Monthly Archives: November 2019

Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) & Historic Structures Fund (HSF) grants 2020

Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) 2020 & Historic Structures Fund (HSF) grants for 2020 available The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht has announced 2 funding schemes for Protected Structures – the Built Heritage Investment Scheme (BHIS) 2020 and … Continue reading

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Public Information Event – Tramore Town Centre Public Realm Works

Waterford City & County Council would like to invite all interested members of the public and business owners to attend a Public Information Event on the public realm works planned for Tramore town centre. The event will take place on … Continue reading

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Clodagh Beresford Dunne awarded The Clarissa Luard Poetry Award

The Arts Office , Waterford City & County Council extends congratulations to Dungarvan poet, Clodagh Beresford Dunne on being awarded the Clarissa Luard Award in London last evening. The gala event saw Irish novelist Edna O’Brien being awarded a £40,000 … Continue reading

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New website for Ireland South East

More than sunshine on offer for business and professionals in Ireland South East A new website,, has been launched for investors and professionals to learn more about the South East region as a place to live, work and invest. … Continue reading

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Agenda for Statutory Budget Meeting 2020

Agenda for Statutory Budget Meeting of Waterford City and County Council, will be held in the Council Chamber, City Hall, The Mall, Waterford on Friday, 29th  November, 2019 at 4.00 p.m. to consider the Budget for the local financial year … Continue reading

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Reminder: Waterford Dog Shelter – Restricted Opening Hours

RESTRICTED OPENING HOURS Friday, 22nd to Tuesday, 26th November, 2019 Please note that Waterford City and County Council Dog Pound, Bilberry, Waterford will operate restricted opening hours between Friday, 22nd and Tuesday, 26th November, 2019, inclusive. For enquiries and access … Continue reading

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CCMA meeting discusses Climate Action

Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment, Richard Bruton TD attended a CCMA meeting today, chaired by Waterford Chief Executive, Michael Walsh where they discussed climate action, and the leading role local authorities can take in taking action and influencing … Continue reading

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“Bittern Cry” – Fergus Hogan Poetry Book Launch

Fergus Hogan is launching his poetry chapbook Bittern Cry this coming Friday 22nd November at 6.30 pm in the Book Centre, Waterford city. The poems in Bittern Cry have been written under the mentorship of Grace Wells under the ArtLinks … Continue reading

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Heritage Council funding for Watchtower

Waterford Council have been successful in a recent funding application to the Heritage Council for conservation works funding on Waterford’s medieval Watchtower.  Waterford City and County Council have a proven track record in conservation works to the Medieval City walls … Continue reading

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