Monthly Archives: May 2020

Life on the roads after Covid-19

As Ireland is set to enter the first phase of the Government’s five-step lockdown exit plan a phased return of outdoor workers (for example: construction workers, gardeners, including people working on allotments) will be allowed. As restrictions ease, how will … Continue reading

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Stay Local, Stay Apart & Stay Safe in the Outdoors

Agencies and organisations involved in the delivery and promotion of outdoor amenities have welcomed the recognition of the importance of the outdoor recreation in Phase 1 of the Government’s Roadmap for Reopening Society and Business. Outdoor recreation plays an important … Continue reading

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Advanced Notice: Traffic Flow changes in Waterford City Centre

TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT: DIRECTIONAL CHANGES TO TRAFFIC FLOW IN THE CITY CENTRE FROM 19th MAY 2020 The following Waterford City centre directional changes to traffic flow will come into force from 19th May 2020:- Mayor’s Walk Traffic flow will be one … Continue reading

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Williamstown Golf Course re-open to members on 18th May 2020

As per the Irish government’s roadmap, Williamstown Golf Course will reopen on Monday 18th May. During this initial period the course will be open to MEMBERS ONLY LIVING WITHIN 5KM of the golf course. The course will be open Monday … Continue reading

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Survey: Waterford is looking to the future – Will you help?

Waterford is looking to the future – Will you help? Waterford City and County Council is leading an initiative to plan and be ready for recovery from the impact of Covid-19 on Waterford society and business and the reopening of our … Continue reading

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Bring Nature Back to your Garden

Many people are taking delight in the abundant birdsong that can be heard all around us now that life has quietened down in the current pandemic. A new booklet “Gardening for Biodiversity” is now available to help you attract more … Continue reading

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Imagine Arts Festival 2020: Open Call 2020

‘Imaginings’ A work-in-progress performance opportunity. Are you in the process of creating a new work or have an idea you want to develop? Imagine Arts Festival is offering an exciting opportunity for 3 artists / groups of artists, to present … Continue reading

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Attention business owners ! has built a dedicated online shop for Waterford! Retailers can upload their products and consumers can purchase in one location ensuring local business is supported. Created by Bryan Hurley, a Waterford native and owner of … Continue reading

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Online resource launched for owners of Historic and Protected Structures

Old House New Home is an important new online resource for the owners of existing properties, including protected structures. The guide can be downloaded here. The Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Josepha Madigan, TD, has welcomed the Royal … Continue reading

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