King of the Vikings

King of the Vikings Virtual reality Viking experience opens in Waterford   In 917, exactly  1100 years ago this year, Reginald, ‘King of all the Foreigners of England and Ireland’, led a huge fleet of Viking longships  into Waterford Harbour and built a fort on the banks of the majestic River Suir and laid the […]

Waterford Lions Raise €15,000 for Hospice

Lions Raise €15,000 for Waterford Hospice Waterford & Dungarvan Lions Club in ‘East Meets West’ The Waterford Lions Club and the Dungarvan Lions Club came together yesterday for a cycle on the Waterford Greenway to raise much needed funds for the Waterford Hospice.  The theme of the cycle was East Meets West.  Over 100 cyclists […]

Cruise Calls to Waterford

Cruise Calls to Waterford Cruise Calls to Waterford have become part and parcel of our summer.  Over the past few years Waterford has become a destination for cruise ships and their passengers.   2017 is no different with the summer starting the Port of Waterford reports that there are 17 calls to Waterford this summer. Some […]

Waterford City has a brand new library

Waterford City has a brand new library Waterford City has a brand new library and it’s now open to the public at Carrickpherish on the western outskirts of the city. The library is part of the Waterford Library Services and if you are a member of any library in Waterford then you avail of the […]

Waterford Walls 2017

Waterford Walls 2017 Launch Event with RTE’s Dermot Bannon Tickets available – places limited! Waterford Walls 2017 launching in style.  The team from Waterford Walls is delighted to announce it will return in August 2017. The project, now in its third year, is widely recognised as one of the leading visual street art events in […]

Irish Restaurant Awards

Waterford well represented at Irish Restaurant Awards The Irish Restaurant Awards were held last night by the The Restaurants Association of Ireland at the The Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road in Dublin and Waterford came out very well in the Munster category and a national award. Michael Kelly of GIY HQ won the All Ireland Food […]

Waterford & Dungarvan Lions Clubs

Waterford & Dungarvan Lions Clubs Greenway Leisure Cycle in aid of Waterford Hospice The Waterford and Dungarvan Lions clubs are holding a cycle in aid of the Waterford Hospice on Sunday the 21st of May on the Waterford Greenway.  The distance is approximately 20km starting at two venues in Waterford City and at Dungarvan meeting […]

Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye

Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye by Jim Nolan Book Launch May 5th 2017 Coming hot on the heels of Dreamland, and directed by the author, Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye is a topical and provocative contribution to the 2016 Easter Rising Centenary Commemoration. Set in a provincial newspaper office in the Irish Midlands in the […]

Waterford Country Fair

Family fun guaranteed at Waterford Country Fair, June 11, 2017 Make-A-Wish fundraiser to help grant wishes for children Waterford Country Fair is back for another year!  Fearless jousting knights on horseback, stunning birds of prey and artisan food and crafts from the four corners of Ireland are just some of the countless attractions expected to […]

Calling female entrepreneurs in Waterford

Calling female entrepreneurs in Waterford Enterprise Ireland announces €750,000 in start-up funding for Female Entrepreneurs   Calling female entrepreneurs in Waterford.  Enterprise Ireland’s €750,000 Competitive Start Fund (CSF) for Female Entrepreneurs will open for applications on Wednesday 3 May. Up to €50,000 in equity funding is available to a maximum of 15 successful female applicants […]