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County Wexford Oral History Programme Podcasts

About the Project

Listen to Wexford people talk about their lives and stories

Since 2008, over 130 have been interviewed. The recordings are available here as podcasts and on cd for borrowing from all branch and mobile libraries.Wexford people here are witnesses to and practitioners of aspects of local life which are disappearing fast.Hear about school and childhood, work, trades and crafts, fairs and festivals, shopping and lots more.

Molly Murphy                Nicky Delaney                 Jean Woolhead               

    Bernadette Curtis                         Kieran Roche


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To listen to a podcast

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Listen to people from your area

Enniscorthy Gorey New Ross Wexford

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To get involved

The brochure  shows how you can become involved. If you would like to nominate somone for interview download the nomination form

To nominate someone for interview for the "Memories of 1916" project download the nomination form here

Background to the Project

The County Wexford Oral history Programme

  • collects the memory and life experiences of people associated with County Wexford through audio & video recorded conversation.
  • conserves records to archival standard.
  • makes recordings available locally and globally for research and educational purposes.
  • includes this material within publications of popular interest.

WW1 archive recordings made at Wexford Library, 16 May 2014



Contributors to Wexford Library’s Community Archiving Day on May 16th 2014 talk about relatives who participated in World War 1 with interviewer Alan McGuire. 

Visit Europeana 1914-1918 - untold stories & official histories of WW1 type ‘Wexford’ in the home page search engine to read other contributors’ stories.


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