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£33,500 worth of drugs seized in Newry and Mourne

28-Mar-2017
Almost £33,500 worth of drugs have been seized in South policing area, which includes Newry, Mourne & Down since 27th February. This was as part of Torus operation which is part of the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s response to the sale and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

The search is on for Newry’s unsung heroes

28-Mar-2017
The search is on for Newry’s unsung heroes. The 2017 Spirit of Northern Ireland Awards have just been launched and judges are looking for who you think best captures the Spirit of Northern Ireland in 2017. This annual awards ceremony, which will again ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Burglars ‘spoke to elderly woman’ while robbing her South Armagh home

27-Mar-2017
Police in Newry are appealing for information following the report of a burglary at a house on Church Road in Forkhill on Sunday 26th March. Police received a report that two men entered the house of an elderly woman sometime around 5pm on Sunday ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Road closed in Newry after multi-vehicle collision

26-Mar-2017
There has been a multi-vehicle road traffic collision outside the Eurospar on the Forkhill Road in Newry.   The road is expected to be closed as a result. Article continues below: Emergency services are in attendance.   There are no further ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Man dies in house fire

25-Mar-2017
Newry & Armagh Sinn Féin MLA Cathal Boylan has described news of the death of a man in a house fire last night in Armagh city as tragic. 30 firefighters tackled the blaze at a house in Culdee Drive.   “I understand that a local man has ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Warning from Newry MLA over lottery scam

24-Mar-2017
SDLP Assembly Member for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has warned local people to be aware of a scam doing the rounds claiming to offer hundreds of thousands of pounds of winnings from the People’s Post Code Lottery. The SDLP Assemblyman believes ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Licenced premises must get their house in order ahead of renewal deadline’, legal expert warns

24-Mar-2017
Owners of all types of licenced premises in Newry and the surrounding area must take action now if they don’t want to run out of time to renew their liquor licences ahead of the September 2017 deadline, a leading legal expert on liquor licensing has ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Three men due in court following Newry and Antrim burglaries

24-Mar-2017
Detectives have charged three men, aged 18, 19 and 22, with a number of counts of burglary and going equipped for burglary. The charges are in connection with three burglaries in the Antrim area on Wednesday 22nd March and burglaries at two houses in ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry MLA calls for audit of unfinished housing developments in Newry

23-Mar-2017
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has called for an audit of unfinished housing developments across Newry and Armagh and has written to the Chief Executives of Newry, Mourne and Down District Council and Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry police issue advice on protecting your home

22-Mar-2017
Police in Newry, Mourne and Down are reminding residents to take steps to protect their property and reduce their risk of becoming a victim of crime. Officers say they are aware of the impact that burglaries can have on individual householders. Detective ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry Blood Cancer survivor fronts new awareness campaign

22-Mar-2017
Elaine Murray is one of the faces of local charity Leukaemia and Lymphoma NI’s new blood cancer awareness campaign, Empty Chairs. Elaine, who is from Newry, was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia in March 2013 when she was 53 years old. Elaine ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry kids to help world record attempt

21-Mar-2017
The official mascot for this summer’s UEFA Women’s Under 19 Championship, Sweet Caroline, is launching a bid to break the world record for the most penalties scored by a mascot in one minute. Sweet Caroline will be touring schools across Northern ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Presidential voting rights referendum welcomed by Newry MLA

21-Mar-2017
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has welcomed An Taoiseach Enda Kenny’s announcement that a referendum on Presidential voting rights for Irish citizens in the North and across the world will take place. Hesaid that the role of President of ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Local business Fearon Bros scoops prestigious award

20-Mar-2017
Local kitchen firm Fearon Bros from Jonesborough, Newry has recently been awarded ‘Best of Design 2017′ on Houzz, the leading online platform for home renovation and design. The 38-year old kitchen design firm was chosen by more than 40 ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Three businessmen convicted at Newry Crown Court of conspiracy to defraud the public

20-Mar-2017
Three businessmen, who traded as Electricity Saver Ireland, have been sentenced to 15 months imprisonment suspended for three years for their role in selling and supplying bogus electricity saving devices. Gary John McGeown, John Paul McGeown and Peter ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Death of young Killeavy man: Local MLA expresses condolences

17-Mar-2017
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has expressed his deep sadness and sympathies to the family of a young Killeavy man who died in the Camlough area this week. Speaking to Newry Times, McNulty said, “We are all stunned and heartbroken at this ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Traffic and parking arrangements for St Patrick’s Day in Newry

17-Mar-2017
Newry, Mourne and Down District Council has advised the public of the following traffic and parking arrangements which will be in place in Newry to facilitate the St Patrick’s Festival. Road Closure and Re-opening times – Friday 17 March • Fathom ... read more
Source: Newry Times

St Patrick’s Day 2017 in Newry: Events happening today

17-Mar-2017
DEPARTING FROM THE QUAYS SHOPPING AND LEISURE CENTRE, ALBERT BASIN | 12.00NOON | FREE This cross-community event, the centrepiece of the celebration, will be a spectacular cavalcade of floats, bands, fancy dress and lots of attractions! This ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry police arrest man after Derrybeg drugs search

17-Mar-2017
Police in Newry have arrested a man on suspicion of possession of Class A and Class B drugs.     The arrest came as a result of a search in the Derrybeg area of Newry yesterday, Thursday 16th March. Article continues below: A quantity of ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Healthy Legs Classes’ held in Newry and Mourne

16-Mar-2017
A new service to help improve leg health for patients who experience swelling due to circulatory problems or obesity, is now available on a pilot basis to people across the Southern Health and Social Care Trust area. Patients referred by their GP will be ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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