Category archives for: Sport

Newry public encouraged to sign-up to Active Travel Challenge | Newry Times

NI public encouraged to sign-up to Active Travel Challenge | Newry Times - county down newspaper

People across Northern Ireland are being urged to leave the car at home this September and sign-up for Northern Ireland’s Active Travel Challenge, for a cleaner, healthier and more environmentally friendly way to get around.     Right now, many people, organisations and businesses are looking at green COVID-19 recovery plans, particularly as we move […]

Rugby Academy announces exciting partnership to support elite talent | Newry Times

Belfast Met Rugby Academy image - Rugby Academy announces exciting partnership to support elite talent - Newry Times - northern ireland rugby

In an exciting new development for Belfast Met, its Rugby Academy has joined forces with former Irish rugby professional Kieran Campbell.     Kieran is the director of KC9 Peak Performance and a former elite rugby player having performed at international rugby level in both 7s and 15s.      He was the previous Ulster […]

Friends of the Cancer Centre’s Newry Canal Cycle takes place on 21 August 2021 | Newry Times

Dr McAleer calls on people to get on their bike for Friends of the Cancer Centre | Newry Times - breaking news newry

Renowned local oncologist Dr Seamus McAleer is encouraging local people to get on their bikes for Friends of the Cancer Centre’s Newry Canal Cycle on Saturday 21 August 2021.     Dr McAleer, an oncologist at the Cancer Centre in Belfast, is no stranger to a cycling challenge, having undertaken numerous fundraising challenges for the […]

Store manager Debbie runs 100 miles for NI hospice | Newry Times

Julian Charles’ store manager Debbie runs 100 miles for NI hospice - Newry Times - local news newry

When Debbie Anderson, the store manager at Julian Charles in Banbridge, was looking for ways to get fit during the first lockdown she took up running.     Not only did she take to it like a duck to water, but she was also part of a team that ran 100 miles in four days, […]

Connaire McGreevy appointed Chairman of the NIFL Premiership Management Committee | Newry Times

Connaire McGreevy appointed as new Chairman of the NIFL Premiership Management Committee - Newry Times - news newry northern ireland

Warrenpoint Town FC has said they are ‘honoured’ to have a member of the board of directors from the club represented at such a high level within the NI Football League.     Speaking about becoming Chairman of the NIFL Premiership Management Committee, Connaire stated, “I am honoured on being elected the Chair of the […]

Hazzard welcomes green light for Down GAA Centre of Excellence | Newry Times

Hazzard welcomes green light for Down GAA 'Centre of Excellence' - Newry Times - down gaa - newry sports news

Sinn Féin MP Chris Hazzard has welcomed the decision by Newry, Mourne and Down Council to grant planning permission for Down GAA’s ‘Centre of Excellence’ at Ballykinlar.     The South Down MP also paid tribute to Down GAA and Council officials who have “worked tirelessly” behind the scenes for many months to reach this […]

Mickey Burns to Take on 560 Mile Cycle Challenge for Cuan Mhuire | Newry Times

Cuan Mhuire 560 Mile Cycle Challenge - Newry Times - newry news headlines

On the weekend of 9 to 11 July 2021, one of Cuan Mhuire’s greatest supporters, Mickey Burns of Glenavy, will be cycling a gruelling 560 miles across Ireland.     In doing so he will visit all Cuan Mhuire treatment and support centres commencing in Newry, then to Galway, Limerick, Cork and Kildare. He will […]

Ticket news as Manchester United face local opposition this summer | Newry Times

SCNI Manchester United 1991 - Ticket news as Manchester United face local opposition this summer - Newry Times - newry sport

Tickets for Manchester United’s Academy team’s visit to Northern Ireland in July to celebrate the first United victory in the Milk Cup in 1991 go on sale today.     That team, captained by David Beckham, which included Gary Neville, Nicky Butt, Paul Scholes and Northern Ireland’s own Keith Gillespie lifted the Trophy by beating […]

Leddy Signs For Warrenpoint Town Football Club | Newry Times

Leddy Signs For Warrenpoint Town Football Club - Newry Times - newry newspapers

Manager Barry Gray adds his second summer signing with the addition of Jonathan Leddy.     Leddy most recently played at Ballinmallard FC.     Before that, he represented Ipswich Town in addition to the Republic of Ireland at youth level. The player says he is delighted with the move.     He said, “I […]

Irish Football Association skills programmes ‘helping the community’ – Dodds | Newry Times

Irish Football Association skills programmes 'helping the community' – Dodds - Newry Times - newry facebook

Economy Minister Diane Dodds has praised the work of the Irish Football Association in helping build the skills base of the local community.     The Minister met with community outreach staff from the IFA and heard about the work of the IFA Foundation.     The Foundation has helped thousands of young people acquire […]

-->

This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing editor@newrytimes.com

Log in