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Mighty men of Wexford

Brendan Furlong

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

'Twixt Croghan-Kinshela and Hook Head, 'twixt Carnsore and Mount Leinster, there is as good a mass of men as ever sustained a State, and as stout a mass as ever tramped through a stubborn battle.'

Thomas Davis penned these lines

2018-11-10 02:58
Former use of site as gasworks leads to trinity street planning refusal

Maria Pepper

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

Wexford County Council has refused planning permission for the demolition of the former C&D Hardware premises in Trinity Street to make way for the building of a 45-unit block of apartments due to fears over lingering contamination from

2018-11-10 02:58
Casey cannot wait

November 3 2018 12:00 AM

When Wexford Youths take to the pristine Aviva Stadium pitch on Sunday (12.05 p.m. kick-off) to face Peamount United for the Continental Tyres Women's Senior Cup, their squad will boast plenty of knowhow on this big stage.

However, for others a

2018-11-03 01:55
Sinnott family aims to secure ‘Fittest’ accolade

Anna Hayes

November 3 2018 12:00 AM

A Wexford family, who live in Kilmore, had their first run out on the latest series of 'Ireland's Fittest Family', the first episode of which aired on Sunday night.

The Sinnott family is Lindsey and James, and their two sons Jordan (17)

2018-11-03 01:55
Daily News
GOREY TO ROSSLARE RAIL LINE TO REMAIN OPEN

Iarnrod Eireann has confirmed that the closure of the Gorey to Rosslare railine is now off the agenda

The confirmation came at a meeting of Wexford County Council this afternoon

The council had been pushing for this decision for some time after Irish Rail earmarked this section of

yesterday 17:40
REFEREE IN HOSPITAL FOLLOWING VICIOUS ATTACK

A soccer referee has been undergoing surgery this afternoon after being beaten up following a match in the Midlands.

Daniel Sweeney suffered a suspected broken jaw, broken nose and other facial injuries following the assault.

He has been refereeing an adult match between Horseleap

yesterday 16:31
Leigh's impassioned call to arms across the class divide

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

In an early scene of Mike Leigh's historical drama, an exhausted mother presides over her brood in Manchester with stoic resolve as the bitter cup of oppression overflows in the corridors of Westminster.

'Times is too hard to lose hope. Hope is

2018-11-10 02:58
Vitamin D deficiency a major problem

Clair Whitty - Naturally Healthy

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

November 2 was Vitamin D Day, a day to create awareness about vitamin D deficiency. I have to admit that I was surprised to learn that we have a world-wide vitamin D deficiency problem and that we need a day to promote

2018-11-10 02:58
Planet is losing animal species every hour - and we are causing it

Jim Hurley - Nature Trail

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

The recent announcement by Bord na Móna of its plans to cease exploitation of several bogs for peat harvesting has to be welcomed from an environmental point of view although it comes at a high price in terms of job losses and

2018-11-10 02:58
Jackford Gin on a high after scooping top award

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

Despite being a company still very much in its infancy, Wexford owned Jackford Irish Potato Gin is well and truly mixing with the big boys, having scooped a gold medal in the gin section at this year's Irish Whiskey Awards.

The company, owned and

2018-11-10 02:58
Magnificent double-double for Gorey as Under-15s end year on a high

Dean Goodison

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

Naomh Eanna completed an historic double-double as they collected the Gorey Guardian Under-15 football Premier championship title by dispatching a gutsy Glynn-Barntown in St. Patrick's Park on Saturday.

This crown, along with the

2018-11-10 02:58
Enniscorthy bonus point success

November 10 2018 12:00 AM

When scrum-half Arthur Dunne dotted down after just three minutes of play, it looked like it was going to be a long day for visitors Boyne at the Ross Road on Saturday.

