2010’s A Decade to Remember

2010’s A Decade to Remember by Aaron Dower As the 2010’s come to a close, we enter a brand new decade. A decade full of promise, prosperity and positivity. Just to think at the start of this decade Waterford In Your Pocket didn’t even exist (I know it’s scary!). WIYP was born in only 2014. […]

Halloween on the Waterford Greenway

Halloween on the Waterford Greenway The Waterford Greenway is the place to be this Halloween Bank Holiday Weekend.  No less than 5 events are taking place with “The Wicked Woods” with Spraoi at Carriganore (WIT Arena entrance), “Magical Woodland” at Mount Congreve, “Spooky Express” at Waterford & Suir Valley Railway, A “Pumpkin Party” at  Coach […]

Greenway Grazing – the Waterford Way

Greenway Grazing – the Waterford Way You’ve planned to visit the Waterford Greenway?  You’ve heard that Waterford has been named the Foodie Destination of Ireland?  For one day only we bring the food & drink makers of Waterford onto the Waterford Greenway.  On Friday September 6th , as part of the Harvest Festival and to […]

Mount Congreve set to host a Maritime Heritage Day

Mount Congreve set to host a Maritime Heritage Day Mount Congreve gardens are set to host a day celebrating Waterford’s maritime heritage on Saturday, August 31st from 12 noon. Visitors can enjoy watching a variety of maritime vessels from Waterford Harbour Sailing Club as they ascend up the River Suir and berth at Mount Congreve. […]

Waterford Walls Festival 2019

Waterford Walls Festival 2019 Waterford Walls Festival based in Waterford, Ireland, is an international street art event celebrating its fifth year this August 22nd-25th 2019. Each year Waterford Walls invites world-class national and international street artists to paint the city’s walls with stunning large scale artwork, and 2019 will be no different! Join it for […]

Brand new children’s Nature Trail

Brand new children’s Nature Trail announced for Mount Congreve Gardens A brand new Nature Trail has now been launched at Mount Congreve Gardens is available free of charge for kids (usual charge for adults applies) for the month of August. The 70-acre gardens offer an abundance of nature to explore and to ensure that younger […]

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 […]