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Man in 'very serious' condition in hospital after head hits ground after punch to face

A 24 year-old man is in a very serious condition in hospital after banging his head on the ground after he was punched in the face. Read full article: Man in 'very serious' condition in hospi...→

Twelfth 2020: Grand Master says start planning for NI’s centenary in 2021

The Grand Master of the Orange Order has given an address in which he called for planning to begin right away on how to celebrate the centenary of Northern Ire [...] Read full article: Twelfth 2020: Grand Master says start pl...→

SF is getting away with Storey funeral, which will only encourage them

Sinn Fein audaciously set itself above the law in the Bobby Storey saga, yet, sadly seems to be getting away with it. Read full article: SF is getting away with Storey funeral, ...→

Flashback: Carlos Tezez joins Manchester City from neighbours Manchester United in 2009

Manchester City announced they had reached an agreement with striker Carlos Tevez over a proposed move to the club on this day in 2009. Read full article: Flashback: Carlos Tezez joins Manchester...→

Woman in her 60s punched to the ground

Police are hunting for a man after a woman in her 60s was punched in the face during an attack on Friday night. Read full article: Woman in her 60s punched to the ground...→

The Thirteenth: Getting ready for a virtual day out in Scarva

GRAEME COUSINS looks at what will be happening in the village of Scarva tomorrow instead of the usual Thirteenth activities Read full article: The Thirteenth: Getting ready for a virt...→

The Twelfth: Enjoy it from safety of your own home, say Orange Order, bands and politicians

Leaders of the Orange Order, political unionism and many marching bands have wished their supporters an enjoyable ‘Twelfth’ today – and urged them to celebrate [...] Read full article: The Twelfth: Enjoy it from safety of you...→

Time for tea for chef as he expands gourmet restaurant after lockdown

Top chef Jim Mulholland addressed social distancing and the other challenges of Northern Ireland’s steady emergence from coronavirus lockdown by reshaping his [...] Read full article: Time for tea for chef as he expands gour...→

‘Disgrace’ that Jack Charlton wasn’t knighted, says Ray Houghton

Jack Charlton should have been knighted after helping England win the 1966 World Cup, according to former Liverpool and Republic of Ireland midfielder Ray Houg [...] Read full article: ‘Disgrace’ that Jack Charlton wasn’t kni...→

How Kimbia Coffee hit the ground running

Named after the Swahili word for ‘running’, Kimbia Coffee is produced by Kenyan athletes devoted to the concept of investing in sustainable food production tha [...] Read full article: How Kimbia Coffee hit the ground running...→

‘NI may face much greater border infrastructure than government led you to believe’

A leading economist has said people in Northern Ireland could end up with a “much greater scale” of post-Brexit infrastructure than the government had led them [...] Read full article: ‘NI may face much greater border infrast...→

Bobby Storey funeral: Sinn Fein man’s position on the Policing Board ‘is untenable’

A call has been made for a leading Sinn Fein figure to stand down from the Policing Board whilst an independent police review is carried out into the handling [...] Read full article: Bobby Storey funeral: Sinn Fein man’s po...→

Stunning cottage in County Antrim

This stunning detached cottage is situated close to the popular County Antrim village of Bushmills and the renowned Causeway Coast and enjoys fabulous views of [...] Read full article: Stunning cottage in County Antrim ...→

Tom and Ollie wins trade with Cotswold Fayre

Food entrepreneur Shay Mullan was among dozens of small traders relieved when Belfast City Council lifted the lockdown at the iconic St George’s Market last we [...] Read full article: Tom and Ollie wins trade with Cotswold F...→

‘Outstanding’ Limavady Show 1945

The annual Limavady Show held in July 1945 under the auspices of the Limavady Young Farmers’ Club was reported as “an outstanding success” by both the News Let [...] Read full article: ‘Outstanding’ Limavady Show 1945...→

Independent Bobby Storey funeral investigation to be set up, despite council staff threatening to quit

Belfast City Council has voted strongly in favour of setting up an independent investigation into how Bobby Storey’s funeral was given preferential treatment – [...] Read full article: Independent Bobby Storey funeral investi...→

Eugene Laverty boosted by 'best run yet' on factory BMW at Catalunya World Superbike test

Eugene Laverty was buoyed by his ‘best run’ yet on the factory BMW after completing the final World Superbike test at Catalunya on Thursday head of the season [...] Read full article: Eugene Laverty boosted by 'best run yet'...→

Judges rule warrants to raid homes of Belfast journalists were obtained at hearing which fell ‘woefully short’ of fair standards

Police wrongly obtained warrants to carry out raids on the homes and offices of two Belfast journalists at a hearing which fell “woefully short” of fair standa [...] Read full article: Judges rule warrants to raid homes of Be...→

Gregory Campbell: Sinn Fein must issue profuse apologies to families feeling deep hurt

The words and actions of senior SF personnel including Deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill both at the Bobby Storey funeral and subsequent to it have very g [...] Read full article: Gregory Campbell: Sinn Fein must issue p...→

Everything you need to know about the Audi all-electric Q4 Sportback e-tron concept SUV

Audi has unwrapped its new all-electric Q4 Sportback e-tron concept SUV which is, in all truth, a sportier, slightly less practical version of the standard Q4 [...] Read full article: Everything you need to know about the Au...→

Overloading your car for a summer road trip could land you with a hefty fine – and invalidate your insurance

The popularity of veganism: When you are what you don’t eat... What to expect when Northern Ireland gyms reopen tomorrow Read full article: Overloading your car for a summer road t...→

Naomi Long seeks views of NI public on new offences to tackle organised crime

Justice Minister Naomi Long has signalled that she intends to introduce new offences for directing and participating in organised crime. Read full article: Naomi Long seeks views of NI public on n...→

Reviews of council and PSNI handling of Storey funeral are not enough

It seems that both the PSNI and Belfast City Council are moving towards external investigations into their handling of the Bobby Storey funeral scandal. Read full article: Reviews of council and PSNI handling of ...→

Council officials’ threat to quit does not deter parties backing independent probe

Councillors on Belfast City City Council are today expected to press ahead with the creation of an independent investigation into a top IRA man’s funeral - des [...] Read full article: Council officials’ threat to quit does n...→

Competitive sport can resume in Northern Ireland from Friday | No spectators allowed

