Tuesday 17 October 2017

Buy my Dress

Find that perfect dress for a special occasion for as little as €10, as the Buy My Dress event returns to Co Wexford on Sunday, October 4, in The Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The fundraiser for the Down Syndrome Centre will see hundreds of dresses on sale for bargain prices. A call has gone out to local women to delve into their wardrobes and donate a dress to the campaign which is supported by Kellogg's Special K.  Susan Longmore from Gorey is leading the local efforts with the support of a dedicated team. Drop off points for dress collection include Weight Watchers meetings and the Zip Yard Alteration stores. Visit for more.

Wexford People

Night at the dogs 

5 GREYHOUND RACE NIGHT CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER. The annual Enniscorthy Christmas fundraising night at the dogs takes place this Thursday, September 21, at Enniscorthy Greyhound Track. Gates open at 7 p.m and the first race is at 8 p.m. The event is being organised by Enniscorthy and District Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Enniscorthy Business Association. All money raised on the night will go towards the Christmas festival events and will ensure that Enniscorthy at Christmas is magical for...

Song project in Kilmuckridge 

5 LOCAL SONG PROJECT: Traditional singer Aileen Lambert will facilitate a new project focusing on exploring local songs and unaccompanied traditional singing in Kilmuckridge. Starting this Wednesday, September 13 from 7.30 p.m. in Bridie Hammel's Pub this project will take place over the course of a number of weeks. Local songs such as the Tinneaberna Fisherman will be researched and performed as part of the project and at the end a booklet will be produced along with videos featuring local songs and local singers. For more...

Antiques fair in Wells House 

7 ANTIQUES FAIR: There will be a two day antiques fair in Wells House, Gorey this weekend. Taking place on both Saturday, September 16 and Sunday, September 17, this is a unique opportunity for antique lovers to get their hands on some quality antiques. Wells House will play host to Chantal Fortune who will oversee the event with her vast knowledge and expertise of all this antique. Those attending will be able to immerse themselves in the beautiful Tudor Gothic architecture and be transported back to the past with its beautiful...