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Seven steps to saving money in 2018

The prospect of saving money seems daunting to many but with some simple changes it can become a reality.

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The Felden shared scheme has repeatedly seen Irish flags and anti-Protestant graffiti outside it

Mixed Protestant-Catholic housing developments set to grow

Plans to dramatically increase the size of a housing programme aimed at creating religiously mixed communities are soon to be unveiled.

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William Wright

Knighthood for Wrightbus boss in honours list

One of Northern Ireland’s leading business figures has been awarded a knighthood in the New Year Honours list.

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William McLoughan (96), who lives in the residential home next to the new store, cuts the ribbon at the official opening on Saturday.

Ballymoney store’s official opening ‘a great success’

The arrival of one of the UK’s largest family-run retailers in Ballymoney has been hailed as a boost for the local economy.

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Giant’s Causeway passes the million visitor mark for the first time

Giant’s Causeway passes the million visitor mark for the first time

Over a million people visited the Giant’s Causeway this year, the first time the landmark figure has been passed.

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Sir William Hastings

Sir William Hastings ‘left lasting legacy to North Antrim’

The late Sir William Hastings has been praised for the “outstanding entrepreneurial legacy” he has left to North Antrim.

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Some benefits will be paid early this year.

Christmas benefits 2017 to be paid early - these are the dates you can expect them

Christmas can usually be a difficult time financially but it's especially tough if you're relying on benefits.
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The strike is due to go ahead on Wednesday December 20, 2017.

Ryanair pilots' strike could cause Christmas travel chaos

Irish pilots employed by Ryanair have voted to go on strike on December 20, according to the Irish Air Line Pilots’ Association (I.A.L.P.A.).
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One of the UK's largest retailers is creating 50 jobs in Ballymoney.

50 new jobs as Home Bargains comes to Ballymoney

A leading UK retailer is creating up to 50 jobs at a new store in Ballymoney.

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Bobby Singh (centre), owner of the new Coleraine Four Star Pizza store, is joined by team members Rui Pedro Ribeiro (left) and Jad Dorrian (right) to celebrate the opening of the store.  The store officially opened its doors at 42 Railway Road, Coleraine, as part of an over �90,000 investment and created 18 new jobs in the area.  Over the next 12 months, Bobby and his team expect to deliver more than 80,000 FRESH PIZZAS to homes in the Coleraine area - using OVER ONE MILLION pepperoni slices, 10 TONNES of cheese and 17 TONNES of flour in the process. Get in touch with Four Star Pizza Coleraine by calling 028 7034 8555, visit their website, www.fourstarpizza.co.uk, download the Four Star Pizza app or visit their Facebook page, or alternatively, visit the store on Railway Road, Coleraine.

18 new jobs for Coleraine as Four Star Pizza finally comes to town

Four Star Pizza is opening in Coleraine, creating 18 new jobs for the town.

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Some readers are accusing Amazon of 'ruining Christmas'.

Amazon accused of ‘ruining Christmas’ over lack of packaging

Amazon is facing a backlash over its lack of packaging on a number of deliveries in the build up to Christmas.

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How many parking fines were issued where you live?

IN FULL: Parking fines issued in Northern Ireland

The Department for Infrastructure has published statistics on the total number of Penalty Charge Notices (parking fines) issued in Northern Ireland from January to September 2017.

Transport
The countdown to Christmas is on

12 ways to manage your money and make savings for Christmas

Christmas is a brilliant time of year, but it can also be financially stressful.

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Second major expansion in three years.

New jobs in Ballymoney with Ground expansion

Ground Espresso Bars has announced a multimillion pound expansion plan which includes new stores in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland and Scotland.

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Fullerton Arms.

Ballintoy pub is ‘top dog’ in Northern Ireland

The Fullerton Arms in Ballintoy has won the DogBuddy Dog-friendly Pub Award for Northern Ireland.

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Amazon announce epic ten-day Black Friday 2017 sale

Amazon announce epic ten-day Black Friday 2017 sale

Shoppers hoping to bag a pre-Christmas bargain should set their alarm clocks now - details of the Amazon Black Friday sale have been revealed.

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Lidl is recalling four varieties of its Deluxe Drinking Chocolate Sticks

Lidl recall Drinking Chocolate Sticks due to allergy risk

Lidl is recalling four varieties of its Deluxe Drinking Chocolate Sticks as they contain various allergens such as nut, wheat, gluten soya and dairy products.

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Promoting outdoor activities is among the new partnership's aims.

£200k lottery boost for ‘exciting’ Binevenagh and Coastal Lowlands proposals

The Heritage Lottery Fund has announced initial support for a new Landscape Partnership in Binevenagh and the Coastal Lowlands area.

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Nurse Sara Redmond from Randalstown

Nursing recruitment day at Antrim hospital

The Northern Health and Social Care Trust will be hosting a recruitment day for Band 5 nurses on Saturday 11 November at Antrim Area Hospital.

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Lisa McCaul (left) and Cara Taylor, Growth Enablers at Ulster Bank.

Bushtown Hotel to host ‘Boost Bites’

Ulster Bank is bringing its entrepreneurship-supporting roadshow to Coleraine.

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