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NWRC students exhibit talent at Bohemian Hair Showcase

One hundred and forty five Hairdressing and Barbering students have taken part in North West Regional College’s Bohemian Hairshow at the Foyle Theatre at Strand Road Campus.

Arts
lazy worker

Top 50 ways to slack off work

Workers have revealed the top 50 ways they secretly slack off - including 'tactical' toilet breaks, booking meeting rooms for a gossip, and taking compassionate leave for fictional funerals.
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It's the first time the three species of spider have been recorded in the North. (Stock Image)

Spider species recorded for first time in North

Three species of spider have been recorded for the first time in the North of Ireland.

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Police pictured seizing uninsured cars recently.

Is your car really insured? Police warning over common policy mistakes that could get your car seized

Police have released a list of the common insurance policy mistakes that could lead to your car being seized when you least expect it.

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Good advice: Beat the burglar

Five top tips to prevent burglars ruining your Christmas

As we wind down for the festive break, that’s a sign for the nation’s burglars to step up their activities.
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The Hygena Angel Chair

Argos recall chair due to safety fears

Argos has recalled a range of chairs, which could unexpectedly break when sat upon.

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REVEALED: The shocking reasons people give up their dogs to Dogs Trust

Pet charity Dogs Trust have revealed the shocking real reasons people give up dogs as they prepare for the post-Christmas influx of unwanted dogs.

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Amazon

How to get money off Amazon purchases

Looking to bag a bargain before the Boxing Day sales start?

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Peppa Pig

Peppa Pig 'encourages parents to abuse NHS services' says family doctor

Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.
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The Last Jedi: Do you have Star Wars toys at home that are worth thousands?

With the latest instalment of Star Wars series ‘The Last Jedi’ due for release next week, the Force could be with Star Wars fans who have valuable vintage action figures.

TV and Film
Next coats

Next recall children’s clothing over choking fears

Next have recalled a pair of children’s coats following the discovery that they could present a choking hazard.

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VIDEO: TV ad for The Snowman gets pre-watershed ban after parents’ complaints

A creepy TV advert for murder mystery movie The Snowman has been banned from being shown before the 9pm watershed because it frightened children.

TV and Film
Energy drinks

Energy drinks 'cause mental health problems and kidney damage'

Children should be banned from buying energy drinks as they can cause high blood pressure, heart problems, obesity and even kidney damage, warns new research.
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Lidl

Lidl recalls bread due to allergy fears

A leading supermarket in Northern Ireland is recalling Connell Bakery Wholesome Seed and Grain Sliced Pan because it contains soya which is not mentioned on the label.
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The 50 top bugbears for drivers has been revealed

REVEALED: Top 50 bugbears for drivers ... including lane hogging and tailgating

Lane hoggers, tail-gaters and frequent lane-changers are among the most annoying bugbears for motorists, according to new research.
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Lidl have recalled the product

Supermarket chain recalls snacks over allergy fears

Lidl is recalling three varieties of its Alesto Snacking Pockets because the labelling is not in English.

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Lidl is recalling four varieties of its Deluxe Drinking Chocolate Sticks

Lidl recall Drinking Chocolate Sticks due to allergy risk

Lidl is recalling four varieties of its Deluxe Drinking Chocolate Sticks as they contain various allergens such as nut, wheat, gluten soya and dairy products.

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Poundworld is recalling the disguises because of safety fears.

Poundworld recall kids’ Hallowe’en masks due to ‘safety issue’

Discount chain Poundworld has recalled a set of children’s Hallowe’en disguises due to safety fears.

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