Health

200 Trust employees recently lost 111 stone and 10 metres from their waistline in 'Choose To Lose' programme - "the height of 2 giraffes"
MBE goes to Sister Flo Harper, at the Cardiac Assessment Unit, Omagh Hospital, for services to Cardiology in County Tyrone
Michelle and Brian McLaughlin presented a donation of £8525.21 raised from a charity walk and boxing event to nursing staff at Neonatal Unit
Sinn Féin spokesperson for Carers Colm Gildernew says 3 in 10 home visits are less than 15 minutes
An official briefing paper from the Dept of Finance suggests reintroducing prescription charges in NI (currently £8.50 in England)
Dept of Health to invest £3.9m in General Practice, including a 1% increase in GP's wages
As inflation hits 3.1%, Department of Health approves a paltry 1% pay rise for health and social care workers in NI
Some of 250 acute care centres monitored say they will close due to lack of nursing staff, says Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority
Public Health Agency secures grant from Burdett Trust to employ and maintain nurses for elderly care in NI
Disabled people subjected to humiliating assessments as Personal Independence Payment (PIP) takes over from DLA, says Nicola Mallon MLA
Families' issues included waiting lists for occupational therapy, speech services, direct payments for respite and transition services

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Funding granted for Shantallow and Galliagh community centres - work should begin in Autumn, says Cllr Brian Tierney
Barriers at Templemore Sports Complex from 10.15pm-6.30am Mon-Fri and 6.15pm-8.30am SatSun due to recent upsurge in anti-social driving
Singin' in the rain: Cllr Shauna Cusack led a voluntary litter pick on lanes around Grafton St today
Derry/Strabane Council's archive team will show how to trace your family or local history at free event at Alley Theatre Wed 26 June 12-4pm
If you are 12-15 and want to build an Android app, programme a robot or build your own website, Seagate's Summer School is 1-5 July at Magee