Northern Ireland

Latest stories

2m
Channel NewsAsia
O'Neill eyes strong Euro campaign for Northern IrelandREUTERS: Manager Michael O'Neill has backed Northern Ireland to get past the gr
O'Neill eyes strong Euro campaign for Northern Ireland
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 minutes ago
REUTERS: Manager Michael O'Neill has backed Northern Ireland to get past the group stage at next month's European Championship and is looking to follow the example of Premier League champions Leicester City against his team's more illustrious... Read more
8m
The Star
O'Neill eyes strong Euro campaign for Northern Ireland(Reuters) - Manager Michael O'Neill has backed Northern Ireland to get past the
O'Neill eyes strong Euro campaign for Northern Ireland
The Star / Posted 8 minutes ago
(Reuters) - Manager Michael O'Neill has backed Northern Ireland to get past the group stage at next month's European Championship and is looking to follow the example of Premier League champions Leicester City against his team's more illustrious... Read more
37m
Belfast Telegraph
I feared injury had ruined my Northern Ireland Euros dream, says Josh Magennis Josh Magennis overcame a hamstring problem Josh Magennis admits he feared fo
I feared injury had ruined my Northern Ireland Euros dream, says Josh Magennis
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 37 minutes ago
Josh Magennis overcame a hamstring problem Josh Magennis admits he feared for his Euro 2016 hopes as he returned from a hamstring problem to help Kilmarnock's bid to... Read more
37m
Belfast Telegraph
Sound mental health vital for young peopleall have a responsibility to maintain good, healthy relationships with the peop
Sound mental health vital for young people
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 37 minutes ago
all have a responsibility to maintain good, healthy relationships with the people around us and I'd encourage everyone to support this cause - not just this week, but all year round. MARK DOUGAN Acting director, The Prince's Trust Northern Ir... Read more
37m
Belfast Telegraph
Setting facts straight on Leave.EU positioncampaign has been "forced to admit" anything to the BBC. Following the Press l
Setting facts straight on Leave.EU position
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 37 minutes ago
campaign has been "forced to admit" anything to the BBC. Following the Press launch of Secure, Peaceful & Prosperous: Why Northern Ireland Would Be Better Leaving The EU, Leave.EU was asked by the BBC to clarify that the Northern Ireland £67m net... Read more
37m
Belfast Telegraph
Justice a minefield Big Two must tiptoe through togetherpost. Only a Member of the Assembly can be nominated to hold the office of Mini
Justice a minefield Big Two must tiptoe through together
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 37 minutes ago
post. Only a Member of the Assembly can be nominated to hold the office of Minister of Justice (Schedule 4A of the Northern Ireland Act 1998)." Experience suggests that nothing should ever be ruled out when it comes to saving the... Read more
37m
Belfast Telegraph
Live updates: Police investigating threats to Northern Ireland schools By Claire Williamson The PSNI are investigating a series of "malicious commu
Live updates: Police investigating threats to Northern Ireland schools
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 37 minutes ago
By Claire Williamson The PSNI are investigating a series of "malicious communications" made to schools across Northern Ireland. It's understood up to seven schools have been... Read more
37m
Belfast Telegraph
Live updates: Day two of Prince Charles visit to Northern Ireland Charles kicks off three-day trip to Northern Ireland and Republic by official
Live updates: Day two of Prince Charles visit to Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 37 minutes ago
Charles kicks off three-day trip to Northern Ireland and Republic by officially unveiling Queen's University's IT research hub at Titanic Quarter The Prince of Wales meeting Northern... Read more
4 related stories
38m
Luton Today
Winger McCourt leaves Hattersthat winger Paddy McCourt has left the club after his contract was terminated 1
Winger McCourt leaves Hatters
Luton Today / Posted 38 minutes ago
that winger Paddy McCourt has left the club after his contract was terminated 12 months early by mutual consent. The Northern Ireland international made 25 appearances, scoring once for the Hatters following his arrival on a free transfer... Read more
45m
Evening Standard
Ramsey: The banter is flying on the Wales Whatsapp groupstatistics. But, then again, they're never too far away, are they? This projec
Ramsey: The banter is flying on the Wales Whatsapp group
Evening Standard / Posted 45 minutes ago
statistics. But, then again, they're never too far away, are they? This projection makes for grim reading if you're a Northern Ireland fan. Although solace can be taken in a one in three chance the team can make it out of the group, that looks... Read more
46m
EveningTimes Online
Poll finds three-quarters of Scots live in a friendly neighbourhoodwith children in London and Wales most likely to do so. Home buyers living in
