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Watch Premier League star Riyad Mahrez try his hand at hurling

Now this is a skills challenge with a difference. Eir Sport pitted Monaghan’s Conor McManus against Leicester City’s Riyad Mahrez...

Thursday, 28/07/16 - 10:53am Read More

I sent Sakho home for being late three times, says Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp sent Mamadou Sakho home from Liverpool’s pre-season tour of the United States because of the defender’s poor timekeeping....

Thursday, 28/07/16 - 8:29am Read More

Cesc Fabregas sent off as Chelsea beat Liverpool

Chelsea had Cesc Fabregas sent off as they beat Liverpool 1-0 in their International Champions Cup clash in Los Angeles....

Thursday, 28/07/16 - 8:06am Read More