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North-West Evening Mail
Woman sentenced after driving the wrong way down the M6defence lawyer Lucy Wright said the defendant was sorry for what had been a "ca
Woman sentenced after driving the wrong way down the M6
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
defence lawyer Lucy Wright said the defendant was sorry for what had been a "catastrophic driving error". McClelland, of Londonderry, Northern Ireland, was given a suspended prison sentence and banned from the road for 18 months. Recorder... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Job fears as Frankie and Benny's plans to axe four restaurantsit is to close four of its Northern Ireland restaurants. Frankie & Benny's res
Job fears as Frankie and Benny's plans to axe four restaurants
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
it is to close four of its Northern Ireland restaurants. Frankie & Benny's restaurants in Ballymena, Coleraine and Londonderry and the Victoria Square branch of Chiquito's are among those set to close along with 30 other sites across the... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Middletown police seeking suspect for Rite-Aid robbery in Juneshow, police said. The complaint lists an address for Perry at the Pine Manor
Middletown police seeking suspect for Rite-Aid robbery in June
The Press and Journal / Posted 19 hours ago
show, police said. The complaint lists an address for Perry at the Pine Manor mobile home park on East Harrisburg Pike in Londonderry Township, but Perry has not lived there for some time, according to the complaint. According to court records,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dublin boy, 13, dies after motorbike crash in Co LondonderryA 13-year-old boy has died following a crash involving a motorbike in County Lo
Dublin boy, 13, dies after motorbike crash in Co Londonderry
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 hours ago
A 13-year-old boy has died following a crash involving a motorbike in County Londonderry. Daniel Sheridan, from Dublin, was injured at a motocross track in Magilligan outside Limavady on Thursday. Bystanders had worked to try and save him. He was... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Boy, 13, dies after motorbike crash in Co LondonderryA 13-year-old boy has died following a crash involving a motorbike in County Lo
Boy, 13, dies after motorbike crash in Co Londonderry
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 20 hours ago
A 13-year-old boy has died following a crash involving a motorbike in County Londonderry. He was injured at a motocross track in Magilligan on Thursday. He was airlifted to Altnagelvin Hospital but could not be saved. Sinn Fein Assembly member... Read more
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NJ.com
Trump's big immigration reversal shaped by Christie, Giuliani sayswho have come here to this country illegally, have come here because they want
Trump's big immigration reversal shaped by Christie, Giuliani says
NJ.com / Posted yesterday
who have come here to this country illegally, have come here because they want to work," said Christie at a town hall in Londonderry, N.H. that same month. "Because they want to support themselves, they want to support their families." On... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UK investor initiates bid for Gaelectric wind farms in Republic and Northern Ireland worth up to £590mand bioenergy, as well as energy trading. Earlier this year, the firm opened a
UK investor initiates bid for Gaelectric wind farms in Republic and Northern Ireland worth up to £590m
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
and bioenergy, as well as energy trading. Earlier this year, the firm opened a 12 megawatt wind farm at Monnaboy in Co Londonderry. Gaelectric previously set a target of having 400 megawatts of working wind farms by 2017. It is understood... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Boy (14) charged over Derry defibrillator vandalismboy is to appear in court charged with offences in relation to a defibrillator
Boy (14) charged over Derry defibrillator vandalism
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
boy is to appear in court charged with offences in relation to a defibrillator being ripped from a wall and thrown in Londonderry. In the early hours of Sunday, a defibrillator was removed from its storage container on the wall of a Church... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Roma Downey's $100m Ben Hur remake is box office bombfollowing the financial failure and critical lambasting of her big screen remak
Roma Downey's $100m Ben Hur remake is box office bomb
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
following the financial failure and critical lambasting of her big screen remake of the biblical epic Ben-Hur. The Londonderry-born actress and producer was "walking on air" less than a fortnight ago after being inducted into the Hollywood... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland pupils delighted as GCSE set standard for UK achievementgo to sixth year. They all went to tech. Shaun McNutt (16), one A, five Bs, th
Northern Ireland pupils delighted as GCSE set standard for UK achievement
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
