The annual Translink and U105 Stuff A Bus Toy Appeal, in aid of The Salvation Army and St Vincent de Paul, has smashed its target of 20,000 toy donations. Thanks to the generosity of the NI public thousands of children living in poverty will receive Christmas presents under the tree this year.
Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Alderman John Smyth has visited Antrim Forum, Sixmile Leisure Centre and Valley Leisure Centre to open a selection of new facilities following £1.6m investment by Council.
A Broughshane man has shared his emotional and personal story in a new Macmillan Cancer Support film highlighting the importance and impact of having a Macmillan nurse when faced with a diagnosis of cancer.
New parents in Ballymena and the wider Mid and East Antrim Borough will receive free blind cord safety devices when they register their child’s birth, as part of an initiative aimed at reducing accidents in the home.
A 33-year-old man arrested yesterday, Monday 02 December, by Detectives from the PSNI’s Public Protection Branch investigating the allegations of ill-treatment of patients at Muckamore Abbey hospital has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.