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From the South to Saigon - Belfast Media Group

From the South to Saigon  Belfast Media Group

'THE heat will be on in Saigon' as one of the most powerful musicals ever staged showcases Belfast's rising theatre stars this July. Miss Saigon School Edition ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 8:40 am


Missing African grey parrot Lucy's owner is heartbroken - Belfast Live

Missing African grey parrot Lucy's owner is heartbroken  Belfast Live

The heartbroken owner of an African grey parrot missing from its Co Down home is appealing for help to find her. Stevie-Louise Dempster said her beloved Lucy ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 6:52 am


Belfast bars, cafes and restaurants holding unpaid trials accused of 'wage theft' - Belfast Live

Belfast bars, cafes and restaurants holding unpaid trials accused of 'wage theft'  Belfast Live

Unite the union said said it has been made aware of a number of businesses where “unscrupulous bosses” are exploiting young workers.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 6:47 am


There is a European Union justification for a fixed link from Ulster to Scotland - Belfast Newsletter

There is a European Union justification for a fixed link from Ulster to Scotland  Belfast Newsletter

A very strategic argument for a Belfast fixed link has perhaps been lying right under noses.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 6:40 am


Paedophiles targeting 5 Northern Ireland children a week online - Belfast Live

Paedophiles targeting 5 Northern Ireland children a week online  Belfast Live

12% of all 2036 recorded sexual offences against children in Northern Ireland last year were cyber-enabled.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 6:19 am


New £2m Spar store opens in south Belfast, creating 30 jobs - The Irish News

New £2m Spar store opens in south Belfast, creating 30 jobs  The Irish News

A NEW £2 million convenience store has opened in south Belfast, creating 30 jobs. As first revealed by The Irish News last year, Spar has set up on Sunnyside ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:31 am


US technology firm Dynamic Signal plans to create 100 jobs in Belfast - The Irish News

US technology firm Dynamic Signal plans to create 100 jobs in Belfast  The Irish News

A SILICON Valley-based software firm is creating 100 jobs in Belfast over the next four years, paying an average salary in the mid-£30,000 range. Dynamic ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:24 am


BBC insists news coverage does not 'stop at the border' - The Irish News

BBC insists news coverage does not 'stop at the border'  The Irish News

THE BBC has insisted that it is committed to covering stories in the Republic following criticism that its news coverage "effectively stops at the border".

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:20 am


'Brexit will test Anglo-Irish relations as never before' - The Irish News

'Brexit will test Anglo-Irish relations as never before'  The Irish News

As a series of Tory leadership hopefuls wrestle with the backstop and dismiss Irish concerns over Brexit, Anglo-Irish relations are likely to be tested as never ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:05 am


Belfast's Dublin Road cinema could remain open for rest of 2019 - The Irish News

Belfast's Dublin Road cinema could remain open for rest of 2019  The Irish News

THE Movie House cinema on Belfast's Dublin Road could have a stay of execution for the rest of this year due to a delay in the multi-million pound development ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:05 am


GAA 'would be delighted to attend Belfast Pride if invited', Antrim boss says - The Irish News

GAA 'would be delighted to attend Belfast Pride if invited', Antrim boss says  The Irish News

THE GAA would be "delighted" to attend Belfast's LGBT pride parade "if invited", the Antrim county chair has said. Ciarán McCavana was speaking ahead of the ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:05 am


Belfast soup kitchen sees demand rise more than tenfold - The Irish News

Belfast soup kitchen sees demand rise more than tenfold  The Irish News

ST Patrick's Soup Kitchen, which opened on Donegall Street in Belfast in April 2017, initially served an average of 20 meals each weekend but two years on, ...

