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Henderson unveil new £12m warehouse

A £12.5m warehouse designed to streamline logistics at the Henderson Group has been opened by the managing director of SPAR International.

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Civil Service sickness levels worst in five years. Picture posed by model

Civil Service sickness levels worst in five years

Around one in eight civil servants had at least one absence spell lasting an average of almost three months in 2016/17, new figures have revealed.

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Ryanair

What businesses should learn from Ryanair holiday ‘mess’

Ryanair’s failure to plan for pilot holidays is a warning to employers on the risks of effectively managing staff leave, according to a leading HR specialist.

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A 200 seat restaurant is a key feature of the redevelopment

Garden centre to create 100 jobs in £5m expansion

Templepatrick based garden centre Colemans has unveiled plans for a £5 million investment to renovate and extend its facilities and create 100 new jobs over the coming months.

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Bombardier said in February 2016 that it was cutting up to 1,080 posts over two years. Another 95 job cuts were announced today.

Further job cuts announced at Bombardier

Bombardier has announced there are to be a further 95 redundancies at its Northern Ireland base.

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A computer-generated image of the proposed energy from waste plant development at Hightown Quarry.

Planning permission granted for Arc21 waste treatment facility

Full planning permission has been granted for a Residual Waste Treatment Facility at Hightown Quarry in Newtownabbey.

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Discussions are ongoing about the outsourcing of bin collections in the borough.

Workers to take campaign to streets

Refuse staff at Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council will be engaging with householders in the coming weeks as discussions over the proposed outsourcing of bin collections in the region continue.

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Houston's Corner Roundabout. Pic by Google.

Carriageway to be closed for works

Motorists are advised to expect delays as a section of road is to be closed to traffic in the region next week.

Transport
Lindsay's Corner Roundabout. Pic by Google.

Carriageway set to be closed for maintenance

Motorists are advised to expect delays as a section of road is to be closed to traffic in the region next week.

Transport
David Kernoghan with wife Susan and children Joshua and Chloe

Family’s holiday boost after airline’s ‘atrocious’ service

A Northern Ireland family about to jet off on a dream holiday to Disney World in Florida is celebrating after an airline agreed to refund them a substantial deposit, following intervention from the News Letter.

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The report was published on Wednesday morning.

REVEALED: The number of people receiving DLA in your area

The total number of people in receipt of Disability Living Allowance (D.L.A.) in Northern Ireland has been published by the Department for Communities (D.f.C.)

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REVEALED: Plans for NI’s first dedicated retirement village

REVEALED: Plans for NI’s first dedicated retirement village

Northern Ireland’s first dedicated retirement and assisted living village could feature 361 residential units, a medical centre, a nursing home, a spa/wellbeing centre and retail outlets the firm behind the scheme has revealed.

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The sale started on Monday.

Budget airline offering £99 one-way tickets from Belfast to USA

Local jet-setters can now travel from Belfast to the USA for as little as £99 one-way, thanks to a low budget airline.

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Fire engines

Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service recruiting for Community Firefighters in YOUR area

Northern Ireland Fire & Rescue Service (NIFRS) has launched a recruitment drive for Community (Part-Time) Firefighters in 12 Fire Stations across Northern Ireland.
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The deadline for P.P.I. compensation claims is August 29, 2019.

Majority have NOT claimed over P.P.I. mis-selling

The majority of people mis-sold payment protection insurance (P.P.I.) have not yet submitted a claim for compensation, according to the Financial Conduct Authority (F.C.A.).

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Antrim Area Hospital. AT5-312JC

Bed closures and increased hospital parking charges among Trust’s cost saving proposals

The Northern Health and Social Services Trust has just announced consultative proposals to reduce a wide range of services in order to make financial savings

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Police warning over email phishing scam

POLICE ALERT: Warning over email phishing scam

Detectives from the PSNI's Cyber Crime Centre are advising businesses to be on the alert for a phishing scam.
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The scheme is open to UK consumers only and finishes at the end of the year.

Ford launch £2,000 scrappage scheme for pre-2010 cars

Ford is offering motorists thousands of pounds off the price of some its new models if they trade in a car or a van registered before 2010.
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Let’s hear it for the women in our farming community

Let’s hear it for the women in our farming community

Lorna Robinson has won numerous accolades for her farming prowess.

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