Monthly Archive: September 2014

FURLONG HAT-TRICK PUTS HARPS OUT OF TUNE IN WEXFORD

A first half hat-trick from Danny Furlong earned Wexford Youths a comfortable victory over FAI Cup semi-finalists Finn Harps in their Airtricity Division One clash at Ferrycarrig Park tonight. The former Cork City striker...

FAI CUP SEMI TICKETS GO ON SALE

Tickets for Derry City’s Ford FAI Cup semi-final clash with Shamrock Rovers in Dublin on Sunday go on sale tomorrow (Wednesday). They will be available at the Brandywell between 10.00am and 4.00pm. Tickets: €15 adults,...

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RAMSEY “DEEPLY CONCERNED” BY £3M UNIVERSITY CUTS

SDLP Employment and Learning spokesperson, Derry MLA Pat Ramsey. has said he is “deeply concerned” by  an immediate £3 million cut to the University of Ulster budget. Mr Ramsey said the news had come “almost as a...

CALL TO ALL CARERS TO WALK FOR HEALTH

CALL TO ALL CARERS TO WALK FOR HEALTH

The Carers Support Team at the Western Health and Social Services Trust has started a local walking club for carers in Derry. The team is keen to encourage informal (unpaid) carers to participate. The...

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BOY (15) INJURED IN TWO-MAN ATTACK

Police in Derry are appealing for information after a 15-year-old boy sustained facial injuries after being attacked by two men in the Waterside area of Derry. Inspector Declan McGrath, the sector commander, said the teenager was...

MAN “GLASSED” IN WATERSIDE

Police are appealing for information after a man was struck in the face with a glass in the Waterside area of Derry. The incident happened near a public house on Strabane Old Road between...

HOUSE RANSACKED DURING DAYLIGHT BREAK-IN

Police in Strabane are investigating a daylight break-in in the Laurel Drive area of the town. Sergeant Glen Warnock, of the Strabane Neighbourhood Policing Team, said that between 2.00pm and 4.00pm on Friday last, 26 September,...

BULLET FIRED THROUGH FRONT DOOR OF HOUSE

A shot has been fired through the front door of a house in the Ballyarnett area of Derry. The bullet passed through the door and struck a wall inside. No one was injured in the...

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GUN ATTACK “DISGUSTING” AND “RECKLESS”

Last night’s gun attack in Dungiven in which shots were fired into a parked car in the town has been condemned as “disgusting” and “reckless.” A man wearing a hooded top fired two shots into...