Jacob’s Biscuit Factory: An Assorted History

Jacob’s Biscuit Factory: An Assorted History EXHIBITION AT WATERFORD CENTRAL LIBRARY Jacobs Biscuit Factory was founded by William and Robert Jacob in Bridge Street Waterford in 1851 and later moved to Bishop Street, Dublin and then expanded further into Liverpool in England. An exploration of the history of the factory, its workers, the products it […]

Long-Table Dinner at GIY

Chef Ellie Kisyombe set for host a seasonal long-table dinner at GIY’s GROW HQ next week   On December 5th, Ellie Kisyombe will be joining the crew in GROW HQ for the third homegrown evening an occaiosn where visiting chefs who share the homegrown ethos. The event showcases their talents as they deliver a very […]

King of the Vikings Up for Award

King of the Vikings nominated for Irish Tourism Industry Awards 2019 World’s first Virtual Reality Viking Experience in Waterford receives well deserved nomination – a true journey back in time! Congratulations to all of the team at the world’s first Viking 3D Virtual Reality Adventure – the King of the Vikings on getting to the […]

Spraoi’s Winter Wonderland

Winterval to Unveil Spraoi’s Winter Wonderland Spectacle  A brand new free Winter Wonderland attraction by award-winning street theatre company, Spraoi will be unveiled at Ireland’s largest Christmas festival, Winterval this Friday (30 November). Waterford city’s Wyse Park is to be transformed into a magical walk-through experience at Ireland’s Christmas Capital — with large-scale effect toys, […]

Momo Restaurant

Meet the people who make Food & Drink the Waterford Way – their place, their history, their community, their stories Harry O’Neill and Kamila Bystrzonowska, Momo Restaurant Momo Restaurant on Patrick Street has never been afraid to be bold and original. The McKenna’s Restaurant Guide says it best when it describes it as “the most […]

What’s On In Waterford This Weekend

25 Amazing Events in Waterford City & County Friday November 30th to Sunday December 2nd 2018   1. Winterval Waterford More info. HERE. 2. Dungarvan Aglow More info. HERE. 3. Waterford Film Festival at Central Arts, 123 Parade Quay, Waterford   More info. HERE. 4. Artform Annual Contemporary Art Fair 2018 at 44 The Quay Waterford More info. HERE. […]

Councillor Mary Roche Resigns

Councillor Mary Roche Resigns Councillor Mary Roche posted on social media that she is resigning from Waterford Council as from the 30th of November 2018.  After serving almost 20 years on the council and as Mayor of Waterford City in 2010/11 Mary quoted personal reasons for her resignation.   Cllr Rocke’s full post. I wish […]

Top 20 Events in Waterford This Weekend

Top 20 Events in Waterford This Weekend Friday November 23rd to Sunday 25th   1. Winterval Waterford More info. HERE. 2. Dungarvan Aglow More info. HERE. 3.1  Black Friday Weekend in Waterford City Centre More info. HERE. 3.2  Black Friday Weekend in Dungarvan More info. HERE. 4. SUIRCON  – Comic Convention at The Tower Hotel […]

Stay Safe during Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Consumers and retailers urged to take precautions in run up to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. On the 20th November 2018 An Garda Síochána in association with the FraudSMART, a fraud awareness initiative led by Banking & Payments Federation Ireland, are urging consumers and retailers to shop and sell online safely and to protect their […]

WIT Open Days

Waterford Institute of Technology Open Days Date: 23 November, 2018 – 24 November, 2018 Time: 9:00 am – 14:00 pm Location: WIT Arena, WIT West Campus, Carriganore, Waterford For your chance to see all that Waterford Institute of Technology has to offer you, come along to one of WIT’s Autumn Open Days in the WIT […]