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SKY News
Airbus to partner with Canada's Bombardierahead following what has been a dark time for staff and management. "I hope th
SKY News / Posted an hour ago
ahead following what has been a dark time for staff and management. "I hope this will safeguard the C Series programme." East Belfast MP Gavin Robinson added: "Over the last four months, our focus has been the Belfast workforce and securing a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Storm Ophelia live updates: Man dies clearing fallen tree with chainsaw - 360,000 without power- 360,000 without power Presseye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 16th October 2
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 hours ago
- 360,000 without power Presseye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 16th October 2017 The scene on the Albertbridge in East Belfast after the front of a building collapsed as Hurricane Ophelia begins to batter the city. Photo by Matt... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Charter NI boss Stitt threatens to sue Alliance man in row over what rank he holds in UDAof terror gangs found the UDA to be involved in "organised crime including drug
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
of terror gangs found the UDA to be involved in "organised crime including drug dealing, robbery and extortion". The East Belfast DUP politician denies claims that he misled the Assembly about the true nature of his role in the UDA-linked... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Police treating arson attack on parked van in east Belfast as hate crime The incident is being treated as a hate crime by police. October 15 2017
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The incident is being treated as a hate crime by police. October 15 2017 Police are treating an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
BBC claims DUP politician attended terror group meeting - watchdog urged to begin probeNewton broke the law by not declaring an interest in Charter NI. A member of t
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
Newton broke the law by not declaring an interest in Charter NI. A member of the public lodged the complaint about the East Belfast MLA in the wake of allegations broadcast by Spotlight. The DUP politician denies claims that he misled the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Three teenage girls missing from east Belfast found safe and well The three girls have been found alive and well October 13 2017 Police hav
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The three girls have been found alive and well October 13 2017 Police have confirmed that three teenage girls who... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Teenager accused of spate of burglaries in east Belfast refused bail An 18-year-old who has been accused of a number of burglaries and trying to a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
An 18-year-old who has been accused of a number of burglaries and trying to attempted to take two lorries in east Belfast has been remanded custody. October 13 2017 Teenager... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Three teenager girls missing from east Belfast found safe and well The three girls have been found alive and well October 13 2017 Police hav
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The three girls have been found alive and well October 13 2017 Police have confirmed that three teenage girls... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Police investigate after two men rob shop with wooden bat and plastic box13 2017 Police are investigating a robbery at east Belfast after two men ent
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
13 2017 Police are investigating a robbery at east Belfast after two men entered a shop armed with a wooden bat and the other carrying a plastic recycling... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'We're frantic with worry': Families of missing teens speak outfrantic with worry': Families of missing teens speak out The families of two t
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
frantic with worry': Families of missing teens speak out The families of two teenage girls that have been missing from east Belfast have said they are extremely concerned for the girls'... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland KFC boss Michael Herbert's property among £137m dealseuro spend". Some of the retailers setting up shop in the last three months in
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
euro spend". Some of the retailers setting up shop in the last three months include the Range, moving into Connswater in east Belfast, Intersport, launching at Rushmere in Craigavon, while Superdry has opened at Ballymena's Fairhill. Belfast... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Portview Fit-Out shortlisted for awards Club Wembley’s One Twenty lounge at Wembley Stadium October 13 2017 Work by
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Club Wembley’s One Twenty lounge at Wembley Stadium October 13 2017 Work by an east Belfast fit-out firm on hospitality lounges and bars at London sports venues has earned it nominations for major... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Widow's horror as police offer her bloodied TV and guitar used in murder of husbandto see it again. The Police Ombudsman, however, found no fault with the office
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
to see it again. The Police Ombudsman, however, found no fault with the officers involved - a ruling which has shocked East Belfast MP Gavin Robinson, who described their actions as "completely inappropriate". A victims' group also supported... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
SIF Fund controversy: Why these slush funds for political patronage have no place in a democracysuch as "local development" and "community partnership." If Spotlight is right
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
such as "local development" and "community partnership." If Spotlight is right about Robin Newton, it means that, in east Belfast, two of the 13 member Steering Group charged with handing out the Social Investment loot were effectively in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP's Foster silent as Speaker Newton refuses to resign over Charter NI revelationsMr Newton issued a short statement but then went to ground and wouldn't give an
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Mr Newton issued a short statement but then went to ground and wouldn't give any media interviews. In his statement, the East Belfast MLA denied allegations in a BBC Spotlight programme that he misled the Assembly over the true nature of his role... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Why, electorally, we in Northern Ireland have always been a political place apartelection campaign itself (two lives were lost during a loyalist parade led by J
