06 Dec 2016
December 6, 2016

Christmas Greeting from Wexford

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Rotary Wexford’s Annual Club Christmas Dinner Party  took place on Friday, 2nd December in the Talbot Wexford.  Attended by Club Members, their spouses/partners and invited guests, it proved to be a great evening of seasonal merriment, excellent food and drink, wonderful entertainment and lots of good after dinner stories. Niall Reck, President of Wexford Rotary,.. read more →

An annual event, the aim of this competition is to help young people prepare for their future careers through emphasis on leadership, citizenship and personal development.  The competition is open to any qualifying citizen of an EU/state living on the island of Ireland who must be under 18 years of age in March of the.. read more →

22 Nov 2016
November 22, 2016

Richard Mulcahy Guest Speaker at Rotary

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Richard gave a very insightful talk about his Grandmother Min Ryan, which the new park in Killeens will be named after.  Richard has donated €200,000 to the development of the park. Richard, 59, grew up in Rathmines as the eldest of Risteard and the late Aileen’s six children. He is the grandson of General Richard.. read more →

Eoin Pinaqui is the overall winner of the Wexford Youth Leadership Awards 2016, he is now put forward to represent Wexford in the national Finals in Kilkenny in 2 weeks time, So we wish Eoin the very best of Luck. This Contest takes place every year in October – November. 12 Schools participated with 13.. read more →

As part of Irish Road Safety Week (3rd to 9th October), an initiative aimed at saving the lives of young drivers is about to be rolled out across Ireland thanks to the work of Rotary.  2015 saw 166 fatalities on Irish Roads and while this overall figure is decreasing, it is still too high. The Just 1 Life.. read more →

The dates for this years Wexford’s programme are set out below. Any  Rotarian contemplating running this District initiative in their own Club and wishing to attend one of the sessions as an observer should contact Mike Brand on 087 6387370 or mikebrand@eircom.net to check for availability and details Thursday September 29th. Thursday October 20th Thursday.. read more →

The Rotary Club of Wexford President Niall Reck was on the South East Radio recently with Jim Kealy, being interviewed about his recent presidency and what the clubs does and aims to do.  You can listen to the radio interview here. read more →

The guest speaker at our weekly lunch on Monday 27th June was Ms Theresa Grant. Theresa is a native of Wexford and currently holds the position of Chief Executive Trafford Metropolitan Council in Manchester.  Trafford has a population of 250,000 and is one of the 10 boroughs of Greater Manchester. The Council has a staff.. read more →

20 Jun 2016
June 20, 2016

Rotary Ride For Prostate Cancer

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Wexford Rotary Club joined with Fishguard and Goodwick Rotary Club to raise funds for research into prostate cancer.  The event occurred over  the  Fathers Day weekend 18/19th June. Members from Wexford travelled to from Rosslare via Stenna Line .  They were joined at Fisguard by local Rotarians.  They rode a static bicycle on board for.. read more →

End Polio Now Wexford Golden Mile On the 21st. April Students from St. Peter’s College Transition year in association with The Rotary Club of Wexford culminated their project in the fund raising  exercise of a golden mile collection following on from a cake sale which in total raised €833. A remarkable result. The event follows.. read more →