Courtown

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A gathering of 400  watching   the release of four grey seal pups back into the sea following their rehabilitation at Seal Rescue Ireland. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

There’s a light breeze and intermittent sunshine on the beach north of Courtown Harbour in Co Wexford. About 400 people have gathered to witness the r(...)

A man who ended up with a serious head injury after allegedly falling on stairs when he stayed over at a colleague’s house after an office Christmas party has settled his High Court action for €550,000. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times.

A man who ended up with a serious head injury after allegedly falling on stairs when he stayed over at a colleague’s house after an office Christmas p(...)

Daniel Pereira from Brazil, his wife Beatriz, son Eóghan (five months old) and Ethan (3.5 years old) from Gorey, Co Wexford. Photograph: Patrick Browne

It was January 2018 and Daniel Pereira had just finished his shift at the local restaurant in Gorey when he noticed two unfamiliar men at the back of (...)

Oughterard campaign leaders say the help of the far-right is not welcome.  Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Last March, the organisers of a meeting in Lismore, called to help a Syrian refugee family as they arrived in the picturesque Waterford town, had an u(...)

Ronan Scully sets off with friends on the  Bay to Bay charity  walk from  Ardmore Bay in Waterford  to Galway Bay this weekend.

A former Operation Transformation contestant will bring the distance he has walked for charity over the past 27 years to 10,000 miles in the coming we(...)

The State’s Reception and Integration Agency says it  plans to open “new dedicated accommodation centres” in the coming months

Asylum seekers who had objected to being moved from a Wexford hotel by the State’s Reception and Integration Agency (RIA) left quietly on Thursday aft(...)

General view of Courtown Harbour in Co Wexford. Photograph: Google Street

Gardaí are appealing for information in relation to the alleged rape of a juvenile girl in Co Wexford. In a statement on Tuesday, gardaí said they we(...)

Before leaving the Tower Bar in Wexford town, 29-year-old Patrick Gallagher placed a £50 note into an RNLI charity box and was never seen again.

The family of a man who has been missing for 20 years have finally received some closure after DNA testing revealed his body had been buried in an unm(...)

The Department of Transport describes the Coast Guard as Ireland’s “fourth blue light” emergency service after the ambulance, fire brigade and Garda

A third of all Coast Guard stations and buildings around the country have no basic facilities such as running water or bathrooms. A senior Irish Coas(...)

Gorey, Co Wexford. Its affordability and proximity to Dublin is seeing its popularity increase. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A 90-minute off-peak drive from Dublin, for many Gorey is a commuter town. And as property prices continue their upward hike, and the need for new bui(...)

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