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Rural Business Investment Scheme

Causeway Coast and Glens Local Action Group will be opening for applications to the Rural Business Investment Scheme in April 2018 as part of the NI Rural Development Programme, 2014-2020.

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Andrew Hamilton (CGS Pastoral Vice Principal), Ben Sweeney (CGS Deputy Head Boy), Tom O'Kane, Zara Hegarty (CGS Head Girl), Tony McKeown.

School thanks to lollipop man Tom

Coleraine man Tom O’Kane, who recently retired as Castlerock Road ‘lollipop’ man, has received a Highly Commended award from the Northern Ireland Road Safety awards in recognition of his commitment to pupil well-being and road safety awareness.

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Representatives from The Original Factory Store and Riada Resourcing with John Scott, Department for Communities.

Employers’ breakfast at Jobs and Benefits office

Coleraine Jobs and Benefits office recently hosted a breakfast event for employers.

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Jazz guitar legend Jim Mullen will appear at Flowerfield Arts Centre in Portstewart on Thursday, March 1.

Jazz legend Jim Mullen gig

Jazz guitar legend Jim Mullen will appear live in concert at Flowerfield Arts Centre in Portstewart on Thursday, March 1 at 8pm.

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Skills development for artists and creatives

Skills development for artists and creatives

A fantastic skills development programme for artists and makers in the Borough continues at Flowerfield Arts Centre throughout February and March.

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The cast of 'Museum Pieces' - Brenda Tosh, Christine Stringer (director), Edel Devlin, Sandra McElhinney, Helen Wilkinson and Clare Campbell.

‘Museum Pieces’ for Women’s Aid

A group of women have joined together to present a play entitled ‘Museum Pieces’ to raise funds for Causeway Women’s Aid.

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Andy and Wilma

A Portrush man speaks about his Guinness World Record attempt in the London Marathon and the heartbreaking reason behind his ‘Iron Man’ mission

So, have you heard the one about the Portrush man who is planning to create a new Guinness World Record by running the London Marathon while carrying an iron in one hand and a full size ironing board in the other? Oh yes, and he has a broken back into the bargain!

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Tales of the Skerry Roads Schools storytelling project at Mill Strand PS.

‘Tales of the Skerry Roads’

Portrush Heritage Group have been carrying out a storytelling project, Tales of the Skerry Roads, in five local schools - Carnalridge Primary, St. Patrick’s Primary, Portrush Primary, Millstrand Integrated Primary and Ballytober Primary.

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Pictured left to right; Jonathan Lamberton, Corporate Engagement Executive at Northern Ireland Children's Hospice and Alan Sproule, Strategic Development Manager of RiverRidge.

£30,000 boost for NI Children’s Hospice from RiverRidge

Three years of fundraising by RiverRidge, Northern Ireland’s leading waste management company with an outlet in Garvagh, has resulted in more than £30,000 being donated to the very worthy Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice.

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Do YOU know a real hero?

Do YOU know a real hero?

The search is on for unsung heroes in the Coleraine and Ballymoney area.

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Liam Beckett, Ballymoney's Black Santa, pictured with the Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council, Councillor Joan Baird OBE and guests Liz Johnston, Mervyn Storey MLA and Alastair Coyles.

Ballymoney’s ‘Black Santa’ hands out charity cheques

A number of local charities have received a donation from Ballymoney’s ‘Black Santa’.

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Nursing care awards’ new category

Nursing care awards’ new category

Ancillary workers in independent nursing and residential care homes in Northern Ireland are to be recognised in a new category that has been added to the 2018 Staff Nursing Care Awards.

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Rosemary Drama Group bring ‘Pride’s  Crossing’ to Ballymoney Town Hall

Rosemary Drama Group bring ‘Pride’s Crossing’ to Ballymoney Town Hall

Rosemary Drama Group, the largest and most active theatre group in Belfast, is preparing to take its latest production, Pride’s Crossing by Tina Howe, on the festival circuit to Ballymoney.

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Ciara off to UK Power Pageant

Ciara off to UK Power Pageant

A Rasharkin student is raising funds for a cancer charity as part of her participation in the UK Power Pageant event.

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A little piece of heaven in the Walled City

Nestled on a quiet street in the Maiden City is a recognised treasure - and a little piece of heaven.

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Apply for share of £35k in Skills & Opportunities funding

Apply for share of £35k in Skills & Opportunities funding

Local not-for-profit groups in the Coleraine and North Coast area are being urged to submit applications for a share of £35k of funding made available by Ulster Bank via its Skills & Opportunities Fund.

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Coleraine Probus President Des Moore greets Michael Moss, with club Treasurer Nigel Semple (L) and club member Norman Gallagher (R).

Michael brings Probus members up to par

Coleraine Probus had a look behind the scenes of last year’s Irish Open, when Michael Moss from Portstewart Golf Club came to talk to the members.

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Christie kids make rubbish into a work of art

Christie kids make rubbish into a work of art

Pupils of DH Christie Memorial Primary School has turned beach rubbish into a work of art.

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Ryan Godfrey, Manager Jollyes Pet Superstore located in Coleraine, makes donation of �750 to charity representative Margaret Dimsdale-Bobby, Chairman Causeway Coast Dog Rescue.

Dog rescue charity ‘Jollyes’ glad of donation

Jollyes Pet Superstore Coleraine has presented a donation to Causeway Coast Dog Rescue.

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Kind hearted staff and tenants at Clanmil Housing's Abercorn Court, Cramsie Court and Hezlet Court housing schemes for older people in Portrush, Ballymoney and Coleraine came together for Valentine's Day dinner and raffle on February 13 to help raise much needed funds for Barnardos Northern Ireland

Abercorn Court Valentine’s dinner date with Barnardo’s

Kind hearted staff and tenants at Clanmil Housing’s Abercorn Court, Cramsie Court and Hezlet Court housing schemes for older people in Portrush, Ballymoney and Coleraine came together for Valentine’s Day dinner and raffle to help raise much needed funds for Barnardos Northern Ireland.

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