243 new cases, 7 deaths and Waterford in double figures again

THE Department of Health has reported 243 new cases of Covid 19 and 7 additional deaths. In Waterford, there were 16 cases reported today – the 4th highest in the country. Of the cases notified today; 137 are men /...

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Motorcyclist in serious condition at UHW following New Ross collision

NEW Ross Gardaí are appealing for witnesses following a single vehicle collision involving a motorcycle late last night. Shortly before midnight, Gardaí and Emergency Services attended at scene of a collision involving a motorcyclist in his early 20s on the...

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Christmas comes early as bumper €148m Budget passed

CHRISTMAS appears to have arrived early for Waterford with the adoption of an “extremely positive” and “straightforward” budget that is...

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WIT students asked to hand back overpayments

A LARGE number of students who had applied for the Student Assistance Fund were overpaid – in some cases by...

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206 cases and 7 deaths

THE Department of Health has reported 206 new cases of Covid-19 and 7 additional deaths. There are 6 new cases...

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Weekend gets off to good start for lucky lotto player

THE weekend is off to a good start for one lucky person, as the National Lottery has confirmed that the...

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The late Michael Coppinger: Waterford’s gentleman bandleader

WATERFORD’S entertainment circuit is mourning the loss of another of its stellar talents, Michael Coppinger, the former Bandleader of the...

Friday, 27/11/20 - 4:29pm Read More

Cash, drugs and firearms seized in Waterford City

Gardaí attached to the Waterford Crime Unit assisted by uniform members in Waterford, the Armed Support Unit, Cahir and the...

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Taking in of Copper Coast public bins causes outrage

THE removal once again of over 20 public bins from the Copper Coast after a battle to have them reinstated...

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Development granted for Tramore’s Bookie Woods

AN BORD PLEANALA have overturned a planning decision made by Waterford Council’s planning department. Permission has been granted this week...

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Waterford’s playgrounds to promote inclusivity through sign language

WATERFORD COUNCIL have looked favourably upon an inclusion-promoting initiative for playgrounds. This new initiative would see all Council controlled parks...

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Enforcement action should be taken on unauthorised chalet

ENFORCEMENT action should be taken on an unauthorised structure located on the site of a proposed seven bay development before...

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WIT’s new stress self-assessment tool for nurses and nursing students

WATERFORD Institute of Technology (WIT) has launched a new personal stress self-assessment tool for nursing students and qualified nurses. The...

Thursday, 26/11/20 - 5:59pm Read More

335 new covid cases and 3 deaths – Double figures for Waterford again

THE Department of Health has reported 335 new cases of Covid-19 and 3 additional deaths. In Waterford, there were 11...

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Waterford’s Lucy to perform on Late Late Toy Show

LUCY Power, aged 10 from Stradbally, has been one of the lucky children chosen this year to perform on The...

Thursday, 26/11/20 - 2:24pm Read More

Prison term as nightclub brawl leaves man with catastrophic injuries

A DUNGARVAN man has received a jail sentence after pleading guilty to a Section 4 assault, causing serious harm. He...

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Man (21) jailed after woman woke to find two men in house

A 21-YEAR-OLD Waterford city man has been sent to prison for six-months for his role in an attempted burglary in...

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CPO’d Lismore Park house in latest list of Council disposals

A CPO’d house that represented a blight on Lismore Park and a prime site in Ardmore that had become derelict...

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Waterford owned company expands waste disposal offering

Waterford owned company BIGbin has added a second BIGbin location in the city – at Circle K Service Station on...

Thursday, 26/11/20 - 10:24am Read More

Council yet to clear pre-planning backlog

WATERFORD City and County Council has acknowledged that there’s a backlog of requests for pre-planning meetings that needs to be...

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