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#Waterford Crystal

# waterford-crystal - Friday 22 January, 2021

'It felt like he pressed three players himself at times' - Preston boss hails Molumby's impact
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# Waterford Crystal

'It felt like he pressed three players himself at times' - Preston boss hails Molumby's impact

Jan 22nd 2021, 2:01 PM 5,854 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland midfielder set up the decisive goal for Preston in Wednesday’s victory at Birmingham City.

# waterford-crystal - Thursday 23 July, 2020

'He’s got huge potential' - Millwall want Ireland U21 skipper Jayson Molumby back
# Waterford Crystal
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# Waterford Crystal

'He’s got huge potential' - Millwall want Ireland U21 skipper Jayson Molumby back

Jul 23rd 2020, 11:26 AM 7,611 Views 12 Comments

The midfielder had a big impact in the Championship while on loan from Brighton & Hove Albion.

# waterford-crystal - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Quiz: How much do you know about the career of John O'Shea?
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# Waterford Crystal

Quiz: How much do you know about the career of John O'Shea?

Updated Apr 30th 2020, 5:00 PM 27,386 Views 12 Comments

Test your knowledge of one of Ireland’s most decorated footballers, who celebrates his 39th birthday today.

# waterford-crystal - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

New Brighton deal for Molumby as impressive Championship loan continues
# Waterford Crystal
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# Waterford Crystal

New Brighton deal for Molumby as impressive Championship loan continues

Mar 4th 2020, 2:41 PM 6,687 Views 5 Comments

The Republic of Ireland U21 captain has excelled this season while playing for Millwall.

# waterford-crystal - Friday 28 December, 2018

Ryanair and wild geese: What the French President said to Haughey during his 'historic' 1988 Irish visit
# François Mitterrand
# François Mitterrand

Ryanair and wild geese: What the French President said to Haughey during his 'historic' 1988 Irish visit

Dec 28th 2018, 5:00 PM 20,953 Views 12 Comments

“There is a sort of poetry about it the way you people express themselves – like the great writers,” Mitterrand told Haughey.

# waterford-crystal - Monday 11 May, 2015

Company behind Waterford crystal sold for €390 million
# Sold
# Sold

Company behind Waterford crystal sold for €390 million

May 11th 2015, 6:17 PM 13,933 Views 13 Comments

Waterford Wedgwood went into receivership in 2009 and was bough by KPS which today agreed the sale.

# waterford-crystal - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Former Waterford Crystal workers unanimously vote in favour of €178m pension deal
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Former Waterford Crystal workers unanimously vote in favour of €178m pension deal

Dec 13th 2014, 7:55 PM 12,321 Views 50 Comments

The factory in Waterford closed in 2009.

Obesity, Waterford Crystal, and a Massey Ferguson tractor: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Obesity, Waterford Crystal, and a Massey Ferguson tractor: The week in numbers

Dec 13th 2014, 7:30 PM 6,492 Views 8 Comments

Plus: What percentage of men in Ireland are overweight or obese?

# waterford-crystal - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Pension deal for former Waterford Crystal workers on the table
# Long Time Coming
# Long Time Coming

Pension deal for former Waterford Crystal workers on the table

Dec 7th 2014, 12:08 PM 9,475 Views 27 Comments

The factory in Waterford closed in 2009 with the loss of 1,000 jobs.

# waterford-crystal - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Five years on - Waterford Crystal workers speak of struggle to secure pensions
# Battle
# Battle

Five years on - Waterford Crystal workers speak of struggle to secure pensions

Aug 23rd 2014, 5:48 PM 9,426 Views 27 Comments

The workers have been campaigning for five years.

# waterford-crystal - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Jul 27th 2014, 7:49 PM 14,889 Views 15 Comments

Everyone’s talking about RTE’s Gaza footage, Croagh Patrick, and the Hamas ceasefire.

