School campus to open

The new Edmund Rice Senior School and Catherine McAuley Junior School at Castlemoyle, near Irishtown is nearing completion. Pic: John Walsh
THE BOARD of Management at the new primary school campus nearing completion in New Ross is hopeful it will be open in November. The Edmund Rice Senior School and Catherine McAuley Junior School, which will be located at Castlemoyle, near...

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Caoimhe gets three-in-a-row

Caoimhe Moran won a remarkable third all-Ireland Fleadh victory in-a-row this year
  A YOUNG musician from the south of the county has achieved a remarkable three-in-a-row of title victories at the all-Ireland Fleadh. Caoimhe Moran is a member of the Danescastle Music Group and she attended this year’s Fleadh in Ennis...

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Men’s shed barbecue success

Stephen Roche and Ger Roche pictured at New Ross Men's Shed annual BBQ, in aid of New Ross Community Hospital. Pic: John Walsh
THE ORGANISERS of last weekend’s Men’s Shed barbecue in New Ross have expressed delight to the Echo at the event’s...

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Greenway for 2017

The Mount Elliott tunnel would form a major focal point for the inner Greenway cycling route in New Ross
  THE PROPOSED Greenway between New Ross and Waterford could begin next year, according to senior officials in the local...

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Lucky escape!

The occupants of this car had a lucky escape when it burst into flames on the Duncannon road on Sunday afternoon (Pic: Myles Carroll)
A GROUP of friends had a very lucky escape at the weekend when their car burst into flames while they...

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Crowds flock to sand-sculpting festival

Sand sculptue at the Duncannon Sand Sculpting Festival on Duncannon Beach.Pic: John Walsh
DUNCANNON VILLAGE was packed recently when it played host to the annual Sand-sculpting Festival. The fun began on Friday night...

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Fethard RNLI in dramatic rescue

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Roisin set for Athenaeum

Heartless theft from scene of fatal crash

Bridge name causes wave of controversy

€500,000 renovation for post office

Flashmob time for school

What a weekend

Whelan looks to year ahead

Absolutely stunning

Taxi driver uninjured during ordeal

Breakfast roll boys go for glory

Bridge is rededicated to executed patriot

Lucky escape