Competitive sport has received the go-ahead to return on from Friday, the Stormonst Executive has confirmed. Read full article: Competitive sport can resume in Northern...→

Ford Focus Vignale review - ready to take on premium players

It ranges from the humble Zetec to the ferocious Focus ST, with the SUV-inspired (but actually very good) Active as an interesting aside. Plus there’s the luxu [...] Read full article: Ford Focus Vignale review - ready to tak...→

Beckenbauer toasts World Cup win with West Germany

West Germany captain Franz Beckenbauer lifted the World Cup following their 2-1 victory over Holland in the 1974 final in Munich. Read full article: Beckenbauer toasts World Cup win with We...→

Self-isolation scrapped for anyone travelling to NI from overseas - swimming pools must remain closed

The Northern Ireland Executive has scrapped the infamous compulsory two weeks self-isolation policy for anyone travelling here from overseas. Read full article: Self-isolation scrapped for anyone trave...→

Lisburn woman pens children’s book with message of kindness

During the Covid-19 lockdown, many people were enjoying spending time with their family, or developing a new skill. For Lisburn woman Lindsay Pollock, she merg [...] Read full article: Lisburn woman pens children’s book with ...→

These are the NI coronavirus restrictions that have NOT been lifted yet

Coronavirus lockdown regulations are still in place in Northern Ireland - here is a list of all of the restrictions that have yet to eased or lifted by the Nor [...] Read full article: These are the NI coronavirus restriction...→

Albert Watson hopes Larne can kick on again next season as he commits future to the club

Albert Watson is hoping Larne can kick on again next season after the big defender signed a contract extension with the club. Read full article: Albert Watson hopes Larne can kick on ag...→

Owen Polley: The Bobby Storey IRA funeral was reminder of who is in charge of Northern Ireland

Bobby Storey funeral: Call to release Roselawn CCTV footage and let public decide for themselves... Yet, when this odious character — a bank robber, a jailbrea [...] Read full article: Owen Polley: The Bobby Storey IRA funera...→

IRA funeral was reminder of who is in charge of NI

There is one rule in Northern Ireland for republicans and one for everybody else. Read full article: IRA funeral was reminder of who is in ch...→

Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals moved from Marseille

The 2020 Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup finals will be played at new venues after tournament organisers decided to move the games away from Marseille [...] Read full article: Heineken Champions Cup and Challenge Cup...→

Antrim Castle Gardens retains Excellent Tourism Grading Award

Antrim Castle Gardens and Clotworthy House has retained its ‘Excellent’ visitor attraction status under Tourism Northern Ireland’s Visitor Experience Grading S [...] Read full article: Antrim Castle Gardens retains Excellent ...→

Basil Brush helps children in lockdown

One of the side effects of lockdown has been the huge changes in routine and resulting risks to the mental health of children. Read full article: Basil Brush helps children in lockdown...→

BYGONE DAYS OF YORE: 1951: Minister warns crowd of ‘loose talk about partition’

About 2,500 Orangemen, members of North Antrlm lodges, travelled from the Bushmills, Ballymoney, Cloughmllls and Rasharkin districts to a demonstration in Ball [...] Read full article: BYGONE DAYS OF YORE: 1951: Minister warn...→

‘Truly sickening’ - NI council passes motion opposing extradition of man found liable for the Omagh bomb

Unionists have reacted with fury after a Northern Ireland council backed a motion opposing the extradition to Lithuania of Liam Campbell, who was found liable [...] Read full article: ‘Truly sickening’ - NI council passes mo...→

Victims’ pension delays: Brandon Lewis and NIO ‘should be thoroughly ashamed of themselves’

The secretary of state for Northern Ireland “should be thoroughly ashamed” of the way victims of the Troubles are being treated, a former Northern Ireland secr [...] Read full article: Victims’ pension delays: Brandon Lewis a...→

Could Co Armagh grandmother Maureen Guthrie be the most intelligent woman in Ireland?

Maureen Guthrie is president of an organisation whose members’ intelligence is in the top two per cent of the population – though she says that doesn’t stop he [...] Read full article: Could Co Armagh grandmother Maureen Guth...→

As Kate Hoey says, Jim Allister a lone voice against the scandal of special treatment for Sinn Fein/IRA

It amazes me why there is all the surprise at the special treatment of Sinn Fein/IRA in the burial of one of a leading republican terrorist. Read full article: As Kate Hoey says, Jim Allister a lone v...→

Mystery surrounds council boss’s PR move over top IRA man’s funeral

Under intense scrutiny for the preferential treatment afforded to the funeral of a former IRA man, the chief executive of Northern Ireland’s largest council ha [...] Read full article: Mystery surrounds council boss’s PR move...→

Florian Kamberi not interested in another loan deal

Florian Kamberi will only consider returning to Rangers on a permanent deal, the PA news agency understands. Read full article: Florian Kamberi not interested in anothe...→

Loyalists should not fall into Twelfth trap set by republicans

There is a well known theory that the PIRA bombed a commercial area in Belfast prior to an orange parade, the hope being that the disgusted marchers would have [...] Read full article: Loyalists should not fall into Twelfth t...→

Northern Ireland tourism output ‘likely to drop from £1bn to £400m’

The money generated by tourism in Northern Ireland is likely to drop from £1bn last year to £400m in 2020, a Stormont committee has heard. Read full article: Northern Ireland tourism output ‘likely ...→

Keith Gillespie keen to inspire next generation at Bangor FC

Keith Gillespie says he is determined to inspire the local young players to play for Bangor FC after he took on the role of Club Ambassador with his hometown t [...] Read full article: Keith Gillespie keen to inspire next gen...→

Every person in NI to get 50% off voucher for thousands of pubs and restaurants

Every member of the public in Northern Ireland will receive a 50% off voucher to be used in pubs and restaurants around the Province. Read full article: Every person in NI to get 50% off vouche...→

LIVE UPDATES: Bobby Storey funeral row - 'PSNI must demonstrate rules were implemented fairly' - DUP meet with Chief Constable Simon Byrne

The DUP has met with the Chief Constable of the PSNI, Simon Byrne, to discuss the alleged breach of COVID-19 rules at the funeral of veteran republican Bobby S [...] Read full article: LIVE UPDATES: Bobby Storey funeral row -...→

Are you planning a staycation this summer?

We would love to hear from any readers who are opting to holiday at home this year, rather than go abroad, due to fears over Coronavirus.... If that is you, pl [...] Read full article: Are you planning a staycation this summe...→

The Twelfth: Bands parade through villages, housing estates ... and a field!

