Free open-air recitals in Dungarvan and Lismore

The open air recitals in Lismore and Dungarvan are popular elements of the Blackwater Valley Opera Festival. Photo: Sean O’Riordan WITH just over a week to go until this year’s Blackwater Valley Opera Festival (BVOF), organisers are encouraging local community groups...

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Immrama Festival of Travel Writing makes welcome return

Author Michael Smith (of Tom Crean fame) will be among the many acclaimed writers taking to the Lismore Heritage Centre stage bewteen June 16 and 19.  THE Immrama Festival of Travel Writing will return from its three-year, pandemic-related hiatus to...

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Well Said: Through the lens of Covid

Pictured at the launch of the Focus Ireland booklet, ‘Through the Lens of Covid 19’ were Devin Eamon Power (aged...

Thursday, 19/05/22 - 2:03pm Read More

On The Spot: Paul White

PAUL WHITE (29) is in ‘full steam ahead’ mode, having overhauled his career, lifestyle and mindset, and is now working...

Thursday, 19/05/22 - 2:00pm Read More

WATERFORD PHOTO GALLERY: Communions & Confirmations

  Waterford News & Star photographer Joe Evans captures First Communions & Confirmations across the city and county – these...

Tuesday, 17/05/22 - 10:37pm Read More

#YourFitness: Comparison is the thief of joy

  Weekly column by fitness expert Cashel Hayden for the Waterford News & Star, in association with Kingfisher Fitness Club...

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Green Fingers: Plant for yourself and help wildlife too

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   THE Chelsea Flower Show run by the RHS (rhs.org.uk/Chelsea)...

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Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Chocolate Raspberry Cake

Chef Dario Cavaliere writes a weekly food column for the Waterford News & Star   THIS is a delicious chocolate...

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At the movies: A movie for Marvel fanatics

  REVIEW: Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness – Two Stars   I AM someone who personally thinks that...

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Book Nook: The ‘Marathon Man’ and his unending endurance

EVERY athlete has a personal reason, a why, something which focuses them and sustains their endurance. For Alan Corcoran, that...

Wednesday, 11/05/22 - 3:05pm Read More

Waterford Photo Gallery: Darkness into Light

Photographer Noel Browne was out before the crack of dawn to capture Darkness into Light’s fundraiser for Pieta in Waterford...

Tuesday, 10/05/22 - 1:25pm Read More

Waterford Photo Gallery: The Mayor’s Ball

Mayor of Waterford City & County Cllr Joe Kelly, his wife Frances and family members at the Mayor’s Charity Ball...

Tuesday, 10/05/22 - 1:21pm Read More

#YourFitness: Three simple things to live a healthier life!

  Weekly column by fitness expert Cashel Hayden for the Waterford News & Star, in association with Kingfisher Fitness Club...

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Green Fingers: The exciting miracle of new life and growth

  Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   PLANTS and animals have their natural cycle and...

Tuesday, 10/05/22 - 1:05pm Read More

Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Nutella Ice Cream Cake

  Chef Dario Cavaliere writes a weekly food column for the Waterford News & Star   THIS cake can be...

Tuesday, 10/05/22 - 12:58pm Read More

The return of Happy Birthday Dear Alice

Jim Nolan directs Happy Birthday Dear Alice at the Theatre Royal this May 12-May 14. Photo: Colin Shanahan   ‘The...

Tuesday, 10/05/22 - 12:39pm Read More

‘Brave, exciting and important entertainment’

SPRING Awakening has never been a shy musical. Based on German playwright Frank Wedekind’s 1891 tale of teenagers awakening to...

Saturday, 07/05/22 - 11:03am Read More

ON THE SPOT: Aisling Cusack

AISLING Cusack is a chef and the proprietor of The House of Food, which is located in the Park Road...

Wednesday, 04/05/22 - 7:24pm Read More

Well Said: Karen Whelan on expanding her soul

Karen Whelan has found her calling in life having identified the need to self-heal and, more significantly, to be at...

Wednesday, 04/05/22 - 12:51pm Read More

#YourFitness: The ABC’s of exercise order

  Weekly column by fitness expert Cashel Hayden for the Waterford News & Star, in association with Kingfisher Fitness Club...

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