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Department of Health confirms tests for the Belfast patient are negative for 2019 nCov, which means UK is still virus-free
Not washing your hands in the toilet is the real cause of spread of dangerous E Coli - not undercooked meat, says Public Health authority
McGlinchey family from Killygordon raised €14,323 from a tractor run for Altnagelvin's Sperrin Unit, in memory of Elaine who passed last Nov
Ballot of nurses to consider strike action begins today and is 'a crisis in the profession' says Mark H Durkan
In 'Hypo Awareness Week' public are urged to know the signs when a diabetic's sugar levels drop - and give them fizzy drink, sugar or sweets
Parents/carers can fill out survey to shape future educational framework here, says Mark H Durkan: www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/N8RZGD8
Western Trust seminars will show how using a handheld fan to cool cheeks, nose and mouth reduces feelings of breathlessness
Service during Baby Loss Awareness Week (9-15 Oct) to remember lost babies on Sunday 13 October at 3pm in Altnagelvin's MDEC Building
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to force Vertex to make cystic fibrosis drug Orkambi to be available at a price the NHS can afford
In April-June only 55.4% of patients urgently referred by their GP were seen by a cancer specialist within the 62 day target
The HPV vaccine will be given to boys for the first time - it helps protect both boys and girls from HPV infection and associated cancers

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Book of Condolence is open at the Guildhall tomorrow, Sunday, in memory of Seamus Mallon, or online: www.derrystrabane.com/bookofcondolences
Cllr. Brian Tierney has been appointed the SDLP’s Community Policing spokesperson
Each of the SDLP MLAs will donate their £1,000 pay increase to a charity of their choice
Council will celebrate local women next weekend (Friday 31st-Saturday Feb 1st) by participating in the Herstory 20/20 Project
This week pupils from 3 Strabane primary schools had a lecture followed by a Loganair/City of Derry Airport courtesy flight over Derry