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Cookstown 100: Derek Sheils on Superbike pole

Derek Sheils will start the Superbike races from pole at the Cookstown 100 after topping the times in practice from Derek McGee.

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William Dunlop won the non-championship Supersport invitational race at the Cookstown 100 on Friday evening.

Cookstown 100: William Dunlop edges Supersport thriller

William Dunlop came out on top of a thrilling invitational Supersport race at the KDM Hire Cookstown 100 on Friday evening following a scintillating duel with Derek McGee.
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Derek Sheils is the race favourite on the Cookstown B.E. Suzuki in the Superbike class at the Cookstown 100.

Cookstown 100: Big guns primed for Orritor battle

The new Irish road racing season rolls on with the KDM Hire Cookstown 100 as a quality line-up prepares to battle for honours around the 2.1-mile Orritor course.

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Guy Martin on the Honda Racing Fireblade at Castle Combe.

Guy Martin: No substitute for real road racing

Guy Martin says there is no substitute for pure road racing as the Honda rider continues his preparations for the Isle of Man TT.
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Scotch Street Dungannon

Dungannon air pollution at dangerous levels

Two residential areas in the Dungannon area have broken toxic air pollution targets, it has been revealed.

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Which type of friend are you?

Organiser, Oracle, Elephant, Maverick, or Steady Eddie ... which friend are you?

The average adult has 40 friends - and they fall into one of eight categories, according to new research.

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New research from the NSPCC has found that four out of five children felt social media companies arent doing enough to shield them from upsetting, dangerous, and adult content.

Four in five kids feel social media companies are failing to protect them

Social media companies aren’t doing enough to protect young adults, according to new research from the NSPCC.

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Mid Ulster MP Francie Molloy has welcomed news of funding for a Cookstown by-pass

‘Time for truth’ about Loughgall - Molloy

Mid Ulster MP Francie Molloy, has called for full disclosure on the British Government’s input to and knowledge of the operation that lead to the deaths of nine men in Loughgall thirty years ago.

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Police urged to tackle ‘litany of crimes’ plaguing housing estate

Police urged to tackle ‘litany of crimes’ plaguing housing estate

Police have been urged to do more to tackle a ‘litany of crimes’ plaguing a housing estate in Dungannon, amid fears that further violence will be perpetrated against residents.

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Fivemiletown hit and run driver risks jail sentence

Fivemiletown hit and run driver risks jail sentence

A Fivemiletown man has been warned that he is in danger of going to jail after pleading guilty to a hit and run.

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Northern Ireland defender Aaron Hughes

Hearts boss intent on keeping NI defender Aaron Hughes

Hearts head coach Ian Cathro 
is adamant Northern Ireland international Aaron Hughes’ continued injury woes will not alter his plan to offer the veteran defender a new deal.

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Fancy connecting to natural gas?

Fancy connecting to natural gas?

A natural gas information evening is to be held in the Portmor Bar and Restaurant on May 9 from 7pm – 9.30pm where residents and business owners in Blackwatertown can find out more about connecting to natural gas as well as the opportunity to win a free gas boiler.

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IT trainees enjoy McCloskey tour

IT trainees enjoy McCloskey tour

A group of Level 2 Cambridge Diploma IT trainees from South West College travelled to McCloskey International in Coalisland to discover more about the crushing and screening plants they design and manufacture, the trainees also learned of the potential Engineering and IT jobs that are available within the company.

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Muse and Biffy Clyro lined up for Vital

Muse and Biffy Clyro lined up for Vital

It has been announced that Muse will headline Belfast Vital on August 23 at Belfast’s Boucher Road Playing Fields with tickets going on sale next Friday, May 5 at 9am.

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Stock classroom image. Dozens of schools with 'sustainability issues' have been identified by the Education Authority in their 2017/18 action plan

IN FULL: Schools at risk of closure across Northern Ireland

Dozens of schools across Northern Ireland are facing ‘sustainability issues’ and may be in line for closure or amalgamation with other schools, according to a new action plan published by the Education Authority (EA).

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Italian road racer Dario Cecconi's remains were escorted around the Tandragee 100 circuit by motorcyclists and fans during a tribute lap on Thursday night.

Tribute lap held in memory of Italian racer Dario Cecconi

A tribute lap in memory of Italian racer Dario Cecconi was held on Thursday night at the Tandragee 100 course where he lost his life in a crash last Saturday.

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Maeve is crowned Tyrone Champion

Maeve is crowned Tyrone Champion

Eason is delighted to announce that Maeve Fegan (age 11) from St. John’s Primary School, Moy is the winner of the Tyrone County Bee.

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Franco Van der Merwe

ULSTER RUGBY: Van der Merwe wants big finish against Ospreys

South African lock Franco van der Merwe is hoping Saturday won’t be his last meaningful game in an Ulster shirt.

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Emeli Sande set to play headliner at CuHSq

Emeli Sande set to play headliner at CuHSq

Scottish singer-songwriter Emeli Sandé has revealed that she will be performing a headline show at CHSq on Wednesday August 16.

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