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Belfast Telegraph
Elderly woman targeted in distraction burglary at Ballycastle homehave witnessed anyone behaving suspiciously in the Atlantic Avenue area between
Elderly woman targeted in distraction burglary at Ballycastle home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
have witnessed anyone behaving suspiciously in the Atlantic Avenue area between 12 noon and 1pm to contact detectives in Coleraine on 101 quoting reference number 560 of 27/09/16. "Alternatively if someone would prefer to provide information... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Nothing like a football derby: James Nesbitt issues rallying cry ahead of Coleraine v Ballymena showdownNothing stirs the soul, quite like a footballing derby. And this Saturday is th
Nothing like a football derby: James Nesbitt issues rallying cry ahead of Coleraine v Ballymena showdown
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
Nothing stirs the soul, quite like a footballing derby. And this Saturday is the biggest of them all - Coleraine v Ballymena United. That's the verdict of Northern Ireland actor James Nesbitt. The Cold Feet and Hobbit star has issued a rallying cry... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Just hours after Queen unveils plaque at NI railway halt officials remove itone-day visit she also experienced a steam train journey, enjoying some of our
Just hours after Queen unveils plaque at NI railway halt officials remove it
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
one-day visit she also experienced a steam train journey, enjoying some of our most stunning scenery while travelling from Coleraine to the restored platform at Bellarena. Many people stood at the railway line along the route and cheered as the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'I'll never forget day the specialist told me I had a tumour behind my eye - but you have to fight whatever this life throws at you'Shannon (15), recalls how he woke up with a slight blurring in his left eye and
'I'll never forget day the specialist told me I had a tumour behind my eye - but you have to fight whatever this life throws at you'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
Shannon (15), recalls how he woke up with a slight blurring in his left eye and immediately rang his local Specsavers in Coleraine to book an appointment. Using specialised equipment, optician Jill Cummings spotted signs of a tumour. As an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Justs hours after Queen unveils plaque at NI railway halt officials remove itone-day visit she also experienced a steam train journey, enjoying some of our
Justs hours after Queen unveils plaque at NI railway halt officials remove it
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 hours ago
one-day visit she also experienced a steam train journey, enjoying some of our most stunning scenery while travelling from Coleraine to the restored platform at Bellarena. Many people stood at the railway line along the route and cheered as the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man 'critical' after Coleraine assault - two arrestedA man is in a critical condition in hospital following an assault in Coleraine,
Man 'critical' after Coleraine assault - two arrested
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A man is in a critical condition in hospital following an assault in Coleraine, Co Londonderry. It happened on the Ballycastle Road during the early hours of Monday September 26. At around 1am it was reported that a man, aged in his 50s, was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man in critical condition after Coleraine assault - two arrestedA man is in a critical condition in hospital following an assault in Coleraine,
Man in critical condition after Coleraine assault - two arrested
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A man is in a critical condition in hospital following an assault in Coleraine, Co Londonderry. It happened on the Ballycastle Road during the early hours of Monday September 26. At around 1am it was reported that a man, aged in his 50s, was... Read more
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Farming Life
Super trade for Zwartblescame from the Watson Family selling for 390gns, with fourth priced ewe lamb fro
Super trade for Zwartbles
Farming Life / Posted yesterday
came from the Watson Family selling for 390gns, with fourth priced ewe lamb from the Cashel family selling to W Jeffers, Coleraine, just ahead for 400gns. First prize pair of commercial Zwartbles lambs from Jack Smyth sold for £150 each.... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jimmy Nesbitt gripped by Coleraine cliffhanger against GlenavonActor Jimmy Nesbitt was gripped by a Coleraine cliffhanger at Ballycastle Road.
