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BEM for Good Morning Larne's Matthew

A Larne man's contribution to his community has been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
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Police warning as fake Instagram account asks teens for 'indecent images'

PSNI have issued a warning following reports of a fake social media account targeting teenage boys.
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Cairndhu House.

'Retirement village' plans at site of historic Larne mansion

A public consultation is to be held over plans to develop the site of a derelict mansion outside Larne into 'retirement village' facilities.
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Watch: Jason Manford's shout-out for Co Antrim club

Comedian Jason Manford has filmed a video encouraging volunteers to get involved with a Carrickfergus club.
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Anger as vandals steal defibrillator from Irish League club and throw it in river

There has been stark criticism after ‘thoughtless’ vandals stole a piece of life-saving equipment from an Irish League football club.

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WATCH: Meghan Markle’s best wishes to NI couple ahead of wedding day

Royal bride-to-be Meghan Markle has wished a Co. Antrim couple well ahead of their shared wedding date next month.

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Billy Thompson leads the main Townland parade to the Fairhill during the 25th Ballycarry Broadisland Gathering in 2017. INLT 37-009-PSB

Broadisland Gathering to be 'scaled down' this year

This year’s Broadisland Gathering in Co Antrim is to be “scaled down” as organisers appeal for more volunteers to get involved.
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Schoolgirl's starring role in new BBC drama

A Carrickfergus schoolgirl has a starring role in a new BBC drama alongside veteran actors, Christopher Eccleston and Paula Malcolmson.

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Animals ‘dumped’ at roadside

Mid and East Antrim Borough Council is investigating following reports that animal carcasses were dumped at a roadside in Carrickfergus.

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59 new social housing units for Carrickfergus

Some 59 new homes are to be provided in Carrickfergus with the development of two social housing projects.
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Trustee Maria Martin, actor James Nesbitt, and Managing Director of MIS Claims Alan Baillie with Dawn McConnell, Hope House co-founder.

Charity pays tribute to supporters after securing new premises

An east Antrim-based charity that supports people with cancer is celebrating after securing permanent premises.
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Mum's shock as ill tot denied care allowance

A Carrickfergus mum whose little girl needs round-the-clock care has said she “can’t believe” her daughter was refused Disability Living Allowance.
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Video: 65 years on, town pays tribute to victims of ferry disaster

A poignant service was held on the shores of Larne this morning to mark the 65th anniversary of what has been called 'a generation’s Titanic'.
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Danny Barkley.

Brother's tribute to "beautiful soul"

The family of a talented young musician who passed away recently have paid tribute to his "beautiful and fragile soul".
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Doggy 911 founder Gabrielle Gardiner with her dogs Sam and Charlie.

New homes in NI for dogs rescued from China

Six dogs who were rescued from horrific conditions in China will be meeting their new families in Carrickfergus at the end of this month.

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Elijah as a baby.

Mum on a mission to raise awareness of rare skin condition

A Carrickfergus mum is on a mission to raise awareness after her little boy was born with a rare skin condition.
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Heating oil was stolen from the children's unit in Whitehead.

Kids miss out as heating oil stolen from respite unit

Local families have been left “disappointed” and “upset” following the theft of heating oil from a Whitehead children’s centre.

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Blow for Ianessa as US treatment cancelled

A Carrickfergus schoolgirl who was to undergo cancer treatment in the US has received the devastating news that the trip has been cancelled.

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Ianessa Connor.

Support for Carrick schoolgirl's treatment fund 'humbling'

A Carrickfergus man has told of how he "stepped up" to care for his desperately ill sister after she was diagnosed with a brain tumour.
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Hi, my name's Larne: Teen makes detour to visit namesake town

The Giant’s Causeway, Titanic Belfast, and the Game of Thrones connection are all top reasons tourists flock to Northern Ireland - but for one visitor, it was personal.
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