National News

Deadline extended for doctors to sign up to free GP care for children under six

The National Association of GPs has said the deadline for doctors to sign up to free care for children under six has been extended. The organisation had encouraged its members to refrain from joining the programme until a number of...

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Robinson faces night in hospital after suspected heart attack

The North’s First Minister could be facing a night in hospital after suffering a suspected heart attack.Peter Robinson, 66, underwent...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 5:39pm Read More

Justice Minister confirms marriage equality legislation will be enacted by end of July

The first same sex marriages in Ireland could take place as soon as August, earlier than originally thought. The Justice...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 5:14pm Read More

Restaurant to create 30 jobs in Dublin

30 new jobs have been announced for a Dublin suburb. Cinnamon has opened a new restaurant in Monkstown. The company...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 5:09pm Read More

VIDEO: FF’s Martin hits back at Power claims

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has responded to accusations made by Senator Averil Power following from the party today. Mr...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 4:57pm Read More

TV appeal over killing of ex-IRA man Davison

Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) detectives hunting the killers of a former IRA commander are to make an appeal...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 3:41pm Read More

Tusla accepts the need for improvements in services for children in direct provision

Tusla has said it accepts that improvements are needed in some areas of services for children living in direct provision.It...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 2:59pm Read More

Robinson ‘suffers heart attack’

The North's First Minister Peter Robinson has been admitted to hospital after suffering a suspected heart attack.The 66-year-old DUP leader...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 1:08pm Read More

Huge increase in child-on-child sex attacks

There has been a 43% increase in the number of young people reporting rape and sexual assault by teenagers to...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 12:44pm Read More

HIQA has ‘grave concerns’ about reports on children in direct provision

HIQA has said it has grave concerns about the high number of children living in direct provision, who have been...

Monday, 25/05/15 - 12:39pm Read More

Waterford News

Waterford votes yes

THE results are in and show that the people of Waterford are overwhelmingly in favour of gay marriage. Announced shortly before 3pm, the results reveal that 60.3% voted in favour of the yes side, while 39.7% were against the same sex...

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Thumbs up for same sex marriage 

People in Waterford clearly have given a resounding thumbs up to the same-sex marriage referendum with 59% voting yes. According...

Saturday, 23/05/15 - 12:09pm Read More

Gap widening between yes and no vote

The gap between the yes and no vote in Waterford is widening as 31% of boxes are tallied. The yes...

Saturday, 23/05/15 - 10:10am Read More

55% say yes in Waterford 

The latest tally figures coming from the Waterford count centre is registering 55% in favour and 43% against the Marriage...

Saturday, 23/05/15 - 9:50am Read More

Garden equipment stolen from community centre

GARDAÍ are appealing for information after padlocks were broken off two doors in a garden centre at Manor St John Community Centre, Lisduggan...

Friday, 22/05/15 - 9:58am Read More

Two hospitalised after Tramore RTA

TWO people were taken to University Hospital Waterford following a two-car collision in Tramore yesterday evening . The accident occurred at 5pm...

Thursday, 21/05/15 - 4:46pm Read More

Moratorium on new wind farms passed

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CONSTANT humming and flickering of wind turbines are devaluing homes and causing untold misery for people living in close proximity...

Wednesday, 20/05/15 - 9:35am Read More

Hospice the winner at Annual Truck and Motor show

Waterford senior hurler, Michael "Brick" Walsh paid a visit to the Waterford Hospice Movement stand at the show where he took his chances at trying to guess how 
many hospice balloons were inside the truck, tickets were sold all weekend for this and the winner was announced before the end of the show last Sunday.
Pictured with Michael Walsh were Waterford Hospice committee members, Marie Cummins, Fund Raising manager, Nell and Sinead Guiry, Des Kelly, Tony Kavanagh,
Noeline Power and Josephine Duffy.
PEOPLE turned out in their thousands over the weekend to attend the annual Waterford Truck and Motor Show, held on...

Tuesday, 19/05/15 - 4:43pm Read More

Further delays for North Quays demolition

THE proposed demolition of the abandoned buildings on the North Quays, which was scheduled to take place on May 7, and...

Friday, 15/05/15 - 4:51pm Read More

Vincent Browne’s People’s Debate comes to Waterford

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VINCENT Browne will host the next in their series of People’s Debates in the Tower Hotel at 7pm this Monday,...

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