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Walker Welcomes De-rating of Community Halls

FINANCE Minister Sammy Wilson has highlighted the benefit to communities across Northern Ireland realised from the de-rating of Loyal Order and other community halls in the Province. Mr Wilson said that those who own and manage the halls had saved £4.7million since the Democratic Unionist Party delivered the measure in…

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Ruane Tells Wilson to Cough Up On Narrow Water Bridge

Caitriona Ruane, Sinn Féin South Down MLA, has called on Finance Minister Sammy Wilson to use some of the extra £58m announced for capital projects to begin construction of the Narrow Water Bridge immediately. Ms. Ruane said: “The Narrow Water Bridge project can be ‘Spade Ready’ within weeks to begin construction…

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