National News

McNulty was appointed to museum board on merit, says Arts Minister

Arts Minister Heather Humphreys has said that she still stands over the appointment of John McNulty to the board of the Irish Museum of Modern Art.Minister Humphreys has insisted that she made the appointment based on merit - and not...

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Elderly man declared missing in Cork city

Gardaí are seeking the public's assistance in tracing missing 84-year-old Denis Whyte. Denis, from the UK, was last seen in...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 7:30pm Read More

Gardaí search for missing teenager

Gardaí have asked the public to help find missing teenager Naomi Lopongo.The 15-year-old was last seen on the morning of...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 7:16pm Read More

Three admit attack on man trapped in Antrim wheelie bin

Two men and a woman have admitted involvement in an attack on a man who was found naked, bruised and...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:57pm Read More

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Three women awarded €80k each over UAE embassy employment case

Three Filipina women who worked for the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates have been awarded €80,000 each by an...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:55pm Read More

New state board guidelines will see every post advertised

The government has unveiled new guidelines for filling positions on state boards, where every appointment will be filled externally.But the...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:24pm Read More

Buying sex to be made illegal in new Bill

The Government is officially making it illegal to pay for sexual services.It has been confirmed that a new bill, to...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 6:17pm Read More

CEO of Ervia to donate value of shares in water meter company to charity

It has been confirmed that the head of Irish Water's parent company is to donate a six-figure sum to a...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 5:57pm Read More

Bailey’s partner Jules Thomas details domestic violence in court

Ian Bailey's long term partner, Jules Thomas, has been describing his violence against her and says she told gardaí she...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 5:44pm Read More

Dense fog warning for motorists

The Road Safety Authority has issued a warning to motorists over dense fog expected this evening. Met Éireann issued a...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 5:35pm Read More

Wexford News

Change to CBS admissions sparks fury

A recent change adopted by management of the CBS Secondary School to its admissions policy has led to a situation whereby 28 students who have been educated at the adjoining primary school have not been offered places in the secondary...

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Patients refused seats on hospital bus

Recent changes applied to the eligibility criteria for Non Emergency Patient Transport in the South East is causing patients to...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:24am Read More

Popular John dies in drowning accident

The news that well known local man John Fenlon (56) died in a tragic drowning accident in Wexford Harbour on...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:12am Read More

Prosperous and Kilrush are tops in Gorey One-Act Drama Festival

Peter O'Gorman and Gillian Dunlop of Camross Drama Group on stage at the Gorey One-Act Festival.
The three nights of the Gorey One-Act Drama Festival brought along good sized audiences for some high class presentations in...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 10:22pm Read More

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March against water charges attracts 2,000

“ENDA KENNY – not a penny” was just one of the chants that protesters blared out as they made their...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 4:09pm Read More

50 new jobs created at Danone

Politicians and key business figures may be more accustomed to chatting over champagne and canapés, but yesterday (Monday) it was...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 4:07pm Read More

Victory for the O’Sullivan’s from Mallow at Lingstown races today

Jockey Maxine O'Sullivan and her horse Cork Citizen in a happy mood following victory in the Open Lightweight Race at Lingstown, Co. Wexford  tody.
The Open Lightweight Race over the famous Lingstown banks was a thrilling spectacle this afternoon and it also produced the...

Sunday, 23/11/14 - 5:16pm Read More

Christmas time is coming

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NEW ROSS became one of the first towns in the country to formally switch on for Christmas at the weekend...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:16am Read More

Melbourne Cup comes ‘home

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THERE WAS great excitement throughout Gusserane parish at the weekend as one of the world’s most coveted equestrian trophies ‘came...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:13am Read More

Danone announce 50 new jobs in Wexford

Fifty new jobs have been announced at Danone in Wexford.Today's announcement concludes a €180m expansion programme at the company's operations...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 7:06am Read More