'I would have been happy I got to hold her hand and tell her I loved her face-to-face'
Good morning! Firstly, a big thank you to all of you who sent me your stories about children saying the worst things – I do feel much better now. However, I am saddened that I can't compile an article on it; some of them were really bad!
Plenty happening this week. We've an excellent four-part female entrepreneur podcast/video series beginning this weekend. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for that. If you haven't already, subscribe the Armagh i podcast on any of your podcast listening channels. alternatively, you can also subscribe to our YouTube channel here.
Now, on with the news...
Heartache as Newry woman unable to be with dying mum in final hours — www.armaghi.com
Police repeatedly tasked to South Lake Leisure Centre over anti-social behaviour concerns — armaghi.com
Portadown man who stabbed acquaintance in café over theft of £300 jailed
Concern as Halifax announces plan to close Newry branch
Vandalism at Newry children’s centre will have ‘detrimental impact’ on hundreds of families
Motorcyclist in 20s in serious condition after collision with tractor
Navan Fort among Royal Sites of Ireland added to UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List
Coach nightclub gone for good as ABC Council gives blessing for new church facility
Co Armagh businessman named as one of two Newtownards plane crash victims
Warm tributes to ‘Boccia Champion’ Gareth as family mourns third loss in 18 days
Residents tortured as police urged to be more ‘pro active’ in tackling car racers in Lurgan
Prosecution to challenge bail decision for man accused of child sexual abuse
Predatory pimp preyed on vulnerable women and forced them to have sex with him
Two people taken to hospital after car collides with telegraph pole in Lurgan
Football match in memory of Portadown man raises over £4,000 for health fund
Bessbrook man who launched tirade of abuse at flight attendant over face mask jailed
Newtown man’s four-day trek through the Alps for breast cancer awareness
Family’s heartbreak as dad dies in Spanish swimming pool tragedy
Concerns over fires being lit at Sherry’s field complex in Armagh
Saturday July 23, 4pm and 7pm - Elle Woods makes her appearance at the Market Place Theatre in Legally Blonde Jr. This musical takes place in the Main Auditorium and is perfect for a young audience.
Saturday August 6, 12 - 5pm - Today (July 22) is your last day to get tickets to Wild and Alive's Day Retreat in Tassagh! Very few tickets are remaining for the event, so don't delay.
Monday July 25, 2.45 - 4.45pm - The 35th John Hewitt International Summer Scheme kicks off at The Market Place Theatre with masterclasses in Creative Writing.
Nathan White comes 'full circle' now managing Portadown YMCA programme he utilised as youth — armaghjobs.com
Armagh City Hotel are expanding their team and currently require an Events Manager, Swim Coordinator and Night Porters.
Sally McNally's have a vacancy for a part time Chef to join their kitchen team, in the Laurelvale area, just outside Portadown.
Sunnymead Residential Living are recruiting for both Care Assistants and Senior Care Assistants to assist and support their residents.
Transport company Morgan McLernon require a Warehouse Operative, Customer Service Specialist and LGV/HGV Class 1 Driver.