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:05 am


Software company to create 100 jobs in Belfast - The Irish Times

Software company to create 100 jobs in Belfast  The Irish Times

Dynamic Signals chose to locate in North because of availability of IT skills.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:59 pm


PIP payment probe launched by watchdog - Belfast Live

PIP payment probe launched by watchdog  Belfast Live

The new benefit has attracted some criticism in terms of the process of how potential recipients are assessed.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:23 pm


West Belfast crash involving motorcycle and car - Belfast Live

West Belfast crash involving motorcycle and car  Belfast Live

One male has been taken to Belfast Royal Victoria Hospital.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:14 pm


In the trail of the Rocket - Mirror Online

In the trail of the Rocket  Mirror Online

Geoff finds it's a smooth learning curve, learning to be smooth through the curves at the Ron Haslam Race School.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:18 pm


Northern Ireland weather forecast as temperatures set to soar across Europe - Belfast Live

Northern Ireland weather forecast as temperatures set to soar across Europe  Belfast Live

It looks like summer may finally be here as temperatures across Northern Ireland are in line for a boost. After a weather warning was issued for heavy rain and ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:06 pm


Belfast smoke coming from bonfire site, say Fire Service - Belfast Live

Belfast smoke coming from bonfire site, say Fire Service  Belfast Live

Black smoke billowing across Belfast is coming from a bonfire site, according to the Fire *Service*. Locals have taken to social media to ask if it originated in ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:04 pm


Lisburn midwife delivers herself a new lease of life after losing more than 5st - Belfast Live

Lisburn midwife delivers herself a new lease of life after losing more than 5st  Belfast Live

Ali Lindsay felt down about her weight and was avoiding the camera for years - now she delivers babies and motivational weight loss speeches every day.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:27 pm


NI Beauty Excellence Awards winners announced - Belfast Live

NI Beauty Excellence Awards winners announced  Belfast Live

Judges selected the winners from a list of contenders from right across Northern Ireland.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:35 pm


Belfast Irish Milers Meet sees new world record set - Belfast Live

Belfast Irish Milers Meet sees new world record set  Belfast Live

There's so much positivity around athletics at at the minute..."

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:16 pm


Adrian Ismay murder trial: Brother of murder accused refuses to answer questions in court - The Irish News

Adrian Ismay murder trial: Brother of murder accused refuses to answer questions in court  The Irish News

A MAN ordered to appear as a witness in a trial where his brother is accused of murdering prison officer Adrian Ismay, refused to answer questions in court today ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:01 pm


George Best Hotel staff offered redundancy packages - BBC News

George Best Hotel staff offered redundancy packages  BBC News

About 24 staff were employed to work at the Belfast city centre hotel but its opening has faced delays.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:08 pm


Bob and Berts set to open five new stores in NI and three in Scotland - Belfast Live

Bob and Berts set to open five new stores in NI and three in Scotland  Belfast Live

Established in Portstewart in 2013, the business has become a familiar addition to the local high street, operating 20 stores and employing 400 staff.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:15 pm


This major store in Belfast is banning plastic bags and will charge customers for paper ones instead - Belfast Newsletter

This major store in Belfast is banning plastic bags and will charge customers for paper ones instead  Belfast Newsletter

Boots are the latest store to ban plastic bags from their stores with more than 50 shops across the country going plastic-free from today.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:02 pm


James Nesbitt is coming back for series nine of Cold Feet - Belfast Live

James Nesbitt is coming back for series nine of Cold Feet  Belfast Live

Great news for TV fans - Cold Feet is back for series nine. And Ballymena man James Nesbitt will be back front and centre playing Adam. At the end of series ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:11 am


Storytime With Willie Jack – The King Of The Cathedral Quarter - Belfast Media Group

Storytime With Willie Jack – The King Of The Cathedral Quarter  Belfast Media Group

If you were out for a pint of the black stuff in Belfast over the St. Patricks Day weekend, it's likely you were at one of the pubs belonging to Willie Jack – the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:07 am


Was there a dairy on the Whiterock? - Belfast Media Group

Was there a dairy on the Whiterock?  Belfast Media Group

THE historical finds just keep on coming as the demolition of the old St Thomas' School and former Belfast Met premises on the Whiterock Road continues ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:43 am


