A three-year-old boy has died in hospital following an incident on a farm in Co Wexford. It is understood the child was knocked down by a low loader(...)

Pat Fitzpatrick was given the all-clear following a colonoscopy in Wexford General Hospital in 2013. He was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2015 and died last April. Photo: Dee Fitzpatrick

Concerns were repeatedly raised by a member of staff about possible cancer misdiagnoses at Wexford General Hospital but no action was taken for over a(...)

The dismantling of the illicit Calais camp in October is believed to have caused many of its 10,000 inhabitants to disperse to other areas, including the port city of Cherbourg which deals mostly with traffic between Ireland and France.  Photograph: Philippe Huguen/AFP/Getty

The destruction of the Calais “Jungle” camp may be contributing to increased attempts by migrants to stowaway in cargo bound for Ireland, expert obser(...)

An external review into 13 missed cancer cases at Wexford General Hospital is to be completed within six months. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

An external review into 13 missed cancer cases at Wexford General Hospital is to be completed within six months. The review will examine governance, (...)

More than 100 data protection breaches involving sensitive personal information held by the HSE occurred over the past year. File photograph: Getty Images/iStockphoto

More than 100 data protection breaches involving sensitive personal information held by the Health Service Executive (HSE) occurred over the past year(...)

The team carrying out the review at Wexford General Hospital believes that, in some cases, cancers were missed when the patient underwent the original colonoscopy. Photograph: Joe St Leger/The Irish Times

At least five patients have been diagnosed with suspected cancer at Wexford General Hospital in the recall prompted by concerns over the quality of th(...)

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Hundreds of patients who underwent colonoscopies at Wexford General Hospital are being recalled on foot of concerns raised about the quality of the pr(...)

A report has found   Wexford General Hospital’s compliance rate in  last June’s hand hygiene audit was 72 per cent, 18 percentage points short of acceptable standard for hospitals.

A HIQA report has found poor levels of hygiene at Wexford General Hospital and has questioned the hospital’s commitment to reducing patients’ risk of (...)

A man convicted of the manslaughter of eight illegal immigrants found dead in a shipping container in Wexford in 2001 was released from custody in Belgium

A man convicted of the manslaughter of eight illegal immigrants found dead in a shipping container in Wexford in 2001 was released from custody in Bel(...)