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The Meehan Family – A Great Family Success Story

  Over 50 local business people enjoyed a Wexford Chamber Business After Hours at the Natural Health Store on Thursday … Continue reading

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Flights from Waterford Airport to three UK cities to resume on July 24

WAT DL Aer Southeast 20 06 17 Waterford Airport today announces the resumption of scheduled services to three cities in … Continue reading

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IDA Ireland South East Region: Seminar Wednesday 12th July 2017

    IDA Ireland South East Region will host an information seminar on employment permits and visas on Wednesday 12th … Continue reading

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Wexford Marathon 11th June 2017

  30 teams took part in this year’s Marathon, all running to raise funds for ‘Its Good 2 Talk’.  Friends … Continue reading

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Chamber Night at the Races: 7th June 2017

Wexford Chamber joined forces with Wexford Racecourse on Wednesday 7th June to host a brand new event on the Chamber’s … Continue reading

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Announcement of Brexit Supports for Small Business Welcome

  Wexford Chamber has  welcomed the announcement by Minister for State Pat Breen of a range of supports and funding … Continue reading

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Rejuvenate Ireland 2017 – Wexford June 21st

Listen to Calodagh’s interview on East coast FM, 12th June 2017:  Stress is the epidemic of the 21st century with … Continue reading

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Business After Hours with the Natural Health Store : Feel Good on the Inside

The Natural Health Store, in association with Wexford Chamber, is inviting local businesses to join them on the evening of … Continue reading

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Bizfest – 21st June 2017

  Bizfest is a free networking event aimed at helping Irish companies to develop their networks and expand their business. … Continue reading

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Hill St Community Garden: Friday 28th April, 2pm-5pm

  Work has commenced on Hill Street Community Garden! All groups are invited to come along on Friday from 2 … Continue reading

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Business After Hours Event: Wednesday 10th May 2017: Four County Chambers

      John F Kennedy Trust INVITATION Business After Hours Networking Event with 4 County Chambers WHEN:    Wednesday 10th … Continue reading

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Wexford Business Awards: Shortlist Announced!

The shortlist for the 2017 Wexford Business Awards, sponsored by Wexford County Council and the EPA, has been announced. Now … Continue reading

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Chambers Ireland Weekly Digest: 10th April

Supporting Rural Micro Enterprises Irish Rural Link under Erasmus+ are running a two year programme which will deliver innovative and supportive … Continue reading

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Get Happy Week, April 10th-14th 2017: Presentation Secondary School

    A group of student from the Presentation Secondary School, who have recently reached the finals of the AIB … Continue reading

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Guinness World Record Attempt: Thursday 6th April, 11.45am, Wexford Park

  Congratulations to both St. Peter’s College & the Presentation Secondary School, both of Wexford Town, who reached the finals … Continue reading

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Chambers Ireland: Weekly Digest 3rd April 2017

EESC February 2017 Newsletter Please find attached the EESC Information Centre and the European Parliamentary Research Service – CIN & … Continue reading

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ASK: 29th March 2017

      ‘Wexford Coming Together to Fight the Darkness of Mental Health’   Wednesday 29th March 2017, County Council Building, … Continue reading

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Job Shadow Day 2017: 24th – 28th April

  Job Shadow Day is a national project bringing people with disabilities and local employers  together  for  one  day  to … Continue reading

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Applications OPEN for 2017 Wexford Business Awards

  Wexford Business Awards 2017    ****Applications NOW OPEN **** Wexford Chamber, in association with Wexford County Council and supported … Continue reading

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Wexford Business Awards 2017

Hector to Bring the ‘Craic’ to the 2017 Wexford Business Awards Well known TV and radio personality, Hector Ó hEochagáin … Continue reading

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Local Enterprise Office Wexford : Annual Enterprise Awards: 10th March 2017

            COUNTY ENTERPRISE AWARDS TO PAY TRIBUTE TO LOCAL BUSINESS HEROES  Wexford County Council’s Local … Continue reading

