Waterford News

Waterford in headlines for all the wrong reasons

  WATERFORD has been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons regarding water pollution, according to Cllr Cristiona Kiely.  ...

New to the market: Five-bed with panoramic sea views

  What: Five-bed detached Where: Bun Abhainn, Crooke, Passage East, Co Waterford How much: €795,000 BUN Abhainn, Crooke, is a...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 12:12pm Read More

New to the market: Mid-terrace in mint condition

What: Two-bed mid-terrace Where: 15 Shortcourse Court, Waterford City, How much: €140,000 THIS lovely upgraded mid terrace residence is in...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 11:55am Read More

Common charger across EU “a win for consumers and environment”

Ireland South MEP Grace O’Sullivan.  By the Autumn of 2024, USB Type-C will become the common charging port for all...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 3:37pm Read More

Author’s free money advice book to Waterford’s Transition Year students

OVER 1,400 Transition Year students in Waterford will receive a free copy of a bestselling money advice book from Ireland’s...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 3:12pm Read More

Mairead Tobin and Stephanie Keating selected for Waterford Council seat

  FIANNA Fáil members in Waterford were celebrating the selection of two women to fill vacant seats on Waterford City...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 2:56pm Read More

Seven National IMRO Radio Award nominations for WLR

IMRO Radio Award nominee Kieran O’Connor (pictured with Tomas McCarthy) in full flow during the 2017 All-Ireland Hurling Final.  WLR...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 2:46pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Blues continue impressive run

SSE Airtricity First Division Waterford FC continued their impressive run of form in the SSE Airtricity First Division with a...

Waterford News & Star Team & Player of the 2022 Co. SHC

Here is our team and player of the 2022 Waterford Senior Hurling Championship…. 1. Stephen O’Keeffe (Ballygunner) Waterford’s greatest ever...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 5:08pm Read More

Ballymac ladies chase 41 in a row

Comeragh Rangers Geraldine Power trying to escape the close attention of Ballymacarbry’s Karen and Michelle McGrath during the 2021 County...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 4:24pm Read More

Little to play for in third round of group ties

  This coming weekend will see the third round of Group games in the J. J. Kavanagh Senior Football Championships...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 4:14pm Read More

Blues host Cobh as Cup sold out signs go up

Danny Searle and Tunmise Sobowale celebrate at the final whistle of their FAI Cup quarter-final win over Dundalk. Both men...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 2:01pm Read More

Big Dan confirmed as a Laois selector

As we reported in this week’s Waterford News & Star, Déise hurling legend, Dan Shanahan (pictured above), will be on...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 1:01pm Read More

Waterford Bord na nÓg investigating abandoned U-12 game

The Waterford County Board have confirmed to WLR that an U-12 game in the county was ‘prematurely terminated’ on Monday...

Friday, 30/09/22 - 12:46pm Read More

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Men’s Development Network’s first quarter century of service

25 years of Better lives for Men, Better lives for All   WHEN the South East Men’s Network was founded...

Cistercian College Roscrea’s Open Evening on September 30

The Cistercian College is situated just outside the North Tipperary town of Roscrea.  CISTERCIAN College Roscrea is hosting an ‘Open...

Thursday, 22/09/22 - 10:43am Read More

State of the European Union: Stronger Together

  EUROPEAN democracy is sometimes taken for granted. However, our EU democracy is unique as it places citizens’ well-being and...

Monday, 12/09/22 - 6:03pm Read More

Flexible finance for students with Waterford Credit Union

WHETHER it’s textbooks, or laptops, rent or course fees, your local Credit Union can help you arrange flexible finance with...

Tuesday, 23/08/22 - 2:09pm Read More

National Sport

Gianluca Scamacca and Jarrod Bowen score as West Ham dump Wolves into drop zone

By Andy Sims, PA Gianluca Scamacca and Jarrod Bowen scored their first Premier League goals of the season to drag...

Leandro Trossard nets hat-trick as Brighton claim deserved draw at Liverpool

By Carl Markham, PA Leandro Trossard’s hat-trick earned Brighton a deserved 3-3 draw as Liverpool endured another damaging defensive performance....

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 7:01pm Read More

Conor Gallagher returns to haunt Crystal Palace as Chelsea snatch late victory

By Rachel Steinberg, PA Conor Gallagher marked his return to Selhurst Park with a last-minute winner in Chelsea’s 2-1 victory...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 6:19pm Read More

Charles Leclerc claims pole in Singapore as Max Verstappen finishes only eighth

By Philip Duncan, PA F1 Correspondent, Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc took pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix with Max...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 3:38pm Read More

Lewis Hamilton faces fine after wearing nose stud in Singapore GP practice

By Philip Duncan, PA F1 Correspondent, Singapore Lewis Hamilton faces a fine for wearing his nose stud in final practice...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 3:08pm Read More

Arsenal keep hold of top spot with impressive derby win over rivals Tottenham

By Mark Mann-Bryans, PA Arsenal retained their place at the top of the Premier League with a fine north London...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 2:47pm Read More

In-form Christian Eriksen eagerly awaiting his first Manchester derby

By Simon Peach, PA Chief Football Writer Summer signing Christian Eriksen already feels at home at Manchester United and cannot...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 2:28pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

21 years of creativity, culture and community – Imagine that!

  Imagine Arts Festival 2022   WATERFORD’S Imagine Arts Festival is proudly celebrating 21 years of culture, creativity and community...