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
election campaign itself (two lives were lost during a loyalist parade led by James Craig at the Oval football ground in east Belfast). The results of this first election to Northern Ireland's parliament produced an even more emphatic victory... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
I won't stand again, says Stormont Speaker in charity rowfurore over his alleged relationship with a publicly-funded charity with links
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
furore over his alleged relationship with a publicly-funded charity with links to the UDA. The latest development saw the East Belfast representative accused of misleading the Assembly by telling members he was not an official adviser to Charter... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP's Newton to stand down as Speaker - and rejects BBC claims he misled Stormontcomes as Alliance MLA David Ford called for Stormont Speaker Robin Newton to re
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
comes as Alliance MLA David Ford called for Stormont Speaker Robin Newton to resign immediately. Spotlight alleged the East Belfast MLA misled the Assembly on the exact nature of his role within ex-prisoners organisation Charter NI. In a... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Theresa May stresses importance of Bombardier jobs to Northern Ireland economy in Trump talksafter a senior Labour MP told the House of Commons she feared Westminster is tu
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
after a senior Labour MP told the House of Commons she feared Westminster is turning its back on Bombardier workers in east Belfast. Their jobs were considered "a fair price to pay" in order for the Government to obtain a trade deal with the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
First Northern Ireland travel hub created in drive to get people out of carshub created in drive to get people out of cars Martha Robb and Pamela Grove-Wh
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
hub created in drive to get people out of cars Martha Robb and Pamela Grove-White outside the new Active Travel Hub in east Belfast October 11 2017 The first Active... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
DUP Assembly Speaker Newton 'misled Stormont' over role at ex-prisoners' charity Charter NIalleged that the DUP MLA held a role in the ex-prisoners' charity which he did
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
alleged that the DUP MLA held a role in the ex-prisoners' charity which he did not declare. He was a member of the east Belfast Social Investment Fund (SIF) steering group which awarded Charter NI a £1.7m contract. Mr Newton blocked an... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
19) arrested under The Terrorism Act in BelfastMan ( A 19 ear old has been arrested in east Belfast under The Terrorism Act.
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Man ( A 19 ear old has been arrested in east Belfast under The Terrorism Act. October 10 2017 Man ( A 19-year-old man has been arrested in east Belfast... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Government 'unrelenting' in efforts to safeguard Bombardier jobs: Business Secretary Clarkhe said "the British Government should not be found wanting in how they defend
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
he said "the British Government should not be found wanting in how they defend British workers in Northern Ireland." East Belfast MP Gavin Robinson, who has called for the government to take a tough stance, welcomed the minister's comments... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast man Taylor admits trying to murder lover's son with iron barMount Vernon, in north Belfast. October 10 2017 An east Belfast man has ple
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
Mount Vernon, in north Belfast. October 10 2017 An east Belfast man has pleaded guilty to trying to murder his lover's son with an iron drop bar almost two years... Read more
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4NI
Two Men Released Over Threats To Catholic Familiesthe UVF. The arrests were made after four Catholic families were forced to lea
4NI / Posted 6 days ago
the UVF. The arrests were made after four Catholic families were forced to leave their homes in the Cantrell Close area in east Belfast after receiving threats. The PSNI said the pair had been released pending a report to the Public Prosecution... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Linda Ervine lifts lid on teen pregnancy and being kicked out of school at 15overcoming crippling anxiety in her 20s. "I became pregnant at 15, so that mea
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
overcoming crippling anxiety in her 20s. "I became pregnant at 15, so that meant I couldn't get into another school," the east Belfast native recalled. She had kept the pregnancy to herself, but a reputation for being "troublesome" stopped her... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Campbell College wants to turn historic Belfast building into apartmentstop Belfast school is hoping to turn one of its listed buildings into a dozen n
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
top Belfast school is hoping to turn one of its listed buildings into a dozen new luxury apartments. Campbell College in east Belfast, wants permission to turn its Cabin Hill building, which dates back to 1860, into 12 private apartments. The... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Men arrested in connection with intimidation of Catholic families in Belfast released(UVF). They were freed pending a report to prosecutors, police said. Last week
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
(UVF). They were freed pending a report to prosecutors, police said. Last week, Northern Ireland's police chief blamed the East Belfast UVF for issuing threats to the families living in a cross-community housing development in the south east of the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Pair held over intimidation of Catholic families in Belfast released George Hamilton said the East Belfast UVF was behind the intimidation of the
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
George Hamilton said the East Belfast UVF was behind the intimidation of the families October 9 2017 Two men... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF suspects over threats to Catholics at Belfast's Cantrell Close released9 2017 Two men who were arrested in east Belfast on Monday have been...
