National News

Thousands protest in support of former Waterford Crystal workers

Thousands of people took part in a protest in Waterford City this afternoon in solidarity with the former Waterford Crystal workers who are still awaiting their pensions. Last year, the European Court of Justice ruled that the Irish state is...

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Pro-choice group sees more than a thousand at Dublin protest

More than a thousand people are attending a major pro-choice rally in Dublin this afternoon, calling for an end to...

Saturday, 23/08/14 - 2:58pm Read More

Derry truck drivers remanded on container death charge

Two lorry drivers have been remanded in custody after appearing in court in connection with the death of a man...

Saturday, 23/08/14 - 1:13pm Read More

Man in hospital after Galway car crash

A man is in a serious condition in hospital following a collision in Galway yesterday evening.The single-vehicle collision occurred at...

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Five in hospital after Fermanagh crash

Five people have been taken to hospital following a collision in county Fermanagh in the early hours of this morning.The...

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Govt ‘plans to reduce Capital Gains Tax on sale of sites for housing’

Landowners who sell sites for housing will avoid massive tax bills under plans being considered by the Government in order...

Saturday, 23/08/14 - 9:24am Read More

Dublin businesses claim rail strike will cost Dublin €25m

Businesses in Dublin say the Irish Rail strikes will cost the city up to €25m.DublinTown says more than 10% of...

Saturday, 23/08/14 - 9:01am Read More

Opposing protests due as HSE announces terms of reference for abortion case

Major pro-life and pro-choice rallies are due to take place in Dublin today."The Life Institute" is set to stage a...

Saturday, 23/08/14 - 8:50am Read More

Two Derry truck drivers arrested in connection with container death

Two men from the North have been charged in connection with the death of a man found in a container...

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HSE publish terms of reference for abortion case review

The HSE has published the terms of reference for its review into the case of a suicidal woman who was...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 9:49pm Read More

Wexford News

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 age of 70. Denis North, from Brandon Park, studied for the exam in New Ross Vocational College where was attending...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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

Road closed due to lorry collision

ROAD CLOSURES are in place on the Duncannon line tonight after two trucks collided at around 7 p.m. It is...

Sunday, 17/08/14 - 9:22pm Read More

Night time road closures on N30 at Enniscorthy

Road resurfacing works is taking place all this week on the N30 at Enniscorthy from the Abbey Square Roundabout to...

Friday, 15/08/14 - 10:25am Read More

Catherine bids for Euro glory

A LOCAL athlete has been included as a member of the eight-strong Irish national team that will contest the Paralympic...

Friday, 15/08/14 - 9:06am Read More

Locals join Palestine rally

PEOPLE FROM New Ross travelled to Dublin at the weekend to join in a national protest march in support of...

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