All posts tagged "Declan Murphy"
South Armagh/ 5 months ago
Sectarian graffiti scrawled on south Armagh church branded a ‘cowardly act’
Sectarian graffiti scrawled on the wall of a south Armagh church has been branded a ‘cowardly act’. Vandals scrawled the slogan...
Bessbrook/ 6 months ago
State of Bessbrook pond condemned with litter plight to be addressed by Council
The current state of Bessbrook pond has been condemned with Newry, Mourne and Down Council set to intervene. Recent littering has...
Bessbrook couple left with ‘only the clothes on their back’ after devastating fire destroys home
A Bessbrook couple have been left with “only the clothes on their back” after a gas explosion destroyed their home. The...
Further appeal for calm as attack on Sinn Fein sign viewed as ‘sinister act’
The vandalising of a Sinn Fein poster placed on the Camlough Road outside Bessbrook has been described as a “sinister act”....
Camlough/ 2 years ago
PSNI’s reporting of hoax device in Camlough ‘feeds into the security agenda’
A south Armagh councillor has condemned the PSNI’s reporting of a hoax device in Camlough as feeding “into the security agenda...
South Armagh/ 2 years ago
Name change sought for Newry, Mourne and Down Council to end south Armagh ‘discrimination’
Efforts to change the name of Newry, Mourne and Down District Council to reflect the large area of south Armagh within...
Newry/ 2 years ago
Project to find site and build massive £6.5m social housing scheme in Newry out to tender
The search will begin shortly for a suitable site to deliver a major multi-million pound social housing scheme in Newry. A...
Fears £500,000 park funding at Derrymore Woods ‘will be pulled’ if arson and vandalism continues
Fears have been voiced that a £500,000 funding pot to create a state-of-the-art play park near Bessbrook could be withdrawn if...
Volunteers ‘devastated’ after vandals set fire to play park materials delivered just hours prior
Vandals set fire to and destroyed building materials for a brand new play park in a Bessbrook wood just hours after...
Arson attack on new home ‘deliberate attempt by criminals to drive family out’
An arson attack on a new home in south Armagh has been described as a “deliberate attempt by criminals to drive...
Bessbrook/ 3 years ago
Bessbrook fly-tippers slapped with fines after council investigation tracks down culprits
Fly-tippers who thought they were above the law found out they were far from it after being tracked down and slapped...
Bessbrook/ 3 years ago
‘It’s just heart breaking!’ – Covid shelter at Bessbrook shop vandalised on nightly basis
A Covid shelter at a Bessbrook shop has been on the receiving end of daily attacks for the best part of...