Newspaper for Crossmaglen, South Armagh, Newry and Down.

Month: June 2015


No Garden Party

All Ireland Qualifier Round 1B – Armagh v Wicklow saturday 27th June at 2.30pm in Athletic Grounds, Armagh In the first round Qualifiers competition Wicklow visit the Athletic Grounds, to play Armagh, 2-30pm on Saturday June 27th in a match…

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Heart Hero award for Newry/Armagh MP

The MP for Newry and Armagh, Mickey Brady, has been recognized for his work in improving the health of local people affected by heart disease.


Dynamic clubs set for tasty tussle

Richard Bullick The last two winners of the Armagh Junior title meet on Wednesday in what has been billed the tie of the opening round across the three levels of the Mackin’s Club Championships.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Major fire destroys wood recycling plant

More than 50 firefighters spent most of Saturday tackling a major fire at a wood recycling plant in Newry.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Diana Award success for St Paul’s student

A Year 13 student at St Paul’s High School, who juggles her busy school work with caring for both her parents, has been recognised with a prestigious Diana Champion Volunteer Award.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Sinn Fein meets Parades Commission over Bessbrook ‘flagship Twelfth’

Concerns raised by Bessbrook residents in relation to an upcoming parade in the village was the focus of a recent meeting between the Parades Commission and Sinn Fein politicians, the party has said.