Six bands paraded around Portadown today in what is thought to be one of the biggest Twelfth events to take place in the Province in terms of the number of par [...] Read full article: The Twelfth: Bands parade through villag...→

The Twelfth: Not suited and booted as usual, but still a day of celebration

An Orangeman of more than 30 years nearly forget himself this morning and was ready to don his suit for his annual Twelfth parade. Read full article: The Twelfth: Not suited and booted as us...→

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer keeping full faith in David De Gea

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says his faith in David De Gea has never wavered as the goalkeeper prepares to make his 400th appearance for Manchester United. Read full article: Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskj...→

Footage from Scarva Sham Fight in 1959 unearthed

Footage of the Sham Fight in Scarva dating back to 1959 has recently been made available online. Read full article: Footage from Scarva Sham Fight in 1959 u...→

Nissan X-Trail - veteran campaigner shows it ages

Ballymena post for couple aiming for sweet success... The X-Trail also now lags behind on interior space and usability. Every seven-seat SUV is a compromise in [...] Read full article: Nissan X-Trail - veteran campaigner show...→

Barry Geraghty reflects on glittering career after deciding to retire ‘on my own terms’

Barry Geraghty is looking forward to the next chapter in his life and career after announcing his retirement from the saddle. Read full article: Barry Geraghty reflects on glittering ca...→

Ben Lowry: The Bobby Storey funeral scandal is far wider than PSNI or council

The IRA funeral of Bobby Storey was so flagrant, so calculated, so shameful that of course it is welcome that the PSNI and Belfast City Council are now going t [...] Read full article: Ben Lowry: The Bobby Storey funeral scan...→

Sam McBride: Sinn Féin is now sacrificing public health advice on the altar of self-protection

When a government minister openly and unashamedly disregards advice which she has told the public was crucial to save lives, there are inevitable political rep [...] Read full article: Sam McBride: Sinn Féin is now sacrificin...→

Arlene Foster: Funeral undermined health messaging and raised questions over PSNI

The funeral of Bobby Storey and the multiple breaches of COVID-19 regulations that occurred on that day have eroded confidence across many institutions. Read full article: Arlene Foster: Funeral undermined health...→

Summer staycations: home is where the holiday is this year

How often do we dismiss the easy option? Regarded as being ‘too close to home’, domestic holidays are frequently overlooked in favour of more exotic escapes; s [...] Read full article: Summer staycations: home is where the ho...→

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp calls Jordan Henderson one of club’s ‘great captains’

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists Jordan Henderson has to have the honour of lifting the Premier League trophy out of respect for his contribution to the [...] Read full article: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp calls Jordan...→

Flashback: Damon Hill wins British Grand Prix in 1994 after Michael Schumacher controversy

On July 10 in 1994, Damon Hill claimed victory at the British Grand Prix – an achievement his two-time world champion father Graham had not managed during his [...] Read full article: Flashback: Damon Hill wins British Grand...→

Rangers fancy France tests as key part of big-game plans

Rangers’ sporting director Ross Wilson welcomed the Ibrox club’s invitation to France as part of their preparations for next season. Read full article: Rangers fancy France tests as key part o...→

Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockdown due to coronavirus

With life and lifestyle profoundly altered by Covid-19 some of us are also experiencing less obvious changes, sometimes in the mind, that can happen almost ina [...] Read full article: Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockd...→

Chief medical advisor: I’ve not seen footage of crowds at Bobby Storey’s funeral

Dr Michael McBride, the Department of Health’s chief medical officer, has claimed that he has not seen the footage of thousands of people lining the streets of [...] Read full article: Chief medical advisor: I’ve not seen foo...→

Fit-again Mark Adair named in Ireland training squad ahead of ODI series in England

Ireland have named a 21-man training squad ahead of their one-day international series in England, with fast bowler Mark Adair included after recovering from a [...] Read full article: Fit-again Mark Adair named in Ireland tr...→

John Bruton: Sinn Fein cannot be loyal both to the IRA and to the Irish constitution

Man dies after road smash on major NI road - PSNI appeal for dashcam footage - motorcyclist injured in June collision also dies from injuries... • John Bruton, [...] Read full article: John Bruton: Sinn Fein cannot be loyal b...→

NI schoolboy suffered horrific burns caused by toxic plant

A County Tyrone schoolboy landed up in hospital with severe burns after coming into contact with a toxic plant. Read full article: NI schoolboy suffered horrific burns cau...→

Local dealerships have seen new car sales accelerate in June to 3,278

Following the lifting of lockdown restrictions, local dealerships have seen new car sales accelerate in June to an amazing 3,278. Read full article: Local dealerships have seen new car sale...→

Bobby Storey funeral: ‘Only an independent investigation will do’ says DUP council chief

The leader of the biggest unionist block on Belfast City Council has stressed that only an independent investigation into the goings-on at Roselawn will satisf [...] Read full article: Bobby Storey funeral: ‘Only an independe...→

Former police officer, 80s, killed in crash was ‘stalwart of the Church’

A father-of-three who died following a road crash in Saintfield on Wednesday has been described as “part of the fabric” of his Church. Read full article: Former police officer, 80s, killed in cr...→

Bobby Storey funeral: ‘PSNI chief may have to quit – how could police intelligence NOT have known about scale of the event?’

A DUP MP has questioned how PSNI intelligence could not have known about the scale of the planned funeral for Bobby Storey, adding that the Chief Constable may [...] Read full article: Bobby Storey funeral: ‘PSNI chief may ha...→

‘Important landmark’ at Islandmagee to be refurbished

A facelift at a Mid and East Antrim beauty spot has been given the go-ahead by the borough council. Read full article: ‘Important landmark’ at Islandmagee to b...→

Two-stage process by IRFU for club competitions

Modified arrangements have been confirmed by the IRFU for club competitions across the 2020/21 season “to focus on player welfare and COVID-19 risk mitigation” [...] Read full article: Two-stage process by IRFU for club compe...→

McDonald’s breakfast is back - but these 28 restaurants won't be serving it

McDonald’s has brought back a limited breakfast menu at selected restaurants and drive throughs across the UK and Ireland.... The fast food giant re-added cert [...] Read full article: McDonald’s breakfast is back - but these...→

