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Train users warned to expect disruption to services

Translink is advising train passengers that works will take place on the railway line between Portadown and Lisburn this weekend (April 7 - 8) and next weekend (April 14 - 15).

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NI Railways

NI Railways to increase crackdown on anti-social behaviour

NI Railways will be increasing security on its services and at stations across the network in the run up to and over Easter 2018, it has emerged.
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The traffic lights at the junction of Castlewellan Road / Church Square in Banbridge. Pic by Google

Work to be carried out to repair traffic lights in town centre

The Department for Infrastructure (DfI) has given an assurance that work to repair faulty traffic signals at Church Square in the centre of Banbridge is due to take place by the end of next week.

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The A1 dual carriageway near the Bannview Road Bridge. Pic by Google

Big freeze delays start of work on £250k A1 safety project

Work on a £250,000 road safety improvement scheme on the A1 at Banbridge is due to get under way on Wednesday, March 7, the Department for Infrastructure (DfI) has said.

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Snow has affected various parts of Northern Ireland this week

Slow thaw expected as Beast from the East loosens grip

Temperatures are set to rise slightly over the coming days following a week of sub-zero conditions and snow storms which are continuing to impact across parts of Northern Ireland.

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Winter driving

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

Conditions on the roads "remain difficult in many areas" and salting of roads on the scheduled network badly affected by snow and ice is "ongoing" , according to the NI Executive.
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Man in his 50s dies following road traffic collision

Man in his 50s dies following road traffic collision

A man aged in his 50s has died following a single vehicle road traffic collision on the Carnreagh Road, near Dromara this morning (Monday, December 4), police have confirmed.

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Police appeal for witnesses after woman is injured in crash

Police appeal for witnesses after woman is injured in crash

Police officers investigating a road traffic collision on the A1 dual carriageway near Banbridge on Tuesday night (November 21) have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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WATCH | Motorist narrowly avoids head-on collision with car

Erratic driving captured on a dashcam outside Newry has been viewed 65,000 times on social media.
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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

Translink has unveiled a new Safety Bus to continue the important safety education programme which has been running in schools in Northern Ireland for over 15 years.

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Essential safety work will be carried out, assures Roads Manager

Essential safety work will be carried out, assures Roads Manager

Road maintenance, street lighting repairs and grass cutting will continue to be carried out to meet all essential public safety requirements, the Department for Infrastructure has said.

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A1 crash: Motorists thanked for helping save injured driver

A1 crash: Motorists thanked for helping save injured driver

The family of a local man who was seriously injured in a road traffic collision on Thursday, September 14 have thanked the “amazing people” who came to his aid at the roadside.

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Road blocked by collision

Road blocked by collision

Police are advising motorists that the Magheraconluce Road, near Annahilt is blocked by a collision.

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More than 1,100 parking fines handed out in Banbridge in six months

More than 1,100 parking fines handed out in Banbridge in six months

More than 1,100 fixed penalty fines were handed out to motorists for on-street and off-street parking contraventions in Banbridge during the first six months of 2017.

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A traffic warden

Parking tickets issued per TOWN revealed

The number of parking tickets (penalty charge notices) issued in towns around Northern Ireland between January and June has been revealed.
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A1 southbound lane closures this weekend

A1 southbound lane closures this weekend

Motorists are being advised to allow additional time for journeys on the A1 this weekend due to slip road construction works on the southbound carriageway.

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A car going under the train barrier

WATCH: Translink appeals for safety first on the Railways this summer

Translink NI Railways is appealing to parents to help reinforce the message that railways are not safe places to play or congregate.
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Three men injured in two-van crash near Hillsborough

Three men injured in two-van crash near Hillsborough

Three men were taken to hospital for treatment following a serious two-vehicle road traffic collision near Hillsborough on Monday afternoon, July 31.

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Oil spill on A1: Drivers warned to slow down

Oil spill on A1: Drivers warned to slow down

Police are warning motorists using the Belfast-bound carriageway of the A1 to drive with caution following reports of oil on the road.

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A1 closed after single vehicle crash

A1 closed after single vehicle crash

Police are advising motorists that the A1 has been closed in both directions following a single vehicle road traffic collision at Sheepbridge, between Banbridge and Newry.

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