National News

Dublin man found guilty of manslaughter

A Dublin man has today been found not guilty of murder but guilty of the manslaughter of a man in Shankill in 2013. Wayne Kennedy (aged 34) with an address at Rathsallagh Park in Shankill, Co Dublin was charged with...

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Anglo trial: Anglo staff praised for ‘integrity’ for refusing to delete accounts

Judge Patrick McCartan has said the actions of Tiarnan O'Mahoney, Bernard Daly and Aoife Maguire represented a "significant and deliberate...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 7:03pm Read More

Knock flight makes emergency landing in Dublin after smoke in cockpit

By Pat FlynnA flight from Knock to Manchester has made an emergency landing at Dublin Airport.Flybe flight 664 departed Ireland...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 8:44pm Read More

Sean FitzPatrick’s lawyers ask for his trial to be adjourned

Lawyers for former Anglo Irish Bank chairman Sean FitzPatrick have lodged a request to adjourn his upcoming trial due to...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 6:46pm Read More

Gerry Adams ‘understands distress’ over Frankie Boyle show

Gerry Adams has said he understands the hurt and distress caused by Scottish comedian Frankie Boyle’s appearance in west Belfast.However,...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 4:52pm Read More

Man paid €30 to make ‘profoundly stupid’ hoax bomb calls that stopped 4,000 Intel staff going to work

A Dublin man was paid €30 to make hoax bomb calls which shut down a motorway, disrupted air traffic control...

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Former Anglo execs jailed for conspiracy to hide FitzPatrick accounts

Three former Anglo Irish Bank officials have been jailed for between 18 months and three years for conspiring to conceal...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 4:31pm Read More

Anglo sentencing hearing hears character evidence on behalf of O’Mahoney, Daly and Maguire

Update 4pm: O'Mahoney, who was second in command at the bank, received a three year sentence. Daly was sentenced to...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 4:13pm Read More

Saverio Bellante not guilty of O’Gorman murder, by reason of insanity

The jury in the trial of an Italian man who has admitted killing his landlord in Castleknock last year have...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 2:52pm Read More

Anglo trial sentencing: Maximum sentence put at five years

Update 4pm: O'Mahoney, who was second in command at the bank, received a three year sentence. Daly was sentenced to...

Friday, 31/07/15 - 4:05pm Read More

Waterford News

Hasbro to be taken over by Belgian card company

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HASBRO, Inc. the American multinational toy and board game company which employs some 160 people in Waterford is to be taken over by Belgian company Cartamundi. The entire Waterford workforce have been told that a 60-day process is underway for...

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Concerns for missing 12-year-old

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CONCERNS have been raised for a 12-year-old boy from Glenmore, who went missing at midday yesterday. Thomas Delaney is described...

Thursday, 09/07/15 - 10:35am Read More

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...

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 4:15pm Read More

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