Whoa! Averaging 66,000 Unique Weekly Readers! 

Local News

Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council signs Armed Forces Covenant

1 Mins read
Mayor Maura Hickey
Mayor Maura Hickey
BT Coleraine

Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council has shown its commitment to service personnel by signing an Armed Forces Covenant. It brings together the Council, members of the Armed Forces and their families who work and reside in the Borough.

The official signing took place at an event in Cloonavin with representatives of the Ministry of Defence, the Reserve Forces and Cadets Association for Northern Ireland and the Royal British Legion.

The Mayor, Alderman Maura Hickey, said: “I hope this Covenant is viewed as a symbol of Council’s commitment to supporting both serving and former members of the Armed Forces. It is important that we remember the sacrifices they have made, particularly those who have lost their lives and the family members left behind.”

One of the covenant’s main aims is to make it easier for service personnel, families and veterans to access help and support services.

11357 posts

About author
An article that is attributed to the Causeway Coast Community Team has either involved multiple authors, written by a contributor or the main body of content is from a press release. Got a news-related tip you’d like to see covered on Causeway Coast Community? Email us - [email protected]
Articles
Related posts
Local News

NI Executive agrees multi-million Covid support funding

2 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppFinance Minister, Conor Murphy has announced a £300million support package including over £200million for businesses and £98million of Covid-19 funding to support…
Local News

Archibald welcomes £95m high street voucher initiative

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppSinn Féin MLA Caoimhe Archibald has welcomed the announcement of a £95 million high street voucher scheme to support local businesses struggling…
Local News

Ní Chuilín - £44million in Covid-19 Heating Payments to issue by January 2021

1 Mins read
FacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsAppCommunities Minister Carál Ní Chuilín has welcomed £44.3million of Executive funding for a Covid-19 Heating Payment for older people and those in…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *