National News

Arrest made over counterfiet currency seizure

A man is due to appear in court this morning after gardaí discovered a quantity of counterfeit currency in Dublin.The seizure was made by members of the Garda Special Detective Unit following the search of a premises in the Artane...

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Lack of school management hurting children, TUI claims

The Teacher's Union of Ireland said classroom safety is being greatly compromised because many year head positions aren't being filled.The...

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Man dead after motorbike collision with tractor

A man in his 40s has died following a collision in county Tyrone last night.The crash, involving a motorbike and...

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Man arrested over Belfast murder

A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a man in Belfast.Ex-Continuity IRA figure Tommy Crossan, 43,...

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Charged men in court for €5m drugs bust

Four men are due in court in Dublin this morning charged in connection with a €5m drug bust.The seizure was...

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Two due in court following high-speed chase in Cork

Two men are due in court in Cork this morning, in connection with a high-speed chase in which a Garda...

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Man due in court over €5m drugs raids

A 45-year-old man is due in court in Dublin tomorrow charged in connection with a massive drugs bust.A total €5.3m...

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Two held following Cork drug seizure

Two people have been arrested in Cork city following the seizure of cocaine with an estimated street value of €40,000.A...

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Belfast shooting victim named as prominent dissident

A prominent dissident republican has been gunned down in broad daylight in the North.Tommy Crossan was shot dead in the...

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Man shot dead in west Belfast

A man has been shot dead in the North today.The attack happened near the Peter Pan centre in Springfield Road,...

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Wexford News

Good Friday commemorated in Gorey

Carrying  the cross from St Michael's Church through the streets of Gorey on Good Friday. Pic: Christy Farrell.
The largest number in the seven year history of the event turned out for ‘The Way of the Cross’ Good Friday ceremony through the streets of Gorey today. The ecumenical gathering belongs to no group or individual, whoever turns up...

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Two injured in Camolin road crash

Two people were taken to hospital following a road traffic collision involving three cars that occurred on the N11 at...

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Race to raise €200k for charities

Walkers set off  in the Hope & Dream 10. Pic: John Walsh
SUNDAY MORNING’S Hope & Dream 10, its most successful since its inception, is hoped to net over €200,000 for two...

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Brooklyn – It’s a Wrap!

John Crowley (director), Saoirse Ronan and Niamh Devereux (Enniscorthy Echo) pictured at the Brooklyn Thank You Reception in Enniscorthy Castle. Pic: John Walsh
THEY MAY be big names in the acting world, but at Enniscorthy Castle on Wednesday, Saoirse Ronan and Domhnall Gleeson...

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Cllr’s daughter escapes prison

Tina Moorehouse
THE FAMILY of Enniscorthy Councillor Tom Moorehouse has spoken of their relief after his daughter Tina escaped an Australian prison...

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Kilmuckridge are All Ireland Drama Champions for the first time

Kilmuckridge is a community in celebration after the local drama group scored an emphatic first All-Ireland Drama festival success in...

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It all started on The Late Late Show for Luan Parle

LUAN PARLE. Pic by Christy Farrell, The Gorey Echo.
  When you launch your career at the age of 12 on ‘The Late Late Toy Show’, then hosted by...

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Schools board splits

THE BOARD of Management of Davidstown National School has collapsed after four of its eight members resigned with immediate effect....

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 5:33pm Read More

Our shark goes viral

RESPONSES TO last week’s story about the arrival of a Great White Shark to Hook Head have been coming in...

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 5:31pm Read More

Opera Oscar for Wexford

Cristina strikes gold Wexford Festival Opera received a major international award for Best Re-Discovered work for their 2013 critically acclaimed production of Cristina,...

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