Poll finds three-quarters of Scots live in a friendly neighbourhood
EveningTimes Online / Posted 46 minutes ago
with children in London and Wales most likely to do so. Home buyers living in London, the North East of England and Northern Ireland were particularly likely to say they live in a friendly street. Meanwhile, people in the East of England,... Read more
57m
Hampshire Chronicle
Crocodiles and venomous lizards among the dangerous animals living in Hampshirethe Press Association who sent freedom of information (FOI) requests to every c
Crocodiles and venomous lizards among the dangerous animals living in Hampshire
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 57 minutes ago
the Press Association who sent freedom of information (FOI) requests to every council in the UK, of which 363 replied. In Northern Ireland, the Environment Agency provided the figures for the whole country. A spokesman for Winchester City Council... Read more
30 related stories
58m
U TV
Six NI schools evacuated after ‘malicious calls’that it had was frightening for children. “The police suspicions are that this
Six NI schools evacuated after ‘malicious calls’
U TV / Posted 58 minutes ago
that it had was frightening for children. “The police suspicions are that this is a series of phone calls across not just Northern Ireland, but the whole of the UK,” he said. “I think it’s a fairly sick mind when you’re talking about disturbing... Read more
1h
SKY News
Huge Scale Of Road Camera Surveillance Revealeda proper public policy debate about the extent of surveillance in the United Ki
Huge Scale Of Road Camera Surveillance Revealed
SKY News / Posted an hour ago
a proper public policy debate about the extent of surveillance in the United Kingdom." ANPR was originally introduced in Northern Ireland for counter terrorism operations. A national system was introduced in March 2006. Since then, the number... Read more
1h
SKY News
Atheist Numbers Surge In England And WalesSocial Attitudes survey, although the report - Contemporary Catholicism in Engl
Atheist Numbers Surge In England And Wales
SKY News / Posted an hour ago
Social Attitudes survey, although the report - Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wales - did not include Scotland or Northern Ireland. Stephen Bullivant, senior lecturer in theology and ethics at St Mary's Catholic University in Twickenham,... Read more
24 related stories
1h
express
Christians ARE a minority: Number of Britons who do not identify with religion hits half44.5 per cent of the population described themselves as Anglican – a figure whi
Christians ARE a minority: Number of Britons who do not identify with religion hits half
express / Posted an hour ago
44.5 per cent of the population described themselves as Anglican – a figure which had fallen to 19 per cent by 2014. Northern Ireland, which is the most religious part of the UK, and Scotland were committed from the survey. In 2011, just... Read more
24 related stories
1h
express
Bomb threats hit more UK schools - just a day after 27 were evacuatedborder were Canberra Primary in South Lanarkshire and Carluke Primary in High M
Bomb threats hit more UK schools - just a day after 27 were evacuated
express / Posted an hour ago
border were Canberra Primary in South Lanarkshire and Carluke Primary in High Mill in the same region. Another school in Northern Ireland - Bloomfield Primary in Bangor - was said to have shut its doors. Six other schools in the country have... Read more
1h
Sport in a storm
McAuley issues plea to Albion teenLeko has been advised by Gareth McAuley to stay put at West Brom and ignore int
McAuley issues plea to Albion teen
Sport in a storm / Posted an hour ago
Leko has been advised by Gareth McAuley to stay put at West Brom and ignore interest from other clubs. The 36-year-old Northern Ireland international central defender has kept a close eye on the 17-year-old, who has been with Albion since the... Read more
1h
Pendle Today
REVEALED: The deadly predators kept on private property in the UKSomerset Council - Up to eight zebra, wild ass, prezwalski, onager, kiang, kula
REVEALED: The deadly predators kept on private property in the UK
Pendle Today / Posted an hour ago
Somerset Council - Up to eight zebra, wild ass, prezwalski, onager, kiang, kulan or Somali wild ass and Grants hybrid :: Northern Ireland - Two tigers, one cheetoh, one grey wolf, two emus, four capuchin monkeys, one rattlesnake, four vipers, one... Read more
30 related stories
1h
Belfast Telegraph
Blind cord dangers must be highlightedcord - often a magnet for an inquisitive child - could be a killer? Three chil
Blind cord dangers must be highlighted
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
cord - often a magnet for an inquisitive child - could be a killer? Three children have died in this tragic manner in Northern Ireland, and 26 in the UK as a whole. The death of Bryan in Portadown was all the more poignant because he had just... Read more
3 related stories
1h
Belfast Telegraph
Live updates:Police investigating threats to Northern Ireland schools By Claire Williamson The PSNI are investigating a series of "malicious commu
Live updates:Police investigating threats to Northern Ireland schools
