Sadness at Jimmy’s passing

PEOPLE THROUGHOUT New Ross are in mourning this week following the passing of Jimmy Furness – one of the town’s most respected and well known residents. Educated in Celbridge, Co. Kildare, Jimmy (78) spent almost his entire life living in...

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Hero Garda in hit-and-run incident

A GARDA from County Wexford who was recently hailed a hero after risking his life to save people in dramatic river rescues was the victim of a hit-and-run incident in Waterford City on Thursday. Gda. David Hearne, originally from Innyard,...

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Denis is model student at 70

Denis North. Pic: John Walsh
A NEW Ross man has created his own bit of history by passing his Leaving Certificate maths exam at the...

Friday, 22/08/14 - 8:26am Read More

Catherine bids for Euro glory

A LOCAL athlete has been included as a member of the eight-strong Irish national team that will contest the Paralympic...

Friday, 15/08/14 - 9:06am Read More

Locals join Palestine rally

PEOPLE FROM New Ross travelled to Dublin at the weekend to join in a national protest march in support of...

Friday, 15/08/14 - 9:02am Read More

Garda hailed a hero following river rescue

A GARDA from the New Ross area is being hailed a hero after dramatically rescuing a man from the estuary...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:45pm Read More

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Anti-pylon march for New Ross

AN ANTI-pylon march will take place in New Ross on Sunday, August 3, at 5 p.m. The event will begin...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:39pm Read More

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Local student set for American elections

A LOCAL third level student from New Ross is currently in Washington D.C., as part of the Washington Ireland Program...

Tuesday, 22/07/14 - 12:38pm Read More

Walking the walk for charity

A GROUP of local people are planning on walking 120km alongside the river Barrow later this month to raise money...

Wednesday, 09/07/14 - 12:42am Read More

Woman expresses anger at welfare service

Eleanor Sabry-Tabrizy. Pic: John Walsh
A NEW Ross woman who is attending St. Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin has expressed anger at over what she says...

Wednesday, 09/07/14 - 12:39am Read More

Race traffic faces delays at New Ross tomorrow evening

A spokesperson for Wexford Racecourse is advising racing personnel and supporters from the Munster region to allow plenty of time...

Thursday, 03/07/14 - 4:59pm Read More

Church celebrates 125th anniversary

ONE OF the New Ross district’s most picturesque churches celebrated its 125th anniversary on Saturday evening with a special mass...

Thursday, 12/06/14 - 2:56am 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’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

Cameras roll on Colfer film

HOOK HEAD was transformed into a film set at the weekend when it provided the backdrop to a shoot for...

Thursday, 05/06/14 - 11:56am Read More

Council to meet on June 11

THE FIRST ever meeting of the New Ross Municipal District Council is scheduled to take place at 2.30 p.m. on...

Thursday, 05/06/14 - 11:53am Read More

Special concert for St. Mary’s

A VERY special concert will take place in the intimate setting of St. Mary’s Church,   New Ross, on Thursday, June...

Thursday, 29/05/14 - 10:37am Read More

Town needs to be protected

FIANNA FAIL’S, Cllr. Michael Sheehan has said that New Ross town needs to be protected by the incoming County Council....

Thursday, 29/05/14 - 10:33am Read More

Murphy tops the poll

FORMER FIANNA Fail stalwart Cllr. Martin Murphy has compounded the point he made when he left the party in the...

Thursday, 29/05/14 - 10:31am 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