Free Community Leadership & Capacity Building Training Course in Gorey

Wexford Local Development is rolling out a series of Community Leadership & Capacity Building Courses across the county this year.  The first course will take place in Well’s House this May & June for community groups from the Gorey District.  The programme will provide opportunity to explore an understanding of community, the role of the […]

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County Wexford Business Awards 2019 – REMINDER

  REMINDER to join in and be part of the most prestigious & reputable business event namely the County Wexford Business Awards 2019.  The Wexford Business Awards, now in their eleventh year, are county wide awards recognising the entrepreneurialism, innovation, diversity and talent of businesses across all sectors. The awards honour Wexford’s industry leaders through the […]

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€266,713 LEADER Grant Aid for two Wexford food producers

Wexford Local Community Development Committee and Wexford Local Development recently approved LEADER Food Initiative grant aid totaling €266,713 for two well known Wexford food producers, Kelly’s Bakery in Wexford town and Wexford Home Preserves in New Ross. The LEADER Food Initiative is managed jointly by the Department of Rural and Community Development and the Department […]

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Driver Theory preparation in Gorey

Passing your driver theory test is the first step to getting your driving licence and getting on the road. WLD has a course in June to prepare you for the test, it’s free of charge and, if you complete the course we’ll arrange an official test appointment for you. To register or find out more […]

Safer Internet Day 2019

Today is Safer Internet Day (SID),  an EU wide initiative to promote a safer internet for all users, especially young people. It is promoted in Ireland by the PDST Technology in Education and Webwise. The Theme for Safer Internet Day is “Together for a Better Internet“. Safer Internet Day 2019 will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 5th. […]

Healthcare Training in New Ross

‘Care of the Older Person’ – a QQI Level 5 module will be available in New Ross starting in February. To find out if this training is for you please contact Noreen on 053 9155885 or at  ndake@wld.ie

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Exploring Tourism Opportunities in County Wexford – LEADER Forum

Wexford Local Development is hosting a LEADER Tourism Forum on Wednesday, 6th February 2019 in Wells House and Gardens from 2.30pm – 4.30pm. The main aim of the event is to discuss how the grant aid available under the LEADER Programme 2014 – 2020 can support new and existing tourism businesses and initiatives throughout County Wexford.  Other […]

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Meitheal Awards Recognise Achievement of Young People in Co. Wexford

Meitheal Leaders from all over County Wexford were presented with their Certificates of Achievement at a ceremony in the County Hall, Carricklawn, Wexford on Wednesday January 16th. Keith Doyle, Cathaoirleach of Wexford County Council formally opened the ceremony and warmly congratulated and thanked the Meitheal Leaders for their work and dedication. Michael Wall Chairman of […]

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Driver Theory Preparation in Enniscorthy

A seven week Driver Preparation Course is starting soon in Enniscorthy. This course offers learners the chance to prepare for the Driver Theory test and includes the opportunity to take the test. For more info or to register please contact Caitriona on 053 9155864 or csmith@wld.ie

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