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Tag Archives: Sandy Row

‘Regeneration hub’ proposal probed

A DERELICT Sandy Row building could be the spark that ignites a major regeneration of the area if it is transformed into a community hub, it has been claimed.

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Knife wielding thug threatens OAP and pushes over his wife

A South Belfast pensioner who suffers from a range of ailments has told how a burglar threatened him at knifepoint in his home while demanding his car keys.

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Stale bread and City Hall circuses

SQUINTER still doesn’t know the age of the British army cadet at the centre of the controversy involving the Lord Mayor Niall Ó Donnghaile. Is she 14, is she 15, is she 16, is she 17? Whatever the truth, the child is clanking unseen around a crowded, noisy stage, like Banquo’s ghost; her parents have similarly refused, for whatever reason, to join the doltish drama.

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Open air gym a first for city

LOCALS in Sandy Row could soon be pumping iron LA style, with Belfast’s first ever outdoor gym aiming to be open next April.

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UDA boss is granted US visa for first time

A LOYALIST leader who has been granted a visa to travel to the United States to meet community and political leaders this weekend has said he hopes his visit will “open the door” for other loyalists.

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