The South East Economic Monitor 2019

South East economy now growing again after 4.5% contraction in 2017-18 The South East Economic Monitor 2019 shows that the South East economy is now growing again, albeit at a much slower rate that the rest of the country, after a very difficult 2017/8.  (Download the full report at www.senser.ie ) The report, now in […]

PLANS FOR WATERFORD TRANSPORT HUB GO ON PUBLIC DISPLAY

PLANS FOR WATERFORD TRANSPORT HUB GO ON PUBLIC DISPLAY Planning application comes as Waterford is buoyed by investment in Airport and Greenway   Plans for a state-of-the-art Transport Hub on Waterford’s North Quays go on public display today (26 July) at Waterford City and County Council offices and online. The Transport Hub is part of […]

Axe Junkies Urban Axe Throwing Now in Waterford

Axe Junkies Urban Axe Throwing Now in Waterford New attraction at Great Escape in Waterford City Axe Junkies is Ireland’s very first Urban Axe Throwing facility based in Waterford City. Based at Great Escape on O’Connell Street in the city it’s new and exciting but what is it? What Is Axe Throwing? Think of it […]

Harvest Festival 2019

Harvest Festival 2019 Eleven years on, Waterford Harvest Festival is set, once again, to shine the spotlight on the people who make good food great. From the humble blaa to the food from our fields, mountains and waters, there’s something for every taste in Waterford city from 6 – 8 September. A staple on the […]

€2.65m announced to bring Waterford Greenway into the heart of Ireland’s Oldest City

€2.65m announced to bring Waterford Greenway into the heart of Ireland’s Oldest City Funding for 10 Greenway projects around the country under Project Ireland 2040 has been announced. WIth €18.6 allocated between Waterford, Wexford and Cork. The Mayor of Waterford welcomes the announcement of €2.65 million investment for Waterford Greenway. The funding announced by the […]

Cruinniú na nÓg

Cruinniú na nÓg A Day to Unleash Your Creative Spirit!   Cruinniú na nÓg – the Gathering of the Young – takes place on June 15, and marks Ireland out as the first, and only, country in the world to have a national day of free creativity for children and young people! Cruinniú na nÓg […]

TED AND MARY O’REGAN 2019 ARTS BURSARY

TED AND MARY O’REGAN 2019 ARTS BURSARY Applications are now being invited for the fifteenth annual Ted & Mary O’Regan Arts Bursary. The Bursary was inaugurated in 2005 to honour the memory of a couple who made a lasting contribution to the cultural and artistic life of Waterford city and beyond The purpose of the […]

Three Lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick

Three Lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick Waterford Treasures – Three Museums in the Viking Triangle Waterford Treasures Talks 2019 – presents the 6th Series of three lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick. ‘A Republic at last: Ireland, 1945-1951’ Wed. 20th February: ‘De Valera Defeated, 1945-1948’ Having successfully brought Ireland through the war years, De Valera now […]

RTE Concert Orchestra at Daytripper

Daytripper Announce Friday Act With RTE Concert Orchestra   Daytripper which is taking place this year on the June Bank Holiday weekend in Waterford City has announced that the RTE Concert Orchestra along with Jenny Greene will take to the stage on Friday night the 31st of May. As the organisers of Daytripper said “Ever […]

Des and Mona Manahan St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshals

Des and Mona Manahan St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshals Waterford Couple with Extraordinary Story to Lead Waterford City Parade Des and Mona Manahan have been chosen as the 2019 Waterford City St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshals. Des and Mona have had their true love story shared all over the world in recent months […]