This week’s paper

This week's front page.
This week's front page.

Assault victim requires emergency surgery to save his foot after ‘vicious and unprovoked attack’

Council honours rugby legend WJ McBride with renaming of Ballyclare sports facility

Modern languages classes at 16 local primary schools under threat due to funding cuts

Top green award for Dunamoy Cottages & Spa

Woman shot in both legs during paramilitary-style attack in Rathcoole

Top human rights lawyer issues warning over Ashers court case

UUP man urges unionist voters in North Belfast to back Dodds

Free home safety checks on offer for vulnerable residents

Valley event to celebrate potential of local young people

NRC students selected for Skillbuild NI finals

Executive grant helps older people stay active

School pupils celebrate world of culture

Don’t miss your 16-page guide to what’s on this Easter

In pictures: Knockagh Area WI craft school; Mossley Nursery School; Red Nose Day at Tildarg PS; Ballylinney GB display and award winners

And in sport...

Barnes and McNair among contenders at annual Sports Awards

Hockey: Elks set for Irish Senior Cup final; Parkview see off Ballycastle; Final spot for Mossley Fourths

Football: Dorrian remains upbeat despite loss; Nortel boss targets top 10 finish; Higgins the hero for Ballynure; Mossley finishing with a flourish

Rugby: Carrick just too good for Academy; Ballyclare finish seventh

Motorsport: Perfect weekend for Rea in Thailand