View from the Green Room: Tramore artists’ exhibition makes welcome return

  REVIEW: Tramore artists at Protestant Hall, Church Rd.   TRAMORE artists returned to the Protestant Hall on Church Rd. last week for their annual exhibition that has been running now for over half-a-century. Until Covid interrupted! However, last week...

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View from the Green Room: ‘Musical Magic’ is everything it says on the tin

  St. Patrick’s Gateway: Jack Cunningham Productions   JACK Cunningham’s school has come a long way in the last eight months. Tonight’s concert has a cast of 24 teenagers, aged 13 to 17, and the talent on show is astonishing....

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Catherine Drea: Sure we have it made!

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

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Fr Liam Power: Unlikely priest inspires new Hollywood movie (and me)

  A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   THE film, Fr Stu, was released in the U.S....

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PHOENIX: Anything that puts Waterford up in lights is welcome

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

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DARREN SKELTON: “If only you could inject wisdom”

DO you remember the man from the top of the town. The one who I spoke to some time ago,...

Thursday, 04/08/22 - 12:45pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Fiery faeries and mortals fight it out around ‘The Fir Grove’

  Wyse Park: Waterford Youth Arts   IF it’s one thing Waterford Youth Arts like, it’s a project. And especially...

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View from the Green Room: An interview with painter Anoushka Joyce

  Tramore studio: Artist Anoushka Joyce   I’M with Tramore artist Anoushka Joyce and the sun is flooding through her...

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Time Out with Timmy: Bye Bye Pat, Hello Eric

  Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   THE late Liverpool FC coach Bill Shankly once...

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PHOENIX: Planning for what?

 Mayor of Waterford, Cllr John O’Leary, officially launches the Waterford City and County Development Plan 2022-2028   The Phoenix opinion...

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Thirty Years of Sperrrraoiiiiiiiiiiii… Wheeeeeeeeee!

  Waterford Streets: Spraoi’s 30th   SPRAOI celebrated 30 years of street theatre with an action-packed, fun-driven, riot of street...

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Editorial: Back with a bang – mega weekend for Spraoi and ATN ’22!

  Editorial first published in August 2nd edition of the Waterford News & Star THE Irish weather played all its...

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DARREN SKELTON: This is an emergency

AT this stage there can’t be anyone left who hasn’t been affected by a person known to them taking their...

Thursday, 28/07/22 - 11:23am Read More

View from the Green Room: Dedication to Denis McGrath

    IT is with great sadness that I learned of the death of my old friend and theatre colleague...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 5:02pm Read More

View from the Green Room: ‘Taxi, follow that star for Bethlehem!’

  REVIEW: Deirdre O’Kane’s ‘Demented’ at Theatre Royal   DEIRDRE O’Kane is demented. And why wouldn’t she be. She’s got...

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Letter to the Editor: Abortion statistics

  Letters to the Editor… your voice, your view   Dear Editor,   THE release of the abortion statistics for...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 4:45pm Read More

Letter to the Editor: Intrafamilial abuse

  Letters to the Editor… your voice, your view   Dear Editor,   IN response to Darren Skelton’s View from...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 4:41pm Read More

Fr Liam Power: A Challenge to David Quinn

  A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   COLUMNIST David Quinn of the Iona Institute argued strongly...

Tuesday, 26/07/22 - 3:38pm Read More

PHOENIX: While you were away?

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

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Catherine Drea: The Naked Emperor

Waterford students protesting against Climate Change. Photo: Joe Evans  As I See It: Catherine Drea’s fortnightly column as published in...

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