Category Archives: Awards

REMINDER: 2020 Molly Keane Creative Writing Award

Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office is pleased to announce that it is currently accepting entries for the Molly Keane Creative Writing Award 2020, and has extended the deadline for entries until May 1st. Annually since 1998, to celebrate … Continue reading

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Dungarvan & West Waterford Chamber Shortlisted Chamber Awards 2020

Ahead of the official awards ceremony on 3rd April, Chambers Ireland announces the official shortlist for the 2020 Chamber Awards. The Awards seek to recognise the outstanding work of Chambers around the country while providing a platform for Chambers to … Continue reading

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Bausch+Lomb take top prize at Waterford Business Awards

Bausch + Lomb were named Overall Waterford Business of the Year at the Waterford Business Awards on Friday night last (February 28th) at the Tower Hotel by Mayor of Waterford City & County, Cllr John Pratt. The multi-national company also … Continue reading

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Queally brothers named Waterford Ambassadors of the Year

Two of Waterford’s most well-known and respected businessmen have been announced as Waterford Ambassadors of the Year at the Waterford Business Awards on Friday, February 28th last.   Peter and John Queally set up Dawn Meats with their partner Dan Browne … Continue reading

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Entries now accepted for the 2020 Molly Keane Creative Writing Award

Waterford City & County Council’s Arts Office is pleased to announce that it is currently accepting entries for the Molly Keane Creative Writing Award 2020. Annually since 1998, to celebrate this rich literary life, the Waterford Arts Office, by kind … Continue reading

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Waterford a winner at prestigious All-Ireland Community Awards

Waterford has been announced as a winner at this year’s All-Ireland Community & Council Awards. The ceremony, presented by IPB Insurance and LAMA, took place on Saturday the 15th February 2020 in Croke Park Stadium, Dublin. The prestigious awards recognise … Continue reading

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2 Waterford entries feature at IPB Cooperation Ireland Pride of Place awards

At the IPB Cooperation Ireland Pride of Place awards that took please on Saturday November 30th at the Lyrath Hotel, Kilkenny, Waterford had two winners on the night. Firstly, Alexander Street Residents Association won their category of Urban Neighbourhoods under … Continue reading

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RSC Waterford one of 3 clubs shortlisted for 2019 SSE Airtricity League Pitch of the Year

Three clubs have had their pitches shortlisted for the 2019 SSE Airtricity League Pitch of the Year. Drogheda United, Shamrock Rovers and Waterford FC have seen their respective pitches nominated, with the winner being announced later this month. 2019 SSE … Continue reading

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Clodagh Beresford Dunne awarded The Clarissa Luard Poetry Award

The Arts Office , Waterford City & County Council extends congratulations to Dungarvan poet, Clodagh Beresford Dunne on being awarded the Clarissa Luard Award in London last evening. The gala event saw Irish novelist Edna O’Brien being awarded a £40,000 … Continue reading

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