West Pharmaceutical Services is a $3 billion New York Stock Exchange-listed pharmaceutical firm

West Pharmaceutical Services, a $3 billion New York Stock Exchange-listed pharmaceutical firm, is in talks with the IDA about making an investment (...)

Cork’s Aidan Walsh, Lorcan McLoughlin and Daniel Kearney tackle Tipperary’s Séamus Callanan during Sunday’s semi-final at Croke Park.  Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Tommy Dunne has questioned the five-week gap between counties’ winning their provincial championship and playing in the All-Ireland series. Dun(...)

Susan O’Shea and Ciara O’Callaghan with cast members at rehearsals for “The Four Euclids of Squid and The Festival of Imagination and Wild Fancy” presented byThe Little Red Kettle, at Garter Lane, Waterford, in 2000. Photograph: Eric Luke

Confirmation that Waterford’s Red Kettle Theatre Company is to go into liquidation has been greeted with shock. The news emerged yesterday that the c(...)

Keighery’s antiques shop in Waterford has operated successfully for more than 60 years

Waterford’s largest and oldest antiques dealership and auction house may have one foot firmly rooted in the past but it’s also keeping abreast of the (...)

Before the Munsterfootball final Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Cork, on Sunday. Cork county chairman  Bob Ryan said he believed the deployment of rofessional event security firm Frontline  to have been excessive. Photograph: Inpho

Cork GAA authorities are unhappy about the decision of the Munster Council to retain professional event security firm Frontline to supervise Sunday’s (...)

Joe Canning  claims a high ball in a crowded midfield in the 2010 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship quarter-final. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

In the past 30 years or so it’s been one of the hurling championship’s defining fixtures. Tipperary and Galway have played each other on 10 occasions (...)

E-smoking factory recruiting 80 new staff in Waterford. Photo: Reuters

A company formed by ex-smokers to make e-smoking products has announced 80 new jobs and says it could be employing up to 1,000 people within a year.Th(...)

Action from Sunday’s thrilling draw between Kilkenny and Galway. However, the replay will not be televisied or streamed.

Next Saturday’s eagerly awaited replay of the weekend’s dramatic Galway-Kilkenny Leinster hurling semi-final will not be shown on television or strea(...)

John Brophy, Laois, Joe Campion and John Purcell with Ronan Burke of Galway in action Leinster Hurling Senior Championship Quarter-Final in O’Moore Park, Portlaoise at the weekend. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Galway hurlers’ near-death experience against Laois on Sunday was symptomatic of the county’s experiences since moving into the Leinster championship (...)

Waterford manager Derek McGrath and selector Dan Shanahan during the drawn  Munster senior hurling championship quarter-final against Cork at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Photograph: Inpho

Waterford’s performance against Cork wasn’t entirely out of the blue, only though in the sense that reliable judges within the county had said the tea(...)