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***WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES*** ASDA withdraws own brand nappies after baby 'left blistered'

Supermarket chain ASDA has withdrawn its own brand Little Angel nappies after a father claimed his newborn son suffered a "chemical reaction" to the product.
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Philip Green, from Lisburn, with the beef Inter-Breed Champion at Antrim Show 2017

Hunter family scoop McLarnon’s Dairy Cow of the Year laurels at Antrim Show

This year’s Antrim Show attracted a tremendous turnout of livestock with over 300 cattle entered for the various classes.

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Lifetime achievement award

Lifetime achievement award

Thomas Gilpin grew up on a farm in Portadown and started his career in 1965 with a 4.5 acre field, growing vegetables for supply to small shops.

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Farming Life awards: Entering a worthwhile experience - Thomas Gilpin

When Thomas Gilpin attended last year’s Farming Life & Danske Bank Awards little did he know he’d be returning home to Portadown with not one, but two prestigious awards.

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BBC PRESENTERS - from top left, clockwise, journalist Fiona Bruce, talk show host, Graham Norton, Match of the Day presenter, Gary Lineker and Northern Ireland broadcaster, Stephen Nolan.

REVEALED: Full list of BBC's 96 top earners

The BBC has released a list of 96 presenters and journalists who are paid more than £150,000 per year by the corporation.

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The flip-flops contain a chemical that can cause cancer.

Primark recalls flip-flops containing CANCER-causing chemical

Discount clothes retail giant Primark has recalled thousands of pairs of flip-flops over fears they contain a chemical linked to cancer.

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The new Game of Thrones tapestry.

Giant 'Game of Thrones' tapestry unveiled as part of new tourism campaign

A 77 metre long tapestry detailing the the story of 'Game of Thrones' has been unveiled in Northern Ireland.

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The two products being recalled by PepsiCo.

PRODUCT RECALL: Doritos Chilli Heatwave

PepsiCo is recalling packets of Doritos Chilli Heatwave tortilla crisps because they contain milk not mentioned in the label.
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The two salads are being recalled by Tesco.

Tesco withdraws salads due to food poisoning bug

Tesco has recalled two chicken salads because it contains the food bug Campylobacter.
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Ellen Macfarlane.

Police pay tribute to girl’s lifesaving actions on motorway

Police have praised the heroic ‘life saving actions’ of a young woman from the Ballymena area who prevented a potentially catastrophic multi-vehicle crash on Saturday evening.

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The Chinese-made Android TV box.

Kodi boxes recalled due to electric shock risk

TV viewers have been warned of an electrical shock risk from a model of Kodi box currently being sold in the UK.

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The product was only on sale in Sainsbury's.

Children’s drink recalled from Sainbury’s due to insufficient sterilisation

Alpro has recalled its Alpro Growing Up Drink (one-three+years one litre UHT pack) because of insufficient sterilisation.

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The Raglan Project - an ambitious plan to transform Harryville - has been launched with the aim of renovating a former pub and creating a new business and cultural hub. Attending the launch were William Millar of the Raglan Community Development Renovation Society, Tiziana O'Hara of Co-operative Alternatives, Jackie Patton Head of Community Planning and Development for Mid and East Antrim Borough Council and Nigel McKinney of the Building Change Trust.

Former Ballymena pub to become £1 million community hub

A former public house destroyed by an IRA bomb more than 40 years ago is being transformed into a £1million community hub that will bring jobs and hope to one of Ballymena’s most deprived areas.

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Natural gas supplier plans to extend network

Natural gas supplier plans to extend network

Over 40 Northern Ireland organisations have been hosted at firmus energy’s annual energy market briefing.

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People not protecting themselves despite record ID fraud levels

People not protecting themselves despite record ID fraud levels

Britons are failing to take basic steps to protect themselves from online crime - despite identity fraud now being at record levels.

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Enjoying the face painting during the Ballymena Means summer carnival.

Gallery: Super summer fun in Ballymena as carnival draws in big crowds

Ballymena town centre was a hive of activity on Saturday when a summer carnival came to town.

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Av Raichura from Amazon, Amazon Design a Drone competition winner Hannah McFarland and her teacher Alison McKelvey from Fourtowns Primary School, Ahoghill with Henry Kilworth from the Civil Aviation Authority. Photo by Aaron McCracken UNP

Hannah’s drone design scoops ‘best in UK’ prize

A pupil at Fourtowns Primary in Ahoghill has scooped the top UK prize in a ‘design a drone’ competition!

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Carrickfergus Townscape Heritage Initiative project board members pictured with ARCHES directors at the landmark bridge and viaduct over the River Maine in Randalstown. INCT 26-702-CON

Randalstown helping to inspire £4m Carrick heritage project

Carrickfergus town centre’s regeneration team is seeking inspiration from Randalstown as it advances a £4m heritage initiative.

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The expansion will see the development of a 2 acre spa garden, two tier fitness suite, spa eatery and extension to one of its other F&B outlets.

£2 million expansion plan for Galgorm Resort

Work has begun on a £2 million investment programme at the luxurious Galgorm Resort & Spa outside Ballymena.

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The Mayor, Councillor Paul Reid and Lynda Foy, Countryside officer Mid and East Antrim Borough, unveiling new plans for cycle routes across the borough. INCT 25-798-CON

‘Exciting’ plan to develop Mid and East Antrim cycle network

Plans to develop cycle routes across Mid and East Antrim Borough will go out for public consultation on Friday (June 23).

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