WATERFORD GAA STATEMENT Waterford GAA County Board strongly refutes comments made by former Minister Martin Cullen in an interview broadcast on WLRfm on Tuesday July 3rd. Mr. Cullen claimed in the interview that he never met the Waterford County Board. However, the fact is that in January 2006 representatives of the Waterford County Board including […]

St Patrick’s Day Parade 2018

Waterford City is the place to be for St Patrick’s Day Celebrations! Waterford is set to have a fantastic day of celebrations for the annual Waterford City St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The Vikings will once again walk the streets of Ireland’s Oldest City as the parade theme for this year is “Our Viking Heritage”. Mayor of […]

170th Anniversary of the first Irish Tricolour

170th Anniversary of the raising of the first Irish Tricolour at 33 The Mall, Waterford will be celebrated at this year’s 1848 Tricolour Celebration 2nd – 4th March This year’s 1848 Tricolour Festival Waterford City, celebrates the 170th Anniversary of the raising of the first Irish Tricolour by Thomas Francis Meagher at 33 The Mall, […]

South East lives at risk for €10 per person

By Ciaran Murphy The sister of a Co Waterford man who died in an ambulance on the way to a cath lab in Cork in tears told thousands at a rally how “it is incredible” that protests still need to happen. Last June, Thomas Power (39), from Bell Lake near Dunmore East, died on a […]

Road Closures during Viking Marathon

Road Closures during Viking Marathon Saturday the 24th of June is the day of the Waterford Viking Marathon and to facilitate the marathon there will be road closures in and around the city.  Here is a list of the road closures during the Viking Marathon.  A map of the route can be accessed Here Roads […]

A Night for Billy

A Night for Billy A tribute to the late Billy McCarthy Photos thanks to Noel Browne ‘A Night for Billy’ a tribute to WLRFM broadcaster Billy McCarthy took place on Friday night last at the Theatre Royal in the city.  In what can only be described as a fitting tribute to Billy, Waterford’s finest talent […]

Waterford Chamber Expo

Chamber Expo the perfect opportunity for new business  With over 100 exhibitors, the Waterford Chamber Business Expo, sponsored by BMCI Insurance & Investments Ltd., takes place this Thursday, April 6th in Audi Waterford on the Cork Road and is set to be Chamber’s biggest networking event of the year. Following on from the success of […]

Eamon Keane Presents ‘Deise Today’ on WLRFM

Eamon Keane Presents ‘Deise Today’ on WLRFM WLR FM is pleased to announce that former RTE and Newstalk broadcaster and producer Eamon Keane is to take up a new full-time position with the station this January. On Monday, 9th January Eamon will take over the mid-morning  programme on WLRFM, presenting a new show ‘Deise Today’ […]