Civic sense: Hall McKnight's transport hub and square in Belfast - Architects Journal

Civic sense: Hall McKnight's transport hub and square in Belfast  Architects Journal

The sculpted, granite-clad terminus building and small public square invest a civic solidity to its suburban site.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:49 am


Bangor dog park work set to start this summer - Belfast Live

Bangor dog park work set to start this summer  Belfast Live

It is hoped the park will then be ready to open later in the summer.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:35 am


West Belfast security alert ends after "viable device" found - Belfast Live

West Belfast security alert ends after "viable device" found  Belfast Live

The Pantridge Road, the Stewartstown Road in both directions and Upper Dunmurry Lane have reopened but the Old Colin estate remains sealed off.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:02 am


Lyra McKee wins posthumous award for her writing - Belfast Live

Lyra McKee wins posthumous award for her writing  Belfast Live

A book by the Belfast journalist is to be published this month.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:52 am


Six-point plan unveiled as Rajesh back for second term as Belfast Chamber president - The Irish News

Six-point plan unveiled as Rajesh back for second term as Belfast Chamber president  The Irish News

BELFAST hotelier Rajesh Rana is back at the helm of the Belfast Chamber of Commerce. He has been elected for a second term as president, and has ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:24 am


Anger as young kids find drugs at Bangor bonfire site - Belfast Live

Anger as young kids find drugs at Bangor bonfire site  Belfast Live

The batch of mixed pills were in a brown container.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 8:26 pm


Police hunting drink drivers in coming weeks - Belfast Live

Police hunting drink drivers in coming weeks  Belfast Live

Over 1400 people have been arrested for the alleged offence so far this year.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:37 pm


Brendan Maguire opens up about heartache of losing baby daughter to common infection - Belfast Live

Brendan Maguire opens up about heartache of losing baby daughter to common infection  Belfast Live

A West Belfast father is urging all parents to seek a private medical test for the common infection that claimed his daughter's life minutes after she was born.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:29 pm


Belfast parents hope to donate kidney to son whose own are poisoning him - Belfast Live

Belfast parents hope to donate kidney to son whose own are poisoning him  Belfast Live

The family have started fundraising for the Children's Kidney Fund Northern Ireland for all the support they have given them.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:00 pm


Lisburn murder victim named by police - Belfast Live

Lisburn murder victim named by police  Belfast Live

Four people were arrested in connection with the murder.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 5:26 pm


Van Morrison tickets found in Belfast city centre ahead of gig - Belfast Live

Van Morrison tickets found in Belfast city centre ahead of gig  Belfast Live

Four tickets for tonight's Van Morrison gig have been found in Belfast city centre. Good Samaritans Helen and Jenny would like to reunite them with their owners ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:51 pm


IKEA's 'Big Toddle' is back and wants your tots - Belfast Live

IKEA's 'Big Toddle' is back and wants your tots  Belfast Live

IKEA Belfast will be hosting the 'Big Toddle' fundraiser later this month and is looking for tots to get involved. The event to raise funds for Barnardo's NI, is the ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:22 pm


Belfast free tech and coding workshops for kids taking place this summer - Belfast Live

Belfast free tech and coding workshops for kids taking place this summer  Belfast Live

They're aimed at children and teens keen to learn more about coding, gaming and other technical skills.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:12 pm


George Ezra fans enjoy a night at Belsonic - Belfast Live

George Ezra fans enjoy a night at Belsonic  Belfast Live

George Ezra promised fans an "outrageous atmosphere" at his Belfast gig last night - and he did not disappoint. Getting the crowds going with his hit singles ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 11:36 am


Belfast weather forecast shows yellow warning for Monday - Belfast Live

Belfast weather forecast shows yellow warning for Monday  Belfast Live

It may technically be summer time but try telling that to the weather. The search for sunshine to accompany the season continues and it's getting worse with a ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 9:11 am