go to sixth year. They all went to tech. Shaun McNutt (16), one A, five Bs, three Cs, one D, Oakgrove Integrated College, Londonderry I haven’t decided what career path I am going to go down yet, but I am coming back to study for my A-levels. I’m... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Motocross accident boy (13) airlifted to hospital in Northern IrelandA 13-year-old boy was seriously ill in hospital in Londonderry last night after
Motocross accident boy (13) airlifted to hospital in Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A 13-year-old boy was seriously ill in hospital in Londonderry last night after being airlifted from the scene of a motorbike accident on the north coast. Two helicopters were sent to the incident at the motocross track at Bellarena near Limavady... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
N.Y. teen slips, falls down Hamilton Falls in Vermont, dies at hospitaland Rescue, responders to the scene included Jamaica Fire and Rescue, Townshend
N.Y. teen slips, falls down Hamilton Falls in Vermont, dies at hospital
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
and Rescue, responders to the scene included Jamaica Fire and Rescue, Townshend Fire and Rescue, Wardsboro Fire and Rescue, Londonderry Ambulance, Londonderry Rescue, Windham Fire, Rescue Inc. and the Brattleboro Fire Department Dive... Read more
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Bennington Banner
N.Y. teen slips, falls down Hamilton Falls in Jamaica, dies at hospitaland Rescue, responders to the scene included Jamaica Fire and Rescue, Townshend
N.Y. teen slips, falls down Hamilton Falls in Jamaica, dies at hospital
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
and Rescue, responders to the scene included Jamaica Fire and Rescue, Townshend Fire and Rescue, Wardsboro Fire and Rescue, Londonderry Ambulance, Londonderry Rescue, Windham Fire, Rescue Inc. and the Brattleboro Fire Department Dive... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY teen dies after falling down Vt. waterfallthe day at the falls," said Chief Dana West, Jamaica Fire Department. Dive and
NY teen dies after falling down Vt. waterfall
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
the day at the falls," said Chief Dana West, Jamaica Fire Department. Dive and rescue teams assisted crews from Jamaica, Londonderry, Brattleboro and beyond in responding to the call of a possible drowning at the falls. "Basically, we found a... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Teen slips, falls down Hamilton Falls in JamaicaChief of Jamaica Fire and Rescue, responders to the scene included: Jamaica Fir
Teen slips, falls down Hamilton Falls in Jamaica
Bennington Banner / Posted yesterday
Chief of Jamaica Fire and Rescue, responders to the scene included: Jamaica Fire and Rescue, Wardsboro Fire and Rescue, Londonderry Ambulance, Londonderry Rescue, Windham Fire, Rescue Inc., Brattleboro Fire Department Dive Team. The name is not... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Driver damages entrance to Sunset Parkwas wearing his seat belt and was not injured. The wall damage will cost about
Driver damages entrance to Sunset Park
The Press and Journal / Posted yesterday
was wearing his seat belt and was not injured. The wall damage will cost about $3,000 to repair, said Steve Letavic, Londonderry Township manager. “One of our public works employees cleaned the bricks off the roadway and made the area safe... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Magilligan crash: Boy (13) seriously injured after motorbike collision airlifted to Derry's Altnagelvin HospitalA 13-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a motorbike crash in Magilligan
Magilligan crash: Boy (13) seriously injured after motorbike collision airlifted to Derry's Altnagelvin Hospital
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
A 13-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a motorbike crash in Magilligan, Co Londonderry. The boy was airlifted to Derry's Altnagelvin Hospital and underwent emergency surgery. Two helicopters, one from the coastguard in Prestwick and an... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
In pictures: Mundesley beach nominated as one of the best in the countryLetting’s website. It currently sits in second place with 19 per cent of the vo
In pictures: Mundesley beach nominated as one of the best in the country
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Letting’s website. It currently sits in second place with 19 per cent of the vote, behind Portstewart Strand in County Londonderry with 46 per cent of the vote. Geoff from village website Mundesley.org, said: “Our beach is well-known for its... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Courteney Cox: my regrets at cosmetic workFriends star (52) also confirmed that she is still in a relationship with Snow
Courteney Cox: my regrets at cosmetic work
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Friends star (52) also confirmed that she is still in a relationship with Snow Patrol's Johnny McDaid (40), who's from Londonderry. She opened up about her changing appearance while joining adventurer Bear Grylls on a gruelling trip to the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
New sitcom Derry Girls set at fag end of Troubles4 sitcom set in Northern Ireland will tell the story of a teenager set against
New sitcom Derry Girls set at fag end of Troubles
