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WARNING after local woman LOSES £4000 on fake used car sales website

Trading Standards Service (TSS) has asked people to be vigilant when considering online purchases after a Belfast woman lost money on a fake used car sales website.
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The Outlet

Exclusive homeware event at the Outlet Banbridge

If you are searching for some inspiration to transform your home this Spring~Summer, join The Outlet in Banbridge for a three day exclusive homeware event, running April 28 – 30.

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The average price of property in Northern Ireland is on the increase.

Northern Ireland sees property price growth

The average price of a property in Northern Ireland increased by 0.6 per cent for the final quarter of 2016.

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The charger has the potential to overheat.

Xbox chargers recalled due to safety fears

A range of chargers for XBOX ONE Video Game Controllers have been recalled by the manufacturer due to their potential to overheat.

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The Freedom Refreshment deal is set to give Tayto a major foothold in the GB vending market

Expansion at Tayto group with multi-million GB deal

Iconic Northern Ireland business Tayto has set its sights on significant expanion into the GB market with the acquisition of Yorkshire-based vending solutions company, Freedom Refreshments Ltd.

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Experts believe the pound could rise to �1.20.

Pound to keep RISING against Euro say experts

The Pound will continue to rise against the Euro throughout April, experts predict.

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The two horses which have been given a new lease of life thanks to Craigavon PSNI.

‘Neigh’bourhood policing with a difference as horses find homes

Craigavon police have been doing a spot of ‘neigh’bourhood policing with a difference - finding two abandoned horses new homes.

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Local company gets creative in Finland

Local company gets creative in Finland

For one week in Rovaniemi, inside the Arctic Circle, local businesses, including Design Stics from Banbridge, got to network, exhibit and attend events with Finnish and international designers, bringing together their creative expertise from Arctic regions and further afield.

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The Coca-Cola plant at Knockmore Hill, Lisburn. Pic by Google

Investigation launched after discovery of contaminated cans at Coca-Cola plant

Coca-Cola and the PSNI have launched an investigation after a shipment of empty drinks cans at the company’s Lisburn plant were found to have been contaminated.

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File photo dated 6/3/2014 of the John Lewis store in Oxford Street, London. The department store has reported another difficult week for sales in the latest sign that retailers endured a grim month in August. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday September 4, 2015. The firm said sales for the week ending August 29 were down 3.4% compared with last year, after falling 5.9% in the prior week. They were 3% lower in the four weeks to August 29. See PA story CITY JohnLewis. Photo credit should read: Sean Dempsey/PA Wire

Belfast Council moves against John Lewis decision

The High Court was wrongly drawn into making an order that boosted attempts to secure the first John Lewis store in Northern Ireland, senior judges heard today.

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Lord Mayor visits Washington DC

Lord Mayor visits Washington DC

Despite the frosty conditions and inches of snow caused by storm Stella, the Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress of the borough were received extremely warmly on their recent visit to the US capitol for the annual Saint Patrick’s Day events.

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Stop sexual harrassment

How to deal with sexual harassment in the workplace

Whether you’ve been physically or verbally assaulted, shrugging sexual harassment off as a bit of banter isn’t the right thing to do — especially when you’re at work.
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April Cromie with her pet lamb, Gizmo, in class at Greenmount

Little Gizmo proves a big hit on campus

Every one knows that it was Mary who had a little lamb, right? Well anyone around Lisburn may be able to put you right on that.

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Poultry will not feature at this year's Balmoral Show due to the ongoing threat of bird flu

RUAS cancels poultry section at Balmoral due to bird flu threat

The poultry section at this year’s Balmoral Show has been cancelled due to the threat posed by Avian Influenza.

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A Big Mac meal from McDonald's.

McDonald’s delivery service could be on its way to Northern Ireland

McDonald’s could be about to extend its delivery service to Northern Ireland.

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Slideshow: Ploughing ahead at 102nd Mullahead match

The Richardsons estate, outside Portadown, provided the setting for the 102nd annual Mullahead Ploughing Match.

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Greggs is the largest bakery chain in the UK.

Greggs says plans for Banbridge store have been ‘put on hold’

Bakery chain Greggs has said that it has put plans to open a shop in Banbridge “on hold for the time being”.

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Technology

Eight out of 10 feel misled by broadband adverts

The majority of UK consumers find the advertising of broadband speeds to be misleading, according to new research.

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A Nokia 3310.

Nokia to re-launch the 3310

Nokia has announced it will re-launch the world’s most loved mobile phone - the Nokia 3310!

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Belfast International Airport.

Work postponed on main road to Belfast International Airport

Roadworks on a main road used to access Belfast International Airport will not be taking place this weekend.

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