Rose Keating: Love/hate on airports

I can’t decide whether I love airports or hate them with every fibre of my being. As I write, I’m currently sitting on a bench in a crowded corner of Schiphol Airport, balancing my laptop on my knees while keeping...

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Timmy Ryan: The joy of a summer read

IT’S Summer time again and invariably many of you will at least be thinking of taking a well-earned break. A decent read makes for an excellent pursuit when it comes to chilling out so whether it’s Bali or Ballyduff, I’ve...

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A weak centre serves no-one

A half-page article in The Irish Times last Thursday spoke of the weakness (shopping wise) of the centre. Shops are...

Thursday, 11/07/19 - 12:00pm Read More

FR LIAM POWER: Radical changes needed to combat climate change

‘Leo Varadkar said that the Government plan would involve “nudging people and business to make the right decisions”. We need...

Monday, 08/07/19 - 8:00am Read More

ROSE KEATING: She rates dogs

‘I’m tired of being scared for myself, for my friends, for every girl who ever received a degrading message from...

Friday, 05/07/19 - 8:00am Read More

MUM’S THE WORD: Race Day

‘The hint that they were running out of wine at the finish line definitely made me increase my pace for...

Thursday, 04/07/19 - 8:00am Read More

CATHERINE DREA: Being in the room

‘So when I read the list of elected representatives on our Council, of 32 members there were only two women....

Thursday, 04/07/19 - 8:00am Read More

VIEW FROM THE GREEN ROOM: Kinevane amazes at Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal: Underneath IT’S a tale that comes from beyond the grave; a mahogany-creased-wizzened hand reaches out to you from...

Tuesday, 02/07/19 - 8:00am Read More

PHOENIX: The Cork sieve

‘UHW has been put to the pin of its collar to provide adequate services. The waiting lists there which were...

Tuesday, 02/07/19 - 8:00am Read More

ROSE KEATING: The elite writing people out

‘I hate that I’m part of an academic system that seems to leave people out, to exclude people, if they’re...

Friday, 28/06/19 - 8:00am Read More

TIME OUT WITH TIMMY: Family Ties

In Merry’s I had a right old session with my Dad and a friend of mine which resulted in yours...

Thursday, 27/06/19 - 8:00am Read More

MUM’S THE WORD: Hand luggage

  ‘This particular trip could be the start of something fantastic and it would be a shame to be wearing...

Thursday, 27/06/19 - 8:00am Read More

EDITORIAL: Déise’s health waiting game

‘Tell us your waiting list stories – we can only campaign from there’ LANGUISHING on waiting lists has become the...

Wednesday, 26/06/19 - 10:00am Read More

THE BOOK NOOK: The Outsider by Emily Hourican

Dymphna Nugent reviews The Outsider by Emily Hourican MIRIAM and Paul pooled their monies and decided that this year, finally,...

Tuesday, 25/06/19 - 7:00pm Read More

View from the Green Room: John B. Keane’s magnificent Matchmaker

Theatre Royal: The Matchmaker When the audience finishes your catchphrase signature, you know you’ve got them in the palm of...

Tuesday, 25/06/19 - 11:00am Read More

PHOENIX: Being valued

  ‘The extent to which Waterford city is valued by the system and the permanent government, is something we might...

Tuesday, 25/06/19 - 10:00am Read More

VIEW FROM THE GREEN ROOM: Lisa Murphy’s art on Tramore’s Prom

The girl on the Prom making the Dolphin and marking out redemption IT’S May and the sun has put his...

Monday, 24/06/19 - 7:22pm Read More

CATHERINE DREA: Follow your curiosity

As I See It… FOR some reason as I am standing at the very edge of Spain, on the headland...

Sunday, 23/06/19 - 4:00pm Read More

FR LIAM POWER: The Quiet Revolution

A Question of Faith… BISHOP Cullinan launched a new pastoral plan for the diocese of Waterford and Lismore on Sunday,...

Sunday, 23/06/19 - 10:00am Read More

Letters to the Editor: ‘No show’ article

Dear Editor, I was more than surprised at the direction of your newspaper article last week (“Shanahan a no-show at...

Thursday, 20/06/19 - 4:17pm Read More