Posts Tagged ‘Carlow’

Historical week for Waterford Racing Club

Robin Kelly continued his excellent run of form when he once again finished in the prizes in the tough Des Hanlon Memorial in Co Carlow.
It’s been a busy week for Waterford Racing Club. The club had a huge turnout for the popular Bobby Power Memorial, hosted by our neighbours in Carrick on St Patrick’s Day. It was a productive day for the club with Robin Kelly and Daniel Merriman both making it into the prizes in sixth and eighth [...]

Capitulation In The Tempest

Waterford’s Maurice O’Gorman clears the ball upfield on a heavy Dungarvan sod.   		| Photos: Sean Byrne
While the fat lady may not yet have sounded a note, it was difficult to avoid the feeling that she’s clearing her throat with respect to Waterford’s NFL promotion hopes following defeat to Carlow on Saturday last. In conditions more conducive to the delivery of a Shakespearean ‘mea [...]

Lecturers still opposed to Waterford/Carlow merger

Minister for Education Jan O'Sullivan, who continues to support the Waterford/Carlow IT merger.
Lecturers say they are unconvinced by the academic rationale for the proposed merger between WIT and IT Carlow. Last week, representatives of the Teachers’ Union of Ireland (TUI) met with Michael Kelly, who was assigned by the Minister for Education to consult with stakeholders regarding the South East Technological University (SETU) proposal. The TUI, which represents over [...]