New Website Launched

More than sunshine on offer for business and professionals in Ireland South East A new website, www.irelandsoutheast.com, has been launched for investors and professionals to learn more about the South East region as a place to live, work and invest. The site offers practical information and case studies of successful businesses and professionals in the […]

Winterval kicks off as Santa comes to Winterval

Magical Festival kicks off as Santa comes to Winterval   Waterford city will light up with Christmas cheer as Winterval, Ireland’s largest Christmas festival, kicks off Saturday, 23 November. Arriving at Winterval at 4.15pm to meet the public, Santa will help the Mayor of Waterford City & County Council Cllr. John Pratt turn on the […]

Christmas Shopping Tips

Christmas Shopping Tips We thought we’d give you a few Christmas Shopping Tips because we all know that Christmas is the time of year when a lot of money is spent on presents for family and friends.  It can be stressful for a lot of people and expensive.  But there are a few things you […]

Samhain and Halloween

Samhain and Halloween People often think that the Celtic Festival of Samhain and Halloween are the same thing.  Even though they have many similarities there is one major difference.  Samhain is a pagan festival whereas Halloween seems to have come from Christian history.  Samhain is a festival that was celebrated from sunset on the 31st […]

“Take 3 for the Sea” anti-litter pledge

“Take 3 for the Sea” anti-litter pledge   “Take 3 for the Sea” is a simple idea: the campaign encourages people to take three pieces of plastic litter with them when they leave the beach, waterway or… anywhere! We in Waterford are lucky to have a variety of beautiful beaches and coastline. We enjoy our […]

Waterford Winner of Foodie Destinations 2019!

Waterford Announced as Winner of Foodie Destinations 2019! Waterford has been announced as the winner of Foodie Destinations 2019, an initiative run the Restaurants Association of Ireland and kindly sponsored by FBD Insurance. Waterford was announced as the winner of the competition at a ceremony in Mount Juliet, in Kilkenny, where the 2019 Finalists had […]

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 […]