As we pre-heat our ovens for the Bake Off final let's recap on who we've lost already

The Great British Bake Off Final

New advice could reduce cot death risk by 50 per cent.

Babies should share bedroom with parents - but in their own bed

Babies should sleep in the same rooms as their parents for the first year of their lives - but never in the same bed - as it reduces cot death by 50 per cent.
Costa coffee

Costa Coffee adds booze to its menu

Coffee lovers who fancy something more than a caffeine kick may be in luck - as a Costa Coffee branch is set to add booze to its menu.

The eBay auction has been pulled from the site, but many copy-cat versions are now online

eBay ‘upside down’ fivers selling for silly money

Online auction site eBay is being flooded with listings for ‘upside down’ five pound notes - with some attracting bids of thousands of pounds.

The cider is only available from ASDA.

Kopparberg recalls cider over fears bottles may shatter

Bottles of popular Kopparberg cider are being removed from the shelves at Asda supermarkets amid fears the glass may shatter.

Consumers say they are willing to wait to see what deals they can get on Black Friday.

Black Friday and Cyber Monday set to boost Christmas sales

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are forecast to make it a very merry Christmas for the retail sector as shoppers go on a seasonal spending spree.

Exhibit in Castlecourt

Clothing retailer Exhibit goes into administration

Clothing retailer Exhibit, which operates under the name Cucco Retail Limited, has gone into administration, affecting about 100 jobs, it has emerged.

Roy Beggs MLA (file photo) INLT 03-680-CON

Beggs presses case for resurfacing works on North Road

East Antrim MLA Roy Beggs has contacted the Minister for Infrastructure to press the case for resurfacing at North Road following recent utility work.

The cost of fuel is on the increase.

Cost of living - fuel prices on the increase

There’s bad news for motorists as the cost of fuel has risen significantly in the last week, with unleaded petrol now at 113.7 pence per litre. This is 1.4 pence per litre more than the previous week.

The new look UTV logo.

New chapter for UTV

Monday marked a new chapter in the story of local television channel, UTV.

Artisan mallows tempt NI’s food-loving public

Artisan mallows tempt NI’s food-loving public

An enterprising pair of mums from Ballycarry have showcased their delicious fare at one Northern Ireland’s most prestigious food events.

The Ann's Pantry team at the BBC Good Food Show, Belfast.

Local producers tempt NI’s food-loving public

Several food producers from the Larne area have showcased their delicious fare at one Northern Ireland’s most prestigious food events.


Ryanair recruiting in Belfast for 2000 staff

Ryanair is set to hold a recruitment day in Belfast on December 1 where up to 2,000 cabin crew jobs will be up for grabs.

Au pairs are exempt. Shutterstock

National Living Wage: The people who aren’t entitled to it

Brexit is likely to knock 10p off the National Living Wage next year, according to research by the Resolution Foundation.

The cost of car insurance in Northern Ireland is on the rise.

Steep rise in cost of car insurance in Northern Ireland

Drivers in Northern Ireland are facing a steep climb in the cost of car insurance, according to the latest car insurance price index powered by Willis Towers Watson.

Tesco supermarket

Tesco to fine shoppers who wrongly park in disabled or mother and baby spaces

Tesco is to introduce fines for people who wrongly park in disabled or parent and child bays at 200 of its stores.

The euro was almost worth the same as the pound at one stage on Friday.

Euro almost at parity with pound

Financial markets saw the value of the pound against the euro crash on Friday.

Royal Mail postbox.

Job opportunities: Royal Mail seeking to recruit 500 seasonal workers

Royal Mail has launched a drive to recruit around 500 temporary workers in Northern Ireland to help sort the Christmas post, as well as the increasing amount of online Christmas shopping.

Stacey Chambers presenting cheque to Childrens Hospice Community Fundraising Officer Catherine OHara with members of the Carrick Car Cruise Team. Submitted image.

Hospice boosted thanks to funds from ‘Cruisers’

The Carrick Car Cruise team called recently at Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice to donate funds raised at their mid- August event.

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