Jimmy Nesbitt gripped by Coleraine cliffhanger against Glenavon
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Actor Jimmy Nesbitt was gripped by a Coleraine cliffhanger at Ballycastle Road. His local favourites put on a real performance to score twice in the closing stages and snatch a share of the spoils. Waiting in the wings were Jamie McGonigle and... Read more
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The Courier
Payne lands victoryin the saddle since returning from a bad fall. Payne partnered Luke Oliver-tra
Payne lands victory
The Courier / Posted yesterday
in the saddle since returning from a bad fall. Payne partnered Luke Oliver-trained Birds Of Toyko to victory in Sunday’s Coleraine Cup. The success came at just her sixth ride back from the fall, which occurred at Mildura during May. Payne spent... Read more
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The Border Mail
Payne lands victoryin the saddle since returning from a bad fall. Payne partnered Luke Oliver-tra
Payne lands victory
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
in the saddle since returning from a bad fall. Payne partnered Luke Oliver-trained Birds Of Toyko to victory in Sunday’s Coleraine Cup. The success came at just her sixth ride back from the fall, which occurred at Mildura during May. Payne spent... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
NI father brims with pride after daughter gives her dinner to homeless veteranin Los Gatos. He has been working in the golf business for the past 14 years. H
NI father brims with pride after daughter gives her dinner to homeless veteran
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
in Los Gatos. He has been working in the golf business for the past 14 years. He graduated from the University of Ulster's Coleraine campus in business then moved to New York in 2002 and started working at Westchester Country Club. Eddie said when... Read more
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News.com.au
Ban calls after death in Vic jumps raceon Monday called for the Victorian government to outlaw jumps racing after the
Ban calls after death in Vic jumps race
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
on Monday called for the Victorian government to outlaw jumps racing after the death of eight-year-old gelding Arwoc in Coleraine on Sunday. Racing Victoria says the horse is the 18th to die in Victorian jumps races since 2010. The CPR says a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Martinborough Pinot Noir shines in World Top 100 listingsvarietals)• In all, five New Zealand wines made the list, with: Neudorf 2014 Mo
Martinborough Pinot Noir shines in World Top 100 listings
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
varietals)• In all, five New Zealand wines made the list, with: Neudorf 2014 Moutere Chardonnay (11), Te Mata 2013 Coleraine (48), Trinity Hill 2013 Homage Syrah (69), La Collina 2013 Bilancia Syrah (80)• From around 9,000 wines tasted... Read more
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SportsFan
Payne rides Coleraine Cup winnerMore Horse Racing News It's doesn't have the prestige of the Melbourne Cup but
Payne rides Coleraine Cup winner
SportsFan / Posted 2 days ago
More Horse Racing News It's doesn't have the prestige of the Melbourne Cup but the Coleraine Cup is now an important part of Michelle Payne's career. Payne rode Birds Of Tokyo to win Sunday's $30,000 Victorian country feature to claim her first win... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Frankie & Benny's sites set to go on market after closure of four Northern Ireland restaurantshandled by commercial property firm Savills. It includes four Frankie & Benny'
Frankie & Benny's sites set to go on market after closure of four Northern Ireland restaurants
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
handled by commercial property firm Savills. It includes four Frankie & Benny's restaurants, located in Ballymena, Bangor, Coleraine and Londonderry. And Tex-mex restaurant Chiquito at Victoria Square will also become part of the list of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Jailed Northern Irish pensioner admits raping girl in 1970sjailed for even longer after he admitted raping another girl during the 1970s.
