Unleashing our Déise spirit on the people’s stage

EDITORIAL ‘There wasn’t a night like this since the old finals of Tops.’ Arts correspondent Pat McEvoy’s words sum up the euphoric feeling that attached to the inaugural Waterford News & Star Green Room Awards, held in the Theatre Royal...

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View from the Green Room: Madrigallery’s Music of Sound        

  REVIEW Christ Church: Madrigallery   ‘Well that has to be the happiest requiem I’ve ever heard’ declared a beaming Madrigallery fan to me as the last chords sounded in American composer Dan Forrest’s Requiem for the Living to a...

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CATHERINE DREA: What Dermot Bannon can teach candidates

As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column for the Waterford News & Star   HOW can male candidates win...

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TIME OUT WITH TIMMY: This Madness Must Stop

  Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   DRIVING up the country recently I was listening...

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MUM’S THE WORD: Men and Miscarriage

Aideen Glynn’s weekly column as published in the Waterford News & Star Well! magazine   WHEN a woman loses a...

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PHOENIX: The heavy burden of managing expectations

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

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EDITORIAL: Unleashing our Déise spirit on the people’s stage

  ‘There wasn’t a night like this since the old finals of Tops.’ Arts correspondent Pat McEvoy’s words sum up...

Thursday, 06/02/20 - 10:44am Read More

CATHERINE DREA: Politics but with a small p

As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column for the Waterford News & Star   MY head is bursting with...

Thursday, 06/02/20 - 10:37am Read More

The Big Debate: Dr Jennifer Kavanagh gives her take

Viewpoint   ON Thursday night at the WIT Arena, the Waterford News & Star held their General Election debate. All...

Thursday, 06/02/20 - 10:35am Read More

Dr Jennifer Kavanagh’s Waterford election watch

Dr Jennifer Kavanagh is a law lecturer at WIT   THE election that everyone has waited for since Leo Varadkar...

Wednesday, 05/02/20 - 7:53pm Read More

EDITORIAL: Cllr Mulligan’s toughest day in politics

NO matter where you stand on voting for Cllr Eddie Mulligan in the general election, and whether your views are...

Wednesday, 22/01/20 - 10:56am Read More

CATHERINE DREA: Imagining 2020

As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column for the Waterford News & Star IT’S that time of the year...

Wednesday, 15/01/20 - 5:45pm Read More

PHOENIX: Electoral Possibilities

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

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EDITORIAL: Politicians on your marks, get set…

THE scene is set for General Election 2020, with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announcing that Saturday, February 8 is polling day....

Tuesday, 14/01/20 - 11:25pm Read More

TIME OUT WITH TIMMY: Gently Does It

Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   HOPE you got over the Christmas alright, as we...

Tuesday, 14/01/20 - 10:37am Read More

The Deise loses three of the best

THE deaths of Danny McGrath, Johnny Matthews and Dick Hayes has made Christmas 2019 one that will sadly jar in...

Tuesday, 07/01/20 - 12:00pm Read More

VIEW FROM THE GREEN ROOM: All aboard Annie’s Stage Coach

  Pat McEvoy’s weekly reviews as published in the Waterford News & Star   REVIEW: Annie at Barron Hall, Stradbally...

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VIEW FROM THE GREEN ROOM: A Robin Hood Panto Masterclass!

Pat McEvoy’s weekly reviews as published in the Waterford News & Star   REVIEW: Robin Hood and the Babes in...

Monday, 23/12/19 - 1:40pm Read More

CATHERINE DREA: Missing from the Christmas table

  As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column for the Waterford News & Star   IT took a while...

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PHOENIX: Festive Cheer

A new vision for Waterford’s North Quays  The Phoenix opinion column, which has been running in the Waterford News &...

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