Waterford Gig Guide 19th to 21st of July

Waterford Gig Guide 19th to 21st of July Waterford In Your Pocket’s weekly weekend Waterford Gig Guide.  So, what’s on in Waterford?  We want to bring you as many gigs as possible that are taking place in Waterford and we use our Facebook events to do so.  If you have a gig and want to […]

Waterford helping the SE Economy

Waterford helping the SE Economy The Ireland South East Development Office’s ‘Economy at a Glance’ Summer 2019 report shows a region that has grown steadily over the previous 7 years across all key economic indicators. Since January there has been an increase in 5,900 new jobs created in the region. Unemployment has fallen continuously year […]

Dungarvan first in national roll out of RNLI throw bags

Dungarvan first in national roll out of RNLI throw bags Two years ago the RNLI Launched the throw bag initiative on a particular busy stretch of the river Thames in London which has proved to be a huge success and has saved many lives since its inception. “I thought this would be ideal for Dungarvan […]

GAA World Games Parade in Waterford

GAA World Games Opening Parade in Waterford By Eoghan Tuohey at https://www.gaa.ie/news The ancient city of Waterford is primed and ready to welcome the third – and largest, instalment of the eagerly anticipated 2019 Renault GAA World Games. The city centre will be awash with colour, energy, excitement and a tangibly electric atmosphere will be […]

New Water Refill Stations on Waterford Greenway

Bottle refill stations introduced along Waterford Greenway to reduce plastic waste Posted on July 10, 2019 by waterfordcouncilnews The Mayor of Waterford City and County Council, Councillor John Pratt has launched water bottle refill stations on the Waterford Greenway. These stations are now located along the Greenway at Abbeyside, Ballylynch Cross, Kilmacthomas Station and Bilberry […]

Big Plans for Mount Congreve

Big Plans for Mount Congreve There are big plans for Mount Congreve and Waterford Council are looking for your input.  From time to time, Waterford City & County Council asks for the public’s input and opinion on proposed developments in Waterford. Different projects and plans may have periods of public consultation, during which members of […]

Change your UK Driving Licence by October 31st

Change your UK Driving Licence by October 31st Anyone living in Waterford or anywhere else in Ireland who holds a UK (including Northern Ireland) driving licence must exchange it for an Irish driving licence, before the 31 October 2019, in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal. If there is a […]

Care for Older People in the Sun

Home Instead Senior Care urges care for older people in the sun With the mercury set to rise in the coming weeks Home Instead Senior Care has advised exercising caution for seniors in the sun. Older people are at increased risk of heat related illness, especially if they live alone, have medical conditions or take […]

Beat want the South East to Open its Eyes to STIs

Beat want the South East to Open its Eyes to STIs “I was 23 when I was diagnosed with an STI” says presenter Michelle Heffernan, in Beat 102 103’s latest documentary Open Your Eyes to STIs. “I had no symptoms, no inkling anything was wrong; so it came as a complete shock when the test […]

Waterford Country Fair a Great Success

Sabina Higgins blown away by Waterford Country Fair and wonderful Curraghmore   Ireland’s first lady, Sabina Higgins, says she’s been absolutely blown away by Waterford Country Fair and commended the voluntary organising committee for hosting such a wonderful event in stunning Curraghmore. Mrs Higgins and newly-elected MEP, Grace O’Sullivan, spent several hours at the Fair, […]