National News

Two charged in Belfast hijacking

In the north, two men have been charged with a number of offences including threats to kill and hijacking.It follows the hijacking of a delivery van in the Ladybrook area of west Belfast yesterday.The two men - aged 31 and...

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Three in custody over €25k cannabis seizure

Three men remain in custody this morning following the seizure of €25,000 worth of cannabis in North Dublin.A car was...

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Banking Inquiry to look into bankers’ bonuses

The Banking Inquiry is to examine if there are links between lucrative bonuses and the surge in lending which fuelled...

Sunday, 21/12/14 - 10:38am Read More

Burton: NAMA need to ‘get real’ on developers’ bonuses

The Tánaiste says NAMA needs to "get real" if they are considering paying bonuses to developers. The boss of the...

Sunday, 21/12/14 - 10:18am Read More

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Newgrange puts on its solstice show

A weak stream of sunlight has marked the winter solstice at Newgrange in Co Meath.100 people, most of them who'd...

Sunday, 21/12/14 - 10:15am Read More

15-year-old dead and four others injured in Dublin crash

A 15-year-old has died and four other teenagers are in hospital following a crash in Dublin last night.It happened at...

Sunday, 21/12/14 - 10:10am Read More

Man remanded in custody for cash-in-transit robbery

A man has come before Dublin District Court charged with a cash-in-transit robbery.48-year-old Dermot O'Callaghan, of Seagull House, Crumlin Road,...

Saturday, 20/12/14 - 7:57pm Read More

Three polls have Labour tumbling as Independents ride high

Support for Labour has fallen in three new political opinion polls.The polls for tomorrow's newspapers show support for Labour at...

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Teenage girl goes missing

A 14-year-old girl is missing from Glencullen in Dublin 18.Her name is Shannon Quaid, and she is known to frequent...

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Man due in court in connection with armed robbery in Dublin

A man is due before Dublin District Court this evening charged in relation to a cash-in-transit robbery. A number of...

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Wexford News

St. Michael’s Church reopens after extensive refurbishment

ST MICHAEL'S CHURCH, GOREY... reopened for worship after refurbishmen programme.
Mass was celebrated in St. Michael’s Church, Gorey, this evening for the first time in five months. The 175 years old church, designed by the celebrated church architect, Augusts Welby Pugin, was part of an extensive refurbishment programme. Parish Priest,...

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Woman’s body pulled from river in Wexford in search for missing mother

The body of a woman has been found in the River Slaney in Co. Wexford.The body was found shortly after...

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Evan’s music is inspiring others

Evan Keville performing at launch of his CD 'Can't Hold Us' in aid of St. Patrick's Special School in the Riverside Park Hotel. Pic: John Walsh
A STUDENT from St. Patrick’s Special School is being described as an “inspiration” after releasing his very own C.D. Evan...

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Michael leads the way for Hope & Dream 10

NEW RACE Director Michael Jordan said he hopes to “do justice” to the fourth Hope & Dream event, after Tom...

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Christmas comes early for Lotto-winning Wexford nurses

Seventeen nurses from Wexford General Hospital got an early Christmas present when they picked up their €2.8m winnings at the...

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Waste management tops the agenda at this month’s meeting of Wexford County Council

LOCAL REPRESENTATIVES were talking rubbish at this month’s meeting of Wexford County Council. In the literal sense, that is. Following...

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Mayor pitches Wexford as the “cultural capital of southeast”

MAYOR OF Wexford Cllr George Lawlor has indicated that Wexford town should be the forerunner in a campaign led by...

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Dog attacks require urgent action

THE COUNTY is reaching crisis point in its ability to tackle the problem of dog attacks. That is the contention...

Wednesday, 17/12/14 - 12:26pm Read More

Staff of Dunnes Stores Wexford help homeless man on freezing night

STAFF AT Dunnes Stores, Wexford, came to the rescue of a homeless man, who was found freezing in a nearby...

Wednesday, 17/12/14 - 12:24pm Read More

Castlebridge mourns loss of baby Fiachra

THE VILLAGE of Castlebridge was struck by the most heartbreaking tragedy last week when a 19-month-old baby boy sadly passed...

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