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Forty Belfast principals will not implement budget cuts

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 19:07:24 GMT

More than 40 headteachers in greater Belfast say they will refuse to implement any more cuts to their school budgets.

Arlene Foster says thank you in Irish during school visit

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:13:38 GMT

DUP leader Arlene Foster has said thank you in Irish during a school visit in Newry. Mrs Foster met Irish language students and staff at Our Lady's Grammar School.

Refugee says safe return review will be like 'reliving a nightmare'

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:32:22 GMT

Fifty organisations from across the UK which work with refugees have written to Home Secretary Amber Rudd calling on her to reverse a policy that they say is "beyond basic morality".

Rod' Stewart celebrates son's first goal

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 19:24:37 GMT

Music legend Sir Rod Stewart celebrates on social media as son Liam scores his first international goal as Great Britain beat Estonia 5-1.

Oxford Bulls Down's syndrome team has 'night to remember'

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:24:07 GMT

Oxford Bulls shot-stopper draws applause during football game with Sion Sonics.

Best 'elated' by Lions Tour selection

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 09:45:43 GMT

Ireland captain Rory Best tells BBC Radio 5 Live how he was immediately "bombarded" by his wife and three children following the announcement of his selection for the British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand last week.