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Greenisland man welcomes monarch aboard namesake vessel

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Alex Kane

Alex Kane: For hard Brexiteers to stop May’s soft option they must oust her – and soon

Opinion
Blair Mayne was one of the British Armys most decorated soldiers who also played rugby for the British Lions

Council ‘right to name’ new leisure centre after SAS war hero Blair Mayne

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Undated handout from RSPB NI, (left to right) of Gina McIntyre (Special EU Programmes Body), Clive Mellon (RSPB NI) and Dymphna Gallagher (Northern Ireland Water), at the launch of a five-year conservation project in Antrim costing �4.3m

Blanket bog restoration project to improve habitats for birds and butterflies

Offbeat

Border poll arrangements to be challenged in Belfast and Dublin courts

Crime

David McNarry: Theresa May has rolled over on sovereignty, under a guise of creative ambiguity

Your Say

Paisley: We’ve done over Varadkar on Brexit

News

Photograph issued of Lu Na McKinney in fresh appeal for information

News

US crash family ‘full of goodness and kindness’

News
John Kennedy, a member of the expert advisory panel on adult care and support, with a copy of its report

NI social care system ‘collapsing in slow motion’

Health

Alex Kane: For hard Brexiteers to stop May’s soft option they must oust her – and soon

Opinion
Blair Mayne was one of the British Armys most decorated soldiers who also played rugby for the British Lions

Council ‘right to name’ new leisure centre after SAS war hero Blair Mayne

News
Raymond McCord said 'history is being created'

Border poll arrangements to be challenged in Belfast and Dublin courts

Crime
Letter to the editor

David McNarry: Theresa May has rolled over on sovereignty, under a guise of creative ambiguity

Your Say

Border poll arrangements to be challenged in Belfast and Dublin courts

Crime

Man charged with Downpatrick stabbing

Crime

Court hears UDA allegation as two men remanded in connection with Garvagh shooting

Crime
There were 41 incidents of badger persecution recorded across Northern Ireland in a 12-month period, a new report has found

Report shows the extent of ‘brutal’ badger baiting in NI

Crime

DAERA begins consultatation on proposals to eradicate TB

Farming
Remaining payments are due to get underway in December.

Balance and full CAP payments to begin issuing in December

Farming
Richards Charolais Heifer (pictured) will be up for auction on the night and has already generated much interest from potential buyers. Her full sale price will be donated to Childrens Heartbeat Trust.

Charity auction heads to Ballymena

Farming

Glyposate is relicensed for five years

Farming

New way to boost working class pupils’ performance takes off in Protestant-dominated areas

Education
England and Northern Ireland have gained top 10 places in new international reading rankings

England and Northern Ireland in top 10 international reading ranks

Education
Many poorer children lag behind in schools into their teens

Poorer NI children ‘getting left behind at age of five’

Education
Breda Academy principal Matthew Munroe said his school would be in deficit by March

Compressed hours at many schools, claims headmaster

Education

Belfast public to sample new Belfast Rapid Transit 'Glider' vehicle

Business

Output and new orders continue to expand solidly

Business

Action call to ban pensions cold calls and stop scammers

Business
High street spending fell 3.5%

Black Friday ‘failed to lift spending’ in November

Business

Police launch appeal after shocking hit-and-run

Transport
Traffic and travel.

Traffic lights currently out at major junction

Transport
Queen's Quay car park in Londonderry

Council moves to write off £170,000 in parking fines

News
The road traffic collision occurred in Co. Wexford on Monday.

Four members of family killed in crash

Transport

Man in his 50s dies following road traffic collision

Transport

Report shows the extent of ‘brutal’ badger baiting in NI

Crime

Desperate farmers using rat poison on plants

Environment

‘Rainmaker’ sacrifices would stop droughts

Environment

Irrigation scheme helps to grow bright future for Ruth

Environment

NI social care system ‘collapsing in slow motion’

Health
Pro-life campaigner Bernie Smyth outside the offices of Marie Stopes in Belfast. December 8, 2017. PIC: PB

Authorities in dark on abortion figures

Health

Why ‘hands off’ massage can really have your senses working overtime

Health

‘It helps people experiencing these feelings to know they are not alone’

Health
The Marie Stopes abortion clinic in Great Victoria Street united conservative Catholics and Protestants alike in protest as soon as it opened

Belfast abortion clinic closure ‘a victory for the unborn’

Health