Waterford News

Airport saga continues

A YEAR ago to the day (April 23, 2018), Waterford Airport Chairman Dan Browne submitted an application for funding to the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, writes Darren Skelton. Mr Browne said that the Board had undertaken a “robust...

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“Bodies on trolleys” – The Full Story

EARLIER this year, a reliable source within the Health Service Executive (HSE) informed the Waterford News & Star about a...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 11:30am Read More

Caffeine caused man’s death

A 34-YEAR-OLD man who had consumed caffeine tablets while he attended the gym died in his apartment with a fatal...

Tuesday, 23/04/19 - 3:57pm Read More

Great night of music for a worthy cause

DORDÀN, the local male choral group, are performing in Saint Paul’s church, Lisduggan on Thursday evening at 8pm in aid...

Tuesday, 23/04/19 - 11:56am Read More

Cardiac protest arrests the Capital

THE centre of Dublin became the latest battleground for the South East’s fight for 24/7 cardiac care, last Saturday afternoon,...

Friday, 19/04/19 - 2:23pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

A pair of them in it

“YOU look like a bit of a weirdo” advises Belvedere Manor woman Christina Barden after agreeing to an impromptu interview with an unidentifiable reporter last Wednesday. The Sycamore Terrace native’s words weren’t as unkind as they appear in black and...

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Open invite to workers in the Arts

THE Arts Forum presents an open invitation to local arts workers who wish to learn more about applying for funding...

Friday, 05/04/19 - 11:18am Read More

German maestros come to town

  FOR their last concert of the season, Waterford Music are delighted to welcome the German duo, cellist Raphaela Gromes...

Friday, 05/04/19 - 11:09am Read More

National News

The Lotto results are in…

There was no winner of tonight’s Lotto jackpot, worth over €3.1m. The numbers drawn were 9, 12, 26, 29, 34, 40 and the bonus was 28. 10 players did scoop €2,300 by matching five numbers. There was also no winner...

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McDonald and Foster ‘ready’ for restored Assembly following challenge at Lyra McKee funeral

DUP leader Arlene Foster with Sin Fein’s Mary Lou McDonald and Michelle O’Neill before the funeral service for murdered journalist...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 9:20pm Read More

No clarity on ‘interim arrangements’ to address conditions at Waterford hospital mortuary

There is as yet no clarity around the “interim arrangements” the HSE said it is examining in order to address...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 6:35pm Read More

Two people in their 70s restrained in aggravated burglary in Dublin

Gardaí have appealed for information following an aggravated burglary in Dublin. Gardaí say the burglary occurred at a house in...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 6:25pm Read More

Children’s minister accused of misrepresenting Mother and Baby Homes report

Children’s minister Katherine Zappone has been accused of “completely misrepresenting” the recommendations of the Collaborative Forum on Mother and Baby...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 5:55pm Read More

Latest

Here are the lessons learned as Man City sweep aside Man United

Ger McCarthy looks at the three things we learned as Man City beat Man United 2-0. Champions elect Pep Guardiola didn’t need reminding that failure to defeat United would hand the initiative to Liverpool in the tightest of Premier League...

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The Lotto results are in…

There was no winner of tonight’s Lotto jackpot, worth over €3.1m. The numbers drawn were 9, 12, 26, 29, 34,...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 9:30pm Read More

Draw enough for Tipp as minor footballers qualify for phase one final

[score] [team1]Tipperary[/team1][score1]0-10[/score1] [team2]Limerick [/team2][score2]0-10[/score2] [/score] Tipperary’s minor footballers did enough on home turf to qualify for the phase one final...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 9:20pm Read More

Waterford Sport

“People love to knock us, but we’ll keep fighting” – Reynolds

Waterford FC manager, Alan Reynolds. Photo: Noel Browne. Before a ball was kicked in anger in the second Munster derby of the season on Friday night, Waterford FC manager Alan Reynolds turned to the crowd in the Old Stand and...

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Seamus Power claims top six finish at RBC Heritage on PGA Tour

Seamus Power in action over the weekend at the 2019 RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links, where he collected...

Monday, 22/04/19 - 11:38pm Read More

Great sadness at death of Pat O’Sullivan

The late Pat O’Sullivan. Photo: Sean Byrne. There was widespread sadness in the wider GAA community but particularly in Ballygunner...

Monday, 22/04/19 - 11:22pm Read More

Worth the wait for Ryan’s treble

Michelle Ryan scored a hat-trick against Cavan on Sunday. Photo: Inpho. Lidl Ladies Football National League Semi-final: Reaction – Michelle...

Monday, 22/04/19 - 11:09pm Read More

Lee Power ‘shocked and saddened’ by UEFA decision

Waterford FC owner/chairman, Lee Power. Photo: Noel Browne. After the news last night that Waterford FC had been denied a...

Friday, 19/04/19 - 1:20pm Read More

National Sport

Here are the lessons learned as Man City sweep aside Man United

Ger McCarthy looks at the three things we learned as Man City beat Man United 2-0. Champions elect Pep Guardiola didn’t need reminding that failure to defeat United would hand the initiative to Liverpool in the tightest of Premier League...

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Draw enough for Tipp as minor footballers qualify for phase one final

[score] [team1]Tipperary[/team1][score1]0-10[/score1] [team2]Limerick [/team2][score2]0-10[/score2] [/score] Tipperary’s minor footballers did enough on home turf to qualify for the phase one final...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 9:20pm Read More

‘Too many bluffers at this club’: Roy Keane says Man United players will throw Solskjaer ‘under the bus’

Former Manchester United midfielder Roy Keane has hit out at the players at his old club, saying there are “too...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 8:05pm Read More

‘Our hearts and prayers are with Seán’ 12 months on from life-changing attack

Liverpool FC has said their heart is with Sean Cox on the first anniversary of the attack that changed his...

Wednesday, 24/04/19 - 6:15pm Read More

Three Leinster players among five nominees for European player of the year award

Leinster trio Garry Ringrose, Sean Cronin and Tadhg Furlong are among the nominations for this season’s European player of the...

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