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Council appeal about life-line vandalism

People who steal or misuse life-saving equipment have been urged to think twice about their actions.

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Dr Ian Elliott and his mum Mary.

Ballymoney man’s challenge for his dear mum

A Ballymoney-born university lecturer whose mum has Alzheimer’s disease is the top fundraiser in a charity running challenge supporting dementia research.

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80s Night for NI Birth Trauma charity

80s Night for NI Birth Trauma charity

Dig out those leg-warmers and crimp that hair - it’s Flashdance Friday and it’s coming to the Anchor in Portstewart next month!

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CS spray justified in Portrush incident

The Police Ombudsman has found that police officers were justified in using CS Spray against a juvenile during an incident in Portrush.

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27% here living in fuel poverty

27% here living in fuel poverty

Bryson Energy, part of Bryson Charitable Group, has welcomed the publication of the NIHE 2016 House Condition Survey which has shown a significant reduction in the number of households living in fuel poverty in Northern Ireland.

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NRC hosts Courses and Careers Fair at Coleraine campus

NRC hosts Courses and Careers Fair at Coleraine campus

With so many courses and training opportunities available, this time of year can be challenging and confusing for young people - and their parents - as they weigh up all the available options.

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Foundation Art and Design student Olivia Campbell, Portrush displays her textile work at North West Regional College's annual end of year Art Show at Limavady Campus.

NWRC’s end of year Art Exhibition success

Pictures from the end of year Art Exhibition at NWRC’s Limavady Campus which features a number of students from Coleraine, Limavady, Portrush, Ballymoney, Aghadowey, Garvagh, Loughguille and Ballykelly.

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Kerry Nevin, Tara, Reeves and Robyn Doherty (Karen's husband and daughters) and organiser Cathy McColgan.

Fantastic fundraiser in memory of Karen

Coleraine woman Cathy McColgan has praised the community for their support in helping her raise £5,286.50 for the Macmillan Unit at Antrim Area Hospital in memory of her friend Karen Doherty who died recently aged just 47.

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Coleraine Grammar School Rowing Team pictured with the Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Councillor Brenda Chivers, Dr David Carruthers, Coleraine Grammar School principal, Jeremy Johnston, Head Rowing Coach and Ross Cochrane, Assistant Rowing coach.

Civic reception held for school’s Champion rowers

The newly crowned Irish Champion rowers from Coleraine Grammar School have enjoyed a civic reception in Cloonavin.

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Brian (second from left) with his family, friends and supporters during last year's charity walk in aid of Guide Dogs.

Brian is stepping out on 50 mile fundraiser

A Rasharkin man is preparing to undertake a 50 mile wlk to raise funds for guide dogs - admirable enough but when you take into account the fact that Brian Doherty has sight loss himself, it’s all the more remarkable!

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The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Councillor Brenda Chivers launching the business support survey with Martin Clark, Business Development Manager and Joanne Mc Laughlin, Business Engagement Officer.

Council survey...no, don’t switch off just yet!

When a survey comes in, it tends to prompt groans and rolls of the eyes but Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council are carrying out a survey which, they promise, is quite different.

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Paul Besley, General Manager, 5NINES NI.

£20 million data centre opens in Coleraine

Global data centre firm 5NINES has opened Northern Ireland’s largest data centre in Coleraine following a £20 million investment.

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Pictured at the launch of a new Digital youth programme with The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Councillor Brenda Chivers are Mrs Clare Kelly, Dalriada Grammar, Martin Clark, Business Development Manager, Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Jane Hanna, Young Enterprise, Carol Fitzsimmons MBE, Young Enterprise Chief Executive, Bridget Mc Caughan, Economic Development Officer, Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Mr John Devlin, Dalriada Grammar and Year 11 pupils from Dalriada Grammar in Ballymoney.

Council supports digital learners

A new Digital Youth programme for young entrepreneurs has been launched across the Causeway Coast and Glens.

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Moran's Retail Managing Director John Moran (right) pictured with Paul Moran, Manager of Moran's Centra, Strand Road.

New jobs thanks to Moran’s investment

Moran’s Retail is to invest £2.4 million as part of a regeneration drive across its three North West stores.

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Pictured (L-R) Thomas Campbell (St Colum's Primary School pupil), John Thompson (Translink), Rosie Crocker (St Colum's Primary School pupil), Nigel McAfree (Translink), John Campbell and Rose McKenna (St Colum's Primary School pupils), Dr Ian Humphreys (CEO of Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful), Laura Dysart, Ryan and Trasa Passmore (St Colum's Primary School pupils).

Top of the class, St Colum’s

School pupils right across Northern Ireland have been rewarded for their efforts to use more sustainable transport during the 2017/18 Translink Eco-Schools Travel Challenge - and one Portstewart school is celebrating!

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(L-R) Kirsten Houmann-Green, Cuilrath Corner Nursery School, Stephen Patton, Corporate Responsibility and HR Manager at George Best Belfast City Airport and Doreen Muskett, President of the NI Ammenity Council.

Success for Culraith Corner nursery school

Cuilrath Corner Nursery School has been honoured as the runner up in the Pre-Primary category for the North Eastern Education Authority at the Best Kept School Awards, sponsored by George Best Belfast City Airport.

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Richard Carey is pictured receiving the Post-Primary award from Ulster Council Vice-Chairman Oliver Galligan with Dominican College Vice-Principal, Mr Gerry Lynch (right) and team volunteer Richard Carey Snr (left).

Dominican College proud to be awarded Post Primary School of Year

Following on from this year’s stunning success in the JJ O’Reilly U-16 Ulster Colleges competition, Dominican College have recently been

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Marines are back for Rhythm of Bann

Marines are back for Rhythm of Bann

The Rhythm of the Bann returns to Coleraine on Saturday, June 23, featuring a headline performance by the world-renowned Band of the Royal Marines.

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Miriam McAlister and David McCaracken at the garden party in Buckingham Palace.

Queen’s Award for Vineyard volunteers

Coleraine’s Vineyard Compassion has been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service – the highest award the group can receive.

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McAuley Multimedia 12/06/18 REPRO FREE.. The Flame of Hope for the Law Enforcement Torch run arrived in Portrush in Police 44 Helicopter ahead of the Special Oylmpics Ireland which takes place in Dublin later this week. Pic Steven McAuley/McAuley Multimedia

Mayor welcomes Special Olympics Flame of Hope to Portrush

The flame of the Law Enforcement Torch Run touched down in spectacular style at East Strand in Portrush today (Tuesday).

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