Wexford Woman Issues Charity Christmas Appeal For Sick Children In Hospital

Christmas is a time for giving... While a lot of us celebrate Christmas in our homes with our loved ones, some are forced to celebrate Christmas in a hospital bed. That will be the case for many children this Christmas. Bunclody woman, Clodagh Mahon, has issued an appeal for donations: "I will be doing a …

Former Wexford Selector Takes Over Senior Inter-County Team

A former Wexford selector has moved into management... It has been confirmed that Stephen Molumphy has taken over the Kerry Senior hurling team for the upcoming season. Molumphy teamed up with Fitzgerald in 2018, and the former Déise star helped to guide the Yellowbellies to their first Leinster title since 2004. After Wexford's Leinster final …

Wexford Psychologist Shares Some Helpful Tips For Dealing With Stress

New Wexford Weekly columnist Aimee NicAmhlaoidh wants to help Wexford Weekly readers... Aimee, who works as a psychologist, will delve into some of the issues facing our society in a weekly column published on our website. With Wexford, Ireland, and the world facing an array of problems, often our Mental Health is shoved to one …

Column: The Wexford Beatle – George Harrison’s Surprising Wexford Connection

Famed musician and songwriter George Harrison had close ties to ‘The Model County’… When The Beatles touched down in Dublin in 1963, ‘Beatlemania’ was in full swing. Standing on the airport tarmac, John Lennon proclaimed ‘We’re all Irish’. Indeed, all four Beatles have claimed their ancestry can be traced to the Emerald Isle. From Lennon …

New Drone Footage Shows Cool Views Of Wexford’s Wind Farm

Some cool Ariel drone footage has been published to YouTube which showcases some close-ups of a unique area in Wexford... The drone flies around Ballywater Wind Farm in County Wexford, courtesy of videographer John Healy. The Wind Farm has twenty-one 2 MW wind turbines, so it has a capacity of 42 MW of electricity and …

Courtown Development: Watch Video Released Of Plans For Luxury Hotel

Remember the article we published last year about the proposed plans for Courtown... Well, it looks like those plans are starting to come to fruition as plans for the Bayview Hotel in Courtown have been released to the public following the old hotel's successful destruction. Pic via Courtown Revival (Facebook) A video of the plans …

Wexford TD Calls On Government To Tackle The Lack Of Day-Service Availability

A Wexford TD has called on the Government to tackle yet another pressing issue in Wexford... Sinn Féin TD for Wexford Deputy Johnny Mythen has raised with the Tánaiste the need for a day care service for people with dementia in Co. Wexford. Deputy Mythen said: “I have raised with the Tánaiste the total lack …

Foreign National Truck Driver In Gorey Guilty Of Dangerous Drink Driving

A foreign national truck driver recently pled guilty to drink driving in Gorey... Last month, a truck was noticed swerving and veering across lanes on the motorway, and if it wasn't for the quick-thinking of one onlooker, things could have been a lot worse. The Wexford Garda Division issued a brief statement this evening which …

Wexford 1996 All-Ireland Jersey Back In Stock To Celebrate Historic Occasion

Wexford supporters are some of the most passionate out there.. We are a passionate bunch down here in the Sunny South East. Across Ireland, we're associated with that famous win back 25 years ago. Wexford were crowned All-Ireland hurling champions in 1996, and it's a day that lives fondly in the memories of many. Irish-based …

Pensioners Raffling Off Their Forever Home In Wexford For Charity

Two pensioners have decided to raffle off their forever home in Wexford... Both David and Jane Joynes are raffling their ‘forever' home in Wexford through a reputable raffle company, Raffall.com. Not just that, but Worldwide Cancer Research will also benefit from the raffle. The pair will give a maximum of 10% of the total revenue; …