Author: Munster Express

THE KILMAC’ COMEBACK CONTINUES

THE KILMAC’ COMEBACK CONTINUES

THE KILMAC’ COMEBACK CONTINUES

Large-scale housing development planned Long considered something of a backwater, Kilmacthomas is now front and centre of the county and is poised for considerable expansion. The N25 realignment had threatened to cut the mid-Waterford village adrift some years ago. However, the opening of the Waterford Greenway has...
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Destination Kilmeaden

Destination Kilmeaden

Destination Kilmeaden

Further housing granted and more to follow The growth of Kilmeaden village continues apace and signs are that it may soon be a de facto suburb of Waterford City. That’s after the Clochán estate received the go-ahead to double its current footprint – with local councillor John O’Leary querying what community...
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‘Davy Daniels Footbridge’?

‘Davy Daniels Footbridge’?

‘Davy Daniels Footbridge’?

Freeman or Fountain? Why pedestrian crossing may be the most fitting tribute Seeking to suitably honour the late Davy Daniels, the Munster Express is championing a fitting and lasting memorial to our former colleague — a man described as a colossus of Waterford politics and the ultimate ‘City Father’. A native of St...
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THEATRE GUIDE

THEATRE GUIDE

THEATRE GUIDE

An Evening With Johnny McEvoy (Theatre Royal, Friday, January 27th, 8pm) The term ‘living legend’ is sometimes loosely accredited to artists in the music business but certainly not when people speak about Johnny McEvoy. Johnny has always been highly acclaimed for the quality of his live concert shows and when his...
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ROYAL THIEF MAKES WINNING RETURN

ROYAL THIEF MAKES WINNING RETURN

ROYAL THIEF MAKES WINNING RETURN

It’s not very often that Henry de Bromhead can call on the services of Patrick Mullins but the pair teamed up at Punchestown on Sunday to win the Qualified Riders Handicap Chase over 2m 6f with Royal Thief. Running in the colours of Gigginstown House Stud, Royal Thief, who was making his first appearance on the track...
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