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Mayor opens “Quiz the Experts” conference

23-Oct-2014
The Mayor of Newry and Mourne District Council Daire Hughes opened a major conference in The Mourne Country Hotel in Newry. The event, which was labelled “Quiz the Experts”, was hosted by Newry and Mourne ME Fibromyalgia Group and included a panel of ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Local households advised to ‘Lighten Up’.

23-Oct-2014
E District, whch incorporates Newry & Mourne, Crime Prevention Officer, Lisa Sherman, has relaunched the Lighten Up anti-burglary campaign with the winter months upon us. Speaking to Newry Times, Lisa explained, “This campaign is about ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Sister Cities Music Youth Exchange for Newry schools

22-Oct-2014
As part of a Sister Cities Partnership with Southern Pines North Carolina, Newry and Mourne District Council’s Sister Cities Committee have been instrumental in developing a unique music youth initiative. The Sister Cities music youth initiative will ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘SDLP will fight for Newry youth workers’ – McAteer

22-Oct-2014
SDLP Newry councillor Kevin McAteer has expressed his concern about the provision of key youth work positions in the city after staff informed him that there is uncertainty surrounded future funding. Cllr McAteer, a youth worker himself, said, “I ... read more
Source: Newry Times

20 Years of Service recognised by Murdock Builder’s Merchants

22-Oct-2014
Five members of staff from Newry-based Murdock Builder’s Merchants have been recognised for their 20 years of service to the company. Paul Sheppard, Enda McConville, Bernie Ruane, Thomas McKeown and Iain Hutchinson were each presented with gift ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Car set alight in Bessbrook arson incident

22-Oct-2014
Local police are appealing for information after a report of arson at Dobson’s Way, Bessbrook in the early hours of Thursday 9th October. Speaking to Newry Times, Constable Peter Coulter said, “At around 5:20am, it was reported that a car ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Have your say on future of Irish language funding’ – Ó Muirí

21-Oct-2014
Sinn Féin Newry & Mourne Councillor Barra Ó Muirí has encouraged people to have their say on the future of Irish language funding. The Fews area Councillor explained, “Foras na Gaeilge is currently carrying out a consultation on the ongoing ... read more
Source: Newry Times

43 fixed penalty notices issued by police in Newry road safety operation

21-Oct-2014
During the first week of a focused road safety operation across E District (Armagh, Banbridge, Craigavon and Newry and Mourne) police have issued 43 fixed penalty notices. With two dedicated teams providing visibile road safety patrols across roads in ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Letters to the Editor, ‘Fears over Drumgullion Avenue replacement lighting scheme’

21-Oct-2014
Dear Editor, Drumgullion Avenue in Newry faces a replacement street lighting scheme into early dark nights with fears of a reduction of lighting and community safety. The community has been landed with a double whammy as contractors intend to gain access ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Van and car set on fire in Newry arson incident

21-Oct-2014
Police in Newry are appealing for information following two vehicles being set on fire in the Blackthorn Grange area in the early hours of Monday 13th October. Just after 12.10am, police received reports of a fire. Two vehicles, a van and a car, were ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry police donate items to local charity

20-Oct-2014
Police in Newry recently donated items of clothing to a local charity shop following a successful conviction for fraud. Speaking to Newry Times, Constable Niall Humphries, Newry Response, explained, “During 2012 we detected a husband and wife team ... read more
Source: Newry Times

2 year old girl in hospital after Bessbrook assault

20-Oct-2014
Police in Newry are investigating a suspected assault on a 2 year old girl in the Bessbrook area on the evening of Sunday, 19th October. Speaking to Newry Times, Superintendent Simon Walls said, “The child has been taken to hospital following this ... read more
Source: Newry Times

£8258 raised for PIPS Newry from Annual Skydive Challenge

20-Oct-2014
PIPS Newry and Mourne have celebrated the volunteers who took part in their annual skydive challenge on the 14th September 2014. Just as previous years, the skydive was very successful for every volunteer who was brave enough to make the 13,000ft ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Male Body Image: Steroids wont help but educating yourself will

20-Oct-2014
In our new Newry Times column local fitness expert and Personal Trainer Mark Fleming of Elite Personal Training NI speaks about health, fitness and nutrition. Today Mark talks about men’s body image. It is becoming more and more important for men ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Calls for Housing Executive to clarify Loanda Crescent improvements

20-Oct-2014
Newry City Sinn Féin Councillor Liz Kimmins has called on the Housing Executive to clarify exactly when the home improvement scheme will begin in Loanda Crescent. Speaking about the issue to Newry Times, Kimmins said, “For some time now my colleague ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Children in Newry want to give and receive presents this Chrismas

20-Oct-2014
Big hearted children from Newry care about youngsters less fortunate than themselves and want to give to a disadvantaged child, according to new research released. Rather than see children go without toys this Christmas 94% of youngsters would happily ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Mayor Hughes warns about Newry burglaries

20-Oct-2014
Fews area councillor and Mayor of Newry and Mourne Daire Hughes has urged vigilance after a number of burglaries in the area in recent days. In the early hours of Wednesday morning a garage was broken into on the Chancellors Road. Speaking about the ... read more
Source: Newry Times

New Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme announced

17-Oct-2014
Enterprise, Trade and Investment Minister Arlene Foster has announced the extension of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) to domestic customers. Speaking to Newry Times, Arlene Foster said, “The extension of the RHI to domestic properties is good news ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Volunteers sought for First World War project at Newry Museum

17-Oct-2014
Newry and Mourne Museum is currently seeking two additional temporary volunteers to assist with its Heritage Lottery funded First World War Project looking at the impact of the war on the Newry and Mourne area. Volunteers will be involved in various ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Police hunt ‘stocky man’ after Newry newsagents burglary

17-Oct-2014
Police in Newry are appealing for information following an attempted burglary. Speaking to Newry Times, Constable Janine McAllister, Newry Response, explained, “Around 7.55pm on Sunday, 12th October, a man entered the back stairs of a newsagent ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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