Ireland - Wicklow People
Wednesday - 12th December, 2018
THE CHRISTMAS MARKET
Richie Ross, Claire Butler, Lisa Ross, Emily O’Keeffe, Oliver Butler, Shane Butler and Jade Ormsby...
Wednesday - 5th December, 2018
DELIGHT AS SOD IS TURNED FOR NEW GAELSCOIL
GAELSCOIL Chill Mhantáin’s long search for a permanent home reached a milestone moment on...
Wednesday - 28th November, 2018
€1.6m cash injection to transform Fitzwilliam Square
A WHOPPING €1.6 million will radically change the face of Wicklow town next year. The €...
Wednesday - 21st November, 2018
GRAND MEETING WAS A ‘BOX TICKING EXERCISE’
LOCAL representatives who attended a meeting with representatives of the Department of Justice on Th...
Wednesday - 14th November, 2018
TOWN IN SHOCK AS THE GRAND HOTEL TO BECOME DIRECT PROVISION CENTRE
THE GRAND HOTEL is due to become a Direct Provision Centre within a matter of weeks, accommodating u...
Wednesday - 7th November, 2018
€4m GAA facility in Glenealy given the go-ahead
GLENEALY GAA club has been given permission to carry out a €4m development at its home base after ...
Wednesday - 24th October, 2018
Anger at 6 months of issues at traffic lights
FED-UP COUNCILLORS have heavily criticised the delays caused by the traffic lights at the Grand Hote...
Wednesday - 17th October, 2018
FOUR FIRES ‘SET MALICIOUSLY’ IN ONE DAY
GARDAI and the Emergency Services remain on high alert with Hallowe’en fast approaching after four...
Wednesday - 10th October, 2018
Ashford attacker has jail sentence extended
A VIOLENT BURGLAR who broke into the rural home of a cancer-stricken woman and beat her husband with...
Wednesday - 3rd October, 2018
Patronage process for new school to reach conclusion
THE successful patron of a new post-primary school due to open in Wicklow town next year will be ann...
Wednesday - 26th September, 2018
HOPE FOR STRANDED STUDENTS
PARENTS of twelve students from Redcross left without transport to Coláiste Chill Mhant&...
Wednesday - 19th September, 2018
KWETB REPORT SEEKS A GARDA INQUIRY
THE INVESTIGATOR appointed by the Department of Education and Skills to look into certain procedural...
Wednesday - 12th September, 2018
FAMILY’S TERROR AS GANG TRIED TO ENTER HOUSE
A BALLINACLASH family underwent a terrifying ordeal last week when an armed gang attempted to get in...
Wednesday - 5th September, 2018
Christopher (13) left with no school place
A 13-YEAR-OLD boy with autism and cerebral palsy has been left without a secondary school place as o...
Wednesday - 29th August, 2018
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!
NEXT WEEK: BUMPER FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL PULLOUT!...
Wednesday - 22nd August, 2018
COUNCIL TO BUILD 67 NEW SOCIAL HOUSES IN RATHNEW
WICKLOW County Council has plans to construct 67 social houses in Rathnew. The planned acco...
Wednesday - 15th August, 2018
ANGER OVER TRIATHLON
ROUNDWOOD residents have lashed out at the lack of consultation that took place in advance of a deci...
Wednesday - 8th August, 2018
Plan for 25-room hotel on quay
THERE are plans to construct a new 25-bedroom hotel in Wicklow town – which the developer plans to...
Wednesday - 1st August, 2018
SONAS SERVICE TO SHUT
DOMESTIC violence charity Sonas will phase out its support service on Fitzwilliam Road in Wicklow to...
Wednesday - 25th July, 2018
Young father killed in crash
A MOTORCYCLIST killed in a collision near Laragh has been named as 37-year-old Dublin man Andrew Cla...
Wednesday - 18th July, 2018
MAN (37) ADMITS HE TRIED TO KILL FOUR CHILDREN
A MAN IN HIS thirties has pleaded guilty to the attempted murder of four children in June 2016.&...
Wednesday - 11th July, 2018
TEENAGERS IN BRAVE RESCUE OF TWO MEN AT MAGHERAMORE
TWO teenagers risked their own lives at the weekend to save a pair of adults who were struggling in ...
Wednesday - 4th July, 2018
WHAT A WEEKEND!
WICKLOW town was the place to be over the weekend as many thousands of people enjoyed the Volvo Roun...
Wednesday - 27th June, 2018
BEACH COVERED IN RUBBISH
BRITTAS BAY was left in a deplorable state last Sunday evening after beach-goers abandoned their rub...