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
By Claire Williamson The PSNI are investigating a series of "malicious communications" made to schools across Northern Ireland. It's understood four schools have been evacuated... Read more
1h
Belfast Telegraph
Housebuilder Taggart fighting back with plans for 1,200 homesan 82-home development Plantation View in Limavady, Co Londonderry. Taggart ha
Housebuilder Taggart fighting back with plans for 1,200 homes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
an 82-home development Plantation View in Limavady, Co Londonderry. Taggart had been one of the most recognisable names in Northern Ireland’s construction sector. But it became one of the most notorious building firms after its collapse. The... Read more
1h
Christian Today
Religious 'nones' outnumber Christians in England and WalesThe reason for that is the big question in the sociology of religion." The rep
Religious 'nones' outnumber Christians in England and Wales
Christian Today / Posted an hour ago
The reason for that is the big question in the sociology of religion." The report did not examine data from Scotland or Northern Ireland but a Scottish Social Attitudes survey last month found a similar trend, with 52 per cent of the population... Read more
24 related stories
1h
Liverpool Echo
Euro 2016 Fantasy Football tips: Who the bookmakers fancy for top goalscorerbe worth putting in your fantasy football team in the early stages of the compe
Euro 2016 Fantasy Football tips: Who the bookmakers fancy for top goalscorer
Liverpool Echo / Posted an hour ago
be worth putting in your fantasy football team in the early stages of the competition. With games against Ukraine and Northern Ireland in the group you will expect to Lewandowski to find the net a number of times.Harry Kane 18/1 MANCHESTER,... Read more
2h
Shropshire Star
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report says « Shropshire Starover three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wal
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report says « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 2 hours ago
over three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wales, did not look at data from Scotland or Northern Ireland. According to Dr Bullivant's report, which will be launched at the House of Commons on Tuesday, the... Read more
24 related stories
2h
Guardian Unlimited
People of no religion outnumber Christians in England and Wales – studyThe reason for that is the big question in the sociology of religion.” The rep
People of no religion outnumber Christians in England and Wales – study
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 hours ago
The reason for that is the big question in the sociology of religion.” The report did not examine data from Scotland or Northern Ireland. Last month a Scottish Social Attitudes survey found that 52% of the population said they were not... Read more
24 related stories
2h
Belfast Telegraph
Fire Service attend 'incident' at Thales weapon making factory in Belfastin east Belfast. A person has been treated for shock following a fire at a wea
Fire Service attend 'incident' at Thales weapon making factory in Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
in east Belfast. A person has been treated for shock following a fire at a weapons making factory in east Belfast. Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service were called to the scene just after 7am to the report of a fire at the Alanbrooke... Read more
2h
Belfast Telegraph
Top Northern Ireland hairdresser David Aumonier dies Tributes paid to 'great hero' of industry David AumonierDavid Aumonier, Suzi
Top Northern Ireland hairdresser David Aumonier dies
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
Tributes paid to 'great hero' of industry David AumonierDavid Aumonier, Suzie Savage, Trevor J Brown and Lawrain AumonierParis Aumonier (daughter) Lawrain Aumonier (mother) Top Northern Ireland... Read more
2h
Manchester United
Marcus Rashford set for England debut(01:00 BST) FRIDAY 27 MAY Wayne Rooney, Chris Smalling, Marcus Rashford: ENGLA
Marcus Rashford set for England debut
Manchester United / Posted 2 hours ago
(01:00 BST) FRIDAY 27 MAY Wayne Rooney, Chris Smalling, Marcus Rashford: ENGLAND v Australia (19:45 BST) Paddy McNair: NORTHERN IRELAND v Belarus (19:45 BST) Daley Blind, Memphis Depay: Republic of Ireland v HOLLAND (19:45 BST) SATURDAY 28... Read more
90 related stories
2h
Farming Life
Robinson to captain NI team at World Shearing ChampionshipsSheep Shearing championships at Balmoral Show, as the shearers fought furiously
Robinson to captain NI team at World Shearing Championships
Farming Life / Posted 2 hours ago
Sheep Shearing championships at Balmoral Show, as the shearers fought furiously for the coveted prize of leading the Northern Ireland team at the World Shearing Championships in New Zealand. Encouraged by the capacity crowd at the final,... Read more
2h
vitalfootball co uk
The Low After The High - Bring On The Friendlies!a little bit slow at the moment, players away on holiday, apart from Will Grigg
The Low After The High - Bring On The Friendlies!
