WEEK IN PHOTOS
Down and out: Martin O’Neill and the Deise’s Hurling Championship dream is over for another year.

Down and out: Martin O’Neill and the Deise’s Hurling Championship dream is over for another year.

The cast of TIME QUEST, a Little Red Kettle production.

The cast of TIME QUEST, a Little Red Kettle production.

The Waterford Under-21 panel stands together for the National Anthem at Walsh Park.

The Waterford Under-21 panel stands together for the National Anthem at Walsh Park.

Medallists in the GloHealth Senior Track and Field Championships women\'s 200m: Silver medallist Sarah Lavin, gold medallist Kelly Proper, and Steffi Creaner.

Medallists in the GloHealth Senior Track and Field Championships women\'s 200m: Silver medallist Sarah Lavin, gold medallist Kelly Proper, and Steffi Creaner.

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News


‘I’M FIGHTING FOR MY CARE’

Mayor Relegated to ‘Third Citizen’

Confusion exists over the protocols surrounding the positions of Cathaoirleach of Waterford City and County Council and Mayor of the Waterford Metropolitan District.

Local Lotto Win in the Bag – Literally!

A lucky Waterford woman had a winning EuroMillions Plus draw ticket in her handbag for three days without realising.

Gas Meter Tampering on the Rise

Waterford has been identified as having a high prevalence of gas meter tampering.


BREAKING NEWS


Win a €250 Penney's voucher to spend at the newly-revamped store, only in this week's edition.
There was a dramatic rescue in Tramore last week. Read more in this week's edition.
Gas meter tampering on the rise? Read more in this week's edition.
Read about rising house prices in Waterford, in this week's edition.

THEY SAID


Trish Flanagan:

Our hero in Waterford thank you Tony
for all the years you gave to us.
You are the best.

Sport


Three Furlongs Derby Win for Wexford Youths

Three goals scored by former Waterford United player Danny Furlong secured a facile victory for Wexford Youths in this one-sided South East Derby.


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Waterford Thwarted by Gutsy Galway

Waterford’s quest for a record breaking three All-Ireland U-14B Titles in a row, was thwarted by Galway in the dying minutes of a very competitive match in MacDonagh Park, Nenagh on Sunday last.

MacDara Flummoxed After Crushing Defeat

With Waterford manager Peter Queally not in a talking mindset after so crushing a reversal, it was left to selector MacDara Mac Donncha to field the most immediate post-match question: where did it all go wrong?

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Six on the Spin

Waterford ladies win sixth Munster Intermediate Football title in a row.

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Ferrybank Edge Past Depleted Piltown

Ferrybank enjoyed a narrow victory in the Village Grounds against a battling Piltown team who had to play for a lot of the game with just ten players.

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Barr Heads Irish Challenge for European Championships

Ferrybank’s Thomas Barr is hoping he can go the distance on the European stage, after delivering the Irish 400m hurdles title at the Morton Stadium in Santry last Sunday.

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Oaks Delight For O’Donoghue

The fourth domestic Classic of the 2014 flat season took place at The Curragh on Saturday evening and Aidan O’Brien continued his stellar campaign by sending out Bracelet to record a 10/1 success in the hands of Buttevant native Colm O’Donoghue.

Entertainment


Bring Out Your SprOgs…

The countdown to SprOg Monday the 28th of July - Sunday the 3rd of August (generously sponsored by Genzyme Ireland) is well and truly on, with tickets selling out fast!

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A Pirate Radio Station with Waterford at Heart

In the Richard Curtis motion picture The Boat That Rocked, the late, great Philip Seymour Hoffman played a pirate DJ, broadcasting eclectic sounds to a changing world starved of alternative culture.

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Noc Noc, Who’s There?

Upcoming acts at the newly formed Noc Noc Comedy and Cabaret Club at The Reg: MC and comedian Konor Halpin, soprano and show singer Caroline Reid O’Brien, comedy singer and balladeer Gerry Kane, direct from Cork, comedy hypnotist and mind reader Tony Black and comedy actor Dermot Sullivan. Tony Black and Caroline Reid O’Brien will both feature at the club’s opening night at on Friday, 18th July.

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The 4 of Us, Unplugged

Music lovers are in for a treat this Saturday 19th July at Garter Lane Theatre with an intimate acoustic show with The Four of Us.

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The Sweet & Lowdown – 15th July 2014

STEAM Dream, a unique digital art experience, takes place in Garter Lane Arts Centre from 28th July to 28th August. This original, Waterford- designed multimedia experience premieres for the first time as part of childrens’ festival sprOg.

Business


TSSG’s ‘Click to Talk’ Leads the Way

A new Waterford-based company is leading the way in allowing people to easily connect by voice in the online classifieds market.


Cars

Waterford’s 33.9% Increase in Car Sales

A new report by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI) in association with DoneDeal has shown that new car sales in Waterford have increased by 33.9 per cent for the first half of 2014.

Never Too Late to Make a Will

Some couples choose not to marry. They may have had previous unhappy marriages or long term relationships.

T & H’s to Re-Open Within Two Months

T&H Doolan's pub is expected to open within the next two months under its new management team.

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NAMA Chair Enthused by Michael Street Development

NAMA Chairman Frank Daly believes the Michael Street development will improve the local property industry and assist in Waterford’s economic recovery.

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The Stylish New Peugeot 308 SW

Peugeot has announced prices and specifications for the stylish new Peugeot 308 SW estate, which debuted in forecourts this month.

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'Shake Skin' by the brilliant Waterford band Kodakid. They have been chosen by Hot Press magazine as one of the finalists in The Big Break competition. Visit www.hotpress.com to cast your vote for them.