Monthly Archive: April 2015

MAN ARRESTED OVER CO DERRY DRUGS BUST

THE PSNI say a “large amount of controlled drugs” have been seized today in Co Derry. Officers arrested one man in Maghera over the haul and he has been taken into custody. The suspect...

DERRY’S FIRST GREEN OUTDOOR GYM IS OPENED

Minister for Social Development, Mervyn Storey MLA, has welcomed the opening of Derry’s first Green Outdoor Gym. The new £70,000 sports facility at Leafair Park, Galliagh, provides state of the art facilities and gym...

WOMAN RESCUED FROM HOUSE FIRE

A WOMAN in her 50s has cheated death in a house fire last night. The Fire Service say crews responded to a report of a blaze at a terraced house at Moyglass Place in Strathfoyle....

ANGER OVER ATTACK ON OFFICE OF SDLP CANDIDATE

SDLP West Tyrone Westminster candidate Daniel McCrossan has described an attack on SDLP constituency offices in Strabane last night as cowardly and anti-democratic. Last night the windows of the SDLP Strabane constituency office were...

MIDWIVES GO ON STRIKE FOR FOUR HOURS

MIDWIVES across the North West are staging a four-hour strike action today in a dispute over pay. They are calling for a 1% pay increase, as was given to their colleagues in Wales, Scotland...

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SHOTS FIRED AT PARKED CAR IN SHANTALLOW

DETECTIVES are investigating after a number of shots were fired at a parked car. The incident happened in the Drumleck Gardens area of Shantallow earlier this morning. There are no reports of any injuries...