Waterford News

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, April 13, Darren Skelton reports. The protest march, which was rescheduled from an earlier date in March, was organised by...

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Growhouse uncovered in Airport Business Park

TWO Vietnamese men, aged 32 and 43, were arrested this morning after a growhouse was uncovered at an industrial premises...

Friday, 19/04/19 - 12:19pm Read More

The council year in review

WATERFORD City and County Council published their annual report last week, which revealed plenty about the performance of the county,...

Thursday, 18/04/19 - 6:03pm Read More

Airport announcement expected at the end of July

IN what has become a story of a thousand “imminent announcements”, Fianna Fail TD Mary Butler said today that she...

Thursday, 18/04/19 - 5:00pm Read More

Kick off in Kilbarry

Area set for massive €100m+ investment Development to include over 800 houses, nursing home, medical centre, creché, café, leisure village...

Wednesday, 17/04/19 - 9:51pm 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

Four people rescued from yacht off Cork coast

Four people have been rescued from a yacht 34 miles off the coast of Co Cork. Shortly before 8pm last night, the Courtmacsherry RNLI Lifeboat crew were called to the scene. They found the 40-foot yacht that was heading for...

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Extra DARTs in operation ahead of Leinster game as some changes made to rail services

A Sunday service will operate for rail commuters today with some minor changes. Irish Rail has said there will be...

Sunday, 21/04/19 - 8:00am Read More

Man injured after being knocked off his bike and assaulted

A man has been injured in a serious assault in the Kilbarrack area of Dublin 5. The incident occurred at...

Saturday, 20/04/19 - 9:40pm Read More

The Lotto results are in…

There was no winner of tonight’s Lotto jackpot worth over €2.8m. The numbers drawn were 7, 13, 14, 15, 16,...

Saturday, 20/04/19 - 9:30pm Read More

Lyra McKee’s life was ‘cruelly and pointlessly ended by violence’, says Archbishop Martin

Archbishop Eamon Martin has paid tribute to journalist Lyra McKee “whose life was so cruelly and pointlessly ended by violence”...

Saturday, 20/04/19 - 9:10pm Read More

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Four people rescued from yacht off Cork coast

Four people have been rescued from a yacht 34 miles off the coast of Co Cork. Shortly before 8pm last night, the Courtmacsherry RNLI Lifeboat crew were called to the scene. They found the 40-foot yacht that was heading for...

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Extra DARTs in operation ahead of Leinster game as some changes made to rail services

A Sunday service will operate for rail commuters today with some minor changes. Irish Rail has said there will be...

Sunday, 21/04/19 - 8:00am Read More

Man injured after being knocked off his bike and assaulted

A man has been injured in a serious assault in the Kilbarrack area of Dublin 5. The incident occurred at...

Saturday, 20/04/19 - 9:40pm Read More

Waterford Sport

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 UEFA Licence, meaning they will be unable to take their place in this July’s Europa League Qualifying rounds, the club’s...

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UEFA refuse Waterford FC a licence to play in 2019 Europa League

Blues’ fans dream of seeing their team play in Europe this season seem to have been dashed tonight. Photo: Inpho....

Thursday, 18/04/19 - 10:46pm Read More

Tramore meeting rescheduled for May 14

Following the cancellation of the Waterford & Tramore meeting on Monday 15 April, Horse Racing Ireland has announced that a...

Thursday, 18/04/19 - 10:44am Read More

Doubt cast over Blues’ Europa League dream

The Waterford FC team that secured Europa League football by finishing fourth in the Premier Division in 2018. Photo: Inpho....

Wednesday, 17/04/19 - 8:58pm Read More

Waterford Hockey Club are back in the big time

The Waterford Hockey Club players celebrate their Irish Hockey Trophy Final win on Sunday. Irish Hockey Trophy Final Waterford completed...

Tuesday, 16/04/19 - 6:34pm Read More

National Sport

Van Graan: Munster came to win but were ‘beaten by a better side’

Peter O’Mahony and Johann van Graan put their hands up after another Heineken Champions Cup semi-final defeat to Saracens and admitted they had simply been beaten by a better side. Munster’s Peter O’Mahony, Head Coach Johann van Graan and Jack...

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Man-of-the-match Vunipola helps Saracens to final following Munster mauling

[score] [team1]Saracens[/team1][score1]32[/score1] [team2]Munster[/team2][score2]16[/score2] [/score] Saracens continued their recent dominance of Munster as they subjected the Irish province to another mauling...

Saturday, 20/04/19 - 5:20pm Read More

Galway’s outstanding form continues with in over Donegal

[score] [team1]Galway[/team1][score1]1-12[/score1] [team2]Donegal[/team2][score2]1-5[/score2] [/score] Galway’s outstanding form this spring continued as they burst out of the blocks against Donegal and...

Saturday, 20/04/19 - 5:00pm Read More

Fr O’Neill’s secure passage to round three of Cork Premier IHC

[score] [team1]Fr O’Neill’s[/team1][score1]1-21[/score1] [team2]Ballincollig[/team2][score2]2-14[/score2] [/score] Fr O’Neill’s survived a titanic battle with Ballincollig in a lively opening round of the...

Friday, 19/04/19 - 10:15pm Read More

Watergrasshill achieve deserved victory over Inniscarra in first round of Cork PIHC

[score] [team1]Watergrasshill[/team1][score1]1-16[/score1] [team2]Inniscarra[/team2][score2]0-13[/score2] [/score] In the end it, was their performance in the third quarter that laid the foundation for...

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