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  • Fireworks licence deadline approaching

    Tue, 06 Oct 2015

    As Hallowe'en approaches, many people will be planning parties and the legal and safe use of fireworks is important. If you wish to buy, possess or use … more

  • Changes to the state pension

    Tue, 06 Oct 2015

    There will be changes next year to the State Pension. On 6 April 2016 the new State Pension will be introduced. It will replace the current scheme and will … more

  • 'At risk' people urged to get flu jab

    Mon, 05 Oct 2015

    The seasonal flu vaccination programme is under way. The Public Health Agency is urging 'at risk' people to take up the offer of getting the jab. The free flu … more

  • Driving licence scam email warning

    Fri, 02 Oct 2015

    The Driver and Vehicle Agency (DVA) is warning the public about scam emails asking for driving licence and credit card details. DVA will not send emails with … more

  • New law strengthens consumer rights

    Fri, 02 Oct 2015

    A new law protects your rights when buying goods, digital content and services. The Consumer Rights Act makes clear what should happen when goods or digital … more

  • Be breast aware and get checked early

    Thu, 01 Oct 2015

    The Public Health Agency is urging all women to be ‘breast aware’ and recognise the signs and symptoms of breast cancer. It's vital that everyone is aware of … more

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