Down County, Northern Ireland News
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3 hrs ago | Lisburn Today
South Antrim MP William McCrea has welcomed news that Translink is set to re-open the Knockmore rail line by 2018.
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7 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today
The posts will be filled over the next two years as the Irish producer expands its operations north of the border with the opening of a commercial business support centre.
11 hrs ago | Lisburn Today
Control of charges at off-street car parks currently operated by the Department of Regional Development will pass to the new Lisburn Castlereagh Council in April 2015.
15 hrs ago | Ballycastle Today
Police in Craigavon are appealing for information after a report of theft at the Mullalelish Road, Portadown on Monday, April 14. At around 10:30am, it was reported that a Silver Ford Focus car was stolen as it was parked in the area.
17 hrs ago | Lurgan Today
During a period of deferment a 40-year-old man managed to stay out of trouble, Craigavon Magistrates Court was told last Wednesday.
17 hrs ago | Lurgan Today
Craigavon Borough Council is in negotiations with the Northern Ireland Housing Executive about acquiring land to create the much needed facilities.
18 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today
An alleged dissident republican bomb maker was refused bail yesterday after a judge said he appeared to be "more actively involved" than first believed.
20 hrs ago | Dromore Today
It started on the Rathfriland Road, Loughbrickland then to Rathfriland and back to finish at the fly-over in Banbridge.
22 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today
"We have had so many opportunities because of Lucy, met many people and travelled to far places," says Co Down woman Stephanie Parke.
A gang of masked men has threatened a man and a woman at gunpoint during an aggravated burglary in Warrenpoint, County Down.
Akin to the early-'90s post-Nirvana feeding frenzy in the Pacific Northwest, the Britpop explosion of the mid-'90s spawned a similar slash-and-burn signing boom on the other side of the pond.
The High Court in Belfast was told that Elvis Asaah was flown to Northern Ireland "for the purpose of providing his services as a fraudulent witness" at a wedding in Newtownards last year A man accused of taking part in a sham marriage had allegedly been involved in a previous fake wedding, the High Court in Belfast has been told.
A lost-looking Mark H Durkan walked past the candidates. He hadn't come to throw his lot behind Tina McKenzie, but was instead early for his appointment with Alex Attwood at the Electoral Office around the corner! It was clear that for most this was their first foray into politics.
Thanks to Wookalily , the 'female-led Americana folk band' based in Portadown, for their latest e-newsletter .
Frustrated residents are fed up with continued fly tipping and litter that is polluting the Banbridge countryside at Kiln Lane bridge, and are calling for action to be taken.
Ballylagan Guest House and Tea Room in Straid has been shortlisted in the RICS Northern Ireland Awards.
Projects in the pipeline include the 300-acre Titanic Quarter in Belfast, Northern Ireland, consisting of a boutique hotel, financial services centre, new retail development, film and media hub and office space, at a total development cost of Dhs6 billion.