News (12/2017)

Fire Safety for Christmas

Friday, 22nd December 2017
In the event of fire Dial 112 / 999 Immediately Ask for the Fire Service And stay on the line until the Operator tells you to hand up.   Smoke Alarms      Smoke alarms alert you to the danger of fire and should give you time to react. 

'Be Winter Ready 2017/2018' Campaign

Tuesday, 19th December 2017
Visit the Winter Ready website for tips and advice for coping with winter weather. The main objectives of the 'Be Winter-Ready' campaign are: To provide practical advice on how best to prepare for the coming winter. To ensure the public are aware of where advice and help can be found, if needed.

High Court awards €84,000 Rates Judgment against Wexford Hotel

Thursday, 14th December 2017
Wexford County Council has been awarded judgment in the High Court against Seafield Hotel Limited for more than €84,000. The judgment follows a long-running action by Wexford County Council against Seafield Hotel Limited in respect of its failure to pay commercial rates.   Wexford County Council was also awarded the costs of its action.  

Council Opens Book of Condolence Following Fatal Road Traffic Accident

Wednesday, 6th December 2017
Cathaoirleach of New Ross Municipal District Councillor Willie Fitzharris opened a Book of Condolence at the Tholsel, New Ross, this afternoon as a gesture of sympathy to the families of those killed following a tragic road accident at Cushinstown, County Wexford on Monday evening last, 4th December. Speaking at today’s opening of the Book of Condolence, Councillor Fitzharris said:

Lady’s Island is Proud of it’s Place as Wexford wins at National Awards

Monday, 4th December 2017
The winners of the IPB Pride of Place Awards 2017, in association with Co-operation Ireland, were announced on Saturday night last at a gala awards ceremony in Letterkenny, with Lady’s Island Wexford beating off stiff opposition from Tory Island to achieve the top accolade in the Islands and Coastal Communities category.

Wexford agrees 2018 Budget.

Friday, 1st December 2017
Wexford County Council Press Release – Tuesday 28 November, 2017. Wexford County Council today approved its Revenue Budget for 2018, with an overall budget total of €107m – up €6m from 2017.