• Tributes paid to victim of shoot tragedy

    27 July 2016
    THE funeral takes place this morning of Mr Terry Fitzsimons who died in a tragic accident during a clay pigeon shoot outside Downpatrick last weekend.


  • Rio-bound David given boxer boost

    THE Downpatrick Boxing Academy is embarking upon another fundraising venture to assist a young footballer who will be joining the ‘Boys from Brazil’ in September when he takes part in the Paralympic Games.
  • Carolineís ready for the palace

    A BALLYNAHINCH woman will be cycling around Buckingham Palace this weekend.
  • Down rally is not sufficient

    DOWN’S U-21 hurlers put up stiff resistance against their Antrim counterparts in last Wednesday’s Bord Gais Ulster U-21 Championship semi-final in Ballycran.
  • Downpatrick batsmen fail to shine against Donaghcloney

    DOWNPATRICK suffered their second league loss of the season at home to Donaghloney on Saturday.
  • Spa is ready for golfing festival

    SPA’S major showcase event of the year — the annual Festival of Golf — tees off next week with a programme that caters for every category from juveniles to seniors.
  • Busy time for East Down

    DOWN High School playing fields was the venue for a very successful Summer Startrack programme last Monday and Tuesday.