Waterford News

Giant clock and fireworks to mark Winter Solstice

The brand new ‘Tempus Fugit’ clock, with wings spanning six metres, will be unveiled on December 21 (the Winter Solstice)...

Amy Brennan appointed as Sanofi Site Head

Amy Brennan, who has been appointed as Site Head at Sanofi Waterford. Photo: Colin Shanahan AMY Brennan, an experienced biopharma...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 10:39am Read More

Over 1,500 Ukrainians with Waterford addresses 

OVER 1,500 Ukrainians with addresses in Waterford have registered with the Department of Social Protection to date, Waterford City and...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 4:40pm Read More

A life of service: Ireland’s longest serving fire officer retires from Tramore

FOLLOWING over forty years of service, Tramore Fire Station manager, Noel Burns has retired from active service, making him the...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 12:42pm Read More

New surgical hub announced for UHW

ONE of five Surgical Hubs for day cases in the country is to be developed at University Hospital Waterford (UHW)....

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 12:03pm Read More

Gardaí renew appeal for missing Bobby Power (16)

Gardaí are renewing their appeal for the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 16 year old Bobby Power who...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 9:49am Read More

Man arrested following Quay collision

A man in his 50s was arrested by Waterford Gardaí for road traffic offences following this evening’s road traffic collision...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 9:38pm Read More

Waterford Sport

Waterford Half Marathon a brilliant success yet again

Phillipa Carney and Mol Lambert, Saturday Road Runners. The EY Waterford Half Marathon went ahead last Saturday despite a blow...

‘If you’re not enjoying it, it’s a horrible place to be’

Waterford hurling star, Austin Gleeson, in attendance at Croke Park at the unveiling of eir as a new official sponsor...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 1:00pm Read More

U-20 A hurling semi-finals down for decision

Senior stars, Ronan Power (pictured above) and Patrick Fitzgerald are both available to the Ballygunner U-20s for their Eastern semi-final...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 12:40pm Read More

de Paor family need help to find stolen 1948 All-Ireland medal

As anyone with even a passing interest in hurling in Waterford will know, the Déise won their first of two...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 8:08pm Read More

Interesting panels published for Fitzgibbon Cup

Lismore’s Iarlaith Daly will once again line out for UCC in the 2023 Fitzgibbon Cup. Photo: Inpho. With the final...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 4:32pm Read More

Waterford well represented in Munster success

The Munster Schools U-18 team. Munster have ended a ten-year wait as they lifted the FAI Schools Under 18 Boys’...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 4:16pm Read More

‘We just stuck to what we’re good at’

Ballygunner’s captains Dessie Hutchinson and Ian Kenny with supporter Tom Mullane raising the O’Neill Cup after their Munster Club SHC...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 4:01pm Read More

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Intense rainfall hit Co. Waterford yet again last week causing widespread flooding. This was the third Status Orange weather alert...

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 12:50pm Read More

Johnny Sexton on ageing, self-investing and the future

Johnny Sexton opens up on ageing, nutrition, and whether he will ever coach. The Ireland and Leinster captain invites us...

Friday, 18/11/22 - 12:59pm Read More

Curves: supporting its Irish franchisees

Liza Roque Sales, owner of Curves Knocklyon in Dublin. WHEN you open a Curves concept, you help women gain strength,...

Wednesday, 09/11/22 - 10:46am Read More

National Sport

FAI fined by Uefa over pro-IRA chant during World Cup play-off celebrations

Jamie Gardner, PA Chief Sports Reporter Uefa has fined the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) after members of the national...

Jude Bellingham v Aurelien Tchouameni: Midfield battle key to quarter-final

By PA Sport Staff Jude Bellingham’s midfield battle with Aurelien Tchouameni will be crucial when England take on reigning champions...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 10:27am Read More

Sterling to return to England camp before quarter-final with France

England’s Raheem Sterling will return to their World Cup base in time for their quarter-final clash with France this weekend,...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 9:58am Read More

Dutch Grand Prix extends deal to remain on Formula One calendar until 2025

Andy Hampson, PA The Dutch Grand Prix will remain on the Formula One calendar until at least 2025, it has...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 8:54am Read More

Football rumours: Liverpool make big step in pursuit of Sofyan Amrabat

PA Sport Staff What the papers say The Sun reports Liverpool have taken the lead in the pursuit of Fiorentina...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 8:53am Read More

Michael O’Neill targets Billy Bingham record after returning to Northern Ireland job

Ian Parker, PA Michael O’Neill has his sights set on challenging Billy Bingham’s record of taking charge of 118 Northern...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 6:34am Read More

Vivianne Miedema strikes again as Arsenal beat Juventus in Champions League

George Sessions, PA Vivianne Miedema continued her hot streak with another goal to help Arsenal beat Juventus 1-0 and move...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 6:33am Read More

Waterford Entertainment

View from the Green Room: Intonations know what they want – what they really, really want!

  Christ Church Cathedral: Intonations   IT’S great to see some old and new faces in the inky Hamlet-black outfits...

