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BT price hike for all broadband and TV users

BT broadband and TV customers can expect to pay extra for their services as of 2 April as BT announces price changes.

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A computer-generated image of how The Outlet will look during the daytime after redevelopment.

£4m retail park investment could create 100 new jobs

A multi-million pound investment designed to “reinvigorate” The Outlet retail park could create more than 100 new jobs, it has been claimed.

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Some Doritos lightly salted crisps could be harmful to people with an intolerance or allergy to wheat/gluten or soya.

Health risk forces Doritos to recall crisps

The owners of popular crisp brand. Doritos, is recalling some products after it was revealed they could pose a health risk.

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Money

Five really easy ways to end up with more money in 2017

January may be a tight month, but it is also one where you can take a few simple steps to have a better financial start to the year.

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Streaming services such as netflix and Amazon Prime have made it easier to bingewatch than ever. Shutterstock

Half of us happy to binge watch

Whether you gorge on Game of Thrones or are glued to Breaking Bad, we have become a nation of box set addicts with half of Brits (50 per cent) happy to watch between two and four one-hour episodes of a TV show in one go.

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Beauty tips

Five gadgets to modernize your beauty routine

The future of beauty is here.
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Lord Mayor Garath Keating pictured promoting the council's free parking scheme in the run up to Christmas.

Council hits back over car parking complaints

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Council has defended its free Christmas parking scheme following criticism from angry motorists who were hit with parking tickets on Christmas eve.

Transport
Trying to get off to sleep

Parents turn to tech for extra 1hour 30 mins sleep per night

Parents across the UK are damaging their children’s sleep patterns by relying on technology to get them off to sleep, a new report has found.

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turkeys

How your Christmas turkey arrives already stuffed – with antibiotics

You may consider the turkey to be a traditional part of your Christmas celebrations. But however you cook it, something about this festive bird is changing – it’s getting fatter.

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Ten jobs are created as new Outlet store opens

Ten jobs are created as new Outlet store opens

Leading fashion brand, Bench has opened a new pop-up store at The OUTLET in Banbridge, creating 10 new jobs.

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Eating trendy shoots or microgreens favoured by celebrity chefs such as Raymond Blanc and Heston Blumenthal can help prevent heart disease, according to new research.

Trendy red cabbage good for the heart

Eating trendy shoots or microgreens favoured by celebrity chefs such as Raymond Blanc and Heston Blumenthal can help prevent heart disease, according to new research.

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Early Christmas presents for community groups

Early Christmas presents for community groups

Young boxers, the Women’s Institute and two community groups got an early Christmas present with the news that they are amongst 50 clubs and organisations to benefit from the £180,605 Big Lottery Fund Celebrate programme.

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Out shopping

UK shoppers set to spend £20.6 Bn on Christmas food and groceries

UK shoppers are set to spend a bumper £20.6 billion on food and groceries this Christmas, according to figures released today.

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Post Office

Minimal disruption for Post Office users this Christmas

The Post Office is confident it’ll be Christmas as usual after strikes called for the 19th and 20th December will be met with robust contingency plans to minimise any festive disruption.

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A Christmas dinner

REVEALED: Which supermarket is best value for your Christmas dinner?

While many like to moan that the cost of Christmas seems to go up every year, the truth may be exactly the opposite.

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Are you heading to your Christmas party this weekend?

Nine things NOT to do at your work Christmas party

If you're getting your gladrags on next weekend for the Christmas party, make sure you don't wake up filled with regret the following day.
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‘Infuse’ team get down to business

Move over Alan Sugar! The pupils of New-Bridge Integrated College have proved they have got what it takes to become proper little entrepreneurs.

Business

Local gas engineers awarded firmus energy installer charter

Eight local installers servicing Banbridge and its surrounding areas have been awarded the Firmus Energy installer charter.

Business
Cybercriminals are still at work on the web

Cybercrime warning follows security success

Cybercrime experts are celebrating success against a computer fraud network - but are warning users that the need for vigilance is as great as ever.

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MLA hopes Huntly work soon to begin

MLA hopes Huntly work soon to begin

DUP MLA Carla Lockhart hopes that that modernisation work at Huntly Bungalows could begin after Christmas.

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