News from Bessbrook
The IRA shot dead 10 textile workers by the side of a road near Bessbrook in 1976 after flagging down the minibus they were travelling home from work in. At the third preliminary hearing in Belfast yesterday lawyers for relatives of the victims ...
Eleven men were lined up on the roadside close to Bessbrook, and shot repeatedly. Only one survived. No one has ever been convicted of the murders. Relatives of the slain have been campaigning for a new inquest into the murders for years. Last night ...
A Catholic school in Northern Ireland has made history, by marching in a local Pride parade. Jarlath Burns, the principal of St Paul's Bessbrook in County Armagh, marched alongside a group of his pupils at Pride in Newry last weekend. According to the ...
Newry & Armagh Sinn Féin MLA Megan Fearon has praised the attendance at Newry Pride Parade by Year 13 and 14 pupils of St Pauls High School, Bessbrook. Fearon described their appearance at the event as 'a marvellous piece of progressive thinking ...
Newry & Mourne Fews area Sinn Féin Councillor Daire Hughes has stated that residents in the recently built Dobson's Way near Bessbrook are fearful that an incident in the estate involving members of the Travelling Community could escalate. “Whilst it ...
Fews area Sinn Féin Councillor Dáire Hughes has said those responsible for vandalising the swings at the Bessbrook Pond Play area, care little about the community. Sinn Fein Councillor Daire Hughes. Dáire, commenting after news that the swings had ...
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Weather from Bessbrook
Wednesday, 01 of October
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds 12.4º C
Maximum: 15º C
Low: 5° C
Humidity: 96%%
Visibility: 10.0 km
Wednesday, 01 of October
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Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 15º C
Low: 5° C
Thursday, 02 of October
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Clear
Clear
Maximum: 16º C
Low: 12° C
Friday, 03 of October
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Rain
Maximum: 14º C
Low: 8° C
Saturday, 04 of October
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Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Maximum: 13º C
Low: 7° C
Zip Code from Bessbrook
BT35 6
Bessbrook
BT35 7
Bessbrook
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