• Clarke banned for three years

    19 October 2016
    INDEPENDENT councillor Patrick Clarke has been banned from politics for three years after being declared “unfit for public office.


  • Drumaness produce killer goals at death

    MALACHIANS were left hanging high and dry by Drumaness Mills salvage hunters Stefan Mason and Brendan Ward.
  • Brave Kilclief blitzed in final

    DOWN junior champions Kilclief came up against an extremely talented Bridini Oga outfit in the Ulster Junior Club final in Eglish, Co Tyrone, on Sunday, but it was always going to be a tough challenge.
  • Kilcoo master class takes out Scotstown in opener

    DOWN champions Kilcoo went into the lion’s den of Clones for this Ulster Club preliminary round clash and after a titanic battle they ran out two-point winners over a fine Scotstown side, Ryan Johnston’s second half goal proving to be the a
  • Rainey beaten in club last four

    RAINEY Old Boys made the journey through torrential rain and wind to a wet Ballymacarn Park on Saturday for their First Trust Senior Cup quarter-final.
  • McGarrity in seventh heaven at Down rally

    SEVERAL local riders were in action at Saturday’s Down Rally, but the honours went to Derek McGarrity who finished third to clinch his seventh MSA ANICC McGrady Insurance Northern Ireland Rally Championship.
  • Elliott top trainer

    GORDON Elliott celebrated being named the top trainer at Downpatrick for 2016 with another two successes at the track’s final meeting of the year on Friday afternoon.