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Rogers Calls For Action On Castlewellan Road, Newcastle

SOUTH Down SDLP Assembly Member Seán Rogers has called on the Roads Service to make improvements to road safety at the lower end of the Castlewellan Road in Newcastle. Mr Rogers said: “Over the Easter break, I learnt of at least two separate road traffic collisions on the Castlewellan Road between Tesco’s…

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DARD Minister Meets Supermarkets Over Horsemeat Controversy

Regional Update: AGRICULTURE  Minister Michelle O’Neill has  held a meeting with senior officials representing the major supermarkets to discuss issues relating to the horsemeat controversy. Speaking after the meeting (Wednesday 13 February), the Minister said: “I stressed to the supermarket representatives that 2012 was an exceptionally difficult year for our farmers,…

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