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 a detailed presentation on the draft Southern Regional Waste Management Plan 2015 – 2021, that was delivered by regional waste...

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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 three south eastern counties to secure the title of European Capital of Culture. Wexford has joined forces with neighbouring counties...

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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

Path cleared for 22km cycleway

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PLANS TO develop a 22km Greenway walking and cycling trail from New Ross to Waterford have been given the thumbs...

Tuesday, 16/12/14 - 10:32pm Read More

Town stunned by Ger’s passing

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PEOPLE ALL over New Ross are this week trying to come to terms with the sudden and unexpected passing of...

Tuesday, 16/12/14 - 10:29pm Read More

More New Ross News

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

More New Ross News

Carol service in Augustinians

WHEN LOCAL choral group, New Ross Singers, performs its annual mix of Christmas carols in the Augustinian Church it signals...

Wednesday, 10/12/14 - 11:43pm Read More

Full steam ahead for Ross bypass

THE LONG-AWAITED New Ross bypass is one step closer to becoming a reality after the contract for the works was...

Tuesday, 09/12/14 - 12:04pm Read More

League table is mixed bag for Ross

RECENT FIGURES published in relation to the amount of students who attended third level education from the county’s secondary schools...

Tuesday, 09/12/14 - 11:53am Read More

New Ross Credit Union’s €1.1m dividend

NEW ROSS Credit Union had some good news for its members coming up to Christmas when it announced at its...

Tuesday, 09/12/14 - 11:51am Read More

Sad farewell to Paul

FAMILY AND friends of Paul Davey gathered at St. Mary’s Church, Killenaule, Tipperary on Friday to bid farewell to the...

Tuesday, 09/12/14 - 11:48am Read More

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

School remembrance garden opened

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A LOCAL school had its Garden of Remembrance officially opened last week. On Thursday a large group of teachers, pupils,...

Tuesday, 02/12/14 - 12:38pm Read More

Torchlight protest is a first

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HISTORY WAS created in New Ross at the weekend when the town saw a large group of people participate in...

Tuesday, 02/12/14 - 12:35pm 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

Christmas time is coming

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NEW ROSS became one of the first towns in the country to formally switch on for Christmas at the weekend...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:16am Read More

Melbourne Cup comes ‘home

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THERE WAS great excitement throughout Gusserane parish at the weekend as one of the world’s most coveted equestrian trophies ‘came...

Tuesday, 25/11/14 - 10:13am 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