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Cllr Mick Roche: Rosslare to Waterford Rail Line should be reopened to cater for cruise line traffic.

Cllr Mick Roche has welcomed the announcement that the cruise ship MS Albatros will visit Rosslare Europort next year and said that serious consideration had to be given to reopening the closed Rosslare to…

 

May 2, 2014 A local election candidate believes that reopening the Rosslare to Waterford Rail line would bring new jobs to Wexford. Mick Roche said that …
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Sep 8, 2010 This announcement coincided with the first public meeting of the “Save the Rosslare to Waterford Rail Line” campaign, who had succeeded in …
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Apr 14, 2010 … protest against Iarnoid Eireann’s decision to close the Rosslare to Waterford rail line at Bridgetown yesterday evening, the thirteenth of April.
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Aug 13, 2010 If the train service on the South Wexford Railway Line (Rosslare Hbr to Waterford ) is discontinued a rail-replacement bus service is due to be …
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May 2, 2014 In conjunction with this we want a new rail cargo depot built in the harbour to increase it logistical capabilities and the reopening of the …
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Oct 11, 2012 To further aid this, a rail cargo depot could be built at the harbour which would facilitate the logistics business and help divert heavy traffic from …
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Sep 26, 2012 This, coupled with the availability of the now empty Rosslare to Waterford Rail Line network and the standing logistical infrastructure already in …
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