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Brady encouages support for welfare cuts petition

01-Sep-2014
Sinn Féin MLA Mickey Brady has encouraged people to sign a petition opposing the introduction of Tory welfare cuts. The Newry & Armagh elected representative was speaking after the launch of the Sinn Féin petition against the cuts. Mickey said that ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Praise for St Paul’s High School attendance at Newry Pride

01-Sep-2014
Newry & Armagh Sinn Féin MLA Megan Fearon has praised the attendance at Newry Pride Parade by Year 13 and 14 pupils of St Pauls High School, Bessbrook. Fearon described their appearance at the event as ‘a marvellous piece of progressive ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Health crisis is a result of DUP support for Tory cuts’ – Brady

01-Sep-2014
Newry & Armagh Sinn Féin MLA Mickey Brady said that the crisis in the health service is a direct consequence of the Tory government systematically cutting funding for the health service. Speaking to Newry Times, Brady said, “The Tory cuts of ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Bradley expresses deep sadness at passing of Pat McGeeney

01-Sep-2014
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Dominic Bradley has expressed his deep sadness at the death of Mr Pat McGeeney, a former member of the SDLP Slieve Gullion branch. Speaking to Newry Times, Bradley said, “I am very saddened to hear of the passing of SDLP ... read more
Source: Newry Times

New ‘main style’ Post Office branch for Hill Street

01-Sep-2014
Newry City Sinn Féin Councillor Charlie Casey has welcomed the announcement that the Post Office based at Hill Street will be renovated, turning it into a new main style branch. “This announcement means that by early October we will see a newly ... read more
Source: Newry Times

First World War Conservation Day at Newry Museum: Bring along your historic items

29-Aug-2014
On 13th and 14th September, Newry and Mourne Museum (Bagenal’s Castle) will be joining with many historic properties that will be opening their doors and revealing their fabulous interiors for the public to enjoy as part of the annual Northern Ireland ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Solution to ‘Nomad’ cattle welcomed

29-Aug-2014
Sinn Féin MLA Cathal Boylan has welcomed the new labeling system that will allow for cattle to be traded across the island of Ireland without occurring a penalty. He told Newry Times, “Irish beef is renowned across the world for its quality and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry’s Team Torres hold their own at Cage Warrior event

29-Aug-2014
Team Torres continue to make a name for themselves in the world of MMA when they had two fighters acquit themselves admirably at the prestigious Cage Warrior event held in The Helix in Dublin recently which was broadcast worldwide. Cage Warriors is ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Travelling community incident in Bessbrook causes fear’ – Hughes

29-Aug-2014
Newry & Mourne Fews area Sinn Féin Councillor Daire Hughes has stated that residents in the recently built Dobson’s Way near Bessbrook are fearful that an incident in the estate involving members of the Travelling Community could escalate. ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Rural areas continue to suffer due to emigration’ – Boylan

29-Aug-2014
Newry & Armagh MLA Cathal Boylan has said that emigration was having a devastating impact on rural communities across the North. He was speaking after it was revealed that 25,438 people had left from mid-2012 to mid -2013. The Sinn Féin MLA said, ... read more
Source: Newry Times

South Armagh MLA welcomes Heritage Lottery Grants

29-Aug-2014
Newry and Armagh MLA Megan Fearon has welcomed the news of the recent £980,000 Heritage Lottery Fund award. The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) last week announced it has awarded a grant of £980,000 to Newry and Mourne District Council to protect one of ... read more
Source: Newry Times

The changing face of border city

29-Aug-2014
The changing face of ... read more
Source: BBC

VIDEO: The changing face of a border city

29-Aug-2014
The border city of Newry is one of the most visible examples of how Northern Ireland has changed in the past two ... read more
Source: BBC

Newry Community Radio (NCR) goes from strength to strength

28-Aug-2014
Newry Community Radio (NCR) is a community radio station run by volunteers and based in the Whitegate’s Centre in Rooney’s Meadow in Newry. The aim of the station is to provide some craic and music for the residents and expatriates of the Newry Area. ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry Team Torres BJJ Team meet World Champion Lucas Lepri

28-Aug-2014
A few select members of the Newry Team Torres BJJ Team were honoured to get the opportunity this week to train with current and five time BJJ world Champion World Champion Lucas Lepri, whilst he was visiting Ireland. Lucas is one of the very few to have ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Murphy slams DRD minister’s decision to axe jobs

27-Aug-2014
Sinn Féin MP Conor Murphy has said that a decision by DRD minister Danny Kennedy to axe jobs and sub contractors providing frontline road services is ‘politically motivated and incompetent’. Speaking to Newry Times, Conor Murphy said, ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry and Mourne Policing and Community Safety Partnership – Tackling Agri-Crime

26-Aug-2014
The Newry and Mourne Policing and Community Safety Partnership is promoting the TRACKER subsidy to tackle Agri-Crime. On a regional basis the PCSP is supporting the Rural Crime Partnership in the roll out of a subsidy for the fitting of TRACKER equipment ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Toxic waste dumpers have nothing to offer communities’ – Larkin

26-Aug-2014
Newry & Mourne Sinn Féin Councillor Mickey Larkin has said that those who continue to dump their poisonous waste have nothing to offer communities and care little about them. The Slieve Gullion elected representative was speaking after the dumping ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Letters to the Editor, ‘Newry Sinn Fein out of touch with community over Carnbane development’

26-Aug-2014
Dear Editor, As a Drumgullion Avenue resident in Newry and living in the vicinity of the future Carnbane Industrial and business development I have been vociferous in its encouragement and support. In fact several months ago through the medium of your ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Firmus Energy Newry City Triathlon to be a massive event

26-Aug-2014
Sunday’s firmus energy Newry City Triathlon promises to be a huge sporting affair with almost 300 athletes entering the event, which is scheduled to start at 2pm at the Albert Basin in front of the Quays Shopping Centre. If you haven’t entered at ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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