Waterford News

Gardaí investigating medical facility assault

Gardaí are investigating an incident of assault which occurred on the grounds of a medical facility in Waterford this afternoon....

Property: Five-bed is a rarity to market  

What: Five-bed family home  Where: Tullagreen, Passage Road, Waterford  How much: €650,000 RARELY does a property of this calibre come...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 5:41pm Read More

Decision on five-storey student apartment block pushed back  

A DECISION on a Bord Pleanála planning appeal, lodged by the developer behind plans to build a five-storey block of...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 5:03pm Read More
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Concerns expressed on admittance of children to UHW’s Department of Psychiatry

Concerns have been expressed regarding the admittance of children to the Department of Psychiatry at University Hospital Waterford, a new...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 4:20pm Read More

Mahon Falls car park to be complete by March 

THE development of a long awaited new car park will take in the region of eight to 10 weeks, the...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 3:59pm Read More

Pilot hackney service launched in Kilmac  

IN good news for Kilmacthomas, a new hackney service has been launched as part of a pilot project that’s being...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 3:58pm Read More

Premier wedding venue planned for Gardenmorris in Kill

KILL in Co. Waterford may in the future have a premier wedding venue given that a planning application has been...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 3:52pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Honeysuckle’s final Foxrock date is her hardest one

Henry de Bromhead with Honeysuckle ahead of her bid for history at the Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown on Sunday....

“It would be easy for me to sit on The Sunday Game”

Waterford manager, Davy Fitzgerald, at the launch of the new Waterford jersey at Congnizant in Lismore this week. Photo: Phillip...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 1:06pm Read More

Home win is a must for Déise footballers

Déise manager Ephie Fitzgerald will be hoping that his side can bounce back from Sunday’s defeat at home to Carlow....

Friday, 03/02/23 - 12:56pm Read More

Cognizant has got Waterford’s back

Pictured at Cognizant’s head office in Lismore this week for the launch of the new Waterford GAA jersey were, back...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 12:44pm Read More

Injury-hit Waterford open league title defence against Dublin

Waterford’s Stephen Bennett (far right) at the launch of the 2023 Allianz Leagues at the Cliffs of Moher. Also included...

Friday, 03/02/23 - 12:31pm Read More

Confusion reigns with assists and transfers

Former Waterford hurler, Shane Fives, and his brothers are heading to Cappoquin from Tourin for the 2023 hurling season. Photo:...

Thursday, 02/02/23 - 4:51pm Read More

A huge day of sport in Dungarvan this Sunday

There are going to be few towns in Ireland busier than Dungarvan on Sunday, with three major sporting events all...

Thursday, 02/02/23 - 1:11pm Read More

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Bridgie Terrie’s: A home away from home

  NESTLED away on the Pike Hill as you turn off from the N25, the quiet and isolated Bridgie Terries...

The Rhu Glenn Hotel: decades of great hospitality

The welcome, as always at the Rhu Glenn Hotel, was as warm and inviting as the nearby N25 was busy....

Wednesday, 25/01/23 - 10:19am Read More

Ardmore Coast Guard Station officially re-opens

Senator John Cummins, Minister of State Hildegarde Naughton and Cllr Pat Nugent (all FG) with local volunteers at the official...

Friday, 23/12/22 - 5:10pm Read More

Designing your home with Danarch

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 12:51pm Read More

National Sport

Saturday sport: Cork defeat Limerick in dramatic National Hurling League clash

Here’s the latest from today’s sporting action… Rugby Ireland lived up to their billing as rugby union Six Nations title...

West Ham recover from poor start to earn battling point at Newcastle

By Damian Spellman, PA Lucas Paqueta dented Newcastle’s Premier League charge as West Ham came from behind to draw at...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 9:04pm Read More

In-form Kaoru Mitoma leaves it late again as Brighton beat Bournemouth

By Rachel Steinberg, PA Kaoru Mitoma headed home an 87th-minute winner to earn Brighton a 1-0 victory over struggling Bournemouth...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 6:34pm Read More

Casemiro red card takes shine off Manchester United win over Crystal Palace

By Simon Peach, PA Chief Football Writer Manchester United were made to sweat for their 13th successive home win after...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 5:19pm Read More

Leicester hit back to beat Aston Villa and ease Premier League relegation woes

Mark Mann-Bryans, PA Leicester eased their Premier League relegation concerns as they twice came from behind to secure a pulsating...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 5:13pm Read More

Rangers made to work by Ross County but Michael Beale run continues

Ronnie Esplin, PA Michael Beale’s Rangers bandwagon continued rolling but not without some fortune amid a second-half fright from Ross...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 5:09pm Read More

Nathan Jones under fire from his own fans as Brentford humble Southampton

Andy Sims, PA Southampton fans turned on Nathan Jones after seeing their side slump to another limp defeat, 3-0 at...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 5:09pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

Waterford director of BBC’s ‘Happy Valley’ talks about ‘phenomenal’ show

  By Caroline Spencer   ABBEYSIDE man Fergus O’Brien spoke recently about the amazing success he has had helming the...

