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Swann to take over as Ulster Unionist leader without a contest

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Larne PSNI are appealing for information about this stolen quad. INLT 14-790-CON

Honda quad theft in Larne

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McConnell's Bar in Doagh

Man charged over barroom attack on former leading loyalist granted bail

Crime
Independent Councillor  Jim Brown.

‘Conditions haven’t improved’ - Brown

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Police concerned by increase in drug related deaths

Crime

Kilcreggan Urban Farm on Cbeebies this evening

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Police presence at loyalist funeral of George Gilmore

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Bail refused to pair charged with Doagh bar attack on loyalist

Crime
Glenarm Castle and Estate's Apprentice Gardener Jordan McWhirter and Head Gardener James Wharry getting set for a blooming great season at Glenarm Castle, which kicks off on April 1st with the opening of the Walled Gardens, Castle Shop and brand new Tea Room. www.glenarmcastle.com

Gardeners pull out all the stops at Glenarm

Business
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Funeral of murdered loyalist Geordie Gilmore in Carrickfergus this afternoon. Gilmore was shot dead by fellow loyalists last week in the same Co Antrim town.

In pictures: Gilmore funeral takes place in Carrick

Crime

TRAFFIC UPDATE: Main road to Belfast International Airport to be closed

Transport

Vandals ‘could have de-railed train’ - PSNI

Crime
David McGuckin from Ballymena Rider Training and co-organiser,  Gary Olphert. (Contributed picture)

Bikers ready to roll for Easter Egg Run

Business
Translink

Translink prepares for introduction of new £1 coin

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Man charged over barroom attack on former leading loyalist granted bail

Crime
Drugs seized by the police.

Police concerned by increase in drug related deaths

Crime
The attack happened at McConnells Bar in Doagh

Bail refused to pair charged with Doagh bar attack on loyalist

Crime
PACEMAKER BELFAST   23/02/3017
Funeral of murdered loyalist Geordie Gilmore in Carrickfergus this afternoon. Gilmore was shot dead by fellow loyalists last week in the same Co Antrim town.

In pictures: Gilmore funeral takes place in Carrick

Crime

Trust fund set to forge closer links with village school

Education
The visiting party of students from Queen's University Belfast.

Students give ‘fresh thinking’ to planning Carrick

Education
Carrick student Clare Magowan has won a British Education Award.

British Education Award for Carrick student

Education
Daniel Ritchie, a sixth former at Carrickfergus Grammar School, is a finalist in the 2017 Pramerica Spirit of Community Awards. INCT 07-650-CON

Carrick Grammar sixth former in all-Ireland youth volunteer final

Education
Open University nursing graduate David Ferran. INCT 06-654-CON

Top education accolade for Carrick nursing graduate

Education

Gardeners pull out all the stops at Glenarm

Business
An example of properties to be constructed by Hagan Homes at Darby Road in Carrick.

£4.5m housing development to create fifty jobs

Business
Ballyrobin Road. Pic by Google.

TRAFFIC UPDATE: Main road to Belfast International Airport to be closed

Transport
Knockagh Monument, Greenisland

Scheme to revitalise Greenisland

Business

Swann to take over as Ulster Unionist leader without a contest

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Independent Councillor  Jim Brown.

‘Conditions haven’t improved’ - Brown

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Martin McGuinness

Martin McGuinness has died

Health
This chart represents children aged four and under in 2011.
It stems from the 2011 census, and represents the answers parents gave when asked what religion the children were, or were being brought up in.
49.2% said Catholic, 36.4% Protestant or other Christian. 
The exact figures were 61,225 Catholics,  45,240 Protestants, 16,692 No religion, and 1,225 Other religion

Catholic population set to dwarf Protestants in years ahead

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Burning wood pellets

In full: List of non-domestic RHI claimants published today

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Study visit to Wales will aid conservation of town centre walls

Environment
Speakers at a 'Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful' event

‘Nudge’ to community may stop ‘tide of litter’

Environment
Whitehead Wombles with Mayor Audrey Wales and other Mid and East Antrim Borough representatives, with host Joe Mahon and Live Here Love Here Manager, Jodie McAneaney.

Community award for ‘Whitehead Wombles’

Environment
MEA Mayor Audrey Wales with Emma Stevenson from W5.

W5 brings food waste workshop to town hall

Environment

Martin McGuinness has died

Health
Fruit and veg

Do you really need to eat ten portions of fruit and veg a day?

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See the Northern Lights

Top 50 things everyone should do by the age of 50

Offbeat
Research suggests a key ingredient of cannabis may help to treat anxiety.

Vital component of cannabis ‘may help treat anxiety and substance abuse’

Health
Vaping

Cigarette use in decline on National No Smoking Day

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