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Royals enjoy a touch of traditional

THURSDAY, May 21 was a milestone for the musicians and dancers from Ards CCÉ, a youth traditional music organisation from the Bangor/Ards area. That evening they were part of the entertainment line-up for the Royal visit to Hillsborough. They performed privately for Prince Charles Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall and later for a 120-strong audience.

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Royals enjoy a touch of traditional

THURSDAY, May 21 was a milestone for the musicians and dancers from Ards CCÉ, a youth traditional music organisation from the Bangor/Ards area. That evening they were part of the entertainment line-up for the Royal visit to Hillsborough. They performed privately for Prince Charles Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall and later for a 120-strong audience.

Derek Davis

Death of broadcaster Derek Davis

THE death has occured of respected Irish journalist and broadcaster Derek Davis at the age of 67. He was born in Holywood and grew up in Bangor but became a household name in the Irish Republic. He began his media career as a news reporter, working with the American network ABC and BBC Northern Ireland,

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‘Sharking’ accused is remanded in custody

A TEENAGER accused of three sexual assaults within 24 hours, including one in Bangor, has been remanded in custody. Padraig O’Neill, aged 18, of Oldpark Road Lisburn, appeared at Ards Magistrate’s Court by videolink when his counsel appealed that he be allowed to reside at his home address while the sex offences are investigated. O’Neill,

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Strongwoman Jacqui has eye on world powerlifting prize

JUST nine months after Jacqui Pope hit the strongwoman competition arena, she has her eye on a world powerlifting prize. For the local strongwoman will represent Great Britain when she competes in the World Classic Powerlifting Championships, in Finland, next month. The 42 year old woman hopes to enjoy medal success when she takes part the

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