Wexford News

Three Bullet Gate assault

  THE GARDAI in New Ross are investigating an alleged assault that occurred in the town last weekend. The incident occurred in the Three Bullet Gate area at around 2.30 p.m. on Friday. A man is believed to have suffered...

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Furlong to roar with Lions

FORMER NEW Ross Rugby club player, Tadhg Furlong, will be among the 41-member British and Irish Lions who will tour...

Wednesday, 26/04/17 - 12:59pm Read More

High hopes for St Senan’s college bid

AN AMBITIOUS plan to house a state of the art third level education facility and multi-purpose campus on the grounds...

Tuesday, 25/04/17 - 2:04pm Read More

Cineplex centre sells for over €2.25m

THE APPROACH road to Wexford town may soon be set for a welcome face lift, with the vacant former Cineplex...

Tuesday, 25/04/17 - 12:37pm Read More

Wexford Sport

Courtown ready for next Sunday’s point-to-point races

The Island Hunt is staging its first point-to-point races in three years over a new track at Ounavarra, near Courtown, next Sunday, with the first of six races off at 2 pm. For visitors exit the M11 off junction 23...

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Good entry for Bray Harriers point-to-point at Tinahely next Sunday

Some of the top trainers in the country are amongst the 79 entries received for the annual Bray Harriers point-to-point...

Wednesday, 15/02/17 - 11:44pm Read More

Good entry for Fairwood races next Sunday

Seventy-one entries have been received for six races at Fairwood Patk, Tinahely, next Sunday for the first point-to-point of 2017...

Wednesday, 04/01/17 - 10:34pm Read More

Wexford Entertainment

Clive’s big part in protest exhibition

A WEXFORD artist, who is based New York, played an integral part in the NASTY WOMEN exhibition which was held in the Knockdown Centre in New York in the run-up to President Donald Trump’s inauguration. Clive Murphy, who was born...

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Countdown begins for Wexford Film Festival

THE ART of film will be celebrated at the first Wexford Film Festival which will run at Wexford Arts Centre...

Thursday, 10/11/16 - 4:41pm Read More

€3m development plan for Arts Centre

ON THE occasion of the first public Annual General Meeting of Wexford Arts Centre, the directors of the facility were...

Tuesday, 20/09/16 - 12:55pm Read More

Entertainment

Celtic Woman are coming to the 3Arena for one night only

Celtic Woman have announced are coming home to Ireland for one night only. 2016 Grammy Nominee and multi-platinum selling artistswill play Dublin’s 3Arena on Saturday, September 2. The tour showcases the voices of Susan McFadden, Mairéad Carlin, Éabha McMahon and...

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WATCH: Kim Kardashian breaks down as she reveals Paris robbery details on Ellen

After Kim Kardashian was held at gunpoint at her Paris hotel room in October of last year, she has somewhat...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 5:07pm Read More

Storm and Ronan Keating have welcomed their first child

Ronan Keating and his wife Storm have welcomed a baby boy. The couple announced the news with this adorable picture...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 3:29pm Read More

Big hitters in RTÉ enjoy listenership increases as JNLR figures released

Ryan Tubridy, Ray D’Arcy and Sean O’Rourke have all seen listenership gains in the latest JNLR figures. The Ryan Tubridy...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 3:02pm Read More

Watch: Here’s why a world renowned band chose Limerick to promote their latest album

Limerick city has been chosen as a key location in the promotion of the latest album by world-renowned virtual band...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 1:41pm Read More

National News

Coroner rules fatal shooting of Belfast man by British soldiers in 1971 was ‘unjustified’

The fatal shooting of a Belfast man by British soldiers during rioting in 1971 was unjustified, a coroner has ruled. Coroner Joe McCrisken dismissed claims from the soldiers that Barney Watt was throwing an explosive device when he was shot....

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Counsel for Jobstown protestor accuses Joan Burton of ‘long, self-serving political speech’ at trial

Former Tánaiste and Minister for Social Protection Joan Burton has said that it was her “absolute conviction” that “protest in...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 7:22pm Read More

€7m for Junior Cert student injured at birth

A 15-year old boy who suffered brain damage at birth has settled his High Court action for €7million. Dean Nolan...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 6:53pm Read More

Teenage soccer player reacts to losing ‘trauma’ case against former club

A teenage soccer player whose claim against his former club for psychological injury was dismissed today has said he is...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 6:01pm Read More

National Sport

Bundee Aki hit with three-game ban after admitting misconduct charge

Connacht centre Bundee Aki has received a three-match ban for misconduct. A misconduct complaint was made against him by the Guinness PRO12 disciplinary officer. It followed what the PRO12 described as “behaviour to and remarks directed toward” match referee Ian...

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Ireland could become Test nation in cricket by end of June

Irish cricket has been boosted by the news that Ireland could become a Test nation before the end of June....

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 4:26pm Read More

John O’Shea admits Sunderland face toughest escape bid yet

John O’Shea admits comeback kings Sunderland have slipped into the deepest hole yet as the prospect of another great escape...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 3:42pm Read More

Teenage footballer loses court case against former club for psychological injury

A teenage soccer player lost his court case against his former club for psychological injury as the judge found that...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 3:34pm Read More

Mike Ross starts for Leinster against Glasgow Warriors

Leinster Rugby Head Coach Leo Cullen has made a number of changes to his match day 23 to take on...

Thursday, 27/04/17 - 2:37pm Read More