All posts tagged "NI Assembly"
Lurgan/ 3 years ago
No sign of 340-space ‘park and ride’ plan at Moira getting back on track despite four-year delay
A proposal to construct a new ‘park and ride’ facility at Moira – which would provide an additional 340 spaces –...
Banbridge/ 7 years ago
Over 400 drug ‘incidents’ in 10-months in Upper Bann and ‘numerous’ lives lost
There were close to 400 drug-related ‘incidents’ in Upper Bann over a 10-year period, the Northern Ireland Assembly has been told....
Junior Minister role for south Armagh MLA Megan Fearon
Newry and Armagh MLA Megan Fearon has been named a Junior Minister at Stormont. The appointment came during the formation of...
South Armagh MLA confirmed as one of four new Sinn Fein ministers
Newry and Armagh MLA Megan Fearon will take one of the new ministerial port folios in the Northern Ireland Assembly. She...
Doug Beattie thanks all after poll victory and pledges to ‘get to work’ for Upper Bann
Newly-elected Ulster Unionist MLA Doug Beattie MC has thanked all those who supported his family in their time of need after...
Tandragee UUP advice centre to close as panel rules ‘only one office per MLA’
Newry and Armagh Ulster Unionist MLA Danny Kennedy has announced that his constituency advice centre in Tandragee will close from Friday....
SDLP’s Kelly loses Upper Bann seat as SF Education Minister passes transfer test
It became clear after the first day’s counting that a high-profile casualty was guaranteed in Upper Bann – but the question...
McNulty scores for SDLP but Newry & Armagh political landscape remains unchanged
There was no change to the political map in Newry and Armagh – bar a new face in the form of...
Which of these candidates agreed to an Armagh I interview without seeing questions?
With the Northern Ireland Assembly Elections just days away, you asked us to pose the questions that matter to you. Armagh I...
Seeley slams paint bombers as ‘time wasters’ after party posters targeted
Elections are never all plain sailing and there’s no doubt they can get dirty. But the Sinn Fein team in Upper...
Keady/ 7 years ago
Minister promises to help Keady firm ‘double workforce’ after MLA steps in
Enterprise Minister Jonathan Bell has pledged to help a Keady firm expand its workforce as the business continues to thrive. Mr...
Planning fees could be axed for charities and churches after local MLA steps in
Churches and all charitable organisations could be added to the list of organisations which could be exempt from paying planning fees....