Monthly Archives: June 2019

Public Participation: Identification of Bathing Waters

Local authorities must identify official bathing areas in their area every year so that they can be monitored for safety, water quality and their level of use.  To help with this process, Waterford City and County Council is asking people … Continue reading

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Drivers urged to give cyclists the space to ride safe during National Bike Week

National Bike Week runs from Saturday 22 June to Sunday 30 June Thursday 20 June 2019 – Mr. Shane Ross TD, Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Road Safety Authority (RSA), An Garda Síochána and Cyclist.ie, the Irish Cycling Advocacy … Continue reading

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Co. Waterford Artists supported with Residential Bursaries

The Arts Office, Waterford City and County Council is pleased to announce the recipients of the bursaries to attend The Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annaghmakerrig, the artists’ workplace in County Monaghan during 2019. The recipients who will spend a week at … Continue reading

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“Superhumans”: theme for this year’s Robert Boyle Summer School

Superhuman: genetic modification, designer babies, bionics, prolonging life and accelerating evolution under the microscope at Robert Boyle Summer School June 20 to 23, Waterford and Lismore. ‘Superhuman’ is the theme for this year’s Robert Boyle Summer School which runs in … Continue reading

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Mapping the War of Independence in Waterford

PoPica Attendees at memorial of the  Pickardstown Ambush, 1971. Waterford City and County Council (WCCC) wishes to procure the services of an individual to research events of the War of Independence in Waterford City and County and collate this information … Continue reading

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Proposed Part 8 Mount Congreve Development

Waterford City & County Council is proposing development works which, when realised, will transform Mount Congreve House & Gardens into a world class visitor attraction. Have your say at : http://waterfordcouncil.ie/projects/public-consultations/index.htm

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Waterford winner of national Creative Writing Award announced

Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office is pleased to announce that the winner of the national Molly Keane Creative Writing Award 2019 is Fiona Ennis from Butlerstown, Co. Waterford with a story titled ‘Debt’. Fiona has a BA in … Continue reading

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Waterford Age Friendly Programme brochure

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Waterford Poetry Prize 2019

The Arts Office, Waterford City & County Council is pleased to that it is accepting entries for the Waterford Poetry Prize 2019. The Waterford Poetry Prize is open to all writers currently living on the island of Ireland. The prize … Continue reading

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