‘BUY A BRICK – LET’S BUILD IT TOGETHER’   Michael ‘Brick’ Walsh helps Waterford Hospice launch their largest fundraising campaign to date Waterford Hospice has today launched a ‘Buy a Brick’ appeal to help raise funds needed to reach its €6M target. The centrepiece of the Buy a Brick appeal is an innovative new website, […]

Happy Snappers Encouraged to Get Clicking

Happy snappers encouraged to get clicking as #LoveWaterfordGreenway campaign kicks off WATERFORD’S stunning Greenway is bidding to boost its global appeal through an innovative social media campaign as romantics flock to the region to celebrate Valentine’s Day and the mid-term break. Two specially-commissioned, giant, colourful #LoveWaterfordGreenway hearts have been erected at secret but strategic locations […]

Waterford Greenway Wins Two Awards

Waterford Greenway scoops gold and Grand Prix awards in All Ireland Community and Council Tourism Awards    Waterford’s stunning Greenway has scooped gold in the coveted All Ireland Community and Council Awards and has been crowned Ireland’s ‘Best Tourism Initiative’ in the competition. It has also taken the ‘Grand Prix Award’ for 2018, a special […]

Blue Monday – How to Beat the Blues

Blue Monday Did you know that the 3rd Monday in January (15th of January in 2018) 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 […]

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 […]