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Liam Neeson narrates new film celebrating Heaney

Liam Neeson is the narrator of a new film celebrating Heaney’s life, literature and inspiration.

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Pictured at the prizegiving after Saturday's Killinchy Club Trial at Carnmoney are - Paul McMinn, Stephen Murphy, Ken Dundee and Brian Stewart. 1989.

IN PICTURES: The Way We Were

Take a look back at the good old days at a few photographs from our archives.

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Mayor of Mid and East Antrim with Council officers ahead of the Beach Bonanza

Beach Bonanza bound for Ballygally

An action-packed fun day for all the family, featuring volleyball, kayaking, rowing and more, will take place in Mid and East Antrim next month.

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Brian Livingstone film industry professional; Tony Devlin, Panavision; Joan Burney Keatings MBE, Chief Executive, Cinemagic with Cinemagic film trainees Amy Hinds from Newtownabbey and Felix Surplus from Larne.

Larne Cinemagic trainee works on film screened in California

A young Larne man was one of 24 Cinemagic film trainees given the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals to bring a new short story to life on the screen.

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Larne Port apprentice Courtney Bird. (submitted pic.)

Port life’s a good fit for apprentice mechanical engineer Courtney

When Larne apprentice, Courtney Bird finished her GCSEs, she wasn’t quite sure what to do next.

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Cake & Coffee ‘Agewell’ event for borough seniors

Cake & Coffee ‘Agewell’ event for borough seniors

Residents in Mid & East Antrim aged 60 years and over are invited to a Tea/Coffee and Cake Event in the Auction Room at Larne Market Yard on Wednesday, June 13, from 10am-12 noon.

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South Antrim Community Transport has benefitted from Asda Foundation support through its Green Token Giving scheme, receiving a �200 donation. L-R: Asda Larne Community Champion, Catherine McCallion, South Antrim Community Transport's Rosey Gilmore, and Asda Larne Manager, Darren Johnston. Providing transport for service users facing isolation and loneliness in rural areas, South Antrim Community Transport will use its donation to support days out over the summer months.

Shoppers boost for Antrim Groups

South Antrim Community Transport and East Antrim Blind & Visually Impaired Group are the latest local organisations to benefit from Asda Foundation support through its Green Token Giving scheme.

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a free trailer marking event at Ballymena Mart on Wednesday 23 May from 10am-2pm.

Get your trailer marked free at Mart

Mid and East Antrim Policing and Community Safety Partnership (PCSP) is running a free trailer marking event at Ballymena Mart on Wednesday, May 23, from 10am to 2pm.

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Mayor of Mid and East Antrim, Councillor Paul Reid, pictured with Council staff ahead of Compost Awareness Week

Compost Awareness Week

Green-fingered plant enthusiasts and budding gardeners will already know the benefits of composting at home and during Mid and East Antrim’s Compost Week, Council is helping to spread the message throughout the borough.

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a free trailer marking event at Ballymena Mart on Wednesday 23 May from 10am-2pm.

Get your trailer marked free at Ballymena Mart

Mid and East Antrim Policing and Community Safety Partnership (PCSP) is running a free trailer marking event at Ballymena Mart on Wednesday, May 23, from 10am to 2pm.

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Mayor of Mid and East Antrim Paul Reid delivering sunflower seeds to pupils at Hazelbank PS, as well as other schools across the borough.

Could you grow the tallest sunflower?

Green-fingered gardeners in the borough are being challenged to grow the tallest sunflower.

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Brother and sister Oliver and Bernie Murphy receive their awards for long service from Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill at the Champion Ability Awards Ceremony at Titanic Belfast organised by Usel (Ulster Supported Employment Ltd). Congratulating them is Usel CEO Bill Atkinson.

Newtownabbey siblings awarded for almost 80 years of service

A visually impaired brother and sister have been recognised for almost 80 years of outstanding work for a company dedicated to helping people with disabilities.

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Islandmagee Community Development Association and friends (including'Noel McKee from the Whitehead Wombles and Mid and East Antrim's Litter Champion Nicholas Davis

Community volunteers join Council to help spring clean Larne

A number of green-thinking groups have teamed up with Council to carry out a number of litter picks in Larne.

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Students from The Music Yard Jai, Scarlett, Callee and Slaine helping to launch the revamped programme.

Two-day festival will mark emigrant voyage from Larne

A revamped Friends Goodwill Music Festival will take place in Larne on Saturday, May 12 and Sunday 13.

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Helping launch this year's Allianz Garden Show Ireland which is to be held at Antrim Castle Gardens are local primary pupils Katie and Jessica.

It’s Show time again at Castle Gardens

Taking place from May 4-6 at Antrim Castle Gardens, this year’s Allianz Garden Show Ireland will be returning bigger than ever.

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A fun quiz will be held at St John's Masonic Club, Mill Brae, on April 27.

Olderfleet Masonic Lodge Fun Quiz

Olderfleet Masonic Lodge No 501 will be holding a Fun Quiz with Sean Haveron on Friday, April 27, at 8pm in St John’s Masonic Club, Mill Brae.

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Volunteers sought for Big Spring Beach Clean at Glenarm

Volunteers sought for Big Spring Beach Clean at Glenarm

Members of the public are being urged to help make Glenarm Strand gleam again, by taking part in a beach clean on Thursday, April 26, from 1pm to 3pm.

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Whitehead Community Centre (image Google).

Leukaemia and Lymphoma NI fundraiser in Whitehead

The East Antrim branch of Leukaemia and Lymphoma NI will hold its annual antiques and craft fair on Saturday, May 5.

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The Gobbins cliff walk and viewing platform

The Gobbins returns as top-of-the-world scenic and historic cliff-side pathway

The leading, global, travel-publisher Lonely Planet recently crowned Belfast and the Causeway Coast as “the world’s best region to visit” in 2018.

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Bay City Rollers, Glenarm Castle, 25 May: www.glenarmcastle.com

Glenarm Castle to host the ‘May in the Marquee’ music festival

A new festival is coming to Glenarm Castle next month featuring a packed weekend of musical entertainment.

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