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€5,485 Donated to The Collective Sensory Group

€5,485 Donated to The Collective Sensory Group Wexford Chamber selected The Collective Sensory Group as their chosen charity partner at … Continue reading

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Wexford Fringe Guide 2018! Book Your Event Listing Now!

Now in its 66th year, Wexford Fringe is calling artists, performers, choral & drama groups, singers and musicians to submit … Continue reading

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Business After Hours Networking Event at IOAC – 14th June 2018

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Celebrations at County Wexford Business Awards 2018

Celebrations at County Wexford Business Awards 2018 Clayton Whites Hotel 25th May 2018 The County Wexford Business Awards 2018 took … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity: Office Administrator for Maternity Leave Cover

An opportunity for a maternity cover has become available for somebody with a strong Marketing and administration background with good … Continue reading

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Finalists Announced – 2018 County Wexford Business Awards

Now in their 10th year, the County Wexford Business Awards work hard to find out and showcase the best of … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber welcomes EIB €500m investment in National Broadband Plan

Speaking on the announcement today (13 April 2018) of a €500m investment by the European Investment Bank towards the National … Continue reading

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Applications Open for 2018 County Wexford Business Awards – DEADLINE EXTENDED

County Wexford Business Awards 2018    www.wexfordbusinessawards.ie   *DEADLINE EXTENDED 9am Tuesday 17th April* Join in now and be part … Continue reading

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Chambers Ireland Weekly Digest: 12th March 2018

Water Connection Charging Policy Consultation The Commission for Regulation of Utilities is conducting a consultation on Irish Water’s proposed Connection … Continue reading

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A Grand Adventure for All at Chamber Networking Event in Wells House & Gardens

A Grand Adventure for All at Chamber Networking Event Wells House & Gardens a National Treasure Wexford Chamber kicked-off their … Continue reading

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Chamber Meets with Irish Water on Water Infrastructure Development

Wexford Chamber met with Irish Water on Thursday 22nd February regarding a number of issues including water infrastructure development. Irish … Continue reading

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Businesses Urged to Seize Opportunities at Business Lunch

  Over 160 Chamber members and business people packed into the Slaney Suite of the Talbot Hotel for the annual … Continue reading

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WEXFORD CHAMBER APPOINTS NEW CEO

Wexford Chamber has a new person at the helm.  Enda Kavanagh has just been appointed the organization’s new Chief Executive … Continue reading

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Dragon Breathes Fire into Chamber Lunch

Dragon Breathes Fire into Chamber Lunch Written by Maria Pepper, Wexford People Entrepreneur, Dragon’s Den investor and marketing consultant Gavin … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber Welcomes Report on the Cost of Employer & Public Liability Insurance

Commenting on today’s publication of the Cost of Insurance Working Group’s Report on the Cost of Employer and Public Liability … Continue reading

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Chambers Ireland welcomes approval of the North South Interconnector in Northern Ireland

Commenting on today’s (23 January 2018) announcement that the North South Interconnector has been granted full planning approval in Northern … Continue reading

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New Record for Wexford Shop Local Vouchers!!!

    IT’S A WIN! WIN! SITUATION FOR  EMPLOYERS, RETAILERS, EMPLOYEES AND OF COURSE WEXFORD! CONGRATULATIONS!!!     In 2017, … Continue reading

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Employment Growth reflects need to reallocate funding to Up-Skilling

Wexford Chamber welcomes the recent CSO figures denoting continued employment growth of 2.2% in the Irish economy in the third quarter of … Continue reading

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€1.5m of LEADER Grant Aid available for Wexford Businesses in 2018

  During 2017, LEADER grant aid of almost €1.6million was allocated to innovative enterprise and community projects throughout County Wexford. … Continue reading

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‘How to Grow Your Business Through Smart Marketing’- with Gavin Duffy

  Lunchtime Seminar with special Guest Speaker Gavin Duffy ‘How to Grow Your Business Through Smart Marketing’ In association with … Continue reading

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HBAN’s South East Syndicate to invest €10M in local start-ups

    –        HBAN business angels to invest €10M in regional Irish start-ups over the next three years –        Syndicate … Continue reading

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A Model Chamber- InBUSINESS Interview with Madeleine Quirke

  The latest issue of InBUSINESS Magazine feature a Q & A interview with Wexford Chamber CEO Madeleine Quirke. Find … Continue reading

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St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Toy Appeal 2017

  We are well on our way to donating over 70 presents this year for children in and around Wexford … Continue reading

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Welcome News during Brexit Negotiations

8th December 2017 Chambers Ireland welcomes Brexit guarantee of ‘no hard border’ between Ireland and Northern Ireland, following this morning’s … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber Welcomes New President

At a well-attended AGM of Wexford Chamber last Thursday, 7th December, in the Chamber Offices on Hill Street, the Board … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber of Commerce- Annual Report 2017

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Wexford Chamber Launches New Brand

29th November 2017 Wexford Chamber, as a member of the Chambers Ireland network, launched a new brand today, reflecting their … Continue reading

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County Wexford Retail Strategy 2019-2025 – Wexford Town Meeting

  This meeting will take place at the Talbot Hotel, Wexford on Tuesday 5th December from 2-4pm. On behalf of … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber and Wexford County Council Business Lunch with Wexford Chamber President Niall Reck and Special Guest Sean Gallagher 16th February 2018

Wexford Chamber and Wexford County Council Business Lunch with Wexford Chamber President Niall Reck and Special Guest Sean Gallagher speaking … Continue reading

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‘Wexford Style’ 2017 Rivalled any International Catwalk Event!