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
9 2017 Two men who were arrested in east Belfast on Monday have been... Read more
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4NI
Two Arrested After Catholics Forced To Flee Homes In East Belfast Two people have been arrested after four Catholic families were forced to lea
4NI / Posted 7 days ago
Two people have been arrested after four Catholic families were forced to leave their homes in east Belfast after receiving threats. The families lived in the Cantrell Close... Read more
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4NI
Union Disappointed Over Ruling Against Bombardiersustained by the stimulus provided by the workers' wages and the wider procurem
4NI / Posted 7 days ago
sustained by the stimulus provided by the workers' wages and the wider procurement associated with the company." Alliance East Belfast MLA Chris Lyttle said: "Bombardier is the cornerstone of the manufacturing sector in Northern Ireland, both as... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Two arrested over intimidation of Catholic families in Belfastof being members of the paramilitary Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF). Last week,
Irish Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
of being members of the paramilitary Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF). Last week, Northern Ireland's police chief blamed the East Belfast UVF for issuing threats to the families living in a cross-community housing development in the south-east of the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UVF suspects arrested over threats to Catholics at Belfast's Cantrell CloseChief Inspector Gary Reid said: “Detectives from Criminal Investigation Branch
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
Chief Inspector Gary Reid said: “Detectives from Criminal Investigation Branch have today arrested two men in East Belfast under the Terrorism Act on suspicion of membership of a proscribed organisation, namely the UVF. “The men, aged... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Two arrested over intimidation of Catholic families in Belfast An East Belfast UVF mural on Newtownards Rd, Belfast October 9 2017 Detec
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
An East Belfast UVF mural on Newtownards Rd, Belfast October 9 2017 Detectives investigating the intimidation of four... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Government 'must up the ante' for Bombardier, says DUP's Robinsonare built in Belfast and Bombardier has said the future of operations in Northe
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
are built in Belfast and Bombardier has said the future of operations in Northern Ireland is dependent on its success. East Belfast MP Robinson is to raise the matter in the Commons on Monday. He said it was time the UK Government "stepped up... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Unite accuses ministers of betraying Bombardier workers in tariffs rowDelta Airlines next year. The wings for the new aircraft are made at Bombardie
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
Delta Airlines next year. The wings for the new aircraft are made at Bombardier's plant in the DUP stronghold of East Belfast. Prime Minister Theresa May had lobbied President Donald Trump over the dispute sparked by complaints from... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
New 300% Bombardier tariff 'is bad news' for Northern Ireland jobsand is due to begin delivering a blockbuster order for up to 125 new jets to At
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
and is due to begin delivering a blockbuster order for up to 125 new jets to Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines next year. East Belfast MP Gavin Robinson told the Belfast Telegraph he planned to raise the shock tariff blow in the House of Commons... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cantrell Close: UVF told to lift threats as police blame terror gang for forcing Catholic families outof blame comes after a week of mounting pressure on police to confirm once and
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
of blame comes after a week of mounting pressure on police to confirm once and for all who was behind the threats. The East Belfast Community Initiative (EBCI) - a group that claims to mediate on behalf of loyalists linked to the local UVF -... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Dan Gordon's Frank Carson play returning to Belfastnext month. Dan Gordon's Frank Carson: A Rebel Without A Pause will run at the
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
next month. Dan Gordon's Frank Carson: A Rebel Without A Pause will run at the Lyric theatre from November 1-5. The east Belfast writer has won huge critical acclaim for the show following its turn at the Fringe Festival this summer. Paul... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
