Author archive: Louise Carey
16
May
2018

Take care in the sun & check UV levels

With temperatures on the rise, the Public Health Agency (PHA) and Cancer Focus Northern Ireland say people should enjoy the good weather – but urge them to take care in the sun. PHA and Cancer Focus NI are also reminding people that the UV Index is a good guide to how strong the sun is. When t...

16
May
2018

Snap the Cig winners 2018

Seven local primary schools have each won a new iPad in our ‘Snap the Cig’ 2018 photo competition. Congratulations to Hillcroft Special School, Newtownabbey, Portrush PS, Brackenagh West PS in Kilkeel, St Patrick’s Ballynahinch, St Joseph’s, Crumlin, Rasharkin PS and Cooley PS, Omagh. This is the se...

14
May
2018

Highly commended for Cancer Focus NI garden

Cancer Focus Northern Ireland is delighted to have been highly commended in the Garden Show Ireland team competition for their peaceful little garden at Antrim Castle Gardens. The garden unites the idea of an ancient Shinto Garden, which combines natural elements of rock, water and plants to create...