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Ted Kennedy Jr to speak about his father in New Ross
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# Kennedy Family

Ted Kennedy Jr to speak about his father in New Ross

Sep 6th 2013, 10:29 AM 4,615 Views 22 Comments

He will speak about his father at the inaugural Edward M Kennedy Lecture at the Kennedy Summer School.

Man arrested as cannabis found in bedroom of Wexford house
# Drugs
# Drugs

Man arrested as cannabis found in bedroom of Wexford house

Jul 16th 2013, 8:30 PM 9,667 Views 55 Comments

The gardaí, acting on foot of a warrant, seized €24,000 of cannabis at a house in New Ross earlier today.

Magdalene group seeks meeting with Shatter over 'deeply unfair' redress scheme
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# Magdalene

Magdalene group seeks meeting with Shatter over 'deeply unfair' redress scheme

Jun 27th 2013, 10:10 PM 7,956 Views 40 Comments

The compensation scheme announced this week falls far short of what’s required, survivors say.

“The Kennedys were more than emigrants” – 50 years on, Wexford remembers JFK
# JFK 50
# JFK 50

“The Kennedys were more than emigrants” – 50 years on, Wexford remembers JFK

Jun 22nd 2013, 9:20 PM 13,412 Views 87 Comments

Thousands of people are attending events in New Ross today to mark JFK’s visit to the town half a century ago.

Will you have a cup of tea Taoiseach? Caroline Kennedy reenacts famous tea scene
# JFK 50
# JFK 50

Will you have a cup of tea Taoiseach? Caroline Kennedy reenacts famous tea scene

Jun 22nd 2013, 4:31 PM 10,586 Views 39 Comments

The only surviving daughter of US President John F Kennedy, Caroline, and his grandchildren are in New Ross today for the JFK 50 celebrations.

Thousands join Kennedy's relations in New Ross for JFK 50 celebrations
# JFK 50
# JFK 50

Thousands join Kennedy's relations in New Ross for JFK 50 celebrations

Jun 22nd 2013, 12:24 PM 7,076 Views 23 Comments

The only surviving daughter of US President John F Kennedy, Caroline, and his grandchildren will be in New Ross today for the celebrations.

Pics: Only ever flame taken from JFK's grave lands in Ireland for JFK 50
# JFK 50
# JFK 50

Pics: Only ever flame taken from JFK's grave lands in Ireland for JFK 50

Jun 20th 2013, 2:52 PM 9,727 Views 59 Comments

The flame was given to the Irish Naval Service, who will transport it to New Ross aboard the Irish naval vessel LE ORLA.

Two men arrested after burglary and fire at Chief Whip's office
# Burglary
# Burglary

Two men arrested after burglary and fire at Chief Whip's office

May 10th 2013, 2:28 PM 9,630 Views 28 Comments

The men were also arrested in connection with a similar incident at a solicitor’s office in New Ross.

Live music, Anne Doyle and a big flame lined up for 50th anniversary of JFK visit
# JFK
# JFK

Live music, Anne Doyle and a big flame lined up for 50th anniversary of JFK visit

Apr 22nd 2013, 10:13 AM 7,896 Views 11 Comments

Irish dancer Michael Flatley will also make an appearance as well as some of Kennedy’s relatives.

Gardaí issue appeal over missing 15-year-old in Wexford
# Missing
# Missing

Gardaí issue appeal over missing 15-year-old in Wexford

Mar 22nd 2013, 9:50 PM 17,382 Views 26 Comments

Lori Ann Plunkett was last seen at 2pm on 14 March wearing blue leggings and a khaki green jacket.

Haulage company fined €1m over accident that killed two people
# Courts
# Courts

Haulage company fined €1m over accident that killed two people

Feb 25th 2013, 2:44 PM 17,773 Views 14 Comments

Nolan Transport pleaded guilty at Wexford Circuit Court this morning, over a fatal road accident in July 2007.

