Waterford Winterval

29 11 2012

Ireland’s Christmas Festival: 30th November – 23rd December 2012

For the fun in everyone! Waterford’s Winterval is a delightful Christmas festival, packed with seasonal events and activities set in unique heritage sites around Waterford City. From Santa’s Grotto in the Medieval Undercrofts to a Georgian Christmas in the Bishop’s Palace, a toy museum, ice-rink and animal farm complete with reindeer, Winterval is set to be a highlight in the Christmas calendar that every family will want to experience.

Look forward to craft making for children, an artisan food fair, storytelling in Reginald’s Tower, and a spectacular 3D light show and Christmas Market in Cathedral Square. This truly unique festival will take place in Waterford City throughout the month of December and should be top of everyone’s Christmas list for being good this year!

Visit Waterford Winterval – Ireland’s Christmas Festival Events including:

  • Waterford on Ice
  • Waterford Illuminates
  • The Christmas Markets
  • Santa’s Grotto at the Medieval Museum
  • Winterval Express Train
  • Toy Museum – large Room, City Hall
  • Yule Viking Christmas at Greyfriars Church
  • Waterford city Enterprise Village
  • A Georgian Christmas at the Bishops Palace
  • Story Telling at Reginald’s Towner
  • Christmas Carousel
  • Christmas Treasure Hunt at City Square
  • Christmas at Waterford Crystal

To download the Waterford Winterval brochure click here.  For more information visit: www.winterval.ie

REMINDER: Estate Clean-up

2 11 2012


The Greenfields Residents Association supported by Waterford City Council plan to have an estate Clean-up Day Sunday 4th November from 12.30 – 1.30pm. This is a great opportunity to lend a hand to ensure our estate is well maintained and presented.

Residents will be meeting at No. 1 Beech Court (near the entrance of the estate) at 12.30pm. Bags, pickers and gloves will be provided. All motorists are asked to pay particular attention and reduce speed on the day to ensure we have a safe Clean-up Day for all.

Home Security Initiative

1 11 2012

A new Home Security initiative has been launched in association with Waterford Community Police, the Sacred Heart Community Action Group and the Sustainable Neighbourhood Unit Waterford City Council.  If you would like to make your home more secure you can obtain a chain lock and spy hole for your front door.  These items are of top quality and have been sourced through a reputable security firm and are Garda approved.

Should you wish to obtain a chain lock and spy hole the Greenfields Residents Association can provide you with these two items for a cost of €20.00 per set. Please note that if the occupants of the household are elderly the local Care and Repair programme will install these items free of charge. However, this offer is open to all households in Greenfields for only €20.00.

To register your interest and to obtain a chain lock and spy hole set today please email your details to greenfieldswaterford@live.com and a member of ther Greenfields Residents Association will be in touch to collect money and to deliver the products to your home.