Local Author launches “Under a Dark Cloud”

Local Author launches “Under a Dark Cloud” Waterford’s Mary Crowley who is a  contemporary Irish literature writer is launching her new book “Under a Dark Cloud” at the Book Centre in Waterford City on Friday the 18th of October. As Mary says “We live in a beautiful country and although my work is fictional, I […]

New Interactive Visitor Experience In Tramore

New interactive visitor experience unveiled at Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, Waterford   Project opens with Fáilte Ireland investment of €73,000 through the Storytelling Interpretation Grants Scheme for Ireland’s Ancient East Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of Education and Skills, John Halligan, T.D. today unveiled a new […]

HerStory Made SHINE19

HerStory Made SHINE19 – A Turning Point for Empowering Young Women of Ireland – Inspirational female role models discuss mental health and empowerment – 1,000 Transition Year girls attended the pilot event, with guests including Grace O’Sullivan and Waterford Rose of Tralee, Kirsten Mate Maher – The Shona Project launches first of its kind ‘Survival […]

Did you know that Waterford has Purple Flag Status?

Did you know that Waterford has Purple Flag Status? There are a lot of people that don’t know that Waterford City has ‘Purple Flag’ status.  But what is this ‘Purple Flag’? ‘Purple Flag’ status is an accreditation process similar to the Green Flag award for parks and the Blue Flag for beaches. It allows members […]

How can we do our bit? Recycle.

How can we do our bit? We here at Waterford In Your Pocket we often harp on about people dumping rubbish in our beautiful countryside and applaud the people, often volunteers, that carryout beach cleanups and more .  So we thought you’d be interested in how you can do your bit for the environment and […]

Sports Club Volunteering Seminar in Waterford – October 23rd

Sports Club Volunteering Seminar in Waterford – October 23rd Clubforce will host a sports club volunteering seminar at the Viking Hotel in Waterford on Wednesday, 23rd October at 7:30pm sharp. The event is free to attend and is aimed primarily at volunteers and administrators involved in running amateur sports clubs in Waterford and surrounding townlands. […]

Winter warmth tips for Waterford Seniors

Winter warmth tips for Waterford Seniors With evenings drawing in and temperatures falling as winter makes its presence felt, Home Instead Waterford offers some useful tips and practices that can be put in place to ensure our senior relatives, friends and neighbours stay warm, safe and cared for over the winter months. Danette Connolly, Director […]

‘24 hours to dance’ Imagine Arts Festival 2019

‘24 hours to dance’ and rich programme of Theatre, Comedy and Performance at Imagine Arts Festival Waterford’s Imagine Arts Festival annually offers a rich variety of theatre and dance during its annual festival and the 2019 programme is no different with comedy, plays, theatre and dance performances galore set to be showcased at venues across […]