So it proved to be, but it did take Enniscorthy a further 50 minutes before

2018-11-10 02:58
Latest news from Wexford
yesterday 17:40 GOREY TO ROSSLARE RAIL LINE TO REMAIN OPEN
yesterday 16:31 REFEREE IN HOSPITAL FOLLOWING VICIOUS ATTACK
2018-11-10 02:58 Leigh's impassioned call to arms across the class divide
2018-11-10 02:58 Vitamin D deficiency a major problem
2018-11-10 02:58 Planet is losing animal species every hour - and we are causing it
2018-11-10 02:58 Jackford Gin on a high after scooping top award
2018-11-10 02:58 Magnificent double-double for Gorey as Under-15s end year on a high
2018-11-10 02:58 Enniscorthy bonus point success
2018-11-10 02:58 Gorey set up dream meeting
2018-11-10 02:58 Parrock goal seals the deal to make youths best women's team in Ireland
2018-11-10 02:58 New research group looks into the paranormal
2018-11-10 02:58 Joe reads from new work 'Rossetti's Wombat' at Enniscorthy Library
2018-11-10 02:58 Rousing production flies Oyster Lane's flag high
2018-11-10 02:58 Howlin's team of candidates is on election footing
2018-11-10 02:58 Turnip fest money presented to IWA
2018-11-10 02:58 Wexford woman leads medical research
2018-11-10 02:58 Can you give me a loan? No, we'll give you a car!
2018-11-10 02:58 School autism unit is opened
2018-11-10 02:58 Five generations celebrate special family moment
2018-11-10 02:58 Local man awarded €5.9m after being blinded by medical error
2018-11-10 02:58 Green light for 500 capacity music venue
2018-11-10 02:58 Mighty men of Wexford
2018-11-10 02:58 Former use of site as gasworks leads to trinity street planning refusal
2018-11-09 13:23 WEXFORD MAN WHO RAN AFTER A PLANE TO APPEAR IN COURT AGAIN NEXT MONTH
2018-11-09 13:23 THE TAOISEACH IS TONE DEAF WHEN IT COMES TO THE HEALTH SERVICE – HOWLIN
2018-11-09 13:23 WIND AND RAIN WARNINGS ESPECIALLY STRONG IN THE SOUTHEAST
2018-11-09 13:23 BACKSTOP CREATING DIVISIONS BETWEEN MAY AND THE DUP
2018-11-09 13:23 KITTEN HITCHES A RIDE FOR 124 KILOMETRES FROM DUBLIN TO OFFALY
2018-11-08 15:44 WEXFORD PEOPLE URGED TO USE THE TREATMENT PURCHASE SCHEME
2018-11-08 14:35 WEXFORD COULD LOSE HOME GAME TO LIMERICK DUE TO SANCTIONS
2018-11-08 13:23 WEXFORD COUNCIL COULD BE DISCIPLINED OVER FAILURE OF TRAVELLER BUDGET
2018-11-08 13:23 GARDAI INVESTIGATING AFTER PATROL CAR IS SET ON FIRE IN CARRIG-ON-BANNOW
2018-11-08 13:23 11 KILLED AFTER LATEST MASS SHOOTING IN THE US
2018-11-08 13:23 WARM WELCOME FOR NEW PROPOSALS ON CARBON TAX TO COMBAT CLIMATE CHANGE
2018-11-08 13:23 ‘DEFECTIVE’ RECRUITMENT IS HURTING THE HSE – JUDGE
2018-11-08 13:23 TANAISTE CAUTIOUSLY WELCOMING NEWS OF BACKSTOP DEAL
2018-11-07 14:04 A MIXED MID TERMS FOR PRESIDENT TRUMP AS DEMS TAKE THE HOUSE
2018-11-07 13:01 ENNISCORTHY WOMAN HIGHLIGHTS DANGERS OF WALKING ALONE AT NIGHT
2018-11-07 13:01 WEXFORD COUNCIL HASN’T SPENT ANY FUNDS ON TRAVELLER ACCOMMODATION IN THE LAST YEAR
2018-11-07 13:01 WEXFORD TRAWLERS BROUGHT TO COURT OVER UNDERWATER CABLE DAMAGE
2018-11-07 13:01 ALMOST 600 PEOPLE WAITING FOR A HOSPITAL BED IN IRELAND, 30 IN WEXFORD
2018-11-07 13:01 FIANNA FAIL CALL ON THE TAOISEACH TO EXPLAIN HIS POSITION ON THE BACKSTOP
2018-11-06 20:13 FIRST WEXFORD POST OFFICES CLOSE
2018-11-06 20:13 OIREACHTAS COMMITTEE DEBATES PROPOSED ABORTION LAWS
2018-11-06 14:58 Irish Goalkeeper travels with Liverpool to Serbia
2018-11-06 14:58 Southampton Strike Called Up To The Irish Squad
2018-11-05 20:04 HEALTH MINISTER ADDRESSES O’BRIEN COMMENTS
2018-11-05 20:04 WEXFORD COMPANY RECEIVES INVESTMENT BOOST
2018-11-05 19:01 LIDL ANNOUNCES WAGE INCREASE
2018-11-05 19:01 BREXIT TALKS NEARING CRUNCH TIME
Latest news from Ireland
