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VIDEO: A-Level results in Carrickfergus - Carrickfergus Times
Pupils across the Carrickfergus borough have collected their AS and A-Level results this morning. Speaking to the Times at Downshire School and Ulidia Integrated College, several pupils shared their delight at achieving the grades needed for their ...
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 12:08:34 GMT
VIDEO: Water challenge at Sainsbury's Carrickfergus - Carrickfergus Times
Staff at the Carrickfergus branch of Sainsbury's have taken part in a 'water challenge' in aid of Cancer Research UK. The team nominated their colleagues at the Bangor and Holywood Exchange stores to also complete the fundraising dare. Full story in ...
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 15:43:41 GMT
Gun cartridge left at Carrickfergus Alliance office - BBC News
A shotgun cartridge has been found in a plastic box tied to the lock of an Alliance Party constituency office in Carrickfergus, County Antrim. It was found at the office in West Street on Friday morning. Alliance East Antrim assembly member Stewart ...
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:14:24 GMT
FLASHBACK: Carrickfergus Cricket Club in 1997 - Carrickfergus Times
Each week in our print edition we have been delving into the sporting archives to bring you some pictures from the past. In our July 31 publication, we rolled back the years to 1997 when Carrickfergus Cricket Club's Seconds were joint-winners of the ...
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 08:04:56 GMT
Cenotaph to be lit in red for WW1 tribute - Carrickfergus Times
A solemn centennial commemoration of the start of the First World War will be held in Carrickfergus on Monday evening. The Borough Council, in partnership with the Royal British Legion and Friends of the 36th (Ulster Division) Carrickfergus, has ...
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:04:04 GMT
'Game of Thrones should film at the castle'- McKinty - Carrickfergus Times
“Louis MacNeice of course grew up in Carrickfergus and wrote about it. Jonathan Swift wrote a Tale of a Tub and possibly sketched Gulliver's Travels while in Carrick. Trollope lived at Whiteabbey and visited Carrick often, writing The Warden while he ...
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:34:25 GMT