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WInterval 2017

Top 10 Things at Winterval 2017

Top 10 Things to Do/See at Winterval 2017 Here’s all the info you need for the Top 10 Things to do and see at Winterval 2017! Now in its sixth year, Winterval 2017 will return once more as...
Winterval 2017

Winterval 2017

Winterval 2017 Winterval returns for its sixth year, having welcomed 650,000 people to Waterford in 2016.  2017 welcomes 20 new events and activities bringing the total to 45, with over half,...

Irish Poem of the Year

Co Waterford Poet on Irish Book Awards Shortlist for Irish Poem of the Year   It was announced at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre, last Thursday, Nov 2nd, at the unveiling of the 2017 shortlist,...

Why you should be coming to Waterford

Why you should be coming to Waterford by Alastair Liddell Alastair Liddell recently moved to Waterford.  Not only did he relocate his family but also his business.  In this digital age it goes to...
Halloween and its Origins

Halloween and its Origins

Halloween and its Origins Many people don’t realise that the Halloween traditions we celebrate today came from the Celtic  festival of “Samhain” which means  “end of summer”. Samhain was one of...
Waterford Writers Weekend

Waterford Writers Weekend

Some 40 Top Authors and Poets are bound for Waterford Writers Weekend at Imagine Arts Festival Some of the country’s award-winning and best-selling authors and poets are bound for Waterford...
National Women’s Enterprise Day

National Women’s Enterprise Day

‘Open Doors to New Markets’ Workshop to be hosted by Waterford Local Enterprise Office for National Women’s Enterprise Day Women of Waterford are invited to join the Waterford Local Enterprise...
Imagine Arts Festival 2017

Imagine Arts Festival 2017 Launched

Three Festivals now combine to create 16th annual Imagine Arts Festival Waterford  Over 120 acts & performances during 10 day Festival   Three of Waterford’s finest festivals have now...
Autumnal Equinox

Autumnal Equinox

Autumnal Equinox There are two equinoxes every year – in September and March – when the sun shines directly on the equator and the length of day and night is nearly equal.  We normally say that...
Friend Requests

Friend Requests on Facebook

Be Careful of Facebook Friend Requests Over the past while there have been a lot of people getting scammed because of accepting Friend Requests on Facebook from people they don’t know.  But the...