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Crowds left waiting and waiting and waiting for Cannonball spectacle 18/09/16

| September 18, 2016
Crowds left waiting and waiting and waiting for Cannonball spectacle 18/09/16

They came in their thousands to Wexford Quays on Sunday evening to witness the spectacle of a concluding stage of the Cannonball run.

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Ghost Film to shoot in Hook Peninsula 16/09/16

| September 16, 2016
Ghost Film to shoot in Hook Peninsula 16/09/16

The feature film The Lodgers will shoot in the Hook peninsula for a number of weeks from late September this year. The Irish Film Board funded feature film is a gothic ghost story is set in 1920.

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Gorey Festival Concert photos 18/08/16

| August 18, 2016
Gorey Festival Concert photos 18/08/16

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Drama Group launch season with Auditions for Earnest 14/07/16

| July 14, 2016
Drama Group launch season with Auditions for Earnest 14/07/16

Wexford Drama Group members and friends gathered last Friday night in The Fusion Café to launch their 2016/ 2017 season and an exciting line up was announced. Guest of honour on the night was the group’s longest serving member Tom O’Donoghue who said he was proud to launch such an exciting line up by a […]

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Gorey boys’ release new single 06/06/16

| June 6, 2016
Gorey boys’ release new single 06/06/16

Fast-rising Irish indie-rockers 5 Dollar Shakes have released their new single Auxiliary Love. The song is lifted from their recently released second EP Come & See Enough To Stay & showcases shimmering guitar lines, brooding vocals & powerful stadium rock dynamics.

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Oyster Lane celebrates AIMS nominations 05/06/16

| June 5, 2016
Oyster Lane celebrates AIMS nominations 05/06/16

The ‘Oscars’ of amateur musical theatre in Ireland will be held in Killarney next month and the nominations were announced at the AIMS Choral Festival in New Ross on Sunday. Oyster Lane Theatre Group were delighted to be nominated in two categories for last year’s show Hairspray. They were up against over 45 shows across […]

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The Wedges and Corner Boy in Fr. Leo Staples Charity Concert 21/05/16

| May 21, 2016
The Wedges and Corner Boy in  Fr. Leo Staples Charity Concert 21/05/16

Two unique collaborations have been formed with the mutual goal of raising funds to provide skills training for children at the Bobleo Children’s School in Kitale, Kenya.

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Drama Group celebrates with Big Maggie 07/04/16

| April 7, 2016
Drama Group celebrates with Big Maggie 07/04/16

Fifty years ago as the state marked the fiftieth anniversary of the rising a different kind of drama initiated in Wexford town with the foundation of Wexford Drama Group. The group now proudly kick start a year of celebrations to mark their fiftieth next week when their first production of 2016 hits the Arts Centre […]

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The Blackstairs Trilogy 07/04/16

| April 7, 2016
The Blackstairs Trilogy 07/04/16

Three One-Act Plays written by Eoghan Rua Finn Three one-act plays telling the story of Wexford people during the revolutionary period, from 1916 to post-Civil War Ireland.

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Gorey Musical Society launch ‘Oliver’ 11/03/16

| March 11, 2016
Gorey Musical Society launch ‘Oliver’ 11/03/16

If the launch night is anything to go by then audiences in Gorey are in for a treat next month when the local Musical Society stages ‘Oliver’ in the Little Theatre hall.

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