National News

Man due in Kilkenny court over €560k cocaine haul

A man is due in court in Kilkenny this morning charged in connection with the seizure of over half a million euro worth of cocaine. As part of a planned operation yesterday evening Gardaí from the Regional Support Unit stopped...

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Gardaí investigate two sexual attacks in Dublin

Gardaí are investigating two separate alleged sex attacks in Dublin. A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with one...

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‘Revolution’ in injury claims as court challenges down and compensation up

The Injuries Board said there's been a "cultural revolution" when it comes to injury claims.In a mid-year review, the body's...

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Martin: ‘Regressive, right-wing’ Fine Gael not a coaltion option

Micheal Martin says he wants to be back in government after the next election - but not with Fine Gael."I...

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Howlin to outline broad Budget strokes

The Public Expenditure Minister will outline the broad terms of the budget to his Labour colleagues this morning. Brendan Howlin...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 9:14am Read More

Site of GAA foundation among latest Allsop auction

The founding place of the GAA is among 230 properties up for grabs in the lastest Allsop Space auction. Hayes's...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 9:05am Read More

Education and support vital to those with disabilities – ESRI

The ESRI is highlighting the importance of social supports and access to education in the lives of people with disabilities...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 8:54am Read More

Inspectors planned for pre-schools

Ireland's pre-schoolers will soon be getting a visit from the inspector.Education Minister Jan O'Sullivan wants to check the quality of...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 8:18am Read More

Irish authorities ask Google for 10 users’ info in first six months

Authorities in Ireland asked Google for information relating to Irish users accounts 10 times in the first six months of...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 8:08am Read More

McCabe assigned to Garda Professional Standards Unit over penalty points

Sergeant Maurice McCabe is set to begin working with the Garda Professional Standards Unit tomorrow.The sergeant, famous for his role...

Tuesday, 16/09/14 - 8:06am Read More

Wexford News

Missing teenager ‘not abducted’ say gardaí

Gardaí have cancelled the Child Rescue Ireland (CRI) Alert for teenager Sait Canbullu. "From our extensive enquiries we are now satisfied that Sait was not abducted," said a Garda statement.However, An Garda Síochána are continuing to appeal to the public...

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Countrywide search underway for boy abducted in Wexford

Gardaí say they are very concerned for the safety of a 15-year-old boy who was abducted in Wexford this afternoon.A...

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Cycle Awareness Campaign video will shoot at Enniscorthy

Wexford County Council’s Cycling Officer is helping to promote an awareness of cyclists and educate motorists on why cyclists navigate...

Friday, 12/09/14 - 10:59pm Read More

Gorey is ready to Party in Pink in Ireland’s first music festival

Traders in Esmonde Street, Gorey, dressed in pink to promote next Sunday's Party in Pink which will raise funds for the Irish Cancer Society - Action Breast Cancer Awareness.
Pink is the colour you’ll find everywhere in Gorey next Sunday, September 14th, there will be music too… and an...

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More Wexford News

Harriers denied

AN APPEAL taken with An Bord Pleanala against Faythe Harriers GAA Club’s proposal to build a new clubhouse at the...

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Opera board to lose four

THERE WILL be four vacancies at the upcoming Opera Festival Trust Annual General Meeting as The Echo can reveal that...

Tuesday, 09/09/14 - 4:11pm Read More

Lifeline for St. Senan’s

A LIFELINE has been thrown to one of Wexford’s most iconic buildings with the decision by An Taisce – the...

Tuesday, 09/09/14 - 3:53pm Read More

Cold shoulder for Chief Whip!

GOVERNMENT CHIEF Whip Paul Kehoe became the first local TD to take the Ice Bucket Challenge while on a family...

Tuesday, 09/09/14 - 3:45pm Read More

Speed – take your choice

THERE WOULD be some greatly aggrieved motorists using the Tomnalosset road should they be clocked by a speed van at...

Tuesday, 09/09/14 - 3:43pm Read More

Late Joe Furlong

  The death took place recently of Joe Furlong, who was 68, a member of a well known Ballindaggin family....

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