National News

Court appearance after Carlow car chase

Three men in their 20's will appear in court tomorrow charged in connection with a high-speed chase in Co Carlow last night. Three members of the Gardaí were injured when a car failed to stop at a garda checkpoint on...

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Gardai investigate discovery of mans body in Cabra

Gardai in Cabra, Dublin are investigating all the circumstances surrounding the discovery of the body of a male in his...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 7:05pm Read More

Irish Water: More than 1 million households have signed up

Irish Water has today announced that more than one million households have registered their details with the company.With billing due...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 6:05pm Read More

Investigation launched after rare hen harrier bird shot in Kerry

An investigation has been launched into the shooting of one of the country's rarest birds of prey in Co Kerry.The...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 1:40pm Read More

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Three arrested after Garda car rammed in Carlow town

Gardaí have arrested three men after a car failed to stop for Gardaí at a checkpoint last night.The incident occurred...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 1:21pm Read More

Cold weather set to continue next week

The cold weather is set to continue for the coming week, according to Met Éireann.Temperatures fell to -3C in some...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 12:12pm Read More

Fitzgerald: FF aligning themselves with SF

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald has said that Fianna Fáil are aligning themselves with Sinn Féin, by considering a motion...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 12:07pm Read More

Taoiseach to receive more security

Security for Taoiseach Enda Kenny, as well as senior Cabinet Ministers, has been tightened.The move is in response to alleged...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 12:04pm Read More

Limerick rescue services called after man seen in river

Limerick City Fire and Rescue was called last night after a man in his late 30s was seen entering the...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 11:19am Read More

Irish Water ‘will accept registrations after deadline’

Irish Water has said that it will accept registrations after tomorrow's deadline elapses.The company has warned that households who do...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 11:12am Read More

Waterford News

19-year-old charged with two counts of arson in Ballybeg

A 19-year-old man appeared before a special sitting of Waterford District Court charged in relation to two arson attacks in Ballybeg. Before the court on Friday evening was Gerard Halloran, with an undisclosed address in the city. The 19-year-old was...

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New owner of Waterford Castle revealed

THE Waterford News & Star can reveal that the new owner of Waterford Castle Hotel and Golf Resort is property...

Friday, 30/01/15 - 9:51am Read More

Who do you think they are?

The 1981 Inter School League and Championship winners - Mount Sion
THE Times Past page is one of the most popular features of The Waterford News & Star, and from now...

Thursday, 29/01/15 - 10:38am Read More

Waterford woman speaks of heartache visiting husband in prison

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Waterford woman Eve Doyle is to feature on TV3 this Monday night, February 2 in the second series of ‘Prison...

Wednesday, 28/01/15 - 1:04pm Read More

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Juvenile can be held for up to six more hours

A JUVENILE arrested in relation to the alleged arson attack on St Saviours Boxing Club can be held in custody...

Wednesday, 28/01/15 - 10:16am Read More

Staff’s €100,000 gift to boost economy

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THE local economy will benefit from a substantial injection of €100,000 after Bausch + Lomb purchased Waterford Gift Vouchers worth...

Wednesday, 28/01/15 - 10:02am Read More

Householders face jail for tampering with gas meter

TAMPERING with gas meters is on the increase across Waterford according to Gas Networks Ireland who are now taking a...

Tuesday, 27/01/15 - 4:20pm Read More

car gutted by fire

A CAR parked in a driveway of a house on John’s Hill was gutted by fire in the early hours...

Tuesday, 27/01/15 - 10:01am Read More

St. Saviour’s chairman sickened by arson attack

THE chairman of St. St. Saviour’s GAA club has spoken about how he was sickened to the pit of his...

Monday, 26/01/15 - 5:14pm Read More

We have a winner!

The 2014 Waterford News & Star photo of the year.
AFTER a very exciting week of voting, we are delighted to announce that Lyndsy Barry is the winner of the Waterford...

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