New Labour MP speaks of pride in his roots in maiden Parliamentary speech
A former south Armagh man, who was elected as a Labour MP at last month’s Westminster election, has spoken of his...
Over 2000 sign petition demanding funding to save Firs Playgroup
A petition demanding the restoration of funding to secure the future of Armagh’s Firs Playgroup has been handed over at Stormont...
Education Minister asked for St Brigid’s High buildings update
Education Minister John O’Dowd is to be asked to ensure that the St Brigid’s High buildings in Armagh are “put to...
Brain tumour charity enjoy respite weekend in Armagh
A charity set up to support families of brain tumour patients has been to Armagh for a weekend break. And Lord...
Stolen vehicle involved in four-day crimewave across three counties
Police believe that a Volkswagen Amarok, which was stolen in Monaghan, has been used in a crimewave stretching across Counties Armagh,...
Sport/ 8 years ago
Sunday’s fourth annual Tour of the Orchard County to raise vital funds for NSPCC
This Sunday sees the fourth annual Tour of the Orchard County – a non-competitive but highly exciting cycling event organised by...
GAA/ 8 years ago
Armagh GAA league round-up: Cross’ and Ballymacnab fall to first defeats of the season
St Patrick’s 1-15 Annaghmore 0-5 Cullyhanna continued their recent winning run with a fairly straightforward victory at home to Annaghmore on...
Post box removed from outside shop using angle grinder
Police in Newry are appealing for information following a theft of a post box. Around 3.20am on Sunday, 24 May a...
Murphy confident of ‘resolving difficulties’ as he returns to Stormont
Conor Murphy has been confirmed as Newry and Armagh’s newest MLA. The former MP will be co-opted on Monday into the...
Minister congratulates all Queen’s Award Voluntary Service winners
Social Development Minister Mervyn Storey MLA has paid tribute to Redrock Development Partnership Tuesday Club after it received the national Queen’s...
Markethill’s ‘dual use’ recreation scheme report going before council
A new school building for Markethill High School is “highly likely”. The assertion is made by consultants Venturei Network during the course of its...
Final approval this week for major Keady and Richhill works
Final approval will be given this week for major environmental improvement schemes in Keady and Richhill, Armagh I can reveal. And...