Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run

Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run Organisers Honour The Four Rescue 116 Crew Members with Run Medal The Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run has released details of their run finisher’s medal. The medal depicts a Sikorsky S92 Helicopter flying over the sea on a rescue mission. In the background are the numbers “116”, together with four flying doves […]

Best Whiskey Bar in Ireland

Best Whiskey Bar in Ireland Revolution Bar in John Street Waterford City Waterford has added another feather to its cap after Revolution Bar in John Street was named “Best Whiskey Bar in Ireland” at an award ceremony in Dublin on Monday evening the 21st of August. Beating off stiff competition at the Revolution prevailed to […]

Waterford man qualifies for Ironman World Championship

Waterford man qualifies for Ironman World Championship   Waterford native Emmet Kelly an amateur athlete has beaten off stiff competition from professional sportsmen to secure a place at the ultimate Ironman final, the World Championships in Kona, Hawaii on October 14th, 2017. The 34-year-old received the golden ticket to the prestigious world athlete event after […]

Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run

Waterford Airport to Host Runway Run in September to honour the memory of Capt. Dara Fitzpatrick An airport runway is not the typical place to find runners but for a brief time on Saturday September 16th, the runway at Waterford Airport will be teeming with precisely such people for The Dara Fitzpatrick Memorial Run. The […]

Maritime Heritage Weekend

Maritime Heritage Weekend Friend and Foe 2017 On the 4th and 5th of August the Barony of Gaultier Historical Society presents a Maritime Heritage Weekend with the title “Friend and Foe 2017”. The rescue a German U-Boat commander by three fishermen from Dunmore East in August 1917 is the core of a two-day centenary commemorative […]

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 […]