All posts tagged "Danny Kennedy"
Minister’s words will give fresh hope for campaign to reopen Armagh minor injuries unit
Campaigners calling for the reinstatement of the minor injuries unit in Armagh can take fresh hope from comments made by Health...
Anger as roadside memorial cross to murdered UDR man desecrated in ‘vile act’
A cross erected in memory of a UDR soldier who was abducted and killed more than 40 years ago in south Armagh...
Kennedy: Thomas ‘Slab’ Murphy sentence shows no-one is beyond the law
Prominent Republican Thomas ‘Slab’ Murphy has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for tax evasion. The 66-year-old was found guilty on...
Minister dismisses plea to ensure ‘appropriate future use’ for Armagh Courthouse
Justice Minister David Ford has refused to give reassurances he will do all in his power to secure an appropriate future...
Parts of south Armagh ‘will have two-year wait for superfast broadband’
Some areas of south Armagh will not have access to BT’s ‘superfast broadband’ for almost two years, it has been stated. The...
Markethill/ 7 years ago
Urgent safety review sought at scene of double lorry crash at Markethill
Government officials have been asked to conduct an urgent safety review at the Gosford Road at Markethill. The call comes in...
Diesel marker has fuel laundering gangs stumped in attempts to remove it
A marker aimed at combatting fuel laundering appears to have the criminal gangs stumped. Attempts to try and remove it have...
Kingsmills Massacre inquest should take place during “first half of 2016”
A full inquest into the Kingsmills Massacre – in which 10 Protestant workmen were murdered – should take place during the...
Bessbrook/ 7 years ago
Assembly hears calls for stronger court sentences as business crime deterrent
Courts need to adopt a policy of imposing sentences that act as both a punishment and deterrent. The assertion was made...
Public protest planned against closure threat to Hamilton Court Care Home
A public protest is being planned outside the closure-threatened Hamilton Court Care Home in Armagh. Confirmation of the protest comes just a...
Crossmaglen/ 7 years ago
Education Minister says ‘no’ to new-build Markethill High School
Community hopes for a new-build Markethill High School have been dealt a fatal blow in the Assembly. Education Minister John O’Dowd has...
Kennedy to meet Minister over Newry & Armagh rates appeals concerns
Three per cent of all businesses in Northern Ireland lodged appeals against their new rates bills in just a six month...