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Funding boost for North Quays

Eoghan Dalton Reports €12.6 million has been announced for key elements of the North Quays project. The funding will go towards the sustainable transport bridge and access words at the Dock Road and Abbey Road in Ferrybank. The bridge will link the Clock Tower to the North Quays Strategic Development Zone (SDZ) site for pedestrians and cyclist, [...]


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Waterford students to shine at Student Enterprise Awards

The Waterford Student Enterprise Programme started in September with 1,000 students from 15 schools in Waterford City and County. They created their businesses, developed, branded, promoted and sold. But most importantly they learned what it felt like to run their own business. Finally, 130 students representing 12 schools in Waterford county will compete in the Waterford [...]

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Jysk to open its first store in Waterford

Danish home retailer, JYSK, has announced full details of its first store to open in Waterford. On Thursday, 27th February at 9am, the people of Waterford will be able to shop the global homewares brand in the former BuyLo building at Unit 3/4 Boland’s Retail Park, Cork Road, Waterford. Bringing lots of new jobs to [...]

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Make it Happen in Local Enterprise Week 2020

With a broad and practical programme of 21 events during Local Enterprise Week 2020, March 2nd to March 6th, all entrepreneurs and small business owners are sure to find something to whet the appetite.“Making It Happen” is the theme of this year’s Local Enterprise Week and Local Enterprise Office Waterford is committed to helping local [...]

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The countdown is on for Waterford Business Awards finalists

Thirty-nine of Waterford’s top businesses will be honored this Friday evening, February 28th, in the Tower Hotel at the sixth annual Waterford Business Awards. Of the 39 finalists, there will be 13 category winners, who will then go head to head in the hope of claiming the Overall Waterford Business of the Year, sponsored by Waterford [...]