Concerns over ambulance cover in Gorey continues to be an issue

Despite reports to the contrary the ambulance service in North Wexford remains the same as it has been for a number of years and any plans by the HSE to increase cover to 24/7 looks increasingly unlikely. Management for the...

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€300,000 for Ferrycarrig Park agreed

A VOTE on the takeover of Ferrycarrig Park by the Wexford Football League and the Football Association of Ireland was passed comfortably following a vote among the 57 clubs in the county. Club delegates were asked to email their votes...

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An exhibition by an artist “who wanted to be a Pope”

Gorey Arts Festival
“PAUL NEVER did things by half, he always aimed high. When he was five or six years old if you...

Monday, 23/02/15 - 11:12pm Read More

Gorey traffic flows through the Paul Funge Boulevard

Gorey's new Paul Funge Boulevard thoroughfare from The Monument to The Avenue was officially opened today.
Gorey’s new road section linking The Monument roundabout at the end of the Enniscorthy road into the town and The...

Tuesday, 17/02/15 - 10:22pm Read More

Public meetings to shape the Arts

THIS WEEK sees the beginning of a series of public meetings aimed at gauging opinions on Co. Wexford’s arts provision...

Tuesday, 10/02/15 - 10:50am Read More

A near fire tragedy in Gorey

fire brigade
A man narrowly missed losing his life after being trapped in a burning apartment block at Market Square, Gorey, last...

Monday, 09/02/15 - 11:27pm Read More

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Unions voting for industrial action at St. Aidan’s Day Care Services

St. Aidan’s Day Care Services at Millands, Gorey, and Camolin, could be facing industrial action after four unions have agreed...

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Road safety video campaign launched

Pictured at the launch of 'Cycling Safety Video Campaign for Staying Alive at 1.5' in the County Council Buildings were Annette O'Neill (Director of Services), Frank Burke (Cycling Officer), Eamonn Hore (Director of Services), David Codd (Road Safety Officer), Cllr Malcolm Byrne (Chairman, Wexford County Council), Johnny Gordon (Wexford County Council Cycling Using Group), Phil Skelton (Staying Alive at 1.5), Fran Ronan (Sports Active Wexford). Pic: Jim Campbell
THE FIGHT to make our roads safer for cyclists continued recently as Wexford County Council launched its Cycling Safety Video...

Friday, 06/02/15 - 4:16pm Read More

Next Sunday’s Island Hunt point-to-point has been cancelled

The Island Hunt point-to-point at Ballydarragh, Gorey, which was scheduled to take place next Sunday has been cancelled. The organising...

Monday, 02/02/15 - 10:34pm Read More

€175,000 investment in facilities at Gorey District Hospital unveiled

Pictured in the new palliative care unit at the Gorey 
District Hospital are Ann Coakley, Minister Paul Kehoe 
and Patricia Masterson (Friends of Gorey District 
Hospital. Pic: Christy Farrell
SELF-SUPPORT in the community reached a new high in Gorey and North Wexford where community fundraising to the tune of...

Monday, 02/02/15 - 10:16pm Read More

Hundreds march against water charges

Anti-water charges protesters were out in force on Gorey's Main Street today.
Thousands of people braved bitterly cold conditions across the country to protest against water charges just days ahead of the...

Sunday, 01/02/15 - 12:49am Read More

The Chosen Four for top jobs

Padraig O'Gorman will return to Enniscorthy as its District Manager. Pic: John Walsh
FOUR WEXFORD Co. Council officials were congratulated by their colleagues after they received word of promotions within the body on...

Wednesday, 28/01/15 - 10:22am Read More

National award for Askamore park

Mary Donohoe and Paula Mulroe of Askamore receiving the LAMA Award from P.J. Reilly and Cllr Mags Murray. Pic: Paul Sherwood.
“IT WAS a great win and we had a fabulous time. We were up against stiff opposition from Antrim, Roscommon,...

Tuesday, 27/01/15 - 10:58pm Read More

Gorey Council support for North Wexford walking trails

Courtown Woods is a popular pathway on the Wexford Walking Trail. Pic: Christy Farrell.
Members of Gorey Municipal District Council have pledged their support for the Wexford Walking Trail, which is due for launch...

Tuesday, 27/01/15 - 5:06pm Read More

Body recovered from the harbour at Courtown

Search is on after a car entered Courtown Harbour ealier today. Pic: John Walsh.
The body of a local man in his mid-60’s has been recovered from Courtown Harbour. It is believed to be...

Thursday, 22/01/15 - 5:13pm Read More

Taoiseach’s statement doesn’t augur well for future of Gorey Hospital

Serving the community for 75 years - is the end of the road for Gorey District Hospital looming?
For 75 years Gorey District Hospital has been serving the people of Gorey and North Wexford… is it’s end in...

Thursday, 22/01/15 - 12:14am Read More

Nineteen burglaries in the Courtown region this week

Following the worst ever week for crime in the Courtown district Gardaí yesterday (Monday) launched ‘Operation Lynchpin’ with extra resources...

Tuesday, 13/01/15 - 10:45pm Read More

North Wexford coastline crumbling into the sea!

Kilmichael Point, between Courtown and Arklow, one of the areas facing serious coastal erosion issues.
County Wexford is shrinking by the day as 400 kilometres of coast line from Arklow Head to Hook Head fights...

Wednesday, 07/01/15 - 1:45pm Read More

Has Sasha got ‘The Voice’?

THE VOICE of Ireland returned with a bang on Sunday night, and one Wexford woman made sure to make an...

Wednesday, 07/01/15 - 10:06am Read More

Has Helena got ‘the voice’?

A SINGER from the New Ross district will be representing Wexford on the RTE talent show, ‘The Voice’, next weekend....

Wednesday, 07/01/15 - 9:45am Read More