No spectators permitted when club cricket returns in NI

No spectators will be allowed inside grounds when competitive club cricket resumes in Northern Ireland later this month. Read full article: No spectators permitted when club cricke...→

Coronsvirus NI: Another 3 infections brings total to 5,768 - death toll remains 554 -

There have been no reported deaths with coronavirus in NI since the weekend, according to the Department of Health. Read full article: Coronsvirus NI: Another 3 infections bri...→

MCUI Ulster Centre says motorcycle racing won't resume this year 'if it were to have a negative impact upon the NHS'

The MCUI (Ulster Centre) says no racing events will take place this year if this would have a ‘negative impact’ on the NHS. Read full article: MCUI Ulster Centre says motorcycle racin...→

Galgorm secures AA COVID Confident Mark

Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort has become one of the UK’s first hospitality businesses to secure the new AA COVID Confident Mark for its health and safety commitmen [...] Read full article: Galgorm secures AA COVID Confident Mark...→

Eurostar is restarting journeys to Amsterdam and Disneyland Paris - here’s when you can travel

These are the 10 cheapest places to insure your car in the UK... Eurostar has restarted its direct services from London to Amsterdam and has announced plans to [...] Read full article: Eurostar is restarting journeys to Amste...→

Nathan Carter set for online Antrim fest

We all know what an excellent tonic music can be for mood and wellbeing, and thanks to virtual technology one local festival will be broadcast live from Glenar [...] Read full article: Nathan Carter set for online Antrim fest...→

Cancer Focus NI choir reunites via Zoom

The Sing for Life choir, which supports people affected by cancer, was temporarily silenced during the coronavirus lockdown - but now members have been reunite [...] Read full article: Cancer Focus NI choir reunites via Zoom...→

Coronavirus: Stormont to consider report that UK travellers pose greatest Covid-19 risk

Stormont ministers are to consider a report warning that travellers from the rest of the UK present the greatest risk of bringing Covid-19 into Northern Irelan [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Stormont to consider report...→

Sam’s flashbacks and nightmares continue 27 years after ambush

Sam Sleith has terrible flashbacks….nightmares where he flails about in his sleep reliving gun attacks and bomb detonations. Read full article: Sam’s flashbacks and nightmares continue...→

Coronavirus: New SF MLA ‘should direct her advice against spreading Covid-19 to her own party ranks’

A DUP MLA has contrasted a Sinn Fein figure’s plea for the public to be responsible about the Covid-19 infection with the actions of senior figures in her own [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: New SF MLA ‘should direct h...→

Flashback: Bradley Wiggins breaks collarbone during Tour de France

Bradley Wiggins’ hopes of becoming the first British rider to win the Tour de France were shattered in 2011 when he suffered a broken collarbone. Read full article: Flashback: Bradley Wiggins breaks collar...→

‘Clarity needed’ over risk to NI from internal UK travel

Alliance MLA Paula Bradshaw has called for clarity around scientific advice that reportedly warns that travellers from within the UK pose the “greatest risk” i [...] Read full article: ‘Clarity needed’ over risk to NI from in...→

Top Belfast City Council officers offer apology to families over cremations

Two of the top officers on Belfast City Council have offered their apologies to families denied the same cremation service as IRA veteran Bobby Storey on the d [...] Read full article: Top Belfast City Council officers offer ...→

Flashback: City of Manchester Stadium became home to Sky Blues in 2003

The City of Manchester Stadium was initially built for the 2002 Commonwealth Games, following failed bids to host the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics in the city [...] Read full article: Flashback: City of Manchester Stadium be...→

NI council suspends parking charges

Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council has removed parking fees at its paid for car parks until the end of August. Read full article: NI council suspends parking charges...→

Woman wins landmark case on definition of terminal illness

A woman with Motor Neurone Disease was unjustifiably denied fast-tracked disability benefits because of uncertainty over how long she has left to live, the Hig [...] Read full article: Woman wins landmark case on definition o...→

Eugene Laverty adopts winner takes all mindset as World Superbike star bids to retain his BMW seat in 2021

Eugene Laverty admits he will be forced to alter his strategy completely when the 2020 World Superbike Championship resumes in his bid to retain his seat with [...] Read full article: Eugene Laverty adopts winner takes all m...→

Inga Maria Hauser: Man and woman will NOT face prosecution over murder of German tourist near Ballycastle in 1988

The Public Prosecution Service (PPS) has decided not to prosecute a man and a woman reported in connection with the murder of German tourist Inga Maria Hauser [...] Read full article: Inga Maria Hauser: Man and woman will NO...→

TWELFTH PICTURE SPECIAL: 33 amazing photographs of the Glorious Twelfth celebrations around NI

This year's Twelfth, although smaller in numbers due to COVID-19, is being hailed as one of the best there's ever been. Read full article: TWELFTH PICTURE SPECIAL: 33 amazing phot...→

Twelfth 2020: Chief Constable hails organisers saying day has been free of any major policing incidents

The Chief Constable has hailed the organisers of the Twelfth 2020, saying the day has “passed without major incident”. Read full article: Twelfth 2020: Chief Constable hails orga...→

Mark Sykes and Paul Smyth in search of Wembley glory

Former Glenavon player Mark Sykes will walk out at Wembley tonight aiming to help Oxford United to Sky Bet League One play-off final glory. Read full article: Mark Sykes and Paul Smyth in search of W...→

Prospect of compulsory face masks in NI shops ‘under review’

The possibility of mandatory face masks for Northern Ireland shoppers could be on the horizon after the Stormont Executive confirmed the issue is under review. Read full article: Prospect of compulsory face masks in NI ...→

57% of UK women are supportive of trans people’s right to self-identify

Alastair’s novel black butter is set to spread!... The majority of women in the UK support trans people’s right to self-identify their gender, a new survey has [...] Read full article: 57% of UK women are supportive of trans ...→

Greece is considering a second lockdown after tourists caused coronavirus cases there to spike

Greece may bring back certain lockdown measures, following a spike in coronavirus cases after welcoming back tourists.... In Greece, 2,205 people are currently [...] Read full article: Greece is considering a second lockdown ...→

'Flying Doctor' John Hinds 'brought world-class skills to the roadside' | Remembering road racing medic who died five years ago

Irish motorcycling lost an irreplaceable medic and trauma care luminary when travelling doctor John Hinds died following an accident at the Skerries 100 five y [...] Read full article: 'Flying Doctor' John Hinds 'brought worl...→

