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WATCH: Father’s Day 2017 at Buttercrane Shopping Centre »

With Father’s Day fast approaching it’s time we treated the special Dads in our lives. Why is your Dad so special to you? What makes him so special? Buttercrane Shopping…

Jun 3 2017 / Comments Off on WATCH: Father’s Day 2017 at Buttercrane Shopping Centre / Read More »

New job vacancies with Netwatch, Newry »

Netwatch has opportunities for immediate permanent positions in their purpose-built Communications Hub in Carnbane Industrial Estate in Newry, Co. Down. Netwatch specialises in providing business continuity, risk management and security…

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Community

‘Serious concerns’ raised over children’s respite services in Newry »

SDLP South Down MLA Sinead Bradley has expressed serious concerns that children’s respite services at Carrickore have all but stopped…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Local women urged to attend for breast screening »

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust is raising awareness of the importance of women attending their breast screening appointment.…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Ennis slams decision to remove transport from Ballyholland Primary School »

Sinéad Ennis, MLA for South Down, and Cllr Oksana McMahon have slammed the decision by the Education Authority to remove…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

69% of online shoppers experience parcel delivery issues »

The Consumer Council has welcomed research published by Citizens Advice, which shows that over two-thirds (69%) of UK consumers have…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Pat Jennings visits Warrenpoint Town FC »

McDonald’s Head of Northern Ireland Football Pat Jennings recently joined Warrenpoint Town FC and the Irish FA as they hosted…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Latest act of ‘environmental vandalism’ in Newry condemned »

Slieve Gullion Sinn Féin Councillor Mickey Larkin has condemned acts of environmental vandalism and dumping following a recent discovery of…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Final Phase of £8m Daisy Hill’s new Paediatric Unit begins »

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust has thanked patients, visitors and staff for their continued co-operation as they move…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Meeting to resolve ‘critical situation of staffing’ at Daisy Hill Hospital »

A further meeting has been held by the SDLP and the Southern Trust in a bid to ensure that efforts…

Jun 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Southern Trust hosts volunteer celebration event »

A special event was held recently at Craigavon Civic Centre to say ‘Thank You’ and to celebrate and recognise volunteering…

Jun 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »





 

Community

‘Serious concerns’ raised over children’s respite services in Newry »

SDLP South Down MLA Sinead Bradley has expressed serious concerns that children’s respite services at Carrickore have all but stopped for many children and families in need. Speaking to Newry Times, Bradley said, “Following a meeting with the Southern Health Trust it has been confirmed…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Local women urged to attend for breast screening »

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust is raising awareness of the importance of women attending their breast screening appointment. The breast screening programme invites women every three years for a routine mammogram. All women will receive their first invitation before the age of 53.…

Jun 23 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Ennis slams decision to remove transport from Ballyholland Primary School »

Sinéad Ennis, MLA for South Down, and Cllr Oksana McMahon have slammed the decision by the Education Authority to remove the bus service for Primary 1 children beginning in September 2017. Speaking to Newry Times, Sinéad said she has contacted the Education Authority regarding this…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

69% of online shoppers experience parcel delivery issues »

The Consumer Council has welcomed research published by Citizens Advice, which shows that over two-thirds (69%) of UK consumers have experienced delivery related issues from online shopping. A new report ‘Parcel Delivery’ published by Citizens Advice looks at parcel delivery services in the online shopping…

Jun 22 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Pat Jennings visits Warrenpoint Town FC »

McDonald’s Head of Northern Ireland Football Pat Jennings recently joined Warrenpoint Town FC and the Irish FA as they hosted a Community Football Day to encourage children to give football a go. The event, which took place at the County Down Club, saw hundreds of…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Latest act of ‘environmental vandalism’ in Newry condemned »

Slieve Gullion Sinn Féin Councillor Mickey Larkin has condemned acts of environmental vandalism and dumping following a recent discovery of illegally disposed tyres at Flagstaff Viewpoint. Sharing his anger following a further incident of illegal dumping, Larkin said, “Yet again the beauty of South Armagh…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Final Phase of £8m Daisy Hill’s new Paediatric Unit begins »