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 2 hours ago
a little bit slow at the moment, players away on holiday, apart from Will Grigg who is still very much on fire with the Northern Ireland squad, it is a time perhaps for us supporters to re-charge our batteries ahead of what will undoubtedly be... Read more
3h
Ekklesia
Home-working up by a fifth over the last decade says TUCworkers in the UK (one in 12) followed by the East of England (one in 14) and t
Home-working up by a fifth over the last decade says TUC
Ekklesia / Posted 3 hours ago
workers in the UK (one in 12) followed by the East of England (one in 14) and the South East (one in 16). By contrast, Northern Ireland has the lowest proportion of homeworkers in the UK, with just one in 48 employees saying they regularly work... Read more
3h
Reading Evening Post
The latest news from around the worldin London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO M
The latest news from around the world
Reading Evening Post / Posted 3 hours ago
in London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO MEET ARLENE FOSTER AND MARTIN MCGUINNESS ON NORTHERN IRELAND TRIP The Prince of Wales will meet Northern Ireland's political leaders ahead of a full day of engagements... Read more
6 related stories
3h
Belfast Telegraph
Last chance to enter Northern Ireland's prestigious tech awards Digital DNA chief executive Gareth Quinn There are just two days left to ent
Last chance to enter Northern Ireland's prestigious tech awards
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Digital DNA chief executive Gareth Quinn There are just two days left to enter Northern Ireland's newest technology awards. Thursday is the deadline for the Digital DNA Awards,... Read more
3h
Belfast Telegraph
How a trip to NASA led to an out of this world career for Armagh-born Sinead O'Sullivanamount of investment and I'm in the process of raising my series A venture capi
How a trip to NASA led to an out of this world career for Armagh-born Sinead O'Sullivan
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
amount of investment and I'm in the process of raising my series A venture capital funding now," added Sinead. "Being from Northern Ireland helps, as there's a lot of goodwill towards Irish tech entrepreneurs here in the States, and being female is... Read more
3h
Belfast Telegraph
'After a really difficult period for selling houses I knew all the risks of setting up on my own but it has paid off'houses I knew all the risks of setting up on my own but it has paid off' After
'After a really difficult period for selling houses I knew all the risks of setting up on my own but it has paid off'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
houses I knew all the risks of setting up on my own but it has paid off' After the turbulence of the recession, one of Northern Ireland's best known property experts talks about how the worst may now be over for the province's housing... Read more
3h
Belfast Telegraph
Twilight Market returns to St George's BelfastMarket tonight and tomorrow. The two-night event will feature a selection of p
Twilight Market returns to St George's Belfast
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 hours ago
Market tonight and tomorrow. The two-night event will feature a selection of pop-up restaurants, chef demonstrations, Northern Ireland food producers and live music and DJs. Councillor Deirdre Hargey, chairman of the council's city growth and... Read more
3h
walesonline
The latest news from around the worldin London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO M
The latest news from around the world
walesonline / Posted 3 hours ago
in London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO MEET ARLENE FOSTER AND MARTIN MCGUINNESS ON NORTHERN IRELAND TRIP The Prince of Wales will meet Northern Ireland's political leaders ahead of a full day of engagements... Read more
6 related stories
3h
Manchester Evening News
The latest news from around the worldin London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO M
The latest news from around the world
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 hours ago
in London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO MEET ARLENE FOSTER AND MARTIN MCGUINNESS ON NORTHERN IRELAND TRIP The Prince of Wales will meet Northern Ireland's political leaders ahead of a full day of engagements... Read more
6 related stories
3h
Farming Life
‘Steaks’ high at Tesco Cookery TheatreAt this year’s 2016 Balmoral show, eight Northern Irish farmers competed for th
‘Steaks’ high at Tesco Cookery Theatre
Farming Life / Posted 3 hours ago
At this year’s 2016 Balmoral show, eight Northern Irish farmers competed for the coveted title of ‘Best Steak in Northern Ireland’. Tesco NI hosted the cookery theatre, which allowed the local farmers to showcase the best local beef Northern Ireland... Read more
3h
heraldscotland
Brendan Rodgers: Celtic legend Tommy Burns had plans for me to manage at Parkhead years agoof a man who has been so influential in his life at a club he has supported sin
Brendan Rodgers: Celtic legend Tommy Burns had plans for me to manage at Parkhead years ago
