Kilmacthomas

19 results

From Curraghchase Forest Park, in Limerick, and Lough Boora Discovery Park, in Co Offaly, to Blessington Greenway, in Co Wicklow, there’s no shorta(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar hailed the “biggest investment in rural Ireland ever” as he announced the signing of the contract for the National Broadband Plan at an event in Glendalough Co Wicklow. Illustration: Getty

Some 300 towns and villages across Ireland are to get high-speed internet hubs while they await the arrival of the National Broadband Plan. The full l(...)

The Waterford Greenway runs for 46km along the old railway line from Dungarvin to Waterford city

Portumna Forest Park Portumna, Co Galway; free; coillte.ie These 450 hectares of woodland offer so much more than just lush walking trails. The f(...)

Limerick   voted in favour of a directly-elected mayor. Photograph: Getty Images

Voters in Cork and Waterford have narrowly rejected a proposal to have a directly-elected mayor, but voters in Limerick have accepted the plan that wi(...)

The ‘old post office’ in Kilmacthomas, Co Waterford. Photograph: Karen Dempsey

Set against a backdrop of the Comeragh mountains and situated on the banks of the River Mahon, Kilmacthomas is a picture-perfect Waterford village bui(...)

The Kilmacthomas Workhouse now  houses the Kilmacthomas Business Centre, near Kilmacthomas village.

The High Court has granted an injunction preventing fund-appointed receivers taking possession of a landmark property along the Waterford Greenway. (...)

Nearly 200 landowners are in talks with Kerry County Council over a proposed 20km greenway. Photograph: Kerry County Council

Minister of State for Tourism and Kerry TD Brendan Griffin has expressed confidence that a resolution will be found with landowners which will allow t(...)

Francis and John Brennan are ‘At Your Service’. Photograph: RTÉ

Imagine Francis Brennan emerging out of the mist like an unholy hybrid of Mary Poppins, Miggeldy Higgins and the Littlest Hobo in order to deliver a g(...)

The attraction, developed at a cost of €15 million, has transformed tourism in the county, according Waterford chief executive officer Michael Walsh

The Waterford Greenway has taken first prize in a national competition aimed at encouraging community initiatives. The Waterford Greenway scooped go(...)

The survey found 80 per cent of those visiting from outside Waterford paid for accommodation

The Waterford Greenway is proving a major addition to the tourism infrastructure of the south-east, with over 90 per cent of the nearly 250,000 people(...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • Next
  • Last »