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Rural roads in need of repairs – Rice

  Sinn Féin Councillor John Rice has urged the Department for Infrastructure to repair potholes and road edging on rural Roads Speaking after viewing a particularly deep and dangerous pothole on the Cauleys Pipe Road at Ballywillwill , the Slieve Croob representative said “The issues of potholes has been raised with me by a number […]

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McMahon condemns fly tipping at Derryleckagh Playing Fields

  Crotlieve Sinn Féin councillor Oksana McMahon has condemned the irresponsible individuals that are disposing of their household items on roadsides throughout the Crotlieve area. Cllr McMahon said “Fly tipping has no place in our countryside, the actions of those people are absolutely disgusting. They have no respect for environment or residents of the area. […]

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Hazzard welcomes Shimna pupils to Westminster

  Sinn Féin’s Chris Hazzard MP was in Westminster this week with pupils from Shimna Integrated College.   Students from the Newcastle school were on a study visit to Westminster, taking in various aspects of the political process and engaging with different political figures, including their own local South Down MP Chris Hazzard. Mr Hazzard said […]

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Hazzard welcomes Ulster Fleadh to Castlewella

  Sinn Féin MP Chris Hazzard has congratulated organisers for a successful bid to host the 2018 Ulster Fleadh in Castlewellan. The South Down MP said: “I want to commend the efforts of organisers and local volunteers who all worked hard to successfully win the bid to hold the Ulster Fleadh 2018. “The Ulster Fleadh is […]

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Department for Infrastructure to assess traffic calming measures in Ballyholland and Mayobridge – McMahon

  Crotlieve Sinn Fein councillor Oksana McMahon has welcomed a response from Department for Infrastructure (DFI) that traffic calming measures in Ballyholland and Mayobridge are being assessed Cllr McMahon said “I have been campaigning for speeding reduction and traffic calming measures thought out the Crotlieve area for several months. “Having received a great number of […]

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Rice requests replacements for damaged road signs

  Sinn Féin Councillor John Rice has called for the damaged street signs in Loughinisland to be replaced Cllr Rice said “I have been informed that some street signs at Brenan’s garage in Loughinisland have suffered damage “My party colleague Emma Rogan MLA has written to the Department of Infrastructure asking for the signs to be […]

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