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Monday 6 February 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Warrenpoint

Last year
2022
# hate crime
Desecration of wreaths and tributes at site of Co Down atrocity condemned
18 British soldiers were killed at Narrow Water in an IRA bomb attack in 1979.
All time
# Bloody Monday
Events take place to mark 40 years since IRA killings of Lord Mountbatten and Warrenpoint soldiers
The killings took place on one of the deadliest days of the Troubles.
# Warrenpoint
UK will 'safeguard' security in Ireland in event of no-deal Brexit, says Michael Gove
Michael Gove was speaking during a visit to Northern Ireland today.
# The Troubles
Police investigate hate crime at Warrenpoint memorial dedicated to 18 British soldiers
Ulster Unionist Councillor of Newry David Taylor said that it was “another disgusting attack” on the memorial.
# Wayne Boylan
Appeal for witnesses after man (37) shot dead in Warrenpoint last night
A 21-year-old woman who also sustained gunshot injuries remains in critical condition in intensive care.
# PSNI
Man murdered and and woman injured in Warrenpoint shooting
The shooting happened earlier this evening.
# Warrenpoint
Police looking to trace man's movements after "unexplained" Christmas death
24-year-old Padraig O’Hanlon was found dead at his home early this morning.
# midnight attack
Man taken from his house by masked gang and shot in leg
Two men have been arrested.
# GAA Wrap
IFC provincial glory for Sean O’Mahonys and Warrentpoint today
The Leinster and Ulster intermediate deciders took place this afternoon.
# Warrenpoint
Four arrests over "brutal" tiger kidnapping in which 1949 All Ireland medal was taken
A couple in their fifties and their 20-year-old daughter were tied up during the ordeal, which another family member later said had been “brutal”.
# gaa medal
Appeal to find 1946 All Ireland medal stolen during 'brutal' tiger kidnapping
Jimmy Heaney’s junior football medal was stolen by a gang who broke into a home and forced a woman to hand over jewellery from the family shop.
# Warrenpoint
Couple locked in bathroom all night as armed raiders ransack home
The man and woman were left “badly shaken” but otherwise unharmed.
# Crime
Man (60) tied up and locked in bedroom by masked burglars
The incident took place in Warrenpoint, Co Down last night.
# Building Bridges
New bridge linking Louth and Down gets planning permission
The 660 metre bridge will cost in the region of €18 million. It’s hoped, however, that the majority of this money can be obtained from the EU.
# Double Killing
'A terrible tragedy': Mourners to gather for funerals of murdered women
Loved ones of Marian Graham and Kathy Dinsmore, who were killed in Turkey, will attend both of the best friends’ funerals.