National News

Politicians finally leave Leinster House after protests

Oireachtas members are leaving Leinster House tonight after being prevented from doing so for several hours. Two Labour party Senators - Denis Landy and Mary Moran - were forced to abandon their cars for a time on Kildare Street when...

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VIDEO: Search for Barry Davis Ryan stood down for the night

A search off West Cork for a missing man has been stood down for the night after his father and...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 10:09pm Read More

No winner of midweek Lotto

There was no winner of the €2m midweek Lotto jackpot draw.The numbers drawn were: 6, 13, 16, 29, 34 and...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 9:13pm Read More

Four arrested after Wexford cannabis find

Four men are being detained in Wexford this evening after the seizure of €184,000 worth of drugs. Revenue's sniffer dogs...

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Dáil committee requests Garda Commissioner presence after protests

The Garda Commissioner's been requested to be present outside the Dáil tomorrow to ensure access to Leinster House for TDs,...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 7:40pm Read More

Deal urged on North’s welfare dispute

The UK and Irish governments have urged political leaders in the North to intensify efforts to resolve the welfare dispute...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 6:26pm Read More

Fifth person charged over Makayabella yacht cocaine bust

A fifth person has been charged in Britain over an international cocaine bust off the coast of Ireland last year.James...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 6:21pm Read More

No capacity left for those guilty by insanity, court told

The State's only designated facility for assessing and treating people found not guilty through “insanity” has just a fraction of...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 6:16pm Read More

Revenue seizes €184k of cannabis in Rosslare

Four Lithuanian men have been arrested after herbal cannabis and cannabis resin was discovered at Rosslare Europort in Co Wexford....

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Kildare Street closed due to protest

There is increased security at Leinster House this evening over a protest in support of Greece.Kildare Street has been closed...

Wednesday, 01/07/15 - 5:01pm Read More

Waterford News

Déise parks ban makes the headlines

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AN exclusive story that revealed a ban on smoking and the use of profane language will come into effect in Waterford parks and playgrounds from next Tuesday, July 1, featured on the front page of the Waterford News & Star,...

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WIT’s CAO Live Q&A

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July 1 is just around the corner and with it, your last chance to make changes to your CAO choices....

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 3:00pm Read More

Over €63,000 worth of drugs and cash seized

DRUGS and cash worth in excess of €63,000 have been seized by Gardaí in Waterford over the past two days. Waterford...

Friday, 19/06/15 - 9:32am Read More

Brass Band take to the water

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   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

West Pharma arrives with 150 jobs and cash for charities

An artists impression of the new West Pharma plant which will provide 150 jobs on the Old Kilmeaden Road.
A GROWING health science industry together with a business friendly environment made Waterford the clear winner for US pharmaceutical giant...

Tuesday, 16/06/15 - 4:49pm Read More

Floating man rescued from Suir

A FULLY clothed man was rescued by Waterford Marine Search and Rescue after he was seen floating down the River...

Monday, 15/06/15 - 8:09pm Read More

Silicon Valley engineer joins Tramore company

TRAMORE based nearForm, the world leader in revolutionary internet technologies Node.js and microservices, employing 56 people in the town, took...

Thursday, 11/06/15 - 11:20am Read More

School tour money stolen from Scoil Lorcain

HEARTLESS thieves made away with children’s school tour money when they broke into a city school in the early hours...

Wednesday, 10/06/15 - 3:28pm Read More

Mount Congreve to host country fair

SEVENTY-FOUR acres of planted woodland and walled gardens at Mount Congreve will form a backdrop to the inaugural Waterford Country...

Tuesday, 09/06/15 - 4:54pm Read More

Memorial Garden to remember those lost in Waterford Estuary

ALL those who lost their lives in both in the Waterford Estuary and nearby, along with locals who died in the two World...

Tuesday, 09/06/15 - 4:04pm Read More