08 Oct 2014
October 8, 2014

Recycle for Gambia Update

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The response from the public to Rotary Wexford’s appeal for bicycles and other items to be brought to Wexford Enterprise Centre Car Park on Saturday 27th September was overwhelming.  Many families called by with bicycles, clothes, toys, computers, seed trays and most importantly school copy books, pencils/pens and reading material.  People were so generous and.. read more →

President of Wexford Rotary, Madeleine Quirke recently welcomed Dr Kevin Sludds as a guest speaker.  Dr. Kevin Sludds gave a very engaging presentation on “Ethics of Strong Corporate Social Responsibility” Dr. Kevin Sludds is a professional ethicist with 20 years experience of teaching, consulting and training.  Dr Sludds is recognized in Ireland and abroad for.. read more →

18 Sep 2014
September 18, 2014

Youth Leadership Development

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Work is well advanced with the 2014 project which promises to be the most well supported one to date by the 21 secondary schools in the county with record numbers expressing interest which in turn will bring challenges to Club members who will be needed to interview all candidates. But more later.   read more →

18 Sep 2014
September 18, 2014

Just 1 Life Driver Awareness Programme

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The eighth year of this programme targeting 16 year olds is about to commence with 6 dates already fixed and the first three nearly full accommodating 250 students a time. The programme run in conjunction with the Wexford County Council, an Garda Siochana, the A&E of Wexford General Hospital, the Wexford Fire Service and Mental.. read more →

The Rotary Club of Wexford is again seeking to recognise and support the work of Wexford Priest Fr. Sean Devereux in Gambia. Fr. Sean has now spent almost 15 years helping poor communities in the diocese of Banjul Gambia. The Rotary Club of Wexford supported by South East Radio presents “Recycle for Gambia” a special.. read more →

Wexford Rotary was delighted to welcome as their guest Fr Sean Devereux who very kindly agreed to share with us an outline of the wonderful work he is involved in as a missionary priest in The Gambia.  Fr Sean, a native of Tachumshane  who did his training in the seminary in St Peters, has been.. read more →

Rotary of Club Of Wexford were attended by Sinead Darker and Dave Wren from One of Rotarys Newest E Club “District 1100”. Rotary e-clubs follow the same policies as all Rotary clubs. The key difference is that an e-club conducts its weekly meeting on the club’s website. Rather than being physically present at an appointed.. read more →

Madeleine Quirke is CEO of Wexford Chamber becomes the New President of Rotary Club of Wexford.  Having formerly worked for Irish Ferries, Madeleine is well known throughout the  business community of County Wexford.  She has been involved in community and voluntary work for many years and believes that Rotary is now the right platform for.. read more →

Wexford Rotary was delighted to welcome Mary to Wexford.  She was an extremely interesting and gracious guest and was very  generous with her time.  Madeleine Quirke, on behalf of Wexford Rotary, presented Mary with a handmade pendant depicting Wexford’s Twin Spires, made by Martins Jewellers.  A copy of Nicky Furlong’s book ‘County Wexford in the.. read more →

06 May 2014
May 6, 2014

RONAN FURLONG R.I.P.

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The death has occurred of Ronan Furlong of Ferrybank, Wexford.  Ronan was a Founder Member of Wexford Rotary and has been involved with our Club since 1979.  His background was banking and finance and he was Regional Manager, based in Wexford,  with Bank of Ireland for many years.  Wexford Rotary has expressed deep sadness at.. read more →