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Child Benefit payment dates for May Bank Holiday

The value of Child Benefit has fallen to a 40-year low but for many families – especially those on a low income – it’s still a lifeline.Successive caps and cash freezes mean the real-terms value of the benefit has dropped by around £210 a year since 20…

Line up and dates revealed for new Victorian Festival

THE wraps are coming off an exciting new festival to celebrate Millport[1]’s Victorian heritage this spring.
The News can reveal that the inaugural Victorian Festival[2] will take place on 27 and 28 April – and will also be honoured with a visit from G…