Pink Floyd Experience coming to Theatre Royal

  WATERFORD will soon be seeing the Dark Side of the Moon this coming spring at the Theatre Royal. ‘Breathe...

Thursday, 02/02/23 - 9:44am Read More

Exciting line-up for 2023 SpeakEasy poetry events

  WATERFORD’S SpeakEasy poetry and open mic is returning for 2023, with a strong line-up of featured guests. The first...

Wednesday, 01/02/23 - 1:41pm Read More

We reveal the Waterford News & Star Green Room Awards nominees!

  Celebrating Waterford theatre, arts and culture   IT’S Awards season. Nominations are in the air and the Waterford News...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 12:41pm Read More

Views

The Book Nook: Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus

Dymphna Nugent’s weekly book review for the Waterford News & Star in conjunction with The Book Centre, John Roberts Square...

Time Out with Timmy: When Kubrick came to town

Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   IT’S hard to believe that it’s been 50 years...

Wednesday, 01/02/23 - 7:49pm Read More

Phoenix: Full university now!

  The Phoenix opinion column has been running in the Waterford News & Star for more than 30 years  ...

Wednesday, 01/02/23 - 7:41pm Read More

Editorial: Shining a spotlight on Waterford arts, theatre and culture

  Editorial first published in January 31st edition of the Waterford News & Star   THE Waterford News & Star...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 5:09pm Read More

Fr Liam Power: Religion and/ or wellbeing?

  A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   I WAS a bit perplexed to read that the...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 6:43pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Waterford Dramatic Arts Review of 2022

  ‘A breakout year for the arts was on the horizon and audiences were waiting’   IT was the best...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 6:40pm Read More

Catherine Drea: Window gazing

    As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column as published in the Waterford News & Star   IT’S...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 6:37pm Read More

National News

What the papers say: Sunday’s front pages

A winning start in the Six Nations for Ireland, the latest political polls and the Regency shooting make the Sunday...

Irish MEP says Ukraine needs our support in restoring electricity infrastructure

James Cox An Irish MEP has highlighted the need to support Ukraine in generating electricity as Russian missiles continue to...

Sunday, 05/02/23 - 8:20am Read More

Conor McGregor set for UFC return

By PA Sport Staff Conor McGregor is set to make his long-awaited return to UFC action later this year, it...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 7:34pm Read More

Six dogs seized in Co Sligo amid suspected dangerous breed offences

By Rebecca Black, PA Six dogs have been seized in an operation against the breeding of restricted animals. Gardaí, in...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 7:18pm Read More

Two arrested after discovery of cannabis farm in Co Down

By Rebecca Black, PA Two men have been arrested after the discovery of a cannabis farm in Co Down. Police...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 4:40pm Read More

Dublin Airport drones: Ryanair calls for Government action to prevent further disruption

Ryanair has called for action by the Government over disruption at Dublin Airport caused by drones. The airline said there...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 4:09pm Read More

Protest at Dublin City Council over Tathony House evictions

Tenants facing eviction from a Dublin apartment complex have protested outside the city council offices. More than 100 residents of...

Saturday, 04/02/23 - 3:26pm Read More

Well!

Whistling Waterford woman makes a splash on ‘First Dates’

  A WATERFORD woman charmed audiences on the RTÉ’s dating show ‘First Dates Ireland’ this week. Jennifer, 43, went on...

Bridgie Terrie’s: A home away from home

  NESTLED away on the Pike Hill as you turn off from the N25, the quiet and isolated Bridgie Terries...

Wednesday, 01/02/23 - 8:08pm Read More

Green Fingers: The cabbage and onion have an interesting past

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   WE have become so far removed from plants that...

Wednesday, 01/02/23 - 1:49pm Read More

#Your Fitness: 1% every day

  Weekly column by fitness expert Cashel Hayden for the Waterford News & Star, in association with Kingfisher Fitness Club...

Wednesday, 01/02/23 - 1:47pm Read More

Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Oriental Hake Fillet

  Chef Dario Cavaliere writes a weekly food column for the Waterford News & Star   EASY fish recipes are...

Wednesday, 01/02/23 - 1:45pm Read More

On The Spot: Stephanie Keating

Mother of Donnchadh and Jade and daughter of her late parents Denis Keating and Hannah Hale and sister to Alfie,...

Tuesday, 31/01/23 - 2:52pm Read More

Green Fingers: Embrace the winter garden

  Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   THERE are very few people who like excessive...

Monday, 30/01/23 - 6:32pm Read More