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Image with a powerful message

Image with a powerful message! What an amazing image on the old Ard Rí Hotel in Waterford City!  S0 what’s it all about, I hear you ask?  It’s  to raise awareness of the work that the newly opened Pieta House in the city.  Pieta House is a center  have seen and helped over 20,000 people in […]

Eat Local

Eat Local Buy Local

Is it so hard to eat locally grown produce? Eat Local, Waterford Now that the Waterford Harvest Festival is upon us I challenge each and every one of you to buy only local produce this weekend in the “Eating Waterford Challenge”.  I took on the challenge last year and you can read how I got […]

The Magic Road

The Magic Road

Did you know we have a Magic Road in Waterford? Waterford Magic Road Did you know that we have a “Magic Road” here in Waterford?  Well we do and it is magic!  If you park your car at the bottom of the hill and take the handbrake off then the car will roll backwards!  I […]

Waterford Harvest Festival 2015

New Ingredients for Harvest Festival

New ingredients added to festival favourites! www.waterfordharvestfestival.ie  Waterford, Waterford Harvest Festival 2016 Now in its eight year, Waterford Harvest Festival makes a colourful, tasty and aromatic return to the streets of Waterford from September 9th to September 11th.  As a city and county that takes huge pride in its food producers, this year’s festival will […]

Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016

Barn Dance and play at Mahon Falls the centrepiece of Comeraghs Wild Festival September 15-18 Waterford, Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016 MAHON Falls and the stunning Comeragh Mountains will be the venue for an open air play and they double up as the majestic backdrop for an unmissable barn dance nearby as the countdown begins to […]

Thomas Barr

Thomas Barr Running for Gold

Waterford’s Thomas Barr will be running for Gold in the final of the 400 meter hurdles.  After running the 400 meters at 48.39 seconds he broke the Irish Record and finished 1st in the qualifier. A native of Waterford Thomas is 24 and is a member of the Ferrybank Athletic club.  Sadly he was plagued […]

Eating Waterford

“Blaager” by Metalman Brewing

Metalman Brewing brings you “Blaager” Metalman Brewing has a fantastic reputation not only here in Waterford but has an ever growing reputation all across the country.  Many of you will have tasted their Craft Beer and Metalman Brewing were the first Craft Brewery in Ireland to introduce a canning line. This year Metalman Brewing have […]

Waterford Hurlers Did Us Proud

Waterford Hurlers Did Us Proud

Waterford Hurlers Did Us Proud Waterford Hurlers did us proud last night as they played a match that will be long remembered.  What a replay of the All Ireland Senior Hurling Semi Final  in Thurles.  The game was played with such speed and passion it was truly inspirational.  When we all thought that Waterford was […]

Local Sand Artist Goes International

Local Sand Artist Goes International

Local Sand Artist Goes International Sean Corcoran from The Art Hand Following on from the success of Sean Corcoran’s sand art at the Ardmore Pattern Festival we are delighted to announce that our Local Sand Artist Goes International!! Sean’s first international assignment as a sand artist is in Spittal Seaside Festival in Northumberland in Northern […]

A Weekend In Waterford

A Weekend in Waterford

A Weekend in Waterford If you are looking for a breakaway then there is nothing like A Weekend in Waterford.  Whatever your interests we have you covered here in Waterford.  Whether it’s history or horse riding, surfing or sightseeing, trains or theatre, golf or greyhounds, fishing or food we have something for everyone. As Ireland’s […]