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12 ways to have pancakes this Shrove Tuesday

Get the lemons, sugar and chocolate sauce in - because pancake day is almost here!

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An aeroplane

Storm Doris: Can I claim compensation for a delayed flight?

AS storm Doris batters the UK, with winds expected to reach up to 87mph, we spoke to the  travel experts at airFair about whether passengers facing a delayed flight due to the bad weather are entitled to claim compensation.

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Pupils from St Michael's who held their formal in 1988. Included are  head boy John O'Shaughnessy and head girl Ciara McCloskey

NOSTALGIA: Twitching, dancing, fundraising from the Lurgan Mail files

Twitching, dancing, fundraising ... just a few of the activities we focus on in this week’s gallery from the Lurgan Mail archive

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Smash hit play comes to the Market Place

Smash hit play comes to the Market Place

Willy Russell’s award-winning comedy ‘Educating Rita’ comes to the Market Place Theatre in Armagh next week following a record-breaking run at the Lyric Theatre in Belfast.

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Members of Lurgan Lions at the club's charter dinner held in the Coach, Banbridge, in 1978

NOSTALGIA: Favourite photos from the Lurgan Mail archive

See how many faces you recognise in these pictures from the Lurgan Mail archive.

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The US company confirmed that the US dollar to pound exchange rate made business unsustainable and that prices will increase as of 23 February 2017.

TECH: Brexit pound sees Sonos speakers price hike

Premium audio fans are about to feel the brunt of Brexit after luxury speaker and sound system manufacturer, Sonos, confirmed they will be raising prices by 25 per cent.

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Millions of workers have the same lunch every single day

Millions of workers have the same lunch every single day

Millions of office workers are eating the same lunch every single day, a study has found.

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What's your favourite pizza topping?

National Pizza Day: What’s your favourite topping?

Today is National Pizza Day.

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Spagbol

People who eat pasta have a better diet

Pasta is a superfood - because it leads to eating a healthier diet, according to new research.

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Children's cereal

Shocking levels of sugar found in breakfast cereals

Some breakfast cereals contain shocking amounts of sugar - making up to a THIRD of the ingredients in some brands, reveals new research.
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Be safe on the web.

Safer Internet Day: The '10 Commandments' to avoid online dangers

Today - Tuesday, February 7 - is Safer Internet Day 2017.

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Toblerone

Shoppers instantly know when products are shrunk

When Toblerone reduced the size of their chocolate bars it faced a revolt by disgruntled shoppers.
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American  troops on the march in Northern Ireland in 1942. (archive photo)

Over-paid and over here, GIs were warned: ‘Never mix it with locals’

American military being billeted in Northern Ireland 75 years ago were provided with a guide book on how they should interact with locals.

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A full English breakfast

What is the most important ingredient in your full English breakfast?

For many there’s nothing better than a greasy, full English but with so much to include on the plate, what's your must-have ingredient?

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At the start/finish area of the North West 200 in Portstewart in the early 70s

Did you grow up in the 70s?

Growing up in the 70s in Northern Ireland, the Troubles were part of day to day life.

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American troops marching to their quarters. 1942

Do you remember the arrival of the US Army?

Around 120,000 US troops were stationed across Northern Ireland at the height of the deployment and it is estimated that during the Second World War around 300,000 ‘passed through’.

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Thorntons product recall

Thorntons recalls Hollow Milk Chocolate Jolly Santa

Thorntons is recalling all batches of its Hollow Milk Chocolate Jolly Santa because they may contain a piece of plastic.

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Tesco Takeaway Butter Chicken

Tesco recalls ready meal over allergy risk

Tesco has issued a notice recalling a popular ready meal after it was revealed to be a risk to customers with allergies.

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