crossexaminer.co.uk

Newspaper for Crossmaglen, South Armagh, Newry and Down.

Month: July 2019

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Dorsey duo conquer Kilimanjaro for KBRT

Two Dorsey men have spoken of their “amazing adventure” having conquered the world’s highest free-standing mountain in a grueling charity fundraising climb.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Burglars ransack house and steal car

Opportunistic thieves ransacked a house before making off with the family car during a robbery in Art McCooey Park, Glassdrummond on Saturday.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Brave Ellen completes US trial vaccine treatment

Little Ellen Traynor has returned to her Bessbrook home having completed her initial clinical trial vaccine treatment in New York.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

HSE to probe tragic death at Warrenpoint Port

By Diarmuid Pepper  An inquiry will be launched into the death of a worker at Warrenpoint Harbour on Thursday afternoon. 

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Membership boost helps First Responders’ expansion

By Diarmuid Pepper The south Armagh area has received a huge boost with news that the Crossmaglen Community First Responders are able to expand their response radius thanks to an increase in membership. 

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Sympathies extended to bereaved councillor

 Condolences have been extended to Slieve Gullion Sinn Fein councillor Roisin Mulgrew on the sad passing of her husband Maurice.

Sports

Commins duo win All-Ireland Father and Son at Castle

Kevin and Matthew Commins claimed the Dawson Jewellers sponsored All-Ireland Father and Son Foursomes at Castle Golf Club.

Lead Stories Newry South Down

Custody for man extradited in Newry assault case

 A 22-year-old man has been remanded in custody charged with a number of offences linked to an incident in Railway Avenue, Newry in September 2016.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Children dicing with death playing on railway line

Police have issued a warning after children were reported to have been playing on and around the railway lines.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Addiction charity urges planning approval for service station

This week the Council’s planning department will reconsider an application for the construction of a service station on the site of the Good Shepherd Convent on Newry’s Armagh Road.