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RAPE CRISIS CENTRE REVEALS DOCUMENTS TO SHOW A GOVERNMENT MINISTER WAS MISLEAD TO WITHDRAW FUNDING

rape-crisis-centre2THE Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Centre today reveals an internal memo that shows a government minister who approved a recommendation in 2006 to withdraw the organisation’s funding was deliberately given information that was factually incorrect by civil servants. Continue reading

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RAPE CRISIS CENTRE INUNDATED WITH SUPPORT FROM THE PUBLIC AFTER HARD-HITTING BBC DOCUMENTARY

centreTHE Rape Crisis & Sexual Abuse Centre has been inundated with messages of support from all over Northern Ireland and further afield following the screening of a hard-hitting documentary by the BBC on Wednesday night. Continue reading

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MOVIE GOERS TO PUT THE FUN BACK INTO FUNDRAISING

madagascarthumbnailTHE Meningitis Trust is teaming up Movie House Yorkgate on Sunday December 7 for a showing of the highly anticipated film Madagascar: Escape to Africa.
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PSYCHOLOGIST URGES MEDIA TO HELP REDUCE STIGMA OF MENTAL HEALTH

youngminds3AUTHOR and child psychologist Dr. Tanya Byron will encourage the media to help in reducing the stigma around mental health at the YoungMinds Annual Lecture next week. Continue reading

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SANTA FLIES IN FOR BELFAST’S CONTINENTAL MARKET

BelfastContinentalMarket2.jpgSANTA Claus will be paying an early visit to Belfast this year as a special guest in the hugely popular Continental Christmas Market. Continue reading

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WIN A HOUSE FOR JUST £35

comberhouse1A HOUSE worth £600,000 can be yours for just £35.
That’s the irresistible offer from a Comber man who is employing a very unusual method to sell his house and raise money for charity.
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SLIMATHON FOR MENINGITIS

THE Christmas season is almost upon us, and we all know what that means celebration and festive indulgence.
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