Waterford Walls Kicks Off 2019 Fundraising Initiative

Waterford Walls Kicks Off 2019 Fundraising Initiative Waterford Walls has kicked off the year by announcing their first monthly fundraiser: A Dinner Dance with a Twist at the multi-award winning MOMO restaurant on January, Friday 18th at 6:30pm. The event will include a three course meal, spoken word and live music, all for just €39 […]

How To Pretend You Know What You’re Doing in the Gym

By Michelle Heffernan So, if you’re anything like me, you signed your salary over to a gym this month in an effort to , you know, have something to talk about with the others at elevenses. No big deal you thought. WRONG. Turns out its actually a terrifying place Everyone’s doing like cartwheels and belly […]

Pere Charles and Honeydew 2

Pere Charles and Honeydew ll 12th Anniversary On the 10th and 11th of January 2007 two fishing trawlers the Pere Charles and the Honeydew ll were lost in turbulent Winter storms off the coast of Waterford. The Pere Charles was fishing south of Hook Head and was returning back to Dunmore East with a full […]

Food the Waterford Way-Mezze

Meet the people who make Food & Drink the Waterford Way – their place, their history, their community, their stories Nicola and Dvir-Mezze Waterford girl Nicola Crowley and her husband Dvir Nusery are food fanatics. After meeting and falling in love whilst back packing across the world, they built a home in the Middle East […]

New Bus Fleet for Waterford City

You may have noticed the new buses from Transport For Ireland (TFI) or Bus Eireann around the streets of Waterford city over the past few weeks.  This is a brand new fleet is offering an enhanced service including a Sunday service which we never had before. According to TFI “This enhanced network will be delivered […]

1000lb Challenge!

Cill Barra Community Sports Centre Operation Transformation 1000lb Challenge! To herald the arrival of a new year, Cill Barra Community Sports Centre is looking for people to help them achieve their target weight loss of a staggering 1,000 lbs. As part of an exciting new “focus on fitness” initiative for 2019, the centre will host […]

South east citizens wanted to help decide future of the internet

Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) research centre TSSG is facilitating and participating in the ‘We, the Internet’ global citizen debate which will contribute to the future internet to empower citizens. The debate, organised by Missions Publiques and an ecosystem of partners including TSSG at WIT are launching a Global Citizens’ Debate on the future of […]

Food the Waterford Way: McGrath’s Butchers

Meet the people who make Food & Drink the Waterford Way – their place, their history, their community, their stories John McGrath, McGrath’s Butchers   IN the words of John McGrath – son of Michael – of McGrath’s Butchers “the family butchers came to Lismore in the 1890s…so we’re not here that long”. Before that, the […]

Fines removed from all Waterford Libraries

With fines abolished in all libraries since January 1st, 2019, Waterford residents are being encouraged to make a New Year’s Resolution to reconnect with their local library.  From January 1st, library members do not have to pay fines for overdue items and no existing fines will be collected.  Any library user who has overdue items […]