View from the Green Room: Meeting my Waterloo

  Theatre Royal: ABBA FOREVER   THE ABBA Forever band is a slick, professional foursome that does exactly what it...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 12:02pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Phil Coulter at Eighty

  Theatre Royal: Phil Coulter   PHIL Coulter has been in the entertainment business since the early sixties. On Friday...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 11:22am Read More

Netflix recommendations for the weekend

Wondering what to do in Waterford this weekend? Our beautiful city is awash with Christmas cheer and Winterval has a...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:10pm Read More

Views

View from the Green Room: Intonations know what they want – what they really, really want!

  Christ Church Cathedral: Intonations   IT’S great to see some old and new faces in the inky Hamlet-black outfits...

View from the Green Room: Meeting my Waterloo

  Theatre Royal: ABBA FOREVER   THE ABBA Forever band is a slick, professional foursome that does exactly what it...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 12:02pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Phil Coulter at Eighty

  Theatre Royal: Phil Coulter   PHIL Coulter has been in the entertainment business since the early sixties. On Friday...

Wednesday, 07/12/22 - 11:22am Read More

Time Out with Timmy: Legends bow out gracefully

Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   MY Dad had a saying. There’s only a spell...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 1:07pm Read More

Phoenix: What is the deficit?

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

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 12:32pm Read More

Well! Festive On The Spot… with Waterford’s Ann Power

  ‘The excitement (and probably the chocolate breakfast) means there is usually a lot of energy to release, so we...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 12:12pm Read More

Editorial: Waterford’s hidden illicit sex trade

  ‘For years we have wanted to write the story of these women in the Waterford News & Star, but...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 11:42am Read More

National News

UK exit from EU single market ‘laid foundation for protocol’ – German minister

By Gráinne Ní Aodha, PA The UK’s decision to leave the EU’s single market and custom union “laid the foundation...

Caution urged as temperatures in Ireland set to drop to -4C

By Gráinne Ní Aodha, PA People have been urged to use caution as several low-temperature warnings were issued for Ireland...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 7:57pm Read More

Live animal crib opens in Dublin’s Stephen’s Green park

By Gráinne Ní Aodha, PA A live animal crib has been officially opened in Dublin city’s Stephen’s Green park. It...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 7:11pm Read More

Supreme Court should take account of intended surrogacy legislation, counsel says

High Court reporters The Supreme Court has been told it should take into account intended legislation on surrogacy in determining...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 6:55pm Read More

Cameron Reilly murder trial: Accused claims he ‘blacked out’ due to drugs

Ryan Dunne The now 23-year-old man charged with the murder of Cameron Reilly told gardaí that he could not remember...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 6:17pm Read More

Eoghan Harris defamation proceedings against journalist Aoife Moore transferred to High Court

Ray Managh Journalist Aoife Moore had suffered dreadfully because of alleged defamatory remarks about her on Twitter and wished to...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 5:45pm Read More

Ireland’s housing crisis spilling into widespread social crisis, Dáil told

By Gráinne Ní Aodha, PA The housing crisis is spilling out into a social crisis for the education, health and...

Thursday, 08/12/22 - 5:04pm Read More

Well!

Green Fingers: Seasonal cheer with Holly and Ivy

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   WITHIN a short time of consistent rain or wind...

#YourFitness: Two reasons to exercise more!

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

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 12:21pm Read More

Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Apple and Gingerbread Cake

Chef Dario Cavaliere writes a weekly food column for the Waterford News & Star   THIS is a lovely recipe...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 12:16pm Read More

Well! Festive On The Spot… with Waterford’s Ann Power

  ‘The excitement (and probably the chocolate breakfast) means there is usually a lot of energy to release, so we...

Tuesday, 06/12/22 - 12:12pm Read More

Netflix recommendations for the weekend

Wondering what to do in Waterford this weekend? Our beautiful city is awash with Christmas cheer and Winterval has a...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 5:10pm Read More

Waterford restorers sought for new series of ‘The Great House Revival’

‘Great House Revival’ presenter Hugh Wallace. Architect and television presenter Hugh Wallace has called on potential home restorers in Waterford...

Friday, 02/12/22 - 11:03am Read More

Where to find the best coffee in Waterford

Living for a good cup of Joe? These local spots have the best coffee in Waterford For the caffeinated among...

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 12:15pm Read More

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We’ve got the power to help stop climate change

Intense rainfall hit Co. Waterford yet again last week causing widespread flooding. This was the third Status Orange weather alert...

Thursday, 01/12/22 - 12:50pm Read More

Johnny Sexton on ageing, self-investing and the future

Johnny Sexton opens up on ageing, nutrition, and whether he will ever coach. The Ireland and Leinster captain invites us...

Friday, 18/11/22 - 12:59pm Read More

Curves: supporting its Irish franchisees

Liza Roque Sales, owner of Curves Knocklyon in Dublin. WHEN you open a Curves concept, you help women gain strength,...

Wednesday, 09/11/22 - 10:46am Read More