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Christmas craic at the Indo Club, Newry »

The Independent Club (Indo club), Newry have a packed schedule this Christmas, offering a variety of entertainment, promotions and great craic for all. Starting this weekend, anyone doing the 12…

Dec 18 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
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How a harpist enriches your wedding day or event »

Local harpist Patricia Daly speaks to Newry Times about Christmas Evenings, New Year’s Eve, Mediaeval Banquets and Launches. “Hello my lovely friends. Have you ever wondered how a harpist should…

Dec 11 2014 / No Comment / Read More »


Community

£2000 worth of toys delivered by Firmus to St Vincent de Paul »

A local firmus team member from Warrenpoint helping to handover a £2000 donation of toys from firmus energy to the St Vincent de Paul and Salvation Army Family Appeal

Warrenpoint local, Tom McGuigan, Health and Safety Manager for firmus energy joined Cormac Wilson, Senior Regional Vice President of St…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Stop smoking this New Year’ advises PHA »

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With the holiday season in full swing, minds will soon be turning to New Year’s resolutions, and once again quitting…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Vintage Tea Party at Cloughreagh Residential Home »

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Volunteers hosted a wonderful Vintage Tea Party for residents of Cloughreagh Residential Home in the run up to Christmas. Guests…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

 
 
Community

£2000 worth of toys delivered by Firmus to St Vincent de Paul »

A local firmus team member from Warrenpoint helping to handover a £2000 donation of toys from firmus energy to the St Vincent de Paul and Salvation Army Family Appeal

Warrenpoint local, Tom McGuigan, Health and Safety Manager for firmus energy joined Cormac Wilson, Senior Regional Vice President of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) to help handover £2000 worth of toys from the natural gas company to the Christmas Family Appeal, which is also organised…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Stop smoking this New Year’ advises PHA »

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With the holiday season in full swing, minds will soon be turning to New Year’s resolutions, and once again quitting smoking will be at the top of many people’s ‘to-do’ list when the clock strikes midnight on 31st December. With this in mind, the Public…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Vintage Tea Party at Cloughreagh Residential Home »

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Volunteers hosted a wonderful Vintage Tea Party for residents of Cloughreagh Residential Home in the run up to Christmas. Guests were treated to home made cakes and shortbread all served on beautiful china, while listening to some old time tunes from volunteers James and Jim.…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome »

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Health Minister Jim Wells has reminded parents and carers to take steps to reduce the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and to be particularly alert during the upcoming holiday period. SIDS, sometimes called cot death, is the unexpected death of a baby or…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

New Year, New Career? »

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Perhaps when making your New Year’s resolutions, you’ve given some thought to making a change of job or career. Support is available to help you make the right decisions. Johnny Nolan, careers manager for Newry, Downpatrick, Kilkeel and Newcastle in the Department for Employment and…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Supporting families affected by drugs and alcohol »

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Families affected by drugs and alcohol misuse in the Southern Trust area can independently avail of support even if their loved one does not want to engage with services. The festive period can be particularly challenging for families affected by drugs and alcohol but the…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Check on older people during Christmas period’ – Clarke »

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Alliance Councillor Patrick Clarke is urging people to look out for older family members and neighbours this Christmas and over the winter period. Speaking to Newry Times, Clarke stated, “Older people, and people who are ill, are particularly vulnerable during cold weather. “We all have…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »
Sport

Ulster Title for St Joseph’s Boys’ High School, Newry »

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Thursday 18th December will be long remembered by all those associated with St. Joseph’s High School, Newry as they secured their first ever Ulster Colleges…

Dec 22 2014 / No Comment / Read More »

Politics SDLP MLA Dominic Bradley

‘SDLP will fight education cuts,’ insists Bradley

SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Dominic Bradley has said that the SDLP will stand by schools in their opposition to the savage education cuts being proposed in the draft budget. Commenting on the situation Bradley…

Dec 19 2014 / Read More »
Business A local firmus team member from Warrenpoint helping to handover a £2000 donation of toys from firmus energy to the St Vincent de Paul and Salvation Army Family Appeal

£2000 worth of toys delivered by Firmus to St Vincent de Paul

Warrenpoint local, Tom McGuigan, Health and Safety Manager for firmus energy joined Cormac Wilson, Senior Regional Vice President of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) to help handover £2000 worth of toys from the natural gas company…

Dec 22 2014 / Read More »
Community A local firmus team member from Warrenpoint helping to handover a £2000 donation of toys from firmus energy to the St Vincent de Paul and Salvation Army Family Appeal

£2000 worth of toys delivered by Firmus to St Vincent de Paul

Warrenpoint local, Tom McGuigan, Health and Safety Manager for firmus energy joined Cormac Wilson, Senior Regional Vice President of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) to help handover £2000 worth of toys from the natural gas company…

Dec 22 2014 / Read More »
Letters to the Editor Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor, ‘Local community urged to support Newry British Heart Foundation’

Dear Editor, I am writing to encourage you and your readers to visit your local Newry British Heart Foundation (BHF) Northern Ireland shop this Christmas. By doing your festive shopping with BHF Northern Ireland, you can…

Dec 18 2014 / Read More »
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Ulster Title for St Joseph’s Boys’ High School, Newry

Thursday 18th December will be long remembered by all those associated with St. Joseph’s High School, Newry as they secured their first ever Ulster Colleges trophy by winning the under-16 Faul Cup. They defeated the Belfast…

Dec 22 2014 / Read More »
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Ulster Title for St Joseph’s Boys’ High School, Newry

Thursday 18th December will be long remembered by all those associated with St. Joseph’s High School, Newry as they secured their first ever Ulster Colleges trophy by winning the under-16 Faul Cup. They defeated the Belfast…

Dec 22 2014 / Read More »
Entertainment davina4

Davina’s Ark does Strictly Come Dancing!

Davina’s Ark presents Strictly Come Dancing on Friday 17th October 2014 in the Millers Suite, Canal Court Hotel, Newry. The event is to raise vital funds for Davina’s Ark which aims to help individuals, families and…

Oct 3 2014 / Read More »
Features xmas1

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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