Love Island star Curtis has a doppleganger working for PSNI - Belfast Live

Love Island star Curtis has a doppleganger working for PSNI  Belfast Live

A PSNI officer has caused quite the stir online with the public thinking he bears an uncanny resemblance to a Love Island contestant. After sharing a photo of ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 8:10 am


Ryanair Belfast passengers left stranded at Spanish airport - Belfast Live

Ryanair Belfast passengers left stranded at Spanish airport  Belfast Live

"We watched the plane we were supposed to be on, taxi to the runway and take off."

Published on 22 June 2019 | 7:43 pm


Belfast children's hospital staff to skydive for charity - Belfast Live

Belfast children's hospital staff to skydive for charity  Belfast Live

Staff from the Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children are to take part in a fundraising skydive over the summer. Consultants, doctors, nurses and healthcare ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 5:53 pm


Picture This drop brand new single Can You Feel It to fans at Belfast Botanic Gardens gig - Belfast Live

Picture This drop brand new single Can You Feel It to fans at Belfast Botanic Gardens gig  Belfast Live

The Irish band surprised fans with a song they had never performed or released before.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 3:55 pm


Belfast drag queen to hike Black Mountain in lingerie and heels for a good cause - Belfast Live

Belfast drag queen to hike Black Mountain in lingerie and heels for a good cause  Belfast Live

All fund's raised will go to Lucy's Trust, who save dogs from needless euthanasia.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 12:08 pm


Belsonic Ben Nicky 'drugs hysteria' angers police - Belfast Live

Belsonic Ben Nicky 'drugs hysteria' angers police  Belfast Live

Police are urging parents to talk to their kids before Belsonic tonight following "mass panic" over Friday night's social media rumours around the Ben Nicky gig.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 11:37 am


Liam Hannaway refused bail change for holiday in Spain - Belfast Live

Liam Hannaway refused bail change for holiday in Spain  Belfast Live

An application to relax bail conditions so a man called a “dedicated terrorist” by a prosecutor could holiday in Spain, was refused by a senior judge on Friday.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 11:03 am


Trusts working to improve waiting times for mental health services - Belfast Newsletter

Trusts working to improve waiting times for mental health services  Belfast Newsletter

Northern Ireland's health trusts say they are implementing a range of measures in a bid to ensure children and adults with mental health issues don't have to ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 7:11 am


Cemeteries should accommodate bespoke headstones, says Belfast memorial mason - The Irish News

Cemeteries should accommodate bespoke headstones, says Belfast memorial mason  The Irish News

MODERN-day headstones are becoming more individual and cemeteries are "going to have to start accommodating" different designs, a memorial mason has ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 12:23 am


What's On in Belfast and beyond this weekend, June 22-23 - Belfast Live

What's On in Belfast and beyond this weekend, June 22-23  Belfast Live

The weekend is here again so why not treat yourself to some of the brilliant events happening in our city and beyond. With that in mind, we know you'll be ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 1:31 pm


Rainbow flag set to fly from Belfast City Hall - BBC News

Rainbow flag set to fly from Belfast City Hall  BBC News

The rainbow flag is set to fly from Belfast City Hall for the first time to mark Pride Day on 3 August. That follows a decision by a Belfast City Council committee on ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 12:17 pm


Belfast mum's pain at being told to remove daughter's headstone - Belfast Live

Belfast mum's pain at being told to remove daughter's headstone  Belfast Live

Loretta Nolan's daughter Emma died from multi-organ failure at the age of 23 following a battle with alcohol addiction.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 8:48 pm


Primark fire in Belfast accidental, says fire service - BBC News

Primark fire in Belfast accidental, says fire service  BBC News

A major blaze that destroyed Belfast's historic Bank Buildings last year was "accidental", the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue *Service* (NIFRS) has found.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 2:48 pm


