Castlewellan

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The judge said it was clear the victim had been “quite badly affected by the incident” while the defendant himself had been previously convicted of similar offences and breaches of his life long Sexual Offences Prevention Order.

A former senior police officer turned paedophile has been jailed after he propositioned an eight year old girl in a caravan park. Ordering Raymond K(...)

Chef, food writer and cookery tutor Gill Meller participating in the judging of the Great Taste Awards in the UK

Irish food producers and retailers have earned a total of 18 three-star ratings, the highest accolade, at the prestigious Great Taste Awards run by th(...)

A horizontal mortar tube and command wire which have been recovered during a security operation on Drumnaquoile Road in Castlewellan, Co Down. Photograph: PSNI/PA Wire

A suspected dissident republican murder bid against police has been foiled after a mortar bomb launching tube and command wire were found in Co Down. (...)

Sean O’Boyle:  A natural publisher, he took to the trade like a duck to water: first with Veritas, then establishing Columba Press as his own imprint

The death of Sean O’Boyle in a Dublin hospital after a long illness ends an era in Irish publishing. He was founder of Columba Press, which specialise(...)

The Biking Blitz series offers mountain bike races for all levels.

JANUARY Park Run Countrywide, every Saturday, free There are currently 7,821 Park Run events taking place every Saturday in more than 70 locations ar(...)

A murder inquiry into the death of a boy (16)  in Castlewellan, Co Down (marked above), south of Belfast, has been stood down. File photograph: Google Street View

A murder inquiery into the death of a boy (16) in Co Down has been stood down after police found the death was non suspcious. Following police inves(...)

 Aine Magorrian, who was made redundant while on maternity leave and has settled a discrimination case for £9,000.  Photograph: Equality Commission for Northern Ireland/PA Wire

A Co Down woman who lost her job while on maternity leave has been awarded £9,000 in a sex discrimination case. SALIIS Ltd, a Northern Ireland renewa(...)

A Co Down jockey has been jailed for 21 months after he drove a stolen car at up to 140kph (87mph) head-on into a vehicle being driven by a woman he w(...)

Ireland’s lightweight women’s double of Sinéad Jennings and Claire Lambe. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan

Ireland have an excellent chance of taking a medal or medals at the European Championships in Brandenburg in Germany this weekend. Paul and Gary O’(...)