Enda at the ploughing before championships draw to a close
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Enda at the ploughing before championships draw to a close

Sep 27th 2012, 8:36 PM 7,812 Views 15 Comments

Photos of the Taoiseach on this walkabout, meeting and greeting the patrons and participants in New Ross.

Over 50,000 brave the mud and rain for National Ploughing Championships
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Over 50,000 brave the mud and rain for National Ploughing Championships

Sep 25th 2012, 9:45 PM 14,010 Views 19 Comments

The event held at New Ross in Wexford was also attended by President Michael D Higgins.

Pastures anew for National Ploughing Championships
# Ploughing
# Ploughing

Pastures anew for National Ploughing Championships

Sep 25th 2012, 10:20 AM 6,931 Views 13 Comments

After spending the last three years in Kildare, the 81st National Ploughing Championships has moved to the (hopefully) sunny South-East.

Masked man robs cash from Wexford post office
# Robbery
# Robbery

Masked man robs cash from Wexford post office

Jul 31st 2012, 7:10 AM 2,670 Views 5 Comments

A man in a balaclava made off with a sum of cash from a post office in Ramsgrange yesterday afternoon.

London 2012: Introducing... Gráinne Murphy
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# 7 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Gráinne Murphy

Jul 20th 2012, 2:50 PM 3,991 Views 3 Comments

Under Jimmy’s spotlight today is a triple European champion swimmer at junior level.

New DIT campus at Grangegorman to be part of €2bn stimulus package
# Stimulus
# Stimulus

New DIT campus at Grangegorman to be part of €2bn stimulus package

Jul 17th 2012, 8:44 AM 8,969 Views 40 Comments

Schools, healthcare and roads are also likely to benefit from measures being announced by the government later today.

JFK's 1963 Ireland visit marked with year of events
# Jfk50
# Jfk50

JFK's 1963 Ireland visit marked with year of events

Jul 3rd 2012, 11:21 AM 9,908 Views 16 Comments

It has been 50 years since the late JFK visited Ireland – so his ancestral home of Wexford has unveiled a year of events to mark the historic occasion.

Man's body found in Wexford home
# New Ross
# New Ross

Man's body found in Wexford home

May 29th 2012, 8:51 AM 3,244 Views 5 Comments

It is believed the man’s body may have lain in the house for some time. A post-mortem is being undertaken today to determine the cause of death.

Woman killed after car and truck collide in Co Wexford
# Roads
# Roads

Woman killed after car and truck collide in Co Wexford

Feb 17th 2012, 10:09 PM 5,834 Views 1 Comment

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses to yesterday evening’s crash at Shambough, New Ross.

Missing Wexford teenager found safe and well
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# Located

Missing Wexford teenager found safe and well

Feb 4th 2012, 4:33 PM 6,141 Views 12 Comments

The 16-year-old had last been seen on Wednesday, sparking a garda appeal for information about his location.

Missing 16-year-old Carl McGuinness believed to be in Dublin
# Missing
# Missing

Missing 16-year-old Carl McGuinness believed to be in Dublin

Feb 3rd 2012, 8:00 PM 6,014 Views 4 Comments

The teenager from New Ross, Wexford was last seen on Wednesday.

Major fire breaks out in Co Wexford town
# Fire
# Fire

Major fire breaks out in Co Wexford town

Jan 20th 2012, 6:44 PM 5,775 Views 18 Comments

At least four fire brigade units are attending the scene in New Ross, where an apartment block on the town’s quay is ablaze.

Elderly woman killed in Co Wexford road accident
# Road Deaths
# Road Deaths

Elderly woman killed in Co Wexford road accident

Jan 1st 2012, 6:42 PM 4,278 Views 3 Comments

The woman in her 60s died at lunchtime and a second woman is in hospital – she is the second road fatality of 2012.

Man in his 80s killed in farmhouse fire
# Fire
# Fire

Man in his 80s killed in farmhouse fire

Dec 23rd 2011, 8:13 PM 3,969 Views 7 Comments

The body of a pensioner was discovered at the isolated dwelling in Wexford earlier today, gardaí have confirmed.