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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.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:20 am


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


Sharp increase in business insolvencies in Northern Ireland since Brexit - The Irish Times

Sharp increase in business insolvencies in Northern Ireland since Brexit  The Irish Times

Figure higher than in any other comparable area of the UK, according to Creditsafe report.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:03 pm


Game of Thrones prequel has begun filming in Northern Ireland - Irish Post

Game of Thrones prequel has begun filming in Northern Ireland  Irish Post

GAME OF THRONES has finished, the original TV series anyway, and if you were left, like most of us, with an unsatisfying sense of 'what if?' following last ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:14 pm


Plymouth City Council to support campaign to protect Northern Ireland armed forces veterans - Plymouth Live

Plymouth City Council to support campaign to protect Northern Ireland armed forces veterans  Plymouth Live

Plymouth councillors reject a "witch hunt" claim over Northern Ireland veterans.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:51 pm


Romance scam: NI woman loses £300,000 online - BBC News

Romance scam: NI woman loses £300,000 online  BBC News

A woman from Northern Ireland has lost £300,000 in what police have described as an "online romance scam". Police said it happened after the woman was ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:50 pm


Dunmurry alert: Bomb discovered in alleyway - BBC News

Dunmurry alert: Bomb discovered in alleyway  BBC News

Army bomb experts were called to an alleyway in the Old Colin area on Monday morning.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:43 pm


Willie Frazer: Complaint lodged over hospital bed picture - BBC News

Willie Frazer: Complaint lodged over hospital bed picture  BBC News

The victims campaigner is receiving treatment in Craigavon Area Hospital.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:03 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


Thousands Attend Northern Ireland's Armed Forces Day Celebrations - Forces Network

Thousands Attend Northern Ireland's Armed Forces Day Celebrations  Forces Network

Crowds lined the streets of the host city of Lisburn for a parade before a special event at Wallace Park.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:21 am


When is the July Bank Holiday in Northern Ireland? - Belfast Live

When is the July Bank Holiday in Northern Ireland?  Belfast Live

Northern Ireland gets a Bank Holiday to tie in with the Twelfth of July celebrations every year.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:17 am


When is The Twelfth Fortnight in Northern Ireland? - Belfast Live

When is The Twelfth Fortnight in Northern Ireland?  Belfast Live

It's one of those things very peculiar to Northern Ireland, and along with the Eleventh Night and The Twelfth of July, The Twelfth Fortnight is a stock phrases of ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:16 am


Libya assets tax 'should go to IRA Semtex victims' - BBC News

Libya assets tax 'should go to IRA Semtex victims'  BBC News

The government is facing *fresh* calls to use the millions of pounds collected in taxes from £12bn of frozen Libyan assets to compensate IRA victims.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:10 am


Poultry producers suffering 'cashflow shock' due to reduced RHI payments - The Irish News

Poultry producers suffering 'cashflow shock' due to reduced RHI payments  The Irish News

Poultry producers are reaching a "tipping point" because of changes to RHI payments, the Ulster Farmers' Union (UFU) said. Legislation to limit payments under ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:56 am


Northern Ireland prepares for three major IT projects - PublicTechnology

Northern Ireland prepares for three major IT projects  PublicTechnology

Departments of finance and infrastructure publish information on land registration, finance and planning systems.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:05 am


Paul Smyth: Lisburn murder victim was shot - BBC News

Paul Smyth: Lisburn murder victim was shot  BBC News

Paul Smyth was found dead in the living room of his house in Lisburn on Friday.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:04 am


Department of Education Northern Ireland chooses Civica's to increase automation and efficiency #DigitisingNI - FE News

Department of Education Northern Ireland chooses Civica's to increase automation and efficiency #DigitisingNI  FE News

Department of Education Northern Ireland chooses Civica's cloud software to improve digital self-*service* for pension scheme members.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:21 am


Media in Northern Ireland must help deliver real change - The Irish Times

Media in Northern Ireland must help deliver real change  The Irish Times

Deprivation, diversity and South not served well by BBC NI-dominated arena.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:52 am


Sammy Clingan: Ex-Northern Ireland international agrees new Glenavon deal - BBC Sport

Sammy Clingan: Ex-Northern Ireland international agrees new Glenavon deal  BBC Sport

Ex-Northern Ireland international Sammy Clingan plans to commute between Lurgan and Scotland after agreeing a one-year contract extension with Glenavon.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 2:58 am


Russians suspected of spreading fake news about Northern Ireland - The Irish Times

Russians suspected of spreading fake news about Northern Ireland  The Irish Times

Disinformation campaign believed to be first co-ordinated effort targeting Irish divisions.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:57 am


Driver allegedly had one of the highest recorded speeds in Northern Ireland this year - 122mph - Causeway Coast Community

Driver allegedly had one of the highest recorded speeds in Northern Ireland this year - 122mph  Causeway Coast Community

A motorist was allegedly detected doing one of the highest speeds in Northern Ireland this year – 122mph. Ballymena Magistrates Court heard that Thomas ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:56 pm


How a story about Northern Ireland's sectarian murals created a storm - The Guardian

