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Celebrating the 50th anniversary of recovering the ‘Girona Gold’

A special series of events has been held to remember one of the Causeway Coast and Glens area’s most remarkable maritime stories.

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Undated handout photo of the Rev David Clarke, elected Wednesday February 8th 2006 as the new Moderator of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland. Rev Clarke, who has been minister of Terrace Row Church in Coleraine, Co Londonderry for over 20 years, is the son of a butcher, and his brother played professional football for Sunderland. See PA story ULSTER Church. PRESS ASSOCIATION photo. Photo credit should read: PA

Thinking of Monday in Manchester

The events last Monday evening in Manchester defy reason.

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SLIDESHOW: ‘School of Legends’ comes to Riverside

Northern Regional College Level 3 Performing Arts and Music students based at Ballymoney Campus, in association with Northern Lights Production Company, present the fully original show ‘School of Legends’ at the Riverside Theatre on June 2 and 3.

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Ulster-Scots Agency launches new Science Roadshow

Ulster-Scots Agency launches new Science Roadshow

A new science roadshow for schools which encourages pupils to engage with science by learning about famous Ulster-Scots scientists and inventors has been launched by the Ulster-Scots Agency.

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Millburn Primary School at the Waterbus.

Waterbus visits local schools

Everyone’s favourite travelling classroom, the infamous Waterbus, recently paid a visit to schools in the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council area.

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Rasharkin History Group outing

Rasharkin History Group outing

Rasharkin History Group invite the local community to join them on their outing to the Ulster Folk and Transport Museum, Cultra, Co Down, on Saturday, June 10, leaving Rasharkin Presbyterian Church car park at 10am and returning for approximately 7pm.

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Keep dancing with Ballywillan Drama Group’s ‘Strictly’ event

Keep dancing with Ballywillan Drama Group’s ‘Strictly’ event

Strictly Come Dancing has become a firm family favourite as part of weekend telly viewing and last year Ballywillan Drama Group brought their very own version of the hit show to life at The Lodge Hotel... and this year it’s back again bigger and better!

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Benone beach is a must-see.

11 of Northern Ireland's most beautiful beaches

It's a beautiful summer's day out there and, if you're lucky enough to have the day off work, there really is no excuse not to get your bucket and spade and have some fun.
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Kylemore Nursery School in Coleraine has been awarded a prestigious Eco-Schools Green Flag, for the third time, by the environmental charity Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful.

Third Green Flag for Kylemore Nursery School

Kylemore Nursery School in Coleraine has been awarded a prestigious Eco-Schools Green Flag, for the third time, by the environmental charity Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful.

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Council consultation sessions on Mountsandel

Council consultation sessions on Mountsandel

Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council are currently carrying out work to assess potential development opportunities at Mountsandel Wood, Coleraine, along with the lands in the immediate vicinity on both sides of the River Bann.

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Rev Dr. Frank Sellar

Coleraine’s Moderator looks back on year

As the Moderator of the Presbyterian Church in Ireland approaches his last full week in office, before the Church’s General Assembly opens on June 5, Rt. Rev. Dr. Frank Sellar has said that it was a year full of divine opportunities to serve, that has left him greatly heartened having found ‘a church not in retreat, but a gracious and humble partner in the advancement of God’s Kingdom across Ireland.’

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Patient and Client Council roadshow team. From left clockwise: Nigel Warburton, Keli Farrell and Jess Murray

Patient and Client Council coming to Portrush

The Patient and Client Council will be heading down the highways and byways on a roadshow around Northern Ireland this June.

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Give blood, urges Kilrea’s John Dallat

Give blood, urges Kilrea’s John Dallat

SDLP MLA John Dallat has urged local people to come forward and support the blood donation sessions in Kilrea on May 31.

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Free design workshop for community groups

Free design workshop for community groups

Causeway Coast & Glens Borough Council will be hosting a free workshop for community groups on Thursday, June 14.

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SLIDESHOW: P6 Taster Day for primary schools at Loreto

Primary Six pupils from twenty-one schools enjoyed Taster Mornings at Loreto College Coleraine towards the end of May, exploring a range of activities on offer.

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Lucia King, Tourism NI (4th left) with the journalists at Portstewart Golf Club - venue for this years Irish Open

Journalists ‘tee up’ the Irish Open

Golf fans from Germany, France, Australia, Italy, Sweden, Denmark and the Middle East – and potential golf holidaymakers for Northern Ireland – are set to read or hear all about the forthcoming Irish Open at Portstewart and our world-class golf, following a visit by leading golf journalists.

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Dolly meets some of the students at Ulster University.

Exam-stressed students benefit from visit to puppy petting room

A number of stressed students ‘pawsed’ from their exams recently to enjoy some relaxing puppy petting thanks to Causeway Coast Dog Rescue.

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Moyle Twinning hold their annual meeting

Moyle Twinning hold their annual meeting

The annual meeting of Moyle Twinning Association took place in the Marine Hotel, Ballycastle, last Monday night.

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Andrea loses an amazing 16 stones and says a big yes to dress shopping!

Andrea loses an amazing 16 stones and says a big yes to dress shopping!

A civil servant from the North West who was once so self-conscious about her size that she used to hate being seen in public has lost an incredible 16st 7lbs and achieved 3rd place in a Slimming World ‘Greatest Loser’ competition.

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UCIT appoints Alan as Chairman

UCIT appoints Alan as Chairman

The Ulster Community Investment Trust (UCIT), one of the UK’s leading specialists in social finance, has appointed Alan Moneypenny from Portballintrae as its new Chairman.

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