Gorey shop winning ticket worth €269,554

Maureen Breen (proprietor) and Elaine Hennell sold a big lottery winning ticket in Gwalia Stores, Gorey, last Friday. An unidentified customer who visited the Gwalia Stores on Gorey’s Main Street last Friday is richer by €269,554 after purchasing a ticket...

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Wexford Gardaí best at tackling phone-holding drivers

CONVICTIONS WERE issued to almost half of all those who came before County Wexford courts between January 2015 and March 2017 for the offence of driving while holding a mobile phone. Drivers who held a mobile phone while at the...

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Wexford’s waters mainly ‘excellent’ for bathing – EPA

HOLIDAYMAKERS AND local alike keen to enjoy a dip in the waters off Wexford over the summer months can do...

Tuesday, 23/05/17 - 11:53am Read More

A community’s embrace can help refugees integrate – Razan Ibraheem

A SYRIAN woman who was delighted to recently receive Irish citizenship has described the power of small communities nationwide to...

Tuesday, 16/05/17 - 2:17pm Read More

M11 Clear after morning crash

The M11 southbound is now clear and traffic is flowing normally following an early morning accident. The motorway was reduced...

Wednesday, 03/05/17 - 12:11pm Read More

‘You have to back yourself’ – Wexford’s globally successful dementia researcher

A WEXFORD native who recently became one of 15 young female science researchers from across the globe to gain UNESCO...

Tuesday, 25/04/17 - 1:30pm Read More

Exhibition shows creativity in a ‘Crocodile Sky’

STRIKING WORKS of art and poetry will adorn the walls of Wexford County Council until May 19th, thanks to works...

Tuesday, 18/04/17 - 12:15pm Read More

Conferences explore how Brexit will hit Wexford

HOW BREXIT is likely to impact on County Wexford was discussed at two well-attended seminars hosted in Wexford recently by...

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Varadkar acknowledges Wexford’s struggles

WEXFORD TD Mick Wallace has welcomed the acknowledgment of a Government Minister tipped to be the next Taoiseach that Wexford...

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Body found in car taken from sea

The body of a woman was discovered in a car that was submerged in the sea near Roney Point this...

Wednesday, 12/04/17 - 10:31pm Read More

Companies invited to join in Job Shadow Day

THE POSITIVE contribution which people with disabilities can make in the workplace is set to be highlighted once again this...

Tuesday, 11/04/17 - 12:23pm Read More

Campaign urges all to ‘Ask’

THERE AREN’T too many occasions throughout the year when Minister of State Paul Kehoe, Wexford County Council Chief Executive Tom...

Tuesday, 04/04/17 - 12:57pm Read More

Wexford’s enterprising students excel at exhibit

SIX LOCAL teenagers are getting set to represent County Wexford at Croke Park in May, but, rather than practicing their...

Tuesday, 04/04/17 - 12:39pm Read More

Courtown ready for next Sunday’s point-to-point races

The Island Hunt is staging its first point-to-point races in three years over a new track at Ounavarra, near Courtown,...

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Festival set to celebrate Wexford’s flower power

THE GARDENS and flowers of County Wexford will be celebrated at a special fiftieth anniversary festival taking place in the...

Tuesday, 21/03/17 - 12:15pm Read More

Davy demands: don’t drink and drive

WEXFORD SENIOR Hurling Manager Davy Fitzgerald is urging young men not to drink and drive, as figures released recently show...

Tuesday, 21/03/17 - 12:12pm Read More

Gorey and Carnew prepare to go green for St Patrick’s Day

The annual St Patrick’s Day Parade in Gorey commences at 3 pm using the new Link Road from the Carnew...

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Funeral arrangements for Coolgreany farm accident victim

Funeral arrangements have been announced for John Kennedy, (28), of Askinch, Coolgreany, who died in an accident involving a quad...

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Man dies in farm accident at Coolgreany

A 28 year old man has died after a quad bike overturned and went into a drain on his father’s...

Wednesday, 15/03/17 - 2:19pm Read More

Woman cut from car following crash near Ferns

A WOMAN was said to be “lucky to be alive” after her car collided with a tree and spun off...

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