Pressure bubbling around Irish Water

Story times ahead for Irish Water. Across the country pressure is mounting on Irish Water on a variety of fronts, Wexford included, and as water charges kick in, question marks are being asked about the cost of setting up Irish...

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New football champions are homecoming heroes

Traditionally when Wexford wins a major trophy at Croke Park the homecoming celebrations are ignited in Gorey, and while one slice of history was repeated, a new chapter was written as cheering crowds gathered to welcome home the Wexford junior...

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Gorey Festival Mystery ! – Event’s future in the spotlight

No shortage of support for the Gorey Market House Festival.
The future of the extremely successful Market House Festival is in doubt, according to a press statement from Gorey Municipal...

Tuesday, 30/09/14 - 3:39pm Read More

Medal haul for Gorey star, Shona

Supporters and well-wishers take to the streets of Gorey to welcome home dual medal winner Shona Gregan. Pic: Christy Farrell.
Gorey has a pride in its achievers and they turned out in force on the Main Street last Sunday afternoon...

Tuesday, 23/09/14 - 9:53pm Read More

Crisis in 999 service

Signing the petition for a better ambulance service in the Gorey district on the Main Street. Pic: Christy Farrell.
Ambulance cover in North Wexford is at crisis point and calls for 24/7 cover has intensified throughout the community after...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 11:50pm Read More

Road repairs at Hollyfort

Wexford County Council crews have begun to reinstate the road in Hollyfort, and there are now two crews who will...

Wednesday, 17/09/14 - 11:40pm Read More

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Gorey is ready to Party in Pink in Ireland’s first music festival

Traders in Esmonde Street, Gorey, dressed in pink to promote next Sunday's Party in Pink which will raise funds for the Irish Cancer Society - Action Breast Cancer Awareness.
Pink is the colour you’ll find everywhere in Gorey next Sunday, September 14th, there will be music too… and an...

Tuesday, 09/09/14 - 10:29pm Read More

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Sinn Fein plans to abolish Local Property Tax

A North Wexford councillor who is calling for a reduction in Property Tax has described the Labour Party’s promise to...

Monday, 08/09/14 - 10:06pm Read More

Gorey comes to a standstill as Andy Connors is laid to rest

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Concerns are growing in Gorey that the relatively rare and ancient crime of grave robbery may strike sometime in the...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 11:40pm Read More

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

Gorey prepares for stage version ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’

The cast of the Raspers production of 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' rehearsing for next week's stage production at Gorey Little Theatre.
Great anticipation in theatrical circles as the Rasper Players are currently in the depths of rehearsals for their forthcoming production...

Thursday, 28/08/14 - 6:03pm Read More

Two-car crash at Ballygarrett

Gardai are investigating a two-car road traffic collision that occurred at a junction near Peig’s Bar at Ballygarrett just after...

Thursday, 21/08/14 - 7:28pm Read More

Residents to oppose Gorey housing development plan

Kilnahue Lane, on the outskirts of Gorey, where residents have concerns about planning for a major housing development.
Almost all residents on Kilnahue Lane, on the outskirts of Gorey, are expected to renew their objections to planning for...

Tuesday, 19/08/14 - 9:21pm Read More

Kilanerin in the running for All-Ireland ‘Pride of Place’ award

Kilanerin village has been nominated for the 2014 All-Ireland IPB ‘Pride of Place’ awards and over 70 people gathered in...

Tuesday, 19/08/14 - 9:11pm Read More

Enniscorthy-born poet Anthony Cronin has date at Gorey Library

ANTHONY CRONIN, the Enniscorthy-born poet who will read at Gorey Library.
ANTHONY CRONIN, the Enniscorthy-born poet who will read at Gorey Library. A senior figure in Irish literature, Enniscorthy-born poet, novelist,...

Monday, 18/08/14 - 11:58pm Read More

Call to end Gorey-Israel links

A North Wexford councillor is calling on the business community and Gorey Municipal Council to end Gorey’s ties with Israel...

Tuesday, 12/08/14 - 11:08pm Read More

Car completely destroyed in Ferns blaze

The scene at Doran's Hill, near Ferns, as a car caught fire.
A driver had a lucky escape when a car caught fire on Doran’s Hill, near Ferns on the road to...

Thursday, 07/08/14 - 10:52pm Read More

Generous Gorey to send water and medical aid to people of Gaza

The generous people of Gorey will come out in support of a Gaza fundraiser to send much needed water and...

Wednesday, 06/08/14 - 11:54pm Read More

Curtain comes down on Gorey’s successful Market House festival

The final curtain came down on the Gorey Market House Festival as a packed Main Street rocked to the strains...

Monday, 04/08/14 - 12:12am Read More

Concerns about the ambulance service in North Wexford

Concerns for the efficiency of the ambulance service in North Wexford were frequently raised at meetings of Gorey Town Council...

Tuesday, 29/07/14 - 11:20pm Read More