Monthly Archives: May 2016

SEARCH IS ON FOR JUNIOR SPORTS PERSON OF THE YEAR!

SEARCH IS ON FOR JUNIOR SPORTS PERSON OF THE YEAR!

Nominations are now being accepted for the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon Junior Sports Awards 2016! Organised by the newly established Armagh Banbridge and Craigavon Sports Forum in association with Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council, these awards recognise the wealth of young sporting talent in the borough and celebrate the achievements of those who… Read more »




Community Awards Celebrate Unsung Heroes

Community Awards Celebrate Unsung Heroes

Unsung heroes from across the borough have scooped a prestigious Community Award for their vital contribution and dedication to their local community. Local champions from areas throughout Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon were VIP’s at the council’s high-profile gala reception last week. Sponsored by Almac, this is the first year of the distinguished awards.  Guests enjoyed… Read more »




Crossmaglen Social Education Centre 25 year Celebrations

Crossmaglen Social Education Centre 25 year Celebrations

Crossmaglen Social Education Centre is located in Rathkeeland House formally (the old school) Blayney Road, Crossmaglen. The centre is open Monday –Friday from 9am to 4.30pm and is regulated by (R.Q.I.A.) Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority which is an independent body responsible for monitoring and inspecting the availability and quality of health and social care… Read more »




CRAIGAVON LAKES 10KM RACE AND FUN RUN!

CRAIGAVON LAKES 10KM RACE AND FUN RUN!

Budding athletes and fun runners alike are being urged get their running shoes at the ready and sign up for the annual Craigavon Lakes 10km race and fun run taking place on Wednesday 1st June 2016! Organised by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council, the route starts and finishes at Craigavon Watersports Centre and… Read more »




Competitors Make a Racket At New Sporting Event!

Competitors Make a Racket At New Sporting Event!

There was quite a racket going on at Dromore Community Centre recently as the centre hosted Northern Ireland’s second open Racketlon competition – with competitors aged from 14 to 72 years old! Organised by Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council in conjunction with the Every Body Active 2020 Programme, the event saw 15 competitors… Read more »




Armagh Borough Council’s Community Awards 2016

Armagh Borough Council’s Community Awards 2016

Armagh Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council’s Community Awards 2016 aim to recognise groups and individuals who make a valuable contribution to community life.  These awards are designed to give you the opportunity to recognise and thank local people of outstanding merit for making a difference to the lives of others in our new Council area.… Read more »




Home Bargains close to deal for Tesco site

Home Bargains close to deal for Tesco site

THE abandoned Tesco store looks set to have a new lease of life as national retailer, Home Bargains is poised to open at the re-branded Railway Retail Park, the Ulster Gazette understands. Negotiations between the retailer and Tesco – which put the complex up for sale after pulling out of opening its own store in… Read more »




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