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26/06/2015 - 14:59

Anyone aged 75 or over is entitled to apply for a free TV Licence.

It's as simple as that.

Once your free licence is issued it is valid for three years and after that you will be issued with a new one.

Although it is free, people aged 75 or over do still need to apply for their TV Licence, by calling 0300 790 6073 or visiting the TV Licensing website

Further Information

You can find out about this and other special benefits here.

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07/05/2015 - 14:55

We are very excited to announce that Advice NI are through to the next round of the UK-wide Aviva Community Fund.

We will use the funding to set up drop-in Technology Support Clinics for older people who need:

  • Free and impartial advice on their technology needs
  • Help in making complaints
  • Benefit entitlement checks

Vote Early, Vote Often (10 Times To Be Exact)

To win WE NEED YOUR VOTES, and everyone has the opportunity to vote 10 times - so GET VOTING NOW!

Registering to vote is easy, especially if you are on Facebook. Follow this link to find out about the project and vote.

Closing date for votes is 30th May.

18/02/2015 - 11:01
A news round-up of what is happening in Northern Ireland and beyond.

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BBC News: Youth rearrested over Oisin McGrath death.

BBC News: Energy customers miss big savings, says CMA inquiry. Read more...

BBC News: Fire and Brimstone - DSD deadline over DUP adviser report. Read more...


BBC: It's My Party singer, Lesley Gore, dies.

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Digital skills crucial, says report.

16/02/2015 - 15:46
A news round-up of what is happening in Northern Ireland and beyond.

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Belfast Telegraph: Heart-rending goodbye to schoolboy, Óisín McGrath. Read more... 

Belfast Telegraph: All routine operations cancelled as Trust confronts A&E crisis. Read more...

BBC News: Obese people could lose benefits.


BBC News: Ireland stun Windies in the World Cup. Read more...


Gigi star Louis Jourdan dies at 93.

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Poetry written by Iain Banks to be published.

Attica, Attica! The man who robbed a bank for love. Read more...

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