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Published 23/07/2016 | 00:00

Emily Murphy, Ellen Goggin, Orla Goldsmith, Saoirse O'Connor, Ally Power and Leda O'Rourke having a good time at the Kellogg's Cúl Camp at St Mary's GAA grounds, Tagoat.
Emily Murphy, Ellen Goggin, Orla Goldsmith, Saoirse O'Connor, Ally Power and Leda O'Rourke having a good time at the Kellogg's Cúl Camp at St Mary's GAA grounds, Tagoat.
Meabh Flemming, Holly Quirke, Saoirse Flemming and Paul Flemming who were enjoying the free traditional music session in The Irish National Heritage Park.

Rosslare Harbour

Community Games

The annual Church Gate Collection will take place on Saturday and Sunday July 23/24. We would appreciate your support.


The annual patron will take place in St. Aidan's Cemetery Kilrane on Sunday July 31 at 3 p.m.

Summer Sale

Kilscoran Union Summer Sale will be held at Community Centre, Rosslare Strand this Thursday, July 21, at 7 p.m. Cakes, home produce, Bric-a-brac, raffle etc.

Rosslare Strand


Visit our revamped website and like our Facebook page at Rosslare Holiday Resort. Call 053 9132202. Charity No. 17027.

2016 Memberships - Family/Individual Now available. Birthday Party Packages Book your party with us and enjoy a stress free day. Call 053 9132202.

Grass Tennis Courts, only €12 for up to four players [Usually €20] AND 'Two for One' on entrance fees to the Playground (€2 for two people), Crazy Golf (€3 for two people), Running Track (€5 for two people), and Bowls (€5 for two people). All of these offers are subject to availability on the day. Visit Wexford free pass: Extended till end of June 2016.


We are now taking bookings for September - Call 053 9132202.


Puppet Show - Every Tuesday. Kiddies Disco - Every Sunday. Family Fun Night - Every Thursday. Farmers Market - Every Sunday. Gallery Opening and Historical Society Book Lunch - July 23. annual field day - July 24. Beach Party - July 30. Kettlebell Competition - July 29 to July 31. Colour Run - August 1. Fashion Show - August 6. Teddy Bears Picnic - August 7. Dip in the Nip - August 14


Rosslare summer camp - July and August. Watersports Kids Camps - July and August. Kids Golf Camp - July and August. Swim Week - July 11 to July 16. Wexford Football Academy - July 4 to July 15. FAI Camp - July 18 to August 5. Princess Camp - July 18 to July 22. Ashley Wynne Tennis Academy - July 25 to August 5. Hip Hop Dance Camp - July 25 to July 29. Shine Summer School - August 1 to August 5. Fun in the Sun - August 6. GAA Cúl Camp - July 11 to July 15 and August 15 to August 19.

Farmers Market

We are excited about holding our first farmers market every Sunday in July and August from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Rosslare Community and Sports Centre, offering you fresh/homemade local produce from local people.


Every Thursday night is Family Fun Night at 6 p.m. in Rosslare Community and Sports Centre (free entry). Come along for a hassle free evening with different hot food vans each week, a variety of kid's activities and relax in our cosy indoor and outdoor seating area.

Gallery Opening/Launch

On July 23 from 6 p.m. View unique prints of Rosslare and Rosslare's fifth journal 'Rosslare in History 5' with an opportunity to purchase. Historian Brian Murphy and Editor Gerry Breen will talk about Rosslare and its History. Cheese and Wine Reception. Free Entry.

Rosslare field day

This year's Rosslare field day is set to be the best yet. NEW for 2016 we are bringing back the much loved game of 'Tug-o-War' great fun for everyone. Sign up on the day or get a team together and take on your opponents. Only €2 per person - overall winners receive €100 prize. All welcome; Individuals, Families, Clubs and Groups.

Join us for the best funfilled day out in Rosslare. We have delicious food stalls to choose from such as Tea and Coffee Stall, Shop, Pot Belly Van, barbecue, Pizza Van, Ice Cream, Fresh Donuts, Chip Van, Candy Floss and lots more. We have bouncy Castles, Climbing Wall, Archery, Amusements and Electric Zoo to keep the little ones entertained. There will be lots of stalls to browse through selling a variety of items. Local Charities will have stalls set up on the day - including the popular Cheese and Wine stall, cakes, bottle stall, barbecue and lots more.

Don't forget to bring your dogs along too because we will have the very popular 'Dog Show' with great prizes, registration on the day. We will be presenting 'THE WINNERS' of this year's Singing Pubs Award and to top it all off we will be showing the GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship on the big screen in the centre at 2 p.m., so make sure you stick around.


Activities and Classes in Rosslare Community and Sports Centre. Life Drawing Classes - All Welcome every Friday from1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Paula 089 2112313.

Circuit Training - Tuesdays at 9.30 a.m. €5 Felix 085 1165048. Pilates - back in August.

Forever Fit - Sat at 10 a.m. Fun dance fitness, suitable for all €8 (payg) Call Amanda at 087 9713339.

Tai-Chi - Mon and Wed at 9.30 a.m. on the beach, Fri at 11 a.m. in the centre

St Paul's Athletics Club - Mon and Wed at 6 p.m. Call Leo at 086 3103417. Menapian's Athletics Club Thurs at 7 p.m. Call David at 085 1621700.

Rosslare Bowls Club - Call Catherine 086 8177679

Men's Sheds - Tues and Thurs from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Call Jim 087 6815029. Women's Sheds - Thurs 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. Call Anne - 086 8293833.

Rosslare Badminton Club - Meet every Saturday at 11 a.m., new players welcome, €3. Rosslare Tennis Club - Mon at 7 p.m. and Fri at 10 a.m. New players welcome. Members Free - Non Members €2.

Kettlebells - Mon at 10.30 a.m. and 7.15 p.m., Wed at 7.15 p.m., Fri at 10.30 a.m., €7.

Kilscoran Summer Sale

Join us for our annual sale on Thursday, July 21, at 7 p.m. in Rosslare Community and Sports Centre, selling delicious cakes, country produce and bric-a-brac. We also have great prizes for our raffle. All Welcome.

Lollitots news

Lollitots Community Childcare will have their next Carboot sale on Sunday, July 31, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Scoil Mhuire. Cars €10 and vans €15. We are also holding Carboot Sales on August 7, August 14 and 21.

Our summer camps are running everyday over the summer for children aged 3-7 and 8-12, with qualified childcare staff.

We have now launched our split-the-pot draw around the village. Cost €2 entry and draws are every Monday night. Please contact Lisa for further information 053 9132770.

Tidy Towns

Our current programme is control of litter and weeds and we would ask the Community as a whole to help us with this task. If there are any black spots or areas of concern please phone 086 1257487.

The Best Kept Estates Competition will be judged during the last week of July so we would ask Residents of all Estates to be extra vigilant within their Communities.


St Mary's Day Centre

St Mary's Day Centre have a few places available Monday, Wednesday and Friday for anyone interested in joining us for a bit of socialising and a lot of fun. We also do a meals on wheels service for only €6 for a three course meal freshly cooked and delivered to your door, call 053 9132624 for details.


St Mary's Day Centre would like to wish all our absent patrons a speedy recovery and we hope to see you back with us soon.

Condolences: We would like to send our condolences to the friends and family of Molly Clampett. Molly was a lovely lady and will be missed by all in St Mary's Day Centre.

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