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 →

Photograph Back – Madeleine Quirke, Pat Dwyer, Verity Swan, Eamon Buttle, Niall Reck Front – Jim Staples, Karl Fitzpatrick, Ann Jackman and Maura Bell, Photo By Jim Campbell Wexford Rotary were delighted to welcome Rotarian Verity Swan, District Governor of Rotary International in Ireland.  Verity is the first ever female Governor of the all Ireland.. read more →

Alan Corcoran of South East Radio was moved by the reaction from the students form Bunclody Vocational School who came along to the Omniplex in Wexford and who participated in the programme.  They were visably  shaken by what they saw and by what they heard and the general consensus was that in future they would.. read more →

Eamonn Buttle, President of Rotary Wexford, was delighted to welcome as our guest speaker on Monday 10th February Barry Murphy of Paginini www.fitfuel.ie. Barry spoke about innovation and how Paginini has evolved over the years into a highly successful and world renowned business.  Barry has brought his own experiences and skills to the fore over.. read more →

The Australian government is providing AU$80 million over four years in support of the 2013-18 Polio Eradication and Endgame Strategic Plan. The commitment is from 2015 to 2018. The contribution follows a $50 million commitment to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) from 2011 to 2014. Australian Rotarians have been instrumental in advocating their government’s.. read more →

Rotary has approved a $500,000 Rapid Response grant to the World Health Organization (WHO) to address a recent polio outbreak in Somalia. The outbreak occurred in the Banadir region of Somalia, where a large number of children had not been vaccinated against polio due to inaccessibility. As of 14 August, 110 cases of wild poliovirus.. read more →