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36 min ago | Fermanagh Today

Parades were held in six locations across Northern Ireland today by the Royal Black Institution.

It has been estimated that 17,000 members of the institution from almost 370 preceptories will demonstrate in Rathfriland, Armagh, Londonderry, Ballyclare, Larne and Donemana.

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8 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

Laid back broadcaster who - broke the mould'

A master of his art with a fondness for the quirks of life in Northern Ireland, the Londonderry broadcaster famously renamed his birthplace "Stroke City".

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Londonderry Today

Crisis and detox centres now vital

The campaign for a detox unit in Londonderry stepped up a gear on Thursday night at a meeting at which a harrowing video was played of a university student, inert, in a high-dependency bed for a year-and-a-half before dying from septicemia.

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Fermanagh Today

Thieves attempt raid on cash machine in Castlerock

At attempt has been made to steal a cash machine from a shop in Co Londonderry using a stolen tractor unit.

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Plymouth Evening Herald

Book a date with funnyman Omid

NOT only is Omid Djalili cuddly and funny, he's also extremely down-to-earth in person - there's not even a publicist in sight.

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Belfast Today

Royal Black encourages Scots to vote 'No' in referendum

The Royal Black Institution has come out strongly against independence in Scotland and urges all of its members there to vote 'No' in the referendum on September 18. The pro-Union sentiments are expressed in one of three resolutions to be proposed by the Institution at Saturday's six demonstrations in Northern Ireland - Rathfriland.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Midulster Today

Arrangements for Last Saturday demonstrations

In County Tyrone the demonstration will be held in Donemana. Twenty four preceptories from South Donegal, Omagh, Castlederg and Strabane will take part.

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Londonderry Today

3 new bus services to Belfast this Autumn

Alan Young, Translink local Service Delivery Manager said: "Following on from the success of the first GX212 direct express our new timetable will see four morning peak express services and two evening peak services between Derry~Londonderry, serving Altnagelvin, Drumahoe, Claudy and Dungiven running non-stop to and from Belfast."

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Londonderry Today

Jobless black spot figures indict policies, says Unite

A leading trade unionist says new figures reporting Londonderry as the worst unemployment blackspot in the whole of the United Kingdom indict the Northern Ireland Executive.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Londonderry Today

Cyclist's boost for children with cancer in Londonderry

Ten children with cancer in Londonderry and Donegal will be the first young people outside of the USA to benefit from a major new project spearheaded by Eglinton cyclist, Joe Barr.

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Londonderry Today

Baptism of ice for clergy

This year's vintage rally in Dungiven on Saturday, September 13, will have a decidedly 'icy outlook' and it won't be because of the weather... The reason is that several clergymen will taking the 'Ice Bucket Challenge' for charity, raising valuable funds for Cancer Research UK.

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Coleraine Today

Kilrea musician to play at festival honouring Heaney

Talented Kilrea musician Robyn G Sheils says he is 'thrilled' to be on the line up at a festival to celebrate the late great Nobel Laureate Seamus Heaney.

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Fermanagh Today

Mother's hope after student's methadone death

The mother of a university student who overdosed on methadone has said she hopes her son's death can help save others.

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Londonderry Today

Killea house, Letterkenny bank building and four Atlantic view flats for auction

A semi detached four bedroom house in Killea on a street that runs right up to the Londonderry border will be auctioned at the RDS on September 14. The house, at 7 Kildrum Meadows, Killea, is amongst a catalogue of lots being auctioned by Allsop in two weeks.

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Coleraine Today

Police investigate Portstewart burglary

Police in Coleraine are appealing for information following the report of a burglary of a house in the Convention Avenue area of Portstewart.

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Derry Today

HOPE enriching lives of hundreds in Limavady

HOPE Limavady is easily the largest camp of its kind anywhere in Ireland. Between August 10 and August 17, 290 young people aged between 9 and 16 and over 80 volunteers enjoyed the activities on offer each day at HOPE.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Derry Today

Hijack victim was run over by his own car - court told

Rachel McGranaghan, , 24-year-old Daryl O'Hagan, both of Cuthbert Street, and 29-year-old Remy Daniel Moore, of Carlisle Road, are jointly charged with hijacking a Peugeot car.

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Letter bomb suspects released without charge

Two men, aged 35 and 46, and two women, aged 21 and 44, were detained in Londonderry on Wednesday, August 20 in connection with the incidents, which involved one package being sent to an address in Reading.

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Fermanagh Today

Family's sorrow over showjumper Hannah Jessica Wiley's death

The father of a teenager killed in a riding accident choked back tears as he re-lived the horrifying moment his daughter was crushed to death by her own horse.

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Londonderry Today

Traffic and travel for Black Saturday in Londonderry

The Derry brnach of the Royal Black Chapter pictured marching through the city centre during a previous parade.

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