Wednesday - 20th June, 2018
BRING YOUR PET TO SCHOOL DAY
ANIMALS of all shapes and sizes were on show at St Saviour’s National School, Rathdrum, last week ...
Wednesday - 13th June, 2018
GRIEF AT DEATH OF VINCENT ( 45 )
THERE IS SADNESS in Wicklow this week as gardai investigate the circumstances surrounding the death ...
Wednesday - 6th June, 2018
REPORTS ONLINE OF ‘MEN IN WHITE VAN’
WICKLOW Town gardaí are appealing for women to contact them to report any uncomfortable app...
Wednesday - 30th May, 2018
Mess left at skate park ‘is a disgrace’
PARTYING youths have been branded ‘a disgrace’ by one local councillor after smashed beer bottle...
Wednesday - 23rd May, 2018
SHOCK AND DISBELIEF AT MURDER OF JASTINE
THERE was shock and disbelief over the weekend as Enniskerry woman Jastine Valdez was abducted and m...
Wednesday - 16th May, 2018
WORK ON LIBRARY WILL START IN AUTUMN
A NEW state-of-the-art library for Wicklow town is expected to be open to the public by the summer o...
Wednesday - 9th May, 2018
Shock at death of Jordan, aged 20
THE communities of Wicklow and Rathnew are united in grief this week following the tragic death of J...
Wednesday - 2nd May, 2018
Boost for rural bus services in Wicklow
A NEW pilot scheme will see a new bus service operate between Glendalough and Wicklow town on Friday...
Wednesday - 25th April, 2018
SADNESS AT LOSS OF CHARLIE, AGED 48
POLITICAL watchdog Charlie Melia will be buried today (Wednesday, April 25) after his sudden passing...
Wednesday - 18th April, 2018
TOWN TO GET NEW SCHOOL WITH 600 PLACES
THE SEARCH is on for a suitable site for a new secondary school for Wicklow town – while Newtownmo...
Wednesday - 11th April, 2018
Plans to build 271 homes at Tinakilly opposed
AN APPEAL has been made to An Bord Pleanála over plans to construct 271 housing units next ...
Wednesday - 4th April, 2018
FARMERS’ PLEA TO DOG OWNERS
LAMBING season is proving extremely difficult for Wicklow sheep farmers this year due to the number ...
Wednesday - 28th March, 2018
Siobhan Corrigan, Paddy Doherty and Rebecca Furlong at the Wicklow Gaol Break 10k and half-marathon ...
Wednesday - 21st March, 2018
‘DO NOT BUILD NEW GAELSCOIL HERE’
PARENTS and pupils of St Coen’s National School in Rathnew are protesting against plans to move Ga...
Wednesday - 14th March, 2018
ARMY RETURN TO VISIT MAURA, 100
100-YEAR-OLD Maura Doyle welcomed some surprise guests on her birthday – members of the Defence Fo...
Wednesday - 7th March, 2018
SNOW MORE , THANK YOU!
WICKLOW has definitely had enough snow after Storm Emma and the Beast from the East combined to batt...
Wednesday - 28th February, 2018
THE BEAST IS HERE!
WICKLOW town and district is bracing itself for blizzard-like conditions as Storm Emma and the so-ca...
Wednesday - 21st February, 2018
DEATH OF ‘BLACK WIDOW’ NEVIN, 67
CATHERINE NEVIN died in a Dublin hospital aged 67 on Monday night. She had been ill with a brain tum...
Wednesday - 14th February, 2018
FARMER’S ANGUISH AT SHEEP ATTACK
TWO dogs twice attacked a flock of sheep belonging to farmer PJ O’Dea, killing five sheep and caus...
Wednesday - 7th February, 2018
DAMNING REPORT ON SUNBEAM
HIQA is still considering cancelling the registration of the Sunbeam House Services centre in Rosann...
Wednesday - 31st January, 2018
I LIVE IN FEAR HERE IN CRINION PARK
A WIDOW has spoken of the constant fear she is living in after her home in Crinion Park in Wicklow w...
Wednesday - 24th January, 2018
TESCO SET TO DOUBLE IN SIZE
TESCO intends to revisit its plans to nearly double the size of its store in Wicklow town following ...
Wednesday - 17th January, 2018
SACRISTY IS RANSACKED
A DOOR to St Joseph’s Church in Glenealy was kicked in and a sum of money was stolen after the sac...
Wednesday - 10th January, 2018
Women’s lucky escape as tree falls on their car
TWO women had a lucky escape after stormy weather on Thursday afternoon caused a tree to topple onto...
