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Woman Found Dead On Tyrella Beach

A woman’s half-clothed body was found on  the east end of Tyrella Beach on Tuesday 2 February at around 3pm by a man walking his dog. The area was quickly sealed off by police assisted by HM Coastguard as an investigation was put in place. South Down MP Margaret Ritchie…

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Police Appeal After Break-In At Tyrella

Police in Down are appealing for information after a shed was broken into at Tyrella. The property beside the information centre on Tyrella Beach was broken into during the early hours of Sunday 17 January. A window was broken and copper piping was stolen. Police would like to hear from…

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Probation Team Keep Tyrella Tidy

The Business Planning and Development team from the Probation Board for Northern Ireland (PBNI) left office duties for the day on 6 August to take on the task of litter picking at Tyrella and Minerstown beaches, facilitated by Volunteer Now and the Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful charities. PBNI has encouraged…

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Johnston Praises Tyrella Staff

Sinn Fein Councillor Liam Johnston has praised the staff at Tyrella beach for maintaining the highest standards throughout what was an extremely busy period for one of Down’s premier tourist attractions. Councillor Johnston said: “In recent weeks there has been a lot of bad press about rubbish being left at some…

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