Wexford Chamber was delighted to welcome Darren Kennedy Irish television personality, IFTA nominated TV presenter, documentary maker, lifestyle writer and … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber Wall Planner 2018

Wexford Chamber is now taking bookings for the Chamber Wall Planner 2018 – the perfect way to make your business … Continue reading

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66th Wexford Festival Opening Night Festivities confirmed

  Winner ‘Festival of the Year’ International Opera Awards 2017 As rehearsals continue for the forthcoming Wexford Festival Opera, recently … Continue reading

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‘Wexford Style’ Fashion Show 2017 – 11th November

  **TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR 2017 ‘WEXFORD STYLE’ FASHION SHOW** The Ultimate Style Event of the Season – Wexford … Continue reading

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Wexford 2018 Budget Breakfast Briefing: 11th Oct 2017

At a time when outside influences such as Brexit and EU policy are having effect on our national outlook, Minister … Continue reading

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Wexford Chamber Welcomes CSO Figures Showing Continued Employment Growth

Wexford Chamber welcomes the CSO figures which show continued employment growth in the Irish economy. Karl Fitzpatrick, President Wexford Chamber,  said, … Continue reading

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Zurich Win at Wexford Chamber Golf Classic

  Beautiful weather, fantastic course and enthusiastic golfers all made for an enjoyable fundraiser in aid of St Patrick’s Special … Continue reading

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UfuCoffee Celebrates Official Launch

          UfuCoffee Celebrates Official Launch UfuCoffee, one of Wexford towns newest coffee shops, was very well … Continue reading

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Publication of Review of Ireland’s Corporation Tax Code Welcomed

  Wexford Chamber has welcomed the publication of the Coffey Review of Ireland’s Corporation Tax Code. Karl Fitzpatrick, President Wexford … Continue reading

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Chambers Ireland Weekly Digest 4th Sept 2017

  Cost of Insurance Working Group – Survey The Cost of Insurance working group run out of the Department of … Continue reading

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Increased Irish Representation Abroad Vital Part of Post-Brexit Planning

  Chambers Ireland today (22 August 2017) welcomes the announcement from Taoiseach Leo Varadkar that he intends to double Ireland’s … Continue reading

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Congratulations to Leaving Certificate Students

  Wexford Chamber congratulates the 58, 000 students who are receiving Leaving Certificate results today (16 August 2017). Speaking this … Continue reading

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Paper Highlights Urgent Need for Commencement of Substantive Negotiations

  Chambers Ireland today noted the UK government’s published policy paper on customs, indicating a desire for a future customs … Continue reading

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Ireland’s Best Young Entrepreneur Competition 2018

    The search is underway to find Ireland’s best young entrepreneurs of 2018! If you are aged between 18 … Continue reading

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Employment Law, HR and Health & Safety Seminar – 20th September

Employment Law, HR and Health & Safety Seminar Know Your Legal Obligations! Wexford Chamber invites you to an exclusive event … Continue reading

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Wexford Has Great Taste! Great Taste Awards 2017: Wexford Winners

  The high quality of food produced in County Wexford has been acknowledged yet again with the awarding of gold … Continue reading

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Investment is Needed to Address Competitiveness and Cost of Living

Chambers Ireland  called for Budget 2018 to invest in social and economic infrastructure projects that will help address the cost … Continue reading

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Wexford Fringe Launch: 13th September 2017

  Celebrate the launch of the 65th year of the Wexford Fringe Festival with us with live music, light refreshments & … Continue reading

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County Wexford Business Expo 2017 – 4th October

  County Wexford Business Expo 2017  – “Businesses Acting Responsibly” Wednesday 4th October 2017 Sponsored by Zurich  In Partnership with The … Continue reading

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Hill Street Community Garden

Chelsea Flower Show Comes to Wexford!  Hill Street Community Garden Party  From marigolds to antirrhinums, lavenders to pansies, beetroots to … Continue reading

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Wexford Business Awards Raises €3,515 for Family Life Service

We asked members of Wexford Businesses to dig deep for our charity raffle at the 2017 Wexford Business Awards and … Continue reading

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Ireland is 5th Most Open Economy Globally

    ICC launches Open Markets Index ICC Ireland today (7 July 2017) noted that Ireland is currently ranked 5th … Continue reading

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Chambers Ireland Welcomes the Conclusion of EU-Japan Trade Negotiations

Chambers Ireland today (6 July 2017) welcomes the news of an agreement between the EU and Japan for a new … Continue reading

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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

Watch the official videos from the event here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vy4xGOedM08 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k4k21HSMzaI Listen to Calodagh’s interview on East coast FM, 12th June … 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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