SpeakEasy brings top Irish poets to Waterford

  New poetry event launches in Waterford on Culture Night, September 23   A NEW poetry and spoken word event...

Saturday, 10/09/22 - 4:21pm Read More

‘Anything Goes’ at the Theatre Royal

JACK Cunningham’s production of “Anything Goes” opens tomorrow night (Wednesday) for four nights at the Theatre Royal. It’s an entertaining...

Tuesday, 30/08/22 - 8:43am Read More

Book Nook: Sizzling summer reads to pop into your beach bag today

For nostalgia: The Amusements by Aingeala Flannery Nothing says ‘summer’ more than the waft of popcorn, the pulse of the...

Sunday, 07/08/22 - 10:42am Read More

Views

DARREN SKELTON: When Coolio came to town

IT is with tremendous sadness that we record the death of one Artis Leon Ivey Jr, who passed away on...

DARREN SKELTON: An addiction to outrage

  AS I write this column, a petition has been set up in England to have Philip Schofield and Holly...

Thursday, 29/09/22 - 4:50pm Read More

View From The Green Room: More hot flushes than global warming

Theatre Royal: ‘How to catch the Menopause & enjoy it’   ANNE Gildea doesn’t suffer fools gladly and her audience...

Tuesday, 27/09/22 - 9:51am Read More

Time Out With Timmy: What’s the hurry?

I WAS in a local supermarket the other day to pick up a few items. My timing was slightly askew....

Tuesday, 27/09/22 - 9:27am Read More

Editorial: BreastCheck ought to be in Waterford

EVERYTHING shouldn’t have to be a battle. Every cause shouldn’t be reduced to a struggle. Just how many issues should...

Tuesday, 27/09/22 - 9:16am Read More

DARREN SKELTON: Let’s start a conversation

I WAS accosted on the street last week by a woman I had never met in my life. She didn’t...

Thursday, 22/09/22 - 4:17pm Read More

Phoenix: Shooting the messenger?

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

Tuesday, 20/09/22 - 12:21pm Read More

National News

Citizen’s Assembly votes for Directly Elected Mayor for Dublin

Kenneth Fox The Citizen’s Assembly has voted for a new, Directly Elected Mayor for Dublin. The new office would have...

Taoiseach signals for Leaving Cert reform and warns of price hikes

Kenneth Fox Taoiseach Micheál Martin has said the Leaving Cert has to be reformed and has warned some price rises...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 7:23pm Read More

Two men arrested after seizure of drugs worth €71,000 in Limerick

Kenneth Fox Drugs worth €71,000 have been seized in Limerick. Two men have been arrested after a search at a...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 6:31pm Read More

Days of treading water on planning for Irish unification are over, McDonald says

By David Young, PA The days of “treading water” on planning for Irish unification are over, Mary Lou McDonald has...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 5:45pm Read More

United Ireland will need support of convincing majorities, Tánaiste says

By David Young, PA A united Ireland will only succeed if its creation is endorsed by convincing majorities in the...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 5:05pm Read More

Micheál Martin: No plans for mini-budget in January

By David Young, PA The Government is not planning for a mini-budget in the new year, the Taoiseach has said....

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 3:16pm Read More

First-time buyers should be exempt from concrete levy, says Barry Cowen

James Cox First-time buyers and young farmers should be exempt from the concrete levy according to a Laois-Offaly TD. Barry...

Saturday, 01/10/22 - 1:36pm Read More

Well!

#YourFitness: Do you struggle to sleep at night?   

‘Making sure we have a routine we do daily before we go to bed is a largely underrated factor when...

Green Fingers: How does your garden grow?

I DO enjoy the seasons that we have in this part of the world with its distinct climatic conditions and,...

Tuesday, 27/09/22 - 9:42am Read More

On The Spot with Aileen Barron

MARRIED to dairy farmer James, with whom she has four girls – Alison (11), Nessa (9), Julie (4) and Claire...

Tuesday, 27/09/22 - 9:39am Read More

Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Cheese Scones

  Chef Dario Cavaliere writes a weekly food column for the Waterford News & Star   THERE cheese scones will...

Tuesday, 20/09/22 - 12:02pm Read More

Green Fingers: Small areas of intimate interest

  Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   IN gardens of all sizes, small intimate areas...

Tuesday, 20/09/22 - 11:59am Read More

#YourFitness: Which is the best training method for weight loss?

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

Tuesday, 20/09/22 - 11:55am Read More

Waterford Photo Gallery: Waterford College of Further Education Graduations

  Waterford College of Further Education held its Graduation Ceremony in the Tower Hotel. Here’s a preview of our print...

Tuesday, 20/09/22 - 11:37am Read More

Sponsored Content

Men’s Development Network’s first quarter century of service

25 years of Better lives for Men, Better lives for All   WHEN the South East Men’s Network was founded...

Cistercian College Roscrea’s Open Evening on September 30

The Cistercian College is situated just outside the North Tipperary town of Roscrea.  CISTERCIAN College Roscrea is hosting an ‘Open...

Thursday, 22/09/22 - 10:43am Read More

State of the European Union: Stronger Together

  EUROPEAN democracy is sometimes taken for granted. However, our EU democracy is unique as it places citizens’ well-being and...

Monday, 12/09/22 - 6:03pm Read More

Flexible finance for students with Waterford Credit Union

WHETHER it’s textbooks, or laptops, rent or course fees, your local Credit Union can help you arrange flexible finance with...

Tuesday, 23/08/22 - 2:09pm Read More