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Senator Labhrás ó Murchu speaking at the Liam Mellows Commemoration in Castletown last Sunday. Pic: Christy Farrell.
Senator Labhrás ó Murchu speaking at the Liam Mellows Commemoration in Castletown last Sunday. Pic: Christy Farrell. Well-known orator, Senator Labhrás Ó Murchú was chief speaker at last Sunday’s annual Liam Mellows Commemoration in Castletown where he was critical of...

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Fr Jim Fitzpatrick, (43), is laid to rest in Ferns Cemetery

The  Late Fr Jim Fitzpatrick
Fr Jim Fitzpatrick, (43), who passed away last Saturday after enduring a lengthy illness at his home in Alderbrook, Ferns, was laid to rest in Ferns Cemetery this afternoon. Bishop Denis Brennan, who presided at concelebrated Mass in the presence...

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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...

Wednesday, 17/12/14 - 12:39pm Read More

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...

Wednesday, 17/12/14 - 12:28pm Read More

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

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Elderly man fatally injured in three car collision

Gardaí in Wexford are investigating a fatal traffic collision which occurred near Murrintown earlier this evening. At approximately 4.45pm a...

Sunday, 14/12/14 - 10:51pm Read More

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Armed raiders took cash from Gorey bookmakers

TWO ARMED raiders, wearing balaclavas and gloves, escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash after a raid on Boyle Sports...

Friday, 12/12/14 - 5:47pm Read More

Kilnamanagh School gets response from Education Minister

The Minister for Education and Skills, Jan O’Sullivan, T.D., has replied to a question tabled in Dáil Éireann asking if...

Tuesday, 09/12/14 - 10:03pm Read More

‘Best Shopkeeper’ award is won by caring Mick from Carnew

Mick Kelly  is congratulated by customer Pat Gilbert after being declared 'Best Shopkeeper' in Ireland on the Ray D'Arcy radio show.
“MICK IS the type of guy who when dropping off some groceries or just passing by, could end up bleeding...

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350% spike in homelessness amongst drug users in Wexford

The latest statistics revealed by the Cornmarket Project in Wexford highlighted a startling surge in the level of homelessness amongst...

Wednesday, 03/12/14 - 2:11pm Read More

€88,500 in grants for community groups

SEVEN COMMUNITY groups and charitable organisations in County Wexford will receive €88,500 in funding from the National Lottery through the...

Wednesday, 03/12/14 - 2:06pm Read More

Gorey can’t wait for the Christmas lights!

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Santa Claus will be welcomed to Gorey next Sunday, not because he will come bearing gifts for the children, but...

Tuesday, 02/12/14 - 7:50pm Read More

Emergency IFA meeting to address sheep kills by dogs

Sheep killed by dogs at Hollyfort, near Gorey, awaiting disposal. Pic; Christy Farrell.
One of the most harrowing nightmares experienced in farming is to rise early in the morning and discover that sheep...

Monday, 01/12/14 - 11:49pm Read More

Castletown woman airlfted to hospital after fall from horse

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A woman in her ‘thirties who suffered suspected neck and spinal injuries when she fell from a horse at Clone,...

Sunday, 30/11/14 - 10:23pm Read More

Saving a County Wexford rural school

Kilnamanagh National School could lose a teacher due to  changes on Department of  Education policy.
Eighteen pupils at Kilnamanagh National School could lose 50% of the teaching staff next year because of a controversial Department...

Wednesday, 26/11/14 - 10:18am Read More

Patients refused seats on hospital bus

Recent changes applied to the eligibility criteria for Non Emergency Patient Transport in the South East is causing patients to...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:24am Read More

Popular John dies in drowning accident

The news that well known local man John Fenlon (56) died in a tragic drowning accident in Wexford Harbour on...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:12am Read More

Prosperous and Kilrush are tops in Gorey One-Act Drama Festival

Peter O'Gorman and Gillian Dunlop of Camross Drama Group on stage at the Gorey One-Act Festival.
The three nights of the Gorey One-Act Drama Festival brought along good sized audiences for some high class presentations in...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 10:22pm Read More

March against water charges attracts 2,000

“ENDA KENNY – not a penny” was just one of the chants that protesters blared out as they made their...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 4:09pm Read More