National News

Irish people ‘give less to charity than British’

Irish people gave less to charity on average in 2012 than their UK counterparts, according to a new report.Although the Irish public gave €852m to charity for year ending 2012, a 7% increase compared to 2011, but at €185 per...

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Pedestrian dies in Garda patrol car crash

A pedestrian aged in his 30s has died after he was knocked down by a Garda patrol car in Co...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 9:52am Read More

Men must be more supportive of pregnant women, says widower Kivlehan

Widower Michael Kivlehan hasurged the partners of pregnant women to be more supportive when the woman expresses concerns."There's a lot...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 9:34am Read More

Man shot in Dublin pub

A man has been shot in a Dublin pub overnight.Gardaí say that a gunman wearing a balaclava entered the premises...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 8:40am Read More

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Cabinet hoping to draw a line under cronyism row

The Cabinet will be looking to move past tensions over the Seanad cronyism row when it meets again this morning.Also...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 8:23am Read More

The price of water revealed

The Commission for Energy Regulation has just published the cost of water, with charging to begin tomorrow. Householders will pay...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 8:12am Read More

Two Irishmen dead in accidents abroad

Two young Irish men have died in separate accidents abroad.Tomás Beecher, 30, from Cork died while on holiday in Cambodia...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 7:51am Read More

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is positive about Irish economy growth

The first Irish-American Mayor of Boston in 20 years Marty Walsh departed from Shannon Airport this morning following an 11...

Monday, 29/09/14 - 10:36pm Read More

Dhara Kivlehan verdict reached

The jury in the inquest into the death of Dhara Kivlehan have returned a verdict of death by medical misadventure...

Monday, 29/09/14 - 10:10pm Read More

Government to change the way appointments are made to State Boards

A Labour TD is insisting he won't vote for John McNulty in the Seanad by-election as the cronyism row rolls...

Monday, 29/09/14 - 8:39pm Read More

Wexford News

Medal haul for Gorey star, Shona

Supporters and well-wishers take to the streets of Gorey to welcome home dual medal winner Shona Gregan. Pic: Christy Farrell.
Gorey has a pride in its achievers and they turned out in force on the Main Street last Sunday afternoon to welcome home the new heroine, Shona Gregan, who won silver and bronze for Ireland at the Special Olympics European...

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Three rescued on board motor-cruiser north east of Rosslare Harbour

The Rosslare Harbour RNLI volunteer lifeboat crew launched the all-weather lifeboat last evening at 9 o’clock to go to the...

Friday, 19/09/14 - 11:31am Read More

Restoration works on Crimean Monument begin

Minister for Arts, Heritage and The Gaeltacht Heather Humphreys visited the Irish National Heritage Park recently following the announcement that...

Friday, 19/09/14 - 11:22am Read More

Gardai launch investigation into hoax abduction

A national manhunt was launched early Saturday evening when it was reported that 15-year-old Sait Canbullu was abducted by two...

Friday, 19/09/14 - 11:20am Read More

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Crisis in 999 service

Signing the petition for a better ambulance service in the Gorey district on the Main Street. Pic: Christy Farrell.
Ambulance cover in North Wexford is at crisis point and calls for 24/7 cover has intensified throughout the community after...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 11:50pm Read More

Road repairs at Hollyfort

Wexford County Council crews have begun to reinstate the road in Hollyfort, and there are now two crews who will...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 11:40pm Read More

Missing teenager ‘not abducted’ say gardaí

Gardaí have cancelled the Child Rescue Ireland (CRI) Alert for teenager Sait Canbullu. "From our extensive enquiries we are now...

Sunday, 14/09/14 - 2:18pm Read More

Countrywide search underway for boy abducted in Wexford

Gardaí say they are very concerned for the safety of a 15-year-old boy who was abducted in Wexford this afternoon.A...

Saturday, 13/09/14 - 11:23pm Read More

Cycle Awareness Campaign video will shoot at Enniscorthy

Wexford County Council’s Cycling Officer is helping to promote an awareness of cyclists and educate motorists on why cyclists navigate...

Friday, 12/09/14 - 10:59pm Read More

Gorey is ready to Party in Pink in Ireland’s first music festival

Traders in Esmonde Street, Gorey, dressed in pink to promote next Sunday's Party in Pink which will raise funds for the Irish Cancer Society - Action Breast Cancer Awareness.
Pink is the colour you’ll find everywhere in Gorey next Sunday, September 14th, there will be music too… and an...

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