National News

Limerick residents return home after viable bomb attached to car

Around 20 houses had to be evacuated tonight after the discovery of a bomb in Newcastle West, Co Limerick.The device -- described by a spokesperson for the army as "viable" -- was attached to a car outside a house at...

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Limerick residential area evacuated by army bomb disposal team

Several homes have been evacuated and a housing estate sealed off in Limerick as the army bomb disposal team deals...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 11:05pm Read More

Missing Meath woman located

Missing woman Ann King has been located safe and well. Gardaí thanked the media and the public for their assistance....

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 10:10pm Read More

Man questioned in connection with Mary Boyle disappearance released

A man arrested over the unsolved disappearance of six-year-old Mary Boyle in 1977 has been released from Garda custody.The 64-year-old...

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Gardaí search for missing young woman in Kildare

Gardaí are asking the public for help in finding 18-year-old Coleen Leigh.Coleen has been missing from Athy, Co Kildare, where...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 8:28pm Read More

Four accused reject Máiria Cahill allegation

Four people accused of covering up the rape of Máiria Cahill have issued a statement rejecting her claims.The statement, issued...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 7:47pm Read More

Gardaí anxious for missing 64-year-old woman

Gardaí are concerned about a woman in her 60s who has gone missing from her home in Co Meath.Gardaí have...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 7:43pm Read More

Demonstrators gather to protest Poolbeg Incinerator

Up to 100 people are expected to arrive at the Dáil this evening to express their anger at the building...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 7:00pm Read More

Kelly orders PR overhaul at Irish Water

The Environment Minister Alan Kelly says he has ordered Irish Water to overhaul its Public Relations message.Mr Kelly says the...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 6:50pm Read More

Officers arrest man after confiscating €160k

A man has been arrested at Dublin Port after a crackdown by criminal assets officers.On Monday, more than €160,000 was...

Wednesday, 22/10/14 - 6:47pm Read More

Wexford News

First Gorey fringe event for the Wexford Opera Festival

Geraldine Blake with kids, Emily and Gracie Kirkland, at the opening of Market House Fesign.
Geraldine Blake, with kids, Emily and Gracie Kirkland enjoying the exhibition at Market House Design. Market House Design, an initiative of Gorey Chamber of Commerce and Wexford County Council opened its second exhibition last Tuesday, ‘A Celebration of Place’ performed...

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Major public protest against water charges in Gorey next Saturday

Disruptions are expected in Gorey for a public protest march against water charges taking place in the town next Saturday...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 9:49pm Read More

Allegations of abuse against Christian Brother

A Christian Brother and former teacher at the Wexford secondary school run by the religious order is the subject of...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 2:04pm Read More

Rugby club in major Allianz deal

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A MAJOR new sponsorship agreement has been made between Allianz Ireland and New Ross Rugby Club (NRRFC). The deal, which...

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Second attempted armed robbery in six months

Gardai are this week continuing to investigate an attempted armed robbery at Barrack Street Post Office last Friday morning. This...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 10:34am Read More

Inquest held 15 years after man goes missing

Over 15 years after he was reported missing an inquest into the death of Kilmore native Patrick Gallagher was held...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 10:31am Read More

Fears over future of new respite unit

LESS THAN three months after the doors opened on the new respite unit ‘An Tearmann’, in St. John’s Community Hosiptal,...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 9:35pm Read More

Man killed by train in Wexford

A man has been killed by a train in Co Wexford today. The incident happened just before 1pm south of...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 3:57pm Read More

House prices on the rise

AN ENNISCORTHY auctioneer predicts a “very positive year ahead in 2015” due to soaring house prices in the county. Figures...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 2:21pm Read More

Public meeting could go up in flames

A PUBLIC meeting due to be held in New Ross this evening could prove to be a volatile and fiery...

Tuesday, 21/10/14 - 11:13am Read More