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Get to grips with shared parental leave with Newry seminar »

The introduction of Shared Parental Leave at the beginning of April marks a radical change to a whole raft of family leave regulations in NI that will affect all employers.…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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Kielty headlines comedy nights at Irish Open Fringe Festival »

Newry, Mourne and Down District Council are delighted that Patrick Kielty is headline act for the comedy nights at the Irish Open Fringe Festival. The Council are organising a number…

May 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »


Community

Mercedes car taken in local theft »

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Police in South Armagh are appealing for information following the theft of a car. Sometime overnight between 11pm on Monday,…

May 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Southern Trust recognised as a Top UK Hospital »

Collecting the Southern Trust CHKS Top Hospital award from Jason Harries, Managing Director, CHKS are Kay Carroll, Head of Service for Cardiology, Dermatology, Rheumatology and Diabetology, Patricia McStay, Head of Midwifery and Gynaecology, Lesley-Anne Hadden, Acute Information Manager and Karen McCoy, Head of Information.

The Southern Trust’s acute hospital network – Craigavon area and Daisy Hill – has been reaffirmed as one of the…

May 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »






 
 
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Mercedes car taken in local theft »

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Police in South Armagh are appealing for information following the theft of a car. Sometime overnight between 11pm on Monday, 18th May and 8.30am on Tuesday, 19th May, a black Mercedes-Benz, registration BIG 8336, was taken from Griffith Close, Belleeks. Constable Michael Finucane said, “We…

May 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Southern Trust recognised as a Top UK Hospital »

Collecting the Southern Trust CHKS Top Hospital award from Jason Harries, Managing Director, CHKS are Kay Carroll, Head of Service for Cardiology, Dermatology, Rheumatology and Diabetology, Patricia McStay, Head of Midwifery and Gynaecology, Lesley-Anne Hadden, Acute Information Manager and Karen McCoy, Head of Information.

The Southern Trust’s acute hospital network – Craigavon area and Daisy Hill – has been reaffirmed as one of the UK’s Top Hospitals for the fourth consecutive year. The national CHKS Top 40 Hospitals programme recognises acute sector organisations for their achievements in healthcare quality,…

May 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Stand together to end child poverty’ – Fearon »

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Sinn Fein spokesperson on Children and Youth issues, Megan Fearon, has responded to a study from the Coalition To End Child Poverty which has found that the failure to increase Child Benefit and Child Tax Credit in line with the cost of living over the…

May 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Rostrevor 0-10 – 2-08 Kilcoo: Low-flying magpies do enough »

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DOWN ACFL DIVISION ONE – MATCHDAY SIX ROSTREVOR 0-10 – 2-08 KILCOO By Kieran McNally Kilcoo were able to strike when it mattered most, as their fourteen men staggered to victory in front of a sizeable crowd at Pettit Park on Friday night. Daryl Branagan’s…

May 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Newry women charged after drugs find »

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Two women, both aged 23, have been charged with possessing criminal property, possession of a class A, B and C controlled drug and possession of a class A, B and C controlled drug with intent to supply. The charges are believed to be in connection…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Burren man shortlisted in search to find next big innovation »

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A Burren man has been shortlisted in a major innovation competition – which could see him turn his company into a global business, as well as win a share of the £33,000 prize fund and a money-can’t-buy opportunity to take part in the NI “Tech…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Warning over ‘parasites’ after spate of local burglaries »

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Sinn Fein councillor Mickey Larkin has called on communities to stand together in the face of ongoing burglaries. “This week has seen another family home defiled by the actions of thugs,” he told Newry Times. “The criminals smashed a patio door to gain access before…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bell welcomes record breaking Invest NI results »

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Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Jonathan Bell has welcomed a record performance by Invest Northern Ireland, with nearly 14,000 jobs promoted in the 2014-2015 financial year. Speaking after the publication of the end of year results, Jonathan Bell said, “Once again Invest NI has recorded…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »



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Newry women charged after drugs find »

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Two women, both aged 23, have been charged with possessing criminal property, possession of a class A, B and C controlled drug and possession of…

May 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Two women arrested following Newry drugs seizure »

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Two women, both aged 23, have been arrested on suspicion of possession of class A, B and C controlled drugs and possession of class A,…

May 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man suffers head injuries after South Armagh assault »

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Police in South Armagh are appealing for information following an assault in Jonesborough. At around 3pm on Sunday, 17th May, a 21 year old man…

May 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »
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‘Cut in Tourism VAT will benefit South Down’ – Rogers

SDLP South Down MLA Sean Rogers has backed an SDLP motion in the Assembly calling on the Enterprise Minister and Finance Minister to conduct a report into the benefits of lowering Tourism VAT with the aim…

May 25 2015 / Read More »
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Burren man shortlisted in search to find next big innovation

A Burren man has been shortlisted in a major innovation competition – which could see him turn his company into a global business, as well as win a share of the £33,000 prize fund and a…

May 22 2015 / Read More »
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Mercedes car taken in local theft

Police in South Armagh are appealing for information following the theft of a car. Sometime overnight between 11pm on Monday, 18th May and 8.30am on Tuesday, 19th May, a black Mercedes-Benz, registration BIG 8336, was taken…

May 25 2015 / Read More »
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Letters to the Editor, ‘Support 5k in memory of local woman Mary Delargy’

Dear Editor, My mum fought cancer three times. The first time, she was a warrior, determined to survive at all costs. As a schoolteacher with 30 years experience in both Mayobridge and Newry, mum was well…

May 6 2015 / Read More »
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Rostrevor 0-10 – 2-08 Kilcoo: Low-flying magpies do enough

DOWN ACFL DIVISION ONE – MATCHDAY SIX ROSTREVOR 0-10 – 2-08 KILCOO By Kieran McNally Kilcoo were able to strike when it mattered most, as their fourteen men staggered to victory in front of a sizeable…

May 25 2015 / Read More »
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Newry women charged after drugs find

Two women, both aged 23, have been charged with possessing criminal property, possession of a class A, B and C controlled drug and possession of a class A, B and C controlled drug with intent to…

May 22 2015 / Read More »
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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 »
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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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