Northern Ireland Executive

Higher education and applying for student finance

Date published: 28 June 2017

If you’re intending to do a full-time undergraduate course this autumn, you can apply now for student finance. There is information on the...Read More »

Picnic and barbecue food safety advice

If you’re planning on having a picnic or barbecue, there are some tips to help prevent food poisoning. Remember that keeping food cool is important. Generally, the cooler the temperature the slower germs will grow.

Picnic food

Cases of food poisoning from campylobacter, E. coli, listeria and...Read More »

Places available on cyber security academy

Applications are now open for students to take part in a cyber security academy. There are 30 places on the training programme, and the closing date for applications is Friday, 7 July.

How to apply

The PwC and Black Duck cyber security academy is a 19-week training programme. Successful applicants...Read More »

Birthday honours list announced

Date published: 16 June 2017

The Queen’s birthday honours list of award recipients for 2017 has been published. You can find the full list of people from Northern...Read More »

Preventing diabetes and recognising its symptoms

It is estimated that there are 10,000 people in Northern Ireland who have diabetes but don’t know it, in addition to the 88,000 adults living here with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. It’s important to know the signs and symptoms to ensure early diagnosis.

What is diabetes?

Diabetes...Read More »

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