Wexford in bid for Capital of Culture

A joint bid by Wexford, Waterford and Kilkenny to co-host the year of cultural activities is at an early stage, but confidence is growing that the many historical and cultural attractions in the area will make it a major contender for the honour. ‘The bid will require a stronger brand for the area. The chance only comes along every 14 years and the last Irish city to get it was Cork in 2005’, said a source. Fáiltre Ireland is set to announce a South & East Heritage trail brand with a view to promoting the area in the same vein as the Wild Atlantic Way has been promoted in the west…READ MORE.