heraldscotland / Posted 3 hours ago
of a man who has been so influential in his life at a club he has supported since he was a young boy growing up in Northern Ireland, then, will not be taken lightly by Rodgers. “Just walking around here, I have noticed the pictures of him... Read more
2 related stories
3h
Hampshire Chronicle
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report saysover three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wal
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report says
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
over three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wales, did not look at data from Scotland or Northern Ireland. According to Dr Bullivant's report, which will be launched at the House of Commons on Tuesday, the... Read more
24 related stories
3h
ESPN.co.uk
Rory still on for Rio, but monitoring Zika situationand a few years ago endured a controversy in which he had to choose between Ire
Rory still on for Rio, but monitoring Zika situation
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 3 hours ago
and a few years ago endured a controversy in which he had to choose between Ireland and the United Kingdom. McIlroy is from Northern Ireland, which is part of the U.K. and fields just one Olympic team; in amateur sporting competitions, McIlroy... Read more
33 related stories
3h
This is Oxfordshire
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report saysover three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wal
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report says
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 hours ago
over three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wales, did not look at data from Scotland or Northern Ireland. According to Dr Bullivant's report, which will be launched at the House of Commons on Tuesday, the... Read more
24 related stories
4h
Lancashire Telegraph
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report saysover three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wal
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report says
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 hours ago
over three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wales, did not look at data from Scotland or Northern Ireland. According to Dr Bullivant's report, which will be launched at the House of Commons on Tuesday, the... Read more
24 related stories
4h
birminghammail
The latest news from around the worldin London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO M
The latest news from around the world
birminghammail / Posted 4 hours ago
in London by Cardinal Vincent Nichols before mass was celebrated. CHARLES TO MEET ARLENE FOSTER AND MARTIN MCGUINNESS ON NORTHERN IRELAND TRIP The Prince of Wales will meet Northern Ireland's political leaders ahead of a full day of engagements... Read more
6 related stories
4h
HITC Sport
Michael O’Neill unites Northern Ireland with Euro 2016 campaign to comeThe reservations Michael O’Neill harboured about taking the Northern Ireland jo
Michael O’Neill unites Northern Ireland with Euro 2016 campaign to come
HITC Sport / Posted 4 hours ago
The reservations Michael O’Neill harboured about taking the Northern Ireland job have proved the most rewarding part for him. In three weeks’ time the 46-year-old leads his country into its first European Championship finals on the back of a record... Read more
2 related stories
4h
Northern Echo
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report saysover three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wal
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report says
Northern Echo / Posted 4 hours ago
over three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wales, did not look at data from Scotland or Northern Ireland. According to Dr Bullivant's report, which will be launched at the House of Commons on Tuesday, the... Read more
24 related stories
4h
Inquirier.net
McIlroy could snub Rio Olympics over Zika fearsRory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his shot bounce on the ninth green d
McIlroy could snub Rio Olympics over Zika fears
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 hours ago
Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, watches his shot bounce on the ninth green during the second round of The Players Championship golf tournament Friday, May 13, 2016, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Four-time major winner Rory... Read more
33 related stories
4h
West Moreland Gazette
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report saysover three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wal
Christians outnumbered by people with no religion, report says
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
over three decades, but the report, Contemporary Catholicism in England and Wales, did not look at data from Scotland or Northern Ireland. According to Dr Bullivant's report, which will be launched at the House of Commons on Tuesday, the... Read more
24 related stories
More

People in this news