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Home Accident Prevention Poster Winners

LOCAL school children were invited to Down Civic Forum to collect their prizes in a Home Accident Prevention poster competition. Down District Council Chairperson Councillor  Mickey Coogan presents: * Fionnualla Donnelly, Christ the King Primary School, Drumaness, *  Tom Dornan, St McCartan’s Primary School, Loughinisland,  and *  Kayleigh Smyth, Legamaddy…

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Blind Cord Safety Warning

FOLLOWING the tragic death of a toddler in Mayobridge as a result of him becoming entangled in a blind cord at his home, Down District Council has extended  its sympathy to his family at this time. Since 2010 in the UK alone there have been 13 deaths linked to blind…

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