Sinn Fein and the IRA have again ignored the decent people of these islands, yet it is unionists who have to embrace them

Volumes have been written recently about the funeral (and subsequent fall out) of one Bobby Storey, an individual who was viewed as a top commander within the [...] Read full article: Sinn Fein and the IRA have again ignored...→

Ballymena post for couple aiming for sweet success

Award-winning fudge makers Glen and Rhonda Houston of Granny Shaw’s Fudge in Co Antrim are hoping for sweet success for a novel food venture shaped during the [...] Read full article: Ballymena post for couple aiming for swe...→

The Twelfth is in our DNA and worth holding on to

In my childhood experiences of this night before the Twelfth, families would be getting themselves ready for the big day, making sure the picnic bags were pack [...] Read full article: The Twelfth is in our DNA and worth hold...→

BYGONE DAYS: Heavy rain threatens to spoil UFU horse show

Heavy rain had threatened to spoil the afternoon riding events at the horse show and gymkhana organised by the Bangor and Six Road-Ends branch of the Ulster Fa [...] Read full article: BYGONE DAYS: Heavy rain threatens to spo...→

Victim ‘cried all night’ after seeing councillor messaged ex-Real IRA prison commander to celebrate her Omagh bomb victory

A Fermanagh councillor marked the passing of her motion against the extradition of an Omagh bomber this week with a “delighted” message to a former prison comm [...] Read full article: Victim ‘cried all night’ after seeing co...→

Bobby Storey funeral: ‘When the IRA bombed Roselawn it seemed like a horrible dream... it all stays engraved in your mind’

The brother of an IRA murder victim whose funeral was then purposely disrupted by an IRA bomb says he was “extremely disappointed” to see preferential treatmen [...] Read full article: Bobby Storey funeral: ‘When the IRA bomb...→

Orange Order chief: Support the 2020 Twelfth at home or online

Orange Order Grand Secretary Rev Mervyn Gibson has urged everyone celebrating the Twelfth this weekend to enjoy themselves - but to celebrate at home and to so [...] Read full article: Orange Order chief: Support the 2020 Twe...→

NI council set to cut 68 jobs in cost-saving move

Antrim and Newtownabbey council has agreed to cut 68 full-time-equivalent jobs, it has emerged. Read full article: NI council set to cut 68 jobs in cost-sa...→

PM won’t negotiate for lesser Irish Sea border if unionists make no demands

As we gradually approach the deadline for the implementation of the Irish Sea Protocol, there is a growing sense of anxiety amongst both grassroots unionists a [...] Read full article: PM won’t negotiate for lesser Irish Sea ...→

On this day in 1994: Damon Hill wins British Grand Prix

On this day in 1994, Damon Hill claimed victory at the British Grand Prix – an achievement his two-time world champion father Graham had not managed during his [...] Read full article: On this day in 1994: Damon Hill wins Bri...→

These are the countries worst affected by coronavirus - as WHO states Covid-19 is ‘not under control and is accelerating’

Covid-19 is getting worse across the world, according to the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO).... WHO Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu [...] Read full article: These are the countries worst affected b...→

Cupra's el-Born electric hot hatch promises a 310 mile range - here's what else to expect

In My Stylewith Debby Armstrong... The march of the all-electric car continues with Seat’s sporty offshoot, Cupra, confirming that its first pure-electric vehi [...] Read full article: Cupra's el-Born electric hot hatch promi...→

Ireland names expanded training squad ahead of ODI series

Cricket Ireland has named a 21-man expanded squad that will travel to Southampton for a training camp ahead of the three-match men’s World Cup Super League One [...] Read full article: Ireland names expanded training squad ah...→

SF cannot be loyal to IRA and to Irish constitution

The leader of the opposition in the Republic, Deputy Mary Lou McDonald said last week that, if she were Taoiseach, she would still have attended the paramilita [...] Read full article: SF cannot be loyal to IRA and to Irish c...→

Coronavirus NI: 1,001 excess deaths in NI in last 14 weeks - COVID-19 death-toll up to 839

The total number of COVID-19 related deaths in Northern Ireland up to July 3 is 839, according to the weekly report from the Northern Ireland Statistics and Re [...] Read full article: Coronavirus NI: 1,001 excess deaths in N...→

Bobby Storey: Rumours IRA chief was airlfted to hospital by the RAF are untrue, says MoD

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has quashed rumours that the RAF had transported Bobby Storey to hospital in England. Read full article: Bobby Storey: Rumours IRA chief was airl...→

Cinemas, gyms and horse racing return today under latest NI lockdown relaxation

Cinemas, bingo halls and gyms are among the outlets to reopen on Friday in Northern Ireland as the Stormont Executive agreed to ease lockdown measures. Read full article: Cinemas, gyms and horse racing return to...→

On this day: Ayrton Senna wins British Grand Prix on his way to first world title

Ayrton Senna closed the gap on McLaren-Honda teammate Alain Prost in the 1988 Formula One World Championship drivers’ standings by winning a memorable British [...] Read full article: On this day: Ayrton Senna wins British G...→

North West Cricket Union to review return to play protocols

The NWCU are currently seeking further guidance and information from both Sport NI and the Department for Communities following the NI Executive announcement r [...] Read full article: North West Cricket Union to review retur...→

Manufacturing firm develops new Hydropod

A practical but multifaceted portable hand washing station which will help in the protection against the coronavirus has been developed by a Northern Ireland m [...] Read full article: Manufacturing firm develops new Hydropod...→

5 ethical high street fashion brands - so you can shop with a clear conscience

Allegations of slavery, low pay and worker mistreatment has tarnished the reputation of clothing retailer Boohoo.... Owner of brands like Nasty Gal and Pretty [...] Read full article: 5 ethical high street fashion brands - s...→

What to expect when Northern Ireland gyms reopen tomorrow

Northern Ireland’s gyms have been given the green light to reopen tomorrow – but those desperate for a workout are reminded they can’t muscle their way in with [...] Read full article: What to expect when Northern Ireland gym...→

Hate crime review: Top British QC fears ‘chilling effect’ on freedom of speech and religion

A prominent British barrister has voiced serious fears about the potential for “hate crime” laws in Northern Ireland to be used to shut down public debate. Read full article: Hate crime review: Top British QC fears ...→

