Hurling nuts on the beach!

WHILE IT is a bit chilly yet for most people to bare more than a single cheek to the wind and the cold, five hardy souls decided to take advantage of a fine day for a game of beach hurling...

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Where is the 1798 plaque?

WHILE THE topic of graffiti is generally a much maligned topic, site workers at the Dr. Furlong car park site on Hill Street found a novel use for a tin of yellow spray paint when it came to the latest...

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Wadding to submit Anne Street motion

PEOPLE BEFORE Profit councillor and general election candidate Deirdre Wadding has submitted a motion to Wexford Co. Council seeking the...

Tuesday, 26/01/16 - 3:46pm Read More

Anti-water charges march this Saturday afternoon in Wexford town

THE GROUP leading the protest against water charges has outlined its plans to hold a mass demonstration highlighting what they...

Thursday, 21/01/16 - 1:36pm Read More

€47k raised for cancer ward

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A CHARITY Hunt organised by the Killinick Harriers before Christmas has exceeded expectations, raising almost €50,000 for the St. Anne’s...

Tuesday, 19/01/16 - 2:43pm Read More

Inferno destroys family home

Richard Sinnott pictured outside his home in Blackmoor Lane, Cleariestown which was destroyed in a fire. Pic: Jim Campbell
TWO BROTHERS have been left effectively homeless after a fire broke out in their home, destroying the building. Richard and...

Tuesday, 19/01/16 - 2:27pm Read More

Call for investigation into assembling of office site

Socialist TD Joe Higgins has alleged that there were "serious irregularities" in the assembly of the site which now houses the Department of Social Protection and Revenue Commissioners office on Anne Street.
SOCIALIST TD Joe Higgins has called for a Commission of Investigation into “serious irregularities” surrounding the assembly of a site...

Tuesday, 19/01/16 - 2:25pm Read More

Planning lodged for 30 new houses

AN APPLICATION for the building of 30 new houses, as a continuation of a partially completed housing development, has been...

Tuesday, 19/01/16 - 2:22pm Read More

Cycle safety campaign still on track

Cycling Ireland President Ciaran McKenna signs the Stayin' Alive at 1.5 petition.
A WEXFORD man’s campaign to increase cycling safety on roads all over the country was handed another boost this week...

Thursday, 14/01/16 - 3:29pm Read More

Trespasser at home of retired councillor

A TRESPASSER was caught running through the garden of retired county councillor Anna Fenlon after her concerned children erected security...

Thursday, 14/01/16 - 10:07am Read More

North Korean bomb test shook Wexford?

Supreme leader of North Korea Kim Jong-un who made the ground shake in Wexford with last week's weapons test.
THERE WAS a massive flurry of global activity among the world’s security forces on Wednesday of last week after North...

Tuesday, 12/01/16 - 12:36pm Read More

Cllr Anthony Kelly recovering in hospital after serious illness

THERE HAS been an out-pouring of support for county councillor Anthony Kelly who is seriously ill in Wexford General Hospital....

Monday, 11/01/16 - 9:41pm Read More

Scouts Ireland has yet to launch investigation into Hook Head tragedy

FOLLOWING THE death of 14-year-old Sea Scout Aoife Winterlich after a tragic accident at Hook Head last month, this newspaper...

Monday, 11/01/16 - 11:21pm Read More

Julie Hogan officially declares that she will run for Fine Gael

FINE GAEL has announced that Julie Hogan will be the third name added to its ticket in the Wexford Constituency...

Monday, 11/01/16 - 9:12pm Read More

Man in his 20s killed in early morning crash

DIVERSIONS ARE in place on the N11 between Kyle Cross and Oylegate Village following a two-car collision which claimed the...

Saturday, 09/01/16 - 9:59am Read More

Councillor Anthony Kelly critical in hospital

Cllr Anthony Kelly during the Irish Council for Social Housing conference, Wexford. Pic: Jim Campbell
Sinn Fein county councillor Anthony Kelly is fighting for his life after he suffered a stroke and heart-attack. Councillor Anthony...

Friday, 08/01/16 - 10:08am Read More

Woman missing from Wexford hospital THERE IS widespread concern tonight for the welfare of a 62-year-old woman from Enniscorthy, County...

Monday, 04/01/16 - 6:38pm Read More

Flood devastation in Enniscorthy

People look on at the devastation caused by the floods in Enniscorthy.
HOME AND business owners in Enniscorthy have been left devastated today following the worst floods in recent memory. Large parts...

Wednesday, 30/12/15 - 12:03pm Read More

Victims of the Clough train crash 40 years ago remembered

The derailed locomotive at Clough following the New Year's Eve train crash in 1975.
Relatives of the dead and injured in a railway accident at Tubberneering on New Year’s Eve, 1975, 40 years ago,...

Tuesday, 29/12/15 - 1:15pm Read More

Santa Claus is coming to town…and here’s what he’s bringing

The countdown is now well and truly on for Santa and his reindeer as they get set for another busy...

Monday, 21/12/15 - 2:10pm Read More