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After a year in development, NWRC's new interactive website offers course information and online applications - check it out! www.nwrc.ac.uk
Practical car and lorry driving tests from 1 September, initially prioritising key workers, says Nichola Mallon
Tourists returning from Spain should be given immediate testing, to allow them to get back to work, says Colin McGrath MLA
Face coverings must be worn to protect 98,000 vulnerable people shielding who can go out again from the end of July, says Nichola Mallon
From 24 July spectators can attend socially-distanced outdoor sports events and swimming pools can reopen to the general public
Leisure centres in Derry, Strabane and Castlederg to reopen from 7 August for gym and classes only
Funding boost of £10.5m for childcare providers - "I particularly welcome that playgroups will be included," says Gary Middleton MLA
Former Foyle College site is now a focus for anti-social behaviour - Fire Service attended another fire on the site last night (21/07)
Joe Barr, now 61, covered the 738 miles non-stop last week mostly in driving rain in 44 hrs 15 mins, beating previous record by over 4 hours
New FinTrU academy offers 20 graduates quality training in financial services delivered by NWRC and UU
Chief Medical Officer Dr Michael McBride commented: “Social gatherings in private residences have been an issue on both sides of the border"

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After a year in development, NWRC's new interactive website offers course information and online applications - check it out! www.nwrc.ac.uk
Altnagelvin midwife Corina McGarrigle had her baby son, assisted by her colleagues, on International Midwives Day last Wednesday, 5th May
One person, 1 hour a day in hospitals and hospices, in children's wards 2 can visit but must 'rotate' so only 1 at a time is at bedside
Council have unveiled a mural by local company Peaball Creatives, dedicated to former Derry City player Mark Farren, at the Brandywell
Council has approved funding of £750,000 for a raft of arts, culture and heritage projects and events