Lake Region Medical Charity 4 Mile Run/2 Mile Walk – 2017

Come join us for our annual charity 4 mile run/walk kiddies dash . Lots of fun and prizes to be had including DJ and entertainment for the kids and some well earned refreshments .This year all proceeds go to our two chosen charity’s Our Lady of Fatima school in Wexford and Touching hearts Waterford . So whether your a keen experienced runner or just fancy a stroll through the beautiful park come along all are welcome !! Hope to see you there…

The Lake Region 4 Mile Run/2 Mile Walk will take place on Sunday, 15th Oct at 11:30am in the JFK Arboretum, New Ross Co Wexford

For further details click HERE or check out Lake Region Medical Charity Events on Facebook

Kennedy Summer School 2017 Was a Great Success!!

Some of the biggest names in Irish and American politics and media came together for an insightful and inspiring Kennedy Summer School. The Summer School was hailed as a great success by New Ross Municipal District Cathaoirleach Cllr. Willie Fitzharris, while its Chairman Willie Kielthy said he was thrilled with how well it went, especially the way it branched out to incorprate events at New Ross Library, the Kennedy Homestead, the John F Kennedy Arboretum and St. Mary’s secondary School.

 

 

 

 

New Ross Piano Festival brings Jazz Day on Wednesday 20th Sept

An event that brings business and prestige to the town of New Ross – as well as being pure pleasure to music lovers. There’s a new Jazz Day on Wednesday, with a lunchtime concert at 1 pm with Phil Ware [piano] and Damian Evans [bass]. Why not take your employess up? There’s complimentary tea and coffee afterwards, so they could bring their lunch! In the evening at 8pm the legendary jazz pianist, Enrico Pieranunzi , will be performing. Not to be missed.
The rest of the week is full of events. Details at www.newrosspianofestival.com and Facebook.

Q2 2017 In BUSINESS Magazine

The 2nd quarter of In BUSINESS Magazine is now available, pop in to the New Ross & District Chamber office on 36 South Street and pick up your issue today, can’t call in.. then please click on image below for a pdf format of magazine.

In BUSINESS is brought to you by Chambers Ireland covering all the news from Chambers all over the Country.

 

 

It’s BBQ Time! Friday 28th July 2017

Creacon Wellness Retreat will provide the backdrop to this year’s New Ross & District Chamber Summer BBQ which takes place on Friday July 28th at 6.00 pm.

The cost will be €15.00 PP for Members and €20.00 PP for Non-Members

Guests are asked to pre-book online at www.newrosschamber.ie  or by emailing admin@newrosschamber.ie.  Alternatively, you can call the Chamber Office on 051 425077 to secure your place for  what promises to be a great night.

Guests will enjoy a delicious BBQ prepared by Creacon Head Chef  – Gaetano Pernagallo, Drink on Arrival, light entertainment and Door Prize.

Complimentary Transport to Creacon Wellness Retreat will depart from the Dunbrody Visitors Centre at 5.30pm sharp with the return trip leaving Creacon at 9.30 pm.

 

 

Have you got your “Manual Handling” up to date?

New Ross & District Chamber are providing a Manual Handling Program on Friday 11th August 2017 and is available to members and non members.   Click HERE for full details of training.

Time: 2.00pm to 5.00pm

Venue: Conference Room @ the Rising Tide Business Centre, No 35 South Street New Ross

Cost: Chamber Members €35                 Non-Members €40                   Places Available: 10

Trainer:  Silver Fern First Aid & Safety Training

BOOK YOUR PLACE TODAY………..Tel: 051 425077  Email: admin@newrosschamber.ie

 

 

Ever wonder how social media, digital marketing works and were always too afraid to ask.

New Ross & District Chamber in association with  Lorcan Kinsella Founder & CEO of Brand Nova Digital  will be hosting a number of evenings for businesses over the coming months..

Places Available: 10                           Bookings/Inquiries To: New Ross & District Chamber
Next Date: TBC                                     T: 051 425077        E: admin@newrosschamber.ie

Times: 6.15pm to 9.00pm         Venue: Conference Room @ the Rising Tide Business Centre, No 35 South Street, New Ross, Co. Wexford.

