Monthly Archives: August 2021

Special Voters List Application

Special Voters List for people who have a physical disability or illness who are residing in hospitals, nursing homes or similar institutions and who wish to vote at these locations. To qualify, an elector’s physical disability must be likely to … Continue reading

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Waterford City Centre area available AEDS Map

Waterford City and County Council has developed an interactive map for you to be able to search the closest AED (automated external defibrillator) from your location. https://waterfordcouncil.maps.arcgis.com/apps/instant/nearby/index.html?appid=010a8700664849a891751f01f69985d7 In the event of an emergency, always contact 999 first. Download the list … Continue reading

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Streetscape Enhancement Initiative:€7 million fund to enhance streetscapes & shopfronts

Our Rural Future: Minister Humphreys announces the 124 towns and villages to benefit from new €7 million fund to enhance streetscapes & shopfronts Projects to include upgrades to building facades, artwork, murals, lighting, street furniture and canopies Investment designed to make … Continue reading

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Waterford Treasures enjoys timely summer surge

Waterford Treasures is enjoying a busy summer as the additions of the Ireland’s only Horological Museum (The Irish Museum of Time) and the Museum of Silver, have proved popular attractions with visitors. Waterford’s Irish Museum of Time, a fitting home … Continue reading

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RSA and Gardai issue road safety appeal following deaths of six road users in 24-hour period  

Road users urged to take greater care on road as deaths to date in 2021 exceed 2020 Hazardous road conditions likely as Met Eireann issues weather warnings for heavy rainfall and localised flooding Following the deaths of six road users … Continue reading

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Final chance to see the Vertigo Project at the Dungarvan Art Trail

The Dungarvan Art Trail featuring the ‘Vertigo Project’ by internationally acclaimed dye transfer printer and artist Jean Curran, comes to an end on the 31st of August. Launched in May, the original handmade prints have been displayed in unoccupied shop … Continue reading

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Dog Pound – RESTRICTED OPENING HOURS l Póna Madraí – UAIREANTA OSCAILTE TEORANTA

Póna Madraí – UAIREANTA OSCAILTE TEORANTA Dé Déardaoin, 19ū Lūnasa, agus Dé  hAoine, 20ū Lūnasa 2021 Tabhair faoi deara go mbeidh uaireanta oscailte teoranta ag Póna Madraí Chomhairle Cathrach agus Contae Phort Láirge, Carraig na bhFraochán, Port Láirge ar Dé … Continue reading

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Poetry Ireland announces Poet Laureate for Dungarvan, Co Waterford, as part of Poetry Town initiative

Appointed poet to write poem honouring and reflecting Dungarvan and its people Poetry Ireland has today (17.08.21) announced the names of the Poet Laureates selected as part of the Poetry Town initiative, which will see more than a hundred poetry-related … Continue reading

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Irish Walled Towns Network – celebrating historic trade routes

On Saturday, August 14th, the Ilen, a 56ft trading ketch, travelled from Waterford to New Ross highlighting historic trading links between the two walled towns. The voyage was part of the Heritage Council’s Irish Walled Towns Network ongoing efforts to highlight relationships … Continue reading

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