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Sean has a keen interest in football and will be bringing you all the latest action from the local football leagues.

Carnbane round up, 20th October 2012

Premier Division Honours even between ‘Strollers and Damolly Damolly and North End Strollers earned a point apiece in a physical encounter at Olympic Park. The ‘Strollers failed to take advantage of their dominance in the first half, leaving the sides goalless at half time. The Armagh Road side broke the deadlock early into the second […]

Hicks wins Bosco Drama Group 10k

The Bosco Drama group hosted a 5k and 10k race on Sunday morning, hoping to raise funds for their upcoming production of Footloose the musical. The race was by all means a success and at the time of press, it had raised just over £1000. In the 10k race, Rostrevor man Andrew Hicks was first […]

Carnbane round up, 6th Oct 2012

Premier Division Craven goal sinks Windmill John Craven was the toast of the Cavern Bar after he netted the winner for Finn Harps against neighbours and fierce rivals Windmill Stars in a scrappy affair at Nan Sands park. Both sides were restricted to a series of half chances in a drab first period but Windmill […]

Carnbane clubs may benefit after Newry IFA membership terminated

Newry City’s Irish FA membership has been terminated after the club’s registered directors told the governing body that they did not intend to appeal against a High Court winding-up order. The IFA suspended the club following last week’s winding-up order. On Friday, the IFA announced that all results from Newry City team’s this season “will be […]

Windmill Stars and Orchard City to meet in Bessbrook Cup Final

Windmill Stars will meet Orchard City in the final of the Bessbrook Cup after both teams secured semi-final wins at Derrylecky on Saturday. Orchard City’s game with Ballybot United was a stalemate until the 85th minute when Orchard striker Darren Hillen rose highest and steered a header past ‘Bot keeper Ronan O’Reilly to send them […]

Bosco Drama Group 10k race and 5k fun run/walk

The Bosco Drama Group is a community youth drama group based in Newry which provide a creative outlet for young people to encourage them to become involved in musical theatre. They are hosting a 10k race and 5k fun run/walk on the 7th of October in Greenbank Industrial estate. All proceeds will be in aid of […]

Bosco girls claim U14 Down Championship!

Congratulations to the St.John Bosco girl’s U14 team who won the Co.Down championship after a 3-12 to 1-4 win over Loughinisland at Ballykinler on Saturday! The girls are pictured here with their coaches Jim O’Hare and Maria Fox after the big win! Photos: John Patton

Carnbane results, 22nd September 2012

Premier Division Damolly Utd 0 – 1 Rockview Utd Finn Harps 0 – 2 North End Strollers Kilkeel Ath 2 – 4 Cleary Celtic Whitecross AFC 2 – 5 Ballybot Utd Woodside 2 – 2 Newry Celtic P W D L F A GD  Pts Killeavey Utd 8 7 0 1 29 8 21 21 […]

Gerry Flynn: My story at Newry City FC

In an exclusive interview with Newry Times, ex-Newry City manager Gerry Flynn speaks from the heart and reveals in a frank and candid interview his side of the story regarding the events that have led to the increasingly likely demise of Newry City FC. Gerry Flynn first joined Newry as a player in May 2005 […]

Is this the end for Newry City FC?

Newry City FC was wound up at a High Court hearing in Belfast on Thursday. A petition brought by former manager Gerry Flynn against the limited company which runs the Championship One side was granted in a hearing on Thursday lasting only minutes. No one representing Newry City was in court for the hearing and […]


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