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Factory opening heralds jobs boost for area

Factory opening heralds jobs boost for area

Story By: Ulster Gazette GLAZING specialist, McMullen Facades is set to bring over 100 jobs to the area with the opening of a new state-of-the-art manufacturing plant. The new factory at Mahon Road, Portadown is three times the size of McMullen’s current base outside Moira. Already a major employer in the local area, McMullen is… Read more »




Ring of Gullion archaeological dig to feature on BBC One Homeground programme

Ring of Gullion archaeological dig to feature on BBC One Homeground programme

Story By: Cross Examiner An exciting local archaeological project recently undertaken by the Ring of Gullion Landscape Partnership, in conjunction with Queen’s University Belfast’s Centre for Archaeological Fieldwork (CAF), is set to feature on BBC One’s Homeground programme with Jo Scott this evening (Mon 23rd May). The archaeological excavation at the site of a lost… 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 »




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