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Newry MLA calls for urgent action over ‘escalating Newry drug problem’

19-Jan-2018
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has called for urgent multi-agency action to tackle a growing drug problem in Newry.  Speaking to Newry Times, McNulty explained, “Illegal drugs are a scourge on our society, they have a devastating ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Road repairs must be prioritised in new allocations’ – McNulty

19-Jan-2018
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has called for the repair of local roads to be prioritised as £8.1million additional funds have been allocated to the Department of Infrastructure by the head of the Department of Finance. Speaking to Newry ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry police charge five people with drugs offences

19-Jan-2018
A number of men and women have been charged by Newry police with drugs offences. The charges follow a property search in Newry on 17th January and the subsequent arrests of five people. A 32 year old male has been charged with Possession of a Class A ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Man found dead in Newry house

18-Jan-2018
Police in Newry have charged a 32-year-old-man with manslaughter following the death of a man in the city. The charge comes after the death of a 51-year-old man in the Dublin Road area on Wednesday.     Detectives also arrested four men aged ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry death: Man charged with manslaughter

18-Jan-2018
The 32-year-old faces manslaughter and drugs charges following a death in ... read more
Source: BBC

McNulty praises young scientist competition

17-Jan-2018
SDLP Assembly Member for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty recently visited the all island BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition at the RDS in Dublin and met with local participants. St Catherine’s College in Armagh were one of the exhibitors from ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Crossmaglen town status proposal supported by Council

16-Jan-2018
SDLP Slieve Gullion Councillor Pete Byrne has welcomed the support of Newry, Mourne and Down District Council for Crossmaglen to retain its Town Status.     Speaking to Newry Times, Byrne said, “After extensive media coverage of my ... read more
Source: Newry Times

M&S reveals new store opening date at The Quays

16-Jan-2018
The Quays is set to become the home of a brand new M&S store on Thursday 1st February. Currently located in Buttercrane Shopping Centre, the M&S Newry store will relocate to newly built premises opposite the existing Quays Shopping Centre. Local ... read more
Source: Newry Times

McNulty praises Christmas health care workers

15-Jan-2018
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has praised those health care workers who worked over the Christmas period.  Speaking to Newry Times, McNulty said, “At a time when most of us were spending time with our loved ones, many nurses, ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Karen Bradley must act to end DUP denial of rights’ – Fearon

15-Jan-2018
Sinn Féin Equality spokesperson Megan Fearon MLA has said that the new British Secretary of State in the north, Karen Bradley, has a responsibility to bring what she described as ‘the DUP’s denial of basic civil and human rights’ to an ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry student’s stunning science success is celebrated

12-Jan-2018
A former pupil of St Colman’s College in Newry has been named the winner of the prestigious Hans Sloane medal which recognises excellence in A level science. The Hans Sloane (Memorial Fund) Trust, in partnership with National Museums NI, was ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Letters to the Editor ‘Concern thanks people of Newry for helping world’s poorest’

12-Jan-2018
Dear Editor, On behalf of Concern Worldwide, I would like to thank the people of Newry and local volunteers for your kind support last year in helping some of the most vulnerable people living in the world’s toughest places.     Thanks to ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Man, 62, dies after Bessbrook Road collision

12-Jan-2018
Police have confirmed that a man who died following a one vehicle road traffic collision on the Bessbrook Road near Markethill yesterday (Thursday 11th January) was Arthur Patrick Lavery. Arthur was aged 62 and from the Poyntzpass area.     ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry Stroke Survivor receives recognition

11-Jan-2018
Anna McCracken, from Newry was recognised for her achievements post-stroke at the recent Northern Ireland Life after Stroke Award Celebrations in Riddell Hall, Belfast. The Northern Ireland Life after Stroke Award Celebration Event recognises everyone in ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Around Noon scoops seventh top award in recent weeks

10-Jan-2018
Newry-based Around Noon has added to its remarkable track record of industry recognition in recent weeks with a number of significant award wins. Around Noon is a fast-growing manufacturer of sandwiches, wraps, salads, juices and bakery items.   ... read more
Source: Newry Times

First Derivatives reaches £1bn market value

10-Jan-2018
The share price of Newry-based firm First Derivatives has risen sharply in recent ... read more
Source: BBC

Buttercrane Newry enjoys successful Christmas trading

09-Jan-2018
Buttercrane Shopping Centre enjoyed a great Christmas trading period, according to the Centre’s end of year report which cites a + 4% increase in footfall on December 2016. National footfall in UK is down by 3.83 % in November and December but ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry Councillor asks for more police resources after spate of burglaries

08-Jan-2018
Crotlieve Sinn Féin Cllr Oksana McMahon has spoken with PSNI after a recent spate of house burglaries locally over the Christmas period. Speaking to Newry Times, Cllr McMahon said she was asking for more resources. “I have been contacted by ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Recycle your unsuitable Christmas gifts with Barnardo’s Newry

08-Jan-2018
Recycle your unsuitable Christmas gifts and help vulnerable children at the same time is the message from children’s charity Barnardo’s NI. Barnardo’s is appealing for those ‘not quite right’ gifts from the festive season to be donated to their ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry MLA meets Chief Nursing Officer amid health service concerns

05-Jan-2018
SDLP representatives have met with the Chief Nursing Officer amid health service concerns locally. Speaking to Newry Times, South Down MLA Sinead Bradley said, “This is one of the most serious challenges facing our health service.     ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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