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Sentence Handed Down To Wicklow Rapist Father Ruled Unduly Lenient

SENTENCE HANDED DOWN TO WICKLOW RAPIST FATHER RULED UNDULY LENIENT The Court of Appeal has ruled that the sentence handed down to Patrick O’Brien for raping his daughter Fiona Doyle … Continue reading

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Co. Wexford Fishermen Unhappy With Fish Quotas Following Eu Agreement

CO. WEXFORD FISHERMEN UNHAPPY WITH FISH QUOTAS FOLLOWING EU AGREEMENT The Minister for the Marine is fighting for scraps in Europe when he should be looking for a better deal … Continue reading


Wexford General Hospital Nurses Pick Up Lotto Winnings

WEXFORD GENERAL HOSPITAL NURSES PICK UP LOTTO WINNINGS 17 nurses from – Wexford General Hospital – got an early Christmas present when they picked up their 2.8 million euro winnings … Continue reading


Banking Inquiry Officially Begins Public Hearings

BANKING INQUIRY OFFICIALLY BEGINS PUBLIC HEARINGS The Oireachtas Banking Inquiry has officially begun its public hearings. The committee’s hearing evidence from Peter Nyberg, a Finnish professor who’s already written a … Continue reading

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Church Of England Announces First Female Bishop

CHURCH OF ENGLAND ANNOUNCES FIRST FEMALE BISHOP In the UK, the Reverend Libby Lane has been named as the Church of England’s first female bishop. The announcement comes a month … Continue reading

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Arrests Made Following South East Raids

ARRESTS MADE FOLLOWING SOUTH EAST RAIDS 6 men have been arrested following morning raids in the South East. The Garda operation was targetting the illegal manufacturing and trafficking of medicines … Continue reading


More Than 120 Killed At School Shooting In Pakistan

MORE THAN 120 KILLED AT SCHOOL SHOOTING IN PAKISTAN A Taliban gun attack on a school in north-western Pakistan has killed more than 120 people. Many of the dead are … Continue reading

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Pensioner Involved In Murrintown Crash Named

PENSIONER INVOLVED IN MURRINTOWN CRASH NAMED The retired Wexford business man, George Bridges, who was killed in a road accident on Sunday evening will be laid to rest on Thursday. … Continue reading

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New Fund Created For Start-ups In The South East

NEW FUND CREATED FOR START-UPS IN THE SOUTH EAST Budding entrepreneurs in the South East are to be given a financial incentive to start up in business. The Minister for … Continue reading


Recruitment Underway For Municipal District Managers In Co. Wexford

RECRUITMENT UNDERWAY FOR MUNICIPAL DISTRICT MANAGERS IN CO. WEXFORD Recruitment is underway for four new administrative positions in County Wexford. The new jobs will be as Municipal District Managers, which … Continue reading


Hospital Consultant Claims Forum To Address Overcrowding ‘pointless’

HOSPITAL CONSULTANT CLAIMS FORUM TO ADDRESS OVERCROWDING ‘POINTLESS’ A consultant is questioning the need for a new forum to look at Emergency Department overcrowding. Fergal Hickey, who’s based at Sligo … Continue reading

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Howlin: People Want Irish Water Legislation Passed

HOWLIN: PEOPLE WANT IRISH WATER LEGISLATION PASSED The Public Expenditure Minister says the public will face higher water charge bills if the Seanad rejects the government’s revised bill. There are … Continue reading

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John Redmond’s ‘freedom Box’ Returned To The People Of Wexford

JOHN REDMOND’S ‘FREEDOM BOX’ RETURNED TO THE PEOPLE OF WEXFORD The Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform today returned John Redmond’s silver ‘freedom box’ to the people of Wexford. Brendan … Continue reading

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Elderly Man Dies In Co. Wexford Road Crash

ELDERLY MAN DIES IN CO. WEXFORD ROAD CRASH The elderly man who was killed in a car accident at Gurteenminogue in Murrintown is a well known retired Wexford town business … Continue reading


