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 […]

Spanish journalists say Olé to Ireland’s Ancient East

Spanish journalists say Olé to Ireland’s Ancient East ~ 24.5 million Spaniards to read about Ireland ~ Four Spanish travel journalists have been exploring Ireland’s Ancient East, as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland. They represent various Spanish publications – including a lifestyle magazine, national and regional newspapers, as well as popular websites – […]

€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 […]

Localbridge illuminated by birds in flight on Waterford Greenway

Localbridge illuminated by birds in flight on Waterford Greenway ‘Birds in flight’is the captivating new mural that has been unveiled by artist Curtis Hylton at Abbeyside Bridge in Dungarvan – transforming this integral part of the Waterford Greenway, into a stunning must-see urban artwork. Waterford City and County Council has been continuously improving this part […]

Waterford Greenway up for European Award 

Waterford Greenway up for European Award This weekend on Saturday the 17th of November the Waterford Greenway will compete in the ‘Prosperity’ category in the European ‘Innovation in Politics’ Awards. 80 finalists in 8 categories were chosen by the jury of 1,053 citizens from all over Europe. The awards are run by the Innovation in […]

Beat the Train for DSI

Beat the Train for DSI 2018 at Waterford Suir & Valley Railway The second annual Beat the Train for DSI will take place on Saturday 17th November. This is an amazing fun event in idyllic surroundings! This is a very unique 10m road race along the very fast, flat and beautiful Waterford Greenway and participants […]

Waterford Wins at Entente Florale

Last night in Tullamore the winners of the Entente Florale  were announced with Dungarvan awarded a Silver medal in the towns category.  This wasn’t the only prize for the Sunny South East as the picturesque village of  Inistioge in Kilkenny was awarded Gold. There was also a great win for Waterford with the Waterford Greenway […]

TripAdvisor’s “Most Excellent” Places to Travel Worldwide

TripAdvisor’s “Most Excellent” Places to Travel Worldwide World’s Largest Travel Site Recognizes Tourism Destinations with the Most TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Recipients TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, announced the “Most Excellent” global tourism destinations that have the highest percentage of TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence recipients. Now in its eighth year, the Certificate of […]

Flying in From Hong Kong To Cycle the Greenway

A “Flying Visit” To the Waterford Greenway!   Since the opening or the Waterford Greenway in 2017 tens of thousands of people have visited the 46km cycle and walk way that stretches from Bilberry in Waterford city to Dungarvan in the west of the county.  Each and every individual visitor have their story to tell […]

Viking Heritage Day at Woodstown

Viking Heritage Day at Woodstown Sunday the 26th of August from 10am to 5pm Before we start we have to point out that Viking Heritage Day at Woodstown is not at Woodstown Strand but at the place (part of the Waterford Greenway) where the Vikings first landed in Waterford! There will be a Viking Heritage […]