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FOOTBALL: Draw made for Co Antrim Shield quarter-finals

The draw for the quarter-finals of the Co Antrim Shield is:

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Craig Livingston

FOOTBALL: Craig’s journey takes him from Greenisland to Shanghai

When Craig Livingston began his soccer coaching career at Greenisland FC in 2005, he had a dream that one day he would coach football all over the world.

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Public meeting at Mossley Mill.  INCT 39-750-CON

Proposed cuts ‘will impact most vulnerable’

Around 200 people have attended a public meeting at Mossley Mill over proposed cuts by the Northern Health and Social Care Trust.

Health
Appeal for information after Greenisland burglary

Appeal for information after Greenisland burglary

Detectives are appealing for information following a report of a burglary at a house in the Faunoran Park area of Greenisland earlier today (September 22).

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‘Get Online Week’ at local libraries

‘Get Online Week’ at local libraries

Get Online Week is back at libraries from October 2-8.

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Cheque presentation at Eden Primary

PTA cheque for local primary school is presented

Eden Primary School PTA members Cathy McMurtry (Treasurer) and Sharon Gorman (Vice Chairperson) present a cheque for £5500 to Dr Martin Sheerin (Principal) at morning assembly in Eden Primary School.

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George Gilmore

No bail for Larne man on murder charge

The alleged gunman in the murder of prominent loyalist George Gilmore has been refused High Court bail.

Crime
Halloween event at Carnfunnock

Magical, mythical tour offer at Carnfunnock

A magical, mystical tour is being laid on at Carnfunnock Country Park this Halloween - and the event is expected to attract a larne number of visitors.

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Fentanyl is being mixed with heroin, the PSNI has said. The synthetic opioid is linked to two deaths in Northern Ireland.

Killer drug hits NI shores amid rise in heroin abuse

A health official has revealed a “concerning” rise in heroin use in Northern Ireland following police confirmation addicts are at risk from the killer drug ‘fentanyl’ being mixed in.

Crime
Ulster in Bloom 2017
 Small Town winner was Randalstown (Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council)

Flower power: 2017 Ulster In Bloom winners announced

The Province’s most ‘horti’-cultured cities, towns and villages were honoured today at the annual Ulster in Bloom awards.

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Halloween ‘win the window’ competition in Carrick

Carrickfergus Town Centre Partnership is holding a very special competition this Halloween, where one lucky shopper will win a window full of goodies.

Business
A meeting of Carrickfergus Men's Shed.  INCT 39-735-CON

Men’s Shed seeking workshop space

An organisation providing a creative and social outlet for men is appealing for help in finding a suitable workspace in Carrickfergus.

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Maggie Henderson- McCarroll and 
Eddie Girvan.

Killer’s sentence ‘not unduly lenient’ - PPS decision

Prosecutors will not be appealing the sentence handed down to a woman who killed a Co Antrim pensioner, it has been confirmed.

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Winner in the Daycare Category of the NI Best Kept Health and Social Care Awards in the Northern Trust is Hawthorns Adult Centre, Carrickfergus. Joanne Deighan, Commercial Manager at lead sponsor Belfast City Airport, Dr Tony Stevens, Northern Trust and Doreen Muskett, President of the NI Amenity Council present Jack Johnstone, Maria Crawford and Ellen Burke with their award. The Best Kept Health & Social Care Awards is part of the wider Northern Ireland Best Kept Awards initiative, now in its 60th year, which seeks to identify and celebrate Northern Irelands best looked-after towns, villages, schools, health and social care facilities and housing areas.

Best Kept award for Hawthorns

Hawthorns Adult Centre has been awarded the top title in the Daycare category at the Best Kept Health & Social Care Awards.

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Downshire School in Carrickfergus (image from Google)

Final approval for Carrick College and Downshire ‘merger’

Plans to amalgamate two post-primary schools in Carrickfergus have been rubber stamped by officials this week.

Education
The Primark shoe

The £14 Primark shoes that are ‘identical’ to £650 Valentino heels

If you like to live a champagne lifestyle on a lemonade budget prepare yourself for Primark's latest offering that'll bring some high end fashion to your wardrobe.

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The exisiting Primark store in the Abbey Centre.

Primark announces major expansion in Abbey Centre

Leading value fashion brand Primark has announced a major expansion at Belfast’s Abbey Centre.

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VIDEO: Father and son tile garage floor with 33,000 2p coins

A father and son are tiling their garage floor using 33,000 2p coins.

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North West 200 Event Director Mervyn Whyte, MBE, pictured with Event Co-ordinator Gillian Lloyd and Operations Manager, Fergus McKay.

NW200: Whyte to remain at helm as ‘succession strategy’ put in place

North West 200 Event Director Mervyn Whyte will remain at the helm of the international road race while a ‘succession strategy’ is put in place to ensure a smooth transition following his retirement.

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