Jailed Northern Irish pensioner admits raping girl in 1970s
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
jailed for even longer after he admitted raping another girl during the 1970s. Former part-time handyman Louis Feeny, from Coleraine, was due to go on trial at Antrim Crown Court yesterday on six charges of rape, but defence QC Alan Kane asked that... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Frankie & Benny's closing all restaurants in Northern Ireland - sites set to go on markethandled by commercial property firm Savills. It includes four Frankie & Benny'
Frankie & Benny's closing all restaurants in Northern Ireland - sites set to go on market
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
handled by commercial property firm Savills. It includes four Frankie & Benny's restaurants, located in Ballymena, Bangor, Coleraine and Londonderry. And Tex-mex restaurant Chiquito at Victoria Square will also become part of the list of... Read more
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The Courier
Every raindrop countsmeasurements, says Brad. “There are often huge gaps. One of our rainwatchers r
Every raindrop counts
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
measurements, says Brad. “There are often huge gaps. One of our rainwatchers recorded 51.5mm on September 9 near Coleraine which was hit by the worst flooding in decades. The nearest BoM gauge recorded 43.6mm. “With more gauges recorded,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Coleraine man loses legal bid to get his legal highs backA Coleraine man who issued proceedings in a bid to force police to return so-ca
Coleraine man loses legal bid to get his legal highs back
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
A Coleraine man who issued proceedings in a bid to force police to return so-called legal highs will not be getting the pills back, the Court of Appeal ruled today. Senior judges identified no general public policy grounds for a previous decision... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Pictured: Man cut free from car after it goes over Portstewart promenadeNorthern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service were called to the report of a one veh
Pictured: Man cut free from car after it goes over Portstewart promenade
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service were called to the report of a one vehicle crash. Three fire crews attended from Coleraine, Portstewart and Portrush. Firefighters using cutting equipment freed the man from the car. A Northern Ireland... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Leading Light Awards finalists announcedDistrict Health BoardChristchurch Airport Tourism & Hospitality Robert Harris C
Leading Light Awards finalists announced
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
District Health BoardChristchurch Airport Tourism & Hospitality Robert Harris Café, Greymouth Underworld Adventures Ltd Coleraine Apartments and SuitesACC Workplace Safety Award Robert Caldana Builder Ltd Design Windows West Coast Cuffs... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Pictured: ‘Lucky escape’ as anglers scramble to rocks before boat sinks off Antrim coastescape at the weekend when they managed to scramble to nearby rocks off the Co
Pictured: ‘Lucky escape’ as anglers scramble to rocks before boat sinks off Antrim coast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
escape at the weekend when they managed to scramble to nearby rocks off the Co Antrim coast before their boat capsized. Coleraine Coastguard and Portrush Inshore Lifeboat were involved rescuing the men’s motorboat which broke down and became... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man avoids jail after drugs find in Portrush nightclubreveller who then reported him to door staff, a court has heard. Conan Magee (
Man avoids jail after drugs find in Portrush nightclub
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
reveller who then reported him to door staff, a court has heard. Conan Magee (22), of Antrim Road, Glengormley appeared at Coleraine Magistrates Court for sentencing on charges of possessing Ecstasy with intent to supply as well as possession of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sodden Victoria's wet spring set to continue, flood alerts in placealert as the flood-prone Avoca River slowly rose and threatened to inundate the
Sodden Victoria's wet spring set to continue, flood alerts in place
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
alert as the flood-prone Avoca River slowly rose and threatened to inundate the town. Dozens of homes in Casterton and Coleraine in the south-west were affected by flooding, while the towns of Clunes, Skipton and Carisbrook in central Victoria... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Restoration work begins at lock on Newry CanalCanal takes it a small step closer to vessels being able to travel 100 miles th
Restoration work begins at lock on Newry Canal
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Canal takes it a small step closer to vessels being able to travel 100 miles through Northern Ireland, all the way from Coleraine to Carlingford Lough. The Newry Canal was the first canal to be built in the British Isles when it opened in 1742... Read more
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The Courier
Damage bill from floods just beginningDisaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements will no doubt be welcomed particularl
Damage bill from floods just beginning
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements will no doubt be welcomed particularly in townships like Skipton, Charlton and Coleraine hardest hit by the deluge. But the bigger picture here is the ability for all local government o meet the demands... Read more
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Farming Life
New concerns over Ballykellyto the North West, but potentially at a fraction of the price, and that was to
New concerns over Ballykelly
Farming Life / Posted 9 days ago
