Comeraghs Wild Festival Ticket Sales Surge

Good weather leads to surge in early ticket sales for Comeraghs Wild Festival July 12 to 15 The continuing good weather is proving a major boost to the Comeraghs Wild Festival with huge numbers pre-booking tickets to lots of the popular events and a massive local response to a major street fete in Kilmacthomas which […]

Waterford Country Fair Sunday June 10th 2018

Carnival atmosphere at Waterford Country Fair Sunday June 10th 2018 Make-A-Wish fundraiser to help children in need Thousands are expected at this year’s Waterford Country Fair on Sunday, June 10th, for a family-focused, carnival event which celebrates the very best of country life and living while also raising funds for Make-A-Wish Ireland. Pet ferret displays, […]

Waterford Garden Trail Easy to Access

Waterford Garden Trail more accessible than ever from River Blackwater and Waterford Greenway  The magnificent houses, gardens, garden centres and attractions along the stunning Waterford Garden Trail are now more accessible than ever from both the Blackwater River and the Waterford Greenway following investment in new and improved recreational access points across the region. Close […]

Comeraghs Wild Festival

Comeraghs Wild Festival July 14 to 16 about to get underway   THE countdown is now underway to this weekend’s long-awaited Comeraghs Wild Festival with a few minor, last minute additions to the programme – plus a few reminders for festival-goers. Tickets remain on sale and will be on sale for €10 each on the […]

Protect yourself against Lyme disease

Protect yourself against Lyme disease During the summer months with people more likely to engage in outdoor pursuits, the HSE Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) is urging people to protect themselves against Lyme disease, an uncommon infection spread by infected biting tick. “Ramblers, campers, mountain bikers, and others who work and walk in forested or […]

Crough Woods

Crough Woods Autumn is that time of year when nature is ablaze with colours and one great spot to witness the beauty of this time of year is Crough Woods.  Nestled in the foot hills of the Comeragh mountains in County Waterford Crough Woods is quiet easy to reach.  On the road to Mahon Falls,from […]

Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016

Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016 “The Comeraghs… from the Mountains to the Sea…..” The Comeraghs Wild Festival 2016 has a myriad of events lined up to suit all tastes and all ages. It takes place from 15th to the 18th of September. It has become such an established festival since it first graced the Comeragh area […]

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 […]

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 […]

Waterford’s Snow

Waterford’s Snow, it’s not a myth. Our Winter so far Waterford’s snow, despite the bitter cold weather that’s been keeping us huddled up by the fire the last few weeks, Waterford’s winter season has actually been pretty good so far! The heating is on 24/7, and I wouldn’t dare leave the house without a thick […]