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A news blog with all the latest items of interest from Waterford City & County Council, Ireland.

Waterford Arts and Summer School bursaries awarded

Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office has announced details of the successful recipients for various artistic summer schools 2018. In receipt of bursary assistance for the Drama League of Ireland Summer School at the University of Limerick are: David … Continue reading

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Waterford’s “Supplementary Register of Electors” increases by 3,743 voters ahead of May 25th referendum

The ‘Supplementary Register of Electors’ in Waterford, which records newly registered voters, or those who have changed address, increased by a total of 3,743 ahead of Friday’s referendum on the 8th amendment to the constitution. Communications Officer, Claire Hartley commented “It’s … Continue reading

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Golf Fundraiser for Special Olympics Ireland

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Creative Ireland – Open Call for Funding for Projects

Do you want to be involved with the new Creative Ireland Programme? The Creative Ireland programme is about promoting individual, community and national well-being through creativity. The programme is built around the themes of identity, culture and citizenship. Waterford City … Continue reading

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‘Bring Your Own Chair’ Craft/Designer Residency + Host opportunities

Expressions of interest are sought for 3 x craft makers/designers to host and collaborate with a European designer/craft practitioner for 5 days in July 2018. Bring Your Own Chair is an art project taking place in rural towns and villages … Continue reading

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Creative Ireland Programme Scheme 2018/2019

Minister for Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, Ms. Josepha Madigan, T.D., was today (Monday 14th May) joined by 4th class students of St. Patrick’s National School, Garristown and founder of Fighting Words Roddy Doyle for the announcement of the new … Continue reading

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Response by Waterford Council to National Integrity Index 2018

Response by Waterford City and County Council to the National Integrity Index 2018 published by Transparency International Ireland Waterford City and County Council welcome the scorecard and see it as a good tool for measurement of transparency. We are disappointed … Continue reading

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