Rolls Royce

Rolls Royce Club Visit Waterford Last weekend (21st – 23rd of October).  you may have seen a convoy of Rolls Royce when the Rolls Royce Club visited Waterford.  21 cars in total ranging in ages from 1929 to 2000 payed a visit to Curraghmore Estate at Portlaw in County Waterford. The Rolls-Royce Enthusiasts’ Club (RREC) […]

Thin Gin wins Gold

Thin Gin wins Gold There’s nothing like a bit of good news and this is great news from Thin Gin!  It’s not too often that we hear of a Waterford company winning Gold. But Waterford company Anchor Spirits Ireland Limited who are not only Waterford owned but also based in Waterford, did just that. Thin […]

Imagine 2016

Imagine Arts Festival 2016 There are festivals and then there is Imagine 2016.  The Imagine Arts Festival is one those festivals that always lets you wanting more and more and more.  Now in it’s 15th year Imagine has grown from strength to strength. This year plans to be a bumper year!  With over 60 events […]

The Comeragh Mountains

The Comeragh Mountains The magic of the Comeragh Mountains is something that has to be witnessed.  Their beauty and seeping hills flowing down to the sea are easily accessed and are a haven for walkers and climbers alike. From the corrie lakes to the beautiful Mahon Falls, the Nire Valley and the many villages dotted […]

Remembering Waterford

Remembering Waterford Looking back and remembering Waterford in the by gone days has been a great interest to many people.  Sitting around with our parents and grandparents and families listing to story’s of ‘long ago’ and how things were back in the old days, was always a time of happy memories. For the past few […]

15th Imagine Arts Festival

Countdown to the opening of the 15th annual Imagine Arts Festival   John Dwyer Trad Weekend to get the festival off to a lively start The 15th annual Imagine Arts Festival in Waterford will get underway this Thursday October 20th and will run for 10 days with a programme of over 60 events on offer […]

Dunmore East

Dunmore East If you have never visited Dunmore East then you are in for a real treat!  The fishing village which is on the mouth of the Waterford Harbour is in the barony of Gaultier which translated from Irish means ” Land of the Foreigner”.  Dunmore or Dún Mór, which means “Great Fort”, got it’s […]

Run For Life 2016

Run For Life 2016 in aid of the Solas Centre What an amazing turnout of the Run For Life 2016 in aid of the Solas Centre.  The streets of Waterford turned orange with over 2,000 people taking to the streets of the city in their orange t-shirts to run and walk to raise so much […]

Museums in Waterford

Museums in Waterford If you have ever visited Waterford or indeed plan a visit then the museums in Waterford are a must.  Between Reginalds Tower, the Medieval Museum and Bishops Palace in the city you are in for a journey through our 110o year history.  From the arrival of the Vikings right up to modern […]

GROW HQ Now Open

GIY National Food Education Centre officially opens The doors have officially opened to the public at the €1.45million GROW HQ building, GIY’s National Food Education Centre in Waterford City. The centre is the new home of the GIY movement, which was started in Waterford in 2008 by Michael Kelly. The centre will serve as an […]