Five years since it closed, the fight for Waterford Crystal pensions takes new turn
# Worker Rights
# Worker Rights

Five years since it closed, the fight for Waterford Crystal pensions takes new turn

Jul 27th 2014, 4:58 PM 13,138 Views 10 Comments

Unite trade union said today the dispute will go to the Labour Relations Commission – and hopefully be resolved.

# waterford-crystal - Monday 16 June, 2014

6 of the best things to do in Waterford this weekend
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6 of the best things to do in Waterford this weekend

Jun 16th 2014, 5:03 PM 27,497 Views 37 Comments

It’s all going on in the sunny South East.

# waterford-crystal - Friday 4 April, 2014

Column: The future for pensions? Lessons to be learned from high-profile case ...
# Pensions
# Pensions

Column: The future for pensions? Lessons to be learned from high-profile case ...

Apr 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 92 Views 8 Comments

A recent landmark ruling contains lessons that other pension scheme trustees and employers must learn from, writes Samantha McConnell.

# waterford-crystal - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

VIDEO: The devastating aftermath of the Waterford Crystal factory closure
# Five Years On
# Five Years On

VIDEO: The devastating aftermath of the Waterford Crystal factory closure

Apr 1st 2014, 1:22 PM 17,210 Views 35 Comments

Four former workers at the plant are trying to highlight the issues they have been dealing with over the last five years – mainly the fact that they still haven’t been given a pension.

# waterford-crystal - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Column: Clarity is needed on the pension levy 'jobs initiatives' claim
# Pretty Penny
# Pretty Penny

Column: Clarity is needed on the pension levy 'jobs initiatives' claim

Feb 4th 2014, 4:59 PM 47 Views 20 Comments

The Government’s inaction on pensions begs the question of whether it has a long-term strategy for pensions at all, writes Samantha McConnell.

# waterford-crystal - Monday 27 May, 2013

79 per cent increase in number of complaints to pensions ombudsman
# Pensions
# Pensions

79 per cent increase in number of complaints to pensions ombudsman

May 27th 2013, 9:27 PM 5,807 Views 7 Comments

Paul Kenny’s report illustrates a significant increase in the number of difficulties experienced by the public.

# waterford-crystal - Thursday 25 April, 2013

The Evening Fix… now with added perfectly timed photos
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix… now with added perfectly timed photos

Apr 25th 2013, 7:50 PM 13,439 Views 12 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today…

EU's top court says Ireland must pay Waterford Crystal pensions
# Pensions
# Pensions

EU's top court says Ireland must pay Waterford Crystal pensions

Apr 25th 2013, 9:44 AM 14,797 Views 177 Comments

Ten workers win a major case at the European Court of Justice, which says Ireland is responsible for stepping in.

# waterford-crystal - Saturday 21 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Cian O'Connor
# 6 Days To Go
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# 6 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Cian O'Connor

Jul 21st 2012, 3:52 PM 5,007 Views 26 Comments

The man who needs little introduction.

# waterford-crystal - Thursday 12 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Billy Twomey
# 15 Days To Go
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# 15 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Billy Twomey

Jul 12th 2012, 3:04 PM 2,707 Views 0 Comments

Our expert panel of Jimmies cast an eye upon our leading showjumper.

# waterford-crystal - Friday 9 March, 2012

EU to seek reimbursement of €562,000 from Waterford Crystal fund
# Waterford Crystal
# Waterford Crystal

EU to seek reimbursement of €562,000 from Waterford Crystal fund

Mar 9th 2012, 10:44 AM 1,881 Views 6 Comments

The European Commission has indicated that it will seek more than €562,000 earmarked for helping to retrained laid-off Waterford Crystal workers to be returned.

# waterford-crystal - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

EU asks for return of €6m in unspent Dell retraining funds
# Dell
# Dell

EU asks for return of €6m in unspent Dell retraining funds

Feb 28th 2012, 2:30 PM 2,402 Views 8 Comments

The European Commission gave Ireland almost €15 million to retrain workers laid off at Dell – but it hasn’t all been spent.