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Christmas gift for Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust

17-Dec-2017
Newry-based charity The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust has received a £5,000 Christmas donation from Danske Bank. The bank made the donation after its staff, customers and members of the public voted for the local charity.     The Trust was set ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry woman donates birthday gifts to local cancer unit

15-Dec-2017
Eileen Toner from Newry has donated £1,200 to the Mandeville Unit at Craigavon Area Hospital. The money was raised at Eileen’s recent birthday party.     Her party was held at Mullaghbawn Football Club by family and friends who donated funds ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry Councillor issues home heating oil theft warning

15-Dec-2017
Sinn Féin Councillor Charlie Casey has warned householders across the city to be on their guard against home heating oil thieves in the run up to Christmas. His appeal followed the recent report of an oil theft in Newry which took place in the Barcroft ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Calls for Crossmaglen to retain town status

15-Dec-2017
SDLP Slieve Gullion Councillor Pete Byrne has called for Crossmaglen to retain its town status after discovering its proposed reclassification to a village in the Council’s Local Development Plan. Speaking to Newry Times, Byrne said, “I was ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Raymond McCreesh Park decision will be supported by people of Ballybot’ – Casey

15-Dec-2017
Sinn Féin Newry Councillor Charlie Casey has said that the decision of Newry, Mourne & Down District Council to retain the name of Raymond McCreesh Park will be welcomed by the people of Ballybot. Speaking to Newry Times, Cllr Casey said, “Sinn ... read more
Source: Newry Times

SRC host Innovation Showcase in Newry

14-Dec-2017
Southern Regional College (SRC) in partnership with Newry Mourne and Down District Council recently hosted an innovation showcase event for local businesses – “Ready, Steady, Innovate” in Bagenal’s Castle, Newry. Businesses of all sizes and ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry-based business Around Noon ‘one of the fastest growing companies in UK’

14-Dec-2017
Northern Ireland-based food-to-go manufacturer Around Noon has been announced as one of the fastest-growing companies in the UK. The firm, which employs over 300 people mainly in Newry and acquired a London business earlier this year, has been listed in ... read more
Source: Newry Times

SRC win at NI Hairdressing Championships

14-Dec-2017
Southern Regional College students recently won big at the NI Hairdressing Championships.  Aoife Rogers won 1st place in the Total Fashion Look competition.     Aoife is from Ardee and studies Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Hairdressing at Newry ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry residents parking concerns raised with Southern Regional College

13-Dec-2017
Newry & Armagh Sinn Féin MLA Conor Murphy has said that the long standing issues of parking in the vicinity of the Southern Region College had been further compounded by the closure of the old Sports Centre Car Park. Murphy said it has impacted on ... read more
Source: Newry Times

£1.5m ‘pumped’ into Newry Wastewater Pumping Station

13-Dec-2017
NI Water has “pumped” £1.5 million into an essential programme of improvements that has just been completed at Newpoint Wastewater Pumping Station, Warrenpoint Road Newry. The project got underway in February 2017 and involved upgrading the station ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Daisy Hill investment acknowledges importance of facility’ – Brady

13-Dec-2017
Local MP Mickey Brady has said that the new state-of-the-art Paediatric Unit in Daisy Hill Hospital is a huge boost to local health services for citizens in Newry and Armagh and across the Southern Trust area. The Newry Armagh MP was speaking following ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Search is on for community heroes in Newry and Mourne

12-Dec-2017
Live Here Love Here is calling for the people of Newry and Mourne to nominate their community heroes for the Live Here Love Here Community Awards 2018.  In 2017 over 112,000 volunteers participated in Live Here Love Here clean ups throughout Northern ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Increased parking spaces for Carlingford Park

12-Dec-2017
Newry City Sinn Féin Councillor Valerie Harte has welcomed the news that there will be increased car parking spaces in the Carlingford Park area. Speaking to Newry Times, the local councillor explained, “Local Carlingford Park residents have been ... read more
Source: Newry Times

McNulty renews call to abolish 15-minute call

11-Dec-2017
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has renewed his call for the end of 15-minute Home Help Calls for those who need care in the community. Speaking to Newry Times, McNulty said, “This week we have again heard pleas for help from those on ... read more
Source: Newry Times

SRC students win big at Newry Film Festival

08-Dec-2017
The Newry Short Film Festival Student Awards took place recently in the Sean Hollywood Arts Centre, with three SRC students picking up awards. The Annual Newry Film Festival gives young filmmakers from the surrounding area the opportunity to have their ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Housing Executive staff raise £650 for PIPS Newry and Mourne

08-Dec-2017
£650 has been raised by staff from the Newry Housing Executive office, who took part in a charity race event in September. Staff took part in a 10km walk/5km walk in the memory of Stephen Morgan.     The staff raised money for the PIPS Newry ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Retail NI welcomes Brexit deal

08-Dec-2017
Retail NI has welcomed this morning’s Brexit deal in Brussels and urged local political leaders to urgently begin talks to restore the Assembly and Executive. Speaking to Newry Times, Retail NI Chief Executive Glyn Roberts said, “No borders on the ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Bradley urges caution in winter storm

08-Dec-2017
SDLP Infrastructure Spokesperson Sinead Bradley MLA has urged people to exercise caution as a winter storm grips transport networks across the North. Speaking to Newry Times, the South Down MLA said, “Snow is continuing to fall heavily in areas across ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘All school bus routes should be gritted’ – McNulty

08-Dec-2017
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has again called for all School Bus Routes to be included in the Winter Gritting Schedule. McNulty made the call on Friday as a number of schools across the constituency closed because of the snow overnight ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Vigilance urged after spate of robberies in Bessbrook

07-Dec-2017
Newry, Mourne & Down Sinn Féin Councillor Roisin Mulgrew has urged all home owners within the Bessbrook area to be extra vigilant after a recent spate of robberies took place in the Greater Bessbrook area. “In a matter of hours on Thursday ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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