today 06:13 Five men remain in custody following an alleged kidnapping in Drogheda
today 06:13 'Hopefully this really seals it, that we have put this behind us and it is settled'
today 05:47 Menthol ban talks knock 10% off BAT
today 05:47 Retailers ‘must digitise business’ as Black Friday attracts more shoppers
today 05:47 Kingspan shares boosted by profit growth forecast
today 05:47 Blow to Irish fight over EU tech tax
today 05:47 Migos to appear on James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke
today 05:47 Assessing the Premier League's big six after City's roar rocks rivals
today 05:47 Brian O’Driscoll and Tana Umaga write the final chapter of Speargate
today 05:47 Gavin Moynihan on track to regain card
today 05:47 I’m looking forward to having Sundays to myself, says Marc Ó Sé after Gaeltacht retirement
today 05:47 Astronomer says reported ‘UFO’ was probably a meteorite
today 05:47 Parents condemn ‘uncouth’ niche Christmas card messages
today 05:47 Surfer survives eight hours amid 4m waves along Atlantic coast
today 05:47 Shane Ross chat sparks rumours Peter Casey will join Independent Alliance
today 05:47 Suspect in landmark dropped rape case dies
today 05:41 Twilight zones: finding a way home through the half-light
today 05:41 What can the West learn from the rest?
today 05:41 From Damien Hirst to Marcel Duchamp, what makes artists tick?
today 05:41 Speargate 13 years on: O’Driscoll and Umaga bury the hatchet
today 05:41 Séamus Coleman supports James McClean in poppy issue
today 05:40 Khruschev sent Irish diplomat wine after ‘shoe banging’ incident
today 05:40 Ireland’s 1961 application to join EEC fraught with fear of rejection
today 05:40 Officials tried to get JFK to visit Dublin in 1961
today 05:40 Letters show O’Brien had UN authority for actions in Katanga
today 05:37 Migos to appear on James Corden’s Carpool Karaoke
today 05:31 'Incomparable' pink diamond could smash auction record
today 05:31 Death toll from California wildfires rises to 42
today 04:44 Jimmy Kimmel slams Donald Trump as California wildfires death toll rises
today 04:44 Speculation that former junior minister may run as Independent
today 04:44 Vulture funds to avoid tougher regulations despite arrears review
today 04:44 45% don’t check whether new dog is from puppy farm
today 04:44 It's all going swimmingly for Cork's water wizards in international award nominations
today 04:43 Rape survivor begs court to show victims ‘some respect’
today 04:34 Jimmy Kimmel slams Donald Trump as California wildfires death toll rises
today 04:22 Caitlyn Jenner shows shocking exent of devastation surrounding her Malibu home after wildfires
today 04:22 Caitlyn Jenner shows shocking exent of devastation surrounding her Malibu home after wildfires
today 04:22 All Blacks revenge after Ireland's Soldier Field victory was a 'sign of respect', says Johnny Sexton
today 04:22 Garda whistleblower Maurice McCabe 'wouldn't have spoken out if he knew of abuse to come'
today 04:22 Changing behaviours to ensure patient safety in the pharma market
today 03:32 What's really in your bowl of porridge?
today 03:31 Black Friday and Cyber Monday increasingly popular among Irish shoppers
today 03:13 Swiss investment fund wants US business sell-off at Aryzta
today 02:37 Kanye West’s latest album hit by another delay
today 02:29 Lundy: We'll see
today 02:29 Crotty out to haunt Irish
today 02:29 Portlaoise now in red-hot Mannion's targets
today 02:29 Long's delight at Bohs signings
today 02:29 Sexton says Irish have to be able to figure out referee Barnes
today 02:29 Sturridge charged by FA over betting rules
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