The PSNI in Newry and Mourne are warning of a “Paracetamol Challenge” on social media.
They are reminding people overdosing on Paracetamol causes liver damage and can kill.
Their advice is to “wise up and don’t take part.”
“’Earn or Learn’ schemes are only cheap labour.”
That’s according to Newry and Armagh MP and MLA Mickey Brady.
He says it is clear from proposals announced in the Queen’s speech that the Tories are intent on forcing young people into what is little more than cheap labour.
He says pushing young people in to dead end schemes offering an extra £10 a week on top of their benefit achieves nothing.
An finally …
“Slow down: give our red squirrels a ‘brake’”
That is the message from The Northern Ireland Squirrel Forum (NISF) in partnership with the Ring of Gullion and Cooley Red Squirrel Group.
There are appealing to motorists to “slow your speed, save our red squirrels.”
New warning signs are now available for homeowners to display on their bins to highlight the danger of speeding traffic.
Red squirrels are one of Ireland’s most iconic, native mammals, but sadly they are under severe threat, as increasing numbers of invasive grey squirrels compete for habitat and food, and transmit a deadly disease.