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Bailie Expresses Deep Regret At Death Of Former Newry And Mourne Council Chairman

The Chairperson of the new supercouncil Newry Mourne and Down District Council has expressed her sympathies at the death of the former clerk of the legacy Newry and Mourne District Council. “It was with deep regret that I learned of the death of Mr Paddy O’Hagan. Mr O’Hagan served as…

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McCreesh Park Row Continues As Sinn Féin Win Council Vote

The row over the naming of a playpark in Newry after an IRA volunteer has again resurfaced. Sinn Féin Councillor Liz Kimmins said last night following a full meeting of Newry and Mourne District Council that “it was well past time for unionist and SDLP councillors to respect the wishes…

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Councillors from Newry and Down District Meet First Flight Wind

First Flight Wind, the consortium selected to develop Northern Ireland’s first offshore wind farm off the coast of County Down, gave a presentation (on Monday 7 January) to councillors from Newry and Mourne District Council and Down District Council. Michael Harper from First Flight Wind outlined the proposed offshore project…

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