Posts Tagged ‘national’

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 [...]

Kelly Rules Indoors!

Ferrybank athlete Kelly Proper proudly displays her medals as she took her total of senior indoor titles to 19 by winning the long jump, 60m and 200m at the National Indoor Championships in Athlone last weekend.            |  Photo : Pat Murphy / Sportsfile
errybank’s Kelly Proper enhanced her reign as Ireland’s greatest indoor athlete when claiming gold in the long jump, 60 metres and 200 metres in the National Championships held last weekend in Athlone IT. Extending her record-breaking haul of national indoor golds to 19, Kelly leapt to victory in the long jump, an event she has [...]