crossexaminer.co.uk

Newspaper for Crossmaglen, South Armagh, Newry and Down.

Month: July 2015

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Toddler critically injured in garden pond accident

A toddler is in a critical condition in hospital after falling into a garden pond at his grandparents’ home near Crossmaglen, The Examiner has learned.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Four bailed in illegal gas bottling raid

The four people arrested following a raid on premises at Coolderry Road and Larkin’s Road in Crossmaglen on Monday last, have been released on bail.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Turkish murders appeal fails

The man convicted of murdering two Newry women while they were on holiday in Turkey has lost an appeal against two life sentences.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Newry man ‘will not be silenced’ by hate campaign

A Newry man who says he has been subjected to a protracted “hate campaign” says he will not be silenced from airing his political views or concern for his community.  John McCabe, who lives on Drumgullion Avenue in Newry, told…

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Suspected human trafficking victims discovered in Newtownhamilton raid

There has been widespread shock at the discovery of 16 suspected human trafficking victims during a police raid in Newtownhamilton last week.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Meigh GP surgery: People ‘losing faith’ in project

Residents of Meigh are losing faith that the proposed new GP surgery for the village will ever come to fruition, it has been claimed.

Sports

World Darts Champion for Camlough

Macmillan Cancer Support and Southern Area Hospice will be the real benefactors from the visit of current World Darts Champion Gary Anderson to Camlough. Forty four year old Gary from Eyemouth, Scottish Borders will be giving an exhibition at Trainor’s…

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Hospice warns against bogus charity collectors

Southern Area Hospice Services is urging the public to check the identity of charity callers to their home before making a donation after reports of a bogus door-to-door collector operating in the Newry area.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

KBRT throws lifeline to Drennan family

The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust (KBRT) has stepped up once again to help a bereaved family bring their loved one’s remains home from abroad.

Sports

Armagh get their Summer back on track

ARMAGH 3-22 LAOIS 3-7 Richard Bullick in Clones Armagh bounced back from their Ulster semi-final defeat by Monaghan with a second comprehensive victory over Laois in the space of 12 months.