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Disgust as homes of foreign nationals attacked

Homes of Indian and Pakistani families have been attacked in Banbridge overnight, police are reporting.

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‘Wise up’: Reckless act that could have badly injured a young child

‘Wise up’: Reckless act that could have badly injured a young child

Young pupils had a lucky escape yesterday after a large lump of granite was thrown at the front of a local primary school.

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Man taken to hospital after falling into ‘water’

Man taken to hospital after falling into ‘water’

A man is receiving treatment in hospital after falling into water in the Lough Road area of Dromore on Tuesday, May 15.

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Matthew Redmond at the demilitarized zone in Korea just before he set off on his epic cycle.

Matt back on the saddle to cycle South Korea

Fresh from conquering India on a motorcycle, a Dromore man has now cycled 600km across South Korea on a bicycle.

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New Greggs store will create 11 new jobs

Bakery chain Greggs will open a new shop in High Street Mall, Portadown on Thursday, May 17, creating 11 new jobs.

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Housing Executive is urged to halt plans

Housing Executive is urged to halt plans

The Housing Executive has been urged to halt the proposed part time closure of local offices in Banbridge, Armagh and Portadown.

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Dromore Central pupil Tyler Whitten "Braved The Shave" for his Granda in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, ready for the first cut is Cheryl of The B-Hive Barber in Dromore, included is Tyler's Dad Colin, Mum Lyndsey and sister Kayla �Edward Byrne Photography INBL1814-201EB

Tyler (11) braves the shave raising over £1k

A local lad who braved the shave in honour of his grandfather, who is battling cancer, has raised over £1,000 for charity.

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Visiting Belfast city centre during their first visit to Northern Ireland on 23 March 2018, Prince Harry and Ms. Markle Markle begin their first visit to Northern Ireland at the Eikon Centre at an event celebrating the youth-led peace-building initiative ��Amazing the Space�" and showcasing groundbreaking cross community and reconciliation work from young people across Northern Ireland.  Launched by Prince Harry in September 2017, ��Amazing the Space�" empowers young people across Northern Ireland to become ambassadors for peace within their communities.  Photo by Aaron McCracken

Local pupils provide a right royal welcome

Two New Bridge Integrated College pupils enjoyed Royal company on Friday as they were sat beside Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during their visit to Northern Ireland.

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Little Elsa McBurney has received positive news about her cancer fight.

Brave Elsa McBurney wins her cancer battle!

After months of chemotherapy, surgery and proton beam treatment, little Elsa McBurney is now cancer free.

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District turns out to celebrate brave Elsa’s birthday!

The local community has come out in force to celebrate little Elsa McBurney’s eighth birthday at a huge party held at Banbridge Rugby Club on Sunday.

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Big party planned for Elsa McBurney’s eighth birthday

Big party planned for Elsa McBurney’s eighth birthday

A special birthday party to celebrate Elsa McBurney turning eight years old is planned for Sunday (March 11) and everyone is welcome.

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Patricia Lee (front right) is pictured with her mother Elizabeth Doherty (83) with her two sons Paul and Jeffrey Doherty. The missing plants are pictured behind the group.

Heartless thieves steal plants given to widow by late husband

A Banbridge woman has appealed for the return of two stolen bay tree plants, purchased by her late father for her mother shortly before he passed away.

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Police investigate reported suspicious approach to a child

Police investigate reported suspicious approach to a child

Police in Banbridge received a report at around 10am on Wednesday (March 7) of a suspicious approach to a child in the Ballygowan Park area of the town on Tuesday.

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Banbridge Firefighters to hold charity car wash

Firefighters from Banbridge Fire Station will be holding a charity Car Wash on Saturday, March 10 from 10am-3pm in aid of Cure4Cam.

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Cam’s scan results ‘not good news’

The family of young cancer fighter Cameron Truesdale have asked for local people to pray for him after they received the latest set of scan results.

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Banbridge is like a ‘ghost town’ as snow forces businesses to close

Banbridge is like a ‘ghost town’ as snow forces businesses to close

Heavy snow has turned Banbridge into a ghost town with many shops being forced to close, one local trader has said.

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Wintry weather causing disruption: Schools closed and road conditions treacherous

Heavy snowfalls and icy conditions have forced a number of local schools to close.

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Brave Elsa McBurney has finished her last round of chemotheraphy.

Elsa and family hoping for a magical March

The McBurney family is hoping March proves to be a landmark month for brave cancer battler Elsa as she celebrates her 8th birthday and receives her end of treatment results.

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Van linked to rogue traders spotted in area

Police have appealed for local people to be on the look out for a van linked to road traders.

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