All posts tagged "Doug Beattie"
Banbridge/ 3 years ago
Alderman ‘over the moon’ as he confirms borough to host Armed Forces Day 2020 celebrations
Thousands of people are expected to visit the borough for the annual Armed Forces Day after it was confirmed Banbridge would...
Lurgan/ 3 years ago
Ferry bomb plot must be treated as ‘a threat to National Security’
A plot to plant a bomb on a ferry from Northern Ireland to Scotland has been described as “a threat to...
Residents of Portadown block of flats told to leave their homes due to risk of nearby bonfire
Residents living in a block of flats in Portadown have been advised to leave their homes due to the risk posed...
Speacialist Hazardous Response Team called in after man dies in vicinity of church
The Air Ambulance and a specialist Hazardous Area Response Team (HART) were called in after a man passes away within the...
Craigavon/ 4 years ago
‘Without public understanding’ local hospitals could be under severe strain this winter
Two of the Southern Trust’s major hospitals could be put under untenable pressure with the understanding and co-operation of the public...
Craigavon/ 4 years ago
‘They look more like slums!’ Is this most deprived area in Upper Bann?
There are calls for urgent action to bring two areas of central Craigavon – likened to slums – up to an acceptable...
Politicians devastated by loss of babies slam ‘shameful’ news on child post mortems
Two local politicians who have directly experienced the harrowing loss of a child have branded as “shameful, disgraceful and scandalous” news...
Congratulations for Portadown soldier on new appointment to General Officer
Upper Bann Ulster Unionist MLA Doug Beattie MC has congratulated Portadown’s Brigadier Colin Weir DSO MBE, on his appointment as General...
Foul smelling water ‘not fit to drink’ despite testing safe
Reassurances have been given to residents in the Portadown area water supplies are safe to drink – despite fouling smells and...
Praise for PSNI after £30,000 drug find in car
Officers involved in stopping and searching a vehicle which led to the discovery of £30,000 worth of cannabis have been praised....
Man dragged from car and beaten by gang of eight as child watches on
A man was dragged from a car and beaten by up to eight men as a woman and two-month old child...
Calls for calm as bonfire deliberately set alight three days ahead of schedule
There have been calls for calm after a bonfire – intended to mark the first day of the Battle of the...