Parents Urges To Think Carefully Before Buying Children Tablets

PARENTS URGES TO THINK CAREFULLY BEFORE BUYING CHILDREN TABLETS Parents are being urged to think carefully before buying a tablet computer or similar device for children this Christmas. Early Childhood … Continue reading

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Sport: Irfu Confirm Four Summer Series Tests

SPORT: IRFU CONFIRM FOUR SUMMER SERIES TESTS The IRFU have confirmed details of four Guinness Summer Series Tests in preparation for next year’s World Cup. On top of the already-announced … Continue reading

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Sport: Alan Brogan To Make Final Decision On Retirement Over Christmas

SPORT: ALAN BROGAN TO MAKE FINAL DECISION ON RETIREMENT OVER CHRISTMAS Alan Brogan says he’ll use the Christmas break to make a final decision on his Dublin future. The three-time … Continue reading

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Sport: Southampton’s Woes Continues

SPORT: SOUTHAMPTON’S WOES CONTINUES Southampton’s season continues to crumble, with a fifth straight defeat – this time to League One opposition. The Saints were dumped out of the Capital One … Continue reading

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Sport: O’byrne Cup Fixtures Confirmed

SPORT: O’BYRNE CUP FIXTURES CONFIRMED The times, dates and venues for the round robin in the Bord na Mona O’Byrne Cup have been confirmed. On Sunday January 4th Wexford will … Continue reading

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Sport: Wexford Gaa Convention Unveils Healthy Financial Figures

SPORT: WEXFORD GAA CONVENTION UNVEILS HEALTHY FINANCIAL FIGURES Diarmuid Devereux began his 4th year as Chairman of Wexford GAA last night at the Annual Convention in the Ferrycarrig Hotel. He … Continue reading

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Sport: Mcilroy Named European Tour Player Of The Year

SPORT: MCILROY NAMED EUROPEAN TOUR PLAYER OF THE YEAR Rory McILroy has been named Race to Dubai European tour player of the year. It was a truly exceptional year for … Continue reading

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Sport: Thierry Henry Retires From Professional Football

SPORT: THIERRY HENRY RETIRES FROM PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL Thierry Henry has retired from professional football and says he wasn’t tempted to end his career with another Arsenal comeback. The 37-year-old French … Continue reading

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Sport: Former New Ross Celtic Captain Ger St. Ledger Dies

SPORT: FORMER NEW ROSS CELTIC CAPTAIN GER ST. LEDGER DIES The death has taken place of Ger St Ledger the former New Ross Celtic player who Captained his Club to … Continue reading

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Sport: Rangers Manager Offers Resignation

SPORT: RANGERS MANAGER OFFERS RESIGNATION Rangers have confirmed that manager Ally McCoist has offered his resignation. They’ve informed the Stock Exchange that he’s now entered a 12-month notice period. The … Continue reading

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Sport: Man City To Play Barca Following Champos League Draw

SPORT: MAN CITY TO PLAY BARCA FOLLOWING CHAMPOS LEAGUE DRAW The draw for the last 16 of the Champions league has been made. The stand out fixture is Manchester City … Continue reading


Sport: Wenger Admits Injuries May Force January Signing

SPORT: WENGER ADMITS INJURIES MAY FORCE JANUARY SIGNING Arsenal’s injury problems continue to get worse – as they could be without Aaron Ramsey for a number of weeks with a … Continue reading

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Sport: British Sides Progress In Europa League Despite Losses

SPORT: BRITISH SIDES PROGRESS IN EUROPA LEAGUE DESPITE LOSSES Tottenham missed out on top spot in Group C of the Europa League after losing 1-nil at Turkish side Besiktas last … Continue reading

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Sport: Mcginley To Lead Team Ireland At 2016 Olympics

SPORT: MCGINLEY TO LEAD TEAM IRELAND AT 2016 OLYMPICS European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley is to lead Team Ireland at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. A special allocation … Continue reading

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Sport: Man City Recover To Book Place In Champions League Last 16

SPORT: MAN CITY RECOVER TO BOOK PLACE IN CHAMPIONS LEAGUE LAST 16 Manchester City have booked their place in Monday’s draw for the last-16 in the Champions league. The defending … Continue reading

