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DERRY GAA: New City GAA club formed in Culmore

A new Derry City GAA club based in Culmore will be officially launched this weekend Saturday (September 23rd) at the Culmore Country Park.

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WATCH: Vision for proposed new £30m motorsport complex in Northern Ireland

Preparatory work has commenced on a proposed £30m international motorsport centre in Northern Ireland.
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Hannah Molloy, 18. Pacemaker.

Mourners at funeral for girl, 18, killed in crash urged to never forget their friendship

Friends of a teenage girl killed in a car crash in Co Tyrone have been urged to always remember her and to “include her friendship” as a reason to remain friends with each other.

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'Historic day' as work commences on proposed £30m motorsport complex in Northern Ireland

Preparatory work has commenced on a proposed £30m international motorsport centre in Northern Ireland.
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Civil Service sickness levels worst in five years

Around one in eight civil servants had at least one absence spell lasting an average of almost three months in 2016/17, new figures have revealed.

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The 20 cheapest destinations for a long-haul holiday (once you get there)

Tokyo has been named the best value destination for travel-lovers looking for a far-flung destination that won’t break the bank once they’re there.

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The Met Office issued the warning on Wednesday morning.

Met Office issue severe weather warning for NI

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for Northern Ireland.

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VIDEO: Humanoid robots a step closer as synthetic muscle developed

Humanoid robots are a 'strong' step closer after engineers developed synthetic muscle that can lift a thousand times its own weight.

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What businesses should learn from Ryanair holiday ‘mess’

Ryanair’s failure to plan for pilot holidays is a warning to employers on the risks of effectively managing staff leave, according to a leading HR specialist.

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Castledawson firm wins energy award

A Castledawson building firm has won a national prize for the best energy efficient project in the UK.

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Teenager fined £100 for speeding

A teenage motorist returning from university has been fined £100 for speeding.

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Picture of wreckage on PSNI Cookstown

Shocking image of mangled car after two-vehicle collision revealed

Police have released an image of a mangled car after a two vehicle collision outside Tobermore - as a reminder to the public.
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Fitting tribute to Cookstown runner Fergal Mulgrew one year on from his sudden death

Fitting tribute to Cookstown runner Fergal Mulgrew one year on from his sudden death

Family and friends of a Cookstown man who died suddenly almost a year ago have organised a fitting tribute in his honour.

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Marion Millican  and  Fred McClenaghan

Laundrette shotgun killer Fred McClenaghan finally admits Marion Millican murder

In a dramatic turn of events this afternoon, Co Londonderry man Fred McClenaghan finally admitted his guilt and was jailed for life for the shotgun murder of his former lover 51-year-old Marion Millican.

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VIDEO: Podgy Pooch - 10 stone dog too fat to play fetch loses half its body weight

A 10 stone dog which refused to go on walks and was too fat to play fetch has a new lease of life - after shedding almost HALF its bodyweight.

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Genesis Crafty Managing Director, Brian McErlain, (left) and JP Lyttle, Commercial Director (right) launch the new small cake lines at M&S Sprucefield with Ryan Lemon, M&S Head of Region Northern Ireland and IOM (centre).
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Magherafelt bakery creates 47 new jobs

Genesis Crafty, the Magherafelt based family bakery, is to create 47 new jobs after securing a multi-million pound extension to its existing contract with M&S.

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The Empower project.

Empower Project goes from strength to strength

An innovative Lottery funded initiative in Magherafelt which offers support to families of children with autism, dyslexia and dyspraxia continues to go from strength to strength.

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WIN: pair of VIP tickets to Farmer’s Bash PLUS a meet-and-greet with the stars

WIN: pair of VIP tickets to Farmer’s Bash PLUS a meet-and-greet with the stars

Grab your stetson and your best jiving boots...the biggest country music dance ever is coming to Belfast!

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Chris Murphy pictured leaving the High Court at an earlier appearance

Campaigner loses appeal over route of A6 road near Toome

An ornithologist has failed in a fresh legal bid to stop a new £160 million dual carriageway going through landscape made famous by poet Seamus Heaney.

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This 1 coin is the rarest in circulation according to Change Checker. (Photo: Johnston Press)

REVEALED: The rarest £1 coin you must NOT cash in

The value of the rarest £1 coin in circulation is set to soar when it is taken out of circulation next month.
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