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Train conductor who gave passenger ‘memorable day’ praised after Facebook post goes viral

A local train conductor has been branded a hero after letting a young man, who is passionate about trains, shadow him during a rail journey this week.

Transport
WATCH: Dramatic 'near miss' CCTV footage shows Belfast Enterprise train almost hitting trespasser

WATCH: Dramatic 'near miss' CCTV footage shows Belfast Enterprise train almost hitting trespasser

Safety chiefs have released dramatic footage of a train going at 140km/h as it narrowly missed a trespasser taking a short cut across railway lines.
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Mr. Brooks-Dutton's late wife Desreen with the couple's son, Jackson.

Widower starts petition after wife killed by pensioner who mistook brake for accelerator

A man, whose wife was killed when a pensioner mistook the accelerator pedal in his car for the break, wants people over 70 to be re-tested if they want to keep their driving licences.

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A traffic jam

Police appeal for Road Safety over Easter

Police are this Easter urging road users to take extra care on the roads.

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Undated handout photo issued by the Special EU Programmes Body of (left to right) Director and Chief Executive of South West College Malachy McAleer, CEO of the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB) Gina McIntyre, and Jill Cush Head of Innovation and Business Development for South West College, as they announce funding worth 5.8 million euro (4.9 million) for a cross-border EU-funded project will generate almost 60 years of renewable energy research.

Funding announced for cross-border renewable energy research project

A cross-border EU-funded project will generate almost 60 years of renewable energy research, promoters said.

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VIDEO: Shocking dashcam footage shows moment drunk driver launches car over roundabout at high speed with toddler in back seat

This shocking dash-cam footage shows the moment Tania Chikwature illegally overtook a lorry in her Nissan Qashqai before becoming airborne and landing on its roof.

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Firefighters extinguishing the flames at the side of the M2.

Firefighters tackle blaze at side of M2

Firefighters have been tasked to extinguish flames at the edge of the M2 city bound.

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Woman dies after road traffic collision

Woman dies after road traffic collision

A woman has died as a result of a one-vehicle RTC on the Finvoy Road near Ballymoney in the early hours of this morning.

Transport
TRAFFIC UPDATE: Road closed after collision

TRAFFIC UPDATE: Road closed after collision

Motorists are advised that the Templepatrick Road in Doagh has been closed following a road traffic collision.

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Police

M2 reopens after lane closure

Lanes one and two of the M2 (Northbound) between York Street and Fortwilliam are open again following an RTC in the early hours of this morning.

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Police

Traffic news: Delays after accident in County Antrim

A car accident has taken place this morning in County Antrim.

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The A2 - Google image

No serious injuries sustained in three car crash on A2 to Belfast carriageway

No serious injuries were sustained by motorists after three cars were involved in a collision which closed two lanes of the A2 to Belfast carriageway, a PSNI spokesman has confirmed.
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The A6 upgrade

A6 dual carriageway to go ahead

A legal challenge to the Castledawson to Toome section of the A6 Dualling Scheme has been dismissed.
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Vandals ‘could have de-railed train’ - PSNI

Vandals ‘could have de-railed train’ - PSNI

The thoughtless activities of vandals in Carrickfergus could potentially have de-railed a train, according to police.

Crime
Reginald Diamond (Picture supplied by family)

Man killed in Coleraine accident named

Police have confirmed that the man injured following a single vehicle road traffic collision on the Curragh Road in Coleraine yesterday morning has died from his injuries.

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David McGuckin from Ballymena Rider Training and co-organiser,  Gary Olphert. (Contributed picture)

Bikers ready to roll for Easter Egg Run

Bikers from all over Co. Antrim and further afield will be revved up and ready to roll for what has become the ‘first run’ event of the year.

Business
Road closure in east Belfast due to fire

Road closure in east Belfast due to fire

Belmont Road in east Belfast has been closed in both directions at Dundela Avenue due to a fire at a nearby property.

Transport

WATCH: Dramatic moment R-driver has lucky escape at ‘dangerous’ junction

The owner of a local haulage company says a young R-driver is lucky to be alive after a terrifying near miss on a busy road outside Moira.

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Pensioner injured in three-vehicle RTC remains in critical condition

Pensioner injured in three-vehicle RTC remains in critical condition

Police investigating a serious road traffic collision on the Pomeroy Road on Friday afternoon (March 3) have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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Accident

The Main Street in Moira has re-opened

The Main Street in Moira has now re-opened after it had been closed due to a collision.

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