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
4 sitcom set in Northern Ireland will tell the story of a teenager set against the background of the late Troubles in Londonderry. Derry Girls was penned by local writer Lisa McGee and inspired by her own experiences growing up as a teenager... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Popular Irish priest Laurence Higgins dies aged 87 in FloridaA Co Londonderry-born priest who emigrated to become the most high-profile cler
Popular Irish priest Laurence Higgins dies aged 87 in Florida
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
A Co Londonderry-born priest who emigrated to become the most high-profile clergyman in the US city of Tampa in Florida has died aged 87. Monsignor Laurence E Higgins was 87 when he died yesterday at his rectory home at St Lawrence Catholic Church,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Invasion of giant house spiders in Northern Ireland but fear not they're harmlesswith Northern Ireland users sharing their terrifying tales of late night encoun
Invasion of giant house spiders in Northern Ireland but fear not they're harmless
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
with Northern Ireland users sharing their terrifying tales of late night encounters with mega arachnids. One person in Londonderry said: "Heard my sister scream in her room, ran in and there was a huge spider on the wall so I ran out and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Grieving Stevie Martin family's fury after burglars target tragic musician's Derry homeThe family of late Derry musician Stevie Martin have called the theft of musica
Grieving Stevie Martin family's fury after burglars target tragic musician's Derry home
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
The family of late Derry musician Stevie Martin have called the theft of musical instruments from his home in Londonderry "deplorable." Mr Martin, known by his stage name Rainy Boy Sleep, was found dead on a Co Sligo beach on August 13 after going... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Teenager's life during The Troubles backdrop to new Channel 4 sitcomdowns of her life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school an
Teenager's life during The Troubles backdrop to new Channel 4 sitcom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
downs of her life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school and body insecurities. McGee, who grew up in Londonderry at that time, said: "Anything set during the Troubles tends to be a bit grim and bleak, but that just wasn't my... Read more
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Irish Examiner
New comedies are in the pipeline at Channel 4of Erin’s life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school and b
New comedies are in the pipeline at Channel 4
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
of Erin’s life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school and body insecurities. McGee, who grew up in Londonderry, said: “Anything set during the Troubles tends to be a bit grim and bleak, but that just wasn’t my experience of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Late musician Stephen Martin's instruments stolenwas still ongoing. Martin, 29, who performed under the stage name Rainy Boy Sl
Late musician Stephen Martin's instruments stolen
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
was still ongoing. Martin, 29, who performed under the stage name Rainy Boy Sleep, was last seen alive in Londonderry in late July and his car was later found near Fanad lighthouse in Co Donegal. His body was discovered on Strand... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Derry Girls: Teenager's life during The Troubles backdrop to new Channel 4 sitcomdowns of her life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school an
Derry Girls: Teenager's life during The Troubles backdrop to new Channel 4 sitcom
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
downs of her life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school and body insecurities. McGee, who grew up in Londonderry at that time, said: "Anything set during the Troubles tends to be a bit grim and bleak, but that just wasn't my... Read more
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The News and Star
Teenager's life during The Troubles backdrop to new Channel 4 sitcomdowns of her life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school an
Teenager's life during The Troubles backdrop to new Channel 4 sitcom
The News and Star / Posted 2 days ago
downs of her life, including romantic and family dramas, conflicts at school and body insecurities. McGee, who grew up in Londonderry at that time, said: "Anything set during the Troubles tends to be a bit grim and bleak, but that just wasn't my... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Merlot and Flash Gourd’n Release party in Hershey SaturdayLONDONDERRY TWP., Pa. -- On Saturday, the annual Merlot and Flash Gourd'n Relea
Merlot and Flash Gourd’n Release party in Hershey Saturday
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
LONDONDERRY TWP., Pa. -- On Saturday, the annual Merlot and Flash Gourd'n Release party will be held at the Vineyard and Brewery at Hershey. The release party will feature Pumpkin Ale and Merlot. Guests can also enjoy several food vendors, a... Read more
