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McGurks’ families urge unionists to support naming of development

The relative of a woman murdered in the McGurk’s Bar bombing has urged unionist councillors not to oppose plans to rename a North Belfast street in memory of the massacre. Two years ago the North Belfast News revealed that plans to call a newly built housing development close to the site of the bar bombing,

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Minister will meet with St Joe’s group

The Environment Minister says he will meet with a local community group after they hit out at being overlooked for funding to refurbish a listed building in their area. Alex Attwood says he is will meet with Sailortown Regeneration Group (SRG) to discuss their concerns about the disused St Joseph’s Church.

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Uni move plans take a step closer

Plans to relocate the University Of Ulster’s Jordanstown campus to North Belfast have taken a step forward as the university began their consultation process last week. The proposal to move the campus to North Belfast has been in the pipeline for a number of years.

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