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Police pay tribute to girl’s lifesaving actions on motorway

Police have praised the heroic ‘life saving actions’ of a young woman from the Ballymena area who prevented a potentially catastrophic multi-vehicle crash on Saturday evening.

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The Londonderry to Coleraine train passing Downhill beach

New hourly Londonderry-Belfast rail service follows quadrupling of journeys

A new hourly rail service on the Londonderry-Belfast line follows a virtual quadrupling of passenger numbers between the Province’s two biggest cities over the past 15 years, Translink has said.

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Pictured announcing the Translink transport plans are l-r Laura McCaw, Juvenile Captain Portstewart GC, Translink's Sam Todd; Mayor of Causeway Coast & Glens BC,  Joan Baird OBE; Darrell O'Hora European Tour; Aine Kearney TNI; Ian Magee Chief Inspector of Causeway Coast & Glens, and Josh Moffitt from Portstewart GC. Picture by Brian Morrison

Par-fect way to shuttle to the golf!

Special transport arrangements will be in place for golf fans heading to the 2017 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open hosted by the Rory Foundation at Portstewart Golf Club (July 4–9)

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The new A26 Frosses dual-carriageway from Glarryford to A44 Drones has opened. Pictured at the official opening ceremony with VIP guests are Cllr Paul Reid, Mayor of Mid and East Antrim, William Diver,  BAM McCann jv, Deidre Mackle, Divisional Roads Manager and Joan Baird, Mayor of Causeway Coast and Gens.  Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.

£55 million A26 Frosses Road duallings scheme opens

The new £55 million A26 Frosses dual-carriageway from Glarryford to A44 Drones has opened today.

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Pictured is Alderman Maura Hickey, Mayor Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council with Sam Todd, Service Delivery Manager, Translink. The Lord Mayor is calling on Causeway Coast and Glens residents to get on-board Bus + Train Week, 5 - 11 June 2017. For more details, visit www.translink.co.uk/busandtrainweek/ and join the conversation online @Translink_NI #GetOnBoardNI.

Mayor calls on Causeway Coast and Glens residents to get on-board Bus and Train Week

Alderman Maura Hickey, Mayor Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council is asking the local community to give the bus and train a go and get on-board Bus and Train Week, June 5 – 11.

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A traffic jam

Police appeal for Road Safety over Easter

Police are this Easter urging road users to take extra care on the roads.

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‘Positive’ engagement to minimise Easter car cruise disruption in Portrush

‘Positive’ engagement to minimise Easter car cruise disruption in Portrush

Police are working in partnership with Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council to make sure the planned car cruise for Easter Sunday in Portrush causes as little disruption as possible.

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Woman dies after road traffic collision

Woman dies after road traffic collision

A woman has died as a result of a one-vehicle RTC on the Finvoy Road near Ballymoney in the early hours of this morning.

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New road markings in Cushendall have been welcomed. INBM 15-758-CON

‘Clearer markings’ for Ballycastle-bound visitors welcomed

New road markings will help prevent tourists getting delayed on their way to one of Northern Ireland’s best places to visit, it has been claimed.

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Ballyrobin Road. Pic by Google.

TRAFFIC UPDATE: Main road to Belfast International Airport to be closed

The main road to Belfast International Airport will be closed over three days next week.

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Reginald Diamond (Picture supplied by family)

Man killed in Coleraine accident named

Police have confirmed that the man injured following a single vehicle road traffic collision on the Curragh Road in Coleraine yesterday morning has died from his injuries.

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David McGuckin from Ballymena Rider Training and co-organiser,  Gary Olphert. (Contributed picture)

Bikers ready to roll for Easter Egg Run

Bikers from all over Co. Antrim and further afield will be revved up and ready to roll for what has become the ‘first run’ event of the year.

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Coleraine Railway Station.

Prosecution warning as early closure fails to foil station vandals

Translink has issued a ‘perpetrators will be prosecuted’ warning amid continuing frustration over anti-social behaviour at Coleraine Railway Station.

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Calls for layby change at railway station.

Coleraine station to be closed due to anti-social behaviour

Coleraine station is to be closed to members of the public from 7pm.

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Passengers have been escorted off the train.

Police investigate sudden death on train line in Co Antrim

Police are investigating the sudden death of a person on the rail line between Ballymena and Cullybackey this morning, Sunday, February 19.

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Translink prepares for introduction of new £1 coin

The new 12-sided £1 coin is coming into circulation on March 28 - and Translink has been preparing the way by recalibrating cash handling equipment and up-skilling staff.
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Anne Malone who was killed in a RTC on Ramoan Road Baallycastle on Monday afternoon.

Ballycastle stunned by death of Mrs. Anne Malone

The Ballycastle area has been stunned by the death in an accident of local woman, Anne Malone.

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Belfast International Airport.

Work postponed on main road to Belfast International Airport

Roadworks on a main road used to access Belfast International Airport will not be taking place this weekend.

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The incident at the bridge on the Millburn Road.

Car delivery lorry gets trapped under bridge

Motorists in Coleraine could not believe their eyes when a car transporter got stuck under a railway bridge this afternoon.

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Mid and East Antrim Mayor, Councillor Audrey Wales MBE in the driving seat of the new Circuit Festival 2017 along with Council Chief Executive Anne Donaghy and Event Director Bobby Willis.

Rally round! Superb Circuit of Ireland Festival in Ballymena

The team behind the world famous Circuit of Ireland Rally is staging a totally new event this year, the Circuit Festival 2017, supported by Mid and East Antrim Borough Council.

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