How to Make a Slushie at Home

How to Make a Slushie at Home During the summer we’re always looking for ways to enjoy a cool drink.  We came across this incredible way to make a slushie at home and it’s not hard!  I think the kids will love this one. All you have to do to be the best party host […]

Waterford Youth Arts take the show on the road

Waterford Youth Arts take the show on the road Family fun circus shenanigans coming to a playground near you! Mrs. Montgomery’s Tale of the Travelling Circus with Waterford Youth Arts. Mrs Montgomery and her Travelling Circus of wonders, wow-ser’s, pow-ser’s, twirlers, tricksters, magic makers, clowning abouter’s, dancers, delighters, ponder-thoughter’s, flipper flappers, thinker-thanker’s, wandering wonder’s, magical […]

Protect yourself against Lyme disease

Protect yourself against Lyme disease During the summer months with people more likely to engage in outdoor pursuits, the HSE Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) is urging people to protect themselves against Lyme disease, an uncommon infection spread by infected biting tick. “Ramblers, campers, mountain bikers, and others who work and walk in forested or […]

Road Closures during Viking Marathon

Road Closures during Viking Marathon Saturday the 24th of June is the day of the Waterford Viking Marathon and to facilitate the marathon there will be road closures in and around the city.  Here is a list of the road closures during the Viking Marathon.  A map of the route can be accessed Here Roads […]

New Winterval Committee takes the reins!

New Winterval Committee takes the reins! Former Chief Executive of Waterford Chamber of Commerce, Nick Donnelly, has been announced as Chair of Winterval, Ireland’s Favourite Christmas Festival. The quintessential yuletide festival will return for its sixth season from November 17th to December 23rd. It is intended that this year’s event will take on board more […]

Blue Flag Beaches in Waterford

Waterford Blue Flag and Green Coast Awards 2017 At an An Taisce awards ceremony held at Crosshaven Yacht Club on May 22nd, County Waterford’s beaches were awarded with 4 Blue Flag awards and 7 Green Coast awards for 2017.  These awards are only made to bathing areas with excellent water quality and beach management.  Clonea […]

Shuttle buses to and from Waterford Country Fair

Shuttle buses to and from Waterford Country Fair for just €5 per journey FANCY travelling to Waterford Country Fair on June 11 and helping raising funds for Make-A-Wish Ireland but don’t want to bring the car?  Then the organisers have just the tonic this year, the 3rd year of the family-focused, fun-filled Fair at Curraghmore […]

Cruise Calls to Waterford

Cruise Calls to Waterford Cruise Calls to Waterford have become part and parcel of our summer.  Over the past few years Waterford has become a destination for cruise ships and their passengers.   2017 is no different with the summer starting the Port of Waterford reports that there are 17 calls to Waterford this summer. Some […]

Waterford City has a brand new library

Waterford City has a brand new library Waterford City has a brand new library and it’s now open to the public at Carrickpherish on the western outskirts of the city. The library is part of the Waterford Library Services and if you are a member of any library in Waterford then you avail of the […]

Irish Restaurant Awards

Waterford well represented at Irish Restaurant Awards The Irish Restaurant Awards were held last night by the The Restaurants Association of Ireland at the The Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road in Dublin and Waterford came out very well in the Munster category and a national award. Michael Kelly of GIY HQ won the All Ireland Food […]