police officer admits trying to buy gun, ammo and silencer on 'dark web'and silencer on the 'dark web'. Allen Kennedy (31), whose address was given as
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
and silencer on the 'dark web'. Allen Kennedy (31), whose address was given as c/o of Strandtown police station in east Belfast, had been due to go on trial this week on a total of 14 gun ammunition and drug charges. At Downpatrick Crown... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Cut the crap - you think anyone in the country believes you?' Nolan and Bryson clash over UVF threatsstop," responded Mr Nolan, "they are flags which say UVF in a shared housing ar
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
stop," responded Mr Nolan, "they are flags which say UVF in a shared housing area full stop." "It was all about 'let's get east Belfast UVF," said Mr Bryson, "they are hardly going to sue." Asked if he supported shared housing, Mr Bryson described... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Top interior designer Kris Turnbull brings touch of luxury to Holywood developmentKFC tycoon Michael Herbert’s property firms has been given the go-ahead to buil
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
KFC tycoon Michael Herbert’s property firms has been given the go-ahead to build a new luxury 104-apartment development in east Belfast. His company Kirk Bryson wants to build Parklands, a new apartment development based at Knocknagoney in... Read more
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4NI
Suspected Drugs Seized In East Belfast The PSNI have seized suspected drugs in east Belfast. Officers searched a ho
4NI / Posted 10 days ago
The PSNI have seized suspected drugs in east Belfast. Officers searched a house in Cantrell Close as part of an ongoing proactive crackdown on drugs on Thursday, 05 October. A PSNI spokesperson said: "We have... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Eamonn Holmes' joy as 'Number 1 Son' announces he's getting hitchedthat he was off to his restaurant The Bar + Grill in Belfast to celebrate. Bus
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
that he was off to his restaurant The Bar + Grill in Belfast to celebrate. Businessman Declan and fiancee Jenny live in east Belfast. Friends were quick to wish the couple well. Lauren Hogan wrote: "Congratulations you two! You kept that one... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Cantrell Close: If the political vacuum isn't filled, paramilitaries are here to stayvacuum isn't filled, paramilitaries are here to stay If the UVF is proven to b
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
vacuum isn't filled, paramilitaries are here to stay If the UVF is proven to be behind intimidation and threats in east Belfast, it is important to place what is happening within the group in a broader... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
On the market for £25,000... derelict Belfast home ripe for restoration to its Victorian gloryderelict Belfast home ripe for restoration to its Victorian glory A Victorian
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
derelict Belfast home ripe for restoration to its Victorian glory A Victorian terraced house in the Sydenham area of east Belfast has gone on sale for just... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Forcing Catholics and Protestants to live together never going to work, says Cantrell Close resident as UVF told to lift threatsof blame comes after a week of mounting pressure on police to confirm once and
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
of blame comes after a week of mounting pressure on police to confirm once and for all who was behind the threats. The East Belfast Community Initiative (EBCI) - a group that claims to mediate on behalf of loyalists linked to the local UVF -... Read more
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4NI
Call For UVF To Withdraw Threats Made To Catholic Familieswell known locally, that the UVF was involved in the intimidation of four Catho
4NI / Posted 11 days ago
well known locally, that the UVF was involved in the intimidation of four Catholic families from homes in Cantrell Close in East Belfast. "These families have had to leave their homes under threat. "What is needed now is for the UVF to publicly... Read more
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4NI
Other News In Briefafter attending the launch of the Target Ovarian Cancer report by Pathfinder No
4NI / Posted 11 days ago
after attending the launch of the Target Ovarian Cancer report by Pathfinder Northern Ireland at Parliament Buildings. The East Belfast MLA has previously been involved with the campaign alongside the late Una Crudden. "It was my privilege to... Read more
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