Monthly Archive: June 2014

NEWBUILDINGS JUNIOR WARDENS CLEAN UP

Junior wardens at Newbuildings Primary School on the outskirts of Derry spent time during their last few days at school out and about the village carrying out a tidy up. The pupils, who were part...

CITY COUNCIL TO LOO-K AT PUBLIC TOILET PROVISION

Derry City Council is to loo-k at the possibility of improving public toilet provision in the city. Two cubicly-type WCs next to Victoria Market car park off Strand Road – which are “pay for”...

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FIVE ARRESTED IN DRINK-DRIVING CRACKDOWN

Five people were arrested during a police crackdown on drink driving in the North West over the weekend. Three motorists were detained for alleged drink-driving offences in the Strabane while the other two were arrested in...

CLIPPER CREW OVERWHELMED BY DERRY WELCOME

The Derry “LondonDerry” Doire is “holding its own” on day one of the 15th leg of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, according to skipper Sean McCarter. The Derry Clipper was one of...

KEEP KIDS SUN SAFE DURING SUMMER HOLIDAYS!

As Derry schoolchildren begin their the summer holidays, the Public Health Agency (PHA) and Cancer Focus Northern Ireland are reminding parents to ensure their youngsters are protected from skin damage that may result from sun exposure. Dr...