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If you need a drugstore, try John Fehily/The Pharmacy, 28 S. Main St., Wexford (tel. 053/912-3163); Boots the Chemist, 56 Main St., Wexford (tel. 053/914-7851); or Fortune's Pharmacy, 82 N. Main St., Wexford (tel. 053/914-2354).

In an emergency, dial tel. 999. The Garda Station (police) is on Roches Road, Wexford (tel. 053/916-5200). Wexford General Hospital is on Richmond Terrace, Wexford (tel. 053/915-3000).

Like most towns in Ireland, Wexford offers free Internet access in its public library (tel. 053/912-1637), located in Selskar House, off Redmond Square just in from Commercial Quay. Its hours are Tuesday 1 to 5:30pm, Wednesday 10am to 4:30pm and 6 to 8pm, Thursday and Friday 10am to 5:30pm, and Saturday 10am to 1pm. The demand is so great, however, that it's advisable to call in advance to reserve time on a PC.

The weekly Wexford People covers town and county events and entertainment.

The General Post Office, on Anne Street, Wexford (tel. 053/912-2587), is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5:30pm (from 9:30am Tues) and Saturday 9am to 1pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.