Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run

Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run Organisers Honour The Four Rescue 116 Crew Members with Run Medal The Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run has released details of their run finisher’s medal. The medal depicts a Sikorsky S92 Helicopter flying over the sea on a rescue mission. In the background are the numbers “116”, together with four flying doves […]

Best Whiskey Bar in Ireland

Best Whiskey Bar in Ireland Revolution Bar in John Street Waterford City Waterford has added another feather to its cap after Revolution Bar in John Street was named “Best Whiskey Bar in Ireland” at an award ceremony in Dublin on Monday evening the 21st of August. Beating off stiff competition at the Revolution prevailed to […]

Waterford man qualifies for Ironman World Championship

Waterford man qualifies for Ironman World Championship   Waterford native Emmet Kelly an amateur athlete has beaten off stiff competition from professional sportsmen to secure a place at the ultimate Ironman final, the World Championships in Kona, Hawaii on October 14th, 2017. The 34-year-old received the golden ticket to the prestigious world athlete event after […]

Keeping our Language Alive

Keeping our Language Alive Many of you reading this will have had Irish lessons in school but if you are like me you have forgotten much of this beautiful language and this is why those who are Keeping our Language Alive have to be commended. Coláiste Lurgan which is an independent Irish learning school in […]

Waterford Harvest Festival

Waterford Harvest Festival set to cook up a storm! A perennial favourite on the culinary calendar, Waterford Harvest Festival, will fill the streets with inviting sights, sounds and aromas as one of Ireland’s leading food festivals returns from September 8th to September 10th. Now in its ninth year, Waterford Harvest Festival will focus the spotlight […]

Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run

Waterford Airport to Host Runway Run in September to honour the memory of Capt. Dara Fitzpatrick An airport runway is not the typical place to find runners but for a brief time on Saturday September 16th, the runway at Waterford Airport will be teeming with precisely such people for The Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run. The […]

Comeraghs Wild Festival

Comeraghs Wild Festival July 14 to 16 about to get underway   THE countdown is now underway to this weekend’s long-awaited Comeraghs Wild Festival with a few minor, last minute additions to the programme – plus a few reminders for festival-goers. Tickets remain on sale and will be on sale for €10 each on the […]

Maritime Heritage Weekend

Maritime Heritage Weekend Friend and Foe 2017 On the 4th and 5th of August the Barony of Gaultier Historical Society presents a Maritime Heritage Weekend with the title “Friend and Foe 2017”. The rescue a German U-Boat commander by three fishermen from Dunmore East in August 1917 is the core of a two-day centenary commemorative […]

How to Make a Slushie at Home

How to Make a Slushie at Home During the summer we’re always looking for ways to enjoy a cool drink.  We came across this incredible way to make a slushie at home and it’s not hard!  I think the kids will love this one. All you have to do to be the best party host […]

Waterford Youth Arts take the show on the road

Waterford Youth Arts take the show on the road Family fun circus shenanigans coming to a playground near you! Mrs. Montgomery’s Tale of the Travelling Circus with Waterford Youth Arts. Mrs Montgomery and her Travelling Circus of wonders, wow-ser’s, pow-ser’s, twirlers, tricksters, magic makers, clowning abouter’s, dancers, delighters, ponder-thoughter’s, flipper flappers, thinker-thanker’s, wandering wonder’s, magical […]