National News

HSE finds psychiatric unit for troubled teen after several days

A teenage girl with serious behavioural problems is to be moved to an adolescent psychiatric unit this evening.The High Court has heard it has taken the HSE several days to find a suitable bed to detain her.Up until this evening...

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Exchequer figures reveal tax intake exceeds target by €971m

The Coalition has been given a massive pre-budget boost with tax revenues running nearly a billion euro more than expected....

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 5:56pm Read More

Texting while driving ‘can be a real pain in the butt’

A driver in the US, who was impaled on a guardrail as she was texting while driving, has appealed to...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 5:09pm Read More

Greyhound staff vote to attend LRC talks over pay cuts

Workers at waste disposal company, Greyhound Recycling and Recovery, have voted overwhelmingly in favour of accepting an invitation to attend...

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Revenue seize thousands of illegal cigarettes in Dublin

Revenue Officers have seized more than €38,000 worth of tobacco and cigarettes in Dublin.The discoveries were made in two separate...

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Lifeboat rescues fishermen off Cork coast

Two fishermen have been rescued after their boat lost power off the coast of Cork this morning.The 35 foot vessel...

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Justice Minister demands report into prostitution claims of asylum seekers

The Justice Minister, Frances Fitzgerald, has demanded a report into claims some female asylum seekers here are selling themselves for...

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Concern over increase in repossession proceedings by banks

The Government is being told it must impose real and specific solutions or the number of family homes being repossessed...

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Taoiseach: Irish soldiers must not be ‘dragged into Syrian civil war’

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said Irish troops serving on a peacekeeping mission in the Golan Heights must not be...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 3:18pm Read More

PSNI investigate garage fire that kills pensioner

An investigation is underway into the cause of a fire just outside Belfast that claimed the life of a 91-year-old...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 2:13pm Read More

Wexford News

Delays on N11 at Scarawalsh on Tuesday

Road works will be carried out on the N11 at Scarawalsh tomorrow, 2nd September.  Stop – Go traffic management will be in place and delays can be expected.

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High Court grants bail to man accused of Christmas Eve murder

A Wexford man accused of murdering a 48-year-old father of three outside his home on Christmas Eve has been granted...

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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...

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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...

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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 - 7:31pm 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

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...

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