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Success, Networking & Scares at Loftus Hall: 23rd February 2017

  Unprecedented interest in Wexford Chamber’s eeriest Business After Hours at Loftus Hall. Hosted in the most haunted house in … Continue reading

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Wexford Festival Opera Announces Details of 2017 Programme

  Wexford Festival Opera announces details of 2017 programme which includes: Luigi Cherubini’s Medea Conducted by Stephen Barlow Directed by … Continue reading

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Purple Flag Achievement: Top Award Recognises Quality of Night time Economy

  Wexford Town is celebrating following its recent achievement of the prestigious Purple Flag status for its evening and night-time … Continue reading

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New From Chambers Ireland- Including Chambers Ireland Corporate Social Responsibility Launch 2017

New from Chambers Ireland   Chambers Ireland Corporate Social Responsibility Launch 2017 Chambers Ireland’s Corporate Social Responsibility Awards seek to … Continue reading

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Wexford Art Centre Welcomes Capital Funding

Wexford Arts Centre were delighted to hear that their joint application with Wexford County Council to Department of Arts, Heritage, … Continue reading

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Wexford- An Age Friendly County!

   Agencies Collaborate with Older People to produce Wexford Age Friendly Strategy  Wexford County Council is committed to ensuring that … Continue reading

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Cardiac Care Forum- Wednesday 22nd February

As the issue of 24/7 Cardiac Care continues to gain momentum within the region, the Health Equality For the South … Continue reading

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Wexford v Kildare Golf Classic – 18th & 19th May 2017

NETWORK ON THE GOLF COURSE Plenty of time to talk with potential clients, decision-makers or associates important to YOUR business. … Continue reading

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Purple Flag – Official ‘Hoist the Flag’ celebration of Wexford Town’s achievement in gaining Purple Flag Status

Wexford is celebrating being honoured with the Purple Flag, the internationally accredited award for excellence in the night-life of a … Continue reading

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Sell: Your Story Conference – Change the way you sell by telling stories

Croke Park, Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM This conference is for Sales Directors/ Managers/ Leads, … Continue reading

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AIB Branch Illustrates Confidence in Wexford and Its Business Community

AIB Branch Illustrates Confidence in Wexford and Its Business Community Over 60 local businesses joined AIB Wexford for a Business … Continue reading

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Increased Variety of Apprenticeships & Traineeships A Welcome Addition To The Irish Education Landscape

Commenting on announcement by Minister for Education Richard Bruton TD and Minister of State for Training and Skills,  Karl Fitzpatrick, … Continue reading

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Are YOU Brave Enough to Join us for our February Business After Hours!!? Tour the Most Haunted House in Ireland with the Chamber!

   INVITATION Business After Hours Networking Event with Loftus Hall Over 666 Years of Heritage, Tales & Legends on the … Continue reading

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Update on Phase 1 of Natural Gas to Wexford Project

Gas Networks Ireland builds, develops and operates Ireland’s world-class gas infrastructure.  We are responsible for connecting all new gas customers … Continue reading

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Rural Communities Must be Supported to Achieve their Full Potential

Wexford Chamber welcomes the Action Plan for Rural Development launched today by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Arts, … Continue reading

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More Questions Than Answers

  Commenting on UK Prime Minister Teresa May’s speech, Ian Talbot, Chief Executive Chambers Ireland said, “Ultimately the speech was … Continue reading

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Kavanagh Calls For St Senans To Be Developed As Education Campus

Cathaoirleach of Wexford County Council Councillor Paddy Kavanagh has called for St Senans Enniscorthy to be purchased by the Department … Continue reading

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WTC Savannah Gateway Regional Showcase

We, in conjunction with Wexford County Council and other stakeholders,  have been building links with Savannah Georgia over the past … Continue reading

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Business After Hours Networking Event with AIB Wexford

  INVITATION Business After Hours Networking Event with AIB Wexford to celebrate the Launch of Refurbished AIB Branch and new Self-Service Lobby … Continue reading

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Wexford Goes Purple!

