Posts Tagged ‘Dublin’

Extra Friday evening Dublin/Waterford Train service introduced

Pictured at Heuston Station as an additional Friday evening express service on the Dublin / Waterford route was announced is Driver Michael Hanrahan Iarnród Éireann, Laurent Borla, Vice President, Waterford Chamber of Commerce, Nick Donnelly CEO Waterford Chamber, Mick Collins Iarnród Éireann Waterford, Garry Keane Iarnród Éireann Waterford, Emmet Cotter Iarnród Éireann.
Following a trial operation of the service over the past two Fridays, Iarnród Éireann has confirmed that it is to continue to operate an additional Friday evening service on the Dublin / Waterford route in the coming weeks to cater for growing demand. The additional 16.15hrs Dublin Heuston to Waterford means there is an unprecedented choice [...]

Busloads travel to Dublin for water protest

Right2Water's national demonstration in Dublin on March 21st.            Photo : BBC
A large Waterford contingent travelled to Dublin last Saturday for Right2Water’s national demonstration against the imposition of water charges in O’Connell Street. Four coaches organised by the Waterford Right2Water campaign departed the city on Saturday morning, with many more local protestors travelling up by public transport or car, according to organiser Tommy Hogan. There were [...]

“Like A Scene From A Movie”

The late Martin Brophy.
A witness told a murder trial in Dublin last week that the accused stamped on his alleged victim’s head, saying: ‘This is out of American History X’. Gavin Walsh (21) was giving evidence on Tuesday last in the trial of a 20-year-old Waterford man charged [...]