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Saturday, September 19, 2020

Serious wildfire burns rapidly across Co Tyrone countryside

A serious wildfire is burning across a portion of the Co-Tyrone countryside in the Loughmacrory area of the county.

The reports are that a number of houses have had to be evacuated as firefighters, with the assistance of volunteers, fight to bring the blaze under control.

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The fire is expected to burn for some time due to the conditions.

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Road improvement scheme for Coleraine Road, Ballycastle

A £175,000 resurfacing scheme for Moyarget Road, Ballycastle will commence on Monday 21 September 2020.

DUP welcomes controversial Bobby Storey funeral investigation while TUV say questions ‘unanswered’

Two North Antrim MLAs have spoken out following announcements surrounding an investigation into the funeral of Republican Bobby Storey

Inclusive cycling event at Joey Dunlop Leisure Centre

An inclusive cycling event will be held at Joey Dunlop Leisure Centre on September 26. The cycling sessions will give participants a chance to try out the range of specialist cycling equipment available through​ the Disability Hub. Given the current circumstances, a booking system has been put in place and we…

Storey: ‘every child should have the chance to succeed’

DUP MLA Member Mervyn Storey has encouraged schools, families, community groups and individuals concerned about educational underachievement in North Antrim to complete a survey...