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The Press and Journal
23 Years Ago:shoes. Here, Ginny Murtoff, owner of the Middletown Shoe Store, 10 S. Union St.
23 Years Ago:
The Press and Journal / Posted 3 days ago
shoes. Here, Ginny Murtoff, owner of the Middletown Shoe Store, 10 S. Union St., sizes up Stephanie Teeple, who is entering Londonderry Elementary School. Stephanie’s mom, Susan, with baby brother Alexander in tow, smiles her approval. From The... Read more
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The Press and Journal
Homeowners group wants to buy islands from York Haven Powertwo Susquehanna River islands, an association representative said. Association
Homeowners group wants to buy islands from York Haven Power
The Press and Journal / Posted 3 days ago
two Susquehanna River islands, an association representative said. Association leaders will discuss their plans with Londonderry Township supervisors during the Sept. 6 meeting if the township grants the request to be placed on the agenda.... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Heatwave warning after Surrey basks in temperatures of 30Cmaking it officially the hottest place in the UK. Heathrow has recorded a top
Heatwave warning after Surrey basks in temperatures of 30C
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
making it officially the hottest place in the UK. Heathrow has recorded a top temperature of 31 °C so far today while in Londonderry they've only reached 13.7 °C! Steve Willington, Chief Operational Meteorologist at the Met Office, said: "Much... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Improved results put spring in step of care giant Four Seasonscompany sold three homes in Northern Ireland - in Antrim, Ballynahinch and in A
Improved results put spring in step of care giant Four Seasons
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
company sold three homes in Northern Ireland - in Antrim, Ballynahinch and in Armagh - and closed a fourth in Garvagh, Co Londonderry. The disposals leave them with 58 properties here. The firm, which has been stung by a cut in local authority... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Rally-driver Rhys Yates conquers Ulster to win young achievers awardin such a way that they were awarded the Philip White Young Achievers Award in
Rally-driver Rhys Yates conquers Ulster to win young achievers award
Derbyshire Times / Posted 3 days ago
in such a way that they were awarded the Philip White Young Achievers Award in recognition of their performance at the Londonderry-based event. “It was a real honour to have our efforts honoured in this way,” said the 22-year-old Yates at the... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
NH teachers earn Presidential Award of ExcellenceOF THE PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE I MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE TEACHING. RO
NH teachers earn Presidential Award of Excellence
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 3 days ago
OF THE PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE I MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE TEACHING. ROBI ELLWOOD AND ANNE GAFFNEY ARE AMONG 213 TEACHERS RECEIVING THE AWARD THIS YEAR. ELLWOOD TEACHES EIGHTH GRADE SCIENCE AT RYE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL AND LONDONDERR... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Leaders talk dirty water at meetingmentioning the recent perfluorooctanoic acid - or PFOA - contamination affectin
Leaders talk dirty water at meeting
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
mentioning the recent perfluorooctanoic acid - or PFOA - contamination affecting Litchfield, Merrimack, Bedford and part of Londonderry, which has been attributed to the use of the chemical by Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics in Merrimack. From... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Allstate planning to grow Northern Ireland operationsdo for the corporation - opportunities in legal services, the finance and accou
Allstate planning to grow Northern Ireland operations
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
do for the corporation - opportunities in legal services, the finance and accounting side of things," Mr Healy said. The Londonderry-born company boss also said Brexit remains constantly on the agenda at Allstate. In a Belfast Telegraph... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Revealed: Which Ulster county is the most miserable in Ireland?and pride in Irish heritage. For their connection to national identity, Northe
Revealed: Which Ulster county is the most miserable in Ireland?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
and pride in Irish heritage. For their connection to national identity, Northern Ireland counties took the top four spots. Londonderry had the highest ranking, but Fermanagh had the lowest overall. Derry also had the highest ranking for well-being... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Heartbroken mum of soldier killed by IRA bomb 30 years ago unveils memorial in his nameDavies, the second victim, was 24 and was on his third tour of duty in Northern
Heartbroken mum of soldier killed by IRA bomb 30 years ago unveils memorial in his name
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Davies, the second victim, was 24 and was on his third tour of duty in Northern Ireland. He was married to a woman from Londonderry and, at the time, it was reported that the couple were expecting their second child a week after he w... Read more
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Western Weekender
Labor rallies the troops on health fundinghelp put pressure on the NSW Government to fund upgrades for Nepean Hospital.
