Artist Paul Funge to have a Gorey road named in his honour

Gorey’s newest road linking the roundabout on the Enniscorthy road with the roundabout on The Avenue, constructed to facilitate access to Tesco Extra Gorey is to be named in honour of Gorey’s famous artist, the late Paul Funge. Cllr John...

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Gorey singer Kiera Byrne set to launch a new CD on Sunday

Kiera Byrne made her name as a competent performer when becoming a finalist in ‘The Voice of Ireland’ on RTE television, afterwards her career quietened down, but the Gorey girl has been back into the recording studio and her latest CD,...

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Major meeting to address Gorey commercial rates on Wednesday

Following on from an informative meeting of local business people last week, a major meeting to address commercial rates in...

Wednesday, 16/07/14 - 12:46pm Read More

Germany joy in the World Cup shared in Gorey GAA clubhouse

German students in excitement mood as they cheer on their country in last Sunday evening's World Cup Final.
Forty-two excited native Germany enthusiasts will always remember where they were when Mario Gotze scored the only goal of the...

Monday, 14/07/14 - 11:57pm Read More

Swimming restrictions in place at Wexford beaches

Four popular County Wexford beaches have failed mandatory tests for E.Coli undertaken by Wexford County Council and beach users are...

Tuesday, 08/07/14 - 10:42pm Read More

St. Michael’s Gorey Wins at All Ireland Pipe Band Championships

It wasn’t a scheduled event, it was organised with haste, but hundreds of people took to Gorey’s Main Street last...

Tuesday, 08/07/14 - 9:47pm Read More

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Gorey public lighting contract “breach of performance”

Parts of Gorey was left without street lighting for two days recently, resulting in the Chairman of Wexford County Council,...

Wednesday, 02/07/14 - 3:07pm Read More

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Public meeting planned in Gorey to discuss business rates

A number of concerned business people, in conjunction with the Chairman of Wexford County Council, Cllr Malcolm Byrne, are convening...

Monday, 30/06/14 - 10:12pm Read More

Recalling twenty years of Gorey Summer School

Cllr John Hegarty, Chairman of Gorey Municipal Council, Broadcaster Joe Duffy, and founder and Chairman, Fr. Walter Forde, at the opening of  the 20th Byrne Perry Summer School in Gorey Library last Friday night.
Dr Daire Keogh, the first Director of the Byrne Perry Summer School, returned to perform the official opening of this...

Monday, 30/06/14 - 10:07pm Read More

Cycle Against Suicide ride takes place in Gorey and Courtown

The roads of North Wexford will be filled with cyclists today (Saturday) for the Cycle Against Suicide Spin Off which...

Saturday, 21/06/14 - 1:46am Read More

‘Monolith’ exhibition on view at the Tate Guerin Gallery

The Tate Guerin Gallery at Wells House affords a rare opportunity to view monochrome prints by landscape and still life...

Monday, 16/06/14 - 10:17pm Read More

Man found injured on a Gorey street is described as “stable”

The condition of a 38 years old Polish man, who was found unconscious and bleeding at St. Michael’s Place, in...

Thursday, 12/06/14 - 5:59pm Read More

Exam season is upon us!

Leaving cert students Michelle Moytie and Anita Gahan pictured in Colaiste Bride. Pic: Jim Campbell
  SO FAR, so okay – that’s the general consensus from the majority of students who kicked their Leaving Cert...

Wednesday, 11/06/14 - 12:06pm Read More

Gorey garden designers scoop medals at Bloom

Paul and Orla Woods celebrating their award-winning garden at the Bloom Festival.
It may appear amazing that the popular television series, and now also a movie, Mrs Brown’s Boys, would inspire an...

Tuesday, 10/06/14 - 9:50pm Read More

Gorey’s Cllr Malcolm Byrne is new Chairman of Wexford Co. Council

Cllr Malcolm Byrne from Gorey Municipal has been elected Chairman of Wexford County Council.
Gorey Municipal District will have a strong voice on Wexford County Council following the election of Cllr Malcolm Byrne (Fianna...

Tuesday, 10/06/14 - 9:38pm Read More

Concern for the future of rural post offices in North Wexford

Gorey Post O 824Gorey Post Office, The Avenue Gorey.
There is concern in North Wexford about the future of rural post offices inspiring hundreds of people to sign a...

Tuesday, 03/06/14 - 9:34pm Read More

Youth groups should apply for Lotto funds

Senator Michael D’Arcy is urging community and voluntary youth organisations to apply to the National Lottery discretionary fund. The fund...

Tuesday, 03/06/14 - 9:28pm Read More

3 FF, 2 FG, 1 SF, 1 LAB AND 1 IND make up Gorey District Council

Gorey has eight new public representatives who will represent the District in the County Council; Three from Fianna Fail, two...

Sunday, 25/05/14 - 10:29pm Read More

Local Elections up-to-date; Gorey District – Malcolm Byrne tops the poll

Counting in progress at the Count Centre in Wexford.
Malclom Byrne will top the poll and likely be elected on the first count. Retired Garda Joe Sullivan (Fianna Fail)...

Saturday, 24/05/14 - 4:34pm Read More

Latest news from the Wexford count centre

The doors opened at the Wexford count centre at 9a.m. and the first boxes were opened shortly afterwards at 9.30a.m....

Saturday, 24/05/14 - 12:57pm Read More