News from Bessbrook
A senior coroner has hit out at the Northern Ireland Office and the Garda commissioner for failing to disclose information on the Kingsmills massacre. The IRA shot dead 10 textile workers by the side of a road near Bessbrook in 1976 after flagging down ...
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 coroner has hit out at the Northern Ireland Office and the Gardai Commissioner for failing to disclose information on the Kingsmills massacre. The IRA shot dead ten textile workers by the side of a road near Bessbrook in 1976 after flagging down the ...
The IRA shot dead ten 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 a preliminary hearing in Belfast today lawyers for victims of the dead expressed deep concern ...
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 ...
The pair, aged 20 and 18, were held on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life following the blaze in Cloughreagh near Bessbrook. Sergeant Peter Stevenson said: "Shortly after 11.30pm, it was reported that a bungalow in the area was set alight.
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Friday, 19 of September
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Haze 15.3º C
Maximum: 18º C
Low: 13° C
Humidity: 86%%
Visibility: 4.0 km
Friday, 19 of September
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Saturday, 20 of September
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Sunday, 21 of September
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Monday, 22 of September
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