Monthly Archives: May 2012

Catering students Wisk Up Success

A team of Hospitality and Catering students from the Downpatrick Campus of SERC have won a host of medals and awards at the hospitality trade show, IFEX Chef Skills 2012, in the Kings Hall, Belfast. Students from SERC’s School of Business, Hospitality and Tourism took part in the three day…

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Revival of Support for Narrow Water Bridge

HAVING been swept aside due to a lack of finance, plans to construct the Narrow Water Bridge have been rekindled by a number of political representatives from South Down, writes Kathleen Rice… The Bridge which would link North Louth with South Down and open up a much needed economic trade…

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Lecale SDLP Reps Attend Belfast Youth Conference

THE Lecale branch of the SDLP attended their recent annual Youth Conference in Belfast. Margaret Ritchie MP, Councillor Gareth Sharvin and SDLP branch member Peter Canavan gathered for the conference which was held in St.Paul’s on the Falls Road, West Belfast. Speaking at the conference Councillor Sharvin said: “It is…

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Clarke Welcomes Improvements in Dundrum

THE clearing of blocked guilles along the footpath on Main Street in Dundrum has been welcomed by Newcastle Alliance Councillor Patrick Clarke. Councillor Clarke said : “A number of water guilles were completely blocked and overgrown along the grass verge, which resulted during heavy rain in excess water lying on…

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