Christmas in Waterford

Christmas in Waterford   Why not spend Christmas in Waterford this year? Waterford City is the place to be this Christmas where Ireland first Christmas Festival, Winterval, is taking place between November 25th and December 23rd.  Here are 30 things that you can do in Waterford during the Christmas season!  Come visit and you will […]

Waterford Lions Club Monster Auction

Waterford Lions Club Monster Auction The Waterford Lions Club Monster Auction in aid of their Christmas Hamper Appeal will take place at the Tower Hotel in Waterford City on Tuesday night beginning at 7.30pm.  Your auctioneer and host for the night will be Roddie Cleere. On the night you will be able to bid on […]

Waterford Lions Club

Waterford Lions Club Christmas Hamper Appeal President of Waterford Lions Club Officially Launches the Lions Club Christmas Hamper appeal and urges the people of Waterford & adjoining areas to get behind the appeal. As President of the Lions Club it is my honour to officially launch our 38th Christmas Hamper Appeal for 2016.    With the help of […]

Winterval Launched

Winterval Launched Over 8,000 people lined the streets of Waterford to welcome Mayor Adam Wyse and Santa on  Friday, 25th November as they arrived in the city to turn on the Christmas lights and officially launch Winterval 2016. Mayor Adam Wyse and Santa travelled down the new Waterford Greenway on Harley Davidson, followed by 20 […]

Santa Claus Opens Winterval

Mayor Adam Wyse and Santa Claus Open Winterval Festival in Style Waterford City is the place to be on Friday the 25th of November for the start of Irelands best Christmas Festival, WInterval!  Come on down and join in all the fun and create a few lasting memories with your kids! Mayor Adam Wyse and […]

Volunteers Needed for Winterval

Volunteers Needed for Winterval Waterford’s Winterval Christmas Festival – interested in volunteering as a Welcome Ambassador? Volunteers Needed for Winterval.  Winterval is only a few days away – would you like to get involved in the magic of Christmas. Be a Welcome Ambassador for Waterford’s Christmas Festival, the only festival of its kind in Ireland. […]

Waterford’s Viking Triangle

Waterford’s Viking Triangle – It’s a Great Place to visit   Waterford’s Viking Triangle enjoyed fantastic success winning The Great Place category at the Urbanism Awards 2017 held in London earlier this week. Waterford won against formidable contenders; Greenwich Market, London and Leicester Market, Leicester. The Viking Triangle is one of the oldest and most […]

Death of Billy McCarthy

Sad News of the passing of Broadcaster Billy McCarthy We learned this morning of the passing of Billy McCarthy broadcaster with WLRFM for many years.  A statement was released by WLRFM this morning. “At the request of the McCarthy family and partner Des O’Keeffe, we have been asked to inform our listeners of the untimely […]

A Walk to Remember

A Walk to Remember Waterford Hospice, A Walk to Remember, was held today Sunday the 13th of November in Waterford City with over 600 people taking part.  Waterford Hospice organised the first A Walk To Remember in Waterford city in 2013 to raise funds for the Home Care Service as well as the new dedicated hospice facility. Over […]

Collins Brothers Remembered

Collins Brothers Remembered On the 11th of November the guns fell silent in World War 1, the war to end all wars.  A war that they said would be over by Christmas, when it started in 1914, took the lives of millions across Europe. In Waterford some 4,800 people volunteered to join the army and […]