St Patrick’s Day Parade 2018

Waterford City is the place to be for St Patrick’s Day Celebrations! Waterford is set to have a fantastic day of celebrations for the annual Waterford City St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The Vikings will once again walk the streets of Ireland’s Oldest City as the parade theme for this year is “Our Viking Heritage”. Mayor of […]

170th Anniversary of the first Irish Tricolour

170th Anniversary of the raising of the first Irish Tricolour at 33 The Mall, Waterford will be celebrated at this year’s 1848 Tricolour Celebration 2nd – 4th March This year’s 1848 Tricolour Festival Waterford City, celebrates the 170th Anniversary of the raising of the first Irish Tricolour by Thomas Francis Meagher at 33 The Mall, […]

All Together Now

All Together Now Some of the line up for the All Together Now festival taking place at Curraghmore House this August Bank Holiday weekend has been announced! Fleet Foxes . Underworld . Róisín Murphy . mura masa . First Aid Kit . Chaka Khan . Nils Frahm . Mogwai . Jimmy Cliff . The New […]

South East lives at risk for €10 per person

By Ciaran Murphy The sister of a Co Waterford man who died in an ambulance on the way to a cath lab in Cork in tears told thousands at a rally how “it is incredible” that protests still need to happen. Last June, Thomas Power (39), from Bell Lake near Dunmore East, died on a […]


‘BUY A BRICK – LET’S BUILD IT TOGETHER’   Michael ‘Brick’ Walsh helps Waterford Hospice launch their largest fundraising campaign to date Waterford Hospice has today launched a ‘Buy a Brick’ appeal to help raise funds needed to reach its €6M target. The centrepiece of the Buy a Brick appeal is an innovative new website, […]

Happy Snappers Encouraged to Get Clicking

Happy snappers encouraged to get clicking as #LoveWaterfordGreenway campaign kicks off WATERFORD’S stunning Greenway is bidding to boost its global appeal through an innovative social media campaign as romantics flock to the region to celebrate Valentine’s Day and the mid-term break. Two specially-commissioned, giant, colourful #LoveWaterfordGreenway hearts have been erected at secret but strategic locations […]

Granville Hotel Wins Top Award

Granville Hotel Wins Top Award   The Granville Hotel is one of Waterford city’s best know landmarks and has served many a visitor from far and wide for many years.  The birth place of Thomas Francis Meagher (the man how gave us the Irish Tricolour) the Granville Hotel is to many people a home away […]

Waterford Greenway Wins Two Awards

Waterford Greenway scoops gold and Grand Prix awards in All Ireland Community and Council Tourism Awards    Waterford’s stunning Greenway has scooped gold in the coveted All Ireland Community and Council Awards and has been crowned Ireland’s ‘Best Tourism Initiative’ in the competition. It has also taken the ‘Grand Prix Award’ for 2018, a special […]

Blue Monday – How to Beat the Blues

Blue Monday Did you know that the 3rd Monday in January (15th of January in 2018) is called Blue Monday?  It’s supposed to be the most depressing day of the year. It’s the anti climax after the Christmas season and the holidays being over and a whole raft of things that give us the winter […]