  Wexford goes Purple – the internationally accredited award for excellence in the night-life of a town • Worth €3.1 … Continue reading

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Online CSR Tool for SMEs Launched by Minister Pat Breen

                                Online CSR Tool for … Continue reading

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National Women’s Strategy

  NATIONAL WOMEN’S STRATEGY  A public consultation on the forthcoming National Women’s Strategy was recently launched by the Tánaiste and … Continue reading

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Action Plans for Jobs 2017 Must Focus on Youth Unemployment

Action Plans for Jobs 2017 Must Focus on Youth Unemployment Commenting on today’s release of the CSO Monthly Unemployment figures … Continue reading

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North South Interconnector Essential to Sustain Ireland’s Economic Growth

  North South Interconnector Essential to Sustain Ireland’s Economic Growth Chambers Ireland welcomed the decision by ABP to grant approval … Continue reading

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Opportunities Remain for Irish SMEs to Grow Online Sales

Commenting on the release of recent CSO Information Society Statistics on Enterprise, Madeleine Quirke, CEO Wexford Chamber,  said, “Ireland continues … Continue reading

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Karl Fitzpatrick re-elected as President of Wexford Chamber

Wexford Chamber held its Annual General Meeting on Thursday last in their new offices on Hill Street in Wexford town. … Continue reading

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An Innovative Resource for the South East at Talbot Suites at Stonebridge

The lavish complex at Talbot Suites at Stonebridge opened its doors to Wexford Chamber Members on Wednesday evening last, 30th … Continue reading

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Shop Local, Shop Wexford this Christmas

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Put a Smile on the Face of a Child this Christmas… St. Vincent de Paul – Christmas Toy Appeal 2016

We are delighted to be partnering with St. Vincent de Paul for the fifth year of the annual St. Vincent … Continue reading

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Purple Flag – Painting Wexford Purple

Wexford Chamber, in partnership with Wexford County Council, are in the final stages of gaining international accreditation under The Purple … Continue reading

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Key Challenges for European Businesses in 2017 Highlighted in International Survey

Labour costs, the impact of Brexit and skills shortages are identified among the challenges facing Irish companies in 2017 Vast … Continue reading

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Briefing on Non-Domestic Tariff Framework

Briefing on Non-Domestic Tariff Framework Non Domestic Project Background: The process of Irish Water taking control of non-domestic billing is … Continue reading

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Christmas Networking Lunch – ‘The Possible Effects of Trump’s Presidency on Wexford’

Christmas Networking Lunch ‘The Possible Effects of Trump’s Presidency on Wexford’ Friday, 2nd December in the Riverbank House Hotel In … Continue reading

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Business After Hours with Talbot Suites at Stonebridge

Business After Hours Networking Event with Talbot Suites at Stonebridge Venue:    Talbot Suites at Stonebridge, Paul Quay, Wexford When:     Wednesday … Continue reading

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Seventh Annual Wexford Business Expo Brings Local Businesses Online

On Thursday November 10th, Wexford County Hall became the home for Google and Microsoft as the 2016 Wexford Business Expo … Continue reading

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Joyces of Wexford Showcase as the Leading Electrical Retailer in the South East

Joyces of Wexford Showcase as the Leading Electrical Retailer in the South East The focus was on modern technology at … Continue reading

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Dementia Awareness Training for Financial Services Staff

Dementia Awareness Training for Financial Services Staff in association with Bluebird Care, Doyles Solicitors and the DCU Dementia Elevator Team … Continue reading

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Budget 2017 – Chambers Ireland’s Perspective

This afternoon the Government published its much anticipated budget for the coming year. Budget 2017 is the second expansionary budget … Continue reading

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Budget 2017 – What does Budget 17 mean for you, your business and the wider environment?

