€1/2m funding for County Wexford tourism projects

NICHE TOURISM projects in County Wexford are set to benefit, following the announcement that €500,000 of LEADER Programme grant aid is to be made available to them over the coming months. Wexford Local Development (WLD) CEO Brian Kehoe made the...

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What will Wexford look like in 2040?

HOW WOULD you like County Wexford to look 23 years’ time from now, in 2040? Earlier this month, Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Housing Minister Simon Coveney launched a long-term plan for how the country ought to look by that year....

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My father still experiences racial abuse – Lee Chin

LOCAL HURLING hero Lee Chin has highlighted the racial abuse he said his father still occasionally experiences in Wexford, despite...

Thursday, 23/02/17 - 11:24am Read More

219 HOUSINGPLAN IS APPROVED, BUT LOCALS ARE NOT HAPPY

Wexford County Council has ruled in favour of a major planning application for a 219 house development at Kilnahue, Gorey,...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 1:11pm Read More

Last chance for Kilanerin Hall’s Opportunity Knocks Final

The qualifying heats for the annual Opportunity Knocks talent competition in Kilanerin Hall have been competitive and entertaining and there...

Tuesday, 14/02/17 - 10:27pm Read More

Recalling the day Gorey hosted the National Athletics Championships

An exhibition remembering the days when a national event brought Gorey onto the sporting headlines is being recalled with the...

Tuesday, 14/02/17 - 10:08pm Read More

Prevention a priority, but still no out-of-hours suicide nurse specialist for County Wexford?

FOLLOWING THE tragic passing in recent weeks of a number of individuals in the wider Wexford community, the Health Services...

Tuesday, 14/02/17 - 11:47am Read More

Wexford video in semi-final

THE VIDEO for a Wexford songwriter’s single has made it through to the semi-final stage of a major international competition....

Thursday, 09/02/17 - 12:47pm Read More

Malcolm Byrne wants to contest the next General Election

Cllr Malcolm Byrne has announced that he is to again seek a nomination to contest the next General Election on...

Thursday, 02/02/17 - 5:34pm Read More

Wexford’s young entrepreneurs compete

YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS from across County Wexford will pit their business acumen against some of the south-east’s brightest young minds at...

Tuesday, 31/01/17 - 11:18am Read More

Calls to invest Senan’s sale into local mental health services

An emergency motion calling on the Health Minister Simon Harris, TD, to ring-fence funds gained from the sale of St...

Tuesday, 17/01/17 - 10:58pm Read More

Free digital skills training

WOULD YOU like to learn digital skills? If so, check out the Community Training & Education Centre (CTEC) at ctecwexford.ie....

Tuesday, 17/01/17 - 10:47am Read More

Sheeran sings tribute to Wexford

SMASH-HIT singer / songwriter Ed Sheeran has penned a traditional Irish song in tribute to County Wexford, where his grandmother...

Tuesday, 17/01/17 - 10:45am Read More

Armed robbery strikes at Kilanerin

An armed robbery took place at Kilanerin Post Office and Shop today where staff were threatened, damage to property occurred,...

Friday, 13/01/17 - 5:28pm Read More

Good news for first-time buyers

North Wexford TD, Michael D’Arcy, has welcomed the commencement of the ‘Help to Buy Scheme’ which is designed to assist...

Tuesday, 10/01/17 - 2:56pm Read More

N11 clear after car caught fire

Gardai at Enniscorthy have confirmed that the traffic flow on the N11 between Camolin and Ferns was disrupted for a...

Saturday, 07/01/17 - 9:40pm Read More

Leaving home set me free – gay County Wexford expat

JUST OVER a year since the first same-sex marriages were registered in Ireland, following the introduction of marriage equality by...

Tuesday, 03/01/17 - 11:48am Read More

Man dies in farming accident

  A MAN in his 80’s has died in a farming accident in Adamstown, Co. Wexford. The accident occurred at...

Monday, 02/01/17 - 4:00pm Read More

Revenues top €120m at Pettitt group

ONE OF the largest employers in the South-East region, Wexford’s own family-owned Pettitt group, saw a six per cent rise...

Wednesday, 28/12/16 - 12:15pm Read More

Bishop leads Christmas celebrations

Religious ceremonies have triggered Christmas across the Diocese of Ferns and thousands have been attending the traditional church ceremonies. The...

Saturday, 24/12/16 - 10:17pm Read More