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wexford / arts and media / press release Tuesday September 12, 2017 12:23 by Wexford Documentary 1 image 1 attached file
This September sees the much-anticipated return of The 5th Wexford Documentary Film Festival, a jam-packed 3-day festival of international, national, and local films. The festival takes place in the picturesque fishing village of Kilmore Quay, County Wexford from Friday 22nd – Sunday 24th September 2017. Screening of films will be in the local Stella Maris Centre, and in many interesting and unexpected off-site venues throughout the village. The festival includes post screenings Q&As with international directors, discussions, lively debates, and a variety of film workshops. The Wexford Documentary film festival is gaining strength and popularity, by providing the public with the opportunity to see award winning national and international documentary films and 2017 is no exception! read full story / add a comment
wexford / animal rights / press release Thursday December 11, 2014 10:30 by Bernie Wright 1 comment (last - friday december 12, 2014 15:32) 1 image
HUNT RUN AMOK IN OILGATE VILLAGE
WEXFORD HUNT RUNS AMOK IN OILGATE VILLAGE.
Last Wednesday at 3pm as kids were being collected from the local National school in Oilgate ,Co Wexford locals were confronted by a dead fox being left outside the school gate and blocked roads and congestion . This melee was caused by the local Ballinagore hunt according to Gardai reports.
Also the local church Parish priest has advised the hunt that they were not allowed trespass on church property but they ignored the rule and rode in anyway.
Locals have told us the hunt blocked up the bottle bank area, parked at houses where school parents were collecting kids and the DEAD FOX left outside the school upset children and parents.
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wexford / eu / press release Wednesday April 25, 2012 10:51 by Oisín Ó Conail 7 comments (last - friday april 27, 2012 19:07)
The new County Chairman of Wexford Sinn Féin has called for a no vote to the so-called "Fiscal Compact" Treaty in the upcoming referendum - (formally, the intergovernmental Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic and Monetary Union). Oisín Ó Conail, a farmer and recent economics graduate from Foulkesmill, was elected the new Chairperson of Sinn Féin in County Wexford, at a Comhairle Ceantar meeting in Enniscorthy last Tuesday night. Mr Ó Conail said his first duty would be to help lead the County Wexford campaign of opposition to what he terms ‘the Permanent Austerity Treaty’. read full story / add a comment
wexford / bin tax / household tax / water tax / press release Thursday February 09, 2012 15:33 by O. O'Connell 2 comments (last - thursday february 09, 2012 21:25)
“Our core concerns remain: what are the actual tank standards? What assistance will be available if we now need to upgrade our systems, despite having complied by the rules that the institutions of state set previously? Instead of answering these questions, Minister Phil Hogan has introduced draconian legislation which dictates that householders will be dragged through the courts and may be fined up to €5,000 if they cannot comply with his secret standards. The heavy-handedness, and lack of clarity surrounding this scheme stinks.” read full story / add a comment
wexford / rights, freedoms and repression / news report Wednesday May 26, 2010 14:20 by Trade Union TV 1 video file
Last Saturday over 4,000 people came from all over Wexford County and beyond to demonstrate to defend services at Wexford General Hospital. read full story / add a comment
wexford / animal rights / news report Sunday July 23, 2006 01:38 by animal liberation Front supporters Group 30 comments (last - friday july 13, 2007 23:18) 3 images
The Animal Liberation Front have upheld their promise to force Courtneys'
Circus Vegas off the road.
This Circus set up in Gorey,County Wexford had over 40 signs removed and
destroyed under cloak of darkness.
They have been using makeshift signs for a three ring circus,(with three
ring blacked out) a name they previously used as they are now very low
on advertising signs due to continuous attacks read full story / add a comment
wexford / bin tax / household tax / water tax / press release Friday April 23, 2004 11:04 by Jonah 21 comments (last - monday april 26, 2004 12:59)
Bin Tax Update in Wexford read full story / add a comment
Staff in sections of Wexford County Council are to be balloted for all-out strike action in support of a colleague who was made redundant last month. read full story / add a comment