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 […]

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 […]

Maritime Heritage Weekend

Maritime Heritage Weekend Friend and Foe 2017 On the 4th and 5th of August the Barony of Gaultier Historical Society presents a Maritime Heritage Weekend with the title “Friend and Foe 2017”. The rescue a German U-Boat commander by three fishermen from Dunmore East in August 1917 is the core of a two-day centenary commemorative […]

Waterford Youth Arts take the show on the road

Waterford Youth Arts take the show on the road Family fun circus shenanigans coming to a playground near you! Mrs. Montgomery’s Tale of the Travelling Circus with Waterford Youth Arts. Mrs Montgomery and her Travelling Circus of wonders, wow-ser’s, pow-ser’s, twirlers, tricksters, magic makers, clowning abouter’s, dancers, delighters, ponder-thoughter’s, flipper flappers, thinker-thanker’s, wandering wonder’s, magical […]

Blue Flag Beaches in Waterford

Waterford Blue Flag and Green Coast Awards 2017 At an An Taisce awards ceremony held at Crosshaven Yacht Club on May 22nd, County Waterford’s beaches were awarded with 4 Blue Flag awards and 7 Green Coast awards for 2017.  These awards are only made to bathing areas with excellent water quality and beach management.  Clonea […]

Waterford Lions Raise €15,000 for Hospice

Lions Raise €15,000 for Waterford Hospice Waterford & Dungarvan Lions Club in ‘East Meets West’ The Waterford Lions Club and the Dungarvan Lions Club came together yesterday for a cycle on the Waterford Greenway to raise much needed funds for the Waterford Hospice.  The theme of the cycle was East Meets West.  Over 100 cyclists […]

Waterford Greenway a Beautiful Journey

New Waterford Greenway video takes viewers on a Beautiful Journey Plan a trip along Ireland’s longest off-road walking and cycling experience this Bank Holiday Weekend 26 April 2017: Waterford Greenway a Beautiful Journey!  Waterford’s stunning scenery plays a starring role in a new video celebrating the Waterford Greenway, the longest off-road walking and cycling experience in Ireland. […]

Waterford Greenway Opens

Waterford Greenway Opens The Waterford Greenway officially opens on Saturday the 25th of March.  The new greenway and is going to make the way that we can see the sights and beauty of Waterford a real unique experience for walkers and cyclists.  Starting at Waterford city it extents 45 kilometres to Dungarvan, in the west […]

Palm Oil ‘Fatbergs’ on some Irish Beaches

Palm Oil ‘Fatbergs’ on some Irish Beaches An alert has been issued from the Environmental Protection Agency Palm Oil ‘Fatbergs’ on some Irish Beaches In recent weeks there have been a number of reported occurrences of white / off-white oily solid residues, similar to that pictured below, being washed up on Irish beaches. Analysis of […]

Blue Monday – How to Beat the Blues

Blue Monday Did you know that the 3rd Monday in January is called Blue Monday?  It’s supposed to be the most depressing day of the year. It’s the anti climax after the Christmas season and the holidays being over and a whole raft of things that give us the winter blues.  There is even a […]