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Local SRC student set for 3 month USA study programme

23-May-2017
Southern Regional College student Joseph McKeown is set to travel to Pennsylvania, USA for 3 months study as part of the Erasmus+ programme. Joseph is from Silverbridge and study’s the Foundation Degree in Medical and Life Science at Newry campus. As ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Masked men damage car and house in Newry

23-May-2017
Police are appealing for witnesses after damage was caused to car and a house in Hollyridge Lane in Newry on the night of Wednesday 17th May. It was reported that between 10.40pm and 10.50pm three unknown males smashed the windows of a Ford Fiesta car ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Mental Health issues need to be talked about’ – Mulgrew

22-May-2017
Newry Mourne & Down Sinn Féin Councillor Roisin Mulgrew has said that mental health issues need to be talked about and heard. She was speaking after attending a conference focusing on the issue of dual diagnosis. The Slieve Gullion Councillor ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Two men appear at Newry Court on hijacking and false imprisonment charges

22-May-2017
Police have charged two men, aged 29 and 36, with a number of offences including blackmail, false imprisonment and hijacking. A 33 year old man was driving his car near Kilkeel when he was stopped by a ‘road closed’ sign and two men wearing hi vis ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Experts warn Brexit could cost 1200 local jobs

19-May-2017
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has warned of the serious consequences of Brexit on Newry and Armagh after he attended the Brexit and the Border Corridor Conference recently. Speaking after the conference, McNulty said, “The UK ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Environmental crime’ at Flagstaff Viewpoint in Newry

19-May-2017
Sinn Féin Newry, Mourne & Down Councillor Liz Kimmins has stated that those who dumped waste diesel cubes at the Flagstaff Viewpoint have no respect for the community or the environment. “This is an act of environmental crime which has angered ... read more
Source: Newry Times

SRC awards students from Newry schools

18-May-2017
Over 150 Students from local high schools celebrated their success recently at an awards ceremony for students participating on the School Partnerships’ Programme (SPP) at Southern Regional College, Newry Campus. Southern Regional College welcomed Year ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Close call for Newry motorcyclist after laser pointer incident

18-May-2017
Newry City Sinn Féin Councillor Charlie Casey has said that lives are being endangered due to incidents of laser pointer being shone into motorists eyes. The Councillor was commenting after an incident in Newry.   On the Camlough Road a driver of a ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Knife-wielding man appears in Newry court after attempted robbery

17-May-2017
Police in Newry, investigating an attempted robbery at Buttercrane Quay on Sunday 14th May, have charged a 22 year old man with a number of offences. The charges include attempted robbery, possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an ... read more
Source: Newry Times

SRC Newry student selected to compete at WorldSkills in Abu Dhabi

15-May-2017
The United Kingdom’s elite young skilled women and men have been selected to go for gold against the rest of the World. Successful super-talented Team UK members have beaten off the challenge from thousands of fellow and former apprentices and students ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Suicide awareness training in Newry

12-May-2017
Clergy and those who work for churches across Northern Ireland are being encouraged to take part in specially tailored suicide awareness training. Sessions are being hosted in the coming year by suicide prevention group ‘Flourish!’ Flourish! is a ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry bankers awarded for long service

12-May-2017
Newry women Shirley Annett, Caroline Black and Ciara Mallon from Warrenpoint received their Long Service Awards from Danske Bank CEO, Kevin Kingston at a special recognition lunch recently. Shirley, Caroline and Ciara have all worked at Danske Bank ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Farmer convicted at Newry court

11-May-2017
William Morton of Ballyards Road, Armagh has pleaded guilty at Newry Court on 21st April 2017 to two offences under the Water and Sewerage Services (NI) Order 2006, of connecting to a public water main without consent and tampering with a water meter. NI ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Big success at Big Apprenticeship Event in Newry

10-May-2017
Southern Regional College, in association with the Newry Chamber of Commerce and Trade, hosted the Big Apprenticeship event on Wednesday 26th April at its Newry Campus. The event highlighted and promoted the range of new higher level apprenticeship ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry engineering students enjoy German placements

10-May-2017
Southern Regional College Level 3 Engineering students from Newry and Portadown recently visited an Engineering technical college in Weiden Germany. While on this visit they participated in placements in German companies Vitron, Baumann and ISA. They ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry SRC Lecturer nominated for Chef Lecturer Award

09-May-2017
The nominees for the prestigious Craft Guild of Chefs Awards 2017 have been announced. SRC Lecturer Barry Smyth is among the 3 shortlisted for the Chef Lecturer award. Barry has been nominated as a result of his recent work on industry engagement and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Urgent appeal for foster carers in Newry and Mourne

09-May-2017
An urgent appeal for new foster carers to come forward has been launched by the Southern Health and Social Care Trust as the number of children who require permanent placements with families in foster care continues to grow. Across the Southern Trust ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Talented Newry trio take centre stage at the Opera House

08-May-2017
A trio of talented performers will be taking to the stage next week at the Grand Opera House in Belfast in a new production of the hit musical comedy Me and My Girl. The show is produced by one of Northern Ireland’s most successful companies, St. Agnes ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Translink announces transport plan for Newry visitors to Balmoral Show

08-May-2017
Translink and RUAS are encouraging Newry visitors to the Balmoral Show, 10th – 13th May 2017, to make the smart move by planning their journeys in advance and enjoying special bus and rail travel arrangements including Enterprise services stopping in ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Seamus Ruddy: Human remains found in search of French forest

06-May-2017
A team searching for the body of Newry teacher Seamus Ruddy uncover human remains at site in ... read more
Source: BBC
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