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South Eastern Trust Has Smoking Cessation Success

THE South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust’s Stop Smoking Team have been working hard to ensure that smokers who are inpatients, outpatients or staff get the best advice and support possible to help them quit. A recent British Thoracic Society report showed evidence that even a short hospital stay…

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DCAL Stocks Loughs in May with Brown Trout

May Stocking of Departmental Waters The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure has stocked the following waters with takeable fish in May 2013: 15 May – Lough Cowey – Brown Trout – 1250 21 May – Killylane – Brown Trout – 1000 21 May – Castlewellan – Brown Trout –…

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Northern Ireland’s Favourite Comedy Celebrates Ten Years

Starring Conor Grimes, Ivan Little and Alan McKee, the most successful comedy play to come out of Northern Ireland celebrates its 10th anniversary by returning to the Newcastle Centre on Saturday 25 May at 8.30pm. The History Of The Troubles (accordin’ to my Da) is a fast, frenetic, laugh-a-minute comedy set against the last…

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Ritchie Calls for Narrow Water Bridge Funding

SOUTH Down SDLP MP Margaret Ritchie has told the Minister for State Mike Penning of the urgent need for funding to be approved for the Narrow Water Bridge Project. Ms Ritchie was speaking during an opposition debate on the challenges being faced in Northern Ireland during an adjournment debate in…

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Trust Nurse of the Year Award

THE South Eastern Health & Social Care Trust ‘Nurse of the Year’ Award has been presented by the Chairman, Colm McKenna and Linda Kelly, Acting Director of Nursing to joint winners Paula Thompson and Rosie Kelly. Paula is Ward Sister in Downe Dementia Unit and in addition to leading on…

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