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Neville is guest of honour at 100th birthday party

| January 5, 2018
Neville is guest of honour at 100th birthday party

There was a carnival atmosphere in in the main store of Colman Doyle Homestores last Friday night as a big crowd turned up to enjoy the party to mark the 100th anniversary of the business starting to trade. Colman Doyle Homestores is noted for the huge range it stocks but they went a bit further […]

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Tony still a crowd-puller

| January 5, 2018
Tony still a crowd-puller

It may be many years since he was a big star of Wexford hurling but Tony Doran demonstrated this week that he is still a crowd puller when a big attendance showed up in the Riverside park Hotel in Enniscorthy on Monday night for the launch of his autobiography ‘A Land of Men and Giants. […]

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Theresa’s life in a cake as she celebrates her 80th

| January 5, 2018
Theresa’s life in a cake as she celebrates her 80th

They danced and sang to their hearts content in Bellefield GAA Complex last Saturday night when family friends and neighbours gathered to celebrate the 80th birthday of local woman Theresa O’Connor. And as she danced around the floor it would have been difficult to pick out the birthday girl as her sprightly moves and fresh […]

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Archers Set for Hook Lighthouse Arrow Ceremony on New Year’s Day 2018

| January 5, 2018
Archers Set for Hook Lighthouse Arrow Ceremony on New Year’s Day 2018

An age-old tradition will take place on New Year’s Day at the 800-year-old Hook Lighthouse as the archers, both expert and amateur, will take part in a traditional “arrow ceremony”. The Dunbrody Archers  will join Cllr Willie Fitzharris is An Cathaoirleach of the Municipal Districtof New Ross Council to participate in the ceremony. The age-old […]

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Pilgrimage Season at Our Lady’s Island 26/08/17

| August 26, 2017
Pilgrimage Season at Our Lady’s Island 26/08/17

It’s the most sacred place in Co. Wexford and every day since August 15th. people have been travelling to Our lady’s Island to pray, meditate and walk around the Island as part of the annual pilgrimage season.

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It was Wexford’s biggest Children’s Play Day 25/08/17

| August 25, 2017
It was Wexford’s biggest Children’s Play Day 25/08/17

It’s the biggest Children’s Play Day in the county and crowds flocked to Gorey Town Park again this year for the big event focused on families as part of the Gorey Market House Festival.

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Weather fails to dampen enthusiasm at Leo Carthy Festival 25/08/17

| August 25, 2017
Weather fails to dampen enthusiasm at Leo Carthy Festival 25/08/17

During several decades in public life Leo Carthy was noted for his willingness  to travel all over the county to help local communities with their festivals.

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Where glamour camping and a battlezone exist side by side 31/07/17

| July 31, 2017
Where glamour camping and a battlezone exist side by side 31/07/17

The Mayor of Wexford Borough District, Jim Moore, was on hand recently to officially open the IOAC near the village of Tagoat.

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World’s Oldest Lighthouse gets Tech Savvy 02/07/17

| July 2, 2017
World’s Oldest Lighthouse gets Tech Savvy 02/07/17

The oldest operational lighthouse in the world ‘Hook Lighthouse’ has launched online ticketing for the first time..

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Big day for Enniscorthy baby 03/06/17

| June 3, 2017
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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