Monthly Archive: February 2015

DERRY MAN ORDERED TO PAY BACK £10,351 IN BENEFITS SCAM

A man was convicted at Derry Magistrates’ Court today for claiming benefits he was not entitled to. Paul McLaughlin (48) of Joseph Place, Londonderry claimed Jobseekers Allowance totalling £10,351 while failing to declare capital. He...

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SATURDAY NIGHT STORM WARNING

Very strong winds are expected on Saturday evening and overnight into Sunday, wind gusts of 50-60 mph quite widely, the Met Office has said. Winds in the North West will be in excess of...

LATEST DISSIDENT TERROR BOMB PLOT IS CONDEMNED

Sinn Féin Councillor Tony Hassan has said the people who attempted to hijack a gritting lorry this morning on the Madam’s Bank Road are devoid of politics and need to call a halt to...

SECURITY ALERT ENDS

A security alert in Derry has ended after nothing untoward was found. The alert was sparked by a lorry on the Madam’s Bank Road. The road was closed and the vehicle inspected. All roads...