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Waterford to host Convention 2017

Green Party Convention 2017 takes place in Waterford at the Tower Hotel from 24-26 March. We hope to give what ever support we can to our friends in the Deise County to help make sure the event is a success.

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HOW CAN I RESPOND TO INJUSTICES CAUSED BY CLIMATE CHANGE?

You can find out at St Iberius Church, Wexford on Thursday, Oct 30 (7.30pm). The occasion is International Day of Prayer for Climate Justice. What better time could there be to take an objective and reflective look at an issue … Continue reading

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National Biodiversity Week, May 17-25

This week (May 17-25) is National Biodiversity Week. There are events happening around Ireland to try encourage us all to get out celebrate the great outdoors. “National Biodiversity Week provides us with lots of great opportunities to get up close and … Continue reading

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Wexford Tidy Towns launches “Let’s Bee Friendly” project

Wexford Tidy Towns launches its “Let’s Bee Friendly” project this Thursday, April 10 at 7pm in Wexford Town Library. “Let’s Bee Friendly” is an exciting biodiversity project, developed in association with Wexford County Council, to generate greater awareness of the … Continue reading

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Green EU candidate visits Wexford

Grace O’Sullivan, Green Party MEP candidate for Ireland South, visited Wexford last week for the first formal visit of her campaign. With a jam-packed schedule O’Sullivan hardly had time time to draw breath between meetings, walkabouts, photoshoots and a visit … Continue reading

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We are voting NO!

Just so you know, we are voting NO next Friday to the referendum on abolishing the Seanad. The government says the Seanad should be abolished, we say it should be reformed. Poet Theo Dorgan has a very good article on … Continue reading

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National Bike Week, June 15-23

National Bike Week happens June 15-23 with events taking place all around the country. If at all possible try use two wheels instead of four and let your heart be the engine! Check out www.bikeweek.ie.

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Green Party Not To Take Sides in Referendum

At the recent party convention held in Kilkenny, a majority, 61.2%, of Green Party members voted in favour of a yes vote in the upcoming Stability Treaty referendum. As this is short of the 2/3 majority required for policy change … Continue reading

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Wexford Hosts Nuclear Free Local Authorities Seminar

THE NUCLEAR Free Local Authorities (NFLA) recently held its winter seminar in Wexford Town. They discussed ways Ireland can develop its renewable energy infrastructure. They also discussed the impact the proposed new nuclear plants in the UK may have for … Continue reading

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Trip to Jamestown Environmental Reserve planned for Jan, 2012

Jamestown Environmental Reserve is situated close to Oylegate, Co Wexford. Owner, Will Warham, has been nurturing this 60 acres of so for several decades to the point where it is now a veritable haven for indigenous plants, bugs and wildlife. … Continue reading

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Successful Green Gathering at Carne

The Green Party’s “Meeting Point @ Carnsore” get-together last weekend was a great success. The workshops were all well attended with issues such as economics, the EU, the presidency, digital communications and general Green policy getting a good airing. The … Continue reading

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Walking with Blackstairs Eco Trails

On Saturday last (Sept 24) a group travelled from Wexford to the wilds of rural Carlow, Killedmond to be exact, for a guided walk with Blackstairs Eco Trails. Our guides were former Green Party TD Mary White and her other … Continue reading

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Wexford’s Redmond Park Hosts Picnic in the Park

Redmond Park in Wexford Town will be a hive of activity next Sunday when the rescheduled Picnic in the Park brings together a feast of music, dance, arts and sports. Those energetic souls behind the “Love Redmond Park” campaign are … Continue reading

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Trevor’s Kitchen Garden Tour Comes To Wexford

“Trevor Sargent: The Kitchen Garden Tour” came to Wexford Organic Centre, Cushinstown on Saturday, April 9. The event, organised by Wexford Greens, offered expert tuition on growing herbs and veg. Trevor opened proceedings with a presentation on his own much … Continue reading

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