Controversial plans for new £3.2m Lidl and mountain rescue centre to be recommended for approval
Plans for a new Lidl supermarket and Mourne Mountain Rescue Centre on the site of a former primary school in Newcastle...
Bessbrook/ 3 years ago
School pays tribute to John Paul who endeared himself to many with ‘infectious personality’
A Co. Armagh school has paid tribute to one of its pupils following his shock passing. John Paul Smyth was tragically...
Search for missing teen John Paul Smyth ends in tragedy
The search for a missing 15-year-old boy from Newry has ended in tragedy this evening (Saturday). John Paul Smyth was last...
Dashcam appeal as officers vow to ‘exhaust every avenue’ in search for missing teen
Police investigating the disappearance of a 15-year-old Newry boy have vowed to “exhaust every avenue” in their search. John Paul Smyth...
South Down/ 3 years ago
Seaside park closed to public after ‘disgraceful’ vandals torch children’s play equipment
Authorities have had to close a public play park during the school holidays after vandals set fire to play equipment. The...
GAA/ 3 years ago
Down GAA bid to have ‘home of our own’ as plans submitted for £5m complex at former army base
Down GAA’s ambitious plans to open a new £5 million training centre of excellence – at the former Ballykinler Army base...
Pedestrian (38) dies after being struck by car on Newry Road in Warrenpoint
A man has died after being struck by a car in Warrenpoint earlier this morning. The 38-year-old pedestrian died after being...
Motorist with unrestrained child drove on wrong side of road in bid to escape police
A disqualified driver who caused an accident driving on the wrong side of the road after failing to stop for police...
Armagh/ 4 years ago
Co Down man (23) appears in court charged with 39 counts of manslaughter
A Co Down lorry driver has appeared in court charged with 39 counts of manslaughter following the discovery of 39 bodies...
Council bids farewell to Chief Executive Liam Hannaway
Newry, Mourne and Down District Council bid farewell to Council Chief Executive Liam Hannaway in an event hosted by Council Chairperson,...
Man (63) with no record caught drink driving during ‘a time of high stress’
A man who caused an accident whilst twice the legal drink drive limit has been handed a 12 month ban. Court...
Haulage company owner banned from roads for driving tractor after ‘a few pints’
A Co Down man who decided to drive a tractor after ‘a few pints’ has been disqualified from driving for 12...