• Death sparks call for bypass start

    17 April 2024
    THE tragic death of a pensioner in Ballynahinch last week has sparked calls for a major review of town centre traffic management and the start of work on a £45m bypass.


  • It's showtime

    CASTLEWELLAN Town will contest the biggest game in the club’s history tonight as they square off against Newtownabbey outfit St Mary’s in the final of the Toals Junior Shield.
  • Strangford show no mercy to Dundrum

    STRANGFORD recorded an overwhelming victory against Dundrum United to coast into the semi-finals of the KitRoom Charity Cup on Saturday.
  • Down into last four of Ulster campaign

    “BUT in this world, nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes,” wrote Benjamin Franklin.
  • Owenbeg green opened ahead of outdoor season

    OWENBEG Bowling Club held their opening day on Saturday and had the privilege of having the green officially opened by Northern Ireland bowling royalty Sandra Bailie MBE, who had just arrived from bowling commitments in Dubai.
  • Record turnout for Hill and Dale

    A RECORD 354 runners braved the elements as the 2024 Hill and Dale series commenced in Castlewellan last Thursday night.
  • Newcastle AC juniors star at Fab 5 series

    THE adverse weather didn’t deter over 500 participants from eight years-old up to master athletes from getting stuck into the first meeting of this year’s Lagan Valley AC, Fab 5 series at Mary Peters Track last week.