Wexford News

Cahill case adjourned to April

FAMILY AND friends of New Ross woman, Tina Cahill (25), are this week trying to come to terms with her arrest over the fatal stabbing of her fiance, David Walsh, in Sydney, Australia. Ms. Cahill, who is originally from the...

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Eoin is an MEP for a day

WEXFORD WAS represented in the European Parliament in recent days, as a St. Peter’s College student delivered an impressive address...

Thursday, 23/02/17 - 11:53am Read More

€1/2m funding for County Wexford tourism projects

NICHE TOURISM projects in County Wexford are set to benefit, following the announcement that €500,000 of LEADER Programme grant aid...

Thursday, 23/02/17 - 11:48am Read More

What will Wexford look like in 2040?

HOW WOULD you like County Wexford to look 23 years’ time from now, in 2040? Earlier this month, Taoiseach Enda...

Thursday, 23/02/17 - 11:43am Read More

Wexford Sport

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 which takes place at Fairwood, Tinahely, next Sunday. The first of six races is off at 1 pm. Follow @wexfordecho

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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

Doubles for Jamie, Denis and Robbie at Lingstown races today

There was no shortage of runners at today’s point-to-point at Lingstown, Tomhaggard, with a seven race card and the two...

Sunday, 18/12/16 - 7:41pm 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


Julie Hesmondhalgh a hit with viewers as Broadchurch returns for third series

Broadchurch viewers have hailed Julie Hesmondhalgh for giving a “masterclass in acting” as she appeared in the first episode of the third series. The hit crime drama starring Olivia Colman and David Tennant as DS Ellie Miller and DI Alec...

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Mary Berry is back on the TV and it’s made everyone feel all warm inside

It appears there’s a perfect remedy for these tumultuous times – seeing Mary Berry back on our TVs. The Bake...

Monday, 27/02/17 - 10:28pm Read More

Lorde teases new music with cryptic social media messages

Lorde has triggered speculation she is about to unveil new music with cryptic messages on social media. The singer-songwriter from...

Monday, 27/02/17 - 9:43pm Read More

Pink shares adorable snap as she enjoys snuggle time with her children

Pink showed off just how much mummyhood is suiting her in the cutest photograph of her with her two children....

Monday, 27/02/17 - 8:43pm Read More

Big Bang Theory’s Kunal Nayyar ‘overwhelmed’ to attend royal reception

The Big Bang Theory star Kunal Nayyar has been left “overwhelmed” by a glittering Buckingham Palace reception celebrating Anglo-Indian culture....

Monday, 27/02/17 - 8:43pm Read More

National News

PSNI charge teenager with murder of man found lying on the road

A 19-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a man in Co Down. Richard Miskelly, 24, was found fatally injured lying on the Bangor Road in Newtownards at about 5.30am on Sunday. The accused is also charged with...

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Gardaí ‘concerned’ for teenager missing from his home in Dublin

Gardaí are seeking the public’s help in tracing the whereabouts of a missing teenager in Dublin. 17-year-old Dylan Farren was...

Monday, 27/02/17 - 9:32pm Read More

Govt pledges another €3m for Syrian refugees

The Government has pledged another €3m to support Syrian refugees who have fled the civil war to Jordan and Lebanon....

Monday, 27/02/17 - 8:31pm Read More

Gardaí seize loaded gun and drugs at industrial park in Dublin

Gardaí in Dublin have seized a firearm, ammunition and drugs worth more than €10,000 at an industrial park. Gardaí attached...

Monday, 27/02/17 - 8:05pm Read More

National Sport

Jamie Carragher: Leicester players should hang their heads in shame

Jamie Carragher feels Leicester’s performance in a 3-1 victory over Liverpool vindicates the criticism meted out to the Foxes players in the wake of Claudio Ranieri’s sacking as manager last week. The Italian was dismissed from his role nine months...

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Jamie Vardy thinks players have had ‘a lot of unfair stick’ over Ranieri’s sacking

Jamie Vardy claims Leicester’s players have been subjected to “unfair stick” since Claudio Ranieri’s sacking. The England striker scored twice...

Monday, 27/02/17 - 10:46pm Read More

David Haye rattled by pro-Tony Bellew crowd

David Haye and Tony Bellew traded verbal barbs at a fiery, expletive-laden press conference in Liverpool but the pair were...

Monday, 27/02/17 - 10:41pm Read More

Days after Claudio Ranieri’s sacked and the Vardy party returns

Jamie Vardy’s double inspired Leicester to victory over Liverpool as the champions sparked in to life following Claudio Ranieri’s sacking....

Monday, 27/02/17 - 10:19pm Read More

Signs, scarves and masks: Leicester City fans were in no mood to forget Claudio Ranieri

If you’ve been living under a rock for a week, you might have missed Claudio Ranieri’s sacking as Leicester City...

Monday, 27/02/17 - 10:03pm Read More