28th June 2017, Kathleen Burns passed away peacefully at The Ulster Hospital Dundonald. Kathleen, dearly beloved daughter of the late Michael and Winifred Burns and cherished sister of Pat, Peter, Winifred Cummings and the late Michael, Maura, Brenda and Anne Connolly, R.I.P.
Rural communities play an essential role in the local economy. Thefts of livestock can not only hamper a farmer’s ability to do the job, but can cause significant upset, inconvenience and loss of income. Police understand this and have been ‘up skilling’ officers to develop their knowledge in tackling rural crime.
"I will be again meeting with the PSNI and Transport NI to ascertain what actions they have taken to date to address the problem. This affects all the residents of the village and I will continue to argue and lobby for investment to tackle the issue."
Sinn Féin Councillor and Newry, Mourne & Down Council Chairperson Roisin Mulgrew and Mickey Brady MP have welcomed the approval of the ‘Daisy Hill Emergency Department Pathfinder Project’ at Tuesday’s meeting of the Southern Health & Social Care Trust.
27th June 2017, Eamon James Francis Nugent passed away suddenly at the Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, with his loving family. Eamon James Francis, dearly beloved son of Bernadette and Eamon, loving brother to James, Francine, Clare and Nicole, 3 Taylor Cottages, Tyra.
27th June 2017, ann Donnelly passed away peacefully at home in the loving care of her family. Annie, beloved wife of the late Danny R.I.P., loving mother to Colleen and Fiona, 13 Chapel Lane.
Family Flowers only donations to Haematology Unit Craigavon Area Hospital
28th June 2017, Robert John (Bobby) Emerson passed away peacefully, at home, Cargagh House, 41 Cargagh Road, Annacloy, Downpatrick. Bobby, dearly-beloved husband of Eileen and much-loved father of Elizabeth, Helen, Yvonne and the late Anne, a dear father-in-law and loving grandfather and great-grandfather.
Family flowers only please. Donations in lieu if desired to Southern Area Hospice, c/o McAnulty Funeral Directors, 35 Church St, Warrenpoint, BT34 3HN
Detective Constable Campbell would appeal to anyone who may have noticed any suspicious activity in the area or anyone who has information about this incident to contact Detectives at Reactive and Organised Crime at Ardmore on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 935 10/06/17. Alternatively, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.