DARREN SKELTON: Five lessons from a lockdown

Darren Skelton’s View from the Blue as published in the Waterford News & Star print edition Five lessons from a lockdown WE have learned so much about ourselves during the Covid-19 pandemic – so much in fact that I really...

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Death through a lens

ONE of the saddest consequences of the Covid-19 emergency is the lonely death. Funerals, that would normally attract hundreds of mourners, are now limited to 5-10 socially distancing close family members. Lives which deserved the grandest farewell are having to...

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Curbing the spread… so far

  SO far, Waterford appears to be curbing the spread of Covid-19. When the Waterford News & Star went to...

Tuesday, 07/04/20 - 1:05pm Read More

Cocaine found during Covid-19 spot check

At approximately 23:36hrs on Monday, April 6, Gardaí in Waterford were conducting a Covid 19 checkpoint at the Grannagh Junction...

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49 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Waterford (as of April 4)

THERE are now 49 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Waterford (as of April 4). Elsewhere in the South East, there...

Monday, 06/04/20 - 6:04pm Read More

46 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Waterford (as of April 3)

THERE have now been 46 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Waterford as of April 3, an increase of 3 from...

Sunday, 05/04/20 - 7:59pm Read More

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