Putting Waterford On The Map

Putting Waterford On The Map

Putting Waterford On The Map In 1544 there was a book was published by German cartographer Sebastian Munster titled ‘Cosmographia’.  Why are we writing about this, I hear you ask?  Well Munster’s book was the earliest know description of the world that we know today.  It had numerous editions in different languages including Latin, French (translated […]

we're all saints out here

We’re all saints out here

“We’re all saints out here!” A social history film on St. Johns Park delivers some of the most interesting stories you’ll hear. We’re all saints out here is a new documentary film that explores the lives and history of the people who moved to St. Johns Park in the late 50’s and early 60’s in […]

Cardiac Care for the South East

24/7 Cardiac Care for the South East

24/7 Cardiac Care for the South East Thousands take to the Streets of Waterford Waterford is in everyone’s hearts worldwide. We are a massive part of a community that is South East Ireland. The optimal words of the day in Waterford on the 14th of January 2017 were” 24/7 Cardiac Care” and “HEART” – thousands […]

Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th Unlucky For Some Or Is It?

Friday the 13th Why do we fear Friday the 13th so much?  Why do we think it’s so unlucky?  What made us so paranoid and superstitious?  Why is it unlucky only for some?  Why don’t we know why? Well it’s like one of those fake news sits that tell us thing that many of us […]

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 […]

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 […]