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  1. McManus Scholarship for local studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    PICTURED are student Nathan Heatley, Louise Carr , Sponsor JP McManus and Permanent Secretary, Department for the Economy, Andrew McCormick. The awards ceremony took place at the University of Limerick where Permanent Secretary, Department for the Economy, Andrew McCormick, presented the awards.


  2. NI's year in pictures - July to September 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | BBC News

    A service was held at the Ulster Memorial Tower in France to commemorate those who died in the Battle of the Somme 100 years ago July: Bonfires were lit across Belfast and other parts of Northern Ireland on the "11th night" ahead of the Twelfth of July parades The annual Twelfth of July parades took place, with tens of thousands of Orangemen and women taking part in celebrations.


  3. Celebration of full attendance at schoolRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | Midulster Today

    Back Row: Benjamin Sidor Friends' School, Peter McCreesh St Louis GS; Conall Coyle St Patrick's Academy; Ryan Mulholland Cullybackey College, Oran Harkin, St Joseph's Boys', Mark McAlister and Cain Duckworth Friends' School. Middle Row: Cormac Quinn St Patrick's Academy and Meabh O'Faolain St Patrick's Academy, Abbi Taylor Bloomfield Collegiate College, Cara Coyle St Patrick's Academy, Emma Rose McEldowney St Colm's HS, Ciara McAuley St Mary's GS, Kymberley Douglas Fort Hill Int College, Zachary Duckworth Friends' School.


  4. 'point People 'must Reap Benefits Of Station Sell Off'Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 |

    THE people of Warrenpoint must be the beneficiaries of the PSNI's decision to sell off the town's old police station. That is according to Councillor Michael Carr, who said that since the building closed it's doors in 2011, police presence and visibility in the town has dropped significantly writes Martin McGuigan.


  5. Carpenter strikes gold at WorldSkills competitionRead the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | Lurgan Today

    SERC carpentry and joinery apprentice William Campbell from Donaghcloney won a gold medal at the WorldSkills Competition in Birmingham. William is pictured with mentor Rodney McKee from Kilkeel and his employer Stephen Hamilton proprietor of Stephen Hamilton Construction .


  6. Fishing without a licence costs skipper A 8,000 fineRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | Iom Online

    ... require a licence and checks showed the Provider didn't have one. Mr Baldwin, of Scrogg Road, Kilkeel, Northern Ireland, appeared before the Deputy High Bailiff on Friday, November 25, and admitted fishing without a licence. Mr Baldwin took ...


  7. 11million funding boost for rural areas gets thumbs upRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 |

    DAERA Minister Michelle McIlveen, Gillian Fitzpatrick, Chairperson Newry, Mourne and Down District Council and Nicholas McCrickard Chairperson Mourne Gullion Lecale Rural Partnership pictured with members of the Local Action Group. AN 11 million rural investment scheme for Newry, Mourne and Down has been announced by the Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs Minister Michelle McIlveen.


  8. Henry Reilly quits TUV just a year after joiningRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2016 | Belfast Today

    A high profile councillor has quit the TUV - just a year after joining - but has denied suggestions that he is considering quiting politics completely. Henry Reilly, a veteran councillor from Kilkeel, has left Jim Allister's party a year and six days after he joined it from Ukip, where he had been the Northern Ireland chairman of Nigel Farage's party.


  9. Belfast City Council to consider Sunday shopping planRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Newsday

    A committee is to discuss a move to allow "large shops" to have extended trading hours on up to 18 Sundays from March to September each year. A council paper states there is "a strong lobby" to review Sunday trading, currently permitted from 13:00-18:00.


  10. Local residents benefit from new kitchensRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | Lisburn Today

    Residents in the Hillhall Estate have benefitted from new kitchens as part of a multi-million pound improvement scheme by the Housing executive. Communities Minister Paul Givan visited the Estate where 135 homes have received new kitchens as part of the Housing Executive's investment across its stock.


  11. Trawler crew were endangered by Navy submarine - reportRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | Belfast Today

    MANDATORY CREDIT: Bill Smyth Embargoed to 0001 Thursday October 13 Undated photo of Ardglass Fishing trawler skipper Paul Murphy on the Karen. A Royal Navy submarine which towed the fishing trawler at speed through the Irish Sea endangered the lives of the crew, inspectors said.


  12. Child and three adults rescued from sinking boat in the Irish seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 |

    A fishing boat from Kilkeel, County Down, was the first on the scene and stood-by until until rescue helicopters from the Navy and Prestwick Coastguard arrived. A Belfast Coastguard spokesman said there were four people on board.


  13. Coastguard: Four people rescued from sinking boat in Irish SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | BBC News

    Four people, including a child, have been rescued after a pleasure boat began to sink between Northern Ireland and the Isle of Man. A fishing boat from Kilkeel, County Down, was the first on the scene and stood-by until until rescue helicopters from the Navy and Prestwick Coastguard arrived.


  14. 'Vital' Brokenshire tackles fishing issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 |

    SECRETARY of State James Brokenshire visited the fishing town of Kilkeel where he met with Alan McCullough Sea Source and key representatives of the fishing industry. They are pictured with Margaret Ritchie MP.


  15. Protest Cancels SoS Newry VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 |

    THE new Secretary of State James Brokenshire, who was due to attend a meeting with local business leaders in Newry, was advised to cancel on the advice of the PSNI, the Newry Democrat understands. Mr Brokenshire has been recently engaged in a process of canvassing opinion on the Brexit issue and last week visited Bushmills in Co Antrim.


  16. Students scoop awards at StranmillisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 |

    SEVERAL students from the Newry and Mourne area have scooped awards at the end of year ceremony held at Stranmillis University College. The event at the Belfast college recognised the achievement of those who who were awarded undergraduate degrees, postgraduate degrees, certificates, diplomas and special prizes.


  17. Northern Ireland projects get IFI funding boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Belfast Today

    A cross-community fund has announced almost 1m-worth of cash for a raft of projects on the island of Ireland. The International Fund for Ireland - established in 1986 by the UK and Irish governments, and funded by overseas donors including the EU and US government - has pledged a total of A 980,000 across 13 schemes.


  18. Kilkeel Twelfth: Mournes provide spectacular backdrop for huge paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Roden Accordian Band member Daniel Graham, aged 5 had the 326th Anniversary, Battle of The Boyne, Flagship Twelfth celebrations in Kilkeel, 'well and truly licked'.


  19. Twelfth revellers near Shaftesbury Square for last year's Belfast paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Fermanagh Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Tens of thousands of people will today participate or spectate in what is now widely regarded as one of the largest community festivals in Europe.


  20. Rumbling B-17 Above Sand Cottage #kilkeelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | IrishEyes

    WHEN MY IRISH in-laws were toddlers, the rumbling sound of Boeing B-17 bombers roared overhead Sand Cottage, a very quiet self-catering bungalow just outside Kilkeel in Northern Ireland. Kilkeel Library records show that in December 1943, the primary US Army Air Force units at Greencastle were 4th Replacement and Training Sqn.