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Sunday Thoughts – Week 1 of Social Distancing

By Helen Shingler: Today is Mother’s Day and for many of us it will be the strangest one ever.  No family gatherings for a special Sunday lunch at the pub, […]

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What is helping you get through this difficult time?

By Helen Shingler: I’ve been spending a lot of time lately just staring out the window at our bird feeders, marvelling at the way life just carries on for our […]

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Paramedic students will benefit from additional NHS funding at uni

This is the first time paramedic students will benefit from additional NHS funding while at university. The funding will be provided on top of existing support, including student loans. The […]

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House sales – time for a change?

Having had 4 house sales fall through for different reasons (most of them mainly to do with the buyers) in the last 18 months, I can tell you that selling […]

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Operation Banner – fifty years on

This opinion piece was sent in by a reader: On August 14th 1969, at the request of the Unionist government, British troops were deployed on the streets of Northern Ireland […]

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