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How healthy is your favourite snack?

Put down the breakfast pot because our favourite healthy treats might not actually be as good for us as first thought.
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Councillor Audrey Wales, former Mid & East Antrim Mayor, pictured launching  the Dalriada Wife Carrying Competition with strong man Chris McNaughton.

Carry your wife for chance to go to Prague

Dalriada Festival is introducing a new and novel competition to its 2017 programme which will give one lucky couple the chance to get carried away to Prague.

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Gamers play at BELONG

First NI arena for local gamers opens in Craigavon

A new arena dedicated to ‘gaming’ has opened in Craigavon - the first in Northern Ireland.

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Lord Mayor of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council, Councillor Garath Keating and RSPBA Co. Down Chairman, Derek Mack joins Ben Dickson, Lisnamulligan Pipe Band and Beth Preston, The Pipes and Drums of the Police Service of Northern Ireland Pipe Band, to launch the Craigavon & District Pipe Band and Drum Major Championships

Lurgan Park- the pipes are calling!

Up to 45 pipe bands and 45 drum majors are set to compete in the various contest grades at this year’s popular and eagerly anticipated Craigavon & District Pipe Band and Drum Major Championships.

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Flying out of Belfast International airport

Belfast International Airport ready for 2.3 million summer rush passengers

Belfast International Airport is expected to deal with a record 2.3 million passengers between now and the end of September.
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Radio star & Stylist releases car detox video diary

Rebecca McKinney, a self-confessed ‘car addict’ has gone car free in the build-up to Bus + Train Week which runs from June 5-11.

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Riona O'Connor pictured with her son.

VIDEO: Irish mum's hilarious parody on parenthood goes viral

An Irish mother's side-splittingly funny YouTube video on the highs and lows of parenthood has gone viral.

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Benone beach is a must-see.

11 of Northern Ireland's most beautiful beaches

It's a beautiful summer's day out there and, if you're lucky enough to have the day off work, there really is no excuse not to get your bucket and spade and have some fun.
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Andrea loses an amazing 16 stones and says a big yes to dress shopping!

Andrea loses an amazing 16 stones and says a big yes to dress shopping!

A civil servant from the North West who was once so self-conscious about her size that she used to hate being seen in public has lost an incredible 16st 7lbs and achieved 3rd place in a Slimming World ‘Greatest Loser’ competition.

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Dress for the job you want (not the one you have)

Dress to impress: interview style advice for women

Although a catwalk-inspired outfit won’t necessarily be the sole reason you land your dream job, it’ll certainly make a great first impression.

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Poignant drama deals with teen pregnancy

Poignant drama deals with teen pregnancy

A group of young adults from the Gateway Theatre have been rehearsing hard to bring Be My Baby by Amanda Whittington to the Portadown Town Hall stage on Saturday May 20 and Sunday 21.

Theatre and Comedy
The Nokia 3310

Nokia announce release date for new 3310

It's official: the new and improved Nokia 3310 is set to be relaunched on 24 May 2017.

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Life imitates art for actor Kerry as he goes from the palace to the stage

Life imitates art for actor Kerry as he goes from the palace to the stage

It’s been an exciting year for Northern Ireland actor Kerry Rooney; he’s already been to Buckingham Palace to collect his MBE for services to older people and drama, and next week he will be recreating another rags to riches story in hit musical Me and My Girl.

Theatre and Comedy
The Kilkennys come to the Market Place

The Kilkennys come to the Market Place

Irish folk band The Kilkennys will be performing at the Market Place Theatre in Armagh on Friday May 12.

Music
City Hall, Belfast city centre basked in the sun on Wednesday afternoon.

10 photos of Northern Ireland in the good weather we know you'll like

The sun seldom bakes Northern Ireland.

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FaceApp

What is FaceApp, and how do you use it?

Now, for anyone who ever fancied aging their face or swapping their gender, there's an app for that too.

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New research from the NSPCC has found that four out of five children felt social media companies arent doing enough to shield them from upsetting, dangerous, and adult content.

Four in five kids feel social media companies are failing to protect them

Social media companies aren’t doing enough to protect young adults, according to new research from the NSPCC.

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Flight delay

Most common reason for flight delay compensation revealed

Was your flight delayed over the Easter break? If you’ve been sat twiddling your thumbs in the departure lounge over the holidays and hoping for a pay out your claim will be more successful if the delay is due to a technical glitch according to latest research.
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Glenoe, County Antrim

Picture Special: Nineteenth century Ireland has been revealed in a series of photochrom postcards

The spectacular images show still familiar sites and locations

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VIDEO: Relic hunter wants to reunite families of 14,000 Second World War heroes with dog tags

A relic hunter has launched an extraordinary appeal to reunite the families of over 14,000 Second World War heroes with their dog tags - after he found them buried in a field.

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