How a story about Northern Ireland's sectarian murals created a storm  The Guardian

A tale involving a BBC reporter and a publisher paints a picture of how journalism really works.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 1:00 pm


Cavan 2-16 Donegal 1-24 - Ulster Senior Football Final - BBC Sport

Cavan 2-16 Donegal 1-24 - Ulster Senior Football Final  BBC Sport

TV, radio and text commentary of the Ulster Senior Football final between Cavan against holders Donegal from Clones.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 12:30 pm


The Open: Guide to golf's oldest championship at Royal Portrush - BBC News

The Open: Guide to golf's oldest championship at Royal Portrush  BBC News

The Open countdown is on. Golf's oldest championship will run from 18-21 July at Royal Portrush. The Open is played every year at a course around the UK and ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:34 am


Why aren’t we up in arms about abortion still being illegal in Northern Ireland? - The Sun

Why aren’t we up in arms about abortion still being illegal in Northern Ireland?  The Sun

STANDING outside the grey building, Diana* fought back tears. She was alone, hungry and exhausted from hours of travelling, but stepping through the doors of ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 11:40 pm


Reviving Northern Ireland's poetry scene one poem at a time - BBC News

Reviving Northern Ireland's poetry scene one poem at a time  BBC News

Poetry slams, spoken word events and recitals. Why are so many young people turning to poetry?

Published on 22 June 2019 | 9:32 am


RNLI lifeguards begin patrols of Northern Ireland's beaches - BBC News

RNLI lifeguards begin patrols of Northern Ireland's beaches  BBC News

The 2019 team of RNLI lifeguards take their place on beaches around the north coast and in County Down this weekend. They will patrol 11 beaches between ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 7:19 am


Holiday pay ruling: What NI employees need to know - BBC News

Holiday pay ruling: What NI employees need to know  BBC News

Stormont may have to pay out millions if police ruling is extended to all public sector workers.

Published on 22 June 2019 | 6:52 am


Holiday pay: Stephen Farry 'not second guessing' decision - BBC News

Holiday pay: Stephen Farry 'not second guessing' decision  BBC News

Former Employment Minister Stephen Farry says he stands over his decision not to introduce a cap to protect taxpayers from backdated pay claims.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 5:26 pm


Northern Ireland officials confirm meeting with ‘All-Island League’ group - Belfast Newsletter

Northern Ireland officials confirm meeting with ‘All-Island League’ group  Belfast Newsletter

In the aftermath of speculation over a proposed 'All-Island League' that would bring together clubs from each national body into one competition, Northern ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 3:16 pm


Armagh explosion: ‘Massive’ blast in Northern Ireland town, smoke billows from The Mall - Express

Armagh explosion: ‘Massive’ blast in Northern Ireland town, smoke billows from The Mall  Express

A “MASSIVE explosion' has been reported in Armagh, Northern Ireland, sending smoke billowing across the town's skyline.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 6:23 am


Northern Ireland politicians unite for LGBT+ rights at PinkNews Belfast event - PinkNews

Northern Ireland politicians unite for LGBT+ rights at PinkNews Belfast event  PinkNews

Politicians from across Northern Ireland's political spectrum united on Thursday (June 20) to call for marriage equality, anti-bullying legislation and gender ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 8:53 pm


Northern Ireland Brexit impact 'mapping exercise' finally released - The Guardian

Northern Ireland Brexit impact 'mapping exercise' finally released  The Guardian

A previously confidential government study detailing 142 areas of life in Northern Ireland that will be impacted by Brexit has been published, revealing risks to ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 12:04 pm


'Newcomer' pupils on the rise in Northern Ireland - BBC News

'Newcomer' pupils on the rise in Northern Ireland  BBC News

Almost one in every 20 schoolchildren in Northern Ireland is a 'newcomer', the Department of Education has said. A newcomer is a pupil who is often originally ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 5:28 am


Brexit overshadows Northern Ireland negotiations - Financial Times

Brexit overshadows Northern Ireland negotiations  Financial Times

In a civil *service* office overshadowed by the mothballed Stormont parliament building, where schoolchildren on guided tours are as common a sight as ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 3:01 am


New prime minister must end ban on same-sex marriages in Northern Ireland, LGBT campaigners say - iNews

New prime minister must end ban on same-sex marriages in Northern Ireland, LGBT campaigners say  iNews

Campaigners are calling for the UK's new prime minister to remove a ban on same-sex couples marrying in Northern Ireland. The demands come on the back of.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 11:00 pm


Parish nurse Jennifer Gault is a first in Northern Ireland - BBC News

Parish nurse Jennifer Gault is a first in Northern Ireland  BBC News

It's a model of nursing that exists all over the world, but has arrived in Northern Ireland for the first time. Jennifer Gault, from Limavady, County Londonderry, has ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 10:11 am


UK Innovation Survey 2017: Northern Ireland Results - GOV.UK

UK Innovation Survey 2017: Northern Ireland Results  GOV.UK

This report presents results from the Northern Ireland element of the UK Innovation Survey (UKIS) 2017. This is the tenth such survey, and covers the three-year ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 8:48 am


