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Jones and Lynch bring ‘The Miami’ back to life

Are you ready to revisit Ireland in the 1960s in the company of the legendary Miami Showband and all their fantastic hits? Then the new show, The Miami Showband Story, from writing duo Marie Jones and Martin Lynch will be right up your street.

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Pictured presenting their cross-community project on the main stage at the Esri International User Conference in San Diego are (L-R): Leon Van Der Westhuizen, Lurgan Junior High School; Aiesha Mouhsine, St. Ronan's College; and Hannah Trew, Lurgan College.

Pupils inspire at US conference

Three schools from Lurgan recently presented a cross-community project to 19,000 attendees as part of the opening session to Esri’s International User Conference in San Diego.

Education
Charter awarded to gas installers

Charter awarded to gas installers

Local installers servicing the Lurgan, Moira, Craigavon and surrounding areas have been awarded the firmus energy installer charter, offering further reassurance to local customers switching to natural gas.

Business
SHSCT Community Health Improvement Officer Lisa McAliskey, ED Consultant Eleanor McCormick, Lord Mayor Cllr Mealla Campbell, Paediatric Consultant Jonathan Henderson, Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon Environmental Health Head of Department Gillian Topping, PHA Lead of Accident Prevention Lucille Lennon and Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon Environmental Health Business Support Eileen Maguire. �Edward Byrne Photography

Trust issues safety advice

The Southern Health and Social Care Trust has teamed up with the Home Safety Scheme within Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council to highlight the dangers of hot drinks and food around babies and young children.

Health
Pictured at the Robb Brothers Wine Merchants launch of Peter Lehmann Wines at the Yellow Door Restaurant in Hillsborough Castle are, from left, Glenn McGarry, Robb Brothers Wine Merchants, Tim Dolan, Peter Lehmann Wines and Norma Rompante, Robb Brothers Wine Merchants.

Expansion for wine merchants

Lurgan-based Robb Brothers Wine Merchants has been given the honour to work with the well-known family firm from the Barossa Valley, Peter Lehmann Wines, to showcase its new Barossan Grenache.

Business
Marie Jones’ opera debut

Marie Jones’ opera debut

Local playwright and actress Marie Jones OBE makes her opera debut in Pirates of Penzance with the Belfast Ensemble at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast on June 30.

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Gospel singer set for Armagh

Gospel singer set for Armagh

Top American gospel singer Lynda Randle is making a much anticipated return to Northern Ireland and will be performing at Armagh City Hotel on September 14.

Whats on
Pictured left to right are; Julie Cusick, Promotions Officer at Volunteer Now, Grainne McCloskey from The Big Lunch, Mary Caldwell, Chair of Armagh Child Contact Centre and Christine Hall, Area Co-ordinator for Childline Schools Service

Join the local Big Lunch party

Nine communities in the Lurgan, Craigavon and Portadown areas have already signed up for a free starter pack to join The Big Lunch 2019, which is due to take place during the first weekend in June,

Things to Do
PCSP Event at Brownstown Community Centre 11th March 2019. Pictured with local schools pupils are Annette Blaney (PCSP),  Translink Safety Officers Susan O'Neill and Pasul McKenna, Safety Bus Co-ordinator Kevin Wallace, PSNI Neighbourhood Watch Officers Pamela McElhinney and Leanne Heslip, NIFRS Officers David Lappin and Michael Teggart, Debbie McCaigue and Sherie Part (Future Proof). �Edward Byrne Photography

Lurgan pupils learn to ‘bee safe’

Over 610 pupils from 17 primary schools across the Craigavon area, including St Francis’, recently learnt how to ‘Bee Safe’ not sorry at an innovative safety event focusing on the prevention of accidents and raising awareness of personal safety.

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