Category Archives: Culture & Community

Baby Milk Teeth are life Savers

Baby Milk Teeth are life Savers

Baby Teeth Stem cell research is now at the forefront of medical science and has led to advances in the treatment of illnesses and conditions which were previously thought to be “incurable” Using personalised stem cells will become the medical treatment of choice – but you need to be able to use your own stem… Read more »




Can Crossmaglen make it 20 out of 21

Can Crossmaglen make it 20 out of 21

DEFENDING champions Crossmaglen are set to meet the Cavan champions in the first defense of their Ulster Club Football Championship title. That’s if the Rangers come through the Armagh series and win a seventh successive title. Having won 19 of the last 20 Orchard Championships, they are hotly fancied to add another to their remarkable… Read more »




Hamilton Announces new £80k Business Competition for Tourism

Hamilton Announces new £80k Business Competition for Tourism

NEWS FROM THE DEPARTMENT FOR THE ECONOMY Economy Minister Simon Hamilton today announced a new £80k Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) competition to develop innovative, real time tourism technology solutions. The SBRI competition is seeking technology solutions to encourage visitors to explore more, do more and spend more during their visit to Northern Ireland. The… Read more »




100 jobs at Home Bargains

100 jobs at Home Bargains

Report Ulster Gazette HOME Bargains has confirmed that it has acquired Railway Retail Park in Armagh, which was previously earmarked for a 55,000 sq ft Tesco store. The discount retailer is investing millions of pounds in the new store on Alexander Road and will create up to 100 jobs in the park when it opens… Read more »




Bright future for third level education in city

Bright future for third level education in city

Story Ulster Gazette: ARMAGH has received a further jobs boost with the city’s new multi-million pound Southern Regional College set to bring significant construction work to the area, ahead of completion in early 2020. A business case for the estates projects has been approved by the Department for Employment and Learning and the Department of… Read more »




2016 Armstrong Cup officially launched

2016 Armstrong Cup officially launched

Report Ulster Gazette: THE 2016 draw for the Armstrong Cup took place last Thursday afternoon at the Millfield Playing Fields and last year’s runners-up Caledon Rovers will play in the opening game of the tournament. They will face local side Armagh Blues in the first game of the tournament on Monday July 18 at 7.15pm.… Read more »




Bessbrook man leads act of rememberance in Thiepval

Bessbrook man leads act of rememberance in Thiepval

Story Ulster Gazette: Hundreds of Northern Ireland football fans attend poignant service BESSBROOK man Stephen Kennedy conducted a service of remembrance on behalf of several hundred Northern Ireland football supporters at the Somme village of Thiepval in France last Sunday. Stephen, assistant minister of Hill Street Presbyterian Church in Lurgan, is in France with his… Read more »




Northern Ireland sends condolences to the injured & killed in Turkey

Northern Ireland sends condolences to the injured & killed in Turkey

Story By: Telegraph Istanbul Ataturk airport attack: 41 dead and 239 injured in ‘hideous’ suicide bombings in Turkey Three suicide bombers strike Istanbul Ataturk airport Around 41 people killed and 239 wounded Turkey PM says Islamic State most likely suspects Third busiest airport in Europe, high security location Iranian and a Ukrainian confirmed as first foreign victims… Read more »




Championship lifeline for Armagh

Championship lifeline for Armagh

Story By: Cross Examiner 1st Round qualifiers replay – Armagh v Laois on Saturday 2nd July Armagh have been handed an All-Ireland championship lifeline following their 1-10 to 0-10 defeat at the hands of Laois in Portlaoise. The midlanders had already used six substitutes when manager Mick Lillis introduced Shane Murphy in place of the… Read more »




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