The South East’s youngest leaders travelled to Wexford on Monday November 16th to compete in the Regional Final of the Rotary’s Youth Leadership Development Competition. Following selections at the respective school and club stages of the competitions, the chosen representatives for the Rotary clubs of Carlow, Kilkenny, Thurles, Wexford and Youghal were interviewed by a.. read more →

In a competition, which recognises and celebrates Wexford’s youngest leaders, Katie Stone, a fifth year student at the Loreto Secondary School in Wexford, has been announced as the winner of the 2015 Rotary Club of Wexford’s Youth Leadership Development Competition. Following entries from more than 70 students across the county, a representative for each of.. read more →

26 Oct 2015
October 26, 2015

240 Students attend Just 1 Life

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Just 1 Life second session of 2015-16 on October 22nd at the Wexford Omniplex cinema. 240 students mainly 16 year olds from The Good Counsel School New Ross www.goodcounselcollege.ie, St. Mary’s Secondary School New Ross www.stmarysnewross.org/ and Colaiste Bride Secondary School Enniscorthy www.colaistebride.ie/ Presenters Garda sergeant Colm Mathews, Frank Burke Wexford County Council, Dr. Paul Kelly.. read more →

Top rowe: Albert Lennon, Richard Reid, Juergen Sassmannshausen, B.J. Kerr, George Herterich, Tom O’Rourke, Cathel O’Dunlaing, Victor Stafford, John O’Loughlin.   Centre rowe: Murth Joyce, Peter Pasdzior, James Roche, John Corish, Paddy Sheridan, Tom Hassett, Brendan Corcoran, George Stafford.   Front rowe: Ned Comerford, Liam Lynch, Sean Scallan, Mike Whaley, Ronan Furlong ( Founderpresident ).. read more →

The Paul Harris Fellowship is only awarded to Rotarians who have made an outstanding contribution to their club, community or an international project. Liam Dwyer is one such Rotarian.  He has undertaken a project to supply bicycles,  computers, Toys and school equipment to a very underdeveloped part of Gambia.  Working through the local Parish Priest,.. read more →

Eddie Breen receiving the chains of office of the President of the Wexford Rotary Club pictured with outgoing President Madeleine Quirke and vice president Niall Reck at the Rotary meeting in the Riverbank House Hotel. Pic: Jim Campbell Former County manager Eddie Breen, the new president of Wexford Rotary, says the club is committed to.. read more →

Wexford Rotary needs your help. We will be collecting in the Bullring and at Pettitts on the Quay in Wexford Town on Saturday, 16th May from 10 am onwards. ShelterBox is an international disaster relief charity that provides temporary shelter and lifesaving supplies to those in need of emergency shelter.  Rotary give global support to.. read more →

08 Apr 2015
April 8, 2015

Just 1 Life goes to Blackpool

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Rotary district 1190 that covering the counties of Lancashire and Cumbria in the north of England invited Mike Brand to speak at their annual conference on our experiences with our diver awareness programme at the beginning of March.The audience also included district governors from Rotary Districts in Cheshire and,Staffordshire.The forty minute presentation included the history,.. read more →

In October I entered the school competition for Rotary Youth Leadership. I wasn’t sure what to expect. This involved an interview with members of Rotary Wexford which focused on personal qualities and abilities. I was successful at this level and went forward to represent the school at county level. The county competition was held in.. read more →

Dear Madeleine I write to express heart-felt gratitude on behalf of the people of the villages in Foni, Western Division of the Republic of The Gambia who are recipients of items collected and shipped in a container by the Rotary Club of Wexford. It is difficult for me to sit here and adequately express in.. read more →