SDLP apologises to Omagh bomb victims for backing motion opposing extradition of man found liable for the worst atrocity of the Troubles

The SDLP has “apologised unreservedly” for supporting a motion in a Northern Ireland council opposing the extradition to Lithuania of a man found liable in a c [...] Read full article: SDLP apologises to Omagh bomb victims fo...→

John Lewis is closing 8 shops permanently - these are the locations

John Lewis has announced plans to close eight stores, putting thousands of jobs at risk across the UK.... The department store brand has revealed plans to ente [...] Read full article: John Lewis is closing 8 shops permanentl...→

‘The Terrible 10’ revealed - the most common items of litter found on NI’s coastline

Plastic makes up over 78% of the waste on Northern Ireland’s beaches, including many ‘single use’ items such as drinks bottles, food wrappers and broken pieces [...] Read full article: ‘The Terrible 10’ revealed - the most co...→

VIDEO: Young performers sing out for charity

Following the success of the Belfast School of Performing Arts (BSPA) ‘Sing’ charity video, the BSPA Juniors are delighted to present their ‘Tomorrow’ charity [...] Read full article: VIDEO: Young performers sing out for cha...→

Pandemic keeping you awake? Try these natural methods to help you drift off

Despite best intentions to get an early night, most of us know the frustration of your brain kicking into gear just as your head hits the pillow - sabotaging y [...] Read full article: Pandemic keeping you awake? Try these na...→

Virtual therapy for stroke survivors

Speech and language therapists who support recovering stroke patients in the Southern Trust have been using technology to connect with families. Traditionally, [...] Read full article: Virtual therapy for stroke survivors...→

It was Peter Hain’s government, and the neutral-on-terrorism definition of a victim, that sowed seeds of pension row

Peter Hain has some nerve to say that the secretary of state should be “thoroughly ashamed” of himself for delay in the Troubles pension for victims. Read full article: It was Peter Hain’s government, and the ...→

Bobby Storey funeral: Ex-RUC men remember how IRA murdered their comrade ... then blew up Roselawn so his coffin could not enter

An ex-policeman who attended a colleague’s funeral, only to have the cortege blocked by a bomb purposely placed at Roselawn, has slammed the handling of Bobby [...] Read full article: Bobby Storey funeral: Ex-RUC men remembe...→

New report reveals 3.3m items of litter on NI coastline at any time

Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful marine litter surveyors recorded an average of 508 pieces of litter per 100 metres of beach in 2019 - equating to an estimated [...] Read full article: New report reveals 3.3m items of litter ...→

Same-sex marriage: Commons delay ‘stopping many NI couples from planning weddings’

The Northern Ireland secretary is preventing many same-sex couples from planning their weddings, one of the first to legally marry has said. Read full article: Same-sex marriage: Commons delay ‘stoppi...→

'READY' - Rangers unveil new club crest as part of digital transformation

Rangers have unveiled a new club crest as part of brand evolution and digital transformation strategy. Read full article: 'READY' - Rangers unveil new club crest ...→

Revealed: Stormont set to scrap free car parking for NHS staff by end of month

The Department of Health (DoH) has signalled it will scrap free car parking for staff working in health and social care trusts across Northern Ireland. Read full article: Revealed: Stormont set to scrap free car...→

McVitie’s is releasing 3 new unusual flavours of Digestives - here’s where to get them

Skoda Kodiaq vRS - power to the people... Biscuit company McVitie’s has announced the launch of three new Digestive biscuit flavours as part of its upmarket ra [...] Read full article: McVitie’s is releasing 3 new unusual fla...→

Your employer can refer you for a coronavirus test - but will you be charged for it?

Most people displaying symptoms of coronavirus in the UK can refer themselves for a test - but can employers refer you, too?... Currently, anyone in England an [...] Read full article: Your employer can refer you for a corona...→

Stars’ coronavirus message to young people: ‘Don’t be a melter – keep your distance’

Some of Belfast’s most recognisable faces, including comedian and actor Tim McGarry, boxer James Tennyson and local legend May McFettridge, have joined forces [...] Read full article: Stars’ coronavirus message to young peop...→

Plea to loyalists – don’t help divert gaze from SF conduct

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic the unionist and loyalist community has displayed significant positive leadership. Read full article: Plea to loyalists – don’t help divert ga...→

TWELFTH PICTURE SPECIAL: 33 amazing photographs of the Glorious Twelfth celebrations around NI

This year's Twelfth, although smaller in numbers due to COVID-19, is being hailed as one of the best there's ever been. Read full article: TWELFTH PICTURE SPECIAL: 33 amazing phot...→

Twelfth 2020: Grand Master says start planning for NI’s centenary in 2021

The Grand Master of the Orange Order has given an address in which he called for planning to begin right away on how to celebrate the centenary of Northern Ire [...] Read full article: Twelfth 2020: Grand Master says start pl...→

The Twelfth: Bands parade through villages, housing estates ... and a field!

Six bands paraded around Portadown today in what is thought to be one of the biggest Twelfth events to take place in the Province in terms of the number of par [...] Read full article: The Twelfth: Bands parade through villag...→

Mark Sykes and Paul Smyth in search of Wembley glory

Former Glenavon player Mark Sykes will walk out at Wembley tonight aiming to help Oxford United to Sky Bet League One play-off final glory. Read full article: Mark Sykes and Paul Smyth in search of W...→

57% of UK women are supportive of trans people’s right to self-identify

Alastair’s novel black butter is set to spread!... The majority of women in the UK support trans people’s right to self-identify their gender, a new survey has [...] Read full article: 57% of UK women are supportive of trans ...→

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer keeping full faith in David De Gea

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says his faith in David De Gea has never wavered as the goalkeeper prepares to make his 400th appearance for Manchester United. Read full article: Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskj...→

Woman in her 60s punched to the ground

Police are hunting for a man after a woman in her 60s was punched in the face during an attack on Friday night. Read full article: Woman in her 60s punched to the ground...→

The Twelfth: Enjoy it from safety of your own home, say Orange Order, bands and politicians

Leaders of the Orange Order, political unionism and many marching bands have wished their supporters an enjoyable ‘Twelfth’ today – and urged them to celebrate [...] Read full article: The Twelfth: Enjoy it from safety of you...→

Nissan X-Trail - veteran campaigner shows it ages

Ballymena post for couple aiming for sweet success... The X-Trail also now lags behind on interior space and usability. Every seven-seat SUV is a compromise in [...] Read full article: Nissan X-Trail - veteran campaigner show...→

