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News

Paedophile hunter in court

News

Shop with three people inside set alight in lunchtime attack

News

Three arrested after a report of men acting suspiciously

Crime
Aldermen Ian Burns and Elizabeth Ingram along with Councillors Hazel Loane and Seamus Doyle met with Terry Robb and Dan McGinn from Ulster Bank to voice their concerns over the proposed branch closures in Dromore and Rathfriland.

Ulster Bank: Councillors voice concerns about impact of branch closures

Business

Time to nominate the best of the borough’s community champions

News

Crashed into back of a car which was stopped on road

Crime

Man and woman bound over at local court after incident at a band parade

Crime

Laurencetown man is fined over two motoring offences

Crime

‘You have had a lucky escape’

Crime

‘History of driving dangerous cars’

Crime

TRAFFIC: 'More work will continue today to keep roads clear'

News

Man in his 50s dies following road traffic collision

Transport

Police appeal for witnesses after woman is injured in crash

Transport

WATCH | Motorist narrowly avoids head-on collision with car

News
Translinks new Safety Bus can visit approximately 350 schools, or up to 25 thousand students, across Northern Ireland each academic year. Pictured at Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School in Belfast are Year 8 student Sarah McWilliams; Kevin Wallace, Safety Bus; Year 8 pupil Hannah Wilson; Sean McGreevy, Metro Falls Service Delivery Manager; Erin Watson, Year 8 student ; Susan ONeill, Safety Bus; and Year 8 students Oscar Feron and Kate McWilliams

Thousands of children in Northern Ireland to receive bus safety advice

Education

Three arrested after a report of men acting suspiciously

Crime

Crashed into back of a car which was stopped on road

Crime

Man and woman bound over at local court after incident at a band parade

Crime

Laurencetown man is fined over two motoring offences

Crime

Work will soon start on new college

Education
New-Bridge contract awarded.

Contractor appointed for New-Bridge project

News
Translinks new Safety Bus can visit approximately 350 schools, or up to 25 thousand students, across Northern Ireland each academic year. Pictured at Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School in Belfast are Year 8 student Sarah McWilliams; Kevin Wallace, Safety Bus; Year 8 pupil Hannah Wilson; Sean McGreevy, Metro Falls Service Delivery Manager; Erin Watson, Year 8 student ; Susan ONeill, Safety Bus; and Year 8 students Oscar Feron and Kate McWilliams

Thousands of children in Northern Ireland to receive bus safety advice

Education
Robin McLoughlin, principal of Banbridge Academy.

‘Controlled schools are naturally integrated schools’

Education
A computer-generated image of the proposed new SRC campus in Banbridge.

Stormont stalemate holding up new college project

Education

Ulster Bank: Councillors voice concerns about impact of branch closures

Business
Ulster Bank, Dromore. Pic by Google

Bank has ‘no plans to revisit decision’ to axe local branches

Business

Indy the lamb is loving the ‘baa-ed’ weather

Business

Lagan Valley constituency could be axed under boundaries shake-up

News
A screenshot from the offensive video

Resignation of Barry McElduff - Sinn Fein statement in full

News
Colin Worton called on the IRA to take the final step

O’Dowd remarks; now IRA must take final step, says victim

News
DUP MLA Edwin Poots

Edwin Poots considering leaving politics

News
Rory Best has been capped more than 100 times by Ireland

Rugby star Rory Best given freedom of borough by council

News

Council taking steps to crack down on filthy fly-tippers

Environment
Barry Patience, Head of Department: Environmental Services, with Gillian'Topping, Head of Department: Environmental Health, pictured at one of the newly installed 'ballot bins'.

Council begins trialling new way of reducing cigarette litter

Environment
Pictured at the recent biodiversity project in Lagan Park, Dromara are representatives of Dromara Primary School, St Michael's Primary Shool and Finnis & Dromara Youth with Alderman James Tinsley, Chairman of the council's Leisure & Community Development Committee and Councillor Uel Mackin.

Young people help enhance biodiversity in park

Environment
Councillor Kevin Savage highlights fly-tipping. INBL fly-tipping

Sneak fly-tippers dump bathroom

Crime

‘World breakthrough’ in Cameron’s brain tumour battle

Health
Winter weather

Temperatures drop triggers Cold Weather Payments for 16,000 people

News
An unhappy child

Sharp rise in counselling for sexually exploited children in NI

Offbeat
Koulla Yiasouma, Northern Ireland Children's Commissioner.

Steady increase in young people seeking mental health support

Health
An unhappy child

Hundreds of NI children contact Childline with bullying woes

Offbeat