Heartbreak in Portlaw following death of John Butler (48)

THE people of Portlaw are attempting to come to terms with the second shocking death in their community in just 13 months. John ‘Pot’ Butler (48) was pronounced dead at University Hospital Waterford at 4am on Saturday last despite the...

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Freddie Laffan on work, family & Portlaw’s panto

“THERE is nothing like a dame,” so Rodgers and Hammerstein told us in their popular musical, ‘South Pacific’. But at this of time of year in Portlaw, those readying themselves for the annual pantomime have a slightly different dame in...

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John Halligan retires from political life

AS anticipated in this week’s print edition, Minister of State and Independent Alliance TD John Halligan will not contest the...

Wednesday, 15/01/20 - 8:00pm Read More

Gambling With Lives

Political apathy over gambling addiction frustrates counsellor  TWO Waterford city-based counsellors are seeing almost three times as many clients on...

Wednesday, 15/01/20 - 7:00pm Read More

Walsh Park revamp nets €3.75 million funding boost

THE long-awaited redevelopment of Walsh Park has moved a step closer to fruition following the allocation of €3.75 million in...

Tuesday, 14/01/20 - 6:00pm Read More

North Quay and Greenway to enhance local authority links

THE pending North Quays project, in addition to the advancement of the Kilkenny (Waterford to New Ross) Greenway ought to...

Tuesday, 14/01/20 - 5:00pm Read More

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