Mother faces eviction

Tammy Iannetta pictured in one of the bedrooms at Cathedral Street, Enniscorthy. Pic: John Walsh
Enniscorthy woman faces eviction after 35 years by Louise McCarthy AN ENNISCORTHY woman who ran a takeaway in Enniscorthy for 35 years is facing eviction from her family home. 58-year-old Tammy Ianetta, raised five children and operated a fast-food takeaway...

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Amy is cut above the rest

10 year old Amy Deverux pictured after having her hair cut in aid of Repunzal at Anna Furlong Hairdressing in New Ross. Pic: Jim Campbell
A YOUNG girl from Enniscorthy has shown she has a heart of gold after cutting more than 14 inches off her hair for charity. Amy Devereux (10), from Madeira Grove, the Moyne, Enniscorthy, travelled to Anna Furlong’s Hair Salon in...

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Crash probe after pensioner dies

by Louise McCarthy THE communities of Caim and Courtnacuddy are united in mourning following the sudden death of a well-known...

Tuesday, 21/07/15 - 1:29pm Read More

Ron’s new boat ‘Florence’ is launched at Rosslare Harbour

Ron O'Rourke tries out his new boat 'Florence' before she is conveyed to Rosslare Harbour for launch. Pic: Rosslare Maritime.
History was made at Rosslare Harbour on Saturday with the launch of a new boat ‘Florence’ took place at the...

Sunday, 19/07/15 - 1:08am Read More

Woman dead in Caim road collision

A female pensioner, in her early 70s, has died in a road traffic collision after the car she was travelling...

Saturday, 18/07/15 - 11:47pm Read More

Liam Twomey will not be standing in the next General Election

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General Election candidate Dr. Liam Twomey TD pictured at the Fine Gael Convention in the Talbot Hotel on Sunday evening. Photo: Jim Campbell.
Fine Gael TD for Wexford and Chair of the Oireachtas Finance Committee, Liam Twomey, has announced that he will not...

Friday, 17/07/15 - 4:13pm Read More

Tragic death of Stephen (29)

The late Stephen Earle
Shock that ‘life and soul of party’ is dead by Louise McCarthy THE TRAGIC death of a young Duffry Rovers...

Tuesday, 14/07/15 - 11:54am Read More

Fire almost scuppers wedding

by Louise McCarthy WEDDING PLANS were scuppered when a fire hit one of Wexford’s leading vegetable growers at The Moyne....

Wednesday, 08/07/15 - 3:04pm Read More

Man dies in Enniscorthy shooting

The body of a 29 years old local man was discovered with fatal gunshot wounds near his home at Monart,...

Tuesday, 07/07/15 - 3:32pm Read More

Noel described as “the best known Irishman in London” laid to rest

The Late Noel Swaine, London and Wexford.
All saints Church, Ballycarney, was overflowing for the Thanksgiving Service for the life of Noel Swaine today, where the congregation...

Thursday, 02/07/15 - 4:16pm Read More

‘Poor visibility’ caused fatal Blackstairs plane crash

Wreckage of the Cessna aircraft that crashed on Blackstairs Mountain last month. Pic: Dwane Doran.
A preliminary report into a plane crash on Blackstairs Mountain, which killed two men and two pet dogs on Sunday,...

Tuesday, 30/06/15 - 10:00pm Read More

Minutes away from Tunisian terror

A WELL-KNOWN Wexford businesswoman was just minutes away from the location of a terrorist attack in Sousse, Tunisia where a...

Tuesday, 30/06/15 - 3:41pm Read More

Enniscorthy knife attacker arrested

  Enniscorthy knife attacker arrested by Louise McCarthy A MAN has been charged following two violent attacks on local women...

Wednesday, 24/06/15 - 2:53pm Read More

Armed robbery at Enniscorthy store

Scene of an armed robbery at Enniscorthy this morning.
An armed robbery has taken place at the Gala Express Store at Slaney Place, Enniscorthy. It is understood that a...

Wednesday, 17/06/15 - 1:06pm Read More

Major Dealz for Enniscorthy

Jobs Boost for Enniscorthy by Louise McCarthy A MAJOR NATIONAL retail store will soon be opening in Enniscorthy at the...

Tuesday, 16/06/15 - 12:32pm Read More

Pensioners face housing crisis

Pensioners face housing crisis by Louise McCarthy A NEW crisis situation is forcing Enniscorthy pensioners to leave homes that they...

Tuesday, 16/06/15 - 12:34pm Read More

Night time water restrictions in the Enniscorthy area begins tonight

Irish Water has requested The Wexford Echo to notify customers in the Enniscorthy area of Wexford that water restrictions will...

Thursday, 11/06/15 - 9:00pm Read More

Missing Enniscorthy man

Karl O'Toole
Gardaí are appealing for help in tracing a missing Enniscorthy man. Karl O’Toole, (30), was last seen in the Friary...

Tuesday, 26/05/15 - 11:57pm Read More

Eye witness to wreckage

Emergency services climb in search of wreckage.
by Louise McCarthy   THE FIRST  local eye-witness description of the plane wreckage 300metres up the Blackstairs Mountains  was by...

Wednesday, 27/05/15 - 10:42am Read More

Two die in plane crash on the Blackstairs Mountain

The Blackstairs Mountain  range where a light aircraft crashed this afternoon.
A helicopter search has located the wreckage on a light aircraft which crashed in the Blackstairs Commons, near the village...

Sunday, 24/05/15 - 9:03pm Read More