Newry and Mourne District Council Homepage

Latest News and events

End Of An Era!

End Of An Era!

The last ever Councillors meeting for Newry and Mourne District Council took place last night on Monday 30th March

On the 1st April, your Council is changing

On the 1st April, your Council is changing

Wednesday the 1st April represents a landmark day for every single person living in our District when Newry & Mourne District Council and Down District Council merge to form the new Council known as Newry, Mourne & Down District Council.

Superhero Workshop... See More!

Superhero Workshop... See More!

On Saturday 28th March your children can visit the Museum to unleash their imaginations to create their own comic book character, as we recently launched the Irish Language version of our comic “Back in Time at Newry and Mourne Museum”.

One Sandwich Short of a Genius

One Sandwich Short of a Genius

Created by Zoë Seaton and Shelley Atkinson
Directed by Zoë Seaton
Sean Hollywood Arts Centre, Newry is the venue for this hilarious new play.
Ridiculously normal family in absolute denial about the things they don't mention. Funny!

Newry Leisure Centre Competition.... See More!

Newry Leisure Centre Competition.... See More!

Excitement looms at Newry Leisure Centre with the official launch of our new Facebook page we have decided to commence our celebrations early to run a Fun day Friday competition to win an iPad Air 2!

Mayor Daire Hughes hosted a Civic Reception for Whitewater Pipe Band

Mayor Daire Hughes hosted a Civic Reception for Whitewater Pipe Band

Although the bagpipes were missing, there were lots of kilts in the Boardroom of Newry and Mourne District Council when Mayor Daire Hughes hosted a Civic Reception for Whitewater Pipe Band to acknowledge their success at competition level over the pa

Newry Musical & Orchestral Society 70th Anniversary...See More!

 Newry Musical & Orchestral Society 70th Anniversary...See More!

The Mayor of Newry & Mourne District Council, Councillor Daire Hughes, hosted a Civic Reception for Newry Musical & Orchestral Society to mark their 70th Anniversary.

Derrymore House and Estate: Developing it for the Community.

Derrymore House and Estate:  Developing it for the Community.

A consultation event was held on Wednesday 25th March to consult with members of the local community on how they feel Derrymore House and Estate should be developed, enhanced and promoted for the enjoyment and benefit of the local community