Domestic abuse law: 'No excuse' for Northern Ireland delays - BBC News

Domestic abuse law: 'No excuse' for Northern Ireland delays  BBC News

There is "no excuse" for long delays in implementing measures to help victims of domestic violence and abuse in Northern Ireland, a report has found.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 5:31 am


Game of Thrones prequel filming locations pop up in Northern Ireland - Metro.co.uk

Game of Thrones prequel filming locations pop up in Northern Ireland  Metro.co.uk

The Game of Thrones prequel has brought the franchise home to Northern Ireland as filming gets underway. According to a new report in The Belfast Telegraph, ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 4:48 am


APPOINTMENTS TO THE EQUALITY COMMISSION FOR NORTHERN IRELAND - GOV.UK

APPOINTMENTS TO THE EQUALITY COMMISSION FOR NORTHERN IRELAND  GOV.UK

Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Rt. Hon Karen Bradley MP, has today announced the appointment of Geraldine McGahey to be the new Deputy Chief ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 6:13 pm


With no government at Stormont, public services in Northern Ireland are slowly decaying - New Statesman

With no government at Stormont, public services in Northern Ireland are slowly decaying  New Statesman

Northern Ireland hasn't had a government for more than two years – leaving many people without a voice.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 6:40 am


No Deal would mean ” a blockade” of Northern Ireland. Is anybody listening? Does anybody care? - Slugger O'Toole

No Deal would mean ” a blockade” of Northern Ireland. Is anybody listening? Does anybody care?  Slugger O'Toole

David Sterling, head of the Northern Ireland civil *service*. Tony Connelly RTE's ace Europe editor, has pulled together in its full awfulness the impact of No Deal ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 1:43 pm


Only people from Northern Ireland will understand these 16 photographs - Belfast Newsletter

Only people from Northern Ireland will understand these 16 photographs  Belfast Newsletter

The fabric that makes Northern Ireland so utterly unique is as esoteric as it can get.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Growing thirst for Northern Ireland Whiskey overseas - GOV.UK

Growing thirst for Northern Ireland Whiskey overseas  GOV.UK

Distilleries in Northern Ireland are sparking a renaissance of Irish Whiskey – now the fastest growing premium spirit category in the world, with exports set to ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 1:36 pm


Northern Ireland manufacturing sees strong growth - BBC News

Northern Ireland manufacturing sees strong growth  BBC News

Manufacturing is likely to have been boosted by firms increasing output ahead of the original Brexit date.

Published on 13 June 2019 | 10:25 am


No deal is 'extremely serious' for Northern Ireland, warns Tory MP - The Guardian

No deal is 'extremely serious' for Northern Ireland, warns Tory MP  The Guardian

The consequences of Britain crashing out of the EU without a deal would be “extremely serious” for Northern Ireland, Tom Tugendhat, the chair of the foreign ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Health budget in Northern Ireland 'not sustainable' - BBC News

Health budget in Northern Ireland 'not sustainable'  BBC News

NI's health *service* funding model is unsustainable, according to the health department's top civil servant. It costs £26 billion a year to run NI but only £17 billion ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Aaron Hughes: Former Northern Ireland skipper retires after win over Belarus - BBC Sport

Aaron Hughes: Former Northern Ireland skipper retires after win over Belarus  BBC Sport

Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis pays tribute to former skipper Aaron Hughes, who retires from football after the side's win over Belarus.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Northern Ireland businesses warned over no-deal Brexit - The Guardian

Northern Ireland businesses warned over no-deal Brexit  The Guardian

A no-deal Brexit will create severe problems for Northern Irish businesses and oblige the Republic of Ireland to build border inspection posts, a report has said.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Belarus 0-1 Northern Ireland: Late Paddy McNair strike makes it four wins from four - BBC Sport

Belarus 0-1 Northern Ireland: Late Paddy McNair strike makes it four wins from four  BBC Sport

Northern Ireland top Euro 2020 qualifying Group C with four wins from four as Paddy McNair's late winner gives them a 1-0 win over Belarus.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Poland's painful past has lessons for Northern Ireland visitors - BBC News

Poland's painful past has lessons for Northern Ireland visitors  BBC News

Learning lessons from the past and exploring shared histories has been at the centre of a peace-funded project involving people from the Armagh, Portadown ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Euro 2020 qualifiers: Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill praises his players' resilience - BBC Sport

Euro 2020 qualifiers: Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill praises his players' resilience  BBC Sport

Michael O'Neill praises Northern Ireland's goalscorers for putting club difficulties behind them to help fire his side to victory over Estonia.

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Northern Ireland police officers reject Mordaunt's call for Troubles amnesty - The Guardian

Northern Ireland police officers reject Mordaunt's call for Troubles amnesty  The Guardian

Police Federation chair says no one should be above the law, placing him at odds with defence secretary.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Cross-border births slump in Northern Ireland - BBC News

Cross-border births slump in Northern Ireland  BBC News

The number of babies born in NI to mothers from the Republic of Ireland drops by 75% in 10 years.

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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