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# county-down - Sunday 26 February, 2017

"Disgust" as Orange Hall targeted in suspected arson attack
# Newry
# Newry

"Disgust" as Orange Hall targeted in suspected arson attack

Feb 26th 2017, 1:04 PM 12,708 Views 53 Comments

The PSNI said it was told tyres were put against the building and set on fire.

# county-down - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Hero dog helps to save five-year-old trapped in tumble dryer
# County Down
# County Down

Hero dog helps to save five-year-old trapped in tumble dryer

Nov 15th 2016, 10:35 AM 24,005 Views 25 Comments

Teddy the dog alerted Riley’s mother that he was in danger, after the boy became trapped in a tumble dryer.

# county-down - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Tributes paid to three friends killed in weekend crash
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to three friends killed in weekend crash

Aug 25th 2015, 9:05 AM 26,781 Views 7 Comments

The three young men had met in Queens University and were returning home after leaving off belongings at new accommodation.

# county-down - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Man in critical condition after being hit by car
# County Down
# County Down

Man in critical condition after being hit by car

Dec 20th 2014, 11:08 AM 18,892 Views 3 Comments

It happened in the early hours of this morning.

# county-down - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Rory's dominance and dual-code GAA glory - Down's 2014 sporting highlights
# North Stars
From The42
# North Stars

Rory's dominance and dual-code GAA glory - Down's 2014 sporting highlights

Dec 18th 2014, 3:45 PM 2,920 Views 2 Comments

The Mourne men and ladies had plenty to smile about over the past 12 months.

# county-down - Monday 13 January, 2014

Man killed in road accident in County Down
# Road Accident
# Road Accident

Man killed in road accident in County Down

Jan 13th 2014, 11:04 AM 5,340 Views 2 Comments

The 44-year-old man has died following a one vehicle road traffic this morning.

# county-down - Monday 16 December, 2013

Man struck in the face during armed robbery in Co Down
# Raid
# Raid

Man struck in the face during armed robbery in Co Down

Dec 16th 2013, 10:59 AM 2,701 Views 0 Comments

Three masked men entered a flat in Castlewellan in the early hours of this morning and took a quantity of cash.

# county-down - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Elderly man 'in shock' after robbery by four masked men
# Robbery
# Robbery

Elderly man 'in shock' after robbery by four masked men

Nov 19th 2013, 2:31 PM 7,983 Views 8 Comments

The intruders entered the man’s home in the village of Moira, Co. Down and held him captive before stealing a sum of money.

# county-down - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Two police officers treated for smoke inhalation after arson attack
# Crime
# Crime

Two police officers treated for smoke inhalation after arson attack

Oct 1st 2013, 3:40 PM 3,537 Views 0 Comments

A 15-year-old boy is in custody after a flat in Lisburn caught fire.

# county-down - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Man arrested over suspicious deaths of three women in Dromore
# County Down
# County Down

Man arrested over suspicious deaths of three women in Dromore

Aug 20th 2013, 11:43 AM 10,014 Views 2 Comments

The three women, all in their 40s and 50s, died in suspicious circumstances, according to the PSNI.

# county-down - Saturday 22 June, 2013

17 signs you're a sports fan from... Down From The42

17 signs you're a sports fan from... Down

Jun 22nd 2013, 8:00 PM 6,970 Views 14 Comments

Football, fashion icons, surfing and survival skills. Each one a certainty to identify a Mourneful soul.

# county-down - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Irish golfer Simon Thornton dedicates triumph to late dad on Father's Day
# Tearful
From The42
# Tearful

Irish golfer Simon Thornton dedicates triumph to late dad on Father's Day

Jun 16th 2013, 8:10 PM 13,982 Views 5 Comments

The Newcastle, Co. Down pro was emotional upon clinching his maiden European Tour title.

# county-down - Friday 7 December, 2012

Letter bomb found in Co Down post box
# Letter Bomb
# Letter Bomb

Letter bomb found in Co Down post box

Dec 7th 2012, 11:28 AM 2,702 Views 2 Comments

The viable device, capable of causing death or serious injury, was found in the Dundrum Road area of Clough, Co Down.

# county-down - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Nevin Spence: A promising rugby star who stayed close to his roots
# Tragedy
From The42
# Tragedy

Nevin Spence: A promising rugby star who stayed close to his roots

Sep 16th 2012, 8:25 AM 13,260 Views 13 Comments

There has been an outpouring of grief across the world following the farming accident in Co Down.

# county-down - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Four arrested as PSNI investigate Co Down slashing attacks
# County Down
# County Down

Four arrested as PSNI investigate Co Down slashing attacks

Aug 18th 2012, 3:42 PM 2,996 Views 2 Comments

The males – aged between 17 and 21 – were arrested after two other young men were slashed on the back and head.

# county-down - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

File prepared for NI prosecutors after 'false' sexual assault claim
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

File prepared for NI prosecutors after 'false' sexual assault claim

Aug 7th 2012, 11:09 AM 2,984 Views 6 Comments

The PSNI had been investigating reports of a sexual assault in Dromore, Co Down – but now say allegations were “false”.

# county-down - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Olympic flame braves stormy seas, departs Ireland
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Olympic flame braves stormy seas, departs Ireland

Jun 7th 2012, 9:17 PM 3,804 Views 6 Comments

Patrick Kielty and Eorann O’Neill were among those who carried the torch just before it departed the country.

# county-down - Sunday 17 July, 2011

Man and teen injured in overnight Co Down stabbing
# County Down
# County Down

Man and teen injured in overnight Co Down stabbing

Jul 17th 2011, 10:49 AM 107 Views 0 Comments

# county-down - Friday 24 June, 2011

Police 'failed victims' families' while investigating Loughinisland massacre
# Failed
# Failed

Police 'failed victims' families' while investigating Loughinisland massacre

Jun 24th 2011, 8:46 AM 435 Views 2 Comments

The North’s Police Ombudsman has found serious holes in the investigation of the 1994 loyalist killings, which took place as Ireland played Italy in the USA World Cup.

# county-down - Sunday 24 April, 2011

Man dies, and another injured, following County Down shooting
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man dies, and another injured, following County Down shooting

Apr 24th 2011, 9:43 AM 1,023 Views 0 Comments

A man dies from a gunshot wound to the chest after an altercation between two groups of non-nationals in Kilkeel.