• Dramatic U-turn in plans to scrap CCTV

    19 September 2018
    NEWRY, Mourne and Down Council officials have suspended a controversial decision to axe CCTV cameras from the district’s main towns.


  • Local pigeon racers win Grand National

    A DOWNPATRICK pigeon loft was flying high last Sunday when they took centre stage in one of the most prestigious races in the Irish racing calendar.
  • Mills to the four to claim victory

    THERE was great relief all around Meadowvale at the full time whistle on Saturday  when Drumaness finally got their first win of the season.
  • Extra time heartbreak for off target ‘Islanders

    LOUGHINSLAND were left to rue an inordinate amount of wides when they gave way to Warrenpoint in Castlewellan on Saturday afternoon.
  • Lee triumphs at President’s Day

    SATURDAY saw Crossgar Golf Club host their last ‘major’ of the season in the form of Ian Patterson’s President’s Day.
  • Annahilt’s Daniel is on the podium

    ANNAHILT teenager Daniel Harper has now taken a podium finish in each of the last four Porsche Carrera Cup GB meetings after securing a superb second place finish in the penultimate rounds of the season at Silverstone last weekend.
  • Season at Killyleagh ends on a high note

    DESPITE the gales forecast for later in the evening, the weather was glorious on Saturday for Killyleagh Yacht Club’s annual Closing Day — and better still, the turnout was the best in almost a decade.