Wednesday - 3rd January, 2018
WE HAVE HEARD NOTHING FROM AN POST
TD PAT CASEY has criticised An Post for failing to respond to local submissions over the closure of ...
Wednesday - 27th December, 2017
BUTCHER SHOP SMASHED UP AND DOUSED IN PETROL
A RATHDRUM butcher shop was broken into and extensive damage caused in the build-up to Christmas.&am...
Wednesday - 20th December, 2017
WILLIAM’S CHRISTMAS WISH ...GRANTED!
THE Christmas dreams of an eight-year-old boy with ADHD came true when his home was transformed into...
Wednesday - 13th December, 2017
HOURS TO BE CUT AT LIBRARY
A LACK of available staff means opening hours at Wicklow Library could be cut by as much as 50 per c...
Wednesday - 6th December, 2017
ST PATRICK’S SANTA DASH
Ciara and Katie Lawlor with Ellie at the Santa Dash on Wicklow’s Seafront on Saturday. The 5km eve...
Wednesday - 29th November, 2017
ARREST AFTER LARAGH FIRE
A MALE SUSPECT has been arrested and is helping Gardai with their investigation after a fire tore th...
Wednesday - 22nd November, 2017
TOWN HALL IS SET TO REOPEN
PLANS ARE AFOOT to move Wicklow Municipal District staff back into the Town Hall. The prope...
Wednesday - 15th November, 2017
RATHNEW GAA Club sent shockwaves throughout the footballing world after stunning favourites St Vince...
Wednesday - 8th November, 2017
POPPY IS HOME! RATHNEW FAMILY’S DELIGHT
BRAVE four-year-old Poppy Mernagh returned home to Rathnew on Monday after spending 16 months in Tem...
Wednesday - 1st November, 2017
WE NEED A HOME!
MEMBERS of Vartry Rowing Club are in a desperate hunt for a suitable home to safely store their fibr...
Wednesday - 25th October, 2017
PROUD OWNER’S TOUGH DECISION TO SHUT
A WICKLOW business institution has entered its final days. The owners of Delahunt’s have decided t...
Wednesday - 18th October, 2017
CAT LOSES LEG IN ‘BARBARIC’ TRAP
A CAT HAS had a leg amputated after getting it caught in an illegal ‘gin trap’, which appears to...
Wednesday - 11th October, 2017
Daddy is home from UN service!
Sergeant Alan Smyth from Glendalough being welcomed home by his his daughter LillyMae (3) last week ...
Wednesday - 4th October, 2017
HIJACK PAIR DUMP ELDERLY MAN IN LARAGH
AN ELDERLY man was dumped at the side of the road in Laragh after two men hijacked his jeep last Wed...
Wednesday - 27th September, 2017
A WHOLE LOTTO LUCK!
A MARRIED couple living in Wicklow town are still celebrating after winning €500,000 through Satur...
Wednesday - 20th September, 2017
DISGUST AT WAIT FOR DIGGING OF GRAVE
MOURNERS were left standing on the side of the road for over an hour on Friday because a grave for t...
Wednesday - 13th September, 2017
MASKED MEN ATTACK GARDA VEHICLE
ARMED raiders attacked a Garda squad car with bolt-cutters and a crowbar after they were interrupted...
Wednesday - 6th September, 2017
SCHOOL CAN NOT HAVE HIGH-SPEED BROADBAND ...even though it’s just 400m from Laragh fibre exchange
A NATIONAL school in Glendalough can’t access high-speed broadband – even though it is situated ...
Wednesday - 30th August, 2017
TOWN IN SHOCK AFTER LOSS OF CONAL
TRIBUTES have been paid to former councillor Conal Kavanagh after the shock of his sudden passing on...
Wednesday - 23rd August, 2017
DELIGHT AS SHANNON’S RING IS FOUND OUTSIDE FORGE
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Wednesday - 16th August, 2017
ABBY IS OFF TO TRALEE
REDCROSS woman Abby McKenna will be flying the flag for the county in the coming days as the Wicklow...
Wednesday - 9th August, 2017
VET FAILS AUSSIE VISA TEST DUE TO IRISH ACCENT
A WOMAN from Roundwood has been denied a skilled immigrant visa in Australia – because her oral En...
Wednesday - 2nd August, 2017
SILVER STRAND RESCUE DRAMA
A FAMILY visiting Wicklow on Saturday experienced a terrifying ordeal after a mother and two of her ...
Wednesday - 26th July, 2017
SOLAR FARM IS FACING APPEAL
RESIDENTS are expected to appeal against the granting of planning permission for a 27 hectare solar ...