to the North West, but potentially at a fraction of the price, and that was to utilise the already vacant DVLA buildings in Coleraine. That has inexplicably just never been considered as an option however. “Over recent days now there have been... Read more
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Farming Life
Causeway Coast and Glen speciality food market provides a taste of NICauseway Coast and Glens Council host a food market in Coleraine on the second
Causeway Coast and Glen speciality food market provides a taste of NI
Farming Life / Posted 9 days ago
Causeway Coast and Glens Council host a food market in Coleraine on the second Saturday of every month. It’s been running since 2006 and now has over 25 speciality food stands. A van with glisteningly fresh fish sits beside Coleraine based... Read more
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Farming Life
Top price of £300 paid for pen of outstanding hoggets at Armoy10, £150. Karl O’Mullan, Rasharkin, 9, £150. Desmond McCollum, Loughguile, 10,
Top price of £300 paid for pen of outstanding hoggets at Armoy
Farming Life / Posted 12 days ago
10, £150. Karl O’Mullan, Rasharkin, 9, £150. Desmond McCollum, Loughguile, 10, £104. Thomas McLaughlin, Dungiven, 12, £110, 12, £106. Nigel McLenaghan, Coleraine, 12, £104. Jonathan Kerr, Coleraine, 11, £108. Auctioneers: Daniel McAlister an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Revealed: Ulster in Bloom competition winners - is your town on the list?best small town, and Cullybackey won first place for large village, as well as
Revealed: Ulster in Bloom competition winners - is your town on the list?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
best small town, and Cullybackey won first place for large village, as well as taking the most-improved title. Elsewhere, Coleraine won best town, Castlecaulfield won the village award and Charlestown won the small village award. There were a... Read more
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The Courier
Victorian floods: State battered with worst September deluge in a centuryand Beer Lounge manager Afton Barber said business was slow but it was due to t
Victorian floods: State battered with worst September deluge in a century
The Courier / Posted 13 days ago
and Beer Lounge manager Afton Barber said business was slow but it was due to the rain rather than the flood. In nearby Coleraine, RSL Club secretary Eileen Broadwood said the town remained in fear the levee would break after the town was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Drone captures massive fire as it engulfs Derry breakers' yardNI Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) was called to the scene of the inferno at th
Drone captures massive fire as it engulfs Derry breakers' yard
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
NI Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) was called to the scene of the inferno at the Higgins Car Dismantlers in Garvagh near Coleraine at around 2pm yesterday. A number of appliances tackled the blaze at the breakers' yard on Belraugh Road to bring... Read more
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The Border Mail
Victorian floods: State battered with worst September deluge in a centuryand Beer Lounge manager Afton Barber said business was slow but it was due to t
Victorian floods: State battered with worst September deluge in a century
The Border Mail / Posted 13 days ago
and Beer Lounge manager Afton Barber said business was slow but it was due to the rain rather than the flood. In nearby Coleraine, RSL Club secretary Eileen Broadwood said the town remained in fear the levee would break after the town was... Read more
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The Age
The big wet: State battered with worst September deluge in a centuryand Beer Lounge manager Afton Barber said business was slow but it was due to t
The big wet: State battered with worst September deluge in a century
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
and Beer Lounge manager Afton Barber said business was slow but it was due to the rain rather than the flood. In nearby Coleraine, RSL Club secretary Eileen Broadwood said the town remained in fear the levee would break after the town was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
500 scrap cars burn as blaze engulfs Derry breakers' yardNI Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) was called to the scene of the inferno at th
500 scrap cars burn as blaze engulfs Derry breakers' yard
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
NI Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) was called to the scene of the inferno at the Higgins Car Dismantlers in Garvagh near Coleraine at around 2pm yesterday. A number of appliances tackled the blaze at the breakers' yard on Belraugh Road to bring... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Uncertain' times ahead for Victorian towns on swelling riversNews: Iskhandar Razak) Mr Lapsley said a number of towns remained on alert. "
'Uncertain' times ahead for Victorian towns on swelling rivers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
News: Iskhandar Razak) Mr Lapsley said a number of towns remained on alert. "Earlier in the week it was Casterton and Coleraine, and we've worked through that and Coleraine has had more water around their community and are dealing quite well,"... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hamilton flood threat recedes but Victoria's rivers still overflowingVictoria overnight as the levels in McCallum Creek began to rise and the local
Hamilton flood threat recedes but Victoria's rivers still overflowing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Victoria overnight as the levels in McCallum Creek began to rise and the local primary school was closed for the day. Dozens of homes in Casterton and Coleraine were affected when flooding hit the towns in the state's south-west over the w... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The big wet: Flooding across the south-westmuch of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee t
The big wet: Flooding across the south-west
