Taghmon triumph in super Tops show

ALL ROADS lead to Taghmon as the long-awaited Tops of the Town competition came to its conclusion at the weekend, with the local village triumphing over last year’s winners Wexford town. The pairing was a repeat of last year’s final...

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American Cajun star for Wexford gig

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ONE OF the star acts of the contemporary blues, folk and country roots music scenes will be performing in County Wexford this coming weekend. On Sunday, March 2, at 5.30 p.m., Sarah Savoy and the Francadians will perform in Colfer’s...

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WFO up for four ‘Opera Oscars’

WEXFORD FESTIVAL Opera has been honoured with four nominations for the International Opera Awards which were announced in Covent Garden...

Wednesday, 19/02/14 - 5:24pm Read More

Major music festival for Colfer’s

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Major music festival for Colfer’s pub   COLFER’S PUB in Carrig-on-Bannow will play host a major Winter Music Festival this...

Tuesday, 21/01/14 - 12:51am Read More

Stores Fest is ready to rock

THE ANNUAL Stores Charlotte Street Music Festival kicks off this Friday night with a performance by Irish rockers Bi Polar...

Thursday, 22/08/13 - 11:58am Read More

Judy Collins is a class apart

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WHILE THERE were many highlights to last weekend’s extraordinary events in New Ross commemorating the 50th anniversary of President John...

Wednesday, 26/06/13 - 1:26pm Read More

More Wexford Entertainment

Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest’ – summer theatre on tour

The Wexford-based Travelling Light Theatre Group members are deep into rehearsals and eagerly looking forward to presenting Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest’ as...

Tuesday, 25/06/13 - 9:40pm Read More

More Wexford Entertainment

Renowned pianist for south east

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  ONE OF Ireland’s foremost pianists will give an intimate performance in the south east on Thursday, April 4, at...

Wednesday, 03/04/13 - 1:56pm Read More

Alternative take on the Gathering

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AN INNOVATIVE group of artists in the south east have combined their talents to showcase an alternative view of ‘the...

Thursday, 07/03/13 - 1:46am Read More

Feast of classical art and music

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LOVERS OF classical music and art will rejoice at an event taking place in Waterford this week. On Thursday, February...

Wednesday, 27/02/13 - 10:29am Read More

Jazz legend to be remembered

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LOVERS OF jazz and discerning music fans of all genres are sure to be interested in an upcoming event due...

Wednesday, 27/02/13 - 10:24am Read More

Rising stars for song club

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THIS MONTH’S New Ross Song Club will feature three fast rising stars of the contemporary Irish music scene among the...

Wednesday, 20/02/13 - 3:47pm Read More

Singers present money to charity

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A LOCAL choral group has displayed its charitable nature when it presented money to two local community based organisations. New Ross...

Friday, 15/02/13 - 2:37pm Read More

Shock at death of Billy Colfer

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PEOPLE ALL over Co. Wexford are in shock this week following the sudden passing on Saturday, of noted historian, author...

Tuesday, 05/02/13 - 9:06pm Read More

Music to the ears in Revelator album

Music producer Acko and author Peter Murphy who make up the Revelator Orchestra. Their album The Sounds of John the Revelator is on sale now and will be launched in Enniscorthy on Wednesday night.
WELL-KNOWN ENNISCORTHY author Peter Murphy will launch his debut album ‘The Sounds of John the Revelator’ in the Presentation Centre,...

Tuesday, 20/11/12 - 7:33pm Read More

Guinness Singing and Swinging Pubs celebrates 60 years

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Back: Brian Larkin (VFI), Alan Corcoran, Brian Cantwell (Diageo) and Des Whelan (VFI). Front: Billy Walsh, Mayor of Wexford, Cllr. Jim Allen and Des Manahan (adjudicator) pictured at the launch of the Wexford Singing & Swinging Pubs Competition in The Gaelic Bar.
A CELEBRATION to mark the momentous 60th Anniversary of the Guinness Singing and Swinging Pubs welcomed a huge crowd of publicans,...

Wednesday, 10/10/12 - 5:08pm Read More

Film farm gets premiere

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THE RESULTS of a unique film project will be unveiled in Rathnure on Saturday, October 13, at 8 p.m. Cow...

Wednesday, 10/10/12 - 12:44am Read More

Rare showing by Bruno Leti

An exhibition of exceptional etchings, woodcuts and monotypes at The Norman Gallery, Rathnure, until 30th September offers a good opportunity...

Tuesday, 25/09/12 - 3:59pm Read More

Free concert to precede festival

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THIS YEAR’S New Ross Piano Festival will include a free concert as a taster for what’s included in the main...

Thursday, 20/09/12 - 9:05am Read More

Foremost orchestra to perform in New Ross

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NEW ROSS will be graced by the presence of one of the world’s most legendary orchestras later this month. As...

Tuesday, 18/09/12 - 8:25am Read More