Irish Restaurant Awards Nominations Now Open

Irish Restaurant Awards Nominations Now Open

Nominations for the #FoodOscars are now open Nominations for the #FoodOscars are now open to the public via www.irishtimes.com/irishrestaurantawards The Restaurants Association of Ireland are delighted to announce that the nominations for the Irish Restaurant Awards 2017 are now open. The public are able to choose their favourites across 20 categories including Best Restaurant, Best […]

Humour

Our Humour (The way we say things)

Our Humour Many visitors find it hard to understand often with hilarious results People always comment on our humour here in Ireland maybe because they can’t understand the unique art of communication that the Irish have.  We use English words that have a different meaning the world over than the way we uses them here […]

Katie Kim

Katie Kim Nominated for Choice Music Awards

 RTÉ Choice Music Prize Waterford’s Katie Kim is among the nominees in line to win this prestigious award  Irish Album of the Year 2016 Shortlist Announcement The shortlist for this year’s RTÉ Choice Music Prize, Irish Album of the Year 2016, in association with IMRO & IRMA, has been announced and Waterford’s Katie Kim is among the nominees in […]

What's On In Waterford 11th January 2017

Waterford Treasures

Waterford Treasures Free Admission every Wednesday In January and February For the months of January and February 2017 Waterford Treasures (Bishops Palace and Medieval Museum) have free admission!  Yes you read right, FREE! Waterford Treasures offer you the chance to uncover the history of the oldest city in Ireland in two award winning museums. Waterford […]

New Search and Rescue Base

New Search and Rescue Base

New Search and Rescue Base for Waterford City Waterford Marine Search and Rescue is proud to announce the purchase of a 3 story, 6000 square feet unit located at the Park Road Business Park, adjacent to the River Suir in Waterford City which will become their New Search and Rescue Base. Waterford Marine Search and […]

William Crotty

William Crotty – ‘Crotty the Robber’

William Crotty – ‘Crotty the Robber’ We came across this video from Tourism Ireland of William Crotty the famous highway man who hid out in the Comeragh Mountains Needless to say the video shows the beauty of the Comeragh Mountains and a very interesting tale on Crotty by local storyteller with Pat ‘The Hat’ Speight […]

Nollaig na mBan

Nollaig na mBan

Nollaig na mBan Today January 6th, is Nollaig na mBan, also known as Women’s Christmas, Little Christmas and the Feast of the Epiphany. The religious feast of the Epiphany marks the day the three kings are said to have arrived at the stable in Bethlehem to visit the baby Jesus in his crib. It’s also […]

Rosamond Jacob

Rosamond Jacob

Rosamond Jacob “Contemporary Waterford is teeming with ambitious and strong women who are changing the landscape and future of the city with their work and vision. Today’s women follow in the footsteps of those who came before them and the diverse interests of the women of Waterford City are simply fascinating. Megan Winters has teamed […]

Eamon Keane

Eamon Keane Presents ‘Deise Today’ on WLRFM

Eamon Keane Presents ‘Deise Today’ on WLRFM WLR FM is pleased to announce that former RTE and Newstalk broadcaster and producer Eamon Keane is to take up a new full-time position with the station this January. On Monday, 9th January Eamon will take over the mid-morning  programme on WLRFM, presenting a new show ‘Deise Today’ […]

Dora Jordan

Dora Jordan

Dora Jordan “An empowered woman is powerful beyond measure, and beautiful beyond description”. “Contemporary Waterford is teeming with ambitious and strong women who are changing the landscape and future of the city with their work and vision. Today’s women follow in the footsteps of those who came before them and the diverse interests of the […]