Race to raise €200k for charities

Walkers set off  in the Hope & Dream 10. Pic: John Walsh
SUNDAY MORNING’S Hope & Dream 10, its most successful since its inception, is hoped to net over €200,000 for two local charities. A total of 2,067 people took part in the third annual race, making it the biggest event of...

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Brooklyn – It’s a Wrap!

John Crowley (director), Saoirse Ronan and Niamh Devereux (Enniscorthy Echo) pictured at the Brooklyn Thank You Reception in Enniscorthy Castle. Pic: John Walsh
THEY MAY be big names in the acting world, but at Enniscorthy Castle on Wednesday, Saoirse Ronan and Domhnall Gleeson almost blended in with the vast crowd. Saoirse, dressed in a woolly ensemble, with minimal make-up and her hair scraped...

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Cllr’s daughter escapes prison

Tina Moorehouse
THE FAMILY of Enniscorthy Councillor Tom Moorehouse has spoken of their relief after his daughter Tina escaped an Australian prison...

Wednesday, 16/04/14 - 11:28am Read More

Kilmuckridge are All Ireland Drama Champions for the first time

Kilmuckridge is a community in celebration after the local drama group scored an emphatic first All-Ireland Drama festival success in...

Wednesday, 16/04/14 - 11:20am Read More

Schools board splits

THE BOARD of Management of Davidstown National School has collapsed after four of its eight members resigned with immediate effect....

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 5:33pm Read More

Our shark goes viral

RESPONSES TO last week’s story about the arrival of a Great White Shark to Hook Head have been coming in...

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 5:31pm Read More

More Enniscorthy News

Bunclody outside Wexford boundary?

LOCAL ELECTION candidate Barbara Anne Murphy hit out, at her party launch at the weekend, at a ‘Welcome to Wexford’...

Thursday, 10/04/14 - 10:42am Read More

More Enniscorthy News

Proposals for trad shop fronts

1950S FEVER has gripped the town such to the extent that Enniscorthy Town Council has said that it would consider...

Wednesday, 09/04/14 - 5:23pm Read More

Wexford Jockey ruled out of Aintree Grand National with back injury

Wexford jockey Mikey Fogarty has been ruled out of tomorrow’s Crabbies Grand National following a bad fall over the National...

Friday, 04/04/14 - 10:32pm Read More

Lights, camera, action!

Saoirse Ronan on the set of Brooklyn. Pic: Christy Farrell
ENNISCORTHY WAS gripped by film fever yesterday (Monday), as the shooting of multimillion-euro film Brooklyn got underway at Castle Street....

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Kilmuckridge wins place in All Ireland Confined Drama Final

Cast on the set of 'The Weir' which will be performed in the All Ireland Confined Finals by Kilmuckridge Drama Group.
Kilmuckridge Drama Group have enjoyed great success on this years drama circuit, but the best may be yet to come...

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Thousands apply as extras for Brooklyn

Queues formed through out the day at the Open Casting Day for the film 'Brooklyn' in the Riverside Park Hotel. Pic: John Walsh
  CLOSE TO 3,000 people turned out to the Riverside Park Hotel on Friday as excited film-fans applied as extras...

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Oz jail hell for Cllr’s daughter

Tina Moorehouse with her twin sister Mary Murnane
ENNISCORTHY Councillor Tom Moorehouse has been left devastated after learning that his daughter faces three years in an Australian jail....

Wednesday, 26/03/14 - 10:13am Read More

Residents ready to fight back

A NEWLY formed committee of residents in Templeshannon housing estates is ready to fight back against the problem of burglaries...

Tuesday, 25/03/14 - 12:51pm Read More

Music maestros head to Prague

A GROUP of ten students, along with two teachers, from EnniscorthyVocationalCollege will head for Prague next week as part of...

Thursday, 20/03/14 - 1:21pm Read More

Town to star in Tóibín film

ENNISCORTHY is abuzz with excitement after it was officially confirmed that the multi-million movie adaptation of local writer Colm Tóibín’s novel...

Tuesday, 11/03/14 - 3:42pm Read More

Water supply off in parts of Enniscorthy

The water supply will be off in the Coolnahorna, Milehouse and Old Dublin Road areas of Enniscorthy until 3 pm...

Wednesday, 05/03/14 - 12:59pm Read More

Woman held after flight from hell

  AN ENNISCORTHY woman was among a dozen passengers questioned after a series of fires occurred on her flight home...

Thursday, 27/02/14 - 10:18am Read More

Robbers leave behind a trail of destruction

  A SPATE of vandalism and break-ins took place in Enniscorthy recently, involving bridesmaids’ dresses being torn up, toothpaste being...

Thursday, 27/02/14 - 10:15am Read More

Smash and Grab

THE DAYBREAK shop and post office in Ballymurn was the victim of a “sophisticated” and “professional” robbery, which saw the...

Wednesday, 26/02/14 - 3:09pm Read More