Craigavon


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Craigavon

(ˌkreɪɡˈævən)
n
(Placename) a district in central Northern Ireland, in Co Armagh. Pop: 57 685 (2001). Area: 279 sq km (108 sq miles)
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Leaders Newry are at home to Ballymacash, Banbridge Rangers host St Mary's, Crewe welcome Seapatrick and Valley are at AFC Craigavon.
Environment Minister Mark H Durkan has announced the listing of Craigavon Bridge plus nine other buildings and structures in the Derry area.
The children's charity has opened a service centre in Craigavon where professionals will offer advice, treatment and support to children and young people who have experienced sexual abuse.
Edwards, from Meadowbrook, Tullygally in Craigavon, Co Armagh, faces charges that on August 10 this year, he possessed explosives, namely small arms propellant with intent to endanger life.
CRAIGAVON, Northern Ireland, October 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Almac is once again pleased to announce the successful completion of an inspection of its Clinical Services UK facility located in Craigavon by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA).
The 21-year-old, who will appear at Lisburn Magistrates' Court, is charged with withholding information about the shooting of Constable Stephen Carroll, 48, in Craigavon earlier this month.
The dissident republican group Continuity IRA claimed responsibility for the killing in Craigavon, Co Armagh.
They were uncovered close to the spot in Craigavon, in Co Armagh, where Pc Stephen Carroll, 48, was shot dead by the Continuity IRA last Monday.
Teams of detectives are hunting the dissident republicans who gunned down two soldiers at Massereene barracks in Antrim the previous Saturday night and shot dead a police constable last Monday in Craigavon, Co Armagh.
Police were attacked on Saturday in the Craigavon area, above, when they arrested Colin Duffy, 41, over the murder of the two soldiers.
Teams of detectives are hunting the dissident republicans who gunned down two soldiers at Massereene barracks in Antrim last Saturday night and shot dead a police constable on Monday night in Craigavon, Co Armagh.
Cars were also hijacked and set on fire during trouble which flared while police were carrying out searches in Craigavon, Co Armagh, following bomb warnings from dissident republica ns.