Choices. Priorities. Opportunities. What does Budget 17 mean for you, your business and the wider environment? . Introduction Has Minister … Continue reading

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Wexford Quays Plan Gathers Momemtum

Ambitious Regeneration Plan to Transform Quays Area   Wexford County Council’s plans to comprehensively regenerate the Wexford Town Quays took … Continue reading

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Over 600 Fashionistas gathered in Wexford County Hall for the ultimate Style event of the Season!

Over 600 fashionistas gathered in Wexford County Hall for the ultimate style event of the season!   Wexford’s County Hall was … Continue reading

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PwC’s Budget 2017 Breakfast Briefing

PwC’s Budget 2017 Breakfast Briefing in association with Wexford Chamber, will consider whether the Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan has … Continue reading

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Join us for our popular Business After Hours Networking event!

Venue: Joyces of Wexford, Clonard Retail Park, Wexford When: Thursday 13th October Cost: FREE to Chamber Members: Non Members €10 … Continue reading

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Wexford Fringe 2016, Festival Windows Competition

Once again Wexford Chamber is delighted to announce the launch of their annual Festival Windows Display Competition as part of … Continue reading

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‘Wexford Style’ 2016 Fashion Show – Saturday 1st October

Wexford Chamber in association with Donohoe Mercedes-Benz is delighted to announce details of this years charity event which will see … Continue reading

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Chambers Ireland Weekly Digest

29 August 2016 Contents Notices for circulation to Chamber members Chamber Events Chambers Ireland Media Notices for circulation to Chamber … Continue reading

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ESB Wins Outstanding Achievement in Corporate Social Responsibility Award

  ESB has won the Outstanding Achievement in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award at the 2016 Chambers Ireland CSR Awards … Continue reading

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2016 Wexford Business Expo – Growing your Business Online

The 2016 Wexford Business Expo promises to be the event of the year for businesses right across the South East. … Continue reading

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Wexford Fringe 2016 – Invitation

To book your place please contact Aoife Connick at info@wexfordchamber.ie or by calling 053 91 22226

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The Ultimate Style Event of the Season – Wexford Style is back for it’s fifth year!

                                        … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber Night at the Opera

This year we have a limited number of tickets for the already ‘sold out’ opening night Wednesday, 26th October, at … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber will form part of Irish Delegation travelling to Brussels in October to attend European Parliament of Enterprises 2016

On 13th October, EUROCHAMBRES, in cooperation with Chambers Ireland and the European Parliament, will organise the fourth edition of the … Continue reading

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Excellent Work Undertaken By Local Authorities Highlighted In Awards Shortlist

Chambers Ireland announced the shortlist for the Excellence in Local Government Awards 2016 with a total of twenty three local … Continue reading

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Budget 2017 Must Look Beyond the Short Term And Prepare the Irish Economy For The Future

  The Irish Chamber Network, Ireland’s largest business network,) launched its Budget 2017 Submission outlining the need for Government to … Continue reading

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Wexford briefing aimed at tackling Brexit issues

Wexford Chamber took the first step in tackling the uncertainty over Brexit with a breakfast briefing looking at its potential … Continue reading

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Information Evening for Local Stakeholders as plans progress for gas works in Wexford Town

Details of the next phase of the €16.5 million infrastructure project to bring gas to Wexford town were presented to … Continue reading

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Not the Time to Be Complacent About Protecting Our Competitiveness

Commenting on the publication of the National Competitiveness Council’s Competitiveness Scorecard, Karl Fitzpatrick, President of Wexford Chamber said, “The findings … Continue reading

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Chamber Members Indulge in the Monart Experience

The third in the series of six Business Networking Lunches, in association with AIB Bank Wexford, took place recently in … Continue reading

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WHAT IS NEW FRONTIERS?  