‘Disgrace’ that Jack Charlton wasn’t knighted, says Ray Houghton

Jack Charlton should have been knighted after helping England win the 1966 World Cup, according to former Liverpool and Republic of Ireland midfielder Ray Houg [...] Read full article: ‘Disgrace’ that Jack Charlton wasn’t kni...→

Ballymena post for couple aiming for sweet success

Award-winning fudge makers Glen and Rhonda Houston of Granny Shaw’s Fudge in Co Antrim are hoping for sweet success for a novel food venture shaped during the [...] Read full article: Ballymena post for couple aiming for swe...→

BYGONE DAYS: Heavy rain threatens to spoil UFU horse show

Heavy rain had threatened to spoil the afternoon riding events at the horse show and gymkhana organised by the Bangor and Six Road-Ends branch of the Ulster Fa [...] Read full article: BYGONE DAYS: Heavy rain threatens to spo...→

Sam McBride: Sinn Féin is now sacrificing public health advice on the altar of self-protection

When a government minister openly and unashamedly disregards advice which she has told the public was crucial to save lives, there are inevitable political rep [...] Read full article: Sam McBride: Sinn Féin is now sacrificin...→

‘NI may face much greater border infrastructure than government led you to believe’

A leading economist has said people in Northern Ireland could end up with a “much greater scale” of post-Brexit infrastructure than the government had led them [...] Read full article: ‘NI may face much greater border infrast...→

Bobby Storey funeral: ‘When the IRA bombed Roselawn it seemed like a horrible dream... it all stays engraved in your mind’

The brother of an IRA murder victim whose funeral was then purposely disrupted by an IRA bomb says he was “extremely disappointed” to see preferential treatmen [...] Read full article: Bobby Storey funeral: ‘When the IRA bomb...→

Summer staycations: home is where the holiday is this year

How often do we dismiss the easy option? Regarded as being ‘too close to home’, domestic holidays are frequently overlooked in favour of more exotic escapes; s [...] Read full article: Summer staycations: home is where the ho...→

Stunning cottage in County Antrim

This stunning detached cottage is situated close to the popular County Antrim village of Bushmills and the renowned Causeway Coast and enjoys fabulous views of [...] Read full article: Stunning cottage in County Antrim ...→

‘Outstanding’ Limavady Show 1945

The annual Limavady Show held in July 1945 under the auspices of the Limavady Young Farmers’ Club was reported as “an outstanding success” by both the News Let [...] Read full article: ‘Outstanding’ Limavady Show 1945...→

NI council set to cut 68 jobs in cost-saving move

Antrim and Newtownabbey council has agreed to cut 68 full-time-equivalent jobs, it has emerged. Read full article: NI council set to cut 68 jobs in cost-sa...→

On this day in 1994: Damon Hill wins British Grand Prix

On this day in 1994, Damon Hill claimed victory at the British Grand Prix – an achievement his two-time world champion father Graham had not managed during his [...] Read full article: On this day in 1994: Damon Hill wins Bri...→

Rangers fancy France tests as key part of big-game plans

Rangers’ sporting director Ross Wilson welcomed the Ibrox club’s invitation to France as part of their preparations for next season. Read full article: Rangers fancy France tests as key part o...→

Eugene Laverty boosted by 'best run yet' on factory BMW at Catalunya World Superbike test

Eugene Laverty was buoyed by his ‘best run’ yet on the factory BMW after completing the final World Superbike test at Catalunya on Thursday head of the season [...] Read full article: Eugene Laverty boosted by 'best run yet'...→

Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockdown due to coronavirus

With life and lifestyle profoundly altered by Covid-19 some of us are also experiencing less obvious changes, sometimes in the mind, that can happen almost ina [...] Read full article: Historic Belfast ship in temporary lockd...→

Gregory Campbell: Sinn Fein must issue profuse apologies to families feeling deep hurt

The words and actions of senior SF personnel including Deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill both at the Bobby Storey funeral and subsequent to it have very g [...] Read full article: Gregory Campbell: Sinn Fein must issue p...→

Fit-again Mark Adair named in Ireland training squad ahead of ODI series in England

Ireland have named a 21-man training squad ahead of their one-day international series in England, with fast bowler Mark Adair included after recovering from a [...] Read full article: Fit-again Mark Adair named in Ireland tr...→

Overloading your car for a summer road trip could land you with a hefty fine – and invalidate your insurance

The popularity of veganism: When you are what you don’t eat... What to expect when Northern Ireland gyms reopen tomorrow Read full article: Overloading your car for a summer road t...→

SF cannot be loyal to IRA and to Irish constitution

The leader of the opposition in the Republic, Deputy Mary Lou McDonald said last week that, if she were Taoiseach, she would still have attended the paramilita [...] Read full article: SF cannot be loyal to IRA and to Irish c...→

NI schoolboy suffered horrific burns caused by toxic plant

A County Tyrone schoolboy landed up in hospital with severe burns after coming into contact with a toxic plant. Read full article: NI schoolboy suffered horrific burns cau...→

Reviews of council and PSNI handling of Storey funeral are not enough

It seems that both the PSNI and Belfast City Council are moving towards external investigations into their handling of the Bobby Storey funeral scandal. Read full article: Reviews of council and PSNI handling of ...→

Bobby Storey: Rumours IRA chief was airlfted to hospital by the RAF are untrue, says MoD

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) has quashed rumours that the RAF had transported Bobby Storey to hospital in England. Read full article: Bobby Storey: Rumours IRA chief was airl...→

Bobby Storey funeral: ‘Only an independent investigation will do’ says DUP council chief

The leader of the biggest unionist block on Belfast City Council has stressed that only an independent investigation into the goings-on at Roselawn will satisf [...] Read full article: Bobby Storey funeral: ‘Only an independe...→

Council officials’ threat to quit does not deter parties backing independent probe

Councillors on Belfast City City Council are today expected to press ahead with the creation of an independent investigation into a top IRA man’s funeral - des [...] Read full article: Council officials’ threat to quit does n...→

On this day: Ayrton Senna wins British Grand Prix on his way to first world title

Ayrton Senna closed the gap on McLaren-Honda teammate Alain Prost in the 1988 Formula One World Championship drivers’ standings by winning a memorable British [...] Read full article: On this day: Ayrton Senna wins British G...→