Escaping the 'raging wee cantons' of Belfast - Catholic Herald Online

Escaping the 'raging wee cantons' of Belfast  Catholic Herald Online

The Ghost Factory By Jenny McCartney 4th Estate, 272pp, £12.99/$17.99 The Ghost Factory is set in Northern Ireland at the tail end of the Troubles.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 1:00 pm


Maire Hendron replaces Naomi Long as east Belfast MLA - BBC News

Maire Hendron replaces Naomi Long as east Belfast MLA  BBC News

Maire Hendron is a former Alliance councillor and deputy lord mayor of Belfast.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:35 am


North Belfast alert: Pipe bomb-type device discovered - BBC News

North Belfast alert: Pipe bomb-type device discovered  BBC News

Ten homes were evacuated after the device was found in Roseleigh Street in north Belfast.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 8:06 pm


Belfast traffic delays as lorry sheds load of ice cream - Belfast Live

Belfast traffic delays as lorry sheds load of ice cream  Belfast Live

There was traffic delays in Belfast this afternoon after a lorry shed its load of ICE CREAM. Police responded to the incident in East Belfast, which was believed to ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 4:02 pm


West Belfast killing investigated by GB police chief - BBC News

West Belfast killing investigated by GB police chief  BBC News

The PSNI has asked a police chief from Great Britain to investigate a killing from 47 years ago. Jean Smyth-Campbell, 24, was shot dead in west Belfast in 1972.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 3:09 pm


Belfast traffic delays warning as urgent sewer works carried out - Belfast Live

Belfast traffic delays warning as urgent sewer works carried out  Belfast Live

NI Water said when complete, this investment will significantly reduce the risk of out of sewer flooding in this area of Belfast during periods of heavy rainfall.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 6:29 am


Futrli creating 80 jobs in Belfast - BBC News

Futrli creating 80 jobs in Belfast  BBC News

Technology company Futrli is creating 80 jobs in Belfast in a £5.5m investment. The company uses artificial intelligence technology to manage data for small ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 5:23 am


Airbus A220: Belfast wing factory to benefit from new order - BBC News

Airbus A220: Belfast wing factory to benefit from new order  BBC News

US company announces plans to purchase 50 Airbus A220s, the wings of which are made in Belfast.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 12:55 pm


The Syrian boy in Belfast who charmed social media with his language skills - BBC News

The Syrian boy in Belfast who charmed social media with his language skills  BBC News

It's been an interesting three weeks for Mohammed. After the 11-year-old was interviewed for a BBC News NI report on the drop in the number of pupils who ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:34 am


Fodor's Travel removes 'offensive' Belfast murals guide - BBC News

Fodor's Travel removes 'offensive' Belfast murals guide  BBC News

A world-renowned travel guide is to remove *content* about Belfast murals after it was described as "highly inaccurate and offensive". The *content* on Fodor's ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 6:20 am


Sirocco Works development in Belfast gets green light - BBC News

Sirocco Works development in Belfast gets green light  BBC News

A multi-million pound project to regenerate the former Sirocco Works site in Belfast gets the go-ahead.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


What's on in Belfast and beyond this weekend, June 15-16 - Belfast Live

What's on in Belfast and beyond this weekend, June 15-16  Belfast Live

It's fair to say it hasn't really felt like June weather recently so here's hoping we get some sunshine this weekend to enjoy. There's plenty happening right across ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Belfast legacy rally attended by thousands - BBC News

Belfast legacy rally attended by thousands  BBC News

Thousands of people have attended a rally in Belfast organised by the relatives of those killed during the Troubles. It took place on Sunday afternoon outside ...

Published on 9 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Belfast golf club car bomb focus of cross-border investigation - BBC News

Belfast golf club car bomb focus of cross-border investigation  BBC News

Police have begun a cross-border investigation after a bomb was left under the car of an off-duty officer at a Belfast golf club. One of the vehicles police believe ...

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am








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