Posts Tagged ‘Awards’

Top theatre awards for local schools

Students from De La Salle College, Waterford, winners of the Best Overall School Musical category at this year’s Bord Gáis Energy Student Theatre Awards for their production of Guys & Dolls, who performed 'Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat' at the awards ceremony. | Photograph: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland.
De La Salle College in the city and St Declan’s Community College in Kilmacthomas have both scooped awards at this year’s Bord Gais Student Theatre Awards, which were hosted by actor Simon Delaney recently. Over 2,000 students representing 57 schools around Ireland attended the ceremony. De La Salle College was awarded the top accolade in the [...]

Waterford journalists scoop travel awards

Mark Graham, winner of the Travel Book Award, pictured with Clem Walsh of sponsors lowcostholidays and Eoghan Corry, editor of Travel Extra.
Waterford was well-represented at the Travel Extra Travel Journalist of the Year Awards in Dublin last week, with Mark Graham winning the Travel Book Award for his book A Year of Festivals in Ireland and Conor Power of the Sunday Independent taking the Shortbreak Award for his article on French medieval theme park Puy de [...]