All the world’s a stage for Festival

A HUGE crowd attended the recent launch of the 52nd Wexford Drama Festival which took place in the Riverbank House Hotel and featured entertainment from some of the groups who will take part in the event in March. This year’s...

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Fundraising Table Quiz

A 17-YEAR-OLD girl is hosting a Table Quiz at Wexford Golf Club on Tuesday, March 3 to raise funds for the Jubilee Sailing Trust event which she hopes to take part in. Naomi Thorpe hopes to be part of a...

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Our Man in Damascus

Jim Campbell speaking at the launch of his exhibition 'Divided' in Wexford Arts Centre. Pic: John Walsh
THERE WAS a certain feeling of sardines in a tin at the Arts Centre on Thursday last when a huge...

Tuesday, 17/02/15 - 12:33pm Read More

Caolan’s charming picture of Kay’s

Carmel Corish-Wallace, Caolán Barron (artist), Tom Mooney (performed launch) and Teresa Boyle at the launch of Caolán Barron's exhibition 'Kay's' in Wexford Arts Centre. Pic: John Walsh
A CHARMING exhibition which offers an intimate view into the vibrant and engaging space of a well-known hair salon in...

Tuesday, 17/02/15 - 12:31pm Read More

U.S. elections to come to New Ross

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THE RACE for the White House will come to New Ross next week with one of the prime contenders for...

Thursday, 22/01/15 - 12:11pm Read More

Have your say on the Arts in Wexford

A prickly bone of contention: Cllr. Robbie Ireton is not a fan of the M11's 'Hedgehog' sculpture.
INTERVIEWS, SURVEYS and reviews of the current provision for arts and cultural activities in Wexford is underway and seeking opinions...

Tuesday, 20/01/15 - 2:58pm Read More

More Wexford Entertainment

€1.6 million for Arts in Wexford

THE MAIN Arts Council grants for 2015/2016 have been announced and have allocated just over €1.6 million to Wexford in...

Tuesday, 13/01/15 - 1:28pm Read More

More Wexford Entertainment

Panto society to celebrate 50th

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A 50th anniversary is something to be proud of under any circumstances but when it involves a group or society...

Wednesday, 07/01/15 - 9:50am Read More

Has Helena got ‘the voice’?

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A SINGER from the New Ross district will be representing Wexford on the RTE talent show, ‘The Voice’, next weekend....

Wednesday, 07/01/15 - 9:45am Read More

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

Cameras roll on Colfer film

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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

Special concert for St. Mary’s

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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

Album launch will be loud

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WEXFORD ARTS Centre will play host to a night of hard rock next weekend when it provides the venue for...

Friday, 02/05/14 - 3:59am Read More

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,...

Tuesday, 25/03/14 - 12:48pm Read More

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...

Friday, 28/02/14 - 12:07am Read More

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

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