A commemoration in Ballymore graveyard near Killinick this evening marked the beginning of County Wexford Sinn Féins Easter Remembrance events. A good crowd gathered at the ancient graveyard to honour the memory of Volunteer Joseph Whitty, who died on hunger strike in the Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare on the 2nd of August, 1923.
Wexford town (Easter Sunday) Assemble in Crescent Quay Car Park at 1.30pm. March around the town followed by commemoration in Crosstown graveyard. Cllr Anthony Kelly and Senator David Cullinane will be the main speakers. Function afterwards in Mooneys on the Quay with music from Na Buachailli.
Murrintown (Easter Monday) 12 noon. Main speaker is Cllr Tomas Sharkey
Enniscorthy (Easter Monday) Assemble on Rafter Bridge at 2.30pm for parade to St Marys.