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Coleraine man pleads guilty to assaulting seven people

A Coleraine man has pleaded guilty to assaulting seven people including four police officers and being disorderly in the town’s Clyde Tavern when he caused damage to alcohol, a till and a stool.

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WATCH: North Coast Integrated College prize day

North Coast Integrated College hosted its annual prize giving ceremony on September 19.

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Smelt a strong odour of cannabis

Smelt a strong odour of cannabis

Police were attending to another matter at Coleraine Train Station when they smelt a strong odour of cannabis and found a Portstewart man had a large wrap of the Class B drug worth £320.

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Miss Intercontinental Cara Hunter.

Cara is crowned Miss Intercontinental

A Portrush woman, who was crowned Miss Intercontinental 2017 last week, has vowed to use her title to campaign for mental health awareness following the death of her best friend.

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Drones Road reopens after RTC

Police are advising motorists that the Drones Road in Ballymoney has now reopened following an earlier road traffic collision.

Transport
Community Service for Ballyvoy benefits fraudster

Community Service for Ballyvoy benefits fraudster

A woman was convicted at Coleraine Magistrates’ Court on Monday, September 18 for claiming £11,487 benefits to which she was not entitled.

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Civil Service sickness levels worst in five years. Picture posed by model

Civil Service sickness levels worst in five years

Around one in eight civil servants had at least one absence spell lasting an average of almost three months in 2016/17, new figures have revealed.

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The Met Office issued the warning on Wednesday morning.

Met Office issue severe weather warning for NI

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning for Northern Ireland.

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What businesses should learn from Ryanair holiday ‘mess’

Ryanair’s failure to plan for pilot holidays is a warning to employers on the risks of effectively managing staff leave, according to a leading HR specialist.

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Man is given community service for church break-in

Man is given community service for church break-in

A man who broke into a church hall and damaged a safe escaped jail on Tuesday after he agreed to complete 120 hours of community service.

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Marion Millican  and  Fred McClenaghan

Laundrette shotgun killer Fred McClenaghan finally admits Marion Millican murder

In a dramatic turn of events this afternoon, Co Londonderry man Fred McClenaghan finally admitted his guilt and was jailed for life for the shotgun murder of his former lover 51-year-old Marion Millican.

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Coleraine derelict fire investigation

Coleraine derelict fire investigation

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fire at a derelict property in Long Commons area of Coleraine during the early hours of Sunday morning.

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The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Councillor Joan Baird OBE, helps to launch the Causeway Prejudice Challenge with assistance from Josey Grogan from Springboard. In the background are Lorraine Coulter, Joy Wisener, Patricia Cameron, and Jonny Donaghy from councils Good Relations team and Steph ORourke (second, right) from Springboard. INCR 38-701-CON GOOD

Year-long safer places programme launched

An initiative aimed at promoting safe and welcoming areas for all has been launched by Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council.

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Police helicopter in hunt for suspected Portrush burglar

Police helicopter in hunt for suspected Portrush burglar

Police in Coleraine have arrested a man on suspicion of burglary following an incident in Portrush in the early hours of this morning.

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Wreath laying at the Cenotaph in Londonderry  in memory of those who gave their lives in World War 1. (archive image)

Ballymoney Apprentice Boys to attend Mitchelburne-Murray event

Ballymoney Mitchelburne Apprentice Boys of Derry will be attending the annual Mitchelburne-Murray event in Londonderry on Saturday.

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In celebration of Roald Dahl Day, the LEGO Sophie has been unveiled at the Causeway Centre with help from children of Bushmills Primary School. Joining operations manager Bob Picken are Magan Mulholland and Teya Cummins. .PICTURE KEVIN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

LEGO® and Roald Dahl collaboration at Giant’s Causeway

A favourite Roald Dahl character features in a special LEGO® celebration of the acclaimed children’s author at the Giant’s Causeway today.

Offbeat
Mum struck on head with hammer and daughter threatened

Mum struck on head with hammer and daughter threatened

Detectives are appealing for information following an aggravated burglary at a house in the Drumskea Road area of Ballymoney last night (Tuesday).

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‘Thank you, Coleraine teachers’ Family of 14 all graduate from top universities thanks to primary education ‘allies’

‘To teach is to touch a life forever’.

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Johnny Black killed in a RTC on Cushendall Road Ballycastle

Sobbing ‘boy racer’ is jailed over fatal crash

A Co Antrim ‘boy racer’ broke down in the dock on Tuesday after he was handed down a nine-year prison for causing the death of his cousin and another man.

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Piping that is key to Co Antrim fish farm can be installed

Piping that is key to Co Antrim fish farm can be installed

Larger water piping critical to the survival of one of the oldest fish farms in the British Isles can be installed on land in Co Antrim, the High Court ruled today.

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