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Concern over a spate of burglaries across the area

Concerns have been raised with police following a spate of burglaries in the area.

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Caught out on test drive of a vehicle he was considering buying

When he took a vehicle he was thinking of buying for a drive a 55-year-old man did not realise it had no vehicle test certificate.

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Niall Parfitt raised �2,665 for the Childrens Heartbeat Trust by running both the Belfast and Dublin marathons.

Dad’s marathon effort for children’s charity

A Banbridge man completed the Dublin and Belfast Marathons raising an incredible £2,665 for a charity which supported his family as his son underwent treatment for a serious heart condition.

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RUGBY: Cork success celebrates Banbridge squad strength

Banbridge coach Daniel Soper had praise for his squad’s strength-in-depth following a weekend win over Dolphin.

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Bin collections were disrupted due to the freezing conditions.

Latest update on bin collections

Bins in the Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon council area which were not collected on Friday due to the snowy weather will be lifted today (Monday) and tomorrow.

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Primark withdraws 'dangerous' Christmas candle amid safety fears

Primark has withdrawn a Christmas candle from shelves after a photo appearing to show one of the candles burning uncontrollably was shared on social media.

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David Ross is presented the George Beattie Memorial by Raja Chambers Chairman TVR.

CYCLING: Team Vision Racing awards evening

On Saturday 25th November Team Vision Racing held its annual club dinner and award s presentation in the Bannville House Hotel.

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The Met Office issued the warning on Monday morning.

Weather warning for ice issued

The Met Office has issued a yellow status weather warning of ice for Northern Ireland.
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Made foolish decision to drive without insurance for vehicle

Made foolish decision to drive without insurance for vehicle

An 18-year-old man was fined £250 last Wednesday at Craigavon Magistrates Court for driving without insurance on September 18 this year.

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Murder bid probe after man in 20s stabbed in Downpatrick

A 22-year-old man has suffered serious stab wounds to his back and side, police have said.

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Snow and ice warning for remainder of weekend

A yellow warning of snow and ice remains in place for Northern Ireland this evening (Saturday) and tomorrow.

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Low-cost airline giving travellers more bang for their buck

Low-cost airline giving travellers more bang for their buck

It’s not every day that you can boast being taken to the skies by a famous explorer.

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Drivers urged to take care as more snow on the way

More snow is expected overnight across Northern Ireland, the Met Office has warned.

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Almost all the charges dropped in ‘pedlar’ case

Almost all the charges dropped in ‘pedlar’ case

The majority of charges against two men accused of fraud and acting as pedlars were withdrawn last Thursday at Banbridge Magistrates Court.

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‘On verge of a lengthy time behind bars’

‘On verge of a lengthy time behind bars’

A 22-year-old man was given an enhanced combination order of probation and community service last Thursday at Banbridge Magistrates Court.

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Had made an error in changing over his insurance policy

Had made an error in changing over his insurance policy

When he was asked to produce his insurance to police it transpired that a 28-year-old man was driving uninsured because of an ‘administrative error’.

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Couple admit alcohol and weedkiller theft

Couple admit alcohol and weedkiller theft

A couple who have admitted stealing from Tescos will be sentenced early next year at Banbridge Magistrates Court.

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Was driving when he should not have been

Was driving when he should not have been

A 40-year-old Banbridge man was banned from driving for 12 months last Wednesday at Craigavon Magistrates Court.

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Caused a head-on collision by driving on wrong side of road

Caused a head-on collision by driving on wrong side of road

A 41-year-old and who drove on the wrong side of the road and caused a head-on collision was banned from driving for 12 months last Thursday at Banbridge Magistrates Court.

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‘You have come very close to being sent to prison’

‘You have come very close to being sent to prison’

A 25-year-old man was told last Thursday at Banbridge Magistrates Court he was a ‘fortunate young man’ to get a chance to complete a court order instead of going to prison.

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