Stories By Micheal McKenna
Lurgan ‘stands with family’ of tragic baby Frank as grandmother remains in hospital
Local political representatives have offered their condolences to the family of baby Frank Michael McIlduff, who died after a collision involving...
South Down/ 3 months ago
£44m cable car ride and ‘world class’ visitor centre to be built in Mourne Mountains
A “world class” visitor centre is being planned in the Mournes as part of a £44 million tourism bonanza which will...
Co Armagh affected as Met Office issue amber weather warning for snow
Parts of Co Armagh are now under an amber weather warning for snow later this afternoon (Thursday). The Met Office has...
Keady/ 3 months ago
Cordon in place and road closed as police examine suspicious object in Keady
A cordon is currently in place in the Castleblaney Road area of Keady while police examine a suspicious object. Diversions are...
Craigavon/ 3 months ago
Council to consider increasing dog foul and litter fixed penalties from £80 to £200
Penalties for littering and dog fouling could be set to increase to £200 with options for harsh new deterrents on the...
Keady/ 3 months ago
Armagh I sent Keady ‘bomb warning’ stating IED placed inside white plastic bag
Armagh I has been sent a bomb warning stating that an improvised explosive device (IED) has been placed inside a white...
Council asked for use of Lurgan Park as car park for Co Armagh Twelfth Demonstration
Lurgan District LOL has asked ABC Council to grant the use of Lurgan Park for car parking when its hosts the...
Portadown/ 3 months ago
Shed destroyed after modified car deliberately set on fire in Portadown
A shed in Portadown has been completely destroyed after an arson attack on the outskirts of the town on Monday night....
Local recycling centres may soon accept spectacles to distribute to Africa’s needy
Old and unwanted spectacles should shortly be collected at recycling centres across the borough and shipped to Africa to help those...
Approval served up to re-open former Lurgan menswear store as hot food takeaway
A former menswear store in Lurgan looks set to be dishing up tasty treats in the not-too-distant future after approval was...
Armagh mum who gave birth to son with rare brain injury raising awareness more than 30 years on
An Armagh mum, who despite giving birth to her first born more than 30 years ago, says she has never found...
Newry/ 3 months ago
Department has signed ‘death warrant’ for Newry Shipping Canal with plans for fixed bridge
The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) has signed a “death warrant” for Newry Shipping Canal this week with plans to introduce a...