Waterford Stanley reduced losses last year to under €1m
Waterford Stanley, the south-east cooker manufacturer, which is owned by the Aga Rangemaster group, has narrowed its losses over the last year to just below €1 million, according to accounts recently released.
The company, which was bought by Aga in 2005, employs roughly 100 staff in Waterford, where it produced its first range cooker 80 years ago.Read
Tramore Man Jailed In Dubai For “Obscene Gesture” Warns Of City’s Strict Laws
Tramore man Conor Hayes, who alleges he was falsely imprisoned for an “obscene gesture” has warned travellers of Dubai’s hidden dangers.
Mr Hayes was imprisoned and deported after an incident involving a taxi in January 2011.Read
Elderly bus driver killed after road crash in Ardmore, Co Waterford
Tributes have been made to a bus driver who was killed after a crash in Co Waterford on Tuesday night. Seamus McCarthy, in his 70s, died after an accident on the N25 at Grange, Ardmore at around 10.10pm.Read
A young boy is recovering in hospital after being ‘mauled by vicious dog’ in Waterford city
An 8 year old boy underwent surgery after being attacked by a dog that was roaming in Waterford city Monday evening. The boy was rushed to University Hospital Waterford after being set upon by a black and white collie in the Gracedieu area of the city after 6pm.Read
The first blocks of the new Gaelscoil Philib Barun were laid Monday
The first blocks for the new eight classroom Gaelscoil Philib Barun at Crobally Upper, in Tramore were laid Monday, after a 30 year wait for a permanent home.Read
New figures show that just 40% of drink-drive cases since 2013 led to convictions
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) has said it is concerned and disappointed at the low level of drink-driving convictions. New figures published today show only 40% of drink-driving cases before the country’s district courts since January 2013 resulted in convictions.Read