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Lack of funding forces playgroup closure

A VITAL local children’s playgroup that has served the Turf Lodge area for 30 years will close its doors for the last time at the end of the month due to a lack of funding.Holy Trinity Playgroup were told by letter this week that money from the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust would not be made available to them for the coming school year, forcing the closure of the facility and causing job losses.

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‘Financial difficulties’ force closure

ONE of the Lisburn Road’s few remaining pubs has closed its doors due to “financial difficulties”.

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‘Fun’ in the sun forces park closure

AN unseasonal heatwave caused early summer madness in a South Belfast park, as huge crowds forced gates to be closed early, due to boozing and anti-social behaviour.

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Long running businesses cease trading

THE business community on the Lisburn Road was faced with another double whammy last week as two long running, popular establishments ceased trading.

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Three businesses close in one week

A South Belfast councillor is to call a crisis meeting with politicians and business representatives after three more businesses shut up shop on the city’s once renowned ‘Style Mile’.

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‘Save our social’ plea to Church

MEMBERS of a South Belfast social club are at loggerheads with the local Catholic Church over a controversial plan to bring the curtain down on the 33-year-old institution “behind their backs”.

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