Minister Kelly will ‘meet us halfway’ to tackle homeless crisis

The Environment Minister has committed to helping tackle Dublin's homeless crisis.Alan Kelly met Dublin City Councillors earlier to discuss homeless services and formulate an action plan.It's been agreed that upgrading the existing 900 vacant housing units was a priority for...

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Exchequer figures could lead to more jobs

A business group has said the latest Exchequer figures could lead to more jobs being created, as the country's finances improve.The exchequer has taken in 1.4 billion euro more than expected in taxes so far this year, a rise of...

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After more than 50 years of trying, Kilrush wins All Ireland drama title

Kilrush Drama Group in celebratitoon -All Ire;a
  There has been a spectacular success for the Wexford group, Kilrush, for their production of Billy Roche’s acclaimed play...

Sunday, 19/04/15 - 3:32am Read More

Minister Howlin signs €498.2m deal in EU funding for the South East

Wexford Minister Brendan Howlin with Regional Policy Commissioner, Corina Cretu, at the signing for  EU funding in Brussels today.
Minister Brendan Howlin, T.D., met European Commissioner for Regional Policy, Corina Creţu, in Brussels today to sign the €498.2 m...

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Enniscorthy on alert as flooding continues

Flooding at Enniscorthy this morning.
Flooding continues  at Enniscorthy following heavy over night rain has caused the River Slaney to burst its banks. Gardai, the...

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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...

Thursday, 28/08/14 - 9:47pm Read More

Death of legendary Wexford hurling star Tim Flood

Tim Flood
The Funeral Mass of legendary Wexford hurling star, Tim Flood, (87), will take place at St. Clement’s Church, Cloughbawn, on...

Friday, 04/07/14 - 12:08am Read More

Enniscorthy power supply back to normal after 2.5 hours of darkness

Enniscorthy is in darkness tonight after hundreds of people and local businesses were left without power from shortly after 10.30 pm.
Power has been restored to thousands of homes and businesses in Enniscorthy  at 12.50 am. Thousands of homes and a...

Friday, 20/06/14 - 5:43pm Read More

Scene is set for the world sheep shearing championships at Gorey

The Willoughby Brothers and X Factor star, Mary Byrne, have entertained a large attendance in the ICM Sheep Shearing Dome...

Wednesday, 21/05/14 - 10:41pm Read More

Traffic management plan to ensure a smooth visit to Gorey world event

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The Gardaí have devised a traffic management plan to ensure that over 40,000 visitors will have a pleasant experience while...

Saturday, 17/05/14 - 10:00pm Read More

Opera Oscar for Wexford

Cristina strikes gold Wexford Festival Opera received a major international award for Best Re-Discovered work for their 2013 critically acclaimed production of Cristina,...

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 3:27pm Read More

Gorey men in the Great War trenches recounted in new book

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The human stories and courage of local men who gave up their everyday lives in the streets and fields of...

Tuesday, 01/04/14 - 10:26pm Read More

Minister Howlin turns the Great Wall of China ‘Green’

The Great Wall of China goes 'Green' for St. Patrick's Day.
  Brendan Howlin TD, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, led the Count Down to the Greening of the Great Wall...

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