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Pipelaying to take place on Rathfriland Road as part of £6m NI Water investment

03-Jul-2015
Northern Ireland Water is to carry out essential pipelaying work on the A25 Rathfriland Road during July and August as part of its Ballydougan to Newry Trunk Main Scheme. The £6m project will upgrade the local water storage and supply network, as well ... read more
Source: Newry Times

PIPS Newry celebrates Investors in People accreditation

03-Jul-2015
PIPS Newry & Mourne Ltd, based in Newry and employing 5 people, was among 34 organisations celebrating Investors in People (IIP) accreditation at a presentation ceremony held in the Long Gallery, Parliament Buildings. Employment and Learning Minister ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Community Planning Engagement event a huge success

02-Jul-2015
Newry, Mourne and Down District Council Chairperson, Councillor Naomi Bailie opened the Community Planning Engagement event in the Whistledown Hotel, Warrenpoint last week. The event, held in partnership with the Newry, Mourne and Down area Rural ... read more
Source: Newry Times

New £1.2m community centre in Ballyholland officially opened

02-Jul-2015
The Rural Development Programme (RDP) has delivered tangible benefits for the community of Ballyholland, Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill has said. Minister O’Neill was speaking as she officially opened a new £1.2million multipurpose community ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Cash taken in Warrenpoint ‘distraction burglary’

02-Jul-2015
Police in Newry and Mourne are appealing for information following a distraction burglary in Warrenpoint on Friday 26th June. At around noon on the day in question, a man called to a house in Lower Dromore Road and claimed to be from the council. He took ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry police issue warning after ‘Newry Snapchat Nude Community’ invitations sent to local peopl

02-Jul-2015
Police in Newry are warning the public not to share intimate or revealing pictures on social media sites. The warning follows a recent post on an anonymous sharing app which invited people to join ‘Newry Snapchat Nude Community’. Speaking to ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Call for witnesses after car scratching incident in Newry

01-Jul-2015
Police in Newry are appealing for information following an incident of criminal damage. Sometime between 2.30pm on Tuesday, 23rd June and 9.50am on Thursday, 25th June, a blue Renault Megane, parked in the Canal Quay area, was damaged. The passenger ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Two cats die after ‘unexplained injuries’ in Newry

01-Jul-2015
Newry Neighbourhood Policing Team are asking residents in Barcroft to report any suspicious activity after three cats sustained unexplained injuries. Speaking to Newry Times, Constable Ali McCartney said, “We received a report of a cat in the Barcroft ... read more
Source: Newry Times

UVF graffiti on Newry memorial a ‘worrying development’ says Brady

30-Jun-2015
Newry & Armagh MP Mickey Brady has said that the painting of the letters ‘UVF’ on a memorial in Newry was a worrying development and was viewed by many as a deliberate attempt to heighten tensions. “The daubing of the letters UVF on ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry food business fined £70k over ‘beef heart in burgers’ scandal

30-Jun-2015
A Newry food business, Freeza Meats Ltd, has pleaded guilty in Newry Magistrates Court to a total of twelve offences relating to misdescription of food, failing to provide traceability information and obstructing Authorised Officers of the former Newry ... read more
Source: Newry Times

“Heaven has gained two angels” – Tributes pour in following death of Newry man Eamonn Morgan

29-Jun-2015
The local community is in mourning after the death of popular local man Eamonn Morgan. The 24-year-old died in tragic circumstances in a dune buggy accident along with his partner Charlotte Sant in Qatar on Saturday. Speaking to Newry Times, Newry ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry man killed in Qatar accident

29-Jun-2015
The Irish Department of Foreign Affairs confirms it is providing consular assistance to the family of a Newry man who has died in ... read more
Source: BBC

Meat firm fined for false labelling

29-Jun-2015
A Newry food company is ordered to pay more than £70,000 costs for falsely labelling beef products and Halal ... read more
Source: BBC

O’Dowd cuts first sod at £1.5m classroom extension at Rathore School, Newry

25-Jun-2015
Education Minister John O’Dowd has cut the first sod on a £1.55million classroom extension at Rathore School, Newry. The new extension will replace the current temporary accommodation, providing children with new facilities including five new ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Treasury secrecy around Block Grant must come to an end’ – Bradley

25-Jun-2015
Vice Chair of the Assembly Finance Committee and SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Dominic Bradley has called for the British Government to end ‘the culture of secrecy’ surrounding allocations to the devolved nations and allow each administration ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Ruane welcomes news of new footpath for Burren

25-Jun-2015
Sinn Féin South Down MLA Caitríona Ruane has said she is delighted that work will begin in August on the creation of a footpath along Milltown Street. Speaking to Newry Times, Ruane said, “I have been campaigning for the extension of a footpath ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Man suffers jaw injury after late night Newry assault

25-Jun-2015
Police in Newry are appealing for information following an assault on Martins Laneway. At around 2am on Sunday, 7th June, a 26 year old man was walking along the laneway when he was assaulted by three unknown males. The victim was punched and kicked and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry police issue caravan security advice

24-Jun-2015
With the summer months upon us local Crime Prevention Officers are advising anyone who owns or uses a caravan to take steps to protect their property and valuables. Lisa Sherman, Crime Prevention Officer, said, “Caravans may be more vulnerable than ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry golfer Shane Hollywood celebrates hole-in-one

24-Jun-2015
A Newry golfer will have no excuse for missing his next tee-time after winning a limited-edition BOSS watch for achieving a hole-in-one. Shane Hollywood, 27, scored his ace on the 219-yard, par-three first at Greenore GC, and the two-handicapper was ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Newry arsonists showed breath-taking recklessness’ – Fitzpatrick

24-Jun-2015
SDLP Deputy Mayor of Newry, Mourne and Down Council Gillian Fitzpatrick has condemned an attempted arson which took place in Newry on Monday night. Police are investigating an attack on a flat on Cleary Crescent where flammable liquid was poured on the ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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