crossexaminer.co.uk

Newspaper for Crossmaglen, South Armagh, Newry and Down.

Month: October 2019

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Potentially ‘thousands’ of victims in huge child abuse probe

Thousands of new victims may be identified in the case of a Newry man at the centre of what has been described as the UK’s biggest “catfish” child abuse investigation.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Mindful Moe: The toy with a difference

By Diarmúid Pepper Silverbridge mindfulness practitioner Julieanne Reel has created a toy with a difference just in time for Christmas. 

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Brexit border concerns of smuggling and civil disorder

By Diarmúid Pepper Boris Johnson previously said he would “rather be dead in a ditch” than seek a Brexit extension.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh South Down

Father and son linked to Traveller feud denied bail

 A father and son accused of an attack linked to an ongoing feud between two families have been denied bail due to the risk of further offences.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

New date set for Garda murder trial

The trial of a Crossmaglen man charged with the murder of Garda Adrian Donohoe has been rescheduled for next month.

South Armagh South Down Sports

Clontibret the ultimate test for Cross?

2019 USFC Crossmaglen Rangers v Clontibret O’Neill’s Saturday 2nd November in Athletic Grounds at 7pm

Newry South Armagh South Down Sports

Joe Kernan inducted into Gaelic Writers’ Association (GWA) Hall of Fame

On Friday might Joe Kernan was inducted into the Gaelic Writers’ Association (GWA) Hall of Fame.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Máire Drumm: Inspirational Republican leader commemorated 

Several hundred people attended the recent commemoration in honour of Máire Drumm who was ruthlessly assassinated whilst in hospital by a Loyalist gang on the 28th of October 1976. 

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Man charged following Forkhill feud shooting

By Diarmúid Pepper A 30-year-old man has been remanded in custody charged with a number of offences including attempted murder and hijacking, relating to a shooting incident in Forkhill on Tuesday evening last.

Lead Stories Newry South Armagh

Community group exonerated over further complaints

Last week’s Examiner reported how a community group in Newtownhamilton had criticized the actions of an individual for sending a letter of complaint to Newry Mourne and Down District Council in relation to a voluntary project being run in the…