Heritage Week

Heritage Week 2018 in Waterford

Heritage Week 2018 in Waterford 18th to the 26th of August Each year, during the last week of August, many national and hundreds of local community organisations participate by organising events throughout the country for Heritage Week. Many of the events that take place during the week are FREE and the programme highlights the abundance […]

Waterford dating

Waterford Dating: How to Chat Someone Up in Waterford

By Michelle Heffernan Dating is hard, even in the Deise, where everyone seems to know your ruined relationship history better than yourself. Try our Waterford in Your Pocket guide to dating in Waterford, with focus first on the art of chatting someone up in Waterford. The Opener When it comes to Waterford “wans”, there’s only […]

Hockey Open Day

Hockey Open Day in Waterford

Hockey Open Day in Waterford   Waterford Hockey Club would like to invite the public of all ages to our free family open day. This fun filled event takes place in Newtown School on Saturday the 18th of August and is open to everyone who was inspired by watching our successful senior women’s hockey team […]

Waterford Fashion with Waterford StyleWatch

Waterford Fashion with Waterford StyleWatch Waterford Stylewatch is back with another week of Waterford Fashion as seen and about in our beautiful city. This week we spotted three lovely ladies who shone out in style on streets of Waterford. Name: Caroline Meehan Occuaption: Retail Assistant What I’m wearing: My top is from Penneys, while my […]

Thomas Barr

Waterford’s Thomas Barr wins Bronze

Waterford’s Thomas Barr wins Bronze Waterford’s Thomas Barr became the first Irish man in the 84-year history of the European Athletics Championships to win a medal in a sprint event. “Earlier in the day I felt nervous but as time went on I felt more relaxed” – @TomBarr247 reflects on becoming the first Irishman in […]

All Together Now

Local Acts play All Together Now Festival

Local Acts Playing All Together Now This weekend the inaugural All Together Now Festival will launch in Curraghmore Estate, Waterford, with 10,000 people flocking to Portlaw to see ten stages of world famous music, comedy, arts, theatre and spoken word. Michelle Heffernan caught up with three fantastic local acts, who amazingly have been invited by […]

Spraoi 2018

Spraoi 2018

August 3rd, 4th & 5th 2018 The Spraoi 2018 festival is taking place this year from the 3rd to the 5th of August. An array of international street artists, performers and musicians will be performing all over Waterford City’s narrow medieval streets, squares, quays and Waterford’s historic buildings and surroundings will provide an atmospheric backdrop to all the […]

All Together Now

Important information for All Together Now

Important information for the All Together Festival We are READY! For those of you coming along to All Together Now this weekend, please make careful note of the following guidelines so we can ensure a safe, happy environment for all festival goers. Very limited General Weekend & Family Tickets remain HERE   DAY BY DAY […]

Waterford Fashion

Waterford Fashion with Waterford StyleWatch

Michelle Heffernan Reports Waterford in Your Pocket brings you Waterford StyleWatch- a new Waterford Fashion feature showcasing the stylish folk spotted in our beautiful city! If you would like to nominate a friend for Waterford StyleWatch email waterfordinyourpocket@gmail.com. Scroll down for some fashion inspo!   Name: Magdalena Karol Occupation: Artist What are you wearing Magda? […]

Runway Extension at Waterford Airport

Runway Extension at Waterford Airport A site notice was posted on Saturday last (28th of July 2018) by Waterford Regional Airport PLC,  seeking planning permission to extend the runway at Waterford Airport form the current length of 1,433 meters to 2,245 meters and widening from 30 meters to 45 meters and widening of the taxiway […]