Competitive sport can resume in Northern Ireland from Friday | No spectators allowed

Competitive sport has received the go-ahead to return on from Friday, the Stormonst Executive has confirmed. Read full article: Competitive sport can resume in Northern...→

North West Cricket Union to review return to play protocols

The NWCU are currently seeking further guidance and information from both Sport NI and the Department for Communities following the NI Executive announcement r [...] Read full article: North West Cricket Union to review retur...→

‘Important landmark’ at Islandmagee to be refurbished

A facelift at a Mid and East Antrim beauty spot has been given the go-ahead by the borough council. Read full article: ‘Important landmark’ at Islandmagee to b...→

McDonald’s breakfast is back - but these 28 restaurants won't be serving it

McDonald’s has brought back a limited breakfast menu at selected restaurants and drive throughs across the UK and Ireland.... The fast food giant re-added cert [...] Read full article: McDonald’s breakfast is back - but these...→

Self-isolation scrapped for anyone travelling to NI from overseas - swimming pools must remain closed

The Northern Ireland Executive has scrapped the infamous compulsory two weeks self-isolation policy for anyone travelling here from overseas. Read full article: Self-isolation scrapped for anyone trave...→

Lisburn woman pens children’s book with message of kindness

During the Covid-19 lockdown, many people were enjoying spending time with their family, or developing a new skill. For Lisburn woman Lindsay Pollock, she merg [...] Read full article: Lisburn woman pens children’s book with ...→

Hate crime review: Top British QC fears ‘chilling effect’ on freedom of speech and religion

A prominent British barrister has voiced serious fears about the potential for “hate crime” laws in Northern Ireland to be used to shut down public debate. Read full article: Hate crime review: Top British QC fears ...→

MCUI Ulster Centre says motorcycle racing won't resume this year 'if it were to have a negative impact upon the NHS'

The MCUI (Ulster Centre) says no racing events will take place this year if this would have a ‘negative impact’ on the NHS. Read full article: MCUI Ulster Centre says motorcycle racin...→

Albert Watson hopes Larne can kick on again next season as he commits future to the club

Albert Watson is hoping Larne can kick on again next season after the big defender signed a contract extension with the club. Read full article: Albert Watson hopes Larne can kick on ag...→

SDLP apologises to Omagh bomb victims for backing motion opposing extradition of man found liable for the worst atrocity of the Troubles

The SDLP has “apologised unreservedly” for supporting a motion in a Northern Ireland council opposing the extradition to Lithuania of a man found liable in a c [...] Read full article: SDLP apologises to Omagh bomb victims fo...→

IRA funeral was reminder of who is in charge of NI

There is one rule in Northern Ireland for republicans and one for everybody else. Read full article: IRA funeral was reminder of who is in ch...→

‘The Terrible 10’ revealed - the most common items of litter found on NI’s coastline

Plastic makes up over 78% of the waste on Northern Ireland’s beaches, including many ‘single use’ items such as drinks bottles, food wrappers and broken pieces [...] Read full article: ‘The Terrible 10’ revealed - the most co...→

Antrim Castle Gardens retains Excellent Tourism Grading Award

Antrim Castle Gardens and Clotworthy House has retained its ‘Excellent’ visitor attraction status under Tourism Northern Ireland’s Visitor Experience Grading S [...] Read full article: Antrim Castle Gardens retains Excellent ...→

Pandemic keeping you awake? Try these natural methods to help you drift off

Despite best intentions to get an early night, most of us know the frustration of your brain kicking into gear just as your head hits the pillow - sabotaging y [...] Read full article: Pandemic keeping you awake? Try these na...→

Cancer Focus NI choir reunites via Zoom

The Sing for Life choir, which supports people affected by cancer, was temporarily silenced during the coronavirus lockdown - but now members have been reunite [...] Read full article: Cancer Focus NI choir reunites via Zoom...→

BYGONE DAYS OF YORE: 1951: Minister warns crowd of ‘loose talk about partition’

About 2,500 Orangemen, members of North Antrlm lodges, travelled from the Bushmills, Ballymoney, Cloughmllls and Rasharkin districts to a demonstration in Ball [...] Read full article: BYGONE DAYS OF YORE: 1951: Minister warn...→

It was Peter Hain’s government, and the neutral-on-terrorism definition of a victim, that sowed seeds of pension row

Peter Hain has some nerve to say that the secretary of state should be “thoroughly ashamed” of himself for delay in the Troubles pension for victims. Read full article: It was Peter Hain’s government, and the ...→

Coronavirus: Stormont to consider report that UK travellers pose greatest Covid-19 risk

Stormont ministers are to consider a report warning that travellers from the rest of the UK present the greatest risk of bringing Covid-19 into Northern Irelan [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: Stormont to consider report...→

Victims’ pension delays: Brandon Lewis and NIO ‘should be thoroughly ashamed of themselves’

The secretary of state for Northern Ireland “should be thoroughly ashamed” of the way victims of the Troubles are being treated, a former Northern Ireland secr [...] Read full article: Victims’ pension delays: Brandon Lewis a...→

New report reveals 3.3m items of litter on NI coastline at any time

Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful marine litter surveyors recorded an average of 508 pieces of litter per 100 metres of beach in 2019 - equating to an estimated [...] Read full article: New report reveals 3.3m items of litter ...→

Coronavirus: New SF MLA ‘should direct her advice against spreading Covid-19 to her own party ranks’

A DUP MLA has contrasted a Sinn Fein figure’s plea for the public to be responsible about the Covid-19 infection with the actions of senior figures in her own [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: New SF MLA ‘should direct h...→

As Kate Hoey says, Jim Allister a lone voice against the scandal of special treatment for Sinn Fein/IRA

It amazes me why there is all the surprise at the special treatment of Sinn Fein/IRA in the burial of one of a leading republican terrorist. Read full article: As Kate Hoey says, Jim Allister a lone v...→

‘Clarity needed’ over risk to NI from internal UK travel

Alliance MLA Paula Bradshaw has called for clarity around scientific advice that reportedly warns that travellers from within the UK pose the “greatest risk” i [...] Read full article: ‘Clarity needed’ over risk to NI from in...→

Florian Kamberi not interested in another loan deal

Florian Kamberi will only consider returning to Rangers on a permanent deal, the PA news agency understands. Read full article: Florian Kamberi not interested in anothe...→