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Declan McAteer
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Co-Founder, IT Specialist and Journalist at Newry Times. Declan is a graduate of the University of Ulster, gaining a Bachelor's degree in Interactive Multimedia Design.

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Picture Special: Newry Flooding

Picture Special: Newry Flooding

Here are some more incredible pictures taken today in Newry during the floods, which caused traffic chaos. Click on any image below to enlarge and open the gallery: Click here to open image browser. Post by Newry Times.

Davina’s Ark does Strictly Come Dancing!

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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 younger people in our community who are affected by addiction. With some great dancers lined up it is sure […]

Pensioner and daughter left shaken following Glenvale Crescent burglary

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Police in Newry are appealing for information after a report of an aggravated burglary in the Glenvale Crescent area on Tuesday 15th May. At around 8pm, it was reported that a man entered a house in the area. A female in her 70’s and another female in her 50’s were in the property during the […]

Craobh Rua Camlocha Hurling Club Notes

Craobh Rua Camlocha Hurling Club Notes

Successful Blitz: The sounds of the “Clash of the Ash” echoed around the Craobh Rua Camlocha on Sunday morning past when nearly 100 under 8 and 10 hurlers participated in the Under Age Blitz. It was another memorable occasion for our Club and it was great to see so many youngsters enjoying their coaching and […]

Trust reminds public to take steps to reduce fires at home

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As accidental house fires claimed 10 lives in the last year (2011/12) across Northern Ireland, the Southern Trust would like to remind the public of its free electric blanket testing service and the need to take steps to prevent fire. Each year old or faulty electric blankets cause fires. The service is available to anyone […]

SRC students attend Cross Border Partnership Tourism Conference

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Year 2 students from the Southern Regional College recently attended a EURES Cross Border Partnership Tourism Conference at the the Ballymascanlon Hotel in Dundalk. The students, who are studying FdSc Travel & Tourism and Hospitality & Tourism Management, were treated to speeches from Tourism Ireland, Dublin Institute of Technology, Visit Cornwall, Louth Local Authority, Kennedy […]

Local team win coveted Burns Moley Memorial Shield

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Four local men are delighted to have beaten competition from 27 teams from all across Ireland to win the Twin Peaks Challenge and take home the Burns Moley Memorial Shield. The Twin Peaks Challenge took place at the end of February with teams of four leaving Camlough Community House to traverse two of the most […]

Newry aims to lead the way in electric cars

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Newry and Mourne District Council’s ambitions of leading Northern Ireland towards a sustainable energy future has this month taken a step further with the installation of electric vehicle charging infrastructure in the city. As part of Newry & Mourne efforts to become the regions leading eco-city, Regional Development Minister Danny Kennedy attended the launch of […]

Quarter of students in Northern Ireland suffer from mental health illnesses according to survey

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A survey has this week revealed that more than a quarter of students in Northern Ireland are suffering or have suffered from a mental illness. The research was carried out as part of the Open Your Mind campaign, which aims to promote the issues around mental health. 1500 students took part in the survey which […]





































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