Diary From A Social Distance

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 six pedestrians on the circuit. “Running allows me to set my mind free,” said Olympian Kara Goucher. “Nothing seems impossible....

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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...

Monday, 18/05/20 - 5:45pm Read More

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...

Sunday, 17/05/20 - 1:59pm Read More

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...

Saturday, 16/05/20 - 2:56pm Read More

Diary From A Social Distance: Thursday, May 14

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office Thursday, May 14, 8:38am: I’m up and into...

Friday, 15/05/20 - 10:55pm Read More

Diary From A Social Distance: Wednesday, May 13

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office Rescue 117 returning to base early on Wednesday....

Thursday, 14/05/20 - 3:11pm Read More

Diary From A Social Distance: Tuesday, May 12

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office 9:40am-10:27am: I enjoy another enjoyable morning walk with...

Wednesday, 13/05/20 - 9:56pm Read More

Diary From A Social Distance: Monday, May 11

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office 8:07am-8:57am: I bring Buddy and Zippy off on...

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Diary From A Social Distance: Sunday, May 10

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office Sunday, May 10, 8:17am: I’m sat in bed...

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Diary From A Social Distance: Saturday, May 9

A daily blog by Deputy Editor Dermot Keyes from his #stayathome office    7:29am-10:09am: Up and at em. I’ve had...

Sunday, 10/05/20 - 1:16am Read More

Views

View from the Green Room: Thoughts on the re-emergence

Tramore: My Laptop AND so the Minister Everything-Under-The-Sun and guess-who-wants-to-be-Taoiseach Simon Harris spoke and limited release from Lockdown is in the air. You just can’t get away from the Minister for Health right now. Hushed tones and sombre sentences are...

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Time out with Timmy: All sporting eyes on Germany

  Timmy Ryan’s weekly column for the Waterford News & Star   AS I write this, it appears that the...

Tuesday, 26/05/20 - 7:13pm Read More

Fr Liam Power: Navigating this time of trial

A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   THE coronavirus pandemic has impacted all our lives, sometimes in...

Tuesday, 26/05/20 - 6:04pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Fake ID’s for Over Seventies

Tramore: My Laptop   I’VE been doing a bit of research on the net. Did you know that you can...

Tuesday, 19/05/20 - 5:51pm Read More

Notes from the Cocoon: Soda bread woes

  Ray McGrath’s new column as he adjusts to a life in isolation   “HOW you doin’, Grandad… are you...

Tuesday, 19/05/20 - 11:59am Read More

CATHERINE DREA: Waterford, haven of the sun

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

Tuesday, 19/05/20 - 11:53am Read More

EDITORIAL: Waterford takes first steps out of lockdown

YESTERDAY marked the first tentative steps out of lockdown and towards a reopening of Waterford’s businesses and our society, as...

Tuesday, 19/05/20 - 11:49am Read More

PHOENIX: ‘We must rediscover Waterford city’

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

Tuesday, 19/05/20 - 11:38am Read More

View from the Green Room: Lockdown Blues

  Tramore: My Laptop SO… the existential question of “what’s it all about?” is finally surfacing. And a lot of...

Friday, 15/05/20 - 9:22pm Read More

FR LIAM POWER: Reflections on a post-pandemic world

  A Question of Faith, Fr Liam Power’s Fortnightly Column   MR Christy Wall, one of our great stalwarts in...

Wednesday, 13/05/20 - 7:48pm Read More