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WEATHER WARNING: Met Office issue warning for ice

The Met Office has issued a Yellow warning for ice tomorrow in Northern Ireland.
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Weather warning

WEATHER WARNING: Heavy hail and snow to batter Northern Ireland

The Met Office has issued a weather warning for snow and ice for Northern Ireland.
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The best way to defrost your car windscreen in icy weather

The best way to defrost your car windscreen in icy weather

We're in the grip of wintry conditions – and many drivers will wake up to a winter wonderland tomorrow.

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Trip down memory lane as millions of adults buy toys they owned as kids

Trip down memory lane as millions of adults buy toys they owned as kids

Millions of us are taking a trip down memory lane – by buying toys they owned as kids, according to a study.
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A child on social media

A parent’s guide to keeping kids safe on social media

If you’re left scratching your head when your teen starts talking about Snapchat stories or checking in on Facebook, brush up on your social media knowledge so you can help them have a safer and more enjoyable experience online.

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BMW drivers voted rudest on the road

BMW drivers voted rudest on the road

BMW drivers are the rudest road users, a survey has found.

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Winter weather

The best way to defrost your car windscreen as icy weather arrives

Many of us woke up to a thick layer of frost on the car windscreen.

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Finding out the truth

Have you stuck to your New Year's resolutions?

Have you ditched your New Year's resolutions to lose weight and get more active?
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lazy worker

Top 50 ways to slack off work

Workers have revealed the top 50 ways they secretly slack off - including 'tactical' toilet breaks, booking meeting rooms for a gossip, and taking compassionate leave for fictional funerals.
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Wind weather warning

Weather warning: Storm Eleanor expected to wreak havoc

Northern Ireland is set to be battered by strong winds between 6pm today and 6pm tomorrow, according to the Met Office.
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Top 20 most popular baby name predictions for 2018

REVEALED: Top 20 most popular baby name predictions for 2018 – with a ‘royal influence’

Nearly 3,500 pregnant women across the UK who are expecting babies in 2018 have revealed their selected baby names in a new survey.

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Are you planning to travel by train or bus over Christmas and the New Year?

Are you planning to travel by train or bus over Christmas and the New Year?

If you are planning to travel then you need to get up to speed with the Translink holiday timetable.
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HMRC scam warning

Warning over iTunes cold call scam conning NI's vulnerable and elderly out of thousands

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has warned of a high-profile phone scam that is conning vulnerable and elderly people out of thousands of pounds.

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Overweight : What is the best diet for me?

Are you unhappy with your weight after the Christmas food fest?
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Good advice: Beat the burglar

Five top tips to prevent burglars ruining your Christmas

As we wind down for the festive break, that’s a sign for the nation’s burglars to step up their activities.
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The Hygena Angel Chair

Argos recall chair due to safety fears

Argos has recalled a range of chairs, which could unexpectedly break when sat upon.

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Ice warning

Yellow weather warning for ice issued for Northern Ireland

The Met Office have this morning issued a Yellow weather warning for ice.
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Pot noodle

Popular Slimming World ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’

Slimming World has made major changes to its diet plan with some popular ‘free foods’ now counted as ‘syns’.

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REVEALED: The shocking reasons people give up their dogs to Dogs Trust

Pet charity Dogs Trust have revealed the shocking real reasons people give up dogs as they prepare for the post-Christmas influx of unwanted dogs.

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The cold snap continues to impact on some roads. Stock image.

Can you get sued for clearing snow and ice from your driveway? And what you should never use

With the first snows of winter having arrived in many parts, the cold snap has meant there’s plenty of the white stuff on the streets, and on people's driveways.

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