Monthly Archives: January 2022

RTE’s Droichid na hÉireann features Waterford!

Two of Waterford’s iconic bridges will feature on Droichid na hÉireann, an Irish language programme on RTE1 next Monday at 7.30pm. Presented by actor Lochlann Ó Mearáin, the series explores the history, architecture, landscape, and above all the people behind … Continue reading

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My Gift to You

My gift to you is an opportunity for people over the age of 65 to sign up for a four month class where they can learn to put their personal history together. The class is free, it will be held … Continue reading

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Irish Water appeal to homes and businesses to take steps to prepare for freezing weather and to conserve water

Irish Water and Local Authorities are asking homes and businesses to take some simple steps to avoid damage to their pipes and help conserve water during the cold weather. Freezing conditions can lead to a higher than normal volume of … Continue reading

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Spásanna páirceála do Dhaoine le Míchumas Dofheicthe ag Clós Uí Scannláin, Dún Garbhán

Chuir Comhairle Cathrach agus Contae Phort Láirge dhá Spás Páirceála Ghluaisteáin do Dhaoine le Míchumas Dofheicthe ar fáil i gClós Uí Scannláin i nDún Garbhán i Meán Fómhair 2021. Is furasta na spásanna páirceála a aithint le lus na gréine … Continue reading

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Economic Incentive Scheme for Vacant Properties in Urban Areas 2021-2022

Waterford City & County Council is offering incentives over a three year period to attract new retail and other businesses within the core retail area of the City Centre, towns and village centre of Waterford in order to bring vibrancy … Continue reading

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Dungarvan welcomes Ireland’s first outdoor ‘Learn to Cycle’ track

Ireland’s first and Dungarvan’s newest amenity area was officially opened with the addition of an outdoor ‘Learn to Cycle’ track. The Learn to Cycle track will allow young children to learn to cycle on a ‘real life’ road structure with … Continue reading

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Community Monuments Fund open for Application

Waterford City and  County Council in conjunction with the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage are inviting applications for the Community Monuments Fund 2022. The grant scheme offers funding for the conservation, maintenance, protection and presentation of archaeological monuments. The … Continue reading

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Community Heritage Grant Scheme 2022

The Heritage Council’s Community Heritage Grant Scheme is now open for applications until February 16th. A fund of €1.5 million is available under the scheme to support; Capital projects that apply good heritage practice to the management of places, collections … Continue reading

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Hidden Disability parking spaces at Scanlan’s Yard

Waterford City and County Council has installed two Hidden Disability Car Parking Spaces in Scanlan’s Yard in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. The car parking spaces, introduced in September last year, are easily identified with a bright yellow sunflower on a green … Continue reading

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