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Winter gritting policy 'falls short' says MLA

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A loose chain on a climbing ramp and (right) damaged football nets. INCT 49-755-CON

Repair work at Carrick play park ‘delayed’ - council

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Road impassable.

Carrickfergus road 'impassable'

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Police have warned motorists to expect delays

TRAFFIC: Driver taken to hospital after two-vehicle crash

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Northern Ireland needs 'bridges not borders' - Dickson

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WEATHER: How's the snow where you are?

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Touch of Tartan to support BHF

Whats on

Up to four inches of snow expected in parts of Northern Ireland

Environment
Elijah as a baby.

Mum on a mission to raise awareness of rare skin condition

News
A hardy walker makes the best of the weather in Killyleagh before a forecasted cold snap moves in on Monday

Snow and ice could last all week across NI

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Man taken to hospital with serious injuries following Newtownabbey collision

Transport

Road closed due to icy conditions

Transport

VIDEO: Motorist ignores red light and narrowly avoids head on collision with van

Transport

Laser pen shone at motorists

Crime

Man released in organised crime probe

Crime

Theft of heating oil leaves children distressed

Crime

Police probe attempted burglary

Crime

Hamper surprise for college pupil

Education
Colin Patterson (Vice-Principal, Downshire School), Harry Coulter and Alan Winsby (Co-Chairmen of the Interim Board of Governors), Hedley Webb (Principal, Carrickfergus College) and Michael Graham (Education Authority).  INCT 47-720-CON

Carrickfergus Academy to operate across split site

Education
Principals of Carrickfergus Model PS, Jennifer Miller (right) and Carrickfergus Grammar School, Kieran Mulvenna, joined Model pupils from Primary 5-7 (from left) Stuart Crooks, Jaye Pollock, Evie Coates and Cameron Fitzgerald, and Grammar year eights, Dylan Sproule and Sarah Boyd to help launch the Northern Area Mental Health Initiative.

Mental health awareness training for children and young people

Education

Video: Life at Carrickfergus Central PS

Education
Translinks new Safety Bus can visit approximately 350 schools, or up to 25 thousand students, across Northern Ireland each academic year. Pictured at Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School in Belfast are Year 8 student Sarah McWilliams; Kevin Wallace, Safety Bus; Year 8 pupil Hannah Wilson; Sean McGreevy, Metro Falls Service Delivery Manager; Erin Watson, Year 8 student ; Susan ONeill, Safety Bus; and Year 8 students Oscar Feron and Kate McWilliams

Thousands of children in Northern Ireland to receive bus safety advice

Education

Seven steps to saving money in 2018

Business
LEDCOM Chair Henry Fletcher, Simon McDowell, MD of Kilwaughter Minerals Ltd and LEDCOM CEO Ken Nelson at the companys AGM at Willowbank Business Centre in Larne.

Norma bags a window full of Carrick prizes

Business
The public have been sharing their views on what they would like included in the the promotional film.

Community pitches in on Carrickfergus ‘gems’ video

Business
McCue Crafted Fit has been recommissioned as fit out contractor for the new acute services block at the Ulster Hospital in Belfast, following their previous contract fitting out bespoke bathrooms within the phase B inpatient ward block (pictured).

Second ‘fantastic’ hospital project for Carrickfergus firm

Business

Northern Ireland needs 'bridges not borders' - Dickson

News
Sammy Wilson MP

‘Arrogant’ Dublin has damaged relations: Wilson

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Arlene Foster mistakenly congratulated the wrong prince and misspelled Miss Markle's Christian name.

Arlene Foster congratulates wrong prince on engagement to Meghan Markle

Politics
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UVF flag ‘historical and not illegal’ says council

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RHI

RHI overspend far greater than first feared, department tells court

Business

Up to four inches of snow expected in parts of Northern Ireland

Environment
The Dark Hedges near Armoy shot to international prominence after featuring in the hit TV series Game of Thrones

Dark Hedges traffic ban ‘must be only start to preserve attraction’

Environment

Red panda snap earns top prize for Carrick photographer

Environment
Best School Gardening Project winner: Kells and Connor PS.

Young talent 'Blooming' across Mid and East Antrim

News

Recruitment day for nurses

Health
An unhappy child

Sharp rise in counselling for sexually exploited children in NI

Offbeat
Ken Carson, from Bangor, who reached out to RNIB for emotional support to help come to terms with his sight loss.

Free emotional support for those affected by sight loss

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An unhappy child

Hundreds of NI children contact Childline with bullying woes

Offbeat
Megan and her mum, Karen.  INCT 40-746-CON

Carrick teen to undergo surgery abroad

Health