The week in pictures for 2012-09-18
INDEPENDENT MEP Nessa Childers came to Enniscorthy at the weekend to offer her services to communities around County Wexford opposed to giant EirGrid pylons.
THE inquest into the death of 48 year old crash victim Marie Johnston from Clone in Monamolin returned a finding of accidental death. The fatality occurred at Tinnock, between Oulart and Enniscorthy in June of last year.
THE COURT of Criminal Appeal ruled it would be unjust to jail a man who avoided a prison term and was instead fined €1,500 in 2011 for dangerous driving causing the death of a 21-year-old Adamstown woman, despite finding the sentence too lenient.
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A GARDA raid on a Davidstown house close to the parish national school last week netted at least €100,000 worth of cannabis plants, according to the force.
GARDAI are investigating a burglary at a house at Gorey Hill last Sunday.
WEXFORD councillors looking for information about burst pipes in Barntown or sewage spills in Saltmills may soon be ringing a Cork call centre in search of answers.
THE phenomenon of heavy manhole covers popping up at times of heavy rain will soon be a thing of the past in Wexford town.
A CLONROCHE MAN went viral on social media this week with his unusual attempt to secure work.
AN ENNISCORTHY woman who claimed social welfare benefits, while her husband purchased a €150,000 house in Bunclody, in cash, was ordered at Gorey District Court last week to produce her bank statements for the past year.