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Plans for Craigavon revitalisation

Local residents living in Tullygally and Drumgor will get the opportunity to find out more about the proposed revitalisation scheme for the two precincts at one of two pop up events taking place on Saturday 30th June.

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Officers questioned after baton incident

Officers questioned after baton incident

Two police officers have been questioned under caution after a Lurgan man was injured in an incident earlier this month.

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The underpass at the Portadown Rorad, Lurgan

Council to consult on gating subway

Plans are afoot to have an extensive consultation on proposals to gate the Portadown Road underpass in Lurgan.

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Kevin Haughian

Heartbroken dad speaks of the day his baby girl died in his arms

It has been 20 years since Kevin Haughian held his dying baby daughter in his arms but her memory is with him every day.

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Police carried out searches in Mid Ulster

PSNI warn of ‘sexting’ after child sent graphic images

The PSNI have issued a warning over ‘sexting’ after a little girl was sent graphic images by a stranger.

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Inspirational St Francis’ principal Mr Anthony McMorrow is retiring

Described by former pupils and colleagues as inspirational, Mr Anthony McMorrow is retiring as principal of St Francis’ Primary School in Lurgan.

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Car badly damaged in attack

Car badly damaged in attack

A car has been badly damaged in an early morning attack in Craigavon.

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Overgrown verges at Monbrief Road/Drumgask Road, Craigavon.

Politicians express frustration at lack of action

Grass cutting or the lack of it has been a constant problem for local councillors with constituents regularly sharing their upset and anger on the issue.

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Craigavon Senior High School, Lurgan Campus. INLM39-221.

MLA calls for bespoke high school in Lurgan after ‘shocking’ suspension figures revealed

A Craigavon school, which has seen the greatest number of pupil suspensions in the Upper Bann area, has ‘appalling facilities’, says one local politician.

Education
Israeli flags erected at the entrance to Craigavon Hospital are designed to intimidate, say Sinn Fein's John O'Dowd

Row over Israeli flags flying near the hospital

A row has broken out over flags erected at the entrance to Craigavon Area Hospital.

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Woman hospitalised after police called to house disturbance

A woman was taken to hospital after police were called to a disturbance in Lurgan on Sunday.

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Ranger wanted for the People’s Park

Ranger wanted for the People’s Park

Fancy a job in the great outdoors looking after our award-winning People’s Park in Portadown?

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The newly refurbished house on Coney Island which is up for rent

Tenants sought for Coney Island

Do you fancy living in nine acres of idyllic island on Lough Neagh - then you are in luck as a tenant is being sought for Coney Island.

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Mr Dermond Maxwell outside his clothing store in Union Street where a car crashed into his wall and a pole

Hit and run sees car crash into famous shop

Significant damage has been done to a famous Lurgan shop after a car crashed into it during a hit and run incident.

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Kam O’Kazzy Kenny vows to return to Soap Box Derby after he’s injured in dramatic crash

Kenny Taylor reckons he has lost half nose after he ‘used it as a brake’ in a spectacular run in this year’s Tandragee Soap Box Derby.

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Finn Clancy

Seriously ill Finn (10) says ‘Thank You’ to all who subscribed to vlog page

Finn Clancy (10 is leaving Great Ormond’s Street hospital today for palliative care but wanted to thank everyone for subscribing to his video channel.

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Ciaran Toman, SDLP representative

Toman welcomes black path litter bins

The SDLP has welcomed new litter bins along the black paths in the Taghnevan area.

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Parents’ heartbreak as little baby Emilie dies of sepsis at ten months

Emilie O’Connor had a very short life - passing away due to sepsis at just ten months old. But her mum Margaret and dad Gary want her life to be an important one.

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Oisin Clancy with his young son Finn

Join young Finn’s vlog on YouTube, asks Dad

Ten-year-old Finn Clancy, whose dad Oisin is from Portadown, is hoping to get more subscribers to the YouTube channel he set up while going through cancer treatment.

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PSNI threaten to unmask suspected soccer hooligans

Police have threatened to unmask suspects snapped during clashes between fans at a Portadown FC and Newry City soccer match in April.

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