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Christmas gifts for EVERYONE!

On December 1st, local retailers are set to welcome back their customers inside their stores, and thankfully, it’s just in time for a Christmas shopping spree around Waterford city and county!

Go on Waterford!

Don’t let the cold November rain dampen your spirits just yet! Waterford.FYI has partnered up with local businesses to give you the chance to get

CreateFest 2020

This year, like many other festivals, CreateFest goes online and gives you the chance to engage with some of the best of Ireland’s creative leaders. Now

Explore

Discover Waterford

Tramore Beach

Waterford Adventure Activities

If you love trying out new things and pushing your boundaries then you’ve come to the right place. Waterford has lots of thrilling adventure activities to whet your appetite and keep you on your toes!

Waterford’s Viking Triangle

Watch local craftsmen and designers at work, shop locally designed gifts and discover Waterford’s Viking history during your visit.

Humans of Waterford

Interviews

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Gene O’Shea, Local Jewellery Designer.

Get to know Gene O’Shea, a native of West Waterford, who draws on the beauty of the landscape around him to get inspiration for some fabulous jewellery creations.

Read on and see why Gene captured our attention…and our hearts.

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Gerry Cullen, The Royal Showband.

We spoke to Gerry Cullen of the legendary Royal Showband from Waterford. Hear about life on the road with the band, their encounter with The Beatles and what advice Gerry has for young people today. And that’s just for starters!

From the Happy Hub

Wellbeing Waterford

Waterford people, like everyone else, have had to adapt to a lot of change, uncertainty and upheaval in 2020. With so much happening out of our control, it’s important to stay well, remain positive and take care of ourselves in the best ways we can. So what better way to get through the day than with our wellbeing reminders and fun tasks below. Go on, give them a go and see which ones help you the most.

Health & Fitness

Do a wall sit for 30 seconds

Can you sit along a wall? Do it to discover a novel way to rest the backside and a great way to workout core muscles.

Lifestyle

Buy groceries

Make a list of what you’re out of and order your groceries online. Don’t forget there are other people in the house who might want something too…

Entertainment

Gaze at the night sky

What’s romantic, fascinating and scientific at the same time? Look up from your window on a clear night and you’ll find out.

Productivity

Do the laundry

Can’t beat the smell of freshly scented clothes. What are you waiting for?