Breathing life into our local history
Applications open for Sports Capital Programme
With the announcement last week of a new round of Sports Capital Programme funding, Declan Cobbe of Ardmore Rovers has said that this type of funding is vital for sports clubs in Wicklow.
Craft fair raises nearly €800 for Parkinson's
The residents of FirstCare, Blainroe Lodge recently raised close to €800 for The Parkinson's Association of Ireland.
Wicklow Rose hopefuls put through paces
It's not just anyone that can become the Wicklow Rose you know!
Fundraiser for baby Bobby
Myles Buchanan A number of fundraisers are being lined up for an ill baby from Wicklow who requires specialist care over in the UK if he is to survive.
Pushing Wicklow forward
Born and bred in Wicklow town, Leslie Bradshaw still resides in the same home he was raised in as a child.
East Coast Coffee day on in April
The East Coast FM Wicklow Wide Coffee Morning is on the horizon, with the date set for April 17 and the kettle on.
Fashion show in aid of Emily (11)
A fundraising fashion show takes place in Arklow on Friday, March 20, to help a local girl who is the only child in the world to suffer from a rare genetic disorder.
It's showtime in the world of pedigree dogs
Pete Wedderburn March is the unofficial peak of the dog show season. Last week, Crufts, known as "the world's largest dog show", took place in Birmingham, with over 20000 dogs being exhibited. Meanwhile, the Irish Kennel Club has its own flagship championship show this...
Buzzard numbers continue to rise in the north
Jim Hurley Several readers have commented on the fact that Buzzards are becoming much more plentiful and have queried where the birds are coming from. The answer is twofold.
Are you getting enough nutrients from your diet?
Clair Whitt I heard a doctor on TV today saying that there is no point in taking...
Support National Tree Week
Andrew Collyer Last week was national tree week when the Tree Council of Ireland promotes the planting of trees across the country.
'Bike for Life' to run for six months
Bike for Life will be taking place in Greystones from April to September 2015.
Exploring the past, present and future
A wise saying goes that man cannot affect any serious change in the future without fully understanding the past. One man dedicated to learning all of the lessons that the past has to teach us is Wicklow archaeologist Christiaan Corlett.
New seabird project due to start in April
Dr. Steve Newtown, a BirdWatch Ireland seabird conservation officer, will give a short talk on the Bray Head Seabird Project due to start this April.
Fairtrade Bake-Off contest
The time to enter the 'Fairtrade Bake Off' is here. The competition is open to everyone from age 6 years to 16 years with three age categories 1. 6yrs - 8yrs 2. 9yrs - 12yrs 3. 13yrs - 16yrs. Local shops have been displaying Fairtrade products and ingredients they have in...
Drug-driving case dismissed
A man accused of driving under the influence of drugs had the case dismissed at Wicklow District Court last Thursday.News
Man found slumped over wheel of van with engine running
A man accused of failing to give a sample after urinating in a patrol van will be back before...News
Man assaulted while putting money in meter
A man who kicked another male on the ground at 11 in the morning was fined €350 for assault.News
Harriers avoid conviction on technicality
A judge said he was not impressed with the...News
Work on the new Rathnew playground will commence shortly once an...News
Fifty-one present as homeless since start of year
Dozens of concerned Arklow residents have presented as homeless to Wicklow County...News
Garda cleared of of forgery
A Bray detective has been acquitted of forging a letter from the Director of Public Prosecutions in relation to the investigation...News
Jim and Madge Bolger mark milestone 50 years together
Jim and Madge Bolger celebrated 50 years of...News
Over €6m allocated in Leader funding
Over €6 million has been allocated to Wicklow for...News
Rising burial costs 'down to greed'
Cllr John Snell has lashed out at Wicklow County Council for failing to consult with the public or local representatives before raising the...News