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Annual North Belfast food bank drive launched

A NORTH Belfast community organisation is appealing to the public for donations to its Food Bank in the run up to Christmas. The annual drive by North Belfast Advice Partnership and Ligoniel Improvement Association is now welcoming donations for this year’s initiative to help local families across North Belfast. Established in 2014, the food bank […]

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Stormont warned over conditions for Filipinos

A SOUTH Belfast organisation representing the interests of the growing Filipino community in the city has warned Stormont that action must be taken to prevent poverty and discrimination affecting more families and individuals.

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Making a better future

Amidst the self-serving declarations of a bumper Christmas from multinational retailers, recounted with breathless excitement by TV and radio broadcasters, it’s worth reminding ourselves that poverty and violence continues to blight our world.

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