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WLR’s Big Breakfast Little Stories creator nominated for New York Festivals Radio Award

WLR’s Big Breakfast Little Stories creator nominated for New York Festivals Radio Award

WLR’s Big Breakfast Little Stories creator nominated for New York Festivals Radio Award

Waterford-born broadcaster and journalist Karen Tomkins has been shortlisted at the international 2022 New York Festivals Radio Awards. Karen is a finalist in the ‘Best Children/ Young Adult Program’ category for her series of children’s audio stories – Big Breakfast Little Stories on WLRfm. The Radio Awards received...
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A Greenway vision realised

A Greenway vision realised

A Greenway vision realised

It’s now five years since the Waterford Greenway was officially opened – but the path to success wasn’t smooth as members of the voluntary Déise Greenway Group know only too well . Last week marked five years since the official opening of the wonderful Waterford Greenway. Saturday March 25th 2017 was a glorious day...
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Waterford showcased to Royals

Waterford showcased to Royals

Waterford showcased to Royals

Justine Dwyer   Blue skies and unseasonably warm temperatures heralded the arrival of The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall to Waterford last Thursday when they were welcomed by locals who lined the streets.   As the city basked in glorious sunshine, the Royal couple took full advantage of the good...
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