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Christmas Bonus 2016

no responses. November 23, 2016 News Team

Social Welfare Christmas Bonus to be issued during the week beginning November 28th.


Social Welfare Christmas Bonus to be issued during the week beginning November 28th.

The Christmas Bonus, which was partially restored 2 years ago, has been increased by a further 10% for people on weekly long-term social welfare payments. It was confirmed in Budget 2017 that there will be an 85% bonus for Christmas 2016. It will be paid to pensioners and most welfare recipients…..

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Billy McCathy WLRfm broadcaster passes away aged 62

no responses. November 20, 2016 News Team

Waterford broadcaster Billy McCarthy passes away aged 62


Waterford broadcaster Billy McCarthy passes away aged 62

The death has occurred of popular Waterford broadcaster Billy McCarthy following a short illness. He was 62.

The news was announced by WLRfm in a statement:

“Waterford local radio station WLRfm is very saddened that our loved colleague Billy McCarthy has died after a short illness.”

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CSO HEALTH SURVEY 2015

no responses. November 18, 2016 News Team

CSO releases Irish Health Survey Results


CSO releases Irish Health Survey Results

The Central Statistics Office has released results from the Irish Health Survey 2015. This release provides figures on various aspects of the self-reported health status of […]

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toblerone

no responses. November 8, 2016 News Team

They’ve changed the shape of Toblerones and yes, this affects Ireland


They’ve changed the shape of Toblerones and yes, this affects Ireland

The ongoing Brexit saga in the UK continues to have far reaching and hitherto unthought of consequences – take the humble Toblerone bar for example….

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no responses. November 5, 2016 News Team

Tramore Receives The Highest Amount Of Funding Under The Town And Village Renewal Scheme 2016


Tramore Receives The Highest Amount Of Funding Under The Town And Village Renewal Scheme 2016

Heather Humphries TD, the Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, announced on Friday that in total, some 172 towns and villages nationwide will […]

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no responses. October 25, 2016 News Team

Five per fortnight drown in Ireland


Five per fortnight drown in Ireland

Don’t let safety take a holiday this weekend. Stay safe, smart and sober near water On Bank Holiday weekends, people are more at risk as they […]

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International Credit Union Day 2016

no responses. October 19, 2016 News Team

International Credit Union Day 2016


International Credit Union Day 2016

October 20th, in case you didn’t know, is International Credit Union day. It has been celebrated on the third Thursday of October since 1948….

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University Hospital Waterford

no responses. October 18, 2016 News Team

The South East Patient Advocacy Group (SEPAG) To Hold A Public Meeting ON Monday 7th November


The South East Patient Advocacy Group (SEPAG) To Hold A Public Meeting ON Monday 7th November

The South East Patient Advocacy Group (SEPAG) will hold an open public meeting at 7.30 p.m. on Monday 7th November 2016 at The Granville Hotel, Waterford […]

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Dealz Product Recall

no responses. October 13, 2016 News Team

Dealz Product Recall: Halloween Wigs


Dealz Product Recall: Halloween Wigs

Dealz is recalling the below Halloween Wigs which have been found to fall below their standards. The wigs affected have been on sale at Poundland stores, Poundland Online and Dealz stores since August 2016…..

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no responses. October 13, 2016 News Team

The 2016 ‪Nobel Prize‬ in Literature is awarded to ………


The 2016 ‪Nobel Prize‬ in Literature is awarded to ………

“For having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition” The 2016 ‪Nobel Prize‬ in Literature is awarded to Bob Dylan Bob Dylan was born […]

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