Why do our tongues matter?
FROM an early age our tongues play some very important roles.
The various twists and turns are being given some final practice this week as the Buffers Alley Strictly Club Dancing gets set to take to the floor at the Ashdown Park Hotel on Friday, February 14.
Monart Destination Spa has added to it luxurious facilities with a brand new award-winning hi-tech attraction: a custom built and custom...
IT WAS another fabulous week for the NWSPCA with many animals finding loving homes.
It was Sam's sixth birthday, and he was playing under the kitchen table as his family gathered to celebrate.
No need to join a republican dissident group or take up with the jihad in Afghanistan. No need to buy a licence or enlist with the Army reserve.
Recent pieces in this column about places in an around Oylegate and Ferns have prompted a response from the fount of all wisdom – that is Conchubhar Ó Crualaoich. He hails from Wexford but is one of the leading practical authorities on place names, especially Irish...
The challenge of passing a family farm from one generation to the next will be addressed at a Teagasc information meeting and clinic at the Riverside Park hotel in Enniscorthy on Wednesday, February 5. Sessions will take place at 10.30 a.m. and 2.15 p.m. The event on inheritance is open to all farm families by booking with Teagasc in Enniscorthy (053)92 39210.
Why do children always get sick during the night? It's one of life's greatest conundrums isn't it? There you are fast asleep in your leaba, all snuggled up under the duvet and suddenly you...
I have learned that there are many occasions in this life when a parent needs to know to pull back, and leave a child be.
THERE were success stories all round this week for the NWSPCA. Siblings Lilly and Jack left the cattery, followed by long term resident Frankie.
ROPERTY prices aren't rising in the Model County, but after years of decline, the market is relatively stable. In some areas there are shortages, with auctioneers saying the market is delicately balanced between supply and demand.
Next Sunday, February 2 is World Wetlands Day and on that day we are all invited to celebrate our great wealth of wetlands heritage. World Wetlands Day is celebrated on February 2 each year because that date is the anniversary of the adapting of the Convention on Wetlands of...
maria pepper The Bishop of Ferns, Dr. Denis Brennan has said families should appreciate the important role of grandparents in the lives of children.
RTE's Operation Transformation is teaming up with the Irish Sports Council to organise walks in 42 locations nationwide including Wexford. The walks will take place around the country on Saturday next, January 18.
COLAISTE Abbáin principal Senan Lillis jokes that he has letters after his name. The letters are BC, which stand for 'Before Computer', acknowledging that he is old enough to recall an era when boards were black and a mouse was something which ate cheese.
Planning permission has been granted for a development of 15 houses at Creagh Demesne.News
St Aidan's church in Ferns was crowded last week as her many friends in and around the...News
A JUDGE has said that a psychological report on a convicted Co. Wexford child rapist makes 'no difference' to the 15-year sentence he...News
WITH Hallow'een just around the corner, the children of Castletown National School were treated to a timely and very welcome visit...News
GOREY Councillor Malcolm Byrne missed last week's meeting of Gorey Municipal District, because he was in a road traffic accident...News
RIVERCHAPEL National School should be given 'DEIS' school status, last week's meeting of Gorey Municipal District was told.News
SheELAGH McQuade and family threw open the doors of their Riverchapel home recently to hold a 'Paint it Pink' coffee afternoon in aid...News
A CENTURY after families in the parish of Craanford lost nine cherished sons and brothers on the battlefields of Europe, a monument...News
SO the Live Shows are...News
THERE was anger and disgust in Riverchapel last Wednesday morning as children arrived to find the local school was spray-painted with...News