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WARNING after local woman LOSES £4000 on fake used car sales website

Trading Standards Service (TSS) has asked people to be vigilant when considering online purchases after a Belfast woman lost money on a fake used car sales website.
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Cllr Arnold Hatch

EU is urged to support our young farmers

Proposals by a local Ulster Unionist councillor aimed at attracting more young people into farming have been unanimously adopted by the European Union’s Committee of the Regions.

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The average price of property in Northern Ireland is on the increase.

Northern Ireland sees property price growth

The average price of a property in Northern Ireland increased by 0.6 per cent for the final quarter of 2016.

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Powescreen staff at an industry event in the US

Powerhouse Dungannon firm crushing it all over the world

From humble beginnings in a shed outside Coalisland, Powerscreen-Terex is now one of the world’s biggest names in crushing and screening machines.

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The charger has the potential to overheat.

Xbox chargers recalled due to safety fears

A range of chargers for XBOX ONE Video Game Controllers have been recalled by the manufacturer due to their potential to overheat.

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Sorcha Eastwood, HR Officer at Interface Ltd & Kirsty McManus, Head of Business Development at NI Chamber, launch the Southern Area Network STEM group at Interface Craigavons factory site.

New STEM working group for ABC

A new working group to get more women into Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics job roles has started in the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon area.

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The former Black Cat premises is now for sale

Shut award-winning restaurant up for sale

Ballygawley’s Black Cat Restaurant, which not only produced award winning grub, but also an award winning chef, closed in 2016 and is now listed for sale.

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The Freedom Refreshment deal is set to give Tayto a major foothold in the GB vending market

Expansion at Tayto group with multi-million GB deal

Iconic Northern Ireland business Tayto has set its sights on significant expanion into the GB market with the acquisition of Yorkshire-based vending solutions company, Freedom Refreshments Ltd.

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Experts believe the pound could rise to �1.20.

Pound to keep RISING against Euro say experts

The Pound will continue to rise against the Euro throughout April, experts predict.

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The two horses which have been given a new lease of life thanks to Craigavon PSNI.

‘Neigh’bourhood policing with a difference as horses find homes

Craigavon police have been doing a spot of ‘neigh’bourhood policing with a difference - finding two abandoned horses new homes.

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The Coca-Cola plant at Knockmore Hill, Lisburn. Pic by Google

Investigation launched after discovery of contaminated cans at Coca-Cola plant

Coca-Cola and the PSNI have launched an investigation after a shipment of empty drinks cans at the company’s Lisburn plant were found to have been contaminated.

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Kyle Geddis, Brian Boru X and Carla Lockhart MLA.

Lockhart visits world class shamrock firm

DUP MLA Carla Lockhart has commended local business owners Kerry and Kyle Geddis on their world class shamrock production.

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Stop sexual harrassment

How to deal with sexual harassment in the workplace

Whether you’ve been physically or verbally assaulted, shrugging sexual harassment off as a bit of banter isn’t the right thing to do — especially when you’re at work.
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April Cromie with her pet lamb, Gizmo, in class at Greenmount

Little Gizmo proves a big hit on campus

Every one knows that it was Mary who had a little lamb, right? Well anyone around Lisburn may be able to put you right on that.

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Poultry will not feature at this year's Balmoral Show due to the ongoing threat of bird flu

RUAS cancels poultry section at Balmoral due to bird flu threat

The poultry section at this year’s Balmoral Show has been cancelled due to the threat posed by Avian Influenza.

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A Big Mac meal from McDonald's.

McDonald’s delivery service could be on its way to Northern Ireland

McDonald’s could be about to extend its delivery service to Northern Ireland.

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Police search the farm.

Animals found in follow-up search

A number of suspected stolen animals and older bulls that had been inhumanely castrated have been found in a search of a farm outside Armagh.

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Police appeal for information on calves found in seized trailer

Police in Armagh are seeking information in relation to four Friesian bullock calves found in a seized livestock trailer.

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Catherine McNeill, (centre), manager of Bleary Business and Community Centre with Allan and Dawn Baird of WabiSabi who are holding a Business Co-Working Event in the centre.

Creative minds bound for Bleary gathering

To celebrate Creativity Month a gathering of creative minds is taking place on Wednesday, March 22 from 9.30am – 4.30pm at Bleary Business and Community Centre.

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Slideshow: Ploughing ahead at 102nd Mullahead match

The Richardsons estate, outside Portadown, provided the setting for the 102nd annual Mullahead Ploughing Match.

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