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Newry Council criticised over Raymond McCreesh park - BBC News
The Equality Commission has criticised Newry and Mourne Council for retaining the name of a children's play park called after an IRA hunger striker. It was originally named after Raymond McCreesh in 2001, but the council voted to retain the name in ...Pressure mounting over 'IRA' playground in NewryBelfast NewsletterNewry Council 'breached equality guidelines' by retaining name of ...
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:02:06 GMT
Child hurt in Newry hit-and-run - U.TV
Police said the boy suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries and had to be immediately transferred from Daisy Hill Hospital to the Royal in Belfast, where he is being treated. Newry and Mourne PSNI said: "The driver of the vehicle involved ...
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:12:03 GMT
Iconic challenge for local cycle enthusiasts on back of Giro - Belfast Newsletter
This is the third edition of the event which is also backed by the Newry and Mourne District Council and the Pioneer Group Event Company, who are organising the event. The charity partners are Clic Sargent and a sponsorship form can be downloaded at ...
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:14:07 GMT
Banner for IRA man Raymond McCreesh 'an insult to terror victims' - Belfast Newsletter
Newry and Mourne MLA Danny Kennedy described the tribute as “a deliberate act of provocation”, particularly to those victims and their families who still live in the area. In 1977, McCreesh was convicted of attempted murder, conspiracy to murder ...
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:52:39 GMT