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Sinn Fein accuses FF and FG of claiming ‘miracles’ from Property Tax cash 03/06/17

Sinn Fein accuses FF and FG of claiming ‘miracles’ from Property Tax cash 03/06/17

A major political row has erupted at Co. Council level between Sinn Fein and the controlling group on the authority, made up of Fine Gael and Fianna Fail, over the actual benefits being delivered by the 5% increase in Property Tax voted through in last year’s budget. The Sinn Fein attack follows a repeated shooting down […]

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How to disappear the housing waiting list 01/06/17

How to disappear the housing waiting list 01/06/17

People could be knocked off the housing waiting list without their knowledge if they failed to respond to Co. Council letters seeking to update the status of applicants.

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€14,000 funding for Redmond Park 01/06/17

€14,000 funding for Redmond Park 01/06/17

Fine Gael T.D., Michael D’Arcy said Wexford children will benefit from €14,000 funding for the refurbishment and extension of Redmond Park Playground, Wexford Town.

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Co. Council Round-up 01/06/17

Co. Council Round-up 01/06/17

X-Rated film from the Park North Wexford councillors are pushing for the installation of an increased number of CCTV cameras in various locations to help tackle crime and anti-social behaviour.

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Tenants who dumped I back yard provided with free bins 31/05/17

Tenants who dumped I back yard provided with free bins 31/05/17

Some local authority tenants who have allowed refuse to build up in their back gardens until it posed a health danger to neighbours as a result of attracting rodents may have had the rubbish removed for free by the local authority and then been provided with free bins by the Council in a bid to […]

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Sport

Racing at Wexford for a great day out on St. Patrick’s Day 09/03/17

Racing at Wexford for a great day out on St. Patrick’s Day 09/03/17

The new season kicks off at Wexford Racecourse on St. Patrick’s Day and for the very first time the venue has a programme of all national hunt racing throughout the year.

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St. Joseph’s fundraiser in the sand 18/08/16

St. Joseph’s fundraiser in the sand 18/08/16

St Josephs GAA Club in Wexford town will hold their annual fundraiser  FOOTSTEPS IN THE SAND The date for this year’s at Ballineskar beach on Saturday 27th August at 10am..

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Big day for St. Mary’s club 31/01/16

Big day for St. Mary’s club 31/01/16

It was a dream come true for members of the St Mary’s of Maudlintown club in Wexford town on Saturday when Mayor Ger Carthy and Minister Brendan Howlin were on hand to mark the opening of the new club grounds and impressive facilities at The Rocks in the heart of the community which the club serves.

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€1.7m funding for Wexford  Sports  Programme 25/10/15

€1.7m funding for Wexford Sports Programme 25/10/15

Minister Paul Kehoe has welcomed the announcement of €1,723,634 for Wexford organisations under the Sports Capital Programme 2015.

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Oulart look too strong 24/10/15

Oulart look too strong 24/10/15

This is the biggest weekend in Wexford Hurling when the champions of 2015 are crowned with the Co. Final at Wexford Park. The big question is whether or not St. Martin’s can lift their heads following their defeat in the football decider last Saturday.

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Lifestyle

Big day for Enniscorthy baby 03/06/17

Big day for Enniscorthy baby 03/06/17

8 month old Odhrán Mann from Enniscorthy emerged as one of 14 finalists in Glenisk’s search for a baby to appear on their yogurt packs. More than 4,500 babies were entered.

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Ferns Vintage Display 02/06/17

Ferns Vintage Display 02/06/17

The St Edan’s Ferns Parish are currently organising a Vintage Display and Model Exhibition to be held at St Edan’s Parish Hall and adjoining field on the Clone Road in Ferns on Sunday 25th June from 2pm to 6pm.

