Category Archives: New Ross

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 – …the Killkenny People writes … Continue reading

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@GasNetIrl diversion details letter & maps: Newbawn to Foulkesmill (incl Glenroe & Garryrichard) Jan 6-Feb 19

  Ref: GWT-09 December 2015 Re: Works in your Area – Gas to Wexford town –Newbawn Cross to Foulksmills Dear Resident, On behalf of Gas Networks Ireland, I would like to inform you of forthcoming construction works in your area.  These works … Continue reading

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My Electric Vehicle motions pass at Municipal & County level

10th/December 2014: New Ross Municipal District meeting passed unanimously – That New Ross Municipal Council requests ESB Ecars to install: – a Fast Charge Point in one of the car parks in new Ross at the Dunbrody Ship; – a standard … Continue reading

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2nd Annual Michael O’Hanrahan Lecture: “Cumann na mBán & Irish Republicanism”, 4pm Sat 4/Oct

By MEP Liadh Ní Riada. 4pm. Free music to follow, 5-7pm. More info to follow here and at (Liadh will also be opening my new office at 23 South Street at 3pm; please come along and meet us).

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Sinn Féin Office New Ross Opening: Saturday 4/October, 3pm

With Liadh Ní Riada MEP Ireland South. 23 South Street, New Ross. 051-432134 new constituency contact number. (Followed at 4pm by 2nd Annual Michael O’Hanrahan Lecture, by Liadh Ní Riada MEP: “Cumann na mBán and Irish Republicanism”; Followed at 5-7pm … Continue reading

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Inaugural Michael O’ Hanrahan weekend will have something for all the family

“The Michael O’ Hanrahan Memorial Lecture will bring an eclectic mix of speakers to a non political audience.” “As well as an historical lecture on the life and times of 1916 rebel leader Michael O’ Hanrahan, there will also be … Continue reading

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No justification for abandoned buildings during social housing crisis

Waiting lists for local authority houses are growing across County Wexford,” Mr O’ Connell said. “This is down to the recession and the fact that social housing spending has been slashed by 19% since Fine Gael and Labour entered power … Continue reading

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Hunger Strike vigils draw attention in New Ross

Two vigils held to mark the 32nd anniversary of the H-Blocks Hunger Strikes were held in New Ross town last week. Good crowds gathered on the fantastic new quay front and by the 1798 memorial in Irishtown on the anniversary … Continue reading

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Dunbrody Emigration Center, New Ross: 2012 Irish America Hall of Fame announced by Irish America Magazine

From – 2012 Irish America Hall of Fame inductees are announced; Exclusive look at the Irish american leaders who make up the 2012 class: The 2012 Irish America Hall of Fame class has been announced by Irish America Magazine. … Continue reading

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