Patriots flag ready to be erected

The new stainless steel flagpole which is to take centre stage in Abbey Square, Enniscorthy is due to be put in place this week. The piece which will be known as The Patriots Flag will take centre stage during the 1916 Centaury Celebrations with several events due to take place in Abbey Square. The Flagpole…


1916 Easter Rising Celebrations In Enniscorthy

1916 Easter Rising In Ennsicorthy Enniscorthy is set to host a unique spectacle as part of its 1916 Centenary Celebrations on Easter Monday March the 28th. The town will witness Ireland’s largest battle re-enactment as hundreds of re-enactors equipped with vintage weapons , uniforms, equipment and vehicles will converge in Abbey Square to recreate the…


The Athenaeum restored to its former glory

The Athenaeum which dates from the 1890s, was the headquarters for the Enniscorthy Volunteers during the 1916 Easter Rising and has a very rich history. For people of Enniscorthy The Athenaeum is a truly unique building which symbolises the rich history of Enniscorthy from drama circles, musicals and the historical events that took place there…


Enniscorthy VTOS Open Day

Enniscorthy VTOS Open Day will be held on Wednesday April 20th 2016 from 11am – 1pm at Bellefield GAA Centre. Drop in to discuss the next steps to your future. Photography Exhibition Wed 20 April 2016 from 11am – 1pm. All are Welcome. Drop in for something different.

Art Exhibition By Trudi Doyle

An art exhibition by Trudi Doyle in the Courthouse Arts Centre, Tinahely… With her exhibition, ‘Imagine’, artist Trudi Doyle returns to show her paintings at the Courthouse Arts Centre for the third time. Trudi was the first artist to show in the Courthouse when it opened in 1996. The exhibition opens on Sunday, April 17th…


Launch of Focal Literary Festival

The most anticipated Focal Literary Festival was launched last night at the Athaneum by local Enniscorthy dignitaries. Festival Curator Carmel Harrington announced details of the Festival from 27th to 29th May which includes Open Mic Night, Childrens Events, Writers Workshops and Panel Discussions and the announcement of the winners of the 1916 Poem for Enniscorthy…