crossexaminer.co.uk

Newspaper for Crossmaglen, South Armagh, Newry and Down.

Month: February 2017

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Orange Hall arson attack branded a ‘hate crime’

An arson attack on an Orange Hall in Newry has been widely condemned, with Ulster Unionist Assembly candidate for Newry and Armagh, Danny Kennedy, branding it a “hate crime.”

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Drug charges follow sudden death of woman

A man has been charged with a number of drug offences relating to the sudden death of a woman in Bessbrook.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

The heat is on as Oisin makes Master Chef’s semi-finals

Crossmaglen Rangers and former Armagh footballer, Oisin McConville, is feeling the heat, having made it to the final four of MasterChef Ireland TV contest.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Mother and daughter must vacate house after losing legal battle

A judge has ordered a mother and daughter to leave their Newry home after they lost a High Court legal battle over a will.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Newry on track for new train services

Newry is set to benefit from a host of additional new train services being introduced by Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard this summer.  Announcing the increased services last week, Mr Hazzard said a recent review of train provision at Newry had…

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Call for probe into construction of wave wall at Camlough Lake

The erection of a high wave wall as part of the ongoing works taking place at Camlough Lake has prompted SDLP Assembly candidate, Justin McNulty, to call for an urgent investigation.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Dundalk man killed in border crash

A 23 year old Dundalk man has died following a road accident in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Eoin Morley murder evidence to be heard in secret court

A High Court judge has ruled that evidence to be given by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) and the PSNI in connection with the murder of a Newry republican by a secret agent inside the IRA will be heard in…

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Voters’ concern at non-relocation of polling station

The refusal of the Electoral Office to relocate a polling station in Whitecross, ahead of next Thursday’s Assembly election day, is a “flippant dismissal” of voters’ concerns, Newry & Armagh MP Mickey Brady has claimed.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Shock as First Trust announces closure of half of NI branches

Last week’s announcement by First Trust Bank that it is set to close half of its branches in Northern Ireland has prompted widespread concern with as many as 130 jobs at risk.