National News

Vera Twomey announces Ava will start medical cannabis treatment tomorrow – in Holland

Well known medicinal cannabis campaigner Vera Twomey has brought her daughter Ava abroad to access medicinal cannabis treatment, writes Claire Anderson. She has posted a video to Facebook as Ava is to begin receiving CBD and THC medication tomorrow. She...

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Dail hears call to end use of anti malarial drug by Defence Forces

The record of the Government in their treatment of current and former members of Defence Forces has been criticised in the...

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Lucky player scoops €500,000 in Lotto Plus 1 draw

There was no winner of tonight’s Lotto Jackpot, worth €5,352,232. However, one lucky player scooped €500,000 in the Lotto Plus...

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Judge to give convicted sex offender one last chance

A judge has agreed to give one last chance to a convicted sex offender who poses a risk to public...

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Court hears woman ‘can no longer look in the mirror’ after mother of four bit off part of her ear

A mother-of-four bit off part of another woman’s ear off in a “horrific” attack, after she confronted the victim, believing...

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South African man fails to stop deportation

A South African man who claims he is the primary carer of his three children has lost his bid to...

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Protester who was tackled by Canadian Ambassador appealing conviction

A protester who was tackled by the Canadian Ambassador at a 1916 commemoration ceremony in Dublin is appealing his conviction...

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Bill to ban fracking to be signed into law

A Bill to completely ban fracking is on its way to the President to be signed into law. The Bill,...

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Failure to reach powersharing deal would have serious implications – Brokenshire

Failure to strike a powersharing deal in Northern Ireland would have “profound and serious” implications, the British Government has warned....

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Man dies after falling into slurry pit in Clare

A man in his early 50s has died after falling into a slurry pit in Co Clare. The incident happened...

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Waterford News

Operation Storm sees 24 arrests

WATERFORD Gardaí conducted Operation Storm over the past three days in the city. The initiative, under the banner of Operation Thor, was aimed at crime prevention, targeted arrests, search operations, and community engagement. Approximately 120 members took part in the...

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Murder investigation launched

The body of 48 year Abdi Rasheed Kaaheen Shire was discovered at the above address at approximately 9.20am yesterday. A...

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Jobs blow for the city as Waterford Stanley announces restructuring

WATERFORD has been dealt another major jobs blow today with confirmation that Waterford Stanley plans to cease the production of...

Wednesday, 24/05/17 - 12:19pm Read More

Thieves caught after daylight chase

AN armed robbery of Jaybees shop on the Dunmore Road last Thursday turned into a high speed car chase, a...

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Grace whistle blower to appear before PAC

Sinn Féin TD David Cullinane today welcomed the news that the Grace whistle blower is to appear before the Public...

Thursday, 11/05/17 - 10:57am Read More

Charged with murder

A 28 year old man has been charged with the murder of Samantha Walsh. This morning Danny Whelan of no...

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Man arrested in murder probe

GARDAI investigating the murder of 31-year-old Samantha Walsh in the city have arrested a man in his late 20’s. The...

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Murder probe launched after city centre death

THE Gardai have launched a murder investigation after the body of a 31-year-old woman was found in an apartment on...

Saturday, 29/04/17 - 6:37pm Read More

Body discovered in the city

GARDAÍ at Waterford Garda Station are investigating the circumstance  surrounding the discovery of the body of a female in a...

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City man faces charges of funding terrorism

A 25-YEAR-OLD male appeared at Waterford District Court on Friday morning to face charges of financing a terrorist organisation. Hasan...

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