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Today was hottest day this year in Northern Ireland with more sun to follow

Today proved to be the hottest of the year so far in Northern Ireland with temperatures reaching 25 degrees in many parts of the Province.

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‘Protecting from Hidden Harm’

‘Protecting from Hidden Harm’

Agreeing actions to tackle the significant harm many children and young people experience due to parental drug and alcohol misuse was the focus of the ‘Impact: Substance Misuse in the Family’ conference was held in Cookstown by Breakthru.

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The Giant's Causeway was the most popular place to visit in Northern Ireland for tourists in 2016.

IN FULL: NI's top tourist attractions for 2016

The Giant's Causeway has been confirmed as the most popular tourist destination in Northern Ireland in 2016, according to the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (N.I.S.R.A.).
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The heavy rain is expected to arrive in Northern Ireland in the early hours of Saturday.

VIDEO: Torrential rain to hit Northern Ireland this weekend

Northern Ireland is set for torrential rain and possibly thunder and lightning storms this weekend, say the Met Office.

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Barbecues can be fantastic occasions but it's important to be careful when preparing food outside.

VIDEO: How to cook food safely on the BBQ

People all over Northern Ireland will be barbecuing food in their gardens this evening.
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Glentoran players help  fix the net during October's Irish Cup tie against rivals Linfield. Photo: Press Eye

20 of the best #IrishLeagueBehaviour tweets from last season

We love the Irish League. We do. And through the highs and lows of following the local game, there are magic moments which bring big smiles to our faces.
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Who’s that girl? Grieving Donaghmore family’s search to find mother’s singing partner

Who’s that girl? Grieving Donaghmore family’s search to find mother’s singing partner

A Donaghmore family are asking readers to help them identify an unknown singer depicted in a painting alongside their mother, popular musician Ethna McMahon, who died in 2015.

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Hairdressers reaches grand final of L’Oreal Award

Hairdressers reaches grand final of L’Oreal Award

Local hairdressers Lorraine Quinn, Nicola Loughran and Make up artist Andrea Watters, from Surgery Hairdressing in Moy has made it through to the grand final of the L’Oréal Colour Trophy Award 2017.

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Floral tributes to the victims of the Manchester attack

Former Cookstown man treated for shrapnel wounds after Manchester attack

A County Tyrone man injured in the Manchester terror attack is understood to be recovering after undergoing surgery for shrapnel wounds.
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Fine for pensioner doing ‘God’s work’ with knife

A knife-carrying Dungannon pensioner who claimed he was doing God’s work by telling Catholics they were going to hell has escaped a custodial sentence.

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And He’s Off! Mal’s on a mission

And He’s Off! Mal’s on a mission

The owner of Fish and Chip Shop, The Dolphin, Dungannon has set off on his 1500 mile solo charity cycle to the UK’s Top 10 Chippies in a bid to net £15,000 for the Fishermen’s Mission.

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Lucy Evangelista with daughter, Leila and back: husband, Matt McCullough with son Luke pictured at the launch of Centra Run Together.

Calls to run together for charity

Northern Ireland’s leading convenience retailer Centra is calling on people across Tyrone to take part in its popular series of charity family fun runs.

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Ladykillers lined up for the Lyric in adaptation of classic Ealing comedy

Ladykillers lined up for the Lyric in adaptation of classic Ealing comedy

The Ladykillers, the critically acclaimed adaptation of the classic Ealing Comedy by renowned writer Graham Linehan, opens at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast this month.

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GOH hosts Sunday Night at the Musicals

GOH hosts Sunday Night at the Musicals

Tickets are on sale for what’s being billed as the biggest concert the Grand Opera House will have seen in a long time, featuring the combined voices of more than 15 local musical societies presenting ‘Sunday Night At The Musicals’.

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Superstars return to Burnavon

Superstars return to Burnavon

Cookstown Superstars are back to dazzle you with their new musical production ‘Happily Ever After’ at the Burnavon Theatre on Saturday June 10 at 8pm.

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Students created a prayer booklet for the Muiredach Cross Award

Students created a prayer booklet for the Muiredach Cross Award

Students from St Ciaran’s College Ballygawley have been working hard for their Muiredach Cross Award.

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Wood pellets

RHI list: Officials withhold 48 claimants’ names

Although the vast majority of the names of non-domestic RHI claimants have been released, details of some major claimants have been withheld – with little explanation as to the reasons for each decision.

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Pictured at the event is Willie McCoy, Trade Finance, Bank of Ireland, UK, Alan Bridle, UK Economist and Market Analyst, Bank of Ireland UK, Liz McCrory, UK Export Finance Manager at UK Export Finance, Caitriona McNeill Trade Manager, Invest NI, Alastair Kane, Senior Business Manager, Bank of Ireland, UK, Mid- Ulster and Adrian McCutcheon, Telestack, Customer Advocate.

Growing your Business?

Growing your Business - a focus on exporting and trade finance was the title of an event hosted by Bank of Ireland as part of its Enterprise Week initiative (May 12-19).

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Thousands flock to the Continental Market!

Thousands flock to the Continental Market!

Over 20,000 people from all over Ireland visited this year’s Cookstown Continental Market over the weekend.

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Great weather on the horizon

WEATHER: Sun to split the trees - until the weekend

The sun is going to remain over Northern Ireland this evening, tomorrow and Friday.
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