National Women’s Enterprise Day

National Women’s Enterprise Day

‘Open Doors to New Markets’ Workshop to be hosted by Waterford Local Enterprise Office for National Women’s Enterprise Day Women of Waterford are invited to join the Waterford Local Enterprise Office event ‘Open Doors to New Markets’ in celebration of National Women’s Enterprise Day on Thursday, October 12th. Fifteen LEO-led events are taking place across […]

Imagine Arts Festival 2017

Imagine Arts Festival 2017 Launched

Three Festivals now combine to create 16th annual Imagine Arts Festival Waterford  Over 120 acts & performances during 10 day Festival   Three of Waterford’s finest festivals have now been rolled into one, which will take place over a ten-day period from October 19th to 29th 2017. Waterford Writers Weekend along with the John Dwyer Trad Weekend will […]

Autumnal Equinox

Autumnal Equinox

Autumnal Equinox There are two equinoxes every year – in September and March – when the sun shines directly on the equator and the length of day and night is nearly equal.  We normally say that the date for the Autumnal Equinox is the 21st of September but this year it is the 22nd of September! A […]

Friend Requests

Friend Requests on Facebook

Be Careful of Facebook Friend Requests Over the past while there have been a lot of people getting scammed because of accepting Friend Requests on Facebook from people they don’t know.  But the good news is that there are ways to ensure that you won’t be one of those unfortunate people. I receive at least […]

TERAPOD project

Waterford’s TSSG Gets €3 Million Funding for Beyond 5G Research

Waterford’s TSSG leads EU-funded €3 million plus ‘beyond 5G’ TERAPOD project FUTURE tech experts at Waterford Institute of Technology’s Telecommunications, Software and Systems Group (TSSG)  have teamed up with industry and a hand-selected EU-wide team to create, test and deliver completely novel ways of wireless communication that will meet the increasing demand for higher speed connections for […]

Beat the Street

Beat the Street

Waterford chosen to pilot seven week community walking and cycling challenge “Beat the Street” Thousands of people are expected to take to the streets of Waterford city, Kilmacthomas and Dungarvan this Autumn as schools, community groups and businesses compete against each other as part of a giant walking and cycling challenge. Running from 13th September […]

Waterford Harvest Festival

Waterford Harvest Festival 2017 Thrills The Crowds!

Waterford Harvest Festival thrills the crowds and the taste buds! For three days, the Waterford Harvest Festival brought a smorgasbord of wonderful food, tantalising aromas, vibrant colour and great live music to the streets of Waterford city. Some blustery winds and intermittent showers didn’t deter the huge crowds who came to the Viking Triangle, Ballybricken […]

Road Closures

Road Closures During Harvest Festival 2017

Road Closures During Harvest Festival 2017 There are dozens of events taking place throughout the city centre and the areas of the Mall, Cathedral Square, Palace Square, The Applemarket and Ballybricken.  Many are free for the young and young at heart to enjoy, so make sure you bring yourself, your family, your friends and your […]

Waterford Senior Hurlers Homecoming

Waterford Senior Hurlers Homecoming

Waterford Senior Hurlers Homecoming Waterford Hurling fans are expected to come out in their droves this evening, Monday 4th of September from 5pm, for the”Homecoming of our Waterford Hurlers” who gave it their all against Galway in the All Ireland Hurling Final yesterday in Croke Park. The Team have lifted the spirits of the whole […]

Lamph

Waterford Sings Its Heart Out with Lamph

Waterford Sings Its Heart Out with Lamph Lamph had the great excitement around Waterford this week to compose this brilliant song!!! Houses and businesses draped in blue and white and everyone is full of anticipation for Waterford to win the All Ireland Hurling Final for the first time in 58 years! In all the excitement […]