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The Rose-Rock story: Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy vs Pink Rock names for New Ross N25 Bypass bridge, explained

A timeline and summary of the New Ross N25 Bypass bridge, public discussion of names, and naming process. (1993, 1994) 2018: Mammoth River Barrow Bridge Will Be Made Up of 27,000m3 of Kilmacow Concrete – Afloat.ie: …the Killkenny People writes … Continue reading

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Newsletter: #LiadhForPresident, @JPPhenan’s Puckoon, PO closure, Media round-up, waste by-laws, #TreesForWexford

“Liadh Ní Riada is a true friend of Wexford” Cllr Johnny Mythen – WexfordToday.com  (see photos of Liadh in Co. Wexford here) “I thought I’d woken up in a Spike Milligan novel”: in Foulkesmill village, Minister John Paul Phelan’s boundary commission … Continue reading

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@LiadhNiRiadaMEP selected as presidential candidate by @SinnFeinIreland – here are some of her Wexford visits photos

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Cardinal Wuerl wrote a book called “What Do You Want To Know?” Here’s our top 10 responses:

10. How Do You Sleep at Night? (Francis Bacon, 1960 – Seated Figure/Red Cardinal. Nighty night, babe) 9. Whose body of written work do you find more horrifying? a) Stephen King; b) HP Lovecraft; c) the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report? … Continue reading

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[Update 6/July] @IrishWater issues Conservation Order (hosepipe ban): 8am Fri 6/July->midnight Tue 31/July as drought continues

Irish Water appealing to everyone to conserve water as drought conditions continues across the country and National Water Conservation Order Comes into effect Driest June on record in the Phoenix Park since 1850 with Met Éireann forecasting drought conditions to … Continue reading

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Tips to help you conserve water

• Leak free: Check that your home is leak free. Check for running overflows and fix any dripping taps, cisterns or pipes • Don’t let the tap run: Brushing your teeth with the tap running can use up to a staggering 6 … Continue reading

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@WexfordCoCo @IrishAmerica @IrishCentral US Naval WWI memorial Wexford unveiled to flyover facing Comm John Barry

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My speech in favour of allowing Conscientious Objection on Abortion (motion 95) at #SFAF18

Update: for clarity, this is the entire original text, with parts edited into 90 second speech in bold. Speaking in favour of Motion 95, with reference to 93, but independent of it. Motion 93 seems to effectively place the default … Continue reading

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Battle of Ross 1798 re-enactment: Sat 16/June 2pm

The Battle of Ross from the 1798 Rebellion will be re-enacted by a group of 1798 re-enactors on Mary St/Quay St in New Ross on Saturday 16th June at 1400hrs. Continue reading

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The Unborn Identity: why accepting limited choice is compatible with voting “No” in this referendum

A dear friend in a US college was raped. I believe I offered to drive her to an abortion clinic if needed. Privately, I was probably even ready to pay for it. And yet, I will be voting “no” in … Continue reading

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