Cost: Chamber Members Free             Non-Chamber Members €10.00 PP

Titled “How To Market Your Business Online” aims to demystify the jargon associated with social media & digital marketing.

We hope to see you there and help New Ross to Go Digital!

 

 

Saturday 22nd April-A fun family day out in New Ross for All!!!

A fun family day out in New Ross for all.

Ladies it’s the day to come to town and wear your Easter Bonnet. Enjoy strolling the streets of New Ross browsing shops. New Ross has unique  family run businesses from Fashion, Jewellery, Gift  Cosmetic and Food what a choice of top quality goods at the right price, a compact shopping area to spend a few hours and  pick up some of the special offers on the day.

You can also enjoy all the bonnets on display and  spend time exploring the shops, as there will be bonnets of all shapes and sizes young and old to admire as the annual Wexford Sports and Classic Car Club will have the Quay full of cars and are hosting Ford 100 cars marking a historical landmark in Irish motoring. This event gets bigger and better every year and is one of the biggest FREE CAR SHOWS around.

Bring your family to New Ross and, let your  children  take part in a fun Treasure Hunt, experience been a pirate on board the Tall Ship Dunbrody which is moored at the quayside, visit the Apex Leisure Swimming Pool for a swim or gym work out.

Get together throughout the day for morning coffee, lunch or afternoon tea in the many cafes restaurants like the shops are family run offering a variety range of home coking

Pick up the New Ross Street Focus street map and take a walk along the river side board walk, shake hands with John F Kennedy, visit the Ros Tapestry, a short walk away is the award winning Library Park and then take a stroll around the refurbished St Mary’s Church and grounds as part of The Norman Way. There is so much to be seen, things you miss every time you rush long the quays and over the river Barrow.

New Ross Boat Club and New Ross Sea Scouts will be out enjoying the waters of the River Barrow on the day, if interested in taking up water sport activities do make contact and they give you advice

This year the New Ross Branch of the RNLI will launch their National Mayday Appeal on the 22nd April in conjunction with the Wexford Sports and Classic Car Club car show, the Mayday Appeal raises much need moneys to ensure the volunteer crew members are fully trained and equipped to answer the call whenever it comes regardless of time or conditions. and details on how to get involved

 

New Ross is so close, it’s just down the road, the centre of the South East come and visit on Saturday 22nd April enjoy the area and all the Bonnets on the day.

 

PRESS RELEASE from Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT)

Large demand for Agri-Food graduates in the South East, careers event hears:                    

50 top names in Agri-Food, Horticulture and Forestry industries participate in the annual Land Sciences Careers Day for WIT students.
Students and companies in attendance at the annual WIT’s Land Sciences Careers Day (24 March 2017) heard that there is a need for approx. 1,000 candidates to ‘sustain’ the sector. Read More…..

UPDATE on St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Window Competition

UPDATE ON ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE:

There will be rolling road closures in New Ross for this years parade on Friday. Sergeant Eddie Wilde said road closures will follow the parade’s route from the Bosheen to Irishtown and down through the town. He said the quay will be closed to lorries with traffic diversions in place from 3:00pm – 5:00pm.

There will be a large Garda presence in the town on the day. Parade organisers said excitement is building in New Ross as St. Patrick’s Day approaches for what will the biggest parade ever. All home owners on the route are asked to move the cars before 11:00am on Friday morning.

This year there will be a new prize category for best dressed pet, with a fantastic prize courtesy of fine crystal make Fred Curtis from Bannow.

Please see New Ross St. Patrick’s Day 2017 on Facebook for more information on all the award categories. If anyone is interested in getting involved and is looking for more information please contact Anthony Connick at anthony.connick@wexfordmcc.ie or Ollie Somers at 087

The parade will start at 2:30pm.

Further information please check out New Ross St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2017 Facebook page.

The organising committee are holding a window display competition for St. Patrick’s Day.

Get your window ready!! download

Winner will be announced on St. Patrick’s Day

To register just call 051 425077 or Email: admin@newrosschamber.ie

Best of Luck!!!