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Janet’s charity pulling power - at 50

Published: September-13-2014 | Category: General News

BANGOR 'Powerqueen' Janet Ogle has taken on an epic challenge in order to help raise funds for local charity Action Cancer. ...

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Sewage plant stink as workmen arrive at school without warning

September-13-2014

FURIOUS residents have kicked up a stink after sewage plant workmen arrived to dig up the grounds of a school unannounced. ...

HMS Bangor comes home to show off new paint job

September-12-2014

HMS Bangor sailed into Bangor last weekend for the start of a four-day visit to its affiliated town in County Down. ...

Motorsport’s driving force John Crosslé had formula for success

September-12-2014

LEGENDARY Holywood racing car designer and manufacturer John Crosslé, who helped drive the early careers of some of the biggest names in Formula One, has died at the age of 82. ...

Style stops the traffic

September-11-2014

KATIE Larmour (right) and Holywood blogger Tiffany Brien stopped traffic on Bangor Main Street to celebrate the launch of 'Style at the Shore' a series of fashion events showcasing the collection...

Mayor launches ‘army prom’ to celebrate heroes

September-11-2014

OUR MILITARY heroes are to be celebrated in a huge musical 'army prom' next month thanks to North Down's mayor. ...

Red head Megan wins film role

September-10-2014

BANGOR girl Megan White has spent the last year in Shanghai studying for a Masters in Architecture. ...

Farm that saved 300 WW2 kids gets official protection

September-10-2014

THIS farm was a life-saving haven for children threatened by the 20th century's greatest evil – and now the government has singled it out for protection. ...

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