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Get ‘Hooked on the Sea’ 02/06/17

Get ‘Hooked on the Sea’ 02/06/17

Fun and games are the order of the day at the world’s oldest intact operational lighthouse this June bank holiday weekend. From Saturday June 3rd to Monday, June 5th the BBQ will be fired up at Hook Lighthouse and activities galore are on offer for all the family as extra special events are planned for […]

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Wexford photographer has major exhibition in UK 02/06/17

Wexford photographer has major exhibition in UK 02/06/17

Ray Flynn,ARPS, has a solo exhibition at the headquarters of the Royal Photographic Society, (RPS) Fenton House, Bath, England,   of which Ray is a life member. The RPS, Fenton House, is one of the most highly regarded photo exhibition venues in the UK.

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Gorey hosts opening of national Polish festival 30/05/17

Gorey hosts opening of national Polish festival 30/05/17

Some wonderful music, fine Polish paintings and a real taste of Poland were the order of the evening when the Polish community in Gorey had the honour of hosting the opening of The PolskaEire Festival, in Gorey Civic offices on Friday evening.

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Entertainment

‘9 to 5’ AIMS nominations 01/06/17

‘9 to 5’ AIMS nominations 01/06/17

Wexford Light Opera Society’s production of “9 to 5 The Musical” has received 3 AIMS Nominations in the premier Gilbert Section. The Society received nominations for:

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Spoken Word programme at Arts Centre 30/05/17

Spoken Word programme at Arts Centre 30/05/17

All Spoken Word legends, and Peter Murphy in association with Wexford Arts Centre with the support of the Wexford County Council Artist in the Community grant, are looking to support new spoken word performers through an open call for the new Seed to Stage Young Creatives Spoken Word Programme.

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WLOS Cast announced for Dolly Parton’s ‘9 to 5 12/02/17

WLOS Cast announced for Dolly Parton’s ‘9 to 5 12/02/17

THE cast for Wexford Light Opera Society’s production of Dolly Parton’s brand spankin’ new musical has been announced and features a top class array of local talent:-

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Final countdown to the Wexford Has Talent Grand Final 2017 11/02/17

Final countdown to the Wexford Has Talent Grand Final 2017 11/02/17

The final week of preparation is underway at present as the countdown is on to the 2017 Wexford Has Talent Grand Final, which is set to take place on Saturday night, February 11th at Clayton Whiles Hotel.

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‘The Dead’ at Opera House 10/02/17

‘The Dead’ at Opera House 10/02/17

Following a sold-out run at Dublin’s Project Arts Centre in December 2015, an award-winning adaptation of the iconic James Joyce story The Dead is reaching out to new audiences when it comes to Wexford as part of a national tour.

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Sinn Fein accuses FF and FG of claiming ‘miracles’ from Property Tax cash 03/06/17

Sinn Fein accuses FF and FG of claiming ‘miracles’ from Property Tax cash 03/06/17

| June 3, 2017

A major political row has erupted at Co. Council level between Sinn Fein and the controlling group on the authority, made up of Fine Gael and Fianna Fail, over the actual benefits being delivered by the 5% increase in Property Tax voted through in last year’s budget. The Sinn Fein attack follows a repeated shooting down […]

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Big day for Enniscorthy baby 03/06/17

Big day for Enniscorthy baby 03/06/17

| June 3, 2017

8 month old Odhrán Mann from Enniscorthy emerged as one of 14 finalists in Glenisk’s search for a baby to appear on their yogurt packs. More than 4,500 babies were entered.

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Ferns Vintage Display 02/06/17

Ferns Vintage Display 02/06/17

| June 2, 2017

The St Edan’s Ferns Parish are currently organising a Vintage Display and Model Exhibition to be held at St Edan’s Parish Hall and adjoining field on the Clone Road in Ferns on Sunday 25th June from 2pm to 6pm.

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Get ‘Hooked on the Sea’ 02/06/17

Get ‘Hooked on the Sea’ 02/06/17

| June 2, 2017

Fun and games are the order of the day at the world’s oldest intact operational lighthouse this June bank holiday weekend. From Saturday June 3rd to Monday, June 5th the BBQ will be fired up at Hook Lighthouse and activities galore are on offer for all the family as extra special events are planned for […]

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