Northern Ireland Executive

Scam warning about fake car sales website

If you’re looking to buy a car, Trading Standards Service is urging you to be aware of a scam that could cost people thousands of pounds. If a deal sounds too good to be true, it probably is.

Fake car sales website

Recently a Belfast woman was caught out...Read More »

Report agricultural and rural crime

Date published: 20 April 2017

People are being encouraged to report and give information about agricultural and rural crime. They can do so anonymously by contacting Crimestoppers.

Signs of...Read More »

Encouraging people to talk about depression

The Public Health Agency is encouraging people to talk about depression. Talking to someone about how you are feeling could be the first step towards recovery.


The word ‘depression’ is used in many different ways.

Everyone can feel sad or down from time to time, but most people manage...Read More »

Risks of playing in and around water

Reservoirs and other water bodies can be perfect places to spend a day, but they can be dangerous. Water may look safe, but it can be hazardous, which is why it’s important to spot and keep away from dangers.

Risks around water

Unattended waters like rivers, lakes, and reservoirs...Read More »

Remember to wash your hands after visiting a farm

During the Easter break, with parents thinking of activities to keep children entertained, the Public Health Agency is reminding families about the importance of washing hands after visiting the farm.

Risk of infection

All animals naturally carry a range of organisms, some of which can be transmitted to people....Read More »

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