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Pensioner robbed

A West Belfast pensionera says she’s had “the heart knocked out of me” after money she had raised for a children’s charity was stolen in a break-in. Sarah Maloney and her family organised a car boot sale to raise money for Smile Train, the world’s leading cleft lip and palate surgery charity.

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£7,000 and counting for Emmie

LISBURN Road woman Paula Delaney crossed the marathon finish line amidst emotionally charged scenes with her family and friends on Monday.

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Teachers get on their bikes for Frank

A SOUTH Belfast woman is cycling the length of Ireland this week in a bid to raise funds for the fight against cancer.

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Good golly Miss Molly! Local girl’s top award

ONE of South Belfast’s top pupils will soon be heading to the famous dreaming spires of Oxford University – but not before collecting an award for her amazing charity work, which has taken her to India and back.

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Just the ticket as generous Claire gives up MTV seats

A LOCAL councillor has raised a total of £800 for charity by auctioning off tickets for the upcoming MTV European Music Awards in Belfast.

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Distraction burglaries at the homes of pensioners linked

Police in Glengormley have appealed to the public to be vigilant after a number of distraction-type burglaries at pensioners’ homes in the past two weeks.

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