Monthly Archives: March 2021

Waterford County Museum marks the Centenary of the Burgery Ambush

The Burgery Ambush was carried out by the Irish Republican Army (I.R.A.) on 18th-19th March 1921, during the Irish War of Independence. It took place 2.5 kilometres outside Dungarvan on the main road to Waterford (on what is now the … Continue reading

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Céad Bhliain ó tharla Luíochan Bhurgáiste á chomóradh ag Músaem Chontae Phort Láirge

B’iad Óglaigh na hÉireann a thug faoi Luíochán Bhurgáiste ar an 18-19 Márta 1921, le linn Chogadh na Saoirse in Éirinn. Tharla sé 2.5km lasmuigh de Dhún Garbhán ar bpríomhbhóthair go dtí Port Láirge (an N25 mar atá inniú ann). … Continue reading

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National Tree Week 2021 : Webinars

National Tree Week 2021 has a series of free online webinars taking place 21st – 27th March. See more info on the webinars at  https://www.treecouncil.ie/national-tree-week-webinars Click for full details of National Tree Week Tuesday 23rd March 2021 – 11.30am Trees in Springtime … Continue reading

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Waterford City Centre to unveil ambitious Urban Regeneration Design Strategy funded under the Urban Regeneration Development Fund

Waterford City was successful today ( Monday 15th March 2021)  with the announcement of  the allocation of €27,660,000 under the Urban Regeneration & Development Fund (URDF) by the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien for an ambitious City … Continue reading

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Town & Village Renewal Scheme 2021

Waterford City & County Council now seeks expressions of interest from towns and villages for funding of suitable projects under this initiative. Expression of Interest forms and details of the Scheme outline can be obtained by emailing townvillagerenewal@waterfordcouncil.ie and completed Expression of … Continue reading

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Applications are now invited for the 2021 Community Heritage Grant Scheme

The Community Heritage Grant Scheme is now OPEN for applications. The Scheme closing date is Monday 29th March 2021 at 5pm. The Heritage Council has allocated in the region of €1,000,000 to its Community Grant Scheme 2021. The aim of … Continue reading

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Minister McConalogue reminds Dog Owners to be vigilant during Lambing Season

Iconic Bonzo the Dog advert reimagined The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue T.D., today relaunched a Department of Agriculture advertisement, reminding dog owners that sheep worrying by dogs remains as big an issue as ever, particularly … Continue reading

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Small Business Assistance Scheme for COVID (SBASC)

Tánaiste Opens Applications For Phase 1 of €8,000 Grant Under New Small Business Assistance Scheme for COVID (SBASC) Applications open today for businesses ineligible for CRSS & other sector specific grants Businesses down 75% or more in turnover among those … Continue reading

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Lismore Castle Arts launches Artifice 2021 supported by the Arts Office

Lismore Castle Arts is delighted to present ARTIFICE 2021. Artifice 2021 is kindly supported by the Arts Office, Waterford City and County Council. Artifice is an annual exhibition which presents works of art created by transition year students from across County … Continue reading

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