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11 of Northern Ireland's most beautiful beaches

It's a beautiful summer's day out there and, if you're lucky enough to have the day off work, there really is no excuse not to get your bucket and spade and have some fun.
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Council consultation sessions on Mountsandel

Council consultation sessions on Mountsandel

Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council are currently carrying out work to assess potential development opportunities at Mountsandel Wood, Coleraine, along with the lands in the immediate vicinity on both sides of the River Bann.

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Longfield gets award after coming out ‘top’

Longfield gets award after coming out ‘top’

Longfield Care Home in Eglington, Londonderry has been chosen by residents and their families as one of the Top 20 care homes in Northern Ireland.

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Free design workshop for community groups

Free design workshop for community groups

Causeway Coast & Glens Borough Council will be hosting a free workshop for community groups on Thursday, June 14.

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SLIDESHOW: P6 Taster Day for primary schools at Loreto

Primary Six pupils from twenty-one schools enjoyed Taster Mornings at Loreto College Coleraine towards the end of May, exploring a range of activities on offer.

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Champion Boxer Carl Frampton backs supermarket heavyweight Lidl in its search to find Northern Irelands most deserving community groups through Lidl Community Works.

LIDL scheme helped City garden

Champion boxer Carl Frampton is backing supermarket chain Lidl’s Community Works Initiative which last year supported community groups such as Garden in a Box in Londonderry.

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Dolly meets some of the students at Ulster University.

Exam-stressed Magee students ‘paws’ to enjoy puppy petting

A number of stressed Magee students ‘pawsed’ from their exams recently to enjoy some relaxing puppy petting thanks to a dog rescue charity.

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Pupils in community clean up

Pupils in community clean up

Pupils from four local primary schools in the Derry~Londonderry area swapped their books for bin bags recently, taking part in a community clean up as part of the Housing Executive’s Junior Warden Project.

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Members of the Allegri Choir will perform a special concert on May 26.

Allegri Choir to open for International Flute Orchestra at the Guildhall

Music fans are in for a treat this weekend as members of the Allegri choir perform the opening to a special concert by the International Flute Orchestra at the Guildhall on Friday coming (May 26).

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Tenaya and Hannah get award at Queen’s ceremony

Tenaya and Hannah get award at Queen’s ceremony

Girls’ Brigade Northern Ireland held its annual Queen’s Award Presentation Ceremony on Friday, May 12 in The Guildhall, Londonderry. 

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Andrea loses an amazing 16 stones and says a big yes to dress shopping!

Andrea loses an amazing 16 stones and says a big yes to dress shopping!

A civil servant from the North West who was once so self-conscious about her size that she used to hate being seen in public has lost an incredible 16st 7lbs and achieved 3rd place in a Slimming World ‘Greatest Loser’ competition.

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Vienna Christmas market

Flights for Christmas shopping trips to Prague and Vienna launched TODAY

Two dedicated Christmas market trips from Belfast International Airport to Prague and Vienna have been launched.

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Freedom anniversary parade in Coleraine

Reservists of the 206 (Ulster) Battery 105th Regiment Royal Artillery paraded through Coleraine town centre on Saturday to mark a very significant date.

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Hannah Deane who is bound for Borneo this summer.

Help kind-hearted student Hannah travel to Borneo to help others

While many teenage girls will be planning their summer jobs or choosing which music festivals to attend, one Eglinton student is making preparations to travel to Borneo to work on a social project.

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Artist to take part in Tower Museum Art Series

Artist to take part in Tower Museum Art Series

Acclaimed local artist Rita Duffy will be taking part in the next Your City, Your Art workshop taking place at the Tower Museum, a special series celebrating the very best local talent.

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Twins Tipsudar and Tipsukan Cochrane, who recently completed their Level 3 in Art and Design at NWRC Limavady. North West Regional College has become the first in Ireland to receive course accreditation by the prestigious University of the Arts London (UAL) Awarding Body. (Picture Martin McKeown).

NWRC Art Department receives seal of approval

The award winning Art and Design Department at North West Regional College has become the first in Ireland to receive course accreditation by the prestigious University of the Arts London (UAL) Awarding Body.

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Dress for the job you want (not the one you have)

Dress to impress: interview style advice for women

Although a catwalk-inspired outfit won’t necessarily be the sole reason you land your dream job, it’ll certainly make a great first impression.

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Acorn Fund Looking for Funding Applications from Derry Community Groups.

Acorn Fund looking for funding applications

Community organisations and voluntary groups from County Derry~Londonderry are urged to avail of grants of up to £3,000, for innovative arts and culture projects, from the Community Foundation for Northern Ireland’s Acorn Fund

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Pacemaker Press Belfast 08-05-2017: Equality Commission for Northern Ireland event in the Derry City Hotel. Pictured at the event Roisin Morgan(Sam Mouldings),Alannah Cardwell(Northstone), Paul Oakes (ECNI A&C Manager) and John Cuthbet( NI Civil Servce).
Picture By: Arthur Allison.

Equality Commission visits North-West

The Equality Commission held the first of its 2017 ‘Employer Equality Update’ conferences in Derry/Londonderry.

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