crossexaminer.co.uk

Newspaper for Crossmaglen, South Armagh, Newry and Down.

Month: June 2019

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Woman pleads guilty to causing death of farmer by careless driving

The lawyer for a Newry woman who caused the death of a farmer through careless driving said his client’s actions “will live with her for the rest of her life”.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Kittens tied in bag and dumped in graveyard

 Two kittens have been found tied in a bin liner and dumped in a graveyard in Mullaghbawn.  

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Police crackdown on border ‘diffing’ events

The PSNI and An Garda Siochána are combining in an attempt to bring an end to ongoing vehicle ‘diffing’ events that take place on an almost weekly basis at former border customs site on the Old Dublin Road, Newry.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Joy as Ellen’s cancer battle in remission

The family of little Ellen Treanor from Bessbrook say they are overjoyed at news that recent scans show ‘no evidence of disease’.

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Materials stolen from Newry school building site

Building materials worth thousands of pounds have been stolen from the site of Our Lady’s Grammar School in Newry.

Sports

Championship season on the line

 ● All-Ireland Qualifers Round 2 Monaghan v Armagh Saturday 22nd June at 7pm in Clones Pre the start of the championship, if you told any Armagh supporter that they would play 3 matches in Clones before the end of June…

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Reward for dog acid attack conviction increased to £6,000

A financial reward on offer for information that leads to the conviction of those responsible for an attack on a dog in Newry last month has increased from £1,000 to £6,000 in a bid to apprehend the perpetrators.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Charity cycle challenge a celebration of ‘new life’ for Culloville man

By Diarmuid Pepper  Culloville man Ronan Gregory is hoping to draw a line in the sand and look ahead to a cancer-free life. 

Sports

Rory O’Gorman is Irish Champion

Rory O’Gorman representing St Malachy’s ABC, Camlough  was crowned All-Ireland Champion at 63KG in the National Junior 1 and 2 Championships which were held over three weekends at the National Stadium, Dublin.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Community rallies in support of OAP scam victim

An elderly Newry woman who was tricked into handing over hundreds of pounds to a man posing as a Housing Executive worker has been reimbursed through the goodwill of the local community, The Examiner has learned.