Kilkenny’s Design on TUSE Campus

Abbey Quarter also mooted as a home for National Design Centre Kilkenny city’s 10-acre Abbey Quarter site would represent an ideal fit for a School of Design within the new Technological University of the South East (TUSE), in addition to the new National Design Centre which has been mooted in the National Planning Framework. This two-pronged pitch [...]

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Chamber Regional Leaders Programme Draws to a Close

Waterford Chamber’s inaugural Regional Leaders Programme drew to a close at Faithlegg on Thursday last as the mentors and participants came together one last time for a networking lunch.Responding to the need to develop a pipeline of future leaders in the South East region, Waterford Chamber, with the support of Bausch + Lomb and Waterford [...]


City House Price Increase almost Doubles County Rate

The price of the average three-bed semi detached house in Waterford city has risen by 2.6 per cent (to €200,000) between March and June of this year, almost double the rate recorded in the county over the same timeframe. That’s one of the more standout findings of the latest national survey conducted by Real Estate [...]


Organisers hail the best “Prom Fest” yet

Last weekend marked the fifth staging of the Tramore Promenade Festival and the organisers believe it was the best yet staged with great crowds attending on both days. A fly-by took place during the Emergency Services event held at the opening of the festival, which has been moved from the traditional Friday evening start to Saturday [...]


TCR FM Goes Off the Air

TRAMORE Community Radio (TCRfm) is to cease broadcasting. In a statement posted online on Friday last, a spokesperson for TCRfm said: “Due to serious ongoing issues, it has been decided that the station will have to close from today. On behalf of the Board and staff we would like to thank everyone who has been a [...]