Category Archives: Heritage

My county motion passed: inclusively & respectfully remembering “the Wild Geese” on 11/November

This council, recognising: – the historical impact of the Irish who – like the Wild Geese – have fought abroad throughout the centuries, out of necessity or commitment; – the sacrifices and traumas of both fighters and survivors of those … Continue reading

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

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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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#TerraNostra Exhibition talk 3 @WexLibraries Wexford Town today 7pm – Tom Mooney, poets & landscape

Tom Mooney will examine the work of contemporary Irish poets to explore the layers of story and meaning, and show how the landscape is freshly minted by their verse Continue reading

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Dare to be Wild @WexfordCoCo #TerraNostra talk w/Mary Reynolds, Jim Hurley 5:30pm today

Date: Thursday, March 15th Time: 5:30pm Speakers:  Nature Expert Jim Hurley & Reformed Gardener and Nature Activist Mary Reynolds Venue: Wexford County Council Offices, Carricklawn, Wexford Booking not necessary, all are welcome to attend. For more information on the exhibition … Continue reading

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Excited about @thelodgersmovie in @StMichaelsTheat – thanks! Big win for http://wexfordfilmlocations.ie/ & @wexfordcoco too

https://www.avclub.com/home-is-where-the-ghosts-are-in-the-moldy-gothic-horror-1823208696 Home is where the ghosts are in the moldy Gothic horror of The Lodgers If you’ve got at your disposal a location as perfect as Loftus Hall—the 14th century manor home and self-proclaimed “most haunted house in Ireland”—it’d be … 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: IrishCentral.com: Sinn Fein leader Martin McGuinness dies after … Continue reading

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Inis Corthaidh | #EnniscorthyRising #jointherising 1916-2016 republican commemoration

                    

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Loch Garman | Wexford town, #EasterRising Sunday 1916 centenary republican commemoration

                             

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