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#South-east

# south-east - Last week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

'Our child deserves to die at home': Family of boy with cancer told palliative care not available in their area
# Child Palliative Care
# Child Palliative Care

'Our child deserves to die at home': Family of boy with cancer told palliative care not available in their area

Thu 5:52 PM 37,376 Views 27 Comments

Tipperary TD Michael Lowry read out a letter in the Dáil from parents of a boy with terminal cancer.

# south-east - This year 2022

'The potential here is enormous' - Waterford taken over by Fleetwood Town owner
# South-east
From The42
# South-east

'The potential here is enormous' - Waterford taken over by Fleetwood Town owner

Aug 22nd 2022, 4:03 PM 7,076 Views 3 Comments

English businessman Andy Pilley has given his vision for the Blues after agreeing a deal with Richard Forrest.

# south-east - Last year 2021

Road users urged to exercise caution as Status Orange weather warning extended

Road users urged to exercise caution as Status Orange weather warning extended

Oct 28th 2021, 7:17 AM 45,610 Views 10 Comments

A Status Orange rainfall warning has been place for Waterford, Wexford and Wicklow since 5.30pm yesterday.

Status Yellow wind warnings to come into effect for three counties in south-east from tonight
# Wind Warnings
# Wind Warnings

Status Yellow wind warnings to come into effect for three counties in south-east from tonight

Updated Feb 17th 2021, 9:25 PM 25,050 Views 6 Comments

The warnings are in place for Wicklow, Wexford and Waterford from 11pm.

Regional reporters on why their job is important: 'My superpower is that I know everybody down here'
# Your Local Paper
# Your Local Paper

Regional reporters on why their job is important: 'My superpower is that I know everybody down here'

Jan 2nd 2021, 10:30 AM 15,788 Views 16 Comments

What state is our regional media in, and do we value it enough?

# south-east - All time

Status Yellow rainfall warning issued for six counties
# Heavy Rain
# Heavy Rain

Status Yellow rainfall warning issued for six counties

Oct 25th 2019, 8:46 AM 51,988 Views 12 Comments

South-east counties could experience heavy rain and spot flooding today.

Tributes paid after second garda dies tragically over the weekend
# Garda John Mccallion
# Garda John Mccallion

Tributes paid after second garda dies tragically over the weekend

May 27th 2019, 12:16 PM 56,412 Views 5 Comments

Garda Dave Hearne died on the Wexford coast while Garda John McCallion died while cycling in Mayo.

'Disgraceful neglect': Public rally in Wexford today over lack in mental health services for young people
# Camhs
# Camhs

'Disgraceful neglect': Public rally in Wexford today over lack in mental health services for young people

Sep 15th 2018, 8:00 AM 10,680 Views 13 Comments

A number of consultants have left the Camhs services in recent weeks and they must be urgently replaced, Sinn Féin said.

Harris vows to 'expedite review' of cardiac services following protests
# Cath Lab
# Cath Lab

Harris vows to 'expedite review' of cardiac services following protests

Jul 13th 2017, 10:12 PM 6,311 Views 20 Comments

The Health Minister said a nationwide review will take place.

'I had a heart attack myself - if people don't get help in that first hour, they won't make it'
# Waterford Cath Lab
# Waterford Cath Lab

'I had a heart attack myself - if people don't get help in that first hour, they won't make it'

Jul 4th 2017, 5:38 PM 12,313 Views 24 Comments

Around 200 people gathered outside Dáil Éireann today to call for 24-hour cardiac care for Waterford and the South-East.

Differences between the Grace terms of reference, before and after? There aren't many, but they mean a lot...
# All In Favour
# All In Favour

Differences between the Grace terms of reference, before and after? There aren't many, but they mean a lot...

Mar 9th 2017, 2:35 PM 9,486 Views 11 Comments

There aren’t many differences between the before-and-after terms, but what has changed matters.

