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Get your farm vehicle marked at the Mart

Mid and East Antrim Policing and Community Safety Partnership (PCSP) is running a free farm vehicle marking event at Ballymena Mart on Wednesday, June 27, from 10am to 2pm.

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IN PICTURES: Thousands of Vespa scooters invade NI streets

Thousands of Vespa scooters descended on to the streets of Northern Ireland at the weekend.

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All Ireland Wife Carrying Championships return to Dalriada Festival at Glenarm Castle on 14 and 15 July.'www.dalriadafestival.co.uk'Picture: Paul Faith

All-Ireland Wife Carrying Championships open for entries

The All Ireland Wife Carrying Championships are now open for entry for couples who think their relationship can stand the test.

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Don’t miss a trick - be scam aware in June

If you were unfortunate enough to fall victim to a scam would you know who to report it to?

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Staff  at Antrim Area Hospital which is the first to  welcome Breastfeeding photograph exhibition 'More Than Milk' on tour.

More than milk on tour at AAH

Antrim Area Hospital (AAH) is the first to welcome Breastfeeding photograph exhibition ‘More Than Milk’ on tour.

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Jump in Muddy Puddles Day

Jump in Muddy Puddles Day

A Jump in Muddy Puddles Day will be held at Carnfunnock on Friday, June 29, from 2pm – 5pm.

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Creative citizens knitting their way to Woollen Woods Grand Opening

Creative citizens knitting their way to Woollen Woods Grand Opening

The Woollen Wood returns to Whitehead this Saturday, June 16.

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Audrey Bond & Louisa McCollum making baskets for the Garden Centre at Kilcreggan.

SHS Group ‘Give and Gain’ by volunteering at Kilcreggan Farm

A team of 10 from SHS Group have experienced how to ‘Give and Gain’ by volunteering at Kilcreggan Homes Urban Farm in Carrickfergus.

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CAFRE tractor driving instructor Marty McAleer pictured during a recent tractor driving course with CAFRE Land Based Engineering students.

Tractor driving courses for teens at CAFRE

Many young members of farming families will be preparing to help out with tasks on the land over their school holidays.

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Around 50 people made up of Clergy, Church leaders and those enthusiastic about their community gathered in Larne Town Hall for a conference exploring the role of the church in local communities.''Church and Community ' Working toward Peace and Prosperity in Mid and East Antrim' also looked at how we can work together for the common good of the borough and those who live in it.

Working towards peace and prosperity in borough

Around 50 people made up of Clergy, Church leaders and those enthusiastic about their community gathered recently in Larne Town Hall for a conference exploring the role of the church in local communities.

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Eric is getting warmed up for the Dogs Trust Ballymena Family Fun Day.'Dogs and their human companions are being invited to attend the popular annual event being held this year on Saturday, June 9.

You’d be barking mad to miss Doggy Fun Day

Dogs and their human companions are being invited to Dogs Trust Ballymena’s Family Fun Day on Saturday, June 9.

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Jimmy Nesbitt.

Chance for pupils to win a day with Jimmy Nesbitt

A drama company is giving its pupils the opportunity to win a day on set with patron, actor Jimmy Nesbitt.

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Cllr Angela Smyth, Mayor Paul Reid, Outdoor Recreation Officer Niall Curneen and Ald Maureen Morrow launching Bike Week 2018 in the borough.

Get your cycles at the ready for Mid & East Antrim’s Bike Week

Residents are being urged to get on their bikes and take part in cycling events across the borough as part of National ‘Bike Week’.

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‘Talk about Diabetes’ event on June 14

‘Talk about Diabetes’ event on June 14

Diabetes UK Northern Ireland has teamed up with AWARE and Royal College of Psychiatrists to hold an event to raise awareness about diabetes, distress and depression on June 14.

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The five-star Solis Lough Eske Castle Hotel and Spa.

Lough Eske Castle: A tranquil haven for rest and relaxation

I’ve been fortunate enough to have stayed in some of the top-rated hotels around Ireland and further afield, but the experience hasn’t always been what I’d hoped.

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The Gobbins Cliff Path (submitted image).

Find your #MEAdventures in Mid and East Antrim this summer

The Council is launching an exciting new campaign to encourage everyone to create their own adventures, right here, in Mid and East Antrim.

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Mrs McIlwrath with her senior school helpers and some charity representatives at the Carrick College Health Event.

Carrick College taking ‘healthy steps’

Carrickfergus College have embraced ‘Take 5 Steps to Wellbeing’ with support from South Antrim Community Network

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Julie Wakley, Tourism Ireland; Cllr Kim Ashton, Mid Ulster Council; actors Adrian Dunbar and Br�d Brennan; and Catherine Heaney, at an event in London to celebrate the work of Heaney and to promote Seamus Heaney HomePlace in Bellaghy. 'Pic ' Malcolm McNally

Liam Neeson narrates new film celebrating Heaney

Liam Neeson is the narrator of a new film celebrating Heaney’s life, literature and inspiration.

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Pictured at the prizegiving after Saturday's Killinchy Club Trial at Carnmoney are - Paul McMinn, Stephen Murphy, Ken Dundee and Brian Stewart. 1989.

IN PICTURES: The Way We Were

Take a look back at the good old days at a few photographs from our archives.

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Oscar Wilde's star studded 'An Ideal Husband' to be broadcast live to Irish cinemas from London's Vaudeville Theatre on Tuesday, June 5, at 7.15pm.

‘An Ideal Husband’ to be found in cinemas on June 5

Oscar Wilde’s star-studded An Ideal Husband is set to be broadcast live to Northern Ireland cinemas from London’s Vaudeville Theatre on Tuesday, June 5, at 7.15pm.

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