Category: LOCAL NEWS

Basking Shark Bitten By Corkman

There was panic in the waters off the coast of the Rebel County yesterday when a basking shark was bitten by a rogue Corkman as horrified kayakers and swimmers looked on helplessly. Although the 12 foot vegetarian sharks are common in the Cape Clear area, yesterday’s attack is the first recorded incident of one of… Read more »

Nivea Launches Factor 500 Sunscreen For Gingers

SKIN CARE company Nivea announced today they will manufacture and distribute the worlds first sunscreen with an SPF of 500, designed specifically for people with ginger hair. The product will go on sale in the next few weeks, and initially be available exclusively to the Irish and Scottish markets. High SPF sun creams have proved… Read more »

Duffy’s Circus To Host Banking Inquiry

Despite the commencement of the banking inquiry some way off, the media storm continues apace as dissenting political voices queue up to share their doubts over its feasibility. The banking inquiry has made steady headlines this last week as the public have been witness to endless twists and turns and ceaseless, selfless politicking. The latest… Read more »

HSE To Ask Winning Waterford Nurse Syndicate For A Loan

WWN has learned that a group of Waterford nurses who recently won as much as €500,000 in a Euro Millions draw are set to be contacted by the HSE who are desperate for a loan of some cash. Yesterday senior HSE officials sat before the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) and were questioned on the seemingly… Read more »