National News

Missing Dublin pensioner found

A missing pensioner from Dublin has been located safe and well.88-year-old Kevin Carroll from Terenure is on medication and suffers from dementia.He went missing from Rathmines at 4pm.Mr Carroll has been located and Gardaí have thanked the public for their...

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Contrasting fortunes for FG in polls; Independents rise

Two opinion polls out tomorrow show starkly different results for the Government parties. Fine Gael shows a massive decline in...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 6:07pm Read More

Dublin Gardaí issue appeal for missing pensioner who is on medication

Gardaí are appealing for information on a pensioner missing from the Rathmines area of Dublin since this afternoon.88-year-old Kevin Carroll...

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Boy, 6, dies three days after Cork hit-and-run

A six-year-old boy injured in a hit-and-run in East Cork on Wednesday has lost his fight for life at Cork...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 6:00pm Read More

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Five men appear in court in connection with €5.3m drugs seizure

Five men have appeared in court in Dublin charged in connection with a €5.3m drugs haul.Cannabis, cocaine and ecstasy were...

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Man arrested following €300k cannabis seizure in Galway

A man has been arrested following a drugs seizure in Co Galway.Around €300,000 worth of Cannabis plants were discovered in...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 2:17pm Read More

Two remanded in custody in connection with high speed pursuit

By Eoin EnglishTwo men who were arrested after a high speed pursuit in Cork during which a garda was injured...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 1:11pm Read More

Gardaí appeal for careful driving over long weekend

Gardaí are appealing to drivers to slow down over the long weekend. Nearly 45,000 penalty points notices were issued for...

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Air passengers urged to arrive early during busy weekend

Passengers heading to the airports over the long weekend are being asked to arrive at least 90 minutes before their...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 11:50am Read More

Arrest made over counterfiet currency seizure

A man is due to appear in court this morning after gardaí discovered a quantity of counterfeit currency in Dublin.The...

Saturday, 19/04/14 - 10:02am Read More

Waterford News

One in four die of heart disease in Waterford

WITH heart disease accounting for more than one in four deaths in Waterford the Irish Heart Foundation is appealing to members of the public to come out in force to help them raise vital donations to prevent the development of...

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100 people clean up Cleaboy in 100th Day Challenge

Some of the helpers who helped out with Children's Group Link 100th Day challenge clean up at Norwood. Photo: Joe Evans
  UP to 100 people donned high-visibility jackets and rubber gloves and with great vigour and enthusiasm took on the...

Tuesday, 15/04/14 - 4:36pm Read More

Neglected mare put to sleep because of “absolute starvation”

A NEGLECTED mare, which was so starved that she had no blood pressure and the whites of her eyes had turned yellow from...

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 3:20pm Read More

Shopping local will boost city economy

Fianna Fail councillor Adam Wyse.
WATERFORD’S retail sector would receive a massive boost if everyone made a conscious decision to shop local on Easter Saturday...

Wednesday, 09/04/14 - 5:27pm Read More

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Co Waterford GP speaks out about health service problems

Dr. David Janes
                        A COUNTY Waterford GP has raised concerns over...

Wednesday, 09/04/14 - 5:01pm Read More

Peg Tebay celebrates 80th birthday in style

PEG Tebay, who is known city-wide for her voluntary efforts in St John’s Park and beyond, celebrated her 80th birthday...

Tuesday, 08/04/14 - 4:23pm Read More

Lots more questions for Kerins despite resignation

LABOUR TD Ciara Conway has said Waterford native and Rehab CEO Angela Kerins has a “responsibility” to appear before the...

Tuesday, 08/04/14 - 4:17pm Read More

Waterford has high incidence of bowel cancer

WATERFORD is one of ten areas nationwide which has a high rate of bowel cancer according to the Irish Cancer...

Friday, 04/04/14 - 5:18pm Read More

Have you got what it takes to be a Welcome Ambassador

ACTION speaking louder than words gave a whole new meaning to ‘Céad Mile Fáilte for the thousands of visitors to...

Thursday, 03/04/14 - 3:58pm Read More

De La Salle pupils share out of world experience at US space camp

  THREE Waterford teenagers shared an out of this world experience after being selected to participate in Honeywell leadership training...

Wednesday, 02/04/14 - 4:24pm Read More