Hauliers welcome Waterford to Rotterdam freight services

Irish Exporters Association Chief Executive Simon McKeever has said that the new route will provide extra capacity, allow market diversification and will bring extra empty containers into Ireland.

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FG members pass motion of no confidence in Waterford TD John Deasy

Fine Gael members in Waterford unanimously passed a vote of no confidence in sitting TD John Deasy late last night.

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Waterford Airport investment 'sorely needed' for region's growth

Business leaders in Waterford have hit back at criticism over the Government's plan to invest €5m in the region's airport.

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Meagre offer to Waterford Airport: Actions show priorities of Government

Deciding how to spend the money raised through taxation and borrowing is, in the main, a matter of the political priorities of the people elected to make the decisions

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Waterford Airport sets sights on €12m lifeline

Glanbia, Coolmore Stud, Dawn Meats, as well as other investors are being asked to put up €5m to help extend the runway at Waterford Airport, with the central government and local authorities stumping up a further €7m, to restart commercial flights in the region.

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Plans for review of UHW mortuary services being finalised

Plans for a review of mortuary services at University Hospital Waterford are being finalised and the final report will be available in September, Health Minister Simon Harris has announced.

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Terms of reference compiled for review group into running of Waterford hosptial mortuary

The terms of reference and membership of a review group into the running of University Hospital Waterford mortuary has been compiled.

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Calls for independent inquiry into mortuary facilities at Waterford hospital

Minister of State John Halligan has added his voice to calls for an independent investigation into mortuary facilities at University Hospital Waterford as the journalist who broke the story tells of six families who have raised concerns.

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'The whole of Ireland needs to know about this' - Parent of acid attack victim speaks out

One of the three teenage boys attacked with acid over the weekend in Waterford has spoken out about the ordeal.

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'Disgraceful': Vicky Phelan slams response to mortuary conditions at University Hospital Waterford

Vicky Phelan has slammed reports that hospital chiefs claim they did not receive complaints about how bodies are stored in its mortuary.

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No clarity on 'interim arrangements' to address conditions at Waterford hospital mortuary

There is as yet no clarity around the “interim arrangements” the HSE said it is examining in order to address intolerable conditions in the mortuary at University Hospital Waterford (UHW).

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Government says decision on Waterford Airport's future will be made in July

The Government has said a decision on Waterford Airport's future will be made in July but warned securing a commercial carrier for the facility is vital.

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Power claims Waterford ‘misled’

Following UEFA’s decision that Waterford are not eligible to play in this season’s Europa League, chairman and owner Lee Power has alleged that, in their bid to get the necessary European licence, the club was “totally misled” by the FAI.

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Decision imminent on Waterford airport

A decision on the future of Waterford Airport is "near completion", according to the Department of Transport.

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Trainee pilot injured in light aircraft crash near Waterford Airport

It is understood that the man in his 30s suffered non-life-threatening injuries after the collision which happened in a field near the airport runway at about 12pm on Monday.

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Former 19th-century Waterford bank to be turned into bar

Bord Pleanála has upheld plans to convert a former 19th-century bank in Dungarvan into a bar and restaurant as West Waterford salutes the success of the county’s greenway project.

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Calls grow for prompt Waterford Airport funding decision

Private investors willing to put funds into Waterford Airport will not "hang around while the Government licks their pencils and commission further reports" into making a business case to revitalise the facility.

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Waterford council criticised for high arrears

Waterford City and County Council has been criticised by the Local Government Audit Service (LGAS) over its finances including its high level of arrears on rates, rents, and housing loans.

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Damien Delaney signs one-year contract with Waterford

Waterford have signed former Republic of Ireland defender Damien Delaney.

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Man, 53, fatally assaulted in Waterford named locally

A man in his 50s who was fatally assaulted in his house in Co Waterford yesterday has been named locally as John Lowe.

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Man dies after alleged assault in Co Waterford

A man in his 20s was arrested at the scene.

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Creating fresh Christmas memories in Waterford

The new director of Waterford’s Winterval festival is relishing the responsibility of building on the success of an event that already attracts 500,000 to the city, writes Pádraig Hoare

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Waterford Courthouse evacuated after suspicious device found

Waterford Courthouse has been evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious device.

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Bausch & Lomb in Irish jobs boost

Eyecare manufacturer Bausch and Lomb is to create 100 jobs at its plant in Waterford City, bringing the number of people employed there to almost 1,500.

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Historical crimes under spotlight in Waterford

Real-life historical crimes and tragedies will be put under the magnifying glass during a murder mystery weekend in west Waterford next week.

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WATCH: Waterford is under Blaa-mageddon

The crystal county is gearing up for what’s believed to be Ireland’s biggest flour fight at this year’s Imagine Arts Festival.

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Waterford walking festival marks 25th anniversary

Ireland’s best-known hiking and rambling festival celebrates its 25th anniversary in a Co Waterford village next weekend, with a special four-peaks challenge an added attraction of this autumn’s event.

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Car crashed 200m from closed fire station in Waterford

A Waterford councillor has called for a staffing dispute within the county fire service to be resolved after a local unit was unable to respond to a car accident.

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Hundreds protest over cardiac care services in Waterford

Several hundreds protesters in Waterford city have demanded 24 hour cardiac care at University Hospital Waterford.

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