Waterford News

Hasbro to be taken over by Belgian card company

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HASBRO, Inc. the American multinational toy and board game company which employs some 160 people in Waterford is to be taken over by Belgian company Cartamundi. The entire Waterford workforce have been told that a 60-day process is underway for...

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Concerns for missing 12-year-old

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CONCERNS have been raised for a 12-year-old boy from Glenmore, who went missing at midday yesterday. Thomas Delaney is described...

Thursday, 09/07/15 - 10:35am Read More

Déise parks ban makes the headlines

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AN exclusive story that revealed a ban on smoking and the use of profane language will come into effect in...

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 4:15pm Read More

WIT’s CAO Live Q&A

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July 1 is just around the corner and with it, your last chance to make changes to your CAO choices....

Thursday, 25/06/15 - 3:00pm Read More

Waterford Sport

More consistent Waterford get Dunne’s vote

Waterford's Michael Walsh and Dublin's David O'Callaghan
during the side's NHL Relegation Play-off in 2014.
  All-Ireland SHC 1/4 Final: Waterford V Dublin: Preview Tommy Dunne remains optimistic about what’s in store for the remainder of this year’s hurling championship. Defensive strategies and a lack of goals stick out as the main topics of discussion...

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Ennis defeat the latest disappointment at U-21 grade

A Dejected Austin Gleeson at the final whistle
Photo Sean Byrne//Deise Sport
  Munster U-21 HC Semi-final The winning of the Harty and All Ireland Colleges titles by De La Salle in...

Tuesday, 21/07/15 - 3:31pm Read More

Barr in action in Dublin and London

Thomas Barr with friends and family at Dublin Airport
  Fresh from his World University Games victory on Friday week last in South Korea Thomas Barr is back in...

Tuesday, 21/07/15 - 3:27pm Read More

Liverpool come good against youthful Blues

Rian Roche and his mum Carleen shouting on Liverpool against the Blues at the RSC on Friday night last.
  A powerful second half display by the Anfield Reds saw Liverpool run out easy winners over Waterford United at...

Tuesday, 21/07/15 - 3:21pm Read More

Waterford Entertainment

Brass Band take to the water

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   CITY Of Waterford Brass will be heading to the Dunmore East Adventure Centre this Sunday, June 21 at 12 pm to undertake a novel and quite unique adventure. The band will be performing outside the Adventure Centre at 12 pm,...

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Go behind the scenes of Spraoi

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SPRAOI unseen, an extraordinary behind the scenes look at Waterford’s favourite festival, will receive its world premiere this Saturday, February...

Monday, 16/02/15 - 3:26pm Read More

Finding her voice

Ashley Loftus, who will represent Waterford on The Voice this Sunday night
DUNMORE East girl Ashley Loftus will be Waterford’s representative on this week’s instalment of RTE’s The Voice, where she’ll be...

Tuesday, 27/01/15 - 3:29pm Read More

Entertainment

Cilla Black dies aged 72

Entertainer Cilla Black is reported to have died at her Spanish home.A post-mortem is being carried out on her body after it was found at the property, but local police believe she died of natural causes.The 72-year-old had left the...

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Kate Moss cancels Ibiza trip after Jamie pictured with another model

Kate Moss cancelled a trip to Ibiza this weekend after her estranged husband Jamie Hince was spotted with Victoria's Secret...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 11:37am Read More

Post-Downton Abbey movie ‘could be wonderful,’ says producer

Downton Abbey is coming to an end, but its executive producer is offering hope that a follow-up film is at...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 11:04am Read More

Bobby Brown’s wife has seizure after Bobbi Kristina’s funeral

Bobby Brown's wife was rushed to hospital after suffering a seizure. The RnB singer's spouse, Alicia Etheridge reportedly became unwell...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 10:31am Read More

Relative of Bobbi Kristina Brown walks out of funeral over family feud

The ongoing tensions between the families of the late megastar Whitney Houston and her ex-husband, R&B singer Bobby Brown, erupted...

Saturday, 01/08/15 - 7:50pm Read More

Saturday’s TV tips

Proms Extra (BBC2, 7pm) The Proms season is now in full swing and Katie Derham presents highlights of some of...

Saturday, 01/08/15 - 3:33pm Read More

National News

Gardaí appeal for witnesses to Dublin assault

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses after a man was found in a critical condition in Dublin yesterday morning.The man was found with serious head injuries on Trees Road Upper at 6am.He was taken to St Vincent’s Hospital where he remains...

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Gardaí investigating Dublin arms and drug raid release two men

Two men have been released following a drugs and gun seizure in Dublin. It follows the search of a number...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 12:36pm Read More

Woman dies in Belfast house fire

A woman has died in a house fire in West Belfast in the early hours of this morning.The blaze broke...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 12:11pm Read More

Firefighters put out two major fires in Dublin

Two substantial fires were brought under control at two separate locations in Dublin last night.The first fire broke out at...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 10:37am Read More

National Sport

United and PSG agree di Maria fee

Angel di Maria looks set to have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the French club for €63m.Press Association Sport understands Di Maria is due to...

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Keane helps Galaxy to away win; Lampard suffers defeat on MLS debut

The LA Galaxy, in third in the MLS table, saw off bottom side Colorado Rapids with a 3-1 comeback win...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 12:29pm Read More

Keane: Arsenal players ‘more interested in selfies and six-packs’

Republic of Ireland assistant Roy Keane has said that Arsenal's players are more interested in their looks than winning titles.The...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 11:29am Read More

VIDEO: Team Ireland secure 16 more medals at World Games

As the curtains come down on the Special Olympics World Summer Games, Team Ireland are celebrating a hugely successful spell...

Sunday, 02/08/15 - 11:47am Read More