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Coleraine to host Armed Forces Day

Armed Forces Day on June 23 provides an opportunity to say ‘thank you’ to troops, families, veterans and cadets and it’s the first time the regional showcase has been held in Coleraine.

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New events guide for Flowerfield Arts Centre

New events guide for Flowerfield Arts Centre

The latest free events guide for Flowerfield Arts Centre is available now.

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The Kennedy family are taking part in a number of different challenges to raise money and awareness for local charity Friends of the Cancer Centre in memory of Sue Kennedy.  Pictured are Joseph, Eimear Kelly, Ned, Sue, Jamie, Clodagh, Tracy, Darragh and Emmett Kennedy.

Going the extra mile in memory of Sue

The Kennedy family from Londonderry are taking part in a number of different challenges to raise money and awareness for local charity Friends of the Cancer Centre.

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Pictured at the site of the defibrillator are members of the Watt family - Daisy, Rachel and Kathleen, Rosemary Devine Manager of Dennett Interchange, Margaret McLaughlin Chairperson of The Drummond Centre Project Ltd, David Buchanan Director of The Drummond Centre Porject Ltd and Pearl Smyth Director of The Drummond Centre Project Ltd.

Portable defibrillator for community in Donemana

A portable defibrillator for the use of the local community in an emergency has been installed at Amity

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The NW 200 Racing Through the Years exhibition is open until Wednesday, June 23 in Roe Valley Arts and Cultural Centre in Limavady.

NW200 Racing Through the Years exhibition opens in Limavady

A new exhibition celebrating the fantastic history of the North West 200 has opened in Roe Valley Arts and Cultural Centre.

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Jamie-Lee O'Donnell (aka Michelle from Derry Girls) is joined by sporting legend Oisin McConville, Q Radio's Stephen Clements, Annette Kelly from Little Penny Thoughts and mental health nurse and blogger, Judy from French Grey Lifestyle who are all urging the people of Northern Ireland to Wake Up and Walk from Darkness Into Light on the May 12.

TV actress launches Wake Up and Walk

Electric Ireland has launched the Wake Up campaign - the annual Darkness Into Light campaign inviting the people of Northern Ireland to Wake up and Walk on Saturday, May 12, to raise vital funds for suicide prevention, suicide bereavement and self-harm.

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North West Regional College lecturers Dominic O'Callaghan Liam Craig and Michael Poole have been nominated for a Theatre Skills Award.

Blockbuster trio put NWRC centre stage

Three lecturers, who brought Hollywood blockbusters to life on the stage of the Foyle Theatre at North West Regional College (NWRC), have been nominated for a prestigious Theatre Skills Awards.

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Loreto College's new 2018-2019 Heads of School: Deputy Head Girl Sian Donaghy, Deputy Head Boy Dara McGoldrick, Head Boy D�nal Close and Head Girl Fionnuala Keane.

Heads of School appointed at Loreto College Coleraine

As the Summer Term began, Loreto College has named its Heads of School for the 2018-2019 academic year.

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Loreto College students and staff at the Colosseum during their trip to Rome.

‘Roman holiday’ for Loreto

A group of A Level Religious Studies students from Loreto College Coleraine spent an educational and enjoyable five days in Rome just before Easter to complement their studies.

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Tourism trade enjoy a ‘Fam Trip’ through the Roe Valley countryside

Tourism trade enjoy a ‘Fam Trip’ through the Roe Valley countryside

Limavady’s landscape, culture and tourism facilities have been showcased during a recent trade engagement day organised by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council’s tourism team.

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Local groups have benefited from National Lottery funding.

Community groups receive boost from Awards for All

Community groups in Londonderry are celebrating after being awarded National Lottery funding.

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NWRC project drives Maths skills in local schools

Twelve local primary schools have been selected to take part in a new pilot project by North West Regional College, aimed at improving standards of Maths in Primary School children.

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Roma Downey on her new book ‘If I’m knocked down, I get back up again’

Roma Downey on her new book ‘If I’m knocked down, I get back up again’

Roma Downey’s home in California is a long way from the row of houses on Beechwood Avenue in Londonderry where she spent her childhood.

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Oran O'Carroll has organised today's event which features local YouTuber Adam Beales, aka TheNewAdam99

YouTube stars gather in Northern Ireland for first joint meet and greet

NI YouTuber Adam Beales will today join forces with others from across the United Kingdom at the first major ‘meet and greet’ of its kind to be staged here in the Province.
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Richard Lusty, Lusty's Centra Larne; Michael McCormack, managing director, Musgrave; Peter McCool, McCool's SuperValu, Ballymoney and Malachy McCaughan, McCaughan's Mace, Armoy at the annual Store of the Year Awards at the Culloden Estate & Spa.

Local stores come up trumps in awards

MCool’s Supervalu in Ballymoney and McCaughan’s Mace in Armoy have scooped top awards at Musgrave’s annual awards event at the Culloden Estate & Spa.

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Senior choir.

Coleraine Grammar Spring concerts hit the right note

Coleraine Grammar School hosted their annual Spring Concerts recently.

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At the launch of The Enterprise Fund are Councillor Richard Holmes, The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Councillor Joan Baird OBE and Bridget Mc Caughan and Martin Clark, Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council.

Enterprise Fund is launched

Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council’s Enterprise Fund is now open for applicants.

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Pictured is Samuel Gilmore from Northern Regional College who achieved Gold in Carpentry and was awarded the Best Overall Skillbuild NI Young Apprentice 2018.

Apprentices shine at Skillbuild NI 2018

Over 70 local construction apprentices gathered their tools to compete against each other in the annual Skillbuild NI National Finals which was held in North West Regional College, Greystone Campus, Limavady, recently.

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Students on North West Regional College's Princes Trust Training programme present a cheque for �250, and gardening equipment, to Model Primary School principal Michelle Ramsey, and local mum Ann Marie Coyle who is raising money for a sensory unit at the school. Also included are Conor Hassan and Sean Curran, North West Regional College.

‘Model’ behaviour from NWRC Prince’s Trust participants

Students taking part in North West Regional College’s 12 week Prince’s Trust Team Programme have raised £250 for a new sensory room at Model Primary School.

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Congratulations to Limavady Grammar School pupil Anna McElhinney who last week was elected to the UK Youth Parliament as a representative for the constituency of East Londonderry.

Anna elected to UK Youth Parliament

Congratulations to Limavady Grammar School pupil Anna McElhinney who was elected to the UK Youth Parliament as a representative for the constituency of East Londonderry.

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