Category Archives: Awards

Waterford features in ‘Irish Council for Social National Housing’ awards

The Housing Department of Waterford City & County Council has won an award in the ‘Irish Council for Social National Housing’ awards in the category for most creative design for our latest Housing scheme at Ormonde Square, Dungarvan on the … Continue reading

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4 Waterford stores in ‘Retail Excellence’ Ireland’s Top 30 Stores

Retail Excellence, the largest retail industry representative organization in Ireland, has today announced the Top 30 stores in Ireland. The list comprises retailers from around the country in every sector within the Irish Retail Industry. The Store of the Year … Continue reading

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Waterford Blue Flag and Green Coast Awards 2017

At an awards ceremony held at Crosshaven Yacht Club on May 22nd, County Waterford’s beaches were awarded with 4 Blue Flag awards and 7 Green Coast awards for 2017. These awards are only made to bathing areas with excellent water … Continue reading

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Carrickphierish Library shortlisted in Chambers Ireland’s Excellence in Local Government Awards

Good news today: Carrickphierish Library has been shortlisted in the “Best Library Service” category of the Chambers Ireland’s Excellence in Local Government Awards. The awards ceremony will be held in November. Congratulations to all staff involved in setting up, opening … Continue reading

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Learn more about Waterford’s prestigious Purple Flag status

Purple Flag is a Gold Standard accreditation recognising Waterford for being a safe, welcoming and friendly destination to socialise, live and work in. Waterford was awarded the prestigious Purple Flag in February 2015 and it is international recognition of Waterford’s … Continue reading

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€250,000 in funding announced for Waterford’s Architectural Heritage

Over €250,000 in Architectural Heritage funding for Waterford City and County has been announced by the Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphries TD. The funding is being allocated to 33 projects throughout the City and … Continue reading

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Artlinks bursaries awarded for 2017

Over €50,000 in bursaries has been awarded to artists by the Artlinks partnership of local authorities Arts Offices in Carlow, Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford. This initiative is supported by the Arts Council/An Chomhairle Ealaíon to provide professional development opportunities and … Continue reading

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