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High-class entertainment line-up for this week’s Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic

THE Basketball Hall of Fame Belfast Classic will tip off in Belfast’s SSE Arena today with the final championship games taking place on Saturday. The only NCAA Division I basketball tournament authorised to be played in Europe, the Belfast Classic this year has announced an impressive line-up of entertainment due to take over the court […]

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Pic of the day, Thursday, November 29

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Pic of the Day, Wednesday, November 28

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Four generations during four decades

JOHN Paul II Youth Club in Ardoyne was founded in 1972 amidst violence that would mark the year as one of the bloodiest of the recent conflict. The youth club’s first home was in a disused shop on Herbert Street, just yards from where a number of nationalist were burnt out of their homes just […]

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Storm Diana set to batter the north

THE tail end of Storm Diana is set to sweep across the north today (Wednesday) with strong winds of up to 70mph in some places. A yellow warning has been put in place by the Met Office from 9am to midnight. The warning adds that some delays to public transport are likely and some journey […]

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Pic of the Day

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Newly published children’s book aims to teach important message for a worthy cause

A new children’s book, designed to introduce small children to the world’s big issues and aid vital charity work, is the latest work of West Belfast woman Arlene Gormley. Co-founder of the Feeding Dreams Cambodia charity, Arlene has penned, designed and illustrated ‘2030 Not A Fairytale’ describing how even from a young age we can […]

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West tops child poverty league

THE LEVELS of child poverty and social deprivation in West Belfast have been branded a “scandal and an outrage”. Workers’ Party representative Joanne Lowry was speaking after the publication of a report by the United Nations into austerity measures across the UK. Earlier this year West Belfast was revealed to have the worst levels of […]

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