FREE Family Event ‘Ignition Quay’, Saturday 14 June – Newry

Ignition Quay – Party in the Basin Free Family Event Saturday 14 June, 1-5pm The PEACE III Southern Partnership will be having a Free event in St Christopher’s Park at Albert Basin, Newry on Saturday 14th June between 1pm and 5pm. This event is funded by the European Unions PEACE III programme and managed by [...]

‘Beyond Racism’Publicity Campaign Launched

Councillors, community groups and people from Black and Ethnic Minority communities attended a special launch event today (27th May) in Bagenal’s Castle to celebrate the launch of the third Racism is Wrong awareness campaign, lead by the PRACE III Southern Partnership’s Challenge of Change Priority. Funded through the European Union’s PEACE III Programme managed by [...]

Free OCN Level 2 Conflict Management Course

Have you experienced conflict in your life?   Are you interested in learning how to deal with conflict effectively? Peace III Southern Partnerships Engaging in Good Relations Team are planning a free training opportunity for participants interested in learning more.  The course is open to anyone over 18 years living or working in the Southern [...]

Positive Publicity Workshops

POSITIVE PUBLICITY WORKSHOPS   Are you a member of a cultural organisation or community group?   Would you like to develop your communications skills to promote your organisation or group in a way that helps to increase understanding and build positive relations across the wider community? If the answer to both these questions is ‘Yes’ you [...]

Learn the Language of Your Neighbour

Challenge of Change have scheduled more Learn the Language of Your Neighbour classes! Would you like to learn Polish, Chinese or Lithuanian? We are running the following 8 week courses in the local areas,  if you would be interested in attending please contact Challenge of Change on 028 3031 3129 or email  If you [...]

You are cordially invited to the Challenge of Change Celebration Event

Challenge of Change Celebration Event This celebration event takes place from 10-3pm on 22nd November in Newry Conference and Banqueting Centre. (This event is free to attend and lunch is included). The event will highlight some of the key projects that took place during the last two years and special guest speaker is Catherine Lynch, [...]

Looking forward to the Past


Looking forward to the Past The Southern Cluster PEACE III Partnership and the PSNI join forces to address inter-generational issues in Newry. An innovative programme being delivered by the Institute for Conflict Research on behalf of the Southern Cluster PEACE III Partnership is bringing together 12 young people and 12 older citizens from Newry.  Using [...]

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Travel information for Party in the Valley this Friday 21 June

Travel information for anyone attending the ‘Party in the Valley’ concert in Silent Valley. As you know there is limited car parking facilities at Silent Valley.  However, a number of parking fields have been made available at the entrance to Silent Valley,  this is in conjunction with Community Associations.  A small charge of ₤3 per car for this [...]

Party in the Valley


  How to get Tickets – To receive your free tickets for ‘Party in the Valley’ you can private message Southern Partnership PEACE III on Facebook, contact us on 028 3031 3129 or 028 3031 3061 or email  Please provide your name, address and number of tickets required (max of 6 per enquiry).  For [...]