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Hands On For New Chef At Ardglass Golf Club

JUSTIN Hand, a chef with extensive international experience, is now providing an exciting menu at Ardglass Golf Club. As a former catering lecturer at the Southern Regional College for ten years, Justin has sound training under his belt and has lived and worked in Australia for another ten years. He…

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Motorcyclist Dies In Warrenpoint Road RTA

Police have confirmed that a 66-year-old man has died following a two vehicle road traffic collision on the Warrenpoint Road in Newry this afternoon (Sunday, 13 August). The man was the driver of a motorcycle involved in the collision with a Landrover Discovery which was towing a caravan shortly before…

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Newry Police Arrest Three On Suspicion Of Doorstep Fraud

Detectives have arrested three men aged 42, 23 and 22 on suspicion of fraudulent behaviour in the Warrenpoint area. Detective Sergeant Mark Crothers said: “On the morning of Saturday 29 July, three males called at a house offering to power wash the roof of an elderly resident for a substantial…

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Police Appeal Following Warrenpoint Road Death

Police Appeal. Police investigating a fatal road traffic collision involving a lorry towing a trailer and a pedestrian that occurred on the Rostrevor Road, Warrenpoint, on the morning of Wednesday 3 May are continuing to appeal for information. Inspector O’Connor said: “I would appeal to anyone who was travelling on…

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Hazzard Announces Appointment To Warrenpoint Harbour Authority Board

Infrastructure Minister Chris Hazzard has announced the appointment of a Newry Mourne and Down District Councillor to the Board of Warrenpoint Harbour Authority. The Minister has appointed Councillor Glyn Hanna to serve a first term. The councillor was nominated by Newry Mourne and Down District Council and appointed following a…

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Come Along And Enjoy The Picnic In The Park In Warrenpoint

Come along and enjoy the Picnic in the Park in Warrenpoint.

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Warrenpoint Port Receives Visit From Hebridean Princess

Newry Mourne and Down District Council was delighted to see the Hebridean Princess docking at Warrenpoint Harbour last Friday (20 May). Thanks to Cruise Warrenpoint, a collaboration between local councillors, council officials and port officials, there will be three cruise ship visiting the port and the Hebridean Princess is the…

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EU Farm Commissioner Hogan Visits County Down To Discuss UK Referendum On EU Membership

The Ulster Farmers’ Union used a meeting with EU farm commissioner Phil Hogan to stress that the entire farming industry is still facing deep financial problems – and that radical thinking by Brussels will be needed to ensure agriculture continues to deliver for rural areas and the wider economy in…

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Wells Demands Answers On Road Chaos On Rostrevor/Warrenpoint Road

DUP South Down candidate Jim Wells has demanded urgent answers from Transport Northern Ireland regarding the closure of the main Rostrevor to Warrenpoint Road. He said: “The closure of this extremely important road has caused huge disruption to the South Down community. Local residents have contacted me to raise several…

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Emergency Closure Of A2 Rostrevor Road At Warrenpoint

An emergency closure of the A2 Rostrevor Road, Warrenpoint, will start tomorrow at 8am until the 13 May. The Rostrevor Road near St Leonard’s will be closed to all vehicles and pedestrians during the closure which is necessary to undertake emergency repairs to the sea wall and to allow the…

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Mulvenna Signs Up For Warrenpoint Town

Experienced striker Tiarnán Mulvenna has been signed up by Warrenpoint Town. The move follows the sale of Daniel Hughes to Cliftonville last week. Manager Barry Gray has moved to strengthen the front line by adding Mulvenna to two other loan deals completed last week. Mulvenna (27) has had stints at…

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Work To Get Underway On £2.1 million Warrenpoint Improvements Says Storey

Social Development Minister Mervyn Storey MLA has announced the appointment of Northstone (NI) Limited Material Division to take forward a £2.1 million regeneration of Warrenpoint. The regeneration works will greatly enhance the town centre by upgrading Church Street, the Town Square, Charlotte Street, Newry Road and Dock Street. Works include:…

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Mens Sheds To Be Set Up In Rostrevor And Warrenpoint

Men are shedding new light in Rostrevor. The first Rostrevor Men’s Shed committee meeting took place on Wednesday 11 November in St Bronagh’s GAC Clubrooms following the first successful public meeting writes Mark Gibbons. He said: “It has been all hands to the pump regarding establishing a Men’s Shed in…

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Men’s Shed To Be Set Up In The Rostrevor Warrenpoint Area

The Men’s Shed’s are slowing spreading across County Down. With recent set up’s in Downpatrick and at An Riocht GAC, MArk Gibbons is taking the lead and calling for a Men’s Shed on Rostrevor to be set up. Mark said: “I will be hosting a public meeting to discuss the…

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Squeeze Wheatgrass Is An Irish Quality Food and Drink Awards’ Finalist

Squeeze Wheatgrass from Warrenpoint has been shortlisted for the finals of the prestigious Irish Quality Food and Drink Awards. Squeeze Wheatgrass was one of almost a thousand product entries which underwent three weeks of tough judging at the Dublin Institute of Technology’s School of Culinary Arts and Food Technology. The…

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