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Newry Irish language protest outside Bank of Ireland

06-Sep-2017
FóramanDúin agus Oirialla said were delighted with the turn-out at their protest outside the Newry branch of Bank of Ireland on Friday 1st September. The protest was about their decision to no longer provide an Irish-language option on new LATMs. This ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Elderly last week, children this week, who’s next?’ – Newry MLA

05-Sep-2017
SDLP MLA Justin McNulty has reacted strongly to the news that school budgets are to be the target of further cuts from the Department of Education, with the common funding formula being reduced by £56 per pupil. Speaking to Newry Times, McNulty said, ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Two men due in Newry Court on drugs charges

05-Sep-2017
Detectives have charged two men with various drugs offences. A 31 year old man has been charged with possessing Class B controlled drug with intent to supply and possession of a Class B controlled (2 x counts).     He was also charged with ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry well represented at Ulster Tatler Awards 2017

05-Sep-2017
Newry and Mourne will be well represented at this year’s Ulster Tatler Awards with no fewer than eight individuals and businesses shortlisted for a prize at the prestigious ceremony. The Ulster Tatler Awards celebrate the achievements of local ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Letters to the Editor, ‘Public meeting in Newry on future of stroke service’

04-Sep-2017
Dear Editor, As many of your readers will know, stroke is devastating and affects more than 4000 people each year in Northern Ireland. Stroke is a leading cause of disability but unfortunately many stroke survivors and their families struggle to access ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry businesses advised to be alert to new phishing scam

04-Sep-2017
Detectives from PSNI’s Cyber Crime Centre are advising local businesses to be on the alert for a phishing scam. Speaking to Newry Times, Detective Constable Samuel Kinkaid said, “This latest phishing scam is in the form of an email asking people for ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Translink launches third-off Goldline and Ulsterbus in Newry

04-Sep-2017
Translink is encouraging people in Newry to give public transport a go this autumn. To make it even easier to hop on-board, there’s 1/3 off day return travel on all Ulsterbus and Goldline services after 9.30am from 1st September to 31st October.   ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Executive must be a government for all the people’ – Call at Pride In Newry

02-Sep-2017
Newry’s Pride parade is to hear a call today for any new Northern Ireland Executive to be “a government for all the people”, after past failure to legislate for equal marriage and to deliver a Sexual Orientation Strategy to tackle homophobia in the ... read more
Source: Newry Times

New £120,000 investment ‘will transform Derrymore House’

01-Sep-2017
Sinn Féin Councillor and Chairperson of Newry, Mourne and Down Council, Roisin Mulgrew, has congratulated the Friends of Derrymore House for securing investment to develop the historic estate into an enhanced public site. The group is in the final ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘High value tools’ taken in Newry theft

01-Sep-2017
Police in Newry are investigating a theft from a van. The incident occurred at the Sheepbridge Park and Ride on 24th August between 9.45am and 4.45pm.     A high value of tools were stolen. Damage was also caused to the vehicle.     ... read more
Source: Newry Times

PIPS Newry presented with cheque for £3350

01-Sep-2017
The 2017 West Armagh Community Festival kicked off this year on Friday August 4th running through to the Saturday 12th August. There was a tremendous turnout for both the sponsored run and walk, held as part of West Armagh Community festival.   ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Appeal for witnesses after spate of Newry burglaries

31-Aug-2017
Police in Newry are investigating a number of burglaries at people’s homes on Hospital Road in Newry. The burglaries occurred sometime between the afternoon of Saturday 19th and the afternoon of Sunday 20th.     Writing on the PSNI Newry ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Gold watches and medals taken in Newry burglary

30-Aug-2017
Detectives are appealing for information following the report of a burglary at a house in the Mountain View area of Killeavy, Newry on Friday, 25th August. The house was entered sometime between 2.30pm and 4.00pm.     Two men’s gold watches ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry-based business opens Belfast Showroom

30-Aug-2017
Leading Northern Ireland retailer Kukoon.com has taken another step in its growth after opening a brand new custom built, spacious showroom on 60 Boucher Crescent, just off the Boucher road in Belfast. The Newry-based firm (formerly The Rug House) has ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry athletes shine in penultimate firmus energy Super Six

29-Aug-2017
The fifth event in this year’s firmus energy Super Six Series welcomed more than 130 young athletes to the Mary Peters Track in Belfast last Thursday evening. With four previous events under the athletes’ belts, there was a real competitive edge as ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Talented Newry singers/songwriters sought for new live music initiative

29-Aug-2017
Buttercrane Shopping Centre, in conjunction with IUR FM, is searching for local people with musical talent to take to the stage throughout September as part of a new live music initiative – Saturday Sessions. They are looking for talented local ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Newry police issue scam warning

29-Aug-2017
Police are urging members of the public to protect themselves against fraudsters who claim to represent HMRC and trick them into making a bogus payment. Victims are being contacted in a variety of methods and, in some instances reported, the fraudsters ... read more
Source: Newry Times

Southern Regional College celebrates its 10th birthday

29-Aug-2017
Northern Ireland’s best performing college, Southern Regional College, is celebrating its 10th birthday this month. In August 2007, the 16 further and higher education colleges in Northern Ireland merged to create six new area based ‘super ... read more
Source: Newry Times

50 motorists caught speeding during Newry police operation

28-Aug-2017
Tactical Support Group (TSG) recently worked in partnership with colleagues in the Road Safety Camera Vans in the Newry and South Down areas. TSG officers utilised the Laser Speed testing device.     The officers performed speed tests on roads ... read more
Source: Newry Times

‘Rail concern’ for Newry MLA after Translink losses revealed

28-Aug-2017
SDLP MLA for Newry and Armagh Justin McNulty has said that the reported black hole in Translink finances cannot hit local and cross border rail services.  McNulty was speaking as Translink Chief Executive Chris Conway warned that the transport company ... read more
Source: Newry Times
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