Runway Extension at Waterford Airport

Runway Extension at Waterford Airport A site notice was posted on Saturday last (28th of July 2018) by Waterford Regional Airport PLC,  seeking planning permission to extend the runway at Waterford Airport form the current length of 1,433 meters to 2,245 meters and widening from 30 meters to 45 meters and widening of the taxiway […]

Top Five New Places to Eat in Waterford

Top Five New Places to Eat in Waterford by Michelle Heffernan When it comes to dining out in Waterford, I have amassed many regular favourites- Sunday carvery dinners at the Granville, beers and bowls of chips out the back’o’ Geoffs, or adding succulent zesty salads to my lunch menu at the Granary café. In recent […]

Mules & Men at 24th Dunmore East International Bluegrass Festival

The Dunmore East International Bluegrass Festival returns August 23rd to 26th with an exciting range of international and home grown acts on the line-up. Fourteen artists have been booked to play almost forty free gigs in the picturesque village, among them four piece folk and bluegrass band “Mules & Men” Comprised of Lily Sheehan, Luke […]

Friendship Ceremony at the Tramore Gardens

Click of a ‘like’ button spurs new transatlantic ties between Canada and Waterford TWO Japanese gardens located over 6,500km apart are forging an exciting new relationship over the coming days and adding a whole new meaning to the term ‘click and go’! A Canadian delegation will visit the Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens in Tramore, Waterford, […]

West Celebrates Official Opening

West Celebrates Official Opening of New Global Manufacturing Facility in Waterford,   Exton, PA—July 19, 2018—West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable drug administration, today announced the official opening of its new Waterford, Ireland facility, a global centre of excellence for West’s advanced manufacturing network, and the launch […]


WATERFORD GAA STATEMENT Waterford GAA County Board strongly refutes comments made by former Minister Martin Cullen in an interview broadcast on WLRfm on Tuesday July 3rd. Mr. Cullen claimed in the interview that he never met the Waterford County Board. However, the fact is that in January 2006 representatives of the Waterford County Board including […]

Jordan Power’s Big Surprise

Garda Síochána 6 July at 12:05 · Jordan Power’s Big Surprise The 4th of July 2018, marked an important day for Jordan Power from Waterford. Not alone did he turn 15, but unbeknownst to him Gardaí in Waterford City had arranged with his Mam Gillian for him to come to the station at Ballybricken for […]

New Dog Licence System in Waterford

If you have a dog then you have to have a Dog Licence.  Waterford City and County Council have brought in an easier way to pay for you pooches licence by doing so online.  It costs just €20 per year or €140 for the lifetime of the dog!  You can get you licence HERE. But […]

Proposed Development of Walsh Park

Big rebuild for Walsh Park Waterford GAA  County Board have submitted their planning application to Waterford Council for the redevelopment of Walsh Park. The redevelopment consisting of the demolition of existing on-site buildings (with the exception of the Southern Stand) and the construction of the following:- – New western boundary wall complete with turnstile housings, […]

Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival 2018

New sounds making waves at Dunmore East Bluegrass Festival 2018 Now in its 24th year, the Dunmore East International Bluegrass Festival, is still proving as alluring as ever for top music acts, as some of the industry’s greatest bluegrass and country music acts line up for the free four-day festival in the Co. Waterford village […]