NEW FRONTIERS IS IRELAND’S NATIONAL ENTREPRENEUR DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME, DELIVERED AT A LOCAL LEVEL BY INSTITUTES OF TECHNOLOGY AND FUNDED BY … Continue reading

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Increased Capital Investment Essential to Meet Demands of Growing Population

Commenting on the release of the preliminary Census 2016 population figures, Mark O’Mahoney, Director of Policy and Communications, Chambers Ireland … Continue reading

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Excellence in CSR Practices Can Help Attract Foreign Direct Investment

CSR Awards 2016 Shortlist Announced Today Chambers Ireland today (13th July 2016) announced the shortlist for the 2016 Corporate Social … Continue reading

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Irish Water briefs business representative groups ahead of planned billing transfer

27th June 2016 – Irish Water briefed a number of business representative groups to update them on changes to the administration … Continue reading

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In 2015 Chambers Ireland launched the Business and Commercial Mediation Scheme

The initiative was developed by a cross section of bodies (Chambers Ireland, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Law Society, … Continue reading

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Information Evening – Natural Gas Project in Wexford

Preview Changes You are invited to an information evening at Clayton White’s Hotel, Wexford on behalf of Ervia on: Thursday, 21st July, 2016 … Continue reading

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Business Community Donates €4,000 to Wexford MarineWatch

Wexford Chamber selected Wexford MarineWatch as their chosen charity at the recent hugely successful Wexford Business Awards Gala Ceremony and … Continue reading

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Three Sisters European Capital of Culture Bid Book on view for the public

1 July 2016: The people of Kilkenny, Waterford and Wexford have an exciting opportunity to view an exhibition of the … Continue reading

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BREXIT Breakfast Briefing

BREXIT Breakfast Briefing  An immediate effect from Brexit has been in relation to exchange rate fluctuations, we must now focus … Continue reading

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President Higgins Supports International Yoga Day in Wexford

Wexford Chamber and Spiritual Earth hosted a midsummer celebration of the second United Nations International Day of Yoga on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Wexford Fringe Guide 2016

  Now in its 64th year, Wexford Fringe is calling artists, performers, choral & drama groups, singers, musicians and event … Continue reading

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Datapac opens Business Resource Centre in Wexford Chamber offices to support local business community

  Wexford, 15 June 2016 – Datapac today announces the official opening of its new boardroom and training facility, the … Continue reading

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Corporate Social Responsibility Consultations for SMEs

  Chambers Ireland is delighted to offer SMEs with an interest in Corporate Social Responsibility the opportunity to engage with … Continue reading

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Results 2016 Wexford Business Awards

Wexford Customer Service Excellence Award sponsored by AIB Winner: Pettitt’s SuperValu, Saint Aidans –This supermarket has a strong reputation for … Continue reading

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Wexford Business Awards Will Celebrate Entrepreneurial Achievements

WEXFORD BUSINESS AWARDS WILL CELEBRATE ENTREPRENEURIAL ACHIEVEMENTS The eighth annual Wexford Business Awards will recognise the entrepreneurialism, innovation, diversity and … Continue reading

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South East Business Finance Expo was a resounding success

  Friday last saw over thirty providers of business finance converge on Wexford County Hall to exhibit at the South … Continue reading

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The “Customer is King” as Wexford launches the country’s first major retail initiative of its kind.

  Losing customers as a result of “inadequate” or even “poor” customer service costs retailers millions of Euros every year. … Continue reading

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Tickets on Sale for Wexford Business Awards 2016!

  Following approx. 90 face-to-face interviews on April 21st, the Wexford Business Awards panel of judges had to agonise over … Continue reading

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South East Business Finance Expo

  South East Business Finance Expo “Funding for your Business” Sponsored by Wexford County Council Held in partnership with RIKON … Continue reading

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Welcome News from Chief Executive of Wexford County Council

  The inaugural lunch in the AIB Business Networking Series of Lunches, in partnership with Wexford Chamber, recently took place … Continue reading

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Consulting with Business on the Consumer Rights Directive and reducing burden for business

  Chambers Ireland is hoping to collect feedback and comments from businesses regarding their views on the impact of the … Continue reading

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