Posts Tagged ‘Waterford Crystal’

Crystal Deal “Done and Dusted”

The ‘maximum amount of pension possible’ has been secured for former Waterford Crystal workers in final talks between trade union UNITE and officials from the Department of Social Protection. The talks were organised to ‘iron out’ all outstanding settlement issues in the €180 million deal negotiated at the Labour Relations Commission and approved by Cabinet [...]

Crystal visitors staying for less than four hours

The showroom at House of Waterford Crystal.
Approximately half of the tourists who travel to Waterford to visit the House of Waterford Crystal stay in the city for less than four hours, Councillors have been told. During a recent progress report to the Metropolitan District by the Waterford Viking Triangle Trust, Chairman Brendan Cummins said there was undoubtedly a need to further add [...]

“Stay The Course”

The long march: the Waterford Crystal pension endgame finally appears to be in sight.  								| Photo: Noel Browne
The long-awaited issuing of pensions for 1700 former Waterford Crystal employees will be delivered ‘without undue delay’ once members return a second letter issued to them by the Department of Social Protection. A well-placed source told The Munster Express that the procedures required to ensure the [...]

A Day With Martin O’Neill

Members of the Waterford Cordial Cup U-15 team pictured with Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill, David McCoy, Commercial Director, House of Waterford Crystal, John Delaney, CEO of the FAI and they were Niall O’Keeffe, captain, Oisin Griffin, Scott Hoban, Alex Phelan, Cameron Power and Luke Whelan.