April 8, 2020
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Business News
Waterford City and County Council has gone into crisis mode as the Covid-19 restrictions shut down regular local authority meetings. Unsurprisingly, the council has confirmed the April Plenary and District meetings will not take place due to ongoing Covid-19 measures. However, council members will continue to recieve weekly District and Local Area briefings via Zoom […]
Gardai have launched a new operation to protect victims of domestic abuse in Waterford during the Covid-19 crisis. The coronavirus emergency has created an unprecedented situation in which many abusers and victims are forcibly locked up together while the new restrictions are in place. One leading campaign group, Stop Domestic Violence in Ireland (SDVII), has […]
Business News
The Covid-19 crisis has dealt a hammer blow to one of Waterford best-known businesses. Last month WaterfordNow.ie reported that the Kniesel family of jewellers would be retiring from the business after 68 years trading in the city-centre. At the time they said the iconic Kniesel store on John Roberts Square would continue to operate under […]