Diary From A Social Distance

Diary From A Social Distance: June 23-29

  Tuesday, June 23, 6:25pm: I bring our canine duo, Buddy and Zippy, off for their evening walk after another day’s work at the home office draws to a close. Two horses trot from one side of a nearby paddock...

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Diary from a Social Distance: June 16-June 22

Tuesday, June 16, 10:11am: The Irish Independent reports that “up to 1.7 million people are now wearing face masks –...

Monday, 22/06/20 - 5:41pm Read More

Diary From A Social Distance: June 9 – June 15

Tuesday, June 9, 3:57pm: Herself and myself return to the car having walked to Baylough, above The Vee in the...

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Diary From A Social Distance: June 2 – June 8

Tuesday, June 2, 10:51pm: Publication day ends with another anti-social run of mine, taking in 4.8 kilometres (three miles) of...

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Diary From A Social Distance: May 26-June 1

A weekly blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office Tuesday, May 26, 4:52pm: As I work on...

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Diary From A Social Distance: May 19-25

A weekly blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office Tuesday, May 19, 1:16pm: The oddity of not...

Tuesday, 26/05/20 - 9:34pm Read More

Diary From A Social Distance: May 12 to May 18

Tuesday, May 12, 11:52pm: I complete another 5k run on my loop in 28 minutes flat, passing a total of...

Saturday, 23/05/20 - 12:35pm Read More

Diary From A Social Distance: Sunday, May 17

The final daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office, which he began filing on Monday, March...

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Diary From A Social Distance: Saturday, May 16

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office Saturday, May 16, 9:03am: I surprise myself by...

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Diary From A Social Distance: Friday, May 15

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office Friday, May 15, 9:57am: I’ve got Zippy and...

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Views

Editorial: The Covid struggle and political failure

A BLEAKER winter than most of us have ever lived through is now an unavoidable reality. The cohesion and solidarity that society demonstrated in the wake of Leo Varadkar’s Washington speech on March 12 is now frayed at the edges...

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View from the Green Room: Kenny’s wonderful Crowman

REVIEW: Crowman at Theatre Royal IN our socially distanced world, it was wonderful to experience the courage and determination of...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:32pm Read More

View from the Green Room: ‘Tramore Tales’ re-released

REVIEW: Waterford Youth Arts’ Tramore Tales WATERFORD Youth Arts are releasing another hundred copies of their Tramore Tales DVD because...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:28pm Read More

Fr Liam Power: Pope Francis’ challenge to post-Covid world

  A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   ON Sunday, October 4, the feast of Saint Francis,...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:24pm Read More

PHOENIX: Up for discussion?

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

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 10:18pm Read More

Time Out with Timmy: Let’s hear it for the divas

  Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   THERE is so much music in the world...

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Editorial: Gross lack of Mayoral leadership as Covid rises

Cllr Geoghegan at the time of golfgate: “People deserve more from its leaders and public representatives”   THE controversy surrounding...

Tuesday, 13/10/20 - 9:52pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Superb Sondheim review at the Mall

REVIEW: Side by Side by Sondheim at Theatre Royal URSULA’S Tce. girl Tara Ann Byrne returned to her old stomping...

Tuesday, 06/10/20 - 1:07pm Read More

Catherine Drea: Acts of kindness cost nothing

  As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column as published in the Waterford News & Star WHAT’S the kindest...

Tuesday, 06/10/20 - 1:03pm Read More

PHOENIX: The Full Story

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

Tuesday, 06/10/20 - 12:58pm Read More