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust has thanked patients, visitors and staff for their continued co-operation as they move into the final phase of construction work of the new paediatric unit at Daisy Hill Hospital. A number of Trust Board members have been given…

Jun 21 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Meeting to resolve ‘critical situation of staffing’ at Daisy Hill Hospital »

A further meeting has been held by the SDLP and the Southern Trust in a bid to ensure that efforts to resolve the critical situation of staffing at Daisy Hill Emergency Department maintains momentum. South Down MLA for the area Sinead Bradley said, “I am…

Jun 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »

Southern Trust hosts volunteer celebration event »

A special event was held recently at Craigavon Civic Centre to say ‘Thank You’ and to celebrate and recognise volunteering within Southern Trust facilities both in community and acute settings. Speaking at the event, Roberta Brownlee, Southern Trust Chairperson thanked those in attendance and said,…

Jun 20 2017 / No Comment / Read More »
News

Discover a magical world at Slieve Gullion this weekend »

Newry, Mourne and Down District Council kicks off its Giant Adventures summer programme of events this weekend, with a host of magical creatures, attractions and…

Jun 2 2017 / Comments Off on Discover a magical world at Slieve Gullion this weekend / Read More »

Masked men damage car and house in Newry »

Police are appealing for witnesses after damage was caused to car and a house in Hollyridge Lane in Newry on the night of Wednesday 17th…

May 23 2017 / Comments Off on Masked men damage car and house in Newry / Read More »

Two PSNI officers injured in Warrenpoint ramming incident »

Two police officers have been injured after their car was rammed. The incident happened at around 4:00am on Monday after police responded to a report…

May 22 2017 / Comments Off on Two PSNI officers injured in Warrenpoint ramming incident / Read More »
Politics

‘Serious concerns’ raised over children’s respite services in Newry

SDLP South Down MLA Sinead Bradley has expressed serious concerns that children’s respite services at Carrickore have all but stopped for many children and families in need. Speaking to Newry Times, Bradley said, “Following a meeting…

Jun 23 2017 / Read More »
Business

Greggs opens in Newry

Leading food-on-the-go retailer, Greggs, has opened a new shop in Newry’s Buttercrane Shopping Centre creating 14 new jobs. While it is a first for Newry, it will be the tenth company-managed Greggs’ shop to open in…

Jun 20 2017 / Read More »
Community

‘Serious concerns’ raised over children’s respite services in Newry

SDLP South Down MLA Sinead Bradley has expressed serious concerns that children’s respite services at Carrickore have all but stopped for many children and families in need. Speaking to Newry Times, Bradley said, “Following a meeting…

Jun 23 2017 / Read More »
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor, ‘Concern Worldwide thanks people of Newry for support last year’

Dear Editor, On behalf of Concern Worldwide, I would like to thank the people of Newry for their kind support last year. 2016 was a challenging year – one in which climate change, conflict, migration and…

Feb 10 2017 / Read More »
Sport

Pat Jennings visits Warrenpoint Town FC

McDonald’s Head of Northern Ireland Football Pat Jennings recently joined Warrenpoint Town FC and the Irish FA as they hosted a Community Football Day to encourage children to give football a go. The event, which took…

Jun 21 2017 / Read More »
News

Discover a magical world at Slieve Gullion this weekend

Newry, Mourne and Down District Council kicks off its Giant Adventures summer programme of events this weekend, with a host of magical creatures, attractions and things to do at Slieve Gullion Forest Park in the Ring…

Jun 2 2017 / Read More »
Entertainment

Excitement builds for Countryfest 2016

Excitement is building for Countryfest 2016, with many people from Newry & Mourne expected to make the journey to the expansive grounds of Inniskeen’s Pairc Grattan in south Monaghan. The country music festival, which takes place…

Mar 22 2016 / Read More »
Features

The Wellness Coach guide to surviving a Newry Christmas

Newry nutritional expert Lisa McManus, also known as ‘The Wellness Coach‘ provides her tips for a Healthy and Happy Christmas. With days to go until the big man in his red suit arrives, life can get…

Dec 17 2014 / Read More »

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