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Leech appeals Tower expansion

Eoghan Dalton Reports

A former chief executive of Waterford Chamber has opposed the expansion of a city hotel.An Bord Pleanála received the submission from Monica Leech showing her opposition to the development at the Tower Hotel.The ambitious works proposed include demolishment of a four

2019-08-23 18:01
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All-Ireland Senior Hurling 2019

Brian Flannery Reports

So there you go Tipperary is the 2019 All-Ireland senior hurling champions. It is worth remembering that twelve months ago Tipperary failed to win a single game from four championship outings. What a difference a year makes!The return of Liam Sheedy as manager

2019-08-23 18:01
Global stardom for twinkle toes Jim (99)

Tango dancer wows audiences in Buenos Aires

Tango dancer Jim McManus (99) has attracted worldwide acclaim after wowing audiences at a globally renowned festival in Argentina. Since he took to the dancefloor of the Usina del Arte venue in Buenos Aires last week dressed in a white jacket,

2019-08-23 18:01
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LARGER-than-normal sized packs of crisps and confectionary are to be recalled and rebranded, following a landmark legal ruling that declared eating the entire contents of one of these so-called ‘share packs’ is easily within the remit of a single person.

Share packs, the

2019-08-23 16:22
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CASUALLY USING your phone or casually not using your phone, the problem consumers face today is the fear that were they to open their mouths within earshot of a phone it would be listening in, waiting to log what is said and using it in a sinister way. Targeting you with ads or services.

2019-08-23 16:22
“Sister. Get. That. Dick.” Confirm Nation’s Supportive Best Friends

NEWLY, medium and long-term singletons have been encouraged by the Nation’s supportive best friends to go out and get the ride, WWN can confirm.

While acknowledging that their encouragement may occasionally veer into the overly insistent and excitable sort of support, friends have

2019-08-23 16:22
Live

FANS of true crime and unsolved mysteries have propelled the podcast run by members of An Garda Síochána to unprecedented levels of success, as witnessed by the groundbreaking 9,000th episode set to hit airwaves later today.

Millions of fans from all around the world tune in to

2019-08-22 20:25
Live

PREPARATIONS are underway for the changes that will be required to outward-facing Britishness such as anthems and flags ahead of the October 31st Brexit deadline, with a composer already hired to change the traditional ‘God Save The Queen’ anthem into something more along the lines

2019-08-22 17:16
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AS the new title for Daniel Craig’s final outing as James Bond is revealed as ‘No Time To Die’, die hard Bond fan’s worst fears have been realised as Caitlyn Jenner is being heavily tipped to take over the role.

“It’s bad enough No Time To Die has Bond

2019-08-22 14:07
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RELIEF has washed over a panicked world as their fears that retailing giant Amazon Inc and its warehouses had been set ablaze have proven incorrect, WWN can confirm.

The shocking news that over 73,000 fires had been set this year alone was greeted with significant outcry but quickly

2019-08-22 14:07
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IN A SERIES of events no one could have possibly predicted, the media has yet again decided to report nothing but US president Donald Trump’s most mock-worthy comments which are devoid of any substance and only serve to soak up all the media’s fickle attention, instead of putting

2019-08-22 14:07
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Today British prime minister Boris Johnson is floating the idea of Ireland leaving EU rules, laws and regulations temporarily to effectively rejoin Britain in a bid to help Britain avoid the dreaded backstop, something the British government came up with to avoid a hard border in Northern

2019-08-21 19:16
Live

DUBLINERS emerged today to hold an emergency press conference expressing their desire for the rest of the county to buck up its idea and start helping out around here.

“We pay most of the income tax, corporation tax, you name it we’re the ones carrying you workshy, low income

2019-08-21 18:13
How Much Clothes Should A Woman Wear?

WOMEN and their clothing choices continue to be a bone of contention in Irish society, with fresh calls for regulation on the amount of fabric a woman should be wearing at any given time.

Although Ireland has always insisted that women dress appropriately by covering up their bodies as

2019-08-21 16:07
Live

THE country’s largest property website Daft.ie has been ordered by the Irish Human Rights Commission (IHREC) to block discriminatory advertising terms from appearing on its website.

The IHREC said it undertook a review of the website and identified a number of adverts it believed

2019-08-21 15:04
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PREPARATIONS are underway for the changes that will be required to outward-facing Britishness such as anthems and flags ahead of the October 31st Brexit deadline, with a composer already hired to change the traditional ‘God Save The Queen’ anthem into something more along the lines

2019-08-23 21:37
Live

FANS of true crime and unsolved mysteries have propelled the podcast run by members of An Garda Síochána to unprecedented levels of success, as witnessed by the groundbreaking 9,000th episode set to hit airwaves later today.

Millions of fans from all around the world tune in to

2019-08-23 21:37
Live

LARGER-than-normal sized packs of crisps and confectionary are to be recalled and rebranded, following a landmark legal ruling that declared eating the entire contents of one of these so-called ‘share packs’ is easily within the remit of a single person.

Share packs, the

2019-08-23 21:37
Live

CASUALLY USING your phone or casually not using your phone, the problem consumers face today is the fear that were they to open their mouths within earshot of a phone it would be listening in, waiting to log what is said and using it in a sinister way. Targeting you with ads or services.

2019-08-23 21:37
“Sister. Get. That. Dick.” Confirm Nation’s Supportive Best Friends

NEWLY, medium and long-term singletons have been encouraged by the Nation’s supportive best friends to go out and get the ride, WWN can confirm.

While acknowledging that their encouragement may occasionally veer into the overly insistent and excitable sort of support, friends have

2019-08-23 21:37
Waterford foodie businesses welcome US culinary students

The Department of Tourism, Languages and Hospitality at WIT recently welcomed visitors from Columbus Technical College Georgia and North Georgia Technical College in the US who were here for an Irish Food and Culture Course.The group consisted of 21 culinary students and three lecturers: chefs

2019-08-23 18:01
Q1 Scientific Shortlisted for 3 National Awards

Waterford-based pharmaceutical stability storage business Q1 Scientific has been shortlisted in three categories for the highly contested Pharmaceutical Industry Awards 2019.The last number of years has seen Q1 Scientific go from strength to strength with phenomenal business growth level of

2019-08-23 18:01
New president of Waterford Council of Trade Unions

Eoghan Dalton Reports

A city councillor has been elected president of the Waterford Council of Trade Unions.The new president, Cllr Joe Kelly (Ind) is a lifelong trade unionist and member of Unite the Union.Speaking following his election last month, he said he was honoured to be chosen by

2019-08-23 18:01
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