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Archive for: January, 2012

Public urged to be cautious over phone and magazine scams

The police are advising local schools and businesses to be wary of unsolicited phone calls asking them to advertise in magazines that they are not familiar with. The advice follows a report that a business in the Kilkeel area was approached on behalf of someone purporting to be from a magazine affiliated to the police. Fortunately the business owner found the […]

Newry City under 18s crash out of the IFA league cup

Newry City u18s crashed out of he IFA league cup with a 3-2 defeat to 3rd placed section A side Newington at Seaview on Saturday morning, With Conor Sloan, Jemar Hall, Joel Annett and Simon Hodgett all missing, it was chance for manager Ryan McConville to show the progression in the academy by prompting 5 […]

Newry Times Style Section officially launched

As the fashion weeks of London, New York and Paris rapidly approach it is easy to find fashion a very distant concept, especially in Northern Ireland. However, events such Belfast Fashion Week and even more locally Newry Style City, Quays Next Top Model and Miss Armagh, Miss Down prove that Newry has as much to offer […]

Ballymartin GAC, club news and events – 30th January 2012

Congratulations to Paul Higgins, Liam Byrne and Eamonn McEvoy who gave their best at the Scór on Friday night in Annaclone. The competition was tough and the questions a little too tough for the Ballymartin contingent, but the lads of Mourne can hold their heads proud after coming in third at their first Scór quiz. […]

Kilcoo GAC, club news and events – 30th January 2012

Tickets are now on sale for the Dinner dance which shall be held on 18th February in the Burrendale Hotel. They cost £30 and are available from Terry O’Hanlon, Roger Morgan, Richard McEvoy, Ionagh McEvoy, Gerry Laverty or Cathy Grant. All tickets must be paid in full prior to the event. Club Membership is now […]

Crossmaglen Rangers G.F. C, club news and events – 30th January 2012

The Annual meeting of the club took place last week with a large number of members in attendance. Chairman Tony Brady welcomed everyone and in a compressive report outlined the activities and achievements of the club over the past year. In particular he highlighted the success of our senior footballers in winning the All Ireland […]

Five people in hospital after two car collision near Hilltown

Five people have been taken to hospital after two cars were involved in a crash near Hilltown. The accident happened on the Newry Road at approximately 6:30am this morning at the notorious accident black-spot known as the Seven Sisters. The five people were rushed to Daisy Hill Hospital where three remain and are described as […]

Ireland Revisited: Part 9

In a bid to calm the tension, Pope John Paul II came to the Republic of Ireland in September 1979 and pleaded with the country to end the violence in the North. However, his calls fell on deaf ears and days later the Provisional IRA killed four British soldiers in a landmine in Dungannon and […]

Boat engine theft on Newtown Road

Police in Newry are appealing for information following the theft of a boat engine in the Newtown Road area. Some time between 8pm on Friday 20th January and 11am on Tuesday 24th January a Suzuki 115bhp outboard boat engine was taken from the back of a boat. Fuel and electrical lines were cut to facilitate […]

Sinn Fein to host public meeting regarding broadband

Sinn Fein is set to host a public meeting regarding broadband access in County Armagh next month. The information session is to held at St Mochua’s Primary School in Derrynoose on Thursday 16th February and aims to look at the problems people in the County Armagh area are experiencing with broadband. Newry Times reported last […]

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