National News

Dublin murder victim will be buried in Gorey tomorrow

St. Michael's Cemetery, Gorey, where Andy Connors will be laid to rest tomorrow afternoon.
ANDY CONNORS, (45), settled traveller and criminal, and father of six, who was shot a number of times when a masked gunman called to his home at Old Pound, Boherboy, in Saggart, Co. Dublin, at 11 pm last Tuesday night week...

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€40,000 worth of cannabis herb seized in Dublin

Some €40,000 worth of cannabis herb has been seized by gardaí following a search of a premises in Dublin.A 45-year-old...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 11:28am Read More

Limerick gears up for Pride Parade

The Limerick Pride Parade is taking place this afternoon.Senator Katherine Zappone and Dr Ann Louise Gilligan are among the main...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 11:04am Read More

Rail talks taking place as three more days of disruption loom

Talks are to take place at the Labour Relations Commission today, aimed at averting more strikes at Irish Rail.Management and...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 10:29am Read More

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Garda reported to have sent text message to paramilitary

Gardaí are preparing a report for the Justice Minister after it was reported a member of the force sent a...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 9:54am Read More

Ukraine, Iraq, Gaza and Ebola on European Council agenda today

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny is in Brussels today for a special meeting of the European Council to discuss international developments...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 9:45am Read More

Sonia O’Sullivan joins thousands on Great Pink Run

Olympic silver medallist Sonia O'Sullivan is among an estimated 6,000 people taking part in today's Great Pink Run.It is taking...

Saturday, 30/08/14 - 9:40am Read More

Woman held after entering school with knife

A woman has been released without charge after entering a school in Co. Mayo carrying a knife.Gardaí said the incident...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 7:41pm Read More

Coveney: We cannot have Irish soldiers dragged into civil war in Syria

Irish peacekeeping troops based in the Golan Heights, have been deployed to an area on the Syrian-Israeli border, where 43...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 5:41pm Read More

Confusion over available funds means millions not spent on storm repairs

Confusion over funding levels has contributed to tens of millions of euro set aside for storm damage repairs remaining unspent.The...

Friday, 29/08/14 - 5:33pm Read More

Wexford News

Gorey prepares for stage version ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’

The cast of the Raspers production of 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' rehearsing for next week's stage production at Gorey Little Theatre.
Great anticipation in theatrical circles as the Rasper Players are currently in the depths of rehearsals for their forthcoming production of ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’, which will be presented in Gorey Little Theatre from Wednesday to Saturday, September...

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Hero Garda in hit-and-run incident

A GARDA from County Wexford who was recently hailed a hero after risking his life to save people in dramatic...

Thursday, 28/08/14 - 1:22pm Read More

Wexford teenager missing for four days

A teenage boy has gone missing from his home in Wexford.Gardaí are trying to find 16-year-old Seamus Ronan-John, who has...

Wednesday, 27/08/14 - 6:31pm Read More

London Wexford Association care for little Ciara (6)

Lucia Butler (from Clongeen) PRO for the London Wexford Association presented cheques to the mum, Deborah O'Farrell, with her two children, Ciara, and her brother, Cian.
    The London Wexford Association and Noel Swaine, Life-Vice President, have donated a generous amount of money to the...

Tuesday, 26/08/14 - 11:13pm Read More

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Denis is model student at 70

Denis North. Pic: John Walsh
A NEW Ross man has created his own bit of history by passing his Leaving Certificate maths exam at the...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 8:26am Read More

Two-car crash at Ballygarrett

Gardai are investigating a two-car road traffic collision that occurred at a junction near Peig’s Bar at Ballygarrett just after...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 7:28pm Read More

Residents to oppose Gorey housing development plan

Kilnahue Lane, on the outskirts of Gorey, where residents have concerns about planning for a major housing development.
Almost all residents on Kilnahue Lane, on the outskirts of Gorey, are expected to renew their objections to planning for...

Tuesday, 19/08/14 - 9:21pm Read More

Kilanerin in the running for All-Ireland ‘Pride of Place’ award

Kilanerin village has been nominated for the 2014 All-Ireland IPB ‘Pride of Place’ awards and over 70 people gathered in...

Tuesday, 19/08/14 - 9:11pm Read More

Enniscorthy-born poet Anthony Cronin has date at Gorey Library

ANTHONY CRONIN, the Enniscorthy-born poet who will read at Gorey Library.
ANTHONY CRONIN, the Enniscorthy-born poet who will read at Gorey Library. A senior figure in Irish literature, Enniscorthy-born poet, novelist,...

Monday, 18/08/14 - 11:58pm Read More

Green light for new Loreto school

A long and tenuous 16 year battle for a new school building took a giant leap forward last week after...

Monday, 18/08/14 - 9:42am Read More