Update on Save Gorey Garda District Meeting

Almost 500 people attended last Monday night’s meeting in Gorey.

March is to take place on Saturday March 9th at 12.30 from Naomh Eanna GAA to Civic Centre.

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Save Gorey Garda District Meeting tonight

Lots of interest and support for our efforts so far to Save Gorey Garda District
Thank you to everyone who has been getting petitions signed and putting posters up and asking people to come to our meeting
Hopefully we see you all tonight at 8:00pm in the Ashdown Park Hotel for our public meeting
Tune into the Alan Corcoran show on South East Radio today at 10:10am to hear a great interview that we did over the weekend with Alan
Thank you Alan for helping us get our message out there
Remember:
  • Courtown is the 2nd fastest growing town in all of Ireland
  • Wexford is the 7th fastest growing county in Ireland
  • Burglaries up 29%
  • Assaults up 8%
  • Road fatalities up 80%
  • 7 Garda retired in 2 years not replaced
  • AND STILL THEY WANT TO DOWNGRADE OUR DISTRICT??
The decision to downgrade Gorey Garda District is a bad decision that appears to be without basis
Please attend our meeting tonight at 8:00pm in the Ashdown Park Hotel in Gorey
Don’t stand back and allow us all to suffer because of this bad decision
North Wexford may not have a TD, but we have our community – lets use it

 

Major Campaign to stop Gorey Gárda Station being downgraded

A major campaign is underway to stop Gorey Garda Station from being downgraded.

A number of meetings have been held, a committee has been set up and there will be a public meeting for everyone in Gorey district, which takes in our area of Askamore / Kilrush. This is a single focus group – their only purpose is to stop the station being downgraded and already the committee has compiled some very interesting and disturbing statistics, which are attached to this post.

The public meeting takes place in the Ashdown Park Hotel next Monday night, February 25th @ 8 pm and it is hoped that there will be a large representation from all the Gorey Garda district area. Head of pop per member of police force Population stats 14 super districts Population stats neighbouring districts Population stats Wexford Division Total crime Wexford v Ireland

There is more information in the following documents:

Dont downgrade Gorey Garda Station – facts 31Jan13 (2)

Population centres Wexford

Proposed combined Garda districts