Steph Golds: Looking inward to look outward

Steph Golds learned how to drive at 16, realising fast that getting from Annestown to Tramore everyday was going to be easier if she had her own set of wheels. Unbeknowst to herself, that sense of self-sufficiency and strength was...

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#YourFitness: Why warm up before exercise?

  Weekly column by fitness experts Adam Wright and Jacqui Watson for the Waterford News & Star, in association with Kingfisher Fitness Club THIS week I am going to chat to you about how important warming up the body before exercise...

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Green Fingers: Shady characters in your garden

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   I SHOULD think that there are very few gardens...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 3:14pm Read More

Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Peach and Almond Ice Cream Cake

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

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 3:11pm Read More

View from the Green Room: So many turning points that just never seem to turn

Tramore: My Laptop GEORGE Lee is back and my paranoia has returned. A bit like Sherlock Holmes whenever Prof. Moriarity...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 1:56pm Read More

On the Spot: Martina Perry

Martina Perry is 41 years young. Married to Grant, they have three amazing kids – Caitin, Elise and Ryan. She’s...

Tuesday, 29/09/20 - 10:36am Read More

Green Fingers: There is a buzz about bees

Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   THERE has been an increasing awareness about the importance...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 1:02pm Read More

#YourFitness: How to stay motivated forever

Weekly column by fitness experts Adam Wright and Jacqui Watson for the Waterford News & Star, in association with Kingfisher Fitness...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 1:00pm Read More

Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Hake Pasta with Peas

  Chef Dario Cavaliere writes a weekly food column for the Waterford News & Star   HAKE is a great...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 12:57pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Birthday bumps for Beethoven

Tramore: My Laptop 250 birthday bumps actually as Ludwig Van Beethoven was born at what is now the Beethoven House...

Tuesday, 22/09/20 - 12:54pm Read More

Well Said: Coffee in Crough proves a punt worth pursuing

FLAT WHITES prepared at the foot of the Comeragh Mountains are not spoken of in rhyme or lyric when tales...

Saturday, 19/09/20 - 1:15pm Read More

On the spot……Julie Smyth

Julie grew up in Waterford (in Avondale), the daughter of footballer Dave Kirby and his wife Angela. She has a...

Thursday, 17/09/20 - 12:41pm Read More

Green Fingers: To plant a weed or knot that is the question

  Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   THE expression “A weed is a plant in...

Wednesday, 16/09/20 - 4:43pm Read More

#YourFitness: Get yourself outside this autumn

Weekly column by fitness experts Adam Wright and Jacqui Watson for the Waterford News & Star, in association with Kingfisher Fitness...

Wednesday, 16/09/20 - 4:40pm Read More

Dario Cavaliere’s Recipe of the Week: Cod Fishcakes

  Chef Dario Cavaliere writes a weekly food column for the Waterford News & Star   THESE fish cakes have...

Wednesday, 16/09/20 - 4:36pm Read More

View from the Green Room: Moby Dick’s Big Tale

  REVIEW: Jim Nolan’s ‘Moby Dick’ on RTE Radio 1   THE theatres may be dark but writers are still...

Wednesday, 16/09/20 - 4:32pm Read More

ON THE SPOT: Caoilfhionn Hanton

CAOILFHIONN Hanton is a 22-year-old artist from Tramore, Waterford. Her parents own the Parlour Vintage Tea Rooms and she has...

Sunday, 13/09/20 - 2:51pm Read More

Children in Direct Provision to receive books as part of Culture Night

CHILDREN in two of Waterford’s Direct Provision centres will receive gifts of new books by Irish authors as the Arts...

Sunday, 13/09/20 - 2:42pm Read More

Darren Malone on why love is the answer

“WHEN you first suggested a conversation via Zoom, I agreed and then realised I had no idea how Zoom worked,...

Saturday, 12/09/20 - 11:25am Read More

Green Fingers: There is always space for bulbs in your life

  Melanie Dool’s gardening column in association with Orchardstown Garden Centre   THOSE involved with gardening are always planning ahead...

Tuesday, 08/09/20 - 11:59am Read More