In Full

News in Full

Over the limit driver drank ‘three pints’ before driving

A ‘foolish decision’ to drive led to a Portadown man getting a 16 month driving ban last Wednesday at Craigavon Magistrates Court.

News
Courts

Young child not wearing a seat belt

After police saw a 25-year-old man drive through a red light they discovered that a young child in the car was not wearing a restraint.

News
Editorial Image.

Collision on Loughgall Road

Firefighters and the Ambulance Service have been called to a crash on Loughgall Road, Armagh this afternoon (Monday, August 21).

News
Cllr Keith Haughian (Sinn Fein).

Sinn Fein calls for more dog litter bins across Lurgan town

Sinn Fein has called for more dog litter bins in parts of Lurgan after owners complained.

News
Wheelie bins set on fire

Wheelie bins destroyed in arson attack

An arson attack resulting in the destruction of several wheelie bins last night has been condemned.

News
St Ronan’s College continues to secure success for pupils

St Ronan’s College continues to secure success for pupils

St Ronan’s College has celebrated a third year of successful A level results, cementing a very positive inspection report hailing its achievements.

News
Nicole McKeown, from headington Avenue, Lurgan, who will represent County Armagh in the Rose of Tralee competition. INLM33-201.

Nicole on screen tonight at Rose of Tralee

Armagh Rose Nicole McKeown will appear in the televised final stages of the Rose of Tralee selections tonight (Monday, August 21),

News
Family offers reward in bid to recover stolen Massey

Family offers reward in bid to recover stolen Massey

A Co Armagh man has issued a heartfelt appeal for help in tracing a stolen tractor which has huge sentimental value to his family.

Business
The website was due to be launched on Monday.

Anonymous ex-politicians to launch new unionist website

A group of former politicians is today launching a new website with the aim of stimulating debate within unionism – but the people behind the project are not coming forward to say who they are.

Politics
Police

Police appeal after family home attacked for fourth time

A house in Crawford Park, Portadown, has been attacked for the fourth time in three weeks, in what police are treating as a hate crime.

News
Court

Threw food around in takeaway and later swore in street

After throwing food around in a Lurgan takeaway a 35-year-old man was shouting and swearing in the street later in the day, Craigavon Magistrates Court heard last Wednesday.

News
Court

Car to be forfeited in no insurance case

A judge at Craigavon Magistrates Court last Friday ordered the forfeiture of a car a 40-year-old man was driving without having insurance on November 15 last year.

News
Millie safe and well.

Missing Millie found safe

A missing dog which has been the subject of a dedicated community search over the past 18 days has been located safe and well.

News
Alphonsus Robinson

Sadness at the passing of a hard-working family man

Maghery native and Mullaghbrack man Alphonsus (Francie) Robinson was a highly respected figure in Co Armagh.

News
Editorial image.

Warning after lorry pulled over at bogus checkpoint

A warning has been issued after a lorry carrying livestock was pulled over near Portadown by a men claiming to be government inspectors.

Crime
Carnegie Library, Lurgan. INLM2611-501gc

Tinnitus awareness event at the library

Lurgan Library is hosting a special event to help people learn more about the debilitating illness of Tinnitus.

Health
Police officers stand next to the van involved on an attack in Las Ramblas

Barcelona terror attack: PSNI issue advice to holidaymakers

The PSNI has issued potentially life-saving advice for local people on what to do in the event of a firearm or weapons attack abroad in the wake of the Barcelona attack.

News
Celebrating their success at A-level are Portadown girls who have just completed their studies at St Catherines College, Armagh: l/r: Aine Hendron (English Q.U.B.); Cara Matchett (Law, Q.U.B.); Niamh Derry (Chemical Engineering, Q.U.B.) & Nicole Bush (English & Drama, Liverpool Hope). The girls are pictured with Mrs Fionnuala Tennyson (Senior Teacher & Head of Sixth Form).

School celebrates improved results with 15 per cent rise in top grades

Staff and students at Saint Catherine’s College in Armagh were celebrating as their A-level Grades A*-C rose by 15 per cent.

News
Las Ramblas in Barcelona. (Photo: Google Maps)

Lurgan man living in Barcelona feared city would be targeted by ISIS

A Lurgan man living in Barcelona has described the scene in the city as armed police tracked terror suspects through crowded streets.

News

Plans for new leisure centre finalised and submitted for approval

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council has signed-off plans for the new £30 million super leisure centre at the South Lakeshore, Craigavon and has applied for planning permission

News
Load more