Labor rallies the troops on health funding
Western Weekender / Posted 4 days ago
help put pressure on the NSW Government to fund upgrades for Nepean Hospital. At the hospital on Monday, State Member for Londonderry Prue Car and Federal Member for Lindsay Emma Husar, announced they are pulling all of their people power... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Police on hunt for vandal who 'smashed to pieces' life-saving defibrillatora shop beside where the medical equipment was placed have slammed the person re
Police on hunt for vandal who 'smashed to pieces' life-saving defibrillator
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
a shop beside where the medical equipment was placed have slammed the person responsible and asked members of the public in Londonderry to help police track them down. Footage taken from a security camera appears to show a man removing the... Read more
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Christian Today
President of Ireland calls for 'outrages' against Protestants to be rememberedIrish President Michael D Higgins at the funeral mass of former Bishop Edward D
President of Ireland calls for 'outrages' against Protestants to be remembered
Christian Today / Posted 5 days ago
Irish President Michael D Higgins at the funeral mass of former Bishop Edward Daly at St Eugene's Cathedral in Londonderry, Northern Ireland earlier this month The President of Ireland has called on the population to remember the "outrages"... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Co Derry kitchen firm boss eager to expand into GB marketThe boss of a luxury kitchen company in Co Londonderry which featured on Channe
Co Derry kitchen firm boss eager to expand into GB market
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
The boss of a luxury kitchen company in Co Londonderry which featured on Channel 4's Grand Designs says he's ready to grab the GB market by the horns. Coleraine businessman Willie Oliver - who runs high-end kitchen manufacturing company, Exorna -... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Neil Hannon in estate of grace as 11th album due for releaseLondonderry-born singer Neil Hannon has said he has finally found his "personal
Neil Hannon in estate of grace as 11th album due for release
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Londonderry-born singer Neil Hannon has said he has finally found his "personal foreverland" living on a country estate and helping to run an animal rescue charity. The man behind The Divine Comedy is due to release 11th album Foreverland next... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
CCTV footage shows moment life-saving defibrillator is damaged after being removed and thrown in Derryreleased which shows the moment a live-saving defibrillator was damaged after i
CCTV footage shows moment life-saving defibrillator is damaged after being removed and thrown in Derry
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
released which shows the moment a live-saving defibrillator was damaged after it was removed from the wall and thrown in Londonderry. Police are appealing for witnesses after it was damaged outside Curry's Spar in Church Meadow during the early... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Life-saving defibrillator damaged after being removed and thrown in DerryA life-saving defibrillator has been damaged after it was removed from the wall
Life-saving defibrillator damaged after being removed and thrown in Derry
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
A life-saving defibrillator has been damaged after it was removed from the wall and thrown in Londonderry. Police are appealing for witnesses after it was damaged in Church Meadow during the early hours of Sunday August 21. It was reported that at... Read more
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Rutland Herald
VAST voices concern over bad winterto supplement those who have put in years or even decades keeping the sport ali
VAST voices concern over bad winter
Rutland Herald / Posted 6 days ago
to supplement those who have put in years or even decades keeping the sport alive. Samantha Vertefeuille, 26, of Londonderry, appeared to be one of the youngest people at the meeting. While she said she wasn�t sure how to attract younger... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Kieran driving ahead with his trucking career as friends post A-level results on social mediaWhile his peers were receiving their A-level results yesterday, a teenager from
Kieran driving ahead with his trucking career as friends post A-level results on social media
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
While his peers were receiving their A-level results yesterday, a teenager from Londonderry was happily driving his lorry. Kieran McCauley turned 19 on July 10, and by that stage was already behind the wheel of his DAF truck, hauling fuel in its... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Looking back at the week in newsplaces. The roster also includes more than a few local players - guys from Nas
Looking back at the week in news
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
places. The roster also includes more than a few local players - guys from Nashua, Hudson, Brookline, Merrimack, Windham, Londonderry and Manchester. The Knights took their fans on a nice ride this summer and got hot at the right time. We hope... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sister's relief over Bloody Sunday probe developmentThe sister of one of the people killed in Londonderry on Bloody Sunday said it
Sister's relief over Bloody Sunday probe development
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
The sister of one of the people killed in Londonderry on Bloody Sunday said it was with a sigh of relief that she received the news that all of the paratroopers involved have been questioned by the police. In total, eight soldiers were quizzed, but... Read more
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