Enniscorthy is the second-largest town in County Wexford, Ireland. As of the 2011 census, the population of the town and environs is 9,538. With a history
going back to 465 Enniscorthy is one of the longest continuously-occupied sites in Ireland.
Enniscorthy is situated by the River Slaney, and has short walks beside it to the north and to the south, on the west bank. It is the cathedral town of the Diocese of Ferns and has two Catholic
churches spread over two parishes — St. Aidan's and St Senan's, under
the shadow of Vinegar Hill. There is a swimming pool/recreation centre, several sports grounds
including a rugby club and GAA club and several hotels including the
four star Riverside Park Hotel. Surrounding the town, there is an
18-hole golf course, several pitch and putts, and freshwater fishing. The town also
boasts several historical sites and museums.