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# Wexford

9th June 2023
# Wexford
Wexford General Hospital's emergency unit to reopen next month, four months after fire
Wexford General Hospital’s emergency department will reopen on 25 July.
This week
4th June 2023 - 10th June 2023
# Tailteann Cup
New Yorkers on their way for Tailteann Cup debut
Dr Cullen Park to host Johnny McGeeney’s New York in preliminary round clash.
Last week
28th May 2023 - 10th June 2023
# park it
National Parks and Wildlife Service urges against barbecues and fires in public places
The appeal comes after a nature reserve in Wexford saw three separate fires in 24 hours.
# Ravenwood
Fire crews return to Co Wexford nature reserve after blaze that burned through two acres of forest
Fire crews were called twice to attend blazes in the forest last night.
# designated survivors
Wexford escape relegation with dramatic comeback win over Kilkenny
Wexford stepped back from the abyss with a 4-23 to 5-18 win.
# designated survivors
Wexford escape relegation with dramatic comeback win over Kilkenny
Wexford stepped back from the abyss with a 4-23 to 5-18 win.
Last month
May 2023
# Wexford
Man charged in connection with fatal assault in Enniscorthy
A man in his 40s died following the assault on Thursday.
# Fatal Stabbing
Man (40s) killed after assault at Wexford house
A family liaison officer has been appointed as a full garda investigation into the assault is underway.
# scathing
'Spineless' Wexford spiralling out of control - Tyrrell
Westmeath came from 16 points down at half time to beat Darragh Egan’s side, who are now in danger of dropping to the Joe McDonagh Cup.
# operation tara
Gardaí seize €660,000 worth of cannabis in Enniscorthy
No one was arrested during the operation and gardaí said investigations are ongoing.
# U20
Late Wexford scoring burst secures win over Kilkenny and Leinster final place
Wexford lost last year’s final to Kilkenny by a point.
# Gorey
Man dies while working on building site in Co Wexford
Gardaí and emergency services were alerted to the incident at around 9.15am this morning.
This year
# Lovely Hurling
0-13 for Niland as Galway ease past Wexford in their Leinster opener
The margin of victory would have been much greater had the Tribe not hit 14 wides.
# smalltooth sand tiger
Rare shark washes up on Co Wexford shore, in what’s believed to be first in Ireland
The 14ft female smalltooth sand tiger shark is at the upper end of the size limits for the species.
# New Ross
Major fire at New Ross furniture premises brought under control
Pictures from the scene showed a large fire in the area, with smoke billowing from building.
# Waterford
University Hospital Waterford closed to all visitors due to Covid-19 outbreak
Pressures on UHW has intensified since a fire in Wexford General Hospital, after which some patients were transferred to Waterford.
# Southeast
Appeals for plan to cope with waiting lists as Wexford A&E could remain shut for six months
While services have been resuming at the hospital, its emergency department remains closed.
# Cocaine
Man arrested with €2.4 million of cocaine at Rosslare Europort
The drugs were discovered when Revenue officers stopped and searched a vehicle that had exited a ferry from Cherbourg, France.
# Onwards
Hayes and Gillane grab goals as Limerick book league semi-final spot with 11-point win
John Kiely’s side will meet Tipperary in a final-four tie next weekend.
# Wexford General Hospital
Acute assessment and minor injuries units reopening at Wexford hospital, but ED remains closed
From today, Wexford General Hospital will be operating an Acute Medical Assessment Unit.
# Rebels
Late Cork comeback delivers victory at home against Wexford
Pat Ryan’s side have now bagged a place in the league semi-finals.
# Rewind
'Incredible hurling matches' - 30 years on from Cork Wexford league final trilogy
The counties meet today in Páirc Uí Chaoimh, three decades ago they clashed in the league final.
# Wexford
Patients are beginning to be returned back to Wexford General Hospital after fire
The Ireland East Hospital Group said the process of bringing patients back “will take several weeks”.
# Wexford General Hospital
Wexford hospital reopens for maternity services as Taoiseach to visit after fire
The Taoiseach is due to visit the hospital today to discuss how quickly services can be restored
# Wexford General Hospital
Wexford General Hospital maternity services to resume tomorrow following yesterday's fire
Over 200 patients needed to be evacuated from the hospital after a fire broke out in the plant room yesterday.
# Fire
All patients being evacuated from Wexford General Hospital after fire breaks out
Wexford County Council is urging members of the public to avoid the area.
Wexford Fire Service received an emergency call at 3.42pm today about the fire at the hospital.
Wexford County Council is urging members of the public to avoid the area.
No casualties have been reported.
# hit for six
Banner raise six green flags to overwhelm Wexford
Clare forwards show their class on chastening day for home team.
# Road Closure
Man dies in three-vehicle collision in Wexford
Part of the N25 road between Wexford and New Ross remains closed.
# European Parliament
Mick Wallace: 'Mistake' not to declare financial interest as paid company advisor
Mick Wallace MEP also said that his claim that he owned three wine bars in Dublin was “inaccurate”.
# Wrap
Donoghue's Dublin and Egan's Wexford pick up first hurling league wins
The Dubs held on for a three-point victory over Antrim, while Wexford ran out comfortable winners in Westmeath.
# Wexford
Gardaí renew appeal on 25th anniversary of disappearance and murder of Fiona Sinnott
Fiona was last seen after leaving Butler’s Pub in Broadway, Co Wexford, on 8 February 1998.
# Wrap
Cavan and Offaly continue winning ways; McEntee's Sligo overcome McConville's Wicklow
In Division 4, Leitrim and Laois lead the way with two wins from two.
# Strong start
Galway stride clear in second half for an opening-day win away to Wexford
Henry Shefflin’s side reeled off 10 unanswered points in the second half to win a league fixture that doubled as the Walsh Cup final.
# Saturday Night Lights
Galway and Wexford claim Walsh Cup wins, Derry beat Tyrone to lift Dr McKenna Cup title
Here’s how this evening’s pre-season provincial GAA action unfolded.
# Stadium of Light
Wexford GAA hope floodlights can attract bumper neutral games and Ed Sheeran concert
Over 12,000 tickets have already been sold to the first game under lights at Chadwicks Wexford Park this weekend.
Last year
# Wexford
Garda hospitalised with serious upper body injury after Wexford stolen car incident
A garda spokesperson said that the events unfolded in Willow Park estate in Gorey, Co Wexford.
# Wexford
Man (80s) dies after being struck by van in Co Wexford
The incident occurred on the N25 in Killinick at around 5pm yesterday evening.
# enniscorthy
Woman arrested over dog attack that left child with serious injuries in Co Wexford
The incident happened on Sunday, 27 November in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford.
# Another departure
Long-serving Wexford forward and 2019 Leinster winner calls time on inter-county career
Paul Morris has been hailed as ‘one of Wexford’s greatest servants’.
# enniscorthy
Martin says we need 'to go back to the drawing board' on dog legislation after Wexford attack
The attack has fueled discussion of dog ownership since the weekend.