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
much of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee to stop any properties getting damaged. At Coleraine, water levels are now receding after 20mm of rain overnight. SES crews were closely monitoring water levels in the... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The big wet: Flooding across the south-westmuch of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee t
The big wet: Flooding across the south-west
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
much of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee to stop any properties getting damaged. At Coleraine, water levels are now receding after 20mm of rain overnight. SES crews were closely monitoring water levels in the... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The big wet: Flooding across the south-westmuch of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee t
The big wet: Flooding across the south-west
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
much of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee to stop any properties getting damaged. At Coleraine, water levels are now receding after 20mm of rain overnight. SES crews were closely monitoring water levels in the... Read more
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The Young Witness
The big wet: Flooding across the south-westmuch of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee t
The big wet: Flooding across the south-west
The Young Witness / Posted 14 days ago
much of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee to stop any properties getting damaged. At Coleraine, water levels are now receding after 20mm of rain overnight. SES crews were closely monitoring water levels in the... Read more
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Western Advocate
The big wet: Flooding across the south-westmuch of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee t
The big wet: Flooding across the south-west
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
much of the Russells Creek walking trail is under water, he expects the levee to stop any properties getting damaged. At Coleraine, water levels are now receding after 20mm of rain overnight. SES crews were closely monitoring water levels in the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Evacuations ordered in Victoria's south-west as river risesopportunity to voluntarily leave their homes if they wish to," Horsham's deputy
Evacuations ordered in Victoria's south-west as river rises
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
opportunity to voluntarily leave their homes if they wish to," Horsham's deputy incident controller Craig Brittain said. Dozens of homes in Casterton and Coleraine were affected when flooding hit the towns in the state's south-west over the week... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Flooding can't wash away country kindnesscountry spirit When daylight broke on Friday morning, Tegan Beaton rose to a t
Flooding can't wash away country kindness
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
country spirit When daylight broke on Friday morning, Tegan Beaton rose to a torrent of water flowing through her home in Coleraine, in south-west Victoria. It was her daughter's second birthday, but instead of blowing out candles, the doting... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Heavy rain leaves Victoria soggy, flood warnings in placeto clear away to the east as the morning progresses pretty quickly and most of
Heavy rain leaves Victoria soggy, flood warnings in place
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
to clear away to the east as the morning progresses pretty quickly and most of it should be gone by mid-to-late morning." Dozens of homes in Casterton and Coleraine were affected when flooding hit the towns in the state's south-west over the weeke... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Garvagh blaze: Cars on fire at Belraugh Road yardin the Belraugh Road area of Garvagh. The NIFRS said it received a call at 2:0
Garvagh blaze: Cars on fire at Belraugh Road yard
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
in the Belraugh Road area of Garvagh. The NIFRS said it received a call at 2:06pm on Tuesday. Six fire appliances from Coleraine, Dungiven, Maghera, Ballymoney and Limavady Fire Stations are in attendance along with a water tanker from Pomeroy... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Portadown hearing over points deduction sanction adjournedterms imposed until next June. The Ports, however, were suspended from playing
Portadown hearing over points deduction sanction adjourned
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
terms imposed until next June. The Ports, however, were suspended from playing their Danske Bank Premiership opener at Coleraine after failing to pay the £5,000 fine on time. An initial cheque to the Irish FA was believed to have ‘bounced’,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Man claimed he abused Muslims over 'fears for young son's future'"because of Islamic things in the world", a court has heard. Samuel Marshall M
Man claimed he abused Muslims over 'fears for young son's future'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
"because of Islamic things in the world", a court has heard. Samuel Marshall Martin (47), a caretaker from Windsor Avenue, Coleraine, was handed probation for a year and ordered to carry out 80 hours community service. He had been charged with... Read more
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The Courier
Heavy rain soaks Victoria | Live radarbeen lashed by rain in recent days - will cop the worst of the weather. The SE
Heavy rain soaks Victoria | Live radar
The Courier / Posted 15 days ago
been lashed by rain in recent days - will cop the worst of the weather. The SES is again sandbagging at Casterton and Coleraine in preparation for further flooding that's expected to hit the two towns this week. Click on the photo for more.... Read more
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