Ring of Gullion to benefit from £1million investment

August 25, 2014 

Almost £1million investment has been made available to protect and preserve the Ring of Gullion landscape and make it more accessible to tourists, The Examiner has learned. Read more

IRA man’s elderly mother to sue over controversial killing

August 25, 2014 

The mother of an IRA man who was shot dead by the British army close to the border, near Forkhill, almost 40 years ago is to sue military authorities over his death. Read more

Community support sought for First Responders Scheme initiative

August 25, 2014 

A public meeting is to be held in Crossmaglen in the coming weeks to gauge community support for the proposed creation of a team of volunteers, trained to offer help in the initial stages of emergency medical situations. Read more

1964 – St. Joseph’s H.S. Golden Jubilee – 2014

August 25, 2014 

By Christine Keighery

In the third of our series of reflections on St Joseph’s High School, Crossmaglen to mark the school’s upcoming Golden Jubilee anniversary, we hear from former Principals Bernard Crilly and Frank McCreesh as they look back on the early years of the school from its humble beginnings in intermediate education to the all inclusive centre of educational excellence it represents today. Read more

 Objectors to Pride illumination ‘living in the dark ages’: Kimmins

August 25, 2014 

The decision by Newry and Mourne District Council not to fund the illumination of the Craigmore Viaduct in the colours of the rainbow flag to support the upcoming Newry Pride festival, has been strongly criticized by Sinn Fein. Read more

Armagh ladies to face champions Cork in semi-final

August 25, 2014 

Richard Bullick

Armagh have been drawn against All-Ireland champions Cork in the semi-finals of this season’s competition with the match set to take place on Saturday week at a venue yet to be announced. Read more

Protesters storm M&S store in support of Gaza

August 25, 2014 

More than 30 pro-Palestinian activists stormed the Marks and Spencer store in Newry’s Buttercrane Centre on Saturday, in protest at what they claimed are the firm’s Zionist links to the support of Israel. Read more

Issue 1121 – GCSE Results

August 25, 2014 

Simplyfruit Senior Football League and Championship

August 25, 2014 

Fri, 29 Aug,

Venue: Athletic Grounds, (Round: 2), Annaghmore Pearses V St Patrick’s Cullyhanna 18:45, Read more

Action Packed Ring of Gullion Get Outdoors Event

August 25, 2014 

It’s all happening at Slieve Gullion for the Get Outdoors Extravaganza on Saturday 20th September! Newry and Mourne District Council and Outdoor Recreation Nl have teamed up to encourage the public to get outdoors and try something new in Slieve Gullion Forest Park. Read more

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