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County Wexford Arts Strategy 2017 – 2022: links & background info

Wexford Arts Strategy & Focus Groups Online Survey Arts Officer Luz Burns Arts Act 2003 State Arts Policy ‘Making great art work’ 2015-2025 Creative Wexford Report 2015

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Deadline: Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme, Wed 31/May – info & application details

Background: The Outdoor Recreation Infrastructure Scheme is part of the Government’s Action Plan for Rural Development and will provide funding for the development of new outdoor recreational infrastructure or the necessary maintenance, enhancement or promotion of existing outdoor recreational infrastructure … Continue reading

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Deadline: expressions/interest 5pm Fri 19/May – Town & Village Renewal Scheme – FULL INFO & LINKS

Express an Interest for your local town or village through The Town and Village Renewal Scheme is part of a package of national and local support measures to rejuvenate rural towns and villages throughout Ireland. Expression of Interest application … Continue reading

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To show just the level of esteem in which this man’s life and contribution is held worldwide, here is a selection of coverage on his life and death in the international media: Sinn Fein leader Martin McGuinness dies after … Continue reading

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#MartinMcGuinness in Wexford: from 2011 Presidential Campaign to #GE16 (photos)

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See also: Wexford4McGuinness (Facebook 2011 Presidential campaign) Martin McGuinness at National Plowing Championship 2012 (New Ross) Ferns rally for McGuinness press release After the Presidential election press release Sinn Féin Ard Fheis 2014 – Wexford Ordinary Unionists appealed to by Martin McGuinness … Continue reading

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New Ross #StPatricksDayParade 2017, Co. Wexford, Ireland (photos)

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From the viewing stand – every organisation participating…  Also, check out: Dunbrody Famine Ship & Emigrant Centre The Ros Tapestry The Norman Way The Kennedy Homestead New Ross Tourism Edit

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Passed: my County Council motion in support of common sense in Young Farmer scheme

Motion 13.4, Monday 13/February 2017 Some background and explanation to this, by Sinn Féin MEP Matt Carthy. This Council calls upon the Minister of Agriculture – to recognise the increasingly complex barriers faced by emerging young farmers; – to recognise … Continue reading

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Passed: my New Ross Municipal District motion – proper processing of sewage sludge

Wednsday 8/February 2017 5.1 Notice of Motion -This Municipal council calls for all processing of sewage sludge into biosolids in this County to a class A standard, – to be done at source in wastewater processing facilities; – with a … Continue reading

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Passed: My New Ross Municipal Motions, Wed 14/Dec (estate anti-soc behavior, & demographic policy, CCTV Taghmon):

5.1 Notice of Motion – This municipal council requests as a matter of urgency, a briefing and explanation by the housing officials on A. Policies on dealing with anti-social behaviour in social-housing estates; B. Policies on achieving demographic and community … Continue reading

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Motions: passed (@wexfordcoco ) #BCG (TB) vaccinations, & #SolarFarms

This council notes:- That as recently as the international 2005 survey, over half of European countries give BCG (TB) vaccinations to children up to 12 years old[1]; – That there is currently only one, sole, approved manufacturer & seller of … Continue reading

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