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New Environment fund opens for applications

Landscape Partnership Manager of the Ring of Gullion Landscape Partnership Scheme, Darren Rice, has welcomed the announcement that a new £1.25m fund for environmental groups has opened for applications.

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2015 Westminster Election 2015 Newry/Armagh

With just 17 days until polling day, The Examiner continues with its series of profiles of the Newry and Armagh Westminster candidates vying for your vote in what has been mooted as one of the most interesting election races to…

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Gridlock as record visitor numbers flock to Slieve Gullion

The Slieve Gullion Forest Park became a victim of its own success when, over the Easter break, record numbers of visitors resulted in lengthy traffic jams and many disappointed families, unable to access the facility.

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Family escape arson attack

A family of four had a lucky escape when arsonists set fire to a van in the early hours of Saturday morning.

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‘Mystery’ aircraft spotted over Newry was RAF training flight

An aircraft, which was observed flying low over the Newry area on Tuesday last, was an RAF military plane on a training exercise, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) has revealed.

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Newry announced as host of 2015 Famine Commemoration

Newry has been chosen to host this year’s Famine Commemoration, the first time the event has ever been held north of the border.

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Unite calls for mass turnout to further Stroke Unit protests despite Wells’ – ‘no reversal’ pledge

Unite Community Newry are calling on all interested parties and concerned members of the public to join them in further protests against the centralisation of stroke unit services to Craigavon Area Hospital.

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Newry SDLP reeling after McAteer’s shock resignation

The Newry branch of the SDLP were left reeling at the weekend after Newry City councillor, Kevin McAteer declared his immediate resignation from the party and his intention to stand as an Independent councillor.

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Church confirms sex abuse claims against deceased Newry based priest

The Catholic Church confirmed last week that 11 allegations of sexual abuse have been made against a deceased Newry based priest since 1997.

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Up to 20,000 march to save Stroke Unit

An estimated twenty thousand people crammed the streets of Newry on Saturday in a mass rally calling for the retention of the Acute Stroke Unit facility at Daisy Hill Hospital.