Unionists in Mid Ulster have been urged to turn out and vote on May 2, despite the expectation that Sinn Fein will tighten its grip on the council. The republican party took 18 of the 40 available seats at the last election in 2014. And with 20 candidates this time around, it is fielding almost twice as many hopefuls as any of the other parties. A total of 58 candidates – 37 of them seeking re-election – are battling for 40 seats across seven District Electoral Areas.The DUP, which took eight seats last time around, is putting forward 11 candidates, including Kyle Black — the son of prison officer David Black, who was murdered by dissident republicans in November 2012 – and Ian McCrea – former Assembly member and son of ex-DUP MP William McCrea.The UUP, which took seven seats five years ago, has 10 candidates this time, and the SDLP is fielding seven hopefuls, including all five of its present incumbents.The Alliance Party, which currently has no … [Read more...] about Council election: Unionists in Mid Ulster urged to turn out and vote, despite SF dominance
Acupuncture to turn breech baby
Harry and Meghan could move to Africa after baby born – report BelfastTelegraph.co.uk The Duke and Duchess of Sussex could be set to move to Africa after the birth of their first child, with a major new international job offer, it has been reported. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/harry-and-meghan-could-move-to-africa-after-baby-born-report-38036099.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/uk/article38036097.ece/8eab9/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_d0f126ba-90d9-47f2-a78c-020c90c01ee6_1 Email The Duke and Duchess of Sussex could be set to move to Africa after the birth of their first child, with a major new international job offer, it has been reported. The “bespoke” role could involve work on behalf of the Commonwealth and charity engagements, and would tap into their global appeal to help promote the UK, according to The Sunday Times. It is suggested the plan would also give the royal couple, whose baby is due soon, a break from the UK and … [Read more...] about Harry and Meghan could move to Africa after baby born – report
Martin O’Neill is backing himself to turn Nottingham Forest’s fortunes around. The vastly experienced manager has struggled to make an impact since he was appointed as Aitor Karanka’s City Ground successor in mid-January. Forest suffered their fourth successive defeat at Sheffield United on Good Friday and desperately need to beat Middlesbrough on Easter Monday to get an increasingly disgruntled fanbase back onside. O’Neill’s legend status at the City Ground should buy him time as he starts to build for next season but he knows his team need to finish the current campaign strongly. He said: “It is a very short period of time, 15 or 16 games in charge. I came in part way through the season and, as Simon Ireland, my coach, said - we were already on a downward spiral at that point. “I think Forest had won one in eight when we came in. If people thought we were going to change things overnight, that was going to be very difficult. “I am only … [Read more...] about Martin O’Neill backs himself to turn Forest’s fortunes around
PUBLISHED: 18:00 12 March 2019 Charlotte Smith-Jarvis Ben Hymas of Hadleigh Acuwellness is offering acupuncture to help couples with fertility Picture: Archant Archant Suffolk practitioner Ben Hymas explains why he thinks the technique works. You don't need to get undressed for most acupuncture treatments Picture: Getty Images/iStockphotoNatalie Portman, Beyonce, Amal Clooney, Mariah Carey…and now Meghan Markle. What do all these women have in common besides stardom? Well, if reports are to believed, each of them has at some point used acupuncture in their fertility journey. The Duchess of Sussex, imminently due to give birth to her first child with husband Prince Harry, is said to have used the ancient technique before and during her pregnancy.But is it a load of old hooey quite literally pinning couples’ hopes on a pipedream? Or is there something to be said for this, one of the oldest holistic treatments in practise today?Studies both for … [Read more...] about Would you use alternatives like acupuncture to help get pregnant?
A plane had to turn around and go back to the airport after a mum claimed she left her baby at the terminal. The Saudi Airlines flight had left Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, for Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. But the mother reportedly demanded she be be reunited with her child, whom she left back in the Saudi Arabia terminal. Audio captures the pilot asking air traffic controllers for permission to return to the airport. In the baffling clip, the pilot is heard asking air traffic control staff: "May God be with us. Can we come back or what?" “This flight is requesting to come back…a passenger forgot her baby in the waiting area, the poor thing.” Stunned, air traffic control asks the pilot to confirm the story. He replies: “We told you, a passenger left her baby in the terminal and refuses to continue the flight.” And the operator says: “Okay, head back to the gate. This is totally a new one for us!” The circumstances under which the mum left her baby at … [Read more...] about Plane forced to turn around after woman claims she forgot her baby