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Some of 250 acute care centres monitored say they will close due to lack of nursing staff, says Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority
This is the question the Western Trust is suggesting to make schoolchildren aware of the dangers of 'sexting' and sending suggestive photos
Lottery grants of £39.3m last year included £595,804 to Leonard Cheshire Disability to support disabled young people in Derry and Omagh
Michelle O’Neill launches consultation on reforming Individual Funding Request (IFR) policy for access to specialist drugs
NWRC and local charity HURT have unveiled a new interactive online OCN course to educate young people about the dangers of drugs and alcohol
Irish Times reports McGuinness has amyloidosis, deposits of an abnormal protein in body tissues that can cause heart and breathing problems
Altnagelvin has had to close 5 wards due to an outbreak of norovirus
NWRC's free Prince’s Trust Team Programme begins on January 16: details from Sean Curran 07794215217
ManPowered is an innovative healthy lifestyle project for men with low risk prostate cancer - contact Maresa McGettigan on 028 9068 0743
Official launch of online services for booking GP appointments and repeat prescriptions, now available at 200 of 344 practices in NI
Official launch of online services for booking GP appointments and repeat prescriptions, now available at 200 of 344 practices in NI

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Burglar entered house at Inch View early on Sunday Dec 3, took money and car keys - silver VW Golf later found damaged nearby
Derry's Johnny McDaid has been presented with the Outstanding Contribution to the Music Industry Award at the 40th annual Irish Post Awards
St. Cecilia's principal Martine Mulhern has won 'Leader of the Year' and 'Excellence in Leadership' titles at 'Investors in People' awards
Hallowe'en in Derry wins ‘Project of the Year’ award at the prestigious UTV Business Eye Awards 2017
The animatronic Bjorn the Bear will be in Guildhall Square on 16 and 17 December as part of this year's Winterland Market