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Haldane Fisher bathroom SALE now on! »

Haldane Fisher are offering fantastic savings of up to 45% on selected bathroom ranges in their spring Bathroom Sale. Sale items include hundreds of products covering a wide variety of…

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Community

Newry rapist sentenced to 7 years in prison »

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Detectives from the Serious Crime Branch have welcomed the sentence handed down to a convicted rapist at Newry Crown Court.…

Apr 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

NI Water’s Travelling Classroom Rolls into Rathore School »

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Everyone’s favourite travelling classroom, the infamous Waterbus recently paid a visit to Rathore School in Newry. During the visit the…

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What is the Giro d’Italia? »

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The Giro d’Italia is a long distance, multi-stage bicycle road race for professional cyclists and is one of the world’s…

Apr 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Serious sexual assault in Armagh »

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Detectives from the PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch are investigating a serious sexual assault on a 20 year old woman in…

Apr 17 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Lorry taken in South Armagh theft »

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Police in Newtownhamilton are appealing for information following the report of the theft of a lorry from a property in…

Apr 17 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
 
 
Sport

Best of the Best for Mayobridge kickboxer »

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On Saturday 5th April Mayobridge kickboxer Curtis Clyde and his team-mates entered the Best of the Best kickboxing championships in Dublin. Curtis fought in the mens senior semi-contact points fighting division and placed 3rd overall. This was Curtis’ first time fighting in a semi contact…

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Excitement builds for Annual Tow Path Cycle in Newry »

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The Annual Tow Path Cycle in Newry is almost upon us, with the fundraising recipients being Headway, Newry. Headway, Newry aim to improve the quality of life for people with brain injury, their carers and their families. Their vision is that persons living with a…

Apr 15 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Raise vital funds for local Samaritans at Newry City Marathon »

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It’s getting to be that time of year, people; your New Year’s Resolutions have wilted, Dry January is over (to the enormous relief of shareholders in breweries, distilleries and vineyards) and you are sliding backwards towards pizza, beer and a comfortable sofa. But wait; there…

Mar 14 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

Amateur Newry golfers take prestigious national title in Portugal »

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An amateur golfing duo from Newry won the prestigious national pairs title at the HowDidiDo National Matchplay Championship, in Portugal. Lifelong friends Tom Muldoon, who plays off 17, and four-handicapper Kevin Commins – both of whom play their golf at Warrenpoint GC – cruised to…

Mar 4 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

Excitement builds for Rostrevor Mountainbike Festival »

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On the 8th and 9th March the second annual Rostrevor Mountainbike Festival in Association with Newry & Mourne District Council will be held in Kilbroney park, Rostrevor. This picturesque village is the home of Northern Irelands most extensive mountainbike trail centre and boasts some of…

Feb 28 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »

President’s message of hope coming to Newry »

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A message of hope from the President of Ireland is to be carried through Newry and South Down by relay runners on 14th March. A 1000km relay from Cork to Belfast to promote the Irish language will begin in Baile Bhuirne, Cork, on 7th March,…

Feb 24 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »
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Haldane Fisher bathroom SALE now on! »

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Haldane Fisher are offering fantastic savings of up to 45% on selected bathroom ranges in their spring Bathroom Sale. Sale items include hundreds of products…

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Politics ritchie

Ritchie welcomes tough decision on New Nuclear Projects

SDLP MP for South Down Margaret Ritchie has welcomed a decision by the European Commission that will make it harder for the British Government to subsidise new nuclear projects such as the one at Hinkley Point.…

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »
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South Armagh business wins 2014 Innovation Award

South Armagh company Foldeaze has won the ‘Manufacturing’ category of The Irish Times InterTradeIreland Innovation Awards 2014, which was held at a special awards ceremony at The Royal Hospital, Kilmainham in Dublin. The Jonesborough based firm…

Apr 16 2014 / Read More »
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Newry rapist sentenced to 7 years in prison

Detectives from the Serious Crime Branch have welcomed the sentence handed down to a convicted rapist at Newry Crown Court. 23 year old Padraig O’Callaghan pleaded guilty to rape and theft and was sentenced to seven…

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »
Letters to the Editor Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor, ‘Newry Toddlers raise over £320 for Barnardo’s’

Dear Editor, Barnardo’s NI would like to say a big thank you to all the under-fives from Jolly Tots Parent and Toddler Group, Newry who took part in the Barnardo’s nursery rhyme and fairy tale themed…

Feb 21 2014 / Read More »
Sport curtis2

Best of the Best for Mayobridge kickboxer

On Saturday 5th April Mayobridge kickboxer Curtis Clyde and his team-mates entered the Best of the Best kickboxing championships in Dublin. Curtis fought in the mens senior semi-contact points fighting division and placed 3rd overall. This…

Apr 17 2014 / Read More »
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Newry rapist sentenced to 7 years in prison

Detectives from the Serious Crime Branch have welcomed the sentence handed down to a convicted rapist at Newry Crown Court. 23 year old Padraig O’Callaghan pleaded guilty to rape and theft and was sentenced to seven…

Apr 18 2014 / Read More »
Entertainment daniel1

Daniel O’Donnell in Killarney this Summer

Take your chance to see Daniel O’Donnell in his exclusive concerts in the INEC Killarney this summer. Galvia Event Management are organizing a luxury Coach Package from Banbridge with Pick up in Newry and Dundalk on…

Mar 14 2014 / Read More »
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4 reasons why Newry businesses should join Facebook

Following on from last week’s article about the reasons why businesses in Newry should join LinkedIn (Click HERE to read last week’s article), we thought it was time to give Facebook a bit of coverage. Afterall,…

Feb 21 2014 / Read More »

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