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Woman taken to hospital after stopping for men posing as Gardai

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Reports on social media today suggest that men posing as Gardai and stopping traffic have been in operation around Wexford. Reports indicate that this morning a woman who was travelling to work through the Murrintown area was stopped and pulled ...

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Second attack at Kilmacanogue GAA club

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Following a fire over the week-end at Kilmacanogue GAA club where a life saving defibrillator was destroyed, the club has been vandalised for a second time. The dressing rooms were broke-into and set alight some time between Tuesday night and ...

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Black ice alert from Wicklow Weather


Temps will drop as low as -2c by early morning as can be seen from this image leading to a severe frost in inland Leinster, inland Ulster and inland Connacht. Due to recent mixed precipitation upland and inland road networks ...

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Protest as Enda visits Wicklow

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Enda Kenny met with his first protest of the election campaign when he visited Wicklow today. The Taoiseach was visiting the constituency office of Fine Gael TD Andrew Doyle on Wicklow’s Main Street when some angry protesters shouted abuse at ...

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The death has occurred of Brigid (Bridie) DWYER (née Byrne) Gibralter, Stratford-on-Slaney, Wicklow

Brigid (Bridie) Dwyer nee Byrne, Gibralter, Stratford-on-Slaney, Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow – 8th February 2016 (peacefully) at Naas Hospital following a short illness. Beloved wife of the late Bill; deeply regretted by her loving daughter Anne, sons Tom, John, Liam and ...

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The death has occurred of Francis O’BRIEN Abbeyville, Arklow, Wicklow

O’Brien, Abbeyville, Arklow, Co. Wicklow, 8th February 2016, suddenly at home, Francis, loving husband of Eileen (née Kealy), and dearly loved father of Hazel, Declan, and Stephen, adored grandad of Dylan, Darragh, Aaron, Alex, Kian and Jack, beloved brother of ...

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The death has occurred of Brigid (Bridie) DOYLE (née Byrne) Tankardstown, Tullow, Carlow / Baltinglass, Wicklow

Brigid (Bridie) Doyle nee Byrne, Charville Lodge, Tankardstown, Tullow and formerly of Rathmore, Tullow and Carrigeen, Baltinglass – 8th February 2016 peacefully at her residence; deeply regretted by her loving husband Bill, daughters Margaret, Breda and Theresa, sons Edward, Willie ...

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Gardai carry out search at Wicklow dump

A Gardai convoy arrive at the Ballynagran landfill, Co.Wicklow to carrry out a search on Tuesday morning (Pic.Michael Kelly)

Gardai are carrying out a search at the Ballynagran landfill, located just off the M11 west of Wicklow town. The search team entered the area just after 8am this morning. It is understood the search is being carried out in ...

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Fianna Fáil to Champion Older People with Increase in State Pension – Cuffe

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Fianna Fáil candidate for Wicklow Cllr. Jennifer Cuffe has welcomed the commitment from Fianna Fáil that the party will raise the State Pension, both the Contributory & Non-Contributory, by €30 over the lifetime of the Government. Cllr. Cuffe commented, “Older people ...

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