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Progressive presents cheque to Therapy Centre

Manager Elaine Molyneaux and Andrew Hibbert from the Progressive Building Society have handed over a cheque for £1000 to The Oxygen Therapy Centre.

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Seaview PS pupils get new computer suite

Seaview PS, Glenarm, has installed a dedicated computer suite with funding from The Extended Schools Programme and the PTA.

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Nicholas Davis (second left) with bat tour explorers. (Submitted Picture).

Cash award helps bat-spotting event take wing

A £1,000 cash award for a Larne community wildlife project has helped a bat-spotting event get off to a flying start.

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St Killians Year 9 students Nikola Lawniczak, Piotr Han and Nikola Duczkowski who took their Polish GCSE examinations at the end of Year 8 and all three achieved top grades. (Pic McIlwaine Media).

GCSE success for St Killian’s trio

Three St Killian’s Year Nine students are celebrating achieving top grades in GCSE exams which they took at the end of Year Eight!

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The Key, a new not for profit social enterprise held its first cheque presentations on November 4 in its Charity Shop at 13 Dunluce Street, Larne, where Diabetes UK  and the Cure Parkinsons Trust  (pictured) were each presented with a cheque for �1125. Thanks have been extended to Naomi from Diabetes UK & Olivia Nash on behalf of The Cure Parkinsons Trust for attending and to donors and customers for their continuous generous support.

Cheque it out!

“The Key”, a new not for profit social enterprise has held its first cheque presentations on November 4 in it’s Charity Shop at 13 Dunluce Street, Larne.

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The Christmas dinner pizza

Asda launch full Christmas dinner pizza with all the trimmings

There's nothing quite like a traditional Christmas dinner but if you're tempted to dodge the responsibility of cooking up a festive feast this year then read on!
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Pictured with the new video camera for Linn Primary School are headmaster George Hewitt and pupils with Yvonne Wilson, Bertie Service and Adrienne McMurty of the PTA. (1989)

In Pictures: The Way We Were

Here are a few photos from the Larne Times archive to get you all talking.

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Local people are being invited to volunteer for a new pilot service to go Side by Side with people with dementia in Antrim Area Hospital. (Submitted Picture).

Volunteers needed to go Side by Side hospital patients with dementia

Local people are being invited to volunteer for a new pilot service in Antrim Area hospital to help people with dementia to keep doing the things they love while they are on a ward.

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Volunteers wanted for UKs biggest Christmas food collection.

Help sought for big festive food collection

Kind-hearted volunteers are being sought in Mid & East Antrim to help with a nationwide food collection to help people in need this Christmas.

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Canine companions Ozzie and Millie

Twice the love needed for pair of canine gentle giants

Two canine companions at Dogs Trust Ballymena are hoping to find a new owner who believes a dog is for life and can give them both a loving home.

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Pictured at the aerial Photography Exhibition which is on display in Larne Library until November 25 is  Lucy Steele (left) and library staff.

Aerial photography exhibition at Larne library

Ballygally View Images are staging an aerial Photography Exhibition in Larne Library until Saturday, November 25.

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The Key, a new not for profit social enterprise held its first cheque presentations on November 4 in its Charity Shop at 13 Dunluce Street, Larne, where Diabetes UK  and the Cure Parkinsons Trust  (pictured) were each presented with a cheque for �1125. Thanks have been extended to Naomi from Diabetes UK & Olivia Nash on behalf of The Cure Parkinsons Trust for attending and to donors and customers for their continuous generous support.

Cheque it out!

“The Key”, a new not for profit social enterprise held it’s first cheque presentations on November 4 in it’s Charity Shop at 13 Dunluce Street, Larne, where Diabetes UK (pictured) and the Cure Parkinson’s Trust were each presented with a cheque for £1125.

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Mayor of Mid & East Antrim, Councillor Paul Reid has congratulated the Mid &  East Antrim Agewell Partnership (MEAAP) after they were awarded a Queens Award for Voluntary Service.

Mayoral praise for Mid and East Antrim’s Agewell Partnership

The Mayor of Mid & East Antrim, Councillor Paul Reid has congratulated the Mid & East Antrim Agewell Partnership (MEAAP) on being awarded a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.

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Mayor of Mid & East Antrim, Councillor Paul Reid has congratulated the Mid &  East Antrim Agewell Partnership (MEAAP) after they were awarded a Queens Award for Voluntary Service.

MEAAP champs congratulated

The Mayor of Mid & East Antrim, Councillor Paul Reid has congratulated the Mid & East Antrim Agewell Partnership (MEAAP) on being awarded a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service.

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Tom and Olliie's exhibit at the Balmoral Show. (submitted pic)

Borough businesses ready to tuck into BBC Good Food Show

Four food and drink producers from Mid and East Antrim are ready to showcase at the BBC Good Food Show.

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North Antrim MP Ian Paisley at Mercks WE100 photoshoot in Parliament Square earlier this week.

Ian Paisley backs campaign to support ageing society

Ian Paisley MP has pledged support for a global campaign which aims to raise awareness about the importance of supporting older people to remain healthy for longer

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Got some events news - let us know!

We welcome contributions of community events details and photographs such as fundraisers, concerts, charity events graduations, milestone personal events such as 50th wedding anniversaries, school successes and events news, community group news and events, and cheque presentations.

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An example of one of the scam messages

Warning over scam WhatsApp supermarket money-off messages

Police have issued a warning about a new scam currently doing the rounds on WhatsApp involving 'money off vouchers' for supermarkets like Tesco, Asda, Sainsbury’s and M&S.

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Joshua Giles, Mayor of Mid and East Antrim, Cllr Paul Reid & Radio & TV Presenter Robin Elliott launch the Carrickfergus Singathon for Children In Need.

12-hour Singathon for Children in Need

Mayor of Mid and East Antrim, Cllr Paul Reid has helped officially launch the Carrickfergus 12 Hour Singathon for Children In Need.

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Northern Trust Biomedical Scientist Dissectors, Yvonne Cole from Ballymena, Ian Clarke, Valerie Hinch and Elaine Donald-Magill receive their Advancing Healthcare Award from Jo Scott, BBC News presenter and Charlotte McArdle, Chief Nursing Officer, Department of Health.

Northern Trust staff celebrate succcess in Advancing Healthcare Awards

Staff from Northern Trust have won top Awards for their innovative projects at the recent Advancing Healthcare Awards 2017.

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