Double Déise delight at Pride of Place awards

There was double Déise delight at the IPB Pride of Place awards held in Kilkenny on Saturday evening. The Alexander Street community in Waterford was honoured with an award for winning the Urban Neighbourhoods/Villages with a population under 1000 category.The judges said: “Homely, convivial and happy are words that the judges used to describe this small [...]

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Waterford’s Liberty Blue Estate Agents win National KPMG Property Excellence Award

Liberty Blue, the leading independent Waterford Estate Agents, was last week announced winner of the Regional Excellence Award in the highly regarded KPMG Property Excellence Awards The only estate agent in the South East of Ireland to make it to the shortlist in these prestigious awards, Liberty Blue Estate Agents was chosen as winner via [...]


Ireland Strategic Investment Fund seeks to increase investment in Waterford businesses and projects

The Ireland Strategic Investment Fund (ISIF), part of the National Treasury Management Agency (NTMA), is seeking to invest more in businesses and projects in Waterford and the South-East region, a major investment conference in Waterford heard last week. ISIF has committed €141m to 9 separate regional investments so far in 2019, encompassing investments located in [...]


Waterfordman rescues Old Wooden Barrel and wins at Ireland’s Biggest Upcycle Challenge

A beautiful wooden garden chair which was once an old barrel secured the Southern Waste Region Category win for a creative Waterford man at this year’s National Upcycle Challenge.The “Upcycle Challenge” was set by and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as part of this October’s Reuse Month, and the eight winners were presented [...]


Employers…. Say Yes to YESS

Ger Walsh and his Staff Team of Waterford City Local Employment Service is delivering on their Goal ‘GETTING WATERFORD WORKING’ by asking Employer, To Say Yes to YESS Employers, as you are aware, there is a financial cost and risk associated when taking on new staff and I’m sure you’ll agree employers need all the help [...]