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Omagh bomb victim: I’ll take on Sinn Fein in McElduff’s old seat

A man who lost his wife in the Omagh bombing has said he would be prepared to stand against Sinn Fein in a battle to take control of the seat vacated by ex-MP Barry McElduff.

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Adam McLean in action in the Supertwin class at the Ulster Grand Prix in 2017.

MOTORCYCLING: McLean fired up by Supertwin boost

Up and coming road racing prospect Adam McLean has set his sights on ruffling the feathers of the established big guns this year at the international meetings.

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Heavy snow on the A8 at Ballyboley on Tuesday

Twenty-five crashes by rush hour as NI braces for more snow

More snowy conditions are expected in the days ahead after icy flurries gripped the Province on Tuesday, with a spate of road crashes taking place amid the wintry weather.

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The best way to defrost your car windscreen in icy weather

The best way to defrost your car windscreen in icy weather

We're in the grip of wintry conditions – and many drivers will wake up to a winter wonderland tomorrow.

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Gary McCoy receives the David Wood Scholarship award from Lee Wood.

Newcomer Gary McCoy ‘honoured’ by Davy Wood recognition

Promising young short circuit rider Gary McCoy has won the prestigious Davy Wood Scholarship.

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There was snowfall right across Northern Ireland on Tuesday. (Photo: Press Eye/Darren Kidd)

TRAVEL ALERT: Snow affecting bus services in mid-Ulster

Translink has said snowfall is affecting services in Magherafelt and Cookstown areas.

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Craigavon Emergency Department ‘worst yet’ amid calls for immediate action

Ambulances squeezed into the arrival bay at Craigavon Hospital’s Emergency Department last night in what was described as ‘the worst yet’ by one local politician.

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Enda Lynn takes on Armagh's Mark Shields  during Sunday's McKenna Cup match played at the Athletic Grounds, Armagh. (Picture Margaret McLaughlin)

DERRY GAA: “Monstrous” amount of work to do before League - McErlain

Derry manager declared himself content with his side’s performance in the McKenna Cup but stressed they are under no illusions about the “monstrous” amount of work to do ahead of the league opener with Westmeath.

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Winston Pinkerton RSPBANI President. Pic by John Kelly

Touch of Tartan to support BHF

The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association Northern Ireland Branch (RSPBANI) will present the President’s charity concert - ‘A Touch of Tartan’ - in the Island Hall, Lagan Valley Island, Lisburn on Friday, February 16 (8pm).

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PSNI update

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road closed after one-vehicle crash

Police have advised that a County Tyrone road has been closed due to a one-vehicle crash.

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A yellow warning for snow is in place until tea-time on Wednesday

Up to four inches of snow expected in parts of Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland is expected to experience snowfall on Tuesday and Wednesday, leading up to some very blustery conditions by Wednesday night.

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Appeal for information following assault

One arrest after serious assault in Magherafelt

One person was arrested following a serious assault in Magherafelt town centre at the weekend.

Crime
Armagh will meet Donegal in the McKenna Cup semi-final on Wednesday night.

McKENNA CUP: Armagh into last four after defeating Derry

Bank of Ireland Dr. McKenna Cup, Section B

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A hardy walker makes the best of the weather in Killyleagh before a forecasted cold snap moves in on Monday

Snow and ice could last all week across NI

The Met Office has warned that ice and snow could be a feature of untreated roads and footpaths across Northern Ireland from Monday evening for the rest of the week.

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Police issue warning over scam phone calls

Police issue warning over scam phone calls

Police in Omagh have issued a warning over a telephone scam

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Bucky lampshade - design feature of 2018?

Bucky lampshade - design feature of 2018?

Police got a little more than they bargained for during a series of house searches in the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon area.

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Suspected drink driver arrested

Suspected drink driver arrested

Police arrested a suspected drink driver in Coalisland on Friday after their vehclle mounted the pavement.

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Damien McLaughlin

McLaughlin trial date to be set

A trial date is to be set in a fortnight for a man charged in connection with the murder of prison officer David Black.

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Magherafelt Courthouse

Man took partner’s car to get her a present

A man who took his partner’s car without permission to get her a gift, appeared at Magherafelt Magistrates Court.

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