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Extra funds for Ambulance Response Times in South Down

11-Feb-2016
Sinn Féin MLA Chris Hazzard has welcomed confirmation from the Health Minister that additional funds have been made available to improve ambulance response times across South Down. Speaking to Newry Times, Hazzard said, “For some time now ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Police visit local primary school to promote road safety

10-Feb-2016
Local Policing Team Officers recently paid a visit to St Joseph’s Primary School in Meigh to promote road safety. Speaking to Newry Times, Constable Des O’Sullivan said, “Like many primary schools, traffic congestion around St Joseph’s during ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Watch and gold ring taken in Newry burglary

10-Feb-2016
Police in Newry are appealing for information following a burglary. Sometime between 10.40am and 11.20am on Tuesday, 2nd February, entry was forced to a house on Latt Road. A Raymond Weil watch and gold ring were stolen. Police would like to hear from ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Two men arrested in Newry charged with 13 local burglaries

10-Feb-2016
Detectives from Reactive and Organised Crime have charged two men in relation to thirteen burglaries. The 24 year old and 42 year old men were arrested in Newry on Tuesday, 9th February. They were both charged in relation to burglaries which occurred ... read more
Source: Newry Times

McAteer welcomes Motion in support of Gavin Coyle

09-Feb-2016
Independent Newry City Councillor Kevin McAteer has welcomed the passing of a motion in support of Gavin Coyle and condemned his solitary confinement. The statement comes as a motion condemning the treatment of Gavin Coyle passed at a recent council ... read more
Source: Newry Times

New job opportunities in Newry

09-Feb-2016
First Derivatives PLC is a leading provider of software and consulting services to the capital markets industry, with over 1,600 employees worldwide. First Derivatives are global experts in providing data, trading and risk management products and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Leaving the EU would have a disastrous impact on Ireland’ – Murphy

08-Feb-2016
Sinn Féin MLA Conor Murphy has said Ireland’s future is in the European Union. Speaking to Newry Times, Murphy said, “Increasing numbers of people from right across society are becoming ever more convinced that Ireland’s place is in the ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry house ransacked and cash taken in burglary

08-Feb-2016
Detectives in Newry are appealing for information following a burglary. Sometime between Friday, 22nd January and Sunday, 24th January, entry was forced to a house in Rathmore Road. A number of rooms were ransacked and a sum of cash was stolen. Police ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Ritchie calls for action on Cash retentions

05-Feb-2016
SDLP MP for South Down, Margaret Ritchie, has called for changes to the Enterprise Bill at Westminster to prevent businesses losing millions of pounds each year through cash retentions. Speaking to Newry Times, she said, “In 2015 Northern Irish ... read more
Source: Newry Times

New school for Rostrevor a step closer

05-Feb-2016
South Down MLA Caitríona Ruane has said that construction of a new school in Rostrevor can begin in the near future after the planning process has been completed. Speaking to Newry Times, Ruane said, “I approved the construction of this school during ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Police appeal after theft of two cars

05-Feb-2016
Police are appealing for information following the theft of two cars. Sometime between 10am and 1pm on Wednesday, 13th January, a gold Vauxhall Nova and Ford Poplar were taken from the shed of a property on Tierny Road, Newry. A side valve engine, an ... read more
Source: Newry Times

76 fixed penalties issued by Newry police during week-long operation

05-Feb-2016
During a focused week long road safety operation in Newry, Mourne and Down police issued 76 fixed penalty notices. With dedicated teams providing visible road safety patrols over the last week, a number of motorists received advice and warnings, 12 were ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry resident pays for cheap Iphone 6, ends up with two bottles of soft drink

05-Feb-2016
Police in Newry are warning the public not to be taken in by offers which seem too good to be true. The warning follows an incident which occurred in Corn Market on Saturday, 30th January. A male approached a member of the public offering an Iphone 6 and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Plans for Hinkley Point Nuclear Plant should be abandoned’ – Ritchie

04-Feb-2016
SDLP South Down MP Margaret Ritchie has called on the British Government to abandon its plans to construct Hinkley Point Nuclear Plant sooner rather than later. Speaking to Newry Times, Ritchie said, “I have learned that there is a condition attached ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Minister needs to reassure public that roads are safe’ – Ruane

04-Feb-2016
Sinn Féin MLA Caitriona Ruane has said that the Regional Development Minister Michelle McIlveen must ensure that there is no reduction in the amount of monies spent in maintaining roads. Speaking to Newry Times, Ruane said, “I raised the matter in the ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Ruane welcomes £1.6m care home investment

04-Feb-2016
Sinn Féin MLA Caitriona Ruane has welcomed an extra £1.6m that has been allocated towards bringing stability to the care home sector. Speaking to Newry Times, Ruane said, “Over the past few years confidence in the sector has reached rock bottom as ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Call for celebration event for local Scór na nÓg winners

03-Feb-2016
SDLP Vice-Chair of Newry, Mourne & Down Council, Councillor Gillian Fitzpatrick has called on officers to organise a celebration and recognition event for Gavin Gribben (Mayobridge – Solo singing winner), the St Patrick’s Cullyhanna Leirui ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Road safety concerns outside Newry schools

02-Feb-2016
SDLP representatives Karen McKevitt MLA and Councillor Gary Stokes are calling on Transport NI (formerly Roads Service) to put pupil safety first by introducing a safe crossing on the busy road outside Saint Ronan’s School, Sacred Heart School and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Meet the Manager’ day arranged to speak about Newry rail service concerns

02-Feb-2016
Sinn Fein Assembly member Conor Murphy is inviting commuters from the Newry area to take their concerns about the city’s rail service directly to the station manager. The Newry MLA revealed that a “Meet the Manager” day has been agreed following ... read more
Source: Newry Times

PSNI conduct 46 checkpoints in Newry & Mourne anti-crime operation

02-Feb-2016
TSG officers joined with local officers in Newry, Mourne and Down on Monday, 1st January, to conduct an anti-crime operation. During the course of the operation, which took place during the afternoon and into the evening, 46 vehicle checkpoints were ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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