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Sport: Keane Hints He May Leave Mls Club

SPORT: KEANE HINTS HE MAY LEAVE MLS CLUB Robbie Keane has hinted that he may leave LA Galaxy. The Republic of Ireland captain won a third MLS Cup on Sunday, … Continue reading

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Make Wishes Come True This Christmas

Christmas is a time for making wishes come true. Many people around County Wexford are wishing and hoping for a better Christmas, but for them the festive season is a … Continue reading

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Its a Cracker! Fancy winning €100 cash instantly with South East Radio’s Christmas Cracker in association Rehab Radio Bingo?   For your chance to win, post this week’s used bingo … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Veronica Kenny, November Outstanding Achievement Award Winner

Dyspraxia is a difficulty with thinking, planning and carrying out sensory or motor tasks. We don’t hear much about it but it is a condition from the same “family” as … Continue reading

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  Fancy winning €100 cash instantly with South East Radio’s Christmas Cracker in association Rehab Radio Bingo?   For your chance to win, post this week’s used bingo books to … Continue reading

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The Heat is On the Morning Mix!

  Would you like some help to keep your house warm this winter?  Well South East Radio’s Morning Mix and Campus Oil are giving you the chance to win 250 … Continue reading

Pictured at the GSK Healthcare Media Awards were Best Production Regional Broadcast Media awrd winners Southeast Radio Dee Day team and Aidan Lynch, VP and General Manager GSK Ireland. Picture Jason Clarke Photography.

Second Award for Dee Day Campaign in 4 weeks

South East Radio’s Morning Mix wins a second prestigious award in the space of  4 weeks for its “Dee Day” Heart Health Awareness Campaign in memory of our late colleague … Continue reading

South East Radio and Talbot Hotel October Outstanding Achievement Award winners

Congratulations to Our October Outstanding Achievement Award Winners

Congratulations to Breda & Edward Morrison who accepted our October Outstanding Achievement Award on behalf of their son, Michael Morrison. Michael Morrison passed away in July 2014, at the age of … Continue reading

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More celebrations as South East Radio Confirmed as Countys No.1!

South East Radio, which has just celebrated its 25th Anniversary, continues to be County Wexford’s number 1 radio station!   66,000 people across the County tune into South East Radio … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, South East Radio Celebrates 25 Years!!

Happy Birthday,South East Radio Celebrates 25 Years!! 3pm, 20th October 1989 was the historic moment when Eamon Buttle, Founder of South East Radio, officially launched South East Radio on the … Continue reading

Sandra Kavanagh Sept OAA Winner

Congratulations to Sandra Kavanagh, our September Winner of the Outstanding Achievement Award

  Sandra is one of the most inspirational people in county Wexford. A Cancer survivor, Sandra is now involved in a number of cancer charities, giving her support and sharing … Continue reading

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South East Radio Wins 2 National PPI Radio Awards

South East Radio’s Morning Mix has won gold again for a second consecutive year at the National PPI Radio awards.   The programme took first place, beating stiff competition from … Continue reading

August winners Outstanding Achievement Awards Catherine Tierney and Niamh Maloney


Congratulations to Catherine Tierney and Niamh Maloney, our August Winners of the Outstanding Achievement Award South East Radiotherapy Trust is in operation for over six years, helping patients to travel … Continue reading

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Jackpot Winner Scoops a MASSIVE €15,650!

Congratulations to Michael Gannon, New Ross, winner of South East Radio’s Rehab Radio Bingo JACKPOT  on Tuesday 9th September. Michael, along with the daily cash prize, scooped a total of … Continue reading

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Recycle for Gambia, Saturday 27th September

South East Radio and The Rotary Club of Wexford are delighted to support the work of Wexford Priest, Fr. Sean Devereux in Gambia. Fr. Sean has been helping poor communities … Continue reading

Winner of 2 PPI awards

South East Radio Shortlisted for THREE PPI Awards

PPI honours excellence in local and national radio across a range of categories. An independent judging panel reviews every entry in each of the six categories and further sub categories. … Continue reading

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