Category Archives: Awards

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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Museum Director Eamonn McEneaney honoured by Norway

Director of Waterford Treasures Museums appointed Officer of The Royal Norwegian Order of Merit for his impressive work in raising awareness of the Viking history in Waterford. Today, Friday 15th November at a special reception held in the Medieval Museum, … Continue reading

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“Towers and Tales” Schools Programme shortlisted for 2019 Excellence in Local Government awards

The Waterford Libraries’ “Towers and Tales” Schools Programme has been shortlisted for the 2019 Excellence in Local Government awards. The Chamber’s Ireland Excellence in Local Government Awards is an annual celebration recognising commitment, hard work, dedication and excellence within the … Continue reading

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Museum Director Eamonn McEneaney honoured by Norway

Director of Waterford Treasures Museums to be appointed Officer of The Royal Norwegian Order of Merit for his impressive work in raising awareness of the Viking history in Waterford. On Friday 15th November at a special reception to be held … Continue reading

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Mayor of Waterford launches the Spick and Span Awards 2019

Mayor of Waterford City and County Council, Cllr Declan Doocey launches the Spick and Span Awards 2019 Applications to enter the Waterford City and County Council Spick and Span Awards 2019 will open from the 1st June to the 21st … Continue reading

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Waterford shortlisted for Ireland’s Friendliest Place award

Waterford has been shortlisted for the Retail Excellence Ireland “Ireland’s Friendliest Place” award. C.E. Michael Walsh expressed best wishes to all involved commenting “being shortlisted for Ireland’s Top 5 Friendliest place represents an achievement in itself as it recognises the … Continue reading

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Arts Grants 2019 now accepting applications

WATERFORD CITY & COUNTY COUNCIL INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR ARTS PRACTICE AND VENUE GRANTS 2019 Arts Practise Grants Waterford City & County Council is pleased to invite online applications for their 2019 Arts Grants Scheme. For full details of the available … Continue reading

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