Change to CBS admissions sparks fury

A recent change adopted by management of the CBS Secondary School to its admissions policy has led to a situation whereby 28 students who have been educated at the adjoining primary school have not been offered places in the secondary...

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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 miss scheduled appointments with consultants in Waterford and Dublin hospitals, it has been claimed. A daily bus service that transports...

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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

March against water charges attracts 2,000

“ENDA KENNY – not a penny” was just one of the chants that protesters blared out as they made their...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 4:09pm Read More

50 new jobs created at Danone

Politicians and key business figures may be more accustomed to chatting over champagne and canapés, but yesterday (Monday) it was...

Monday, 24/11/14 - 4:07pm Read More

Water charge protest targets Minister Howlin

A GROUP of 25 protesters from the local Right2Water movement gathered outside of White’s Hotel last Wednesday morning in anticipation...

Tuesday, 18/11/14 - 10:38am Read More

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Howlin delivers snapshot of economy

WEXFORD MAN Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Brendan Howlin expressed his own personal delight at being invited to deliver...

Tuesday, 18/11/14 - 10:26am Read More

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Fifth Wexford Business Expo is “the best yet”

WEXFORD’S GROWING status as a major centre for business and investment received an added boost last week when the fifth...

Tuesday, 18/11/14 - 10:20am Read More

Woman robbed at knifepoint

OWNERS OF a small family run business in Bridgetown are this week “still in shock” following an armed robbery last...

Tuesday, 18/11/14 - 9:27am Read More

Cottage Autism Network’s 10th anniversary

COTTAGE AUTISM Network (CAN) is this month celebrating its 10th anniversary. To mark the occasion, the newly appointed CAN committee...

Friday, 14/11/14 - 12:44pm Read More

Benefit night in support of the family of the late Rod Johnstone – Tribute to a “truly wonderful guy”

Former friends and colleagues of the late Rod Johnstone are set to host a benefit night in support of his...

Friday, 14/11/14 - 9:38am Read More

N11 reopens at Enniscorthy following blockage by flooding

The N11 was blocked for a time this afternoon due to flooding south of the bridge at Enniscorthy
The N11 is re-opening to traffic through Enniscorthy town after being closed for about one and a half hours due...

Thursday, 13/11/14 - 2:30pm Read More

Steering through motoring history

Since the first motor car arrived in Wexford in 1897-’98, initially called “the horseless carriage”, motoring has developed through the...

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 10:46pm Read More

Remembrance service commemorates Wexford soldiers

A LARGE crowd turned out on Sunday for the civic ecumenical service at St Iberius Church to mark Remembrance Day....

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 12:08pm Read More

Popular local man dies suddenly

CLONARD MAN Alan Tierney (40) passed away recently much to the shock and upset of his close-knit circle of friends....

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 11:59am Read More

Shock at death of Luke Wadding

Founding member of Wexford Credit Union Luke Wadding died yesterday (Monday) at Wexford General Hospital following a brief illness. The...

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 11:58am Read More

Details of bumper Christmas festival revealed

A 40-day extravaganza of festivities and events is in the pipeline for this Christmas, with the up-coming Wexford Winterland 2014....

Tuesday, 11/11/14 - 11:56am Read More

Further allegations of abuse made against Christian Brother

A PROMINENT Wexford figure has revealed that he has made a statement to gardai in relation to sexual abuse he...

Monday, 10/11/14 - 5:22pm Read More

Public urged to back campaign for mental health service

Members of the public are being urged to throw their weight behind a campaign demanding the establishment of a 24-hour...

Monday, 10/11/14 - 5:17pm Read More

Wexford’s Fight for Acute Mental Health Service to hold meeting

Local representatives and the general public are invited to attend a meeting on Wednesday night hosted by the lobby group...

Sunday, 02/11/14 - 5:56pm Read More