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Haldane Fisher launch new vision for the Plumbing Heating sector »

Building on the strength of Haldane Fisher’s plumbing and heating division, Plumbmaster is the company’s new brand that will deliver an enhanced focus on the plumbing and heating sector. With…

Apr 13 2016 / Comments Off / Read More »
Newry entrepreneur Martin McCabe

Newry entrepreneur Martin McCabe launches new business »

A Newry man who recently launched his own Graphic Design business has spoken to Newry Times about his excitement for the future after a strong start to business life. Local…

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St Paul’s Bessbrook receive prestigious award »

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St. Paul’s High School in Bessbrook has won the Department of Education Derrytrasna Pastoral Care Award 2016 (post primary). The…

Jun 27 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

£260k boost for historic Killeavy Castle »

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South Armagh MLA Megan Fearon has welcomed news that vital conservation and regeneration work is to be carried out on…

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Local community groups urged to apply for £100k grants scheme »

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Sinn Féin MLA Conor Murphy has welcomed the launch of a £100,000 grants scheme for community-led road safety initiatives. “I…

Jun 24 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Clare House, Newry economic appraisal expected by end of July »

Conor Murphy raises the issue of Clare House in the Assembly with the new Communities Minister

The Minister for Communities has promised that an economic appraisal being carried out on Clare House will be finished by…

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Breastfeeding Celebration Week »

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During Breastfeeding Celebration Week (20th – 27th June) the Public Health Agency (PHA) is encouraging mothers and breastfeeding supporters to…

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Community

St Paul’s Bessbrook receive prestigious award »

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St. Paul’s High School in Bessbrook has won the Department of Education Derrytrasna Pastoral Care Award 2016 (post primary). The public were invited to nominate a school that they feel has demonstrated ‘exceptional’ pastoral care provision in supporting the emotional health and wellbeing of pupils…

Jun 27 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

£260k boost for historic Killeavy Castle »

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South Armagh MLA Megan Fearon has welcomed news that vital conservation and regeneration work is to be carried out on the historic Killeavy Castle. Fearon was speaking after the recommendation proposed by party colleague Councillor Terry Hearty saw the Council approve £260,000 for the project.…

Jun 24 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Local community groups urged to apply for £100k grants scheme »

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Sinn Féin MLA Conor Murphy has welcomed the launch of a £100,000 grants scheme for community-led road safety initiatives. “I welcome the announcement from my party colleague and Minister for Infrastructure Chris Hazzard that there is now a £100,000 grant scheme for community-led road safety…

Jun 24 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Clare House, Newry economic appraisal expected by end of July »

Conor Murphy raises the issue of Clare House in the Assembly with the new Communities Minister

The Minister for Communities has promised that an economic appraisal being carried out on Clare House will be finished by the end of July and that once it reports the Housing Executive will consult with tenants. Minister Givan was responding to questioning from Sinn Féin…

Jun 24 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Breastfeeding Celebration Week »

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During Breastfeeding Celebration Week (20th – 27th June) the Public Health Agency (PHA) is encouraging mothers and breastfeeding supporters to tell others their positive stories about breastfeeding. Janet Calvert, Regional Breastfeeding Lead for the PHA, said, “Information and support is key to helping mums breastfeed…

Jun 24 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Step up to better health with new campaign »

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The Public Health Agency (PHA) is calling on people to quite literally take some simple steps to better health. With three out of five adults here overweight or obese, the agency’s new campaign is encouraging us to increase the amount of steps we take to…

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Age should not be barrier for online skills’ – Ó Muilleoir »

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Finance Minister Máirtín Ó Muilleoir has said that learning digital skills can help older people to live more fulfilled lives. The Minister was speaking as he visited a ‘Techy Tea’ digital inclusion event for people aged over 55. The event is part of the Department…

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Alcohol Awareness Week – Do you know your units? »

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The Public Health Agency (PHA) is urging people to keep an eye on their alcohol intake as they kick start Alcohol Awareness Week (20th – 26th June), emphasising the importance of knowing your limits and the effects that excess alcohol can have on your health…

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Jewellery taken as burglars ransack Newry home »

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Detectives in Newry are appealing for information following a burglary that occurred in the Forkhill Road area. Sometime between 3pm on Saturday 28th May and 1pm on Friday 3rd June entry was gained to a property. The house was ransacked and jewellery was stolen. Detectives…

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
News

Excitement builds for Open Air Cinema Nights at Slieve Gullion »

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IMPORTANT UPDATE: The show tonight (Friday 24th June 2016) has been postponed due to health and safety reasons because of forecasted weather conditions. This has…

Jun 20 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Vicious attack’ on three adults and child in South Armagh »

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SDLP Newry and Armagh MLA Justin McNulty has expressed his horror at an attack carried out on three people and an infant recently in the…

Jun 16 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Brass Monkey has support from majority of Newry people after threats’ – McNulty »

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SDLP Newry and Armagh MLA Justin McNulty has condemned those responsible for threatening the owners of the Brass Monkey pub in Newry. The threats were…

Jun 15 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
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Commitment to tackling modern slavery

“Modern slavery is a horrific crime which treats victims as commodities and robs them of their basic human rights.” That was the message from Justice Minister, Claire Sugden as she gave the opening address at the…

Jun 27 2016 / Read More »
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Brexit would harm Warrenpoint Harbour future, warns Ritchie

Following the release of a poll which suggests growing support for a move to leave the EU, SDLP MP Margaret Ritchie has warned of the potential consequences it would have on the local harbour industry. Speaking…

Jun 16 2016 / Read More »
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St Paul’s Bessbrook receive prestigious award

St. Paul’s High School in Bessbrook has won the Department of Education Derrytrasna Pastoral Care Award 2016 (post primary). The public were invited to nominate a school that they feel has demonstrated ‘exceptional’ pastoral care provision…

Jun 27 2016 / Read More »
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Letters to the Editor, ‘Concern Worldwide thanks people of Newry for support’

Dear Editor, On behalf of Concern Worldwide, I would sincerely like to thank the readers of the Newry Times for your support during 2015. Last year, the people of Newry donated £204,027 to help us tackle…

Feb 25 2016 / Read More »
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‘Brass Monkey has support from majority of Newry people after threats’ – McNulty

SDLP Newry and Armagh MLA Justin McNulty has condemned those responsible for threatening the owners of the Brass Monkey pub in Newry. The threats were made after the owners flew flags representing representing Northern Ireland, the…

Jun 15 2016 / Read More »
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Excitement builds for Open Air Cinema Nights at Slieve Gullion

IMPORTANT UPDATE: The show tonight (Friday 24th June 2016) has been postponed due to health and safety reasons because of forecasted weather conditions. This has been rescheduled to 8th July 2016 and all purchased tickets for…

Jun 20 2016 / Read More »
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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 »
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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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