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£100k for disability water sports project

A new £100,000 Disability Water Sports Hub project was unveiled at Carrickfergus Marina on Tuesday afternoon.

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Digger moves in to clear the former Clendinnings factory

‘People power’ led to action on Clendinnings

Diggers have moved in to clear a major anti-social hotspot after years of turmoil.

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The late John Shanks pictured at Tullygally Boxing Club in 1988

Well known boxing coach passes away

Tributes have been paid to legendary boxing coach John Shanks who passed away yesterday.

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Met Office weather warning

Yellow weather warning for rain on Tuesday

Hold any plans for outside parties on Tuesday as Northern Ireland is expected to experience "very heavy rainfall".

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Was using another vehicle without insurance in place

Was using another vehicle without insurance in place

While his own car was being repaired a 36-year-old man used another vehicle but was caught driving without being insured.

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Infantrymen occupying a shallow trench in a ruined landscape before an advance during the Battle of the Somme. (Photo: PA/PA Wire)

Somme association set to stage commemoration night

On Saturday, July 1, the Ancre Somme Association will be holding their annual Battle of the Somme Commemoration Parade in Lurgan.

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Carla Lockhart MLA highlights the need for grass cutting along roadsides in Upper Bann.

Work on guard rail at Mill Hill ‘an essential addition for safety’

Construction of a guard rail at the Mill Hill junction in Waringstown has been welcomed.

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Judge hits out at ‘Fagin’ style thief

Judge hits out at ‘Fagin’ style thief

A woman used her children ‘Fagin style’ to steal over £300 worth of goods from Debenhams, the judge said last Wednesday at Craigavon Magistrates Court.

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DUP Upper Bann West Minster candidate David Simpson.

Simpson praises Operation Snapper

Local MP David Simpson praised the PSNI for their ‘proactive approach’ in tackling underage drinking and antisocial behaviour.

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Claire McMullan from Lurgan, has been awarded with the Women in Business Power of 4 Award in the Innovation category with her business Health Gainz. The awards ceremony took place on Monday 19th June at the Merchant Hotel, Belfast. Claire is pictured with judges Angela Moore, Imelda McMillan and Sorcha Wolesy.

Sports therapist awarded for new hi-tech idea

A Lurgan businesswoman has been recognised for her vision and entrepreneurial spirit at the Women in Business awards.

Health
PSNI rescue a little bird

PSNI rescue baby bird from Lurgan police station

Police in Lurgan have rescued a fledgling bird from the backyard of Lurgan Police station.

Crime
Police hunt for gang who attacked man in Craigavon estate

Police hunt for gang who attacked man in Craigavon estate

Police are hunting for a gang of men who attacked another man in Craigavon.

Crime
Vandalism at Scotch St Community Centre

Vandalism at Scotch St branded ‘disgraceful’

Vandalism of a community play park in Portadown, costing thousands of pounds worth of damage, has been branded ‘disgraceful’.

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Jake McMillan pictured raising funds for Marie Curie at last year's Scarva Stroll.

Big tea party event to mark Jake’s milestone

A Tandragee teenager will celebrate his 11th year of fundraising for Marie Curie with a special event this Friday, June 30.

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The Harry Fairley memorial showing signs of damage.

Memorial hit by sick vandals

A memorial to a bandsman who died in Lurgan was vandalised over the weekend.

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Bro David Martin, (centre) Worshipful District Master of Lurgan and District Officers, Bro Colin McCusker, Deputy District Master and Bro Robert Black, District Secretary.

Orangemen gear up for Twelfth in Richhill

Lurgan District LOL No 6 is gearing up to celebrate the 327th anniversary of the Battle of the Boyne by travelling to the County Armagh village of Richhill on the ‘Twelfth’.

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The security alert in Craigavon is over.
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There is a security alert ongoing in Craigavon.
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The countdown is on to the Twelfth celebrations

IN FULL: All 18 venues for 2017 Twelfth of July demonstrations

Tens of thousands will enjoy the annual Twelfth of July celebrations across Northern Ireland.
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Police seize 250 items of alcohol including 22 bottles of ‘Lurgan Champagne’

Police seize 250 items of alcohol including 22 bottles of ‘Lurgan Champagne’

Police have seized 250 items of alcohol and issued 15 social service referrals during a clampdown on anti-social behaviour last night.

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