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Nostalgia time! Have a look at our old videos of "[email protected]"

What was [email protected]?

[email protected] was the first local TV station in Ireland. Founded and produced by WLR, it broadcast for over five years. For those five years if it happened in Waterford - Waterford At 8 was there, covering everything from sport to theatre, and lifestyle features to social events.

Many of WLR's presenters at the time did regular features - including sport with Ray Scott, and Eddie Wymberryโ€™s nostalgic visits to various different places in Waterford City and County. It gave a platform to showcase local community groups, sports teams and businesses in a new way that had never been seen before. Long before there was social media in Waterford, there was Waterford At 8.

When did it [email protected] air?

New episodes of [email protected] aired every Thursday night at 8pm on local TV providers Cablelink.

Watch our videos here..

We want to share some memories with you from those great days. For all our videos check out our "[email protected]" playlist on the WLR Facebook page.

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Here's our latest:

May 2000. Waterford Corporation senior executive engineer Michael Walsh discusses the success of the newย wheelieย bin refuse collection. Corporation employees and the residents of St. Johns Park also give their views.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkKtDAOqMbc

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