Culture Night Waterford 2018

Culture Night 2018 in Waterford City & County Venues and public spaces across the island of Ireland will open their doors to host a programme of free evening and late-night entertainment, as part of an all-island celebration of arts, language,  heritage and culture. Now in its thirteenth year, Culture Night returns this September 21st with […]

Immrama Festival of Travel Writing 2018

Immrama Festival of Travel Writing 2018 Best selling author Michael Smith, explorer and author Jacki Hill-Murphy and more set for Lismore  Best selling author Michael Smith, explorer and author Jacki Hill-Murphy, award-winning author Rosemary Mahoney and explorer and foreign correspondent Isambard Wilkinson are some of the world-renowned writers who are about to set their compass for Lismore in County Waterford this June 13th […]

Waterford Greenway 1st Birthday

Waterford Greenway 1st Birthday Celebrations Planned for March 25 Waterford’s multi award-winning Greenway celebrates its first birthday this coming weekend with a ‘Birthday Bumps’ drive which aims to encourage as many people as possible to get out, get active and enjoy using the 46km off-road cycling and walking trail. The ‘You’d never know who you […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Comeragh Mountains

The Comeragh Mountains The magic of the Comeragh Mountains is something that has to be witnessed.  Their beauty and seeping hills flowing down to the sea are easily accessed and are a haven for walkers and climbers alike. From the corrie lakes to the beautiful Mahon Falls, the Nire Valley and the many villages dotted […]

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 […]