Category Archives: Tourism

Have Your Say! Blackwater River Valley – Outdoor Recreation Feasibility Study

We are seeking your views about Outdoor Recreation in the River Blackwater Valley, Co. Waterford.  To find out more information about the current feasibility study or to make a submission please click on the following link: Blackwater River Valley Outdoor Recreation … Continue reading

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Mount Congreve awarded over €1m additional funding under Rural Regeneration & Development Fund

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD has announced that €1,125,135 in grant funding will be made available for the redevelopment and restoration of Mount Congreve Estate, in addition to €3,726,00 granted in 2019 under the Rural Regeneration … Continue reading

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South East Food Stories: Stories to write home about

South East Food Stories has just been launched to help promote the wide variety of producers, providers and makers delivering quality foods directly from source to plates across the South East. The South East is known for an abundance of … Continue reading

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Have Your Say! Blackwater River Valley – Outdoor Recreation Feasibility Study

We are seeking your views about Outdoor Recreation in the River Blackwater Valley, Co. Waterford.  To find out more information about the current feasibility study or to make a submission please click on the following link: Blackwater River Valley Outdoor Recreation … Continue reading

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Saints, seaweed safaris and sand art in Ireland’s southeast corner

Lovely article on the Copper Coast from National Geographic. Squaring up to the Celtic Sea in the country’s south east, Ireland’s Copper Coast offers a romp through geological and human history. Turning back to nature, local foragers, chefs and artists … Continue reading

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Be Part of the St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in Waterford

March 17th sees the return of the highly anticipated St. Patrick’s Day Parade to Waterford and for the first time, a three day festival from March 17th to March 19th. Waterford City and County Council and EveryEvent are inviting applications … Continue reading

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West Waterford Festival of Food to return in June

The 13th annual West Waterford Festival of Food is to take place from 10-12 June 2022. Typically an April event, the new date for 2022 is to allow time following the upheaval over the past two years for West Waterford’s producers, chefs, suppliers, growers and brewers to prepare … Continue reading

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Waterford Treasures ends year on a high

With so many highlights to choose from, 2021 ended on a high for Waterford Treasures. With over €1.2 million donated by extremely generous private benefactors, the Viking Triangle was transformed into a leading visitor destination with the addition of two … Continue reading

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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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