HSE didn't publish reports into foster care abuse claims under garda advice
# Grace
# Grace

HSE didn't publish reports into foster care abuse claims under garda advice

Nov 2nd 2016, 6:00 PM 12,146 Views 13 Comments

A report published yesterday identified failings in investigation on the behalf of the HSE.

Doctors 'utterly reject' report into Waterford cardiac services and say lives are 'absolutely' at risk
# Political Row
# Political Row

Doctors 'utterly reject' report into Waterford cardiac services and say lives are 'absolutely' at risk

Sep 14th 2016, 1:02 PM 17,416 Views 81 Comments

They want to meet with Health Minister Simon Harris as soon as possible.

Two women charged as part of organised crime crackdown
# South-east
# South-east

Two women charged as part of organised crime crackdown

Mar 22nd 2016, 9:52 PM 49,577 Views 0 Comments

Up to 80 gardaí were involved in searches in Waterford and Wexford today.

Waterford is - slowly, very slowly - pulling itself out of recession
# My Hometown
# My Hometown

Waterford is - slowly, very slowly - pulling itself out of recession

Feb 24th 2016, 8:37 AM 27,573 Views 62 Comments

Nicky Ryan took a trip back to the Déise to see how Ireland’s oldest city was faring ahead of the general election.

Nama team up with national housing co-op to put roofs over the heads of 19 families
# Wexford
# Wexford

Nama team up with national housing co-op to put roofs over the heads of 19 families

Oct 17th 2015, 7:15 AM 7,958 Views 18 Comments

Partnership between the NABCO and Nama has already delivered 58 homes in Dublin and the south east.

Waterford 'won't recover' unless it's made the South East's economic hub
# More To Do
# More To Do

Waterford 'won't recover' unless it's made the South East's economic hub

Nov 23rd 2014, 4:54 PM 15,903 Views 40 Comments

Despite receiving more IDA visits than surrounding counties, it is not considered the area’s economic capital.

Wexford company making catheters and stents targets job growth of 200
# Medical Devices
# Medical Devices

Wexford company making catheters and stents targets job growth of 200

Nov 5th 2014, 12:22 PM 6,021 Views 9 Comments

Clearstream Technologies says a completed new facility could accommodate growth up to 2019.

The Education Minister gave the head of Waterford IT a "tough" talking-to this morning
# Get It Together
# Get It Together

The Education Minister gave the head of Waterford IT a "tough" talking-to this morning

Oct 23rd 2014, 3:15 PM 27,416 Views 44 Comments

Waterford IT sent an email to college bosses in Carlow to tell them they were pulling out of a planned university bid.

Councillors in the South East aren't happy with David Cameron's plan for a new nuclear plant
# Too Close
# Too Close

Councillors in the South East aren't happy with David Cameron's plan for a new nuclear plant

Oct 10th 2014, 9:13 AM 5,019 Views 22 Comments

The project, just 240km from the Irish coast, is set to go ahead after receiving EU backing this week.

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996
# Flashback
# Flashback

"You were the minister"- Richard Bruton accused of ignoring Waterford job warnings back in 1996

Jun 10th 2014, 5:12 PM 9,778 Views 19 Comments

The current Enterprise Minister held the same role back 18 years ago.

Unions and Bausch & Lomb looking at 'range of options' to secure plant future
# Bausch And Lomb
# Bausch And Lomb

Unions and Bausch & Lomb looking at 'range of options' to secure plant future

Jun 3rd 2014, 5:00 PM 11,466 Views 78 Comments

SIPTU has said that the proposed 20 per cent pay cut and 200 jobs losses are unacceptable.

Bausch and Lomb workers facing pay cuts should face 'stark reality' - IDA
# No Alternative
# No Alternative

Bausch and Lomb workers facing pay cuts should face 'stark reality' - IDA

May 30th 2014, 11:29 AM 12,033 Views 124 Comments

The IDA’s chief says pay cuts are preferable to the multinational leaving.

