Musician jailed for sexual assault

Ger Byrne. Pic: Jim Campbell
A WELL known Wexford musician has been jailed for four years following his sentencing hearing at Thursday’s sitting of Wexford Circuit Criminal Court. Gerard Byrne, 30 Carrigeen Street, Wexford, appeared before Judge Barry Hickson on charges of assault causing harm...

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Businessman found guilty of theft

James Sidney pictured outside Wexford Circuit Court. Pic: Jim Campbell
A WELL known New Ross businessman has been found guilty of five counts of theft at Wexford Circuit Criminal Court. The case of James Sidney, 7 Woodlands Grove, New Ross, came to a conclusion before Judge Barry Hickson and a...

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Where’s the beat, buddy?

WHEN I began this column I highlighted that while predominantly about reviewing new original music there would be times when...

Wednesday, 27/04/16 - 9:54am Read More

Beauty spots blighted

Domestic rubbish was strewn around the walkway at Lacken Wood
PEOPLE IN New Ross and the surrounding areas have expressed anger to the Echo over the fact that two well...

Wednesday, 27/04/16 - 9:50am Read More

Rumours dispelled

New school under construction at Bawnmore in New Ross. Pic: Jim Campbell
THE CONSTRUCTION Company building the new amalgamated primary school campus in New Ross has confirmed to the Echo there is...

Wednesday, 27/04/16 - 9:47am Read More

Tesco store evacuated

Two units of New Ross Fire Service attended the scene of a small fire at Tesco in New Ross last week
THE TESCO store in New Ross had to be evacuated for a period of time last week after a small...

Tuesday, 19/04/16 - 10:09am Read More

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New musical society to be launched

Lighthouse tours to be launched

Abuse victims settle claims

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Browne committed to challenge

Fight goes on for Wadding

Byrne happy despite defeat

Foxe to run in locals!

Local company goes worldwide

First humpbacks spotted off Hook Head

Jobs loss shock for New Ross

Message in a bottle