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Attwood: Proposal for 11% cut in the budget of Neighbourhood Renewal projects is unacceptable

Belfast Cllr Tim Attwood has said a proposal from Department for Communities to cut Neighbourhood Renewal by 11% is unacceptable. In 2008/09 the Neighbourhood Renewal Budget was £24/25 million today its around £18 million.
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McCusker tables motion calling for suicide prevention signage

SDLP North Belfast Councillor, and chair of charity PIPS, Paul McCusker has tabled a proposal at Belfast City Council’s People and Communities Committee to erect new signage at Cavehill with contact details for suicide prevention charities.
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Reilly: Rates Support Grant Cut Should Not Be Implemented

Speaking after his request to defer a decision on the striking of the rate for Derry and Strabane District Council was voted down, SDLP Group Leader Councillor Martin Reilly said it was "a missed opportunity" to protect rate payers.
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SDLP Faughan and Waterside Councillors meet Northern Ireland Housing Executive

SDLP Faughan and Waterside Councillors have met with the Northern Ireland Housing Executive to discuss a range of issues in the Waterside and Rural areas.
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Reilly: Primark closure another blow to local economy

The closure of Primark in Lisnagelvin is a further blow to Waterside shoppers following on from the Toys r Us announcement a few weeks ago.
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