Stunning pictures of cloud formations over the east of Ireland
# Little Fluffy Clouds
From The Daily Edge
# Little Fluffy Clouds

Stunning pictures of cloud formations over the east of Ireland

Mar 17th 2014, 2:57 PM 31,607 Views 27 Comments

I wandered lonely…

Up to 50 jobs at risk at Essentra Packaging in Waterford
# Essentra Packaging
# Essentra Packaging

Up to 50 jobs at risk at Essentra Packaging in Waterford

Nov 7th 2013, 9:58 PM 9,441 Views 19 Comments

The company are to initiate a 30-day ‘consultation period’ on the future of their plant in the city.

Several to appear in court following South East drug seizure

Several to appear in court following South East drug seizure

Mar 30th 2013, 12:03 PM 3,989 Views 15 Comments

Six people were arrested yesterday after plan searches in the south east region returned a seizure of cannabis plants with an estimated street value of €750,000.

Eight seals found dead on beaches in the South East
# Dead Seals
# Dead Seals

Eight seals found dead on beaches in the South East

Dec 21st 2012, 4:22 PM 8,430 Views 16 Comments

The Irish Seal Sanctuary do not know what happened to the seals but say it is “very unusual” for a cluster of dead seals to be found in such a confined area.

250 jobs to be created at Wexford call centre
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

250 jobs to be created at Wexford call centre

Dec 17th 2012, 10:08 AM 5,956 Views 26 Comments

The new jobs will be created over the next ten months at Eishtec, an Irish company set up in 2011.

Proposals to downgrade Waterford Regional Hospital to county status
# Downgrade
# Downgrade

Proposals to downgrade Waterford Regional Hospital to county status

Nov 3rd 2012, 5:53 PM 13,795 Views 115 Comments

Proposals outlined this week could see the hospital’s structure broken up and aligned with Cork University Hospital.

Man due in court over 120k cocaine haul in Carlow
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man due in court over 120k cocaine haul in Carlow

Sep 18th 2012, 9:05 AM 3,448 Views 6 Comments

Gardaí seized the cocaine during a search of two houses in Carlow on Sunday.

Two arrested over €120k cocaine seizure in Carlow
# Drugs
# Drugs

Two arrested over €120k cocaine seizure in Carlow

Sep 17th 2012, 9:16 AM 3,297 Views 8 Comments

The two were arrested after planned raids on houses in Pollerton and Carlow Town.

Motorists asked to avoid scene of oil depot fire outside Waterford
# Waterford
# Waterford

Motorists asked to avoid scene of oil depot fire outside Waterford

Aug 3rd 2012, 1:02 PM 4,784 Views 12 Comments

A fire has broken out at an oil depot outside Waterford City, with local traffic diversions in place.

Gold digger: Irish company to mine for gold in the south-east
# Gold
# Gold

Gold digger: Irish company to mine for gold in the south-east

Feb 2nd 2012, 8:37 AM 7,241 Views 18 Comments

Connemara Mining has joined forces with a Canadian exploration company to mine for gold in areas around the Wicklow-Wexford border.

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland
# Income
# Income

Capital rule: People from Donegal have lowest income in Ireland

Jan 26th 2012, 12:09 PM 5,191 Views 21 Comments

Donegal has the lowest average income in Ireland, while Dubliners earn the most. How does your county’s income fare?

Government clarifies stance on proposed ‘technological university’ for Waterford
# University
# University

Government clarifies stance on proposed ‘technological university’ for Waterford

Sep 9th 2011, 4:31 PM 1,278 Views 7 Comments

The government says it hasn’t yet decided whether to give a university to the south-east – but that it’s speeding up a review.

Blaa blaa blaa: Waterford bap considered for EU protected status
# Blaa
# Blaa

Blaa blaa blaa: Waterford bap considered for EU protected status

Sep 8th 2011, 1:01 PM 2,669 Views 11 Comments

Waterford’s own unique doughy roll is being considered for European Protected Geographical Integrity status, bakers say.