Wednesday - 19th July, 2017
CLUB MAKES A WINNING DEAL
ST Patrick’s GAA Club’s long search for a new site has come to an end with the purchase of 30 ac...
Wednesday - 12th July, 2017
Oil spill triggers harbour swim ban
A BATHING prohibition notice was in place at Wicklow Harbour for over 24 hours after high levels of ...
Wednesday - 5th July, 2017
New call for help tracking Barry
APPEALS for information over the disappearance of Barry Corcoran have been renewed two years after h...
Wednesday - 28th June, 2017
WICKLOW’S NEW ROSE!
New Wicklow Rose Abby McKenna with the other competitors at the Rose selection night at the Arklow B...
Wednesday - 21st June, 2017
MARTIN FAMILY HIT €250K TARGET
THE Martin family announced on Monday that they have reached their fundraising target of €250,000....
Wednesday - 14th June, 2017
MYSTERY surrounds the identity of human remains which have been found at five separate sites in the ...
Wednesday - 7th June, 2017
‘DONUTS’ DRIVER FLED AFTER BRITTAS CRASH
A STOLEN Nissan car which was observed doing ‘donuts’ in the Brittas Bay and Magheramore areas c...
Wednesday - 31st May, 2017
TRAINING CENTRE TO OPEN IN MARINE HOUSE
A NEW STATE- OF-THE-ART training centre for culinary, hospitality and associated skills is to open n...
Wednesday - 24th May, 2017
ASHFORD HOME STILL BREAKS RULES
ROSANNA Gardens residential centre has been criticised by the Health Information and Quality Authori...
Wednesday - 17th May, 2017
EX-PRIEST GETS 8 MORE YEARS IN PRISON FOR RAPING BOY
A FORMER PRIEST who raped a child he had paid to do his gardening has received an eight-year prison ...
Wednesday - 10th May, 2017
19 GORSE FIRES IN JUST ONE WEEK
AREAS surrounding Wicklow town have been ravaged by gorse fires in the past week, many of which Wick...
Wednesday - 3rd May, 2017
THERE was outrage in Rathnew this week after it was discovered that vandals had smeared dog excremen...
Wednesday - 26th April, 2017
€10,000 to boost tourism at Black Castle
WICKLOW Tidy Towns Group has been allocated €10,000 to help highlight Black Castle, right, as a to...
Wednesday - 19th April, 2017
BEEHIVE PLAN IS IN JEOPARDY
LAST month, Wicklow County Council granted permission for an extension and alterations to the Beehiv...
Wednesday - 12th April, 2017
Families seeking full inquiry into Sunbeam House
FAMILIES of clients in the care of Sunbeam House Services are calling for a full independent inquiry...
Wednesday - 5th April, 2017
‘FOUL STENCH DROVE US OUT OF OUR HOME’
A COUPLE SAY they had to leave their home because of foul odours coming from Ballynagran Landfill.&a...
Wednesday - 29th March, 2017
IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN A BIRTHDAY BOUQUET ... INSTEAD IT WAS FLOWERS ON ANNE’S GRAVE
ANNE Shortall’s family spoke of the impact her death has had on their lives at the Central Crimina...
Wednesday - 22nd March, 2017
METERS VANDAL ‘HAS A GRUDGE’
FIVE MORE parking machines have been vandalised this week in Wicklow town, meaning 27 have been dama...
Wednesday - 15th March, 2017
Man who used knife to rob bookies is sentenced
A MAN WHO produced a knife while robbing Boyle Sports in Wicklow has been given a twoyear suspended ...
Wednesday - 8th March, 2017
MURDER TRIAL TO BEGIN THIS WEEK
A WICKLOW man will go on trial today, Wednesday, charged with the murder of Anne Shortall. ...
Wednesday - 1st March, 2017
WE’LL PUT CROSS BACK UP IN CHURCH GROUNDS
IT HAD BEEN missing for around 50 years – and even a team with specialised equipment couldn’t fi...
Wednesday - 22nd February, 2017
‘RACIST ABUSE’ AT U-12 SOCCER MATCH
AN UNDER-12 football match was called off on Sunday because players from Rathnew AFC were allegedly ...
Wednesday - 15th February, 2017
A sad farewell to Bernadette and her dad Shay
A FATHER AND DAUGHTER will be reunited today ( Wednesday, February 15) when the ashes of Bernadette,...
Wednesday - 8th February, 2017
Jewellery thieves in dramatic car chase
A HIGH-SPEED car chase ended on Friday night with gardaí arresting a youth and uncovering a...
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